Posts Tagged ‘Arizona Cardinals’

‘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.

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

Gruden seeks to move on, get Redskins prepared for Cardinals

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Jay Gruden believes he and his staff need to do a better job of preparing Washington players to compete and the coach plans to address concerns some of Redskins expressed this week. Gruden is once again on the defensive about his team's pre-game preparations with Washington coming off consecutive blowout losses that dropped the Redskins to 5-8 and destroyed even their faintest playoff hopes. Safety D.J. Swearinger has twice this season said practices were too lackadaisical and that players weren't prepared, most recently after a 30-13 loss Sunday at the Los Angeles Chargers.

Cardinals’ defense shuts down Titans in 12-7 victory

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

The Arizona Cardinals didn't get much offense against Tennessee. The Cardinals held the Titans (8-5) to 204 yards, just 65 on the ground, in a 12-7 victory on Sunday that knocked Tennessee out of first place in the AFC South. The Cardinals (6-7) intercepted Marcus Mariota twice in the second half, once to stop a scoring threat and later to set up one of Phil Dawson's four field goals.

Week 13: NFC Targets & Touches

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

Targets and Touches will only have players’ six most recent games, regardless of whether they were active or on a bye. The most recent target/touch will be on the right side. I also decided to add carries inside the five-yard line for running backs rather

Now 5-1 at home, Titans face regular season’s last road trip

Monday, December 4th, 2017

Winning nine of their last 10 games at home gives the Tennessee Titans every reason not to look forward to their final road trip of the regular season. The Titans leave Friday for Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals, and they won't return to Tennessee until after playing the 49ers in San Francisco on Dec. 17. This will be the first time coach Mike Mularkey has taken this approach, but he said Monday the Titans researched the topic heavily this offseason.

Rams special teams shine in win over Cardinals

Monday, December 4th, 2017

Much has been made of the offensive eruption of second-year quarterback Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams under first-year coach Sean McVay. Add special teams to Los Angeles' strengths, as evidenced by that unit's performance in Sunday's 32-16 victory over the Arizona Cardinals. Michael Brockers blocked Phil Dawson's try for a 45-yard field goal that would have cut the Los Angeles lead to seven points early in the fourth quarter.

Rams special teams shine in win over Cardinals

Monday, December 4th, 2017

Much has been made of the offensive eruption of second-year quarterback Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams under first-year coach Sean McVay. Add special teams to Los Angeles' strengths, as evidenced by that unit's performance in Sunday's 32-16 victory over the Arizona Cardinals. Michael Brockers blocked Phil Dawson's try for a 45-yard field goal that would have cut the Los Angeles lead to seven points early in the fourth quarter.