Archive for the ‘Arizona Cardinals’ Category

Adrian Peterson: I look forward to another season in 2018

Friday, December 15th, 2017

The Cardinals haven’t made a formal announcement of running back Adrian Peterson‘s move to injured reserve, but Peterson has confirmed that his season is over. Peterson gave a statement to Josina Anderson of ESPN after learning he will not be returning to action after going for further medical opinions on his injured neck. In addition to thanking the Cardinals for acquiring him from the Saints and giving him a chance to run as a lead back, Peterson also touched on his plans for the future.

Adrian Peterson put on injured reserve, what’s next for legendary RB?

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Peterson’s season is over, and it’s tough to figure out what happens next. ESPN’s Adam Schefter said the Arizona Cardinals will put Peterson on injured reserve with a neck injury. After a trade to the Cardinals, Peterson had a few bright moments. In his first game with the Cardinals he had 134 yards and two touchdowns.

Cardinals’ Chandler Jones having big year in desert

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Ask outside linebacker Chandler Jones if the millions the Arizona Cardinals invested in him was money well spent. Maybe it's gone unnoticed nationally on a mediocre team in the desert, but Jones is having a monster season. Entering this week's play, Jones leads the NFL in sacks (14), tackles for loss (24) and quarterback hits (27).

Robert Griffin III says he turned down offers from Cardinals, Ravens

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

What if the onetime Redskins franchise savior hadn’t gotten injured? What if then-Washington coach Mike Shanahan hadn’t tried to bring him back too soon? What if RG3 wasn’t used as a pawn between ownership and coaching staff?

Marcus Mariota ‘got an earful’ from his mom for being rude to the media

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Following that performance, Mariota was short with reporters during his postgame news conference. “Real quick, I want to say I am sorry for the way handled the press conference,” Mariota said per the Titans team website. Mariota said he was “pissed” after the loss and reiterated Wednesday how upset he was with the way he played.

‘Skins aim to snap skid vs. wounded Cardinals

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

The Washington Redskins' goal for the remaining three weeks is to stop a disappointing season from becoming a disastrous one. Officially out of the playoff race and losers of two straight games to the Dallas Cowboys and San Diego Chargers by a combined score of 68-27, the Redskins (5-8) now face three teams with losing records, beginning with the Arizona Cardinals (6-7) on Sunday at FedEx Field. The bad losses have only magnified the talk about the long-term value of quarterback Kirk Cousins and the future of the free agent to be.

Patrick Peterson on team injuries: Have to ‘stay mentally together’

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson joins "NFL Total Access" to talk about the Cardinals Week 15 matchup against the Washington Redskins.

Diminutive Williams defies odds as NFL running back

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Kerwynn Williams has defied the odds, over and over. Consistently told he was too small, Williams kept working, from practice squad, to being released, to practice squad again and to the active roster. ''That's pretty much what I've relied on my whole life,'' Williams said after the Arizona Cardinals practiced Wednesday.

How to Raise an NFL Player: A Conversation with Larry Fitzgerald Sr.

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

For the 2017-18 NFL season, Gillette is partnering with select fathers of NFL players and Fatherly to celebrate the proud moment when a player steps onto the professional football field for the first time, and the hard work and dedication required of their families. It’s safe to say Larry Fitzgerald Sr. is a proud parent. How did Larry Fitzgerald Sr., a longtime sportswriter based in Minnesota, raise such an outstanding athlete and citizen?

Week 15 Fantasy Busts: Tyreek, DeMarco, Green to have owners tilting

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Week 15 Fantasy Lames: Petty, Anderson won’t rekindle 2016 magic Each week the Noise highlights 10 somewhat un-obvious names whom he believes are destined to implode leave egg on his face. To qualify, each player must be started in at least 50 percent