Found October 28, 2011 on Cardinals Locker:
The Arizona Cardinals have lost five games in a row and they have not looked good on the road so far this year.  The Ravens are going to be in a foul mood after losing at Jacksonville last week.  The Ravens are 3-0 at home and they have outscored their opponents 98-38 so far this year.  Here is a look at the matchups in this game: When the Cardinals have the ball:  With Chris Wells likely out for this weekend’s game with the Ravens, Alfonso Smith will move into the starting lineup.  Smith will likely have a tough day as the Ravens are only giving up 85.8 yards rushing per game and 3.3 yards per carry.  Kevin Kolb might not have a lot of time to throw the ball but he’s going to also have to be careful.  I have a feeling the safety Ed Reed will be giving whichever corner is on Larry Fitzgerald help over the top.  Kolb will need to throw to other receivers to make the Ravens pay for overplaying Fitzgerald.  That means that Early Doucet and Rob Housler are going to need to step up this ...

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