Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/11/14
The Arizona Cardinals are off to their best start in 38 years despite a ground game that isn't keeping pace. Even though the Cardinals are one of three 4-0 teams in the NFL, their running game ranks 29th out of 32 teams at 68 yards per game. Only Dallas, Pittsburgh and Oakland are worse. While the Cardinals say they're happy to be winning regardless of the statistics, quarterback Kevin Kolb and guard Daryn Colledge know that the running game needs to get going to give the team a more balanced attack as the season moves into November and December. ''It's a big point of emphasis for us,'' Kolb said after practice on Tuesday, ''and we know that we're going to have to have it, especially come later on in the season. That's a big part of the game as people start to get banged up and we get later on in the cold weather months.'' Arizona managed just 28 yards on the ground on 15 attempts in Sunday's 24-21 overtime victory over Miami, an average of 1.9 yards per carry. For the season, ...
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