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When the Rams last met the Arizona Cardinals, the birds stood atop the NFC West with a surprising 4-0 record. However, when we talked to Seth Cox of TSHQ at the time, he was not yet ready to start opening champagne bottles.
As it turns out, he was right to put the celebrations on hold. Since that Thursday night primetime matchup, the Cardinals have lost six games and two quarterbacks, and now limp back to the desert to host the Rams with a rookie under center and a lot of question marks about what the rest of the season has left.
At the same time, that 17-3 win for the Rams marked a high point on the season, and our team has a five-game winless streak of its own to worry about.
We come back to Seth for his perspective on this matchup, and what to expect from the last quarter of the season.
RamsHerd: With John Skelton benched and Kevin Kolb well past the manufacturer’s warranty, is Ryan Lindley the answer?
TSHQ: Lindley is definitely a tools guy, who I had thoug...
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The Arizona Cardinals have announced that quarterback Ryan
Lindley will make his first start this weekend against the St. Louis Rams due
to Kevin Kolb’s lingering rib injury and John Skelton’s ineffective play.
The Cardinals listed Kolb as questionable to play Sunday, as
he’s been limited at practice all week due to his rib injury. It’s not clear if
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Desperation has pushed Ryan Lindley into action.
The Arizona Cardinals' rookie quarterback will make his first career start Sunday against the St. Louis Rams with Kevin Kolb injured and John Skelton ineffective.
Skelton said he's frustrated with the situation.
"Obviously, losing six in a row is frustrating," Skelton told The Arizona Republic on Wednesday....
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