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With Week One in the books, the NFL is ready to get moving on Week Two beginning with the Bears vs. Packers matchup tonight. The AFC East is saving its action for Sunday, with a trio of 1:00 matchups and one tilt going at 4:25 (EDT). There aren’t any divisional games going on, so here’s a look at what all four teams are going up against this week.Patriots Get a Gift?After an easy win against a Titans team breaking in a new quarterback, New England gets a visit from a team who can’t decide which old quarterback they want to roll with.Arizona is likely to start Kevin Kolb against the Patriots after John Skelton struggled and was eventually injured. Kolb, who had lost his job to Skelton after a mediocre 2011 that ended with injury and an even more mediocre 2012 preseason, put forward the best performance by a Cardinal quarterback since Kurt Warner with his relief performance against Seattle, going 6 of 8 for 66 yards and a touchdown to lead the team to victory.New England could have...
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I’ve been well put on the record here on the Pigskin Report in my beliefs that Kevin Kolb, despite playing for my beloved Alma mater at the University of Houston, is not a starting quarterback in this league. But after starting Sunday as an overpaid backup and finishing as an unsung hero, he has the chance to prove me, and many others, dead wrong.
After getting beat out for...
As if the quarterback situation in Arizona couldn’t get any more uncertain, it did when John Skelton went down with what’s being called a low-ankle sprain. Now, Kevin Kolb gets another chance at being the starter.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Cardinals will go with Kevin Kolb as there starting quarterback for this week’s game against the Patriots, Since John Skelton is dealing with a sprained ankle.
Cardinals plan to start Kevin Kolb on Sunday vs. New England Patriots.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 13, 2012
If Kolb ends up getting injured this week, we may see Ryan Lindley.
CARDINALS vs. PATRIOTS (Sept 16 1 PM ET)
The Cardinals have their work cut out for them in this non-conference match up facing the Patriots in their house. Kevin Kolb will make the start and gets yet another chance to show he should be THE man under center.
No shock that the Pats struggled on pass defense in their season opener, but Brady was solid, Stevan Ridley gained 125...
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt is having fun with this less-than-suspenseful quarterback decision.
Despite the fact that Week 1 starter John Skelton missed Wednesdays and Thursdays practices and was able to do only rehab work Friday with his walking boot off, Whisenhunt had this to say when asked if the Cardinals had a starting quarterback for Sundays game against...
It is Friday and Darrelle Revis is STILL NOT cleared for contact after suffering a concussion against the Bills in week 1. Revis admits that it felt like he was in a “fog” all week.
Revis said he feels pretty good now and wants to play, but what player do you know ever said that they don’t want to play.
He said he would go out there with a broken leg and I believe him...
Arizona Cardinals (1-0) at New England Patriots (0-1)
Kevin Kolb looked good in relief of an injured John Skelton last week, leading the game winning drive to beat the Seahawks, but the Seahawks are a mediocre to average team that always seems to flop on the road. The Patriots in Foxboro are going to obviously be a much tougher challenge. The offense has taken on new dimensions with...
New York Jets head coached Rex Ryan told the Pittsburgh media on Wednesday during his conference call that All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis will not practice today as he continues to recover from the mild concussion that suffered in the Jets week 1 win against the Buffalo Bills.
Revis, who was kicked in the head by linebacker...
Arizona Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt is inching closer to acknowledging that Kevin Kolb will be the starting quarterback for Sunday's game at New England.
Whisenhunt said Thursday that ''it doesn't look great'' for John Skelton being able to play as he recovers from the ankle injury sustained in last Sunday's season opener against Seattle. Kolb relieved...
Final Score: 48-28 Jets. Yup. That’s what it says.
Absolutely maddening. Ridiculous. Severe lack of professionalism. What do these three phrases have in common? While most of you may be thinking it has to do with my 28-10 prediction heading into the game, calling into question why the hell I’m writing about the NFL in the first place, you could not be more wrong if you tried...
By BOB BAUM
AP Sports Writer
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt is inching closer to acknowledging that Kevin Kolb will be the starting quarterback for Sunday's game at New England.
"We still have time," Whisenhunt said. "It doesn't look great for John (Skelton) being able to play, but Kevin's had a very good week of practice and has...
The New England Patriots reached the Super Bowl last season despite a shaky defense, but that unit could be drastically improved if Week 1 is any indication.
Tom Brady's offense, meanwhile, appears as potent as ever.
The Patriots aim for another impressive all-around showing Sunday in their home opener against the Arizona Cardinals, who seem likely to have Kevin Kolb under...