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Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports that free agent LB Ernie Sims visited with the Cardinals.
This comes just a few days after HC Bruce Arians mentioned that he would like to add some extra depth at inside linebacker.
Reports from earlier in the week mentioned that Daryl Washington could end up being suspended for longer than initially expected for violating the league’s personal conduct policy, so it wouldn’t be a bad idea to play it safe and sign another veteran ahead of training camp.
Sims, 29, spent the past two years with the Cowboys, but hasn’t found any reported interest before this as an unrestricted free agent.
Last year, he appeared in 12 games for Dallas and totaled 42 tackles and a forced fumble.
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Arizona Cardinals defensive lineman Darnell Dockett has made it a regularity to wear different facemasks almost every year during OTA’s and training camp. Dockett has also been known for his particularly entertaining unique personality and has once more proven that with the picture below. He debuted this gleamingly slick helmet design at OTA’s on Thursday. Photo credit: azcardinals...
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According to NFL.com Larry Fitzgerald is the best player in Arizona Cardinals history and Cardinals fans surely agree. The 11 year veteran has over 11,000 career yards receiving and 87 touchdowns in his career and is far from finished. All statistics aside, Fitzgerald is a definitive locker room leader and guides his teammates with his on field play....
Arizonal Cardinals ILB Daryl Washington has certainly made his own bed, and he'll be lying in it for at least one year, the NFL announced Friday, via NFL.com's Gregg Rosenthal.
The suspension, for violating the league's Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse, is effective immediately.
Washington was suspended four games last season for violating the same policy...
Last year, Cardinals defensive lineman Darnell Dockett showcased a sick looking facemask in the offseason. The NFL then put a restriction on how many bars a player can feature on their mask before they need a written note from a doctor.
Check out Dockett’s new grill below.
I wonder if the NFL will let Dockett wear it during games. They don’t institute uniform and equipment...
The one-year-minimum suspension for Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington means that previously he had been in Stage 3 of the substance-abuse program. Which means that he was subject to up to 10 drug tests per months. Which means that he was one failed test away from a minimum one-year absence.
Which means the Cardinals knew. Which means their decision to trigger a $10 million...
It looks as though another one of the stud linebackers in the NFL has bit the dust. Just days after Sean Lee suffered a season ending knee injury, it appears as though the Arizona Cardinals have lost Daryl Washington for the season as well.
Washington’s absence will not be due to injury. Washington violated the league’s Substances of Abuse Policy for an apparent positive test...
PHOENIX – The NFL has suspended Arizona Cardinals inside linebacker Daryl Washington for one year for violating the league’s substance abuse policy.
The punishment, announced Friday, was for substance abuse and did not mention his recent guilty plea to assaulting his ex-girlfriend.
Washington, in a statement released by his agent, says the penalty was for marijuana, and that...
Eight years into his tenure as commissioner of the NFL, Roger Goodell has established himself as a king of personal conduct prosecution. He’s a no-nonsense leader who has at times even punished players for alleged indiscretions that didn’t even progress through the legal system (see: Roethlisberger, Ben).
And for anyone who was expecting Goodell to start to ease up as he transitions...
It looks like Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington will miss the entire 2014 NFL season due to a suspension according to Mike Jurecki. Details are still emerging on why Washington will be suspended.
BREAKING: I’ve been told #Cardinals LB Daryl Washington will miss the ENTIRE 2014 season. Spoke with a player who confirmed the news.
— Mike Jurecki (@mikejurecki) May 30, 2014...
Philip Rivers isn't a quarterback any defense wants to face without its best players.
The Cardinals, however, will lack two standout linebackers when Rivers and the Chargers visit in September to open the season Sept. 8.
Having already lost Karlos Dansby to the Browns in free agency, Arizona was counting on Daryl Washington, a Pro Bowler in 2012, to lead its defense.
The Cardinals worst fears have apparently been confirmed. Inside linebacker Daryl Washington has been suspended for the entire season after pleading guilty in March to assaulting the mother of his child, FOX Sports 910's Mike Jurecki reported Friday morning.
âª#Cardinalsâ¬ LB Daryl Washington will be suspended for the entire 2014 season...
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Another NFL player goes down to the tune of substance abuse. Arizona Cardinals‘ linebacker Daryl Washington will be suspended by the NFL for violating the substance abuse policy for the second time. The league is reporting that Washington will be suspended for at least one-year. He will miss the entire...
We’re in the middle of OTAs and there are questions that the Arizona Cardinals must answer in order to finalize their personnel and get themselves ready for the upcoming season. Let’s take a look at the top five of them here.
5. How is Tyrann Mathieu’s knee doing?
The Arizona secondary would get a big boost if Mathieu would be healthy for the first week of the regular season...
This would be a huge blow to an Arizona Cardinals team that is looking to take the next step and compete with the big boys in the NFC West in 2014. According to Mike Jurecki of Fox Sports, linebacker Daryl Washington will miss the entire 2014 season.
It is not yet known whether this is due to injury or suspension.
Washington was suspended the first...
According to Mike Jurecki of Fox Sports 910, the Arizona Cardinals are going to be without their star linebacker Daryl Washington for the entire 2014 season. Washington who was arrested and charged with two counts of assault back in 2013 will now face a stern punishment from the league office. Jurecki took questions on Twitter […]