Archive for the ‘Arizona Cardinals’ Category

Casserly: Adrian Peterson is on a mission with Cardinals

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

NFL Media's Charley Casserly discusses whether or not Arizona Cardinals running back Adrian Peterson was misused with the New Orleans Saints.

FANTASY PLAYS: Adrian Peterson’s value never higher than now

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Adrian Peterson's fantasy value will never be higher than it is right now after his Arizona Cardinals debut. There's a good possibility that fantasy players who have him didn't put him in their Week 6 lineups to earn points off his 134 yards and two touchdowns. Peterson certainly has the potential to be a top 15 running back.

Buoyed by addition of Peterson, Cardinals head to London

Monday, October 16th, 2017

The Arizona Cardinals were in fine spirits as they boarded a plane for London on Monday, buoyed by the addition of Adrian Peterson and his impressive debut against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. There was a noticeable uptick in the team's energy and the home fans' enthusiasm from the time Peterson first touched the ball on Sunday. Five days after being acquired in a trade with New Orleans, Peterson rushed for 134 yards in Arizona's 38-33 victory over the Buccaneers.

Peterson gives Arizona a run game, Tampa rally falls short

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Amazing what a difference one man can make to an NFL team, especially if that man is Adrian Peterson. For five games, the Arizona Cardinals had the worst running game in the NFL. Then Peterson came to town.

Bucs QB Jameis Winston exits game with shoulder injury

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston has left the Bucs' game against the Arizona Cardinals with a shoulder injury. On third down of the opening possession of the game, Winston took a hit from Cardinals outside linebacker Chandler Jones and fell awkwardly onto his right shoulder. After the offense left the field, Winston was seen tossing the ball on the sideline to try to loosen his arm up, and he briefly returned to action.

The Latest: QB Siemian returns for second half

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian has returned for the second half after hurting his left shoulder while trying to make a tackle against the New York Giants. Siemian sat out the last series of the first half as trainers examined his non-throwing shoulder. Siemian threw two interceptions in the first half.

Answered prayer: Adrian Peterson scores on first drive with Cardinals

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Adrian Peterson said his prayers were answered when he was traded to the Arizona Cardinals. Maybe it was the Cardinals whose prayers were answered. Peterson gave the Cardinals’ running game more life in his first drive with the team than it had since David Johnson’s injury.

Fantasy football start/sit Week 6: What to do with Doug Martin

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin admitted to being tired in his first game of the season. Fantasy impact: Martin looked good in his return to action against the New England Patriots last week. The Cardinals present a much tougher matchup on the ground than New England however.

Jerry Jones takes part in meeting with Cowboys players about protest remarks

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Dallas Cowboys?owner Jerry Jones, in a meeting on Wednesday with players and coaches, said his stance on the national anthem protests was rooted in a desire to play the bad guy and deflect attention from the players, according to a source. In the meeting, Jones sought to ensure that players also saw the bigger picture regarding the business side of the situation, including concerns over TV ratings and sponsors, the source said. Some Cowboys players were frustrated by the recent comments from Jones, who took a knee and stood arm-in-arm with them prior to the playing of the national anthem before a game against the Arizona Cardinals on Sept. 25.

Adrian Peterson says his prayers were answered with trade to Arizona

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

To most people, New Orleans is a prime destination: fabulous food, great weather, and the debauchery of Bourbon Street. On Tuesday, the Saints traded Peterson, who was being used as the team’s third-string running back, to the Arizona Cardinals in exchange for a 2018 sixth-round draft pick. With Arizona, he should get far more touches, as the team has been looking for a featured back since losing David Johnson to injury in Week 1.