Archive for the ‘Arizona Cardinals’ Category

Murray: Playing for Cardinals? That would be nice

Monday, February 18th, 2019

NFL draft prospect Kyler Murray has admitted it "would be nice" to play for the Arizona Cardinals. Oklahoma product Murray has committed to pursuing a job as a starting quarterback in the NFL despite being selected by the Oakland Athletics in the first-round of the 2018 MLB Draft. While Murray does not appear to be banking on being selected by the Cardinals with the first pick in the upcoming draft, he would not mind playing for Arizona.

Josh Rosen’s turbulent offseason continues with Tesla crash

Sunday, February 17th, 2019

After rookie season to forget, Josh Rosen hasn't had the easiest offseason. The Arizona Cardinals fired head coach Steve Wilks and brought in offensively focused mind with no NFL coaching experience to speak of Kliff Kingsbury, whose past comments and shared agent with Kyler Murray led some to speculate the Cardinals could trade Rosen and draft Murray first overall. While that is very unlikely happen — Kingsbury has already gone out of his way to reiterate that the team is building around Rosen — it still probably hasn't been very enjoyable for Rosen.

Colts All-Pro LB Leonard, Bears RB Cohen honored

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Darius Leonard, the AP's Defensive Rookie of the Year, and Tarik Cohen have been honored by the Black College Football Hall of Fame as their top pro players for 2018. The award, announced Wednesday, recognizes the most outstanding professional football player from a historically black college and university. Arizona Cardinals safety Antoine Bethea was selected as the inaugural recipient in 2017.

Are Kliff Kinsbury, Cardinals Truly Committed to Josh Rosen Over Kyler Murray?

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

In light of rampant speculation that the Arizona Cardinals might trade Josh Rosen and draft Kyler Murray No. overall, the MMQB's Albert Breer separates fact from fiction.

Cardinals have no choice but to prop up Josh Rosen

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

On the surface, it makes no sense for any team to publicly limit its draft options. For teams with a young potential franchise quarterback in place, it makes plenty of sense to throw water on speculation that the young potential franchise quarterback could be supplanted by another young potential franchise quarterback. And so the Arizona Cardinals, amid speculation fueled by their new head coach's stated interest in making Kyler Murray the first pick in the draft from weeks before he became the coach of the team that earned the first pick in the draft, had no choice but to shout down the notion that Murray could be picked with Josh Rosen on the roster.

Kingsbury: Cardinals not planning to draft Murray

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Josh Rosen is Kliff Kingsbury's quarterback as the Arizona Cardinals head coach distanced himself from NFL draft prospect Kyler Murray. After the Cardinals' new coach took the job with Arizona and his team earned the number one pick in the 2019 NFL Draft, people started to wonder if Kingsbury would select quarterback Murray. Kingsbury dispelled that notion Tuesday, telling the Cardinals' website: "Josh [Rosen] is our guy."

Why Arizona’s Whisper Rock Golf Club was the real winner at Pebble Beach

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Phil Mickelson topped Paul Casey and Scott Stallings to win his 44th career PGA Tour title at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. But the Monday finish on the Monterey Peninsula could just as easily have been how the final leader board looks at their club championship. In a fun twist, all three PGA Tour winners are members at Arizona's Whisper Rock Golf Club.

Cardinals reiterate support for QB Josh Rosen, amid Kyler Murray speculation

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

The Arizona Cardinals had to make the media rounds Tuesday to confirm they still want a quarterback they drafted 10th overall last season, after it was speculated they'd draft Kyler Murray based on who he picked as his agent. Yep, we're in the NFL's silly season. Cardinals owner Michael Bidwill and new coach Kliff Kingsbury said Tuesday that Josh Rosen, last year's first-round pick, is still their quarterback.

Why Kyler Murray’s choice for NFL agent should make 49ers fans happy

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Though there is virtually no chance Murray is selected by the 49ers in the 2019 NFL Draft, the news of who will be representing the quarterback should make fans and the front office happy. Burkhardt is also the agent of none other than Kliff Kingsbury, also known as the head coach of the Arizona Cardinals. Or the same coach that said in October, 2018: "I'd take him with the first pick of the draft if I could."

Tiger’s involvement at the Genesis Open takes on new dimension as he hosts Celebrity Cup at Riviera

Monday, February 11th, 2019

Tiger Woods proved last year that he's not ready to be a ceremonial golfer. There are plenty of stars who can lay claim to being king of L.A., including current resident LeBron James. Woods still can, too, as evidenced by the A-list turnout for his inaugural Celebrity Cup on Monday at Riviera Country Club, site of this week's Genesis Open, of which Woods is host of and his foundation benefits from.