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NFL Injury Report:
The Arizona Cardinals could be without several key
contributors tonight when they attempt to keep their undefeated season going
against the St. Louis Rams. Defensive lineman Darnell Dockett, tight end Todd
Heap and running back LaRod Stephens-Howling will all be game-time decisions
tonight for the Cardinals as they entered the day listed as questionable.
Dockett is dealing with a hamstring injury that caused him
to miss Arizona’s Week 4 matchup against the Miami Dolphins. He’s listed as
questionable for tonight’s game after being limited in practice Wednesday.
Heap and Stephens-Howling were also limited during practice
Wednesday. Heap missed the past two games due to a knee injury, while
Stephens-Howling was out for Arizona’s win against Miami.
Stephens-Howling hasn’t gotten many carries this season, but
Heap did catch eight balls for 94 yards in the two games he has been able to
suit up for.
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John Skelton – remember him? It seems like a long time ago when he was the Arizona Cardinals' starting quarterback (week one actually). It does seem like a long time ago though. Anyway, Skelton, recovering from a low ankle sprain, may finally be healthy enough to be activated for Thursday's game against the St. Louis Rams. Skelton certainly won't start in place of Kevin...
The Arizona Cardinals are off to their best start in 38 years despite a ground game that isn't keeping pace.
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Denver, CO. Week 4 of the regular season was a little bit more normal, after a wild week 3 where there were several upsets. Yours truly went 11-4, as I am now a decent 40-23 for the season. My colleague, “Headline”, also went 11-4 and is a paltry 34-29 for the season. The byes are now starting to really hit, so let’s get on to the week 5 NFL picks……
J Simp’s Picks...
If Kevin Kolb goes up to each of his offensive lineman, and slaps them, they better not do anything back to him. Ever.Kolb was sacked nine times in last night's game in St. Louis. Nine times. And that doesn't count the number of times he threw under pressure and was tossed to the ground after the ball was out of his hands. Chris Long, the Rams defensive end standout, said...
Every Wednesday until the Super Bowl, Brian Billick will write a weekly column looking in-depth at different aspects of the modern NFL and will discuss experiences and insights he gained while coaching and broadcasting.
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When you casually reviewed the Thursday night schedule at the end of the preseason, I'm fairly certain that you whizzed right past this Week 5 matchup between the Rams and Cardinals. Sure, you were looking forward to tracking potential Larry Fitzgerald points.
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Thirty-eight years ago, the last time the Arizona Cardinals were 4-0, their home was St. Louis and they were known affectionately as the Big Red.
Nearly a quarter century since departing for the desert, they're on top of their game again.
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NFL Arizona Cardinals (-2.5) @ St. Louis Rams – 8:25PM In this week’s edition of NFL Thursday Night Football, the overachieving Arizona Cardinals go on the road to meet Sam Bradford and the St. Louis Rams. The Cards are currently 2.5 point favorites, while the total has moved to 39.5. Arizona is coming off a [...]
ARIZONA CARDINALS @ ST. LOUIS RAMS (+2)
I’m taking the Rams tonight. This is solely a situtional play for me here. 60% of the public likes the Cardinals. The Rams are at home twice in a row where they start the season 2-0. They found a win over the Seahawks and beat the Redskins at home thus far this year. The Cardinals aren’t going 16-0 and they should have lost to the Dolphins...