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According to a league source, the Arizona Cardinals have signed running back Alfonso Smith. Alfonso is a familiar face in Arizona as he played for the Cardinals for the past 2 seasons. Last season the former Kentucky Wildcat running back ran the ball 30 times for 102 yards and scored a touchdown. With the Cardinals unsure of the status of Beanie Wells and with Ryan Williams the only real healthy back, Smith could come in right away and contribute. He knows the system well, and the playbook so this could work out well. Keep an eye on him in deep fantasy football leagues.
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The Arizona Cardinals have placed running back Beanie Wells on the NFL's new injured reserve/designated for return list, meaning he won't be able to play in a game until Nov. 25.
Wells was injured in Sunday's 27-6 win over Philadelphia.
The new list requires Wells to stay out of practice until Nov. 7 and prohibits him from playing in a game until the Cardinals are home...
TEMPE, Ariz. Ryan Williams isnt changing much this week as he prepares to become the featured back in the Cardinals offense when they host the Miami Dolphins on Sunday at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Hydrate more, do a little bit more cardio, Williams said. Oh yeah, and Im doing some Epsom salt baths.
The latter could help reduce the swelling and pain from the added hits Williams...
Kevin Kolb seems firmly at the controls in Arizona, riding high with a Cardinals team off to a 3-0 start for the first time in 38 years.
Yet looming is a decision on whether he remains the starter, or the job goes back to John Skelton, who beat out Kolb in the preseason but has been sidelined by a sprained ankle since late in the season opener against Seattle.
Kolb came on to direct...
The Arizona Cardinals have placed oft injured running back Chris ‘Beanie’ Wells on the new ‘designated for return’ Injured Reserve list, meaning that Wells is ineligible to practice with the Cardinals for the next six weeks and cannot return to game action until week 12 at the earliest. While this is just more bad news for Wells, it is excellent news for his successor in...
The first place Arizona Cardinals. It has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?
Let's take a look at Arizona's report card based on their 27-6 thumping of the Philadelphia Eagles yesterday at University of Phoenix Stadium:
Grade: B +
Finally, the Red Birds showed a semblance of a running game. Ryan Williams had his best game as a pro, pacing the Cardinals with...
Cardinals running back Ryan Williams will carry the majority of the rushing workload while Beanie Wells (turf toe) is sidelined.Fantasy Spin:Williams will certain have a golden opportunity to show his stuff and become an every week fantasy starter. The Cardinals aren't going to throw the ball all over the lot, therefore holding down the starting spot could be a huge break for...
According to Kent Somers of the Sporting News, Cardinals quarterback Kevin Kolb is expected to hold on to the starting job even when John Skelton is healthy again, as long as he keeps winning.
I don’t see why Kolb should lose his job as long as he protects the football and the Cardinals keep on winning.
The first place Arizona Cardinals. It has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it? Let’s take a look at Arizona’s report card based on their 27-6 thumping of the Philadelphia Eagles yesterday at University of Phoenix Stadium: Offense Grade: B + Finally, the Red Birds showed a semblance of a running game. Ryan Williams had [...]
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STAY POSITIVE. That is the message Washington State coach Mike Leach is emphasizing after Saturday's stunning 35-34 loss against Colorado in the Pac-12 opener at Martin Stadium. Leach discussed that, the 7:30 p.m. Saturday contest against Oregon at CenturyLink Field and the emergence of a couple of freshmen during his Monday teleconference.
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Arizona Cardinals 27Philadelphia Eagles 6The Arizona Cardinals improved their record to 3-0 for the first time since 1974.Their victory in Week 3 over the Eagles was a convincing one.The Cardinals' defense has looked great so far, making the NFC West a little more even scaled than expected.Arizona Cardinals:Larry Fitzgerald finally had a game that is "Fitz worthy."...
The 1-2 Miami Dolphins will look to derail the Arizona Cardinals' undefeated season on Sunday at The University of Phoenix stadium in Arizona.The Dolphins are coming off a heartbreaking 23-20 OT loss to the Jets at home.Running back Reggie Bush was forced to leave the game with a knee injury and his status for this week's matchup against the Cardinals is uncertain.Dolphins...
THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF freshmen long have been a discussion point as Washington State continues through its rebuilding process. That was no different Tuesday morning as coach Mike Leach discussed the contributions some of his younger players have made during his weekly Pac-12 coaches teleconference.
Charles Davis, FOX Sports' lead college football analyst, joins Matt this week to discusses the controversy surrounding the NFL replacement referees and offers his insight on the Arizona Cardinals' 3-0. He also talks about why the SEC continues to be dominant and why he is so impressed with both new head coaches at ASU and Arizona.
Among his observations:
-- On the controversy...