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GLENDALE, Ariz. Jerraud Powers isnt the smallest cornerback in the NFL, but he still fields questions about his size.
Does it impact his durability? Does it affect his ability to tackle? Does it make it harder to cover big receivers?
"If you look around the league lately, there may be a trend toward taller corners like Seattle with (6-3 Richard) Sherman and (6-4 Brandon) Browner, but if you look at the history, its always been the 5-10 guy or even shorter," said Powers, who is generously listed at 5-10. "You still dont see too many Patrick Petersons out there, so if youve got ability and you can play, they cant deny you because of your size."
Size wasnt a consideration for Cardinals coach Bruce Arians when he pushed management to sign Powers in the offseason to a three-year, 10.5 million deal. Nor was Powers injury history, even though hes played in just 42 of a possible 64 NFL games due to an assortment of injuries.
"Sometimes, its just bad luck," Ari...
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GLENDALE, Ariz. Kerry Taylor doesnt feel like a rookie, but hes playing that role in the Cardinals locker room.
Because the players digs at University of Phoenix Stadium cant hold everyone on the 90-man training camp roster, and because they are rookies, the first-year guys are relegated to a separate locker room.
Taylor left Arizona State after the 2010 season and has bounced around...
Arizona Cardinals season ticket holder John Cutler was kicked out of Saturday’s preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys for asking his son to hold his beer.
Moments after handing his son a beverage to hold while he took a picture two undercover officers kicked them out of the stadium.
Officials said Cutler was should be happy he was just asked to leave the stadium.
(Eds: With AP Photo.) By BOB BAUM AP Sports Writer Rashard Mendenhall destroys the stereotype of a pro football player.
The Arizona running back writes poetry, studies all things spiritual and occasionally posts a blog on The Huffington Post.
Football is his job, and he says he is dedicated to it, but it does not define who he is.
Mendenhall has said his creativity off the field...
Arizona Cardinals games sound like a good time. You know, the kind of place where you can’t have your son hold your beer…
Just a day after being released by the Lions, receiver Mike Thomas signed with the Cardinals on Tuesday, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. Less than a year ago, the Lions acquired Thomas from the Jaguars in exchange for a 2014 fifth round pick.
One thing is crystal clear, Steve Keim and Bruce Arians will try to improve the Cardinals roster no matter what time of the season it may be. The Cardinals signed kicker Dan Carpenter early Wednesday, according to a number of media sources.
Former longtime Dolphins kicker, Dan Carpenter, was signed by the Arizona Cardinals to a one-year deal. He will battle incumbent veteran Jay Feely who has played extremely well in Arizona for the past couple of seasons going 68 of 79 and 5 for 7 from beyond fifty yards. Feely missed a chip-shot FG this past week which could be why the Cardinals elected to bring in some competition...
At this point it's actually quite simple for Arizona Cardinals running back Ryan Williams.
He needs to get on the field and the sooner the better.
A second-round pick of the team's in 2011 Williams has battled injuries pretty much from the get-go. His latest ailment a right knee injury has caused him to miss practices over the last few weeks as well as both of the team...
If you Google search Fozzy Whittaker, you'll see he's a former UT halfback who went undrafted in 2012 and spent his rookie year on the Cardinals' practice squad before following Ken Whisenhunt to San Diego. But ask the man and you will find there is much more to his story -- he's Captain America.
GLENDALE, Ariz. Bruce Arians has trumpeted competition at every position this training camp. That even applies to the kicker.
The Cardinals were in the process of signing former Dolphins kicker Dan Carpenter on Wednesday to compete with Jay Feely for the job, FOX Sports' Mike Garafolo reported.
If youre looking for juicy storylines, how about this? As an undrafted rookie in...