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TEMPE, Ariz. The cynical view is that the Cardinals wasted a first-round draft pick on wide receiver Michael Floyd. With how badly the Cards need help on their offensive line, and with how little Floyd has impacted the offense this season, why shop for luxury when you still have basic needs to fill?
But that view is also short-sighted and short on evidence, with only the first nine games of the season to support the claim. Floyd cant do anything about those nine games -- or the play of the offensive line -- but he will have the opportunity to change perceptions over the final seven games of the season.
Michaels been playing well, coach Ken Whisenhunt said Tuesday. Hes going to be worked into our offense more. Thats deservedly so.
It doesnt matter whether youre a first-round pick or a free agent. If you do well enough and youve earned the chance to play, then youre going to play. That sends the right message for your team when that happens.
Whisenhunt certainly isnt unique amon...
BEST OF MAXIM
Former Ohio State and Arizona Cardinals wide receiver David Boston is facing up to 3 years in prison after pleading guilty in a West Palm Beach court Tuesday.
He was charged last year with punching a woman in the head. Police say he was drunk at his Boca Raton home when he punched the woman twice in the head. The woman needed 10 stitiches!
He'll hear his fate at a December...
Arizona Cardinals rookie wideout Michael Floyd will see his playing time increase, according to coach Ken Whisenhunt.Fantasy Spin:At this point we can't see Floyd getting enough opportunities to have any fantasy value this season. He's still sitting behind Larry Fitzgerald, Andre Roberts and Early Doucet. And of course his quarterback is either John Skelton or Kevin Kolb.
The news keeps getting worse for the reeling Arizona Cardinals.
Updating a previous story, Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker O'Brien Schofield will miss the rest of the season with an injured left ankle.
Schofield, a fourth round draft pick out of Wisconsin in 2010, was hurt in the Cardinals' 31-17 loss to the Green Bay Packers last Sunday. The injury was originally...
Cardinals HC Ken Whisenhunt told reporters on Monday that he expects to have QB Kevin Kolb back “sooner rather than later,” but wouldn’t offer a specific timetable for his return, per Darren Urban.
Kolb has been out for a few weeks now with a number of injuries. Since John Skelton has taken over, Arizona has dropped four straight games with Skelton producing 2 passing touchdowns...
Cardinals RB Beanie Wells told reporters that there’s “no doubt” he will be back in time for the team’s Week 12 matchup against the St Louis Rams, via AzCardinals.com.
Wells was placed on IR with the designation to return and could return to practice as soon as Wednesday. Arizona has their bye this weekend and considering that Wells will not be available for Week 11, La’Rod...
Washington State is having a tough season. We knew that Mike Leach was taking over a tough job but with reports of mutiny and a 2-7 record(0-6 in conference) things are getting weird out there in Pullman. I’m actually hoping the team gets better so that we can get more Mike Leach but they have The post Video: Full Bizare Mike Leach Press Conference appeared first on No Coast Bias.
Unquiet on the Western Front.
A Few Small Repairs.
Arizona head football coach Rich Rodriguez promises to work of the Wildcats issues with getting penalties. (The Tuscon Citizen)
Running Out of Days?
Avinash Kunnath wonders if USC defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin may be on the Hot Seat after two big back-to-back losses to Arizona and Oregon. (Pacific Takes)
OVER THE PAST several weeks, Washington State coach Mike Leach has publicly criticized his football players. The Cougars are 2-7 and deserve criticism, but coaches typically yell at their players at practice or rip them in private. They don’t berate them in front of the media.