Posts Tagged ‘Arizona Cardinals’

Fantasy football, Week 7: Who to start and sit across the NFL

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Check out our weekly starts/sits advice for help setting your fantasy lineups in Week 7. With Week 7 arriving, it’s time for our weekly start/sit advice for the toughest calls facing your fantasy football lineups. This week we only have a couple teams on bye.

Rams play at ‘home’ in London against Cardinals

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Considering the Rams have only won twice at home since moving their franchise to Los Angeles for the start of the 2016 season, perhaps it was wise to stay on the road all week as they prepared for their "home" game in London, England, on Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. "I don't think we should ever play at home," joked running back Todd Gurley, noting the Rams are 3-0 on the road this season and 1-2 at home. The Rams (4-2) decided to stay in Jacksonville, Fla., after their 27-17 victory over the Jaguars.

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.