Found October 30, 2012 on
Fox Sports Arizona:
San Francisco 49ers
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Never mind that the Cardinals offense looked as inept as ever Monday night -- that's old news.
The story of the Cards' 24-3 loss to the 49ers was a sloppy, porous defense that failed a big test and helped push the team's season another step toward the proverbial cliff.
"This was a big test for us tonight, and you saw how it went for us," coach Ken Whisenhunt said. "We didn't get the job done, so it's disappointing, to say the least."
Make no mistake: The Arizona offense deserves the brunt of the blame for Monday night's loss, the team's fourth straight. Quarterback John Skelton was off target all night, throwing high, low, left and right of receivers. He finished 32 of 52 with 290 yards and an interception. Only 72 of those yards came in the first half as San Francisco took control of the game.
The Cardinals could not make much happen on the ground either, gaining just six yards in the first half and going almos...
BEST OF MAXIM
Merriam-Webster's Dictionary defines Turmoil as:
"A state or condition of extreme confusion, agitation, or commotion."
It defines Controversy as:
"A discussion marked especially by the expression of opposing views : dispute."
So what can we call the situations in San Diego, Philadelphia, Dallas, Kansas City and Arizona?
Ken Whisenhunt will be let...
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- The Cardinals will be without starting right guard Adam Snyder and cornerback Greg Toler for Monday night's game against the 49ers.
Snyder sustained a quadriceps injury in the team's 21-14 loss at Minnesota eight days ago and was inactive after being listed as questionable Saturday. Rich Ohrnberger replaced him in the starting lineup. Toler missed...
Now that the season is at its halfway point, it is easier to get an accurate reading of how good a team really is. The Arizona Cardinals however may be one of the few exceptions to that thinking because of their very inconsistent play. They started out the season hot, winning their first four games on their way to becoming a potential Super Bowl contender because of how well...
PULLMAN–The Cougs haven’t won many football games this season, but Mike Leach has won over plenty of reporters with his non-stop collection of lively quotes. Leach’s blunt appraisal of his players doesn’t go over well with some fans, and reporters bristle when he routinely shows up late for press conferences or post-game media sessions. When Leach does arrive, however, it’s...
HIT 'EM UP
Earlier, we showed you a massive hit from a CFL game on Saturday, and asked, "Football hit of the year?" Well, we just got another "football hit of the year" contender in the Monday Night Football game between the Arizona Cardinals and San Francisco 49ers. Watch 49ers safety Dashon Goldson absolutely crush Cardinals wide receiver Early Doucet (video via Cosby...
The 49ers dominated in the desert, crushing the Cardinals on Monday night for the world to see. Can anyone catch the reigning NFC West champs?