Found September 20, 2013 on Fantasy Football Champs:
Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald (hamstring) returned to practice Friday.Fantasy Spin:Cardinals coach Bruce Arians decided to hold Fitzgerald off the practice field Wednesday and Thursday even though the receiver wanted to be on the field. He's expected to play Sunday against the Saints and should be started in all leagues.

Cardinals injury report: Larry Fitzgerald, Rashard Mendenhall non-participants in practice

The Arizona Cardinals appear to have potentially serious health concerns on the offensive side of the ball heading into week 3, according to their official team web site. All-Pro wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has been a non-participant in practice all week as he has been struggling with a tweaked hamstring that he sustained in last weekends game against the Detroit Lions. Though...

Cardinals' WR Larry Fitzgerald confident he'll play this Sunday despite "questionable" game-status

The Arizona Cardinals official injury report lists star wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald as “questionable” for this weekend’s game. However, Fitzgerald himself seems quite confident that he will play, according to's Bob McManaman. The All-Pro was quoted as saying that he was a full practice participant on Thursday despite conflicting reports stating that he...

Will the Cardinals Offense Make it a Shootout Against the Saints?

  Carson Palmer and the Arizona Cardinals offense is beginning to run smoother each time out.  Against the Lions, the offense fixed some of the offensive line issues which cost them the game the week before.  The offense may not have put up a ton of yards or points in their win, but the rhythm and purpose was there.  This week the offense comes up against a revamped New Orleans...

Cardinals May Need Some Bayou Magic Against New Orleans

  The Arizona Cardinals enter Sunday’s game in New Orleans as 9 point underdogs.  Conventional wisdom is that the home team is spotted a touchdown when coming up with who is giving or receiving points.  If that holds true, we could be in for a tight game tomorrow.  Can the Cardinals down the Saints on the road? It’s become a constant theme so far during the first two games...

Cardinals at Saints: injury report

The St. Louis Cardinals travel to the Big Easy on Sunday for a week 3 matchup with Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints. The latest injury report: Arizona CardinalsQuestionable: Wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (hamstring), running back Rashard Mendenhall (toe) [indications out of Arizona are that both will be in the lineup, per Pro Football Talk]. Out: Linebacker Kevin Minter...

Arizona's Mathieu goes home in redemption, triumph

The Honey Badger is going home in a mixture of triumph and redemption. Two games into his pro career, Tyrann Mathieu already has proven he can play in the NFL. Now he heads to New Orleans, where his Arizona Cardinals face the Saints on Sunday. The diminutive, dynamic defensive back says he wants to change the minds of those in his hometown who wrote him off as a failure after he...

Cardinals rookies seizing CBA-created opportunity

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Take a look at the snap count for some of the Cardinals' rookies in Sunday's 25-21 win over the Detroit Lions. Defensive back Tyrann Mathieu played 53 snaps, safety Tony Jefferson played 47, running back Andre Ellington played 18, receiver Kerry Taylor played 17 and receiver Jaron Brown played 13. Can you imagine that happening under former coach Ken Whisenhunt...

Rashard Mendenhall Not Practicing Thursday

Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall (toe) missed practice again Thursday, according to Darren Urban of Spin:Mendenhall has to be considered questionable for Sunday's game. Fantasy owners should add backup Andre Ellington, who had 62 yards and a touchdown on six touches last week.

Rashard Mendenhall Returns To Practice Friday

Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall (toe) returned to practice Friday.Fantasy Spin:Mendenhall is listed as questionable but he's expected to start and is a strong flex play or even a RB2 in 12-team leagues with all the running back injuries this week.

Week three preview: Arizona Cardinals travel to New Orleans

(photo credit: David Drapkin/AP) Setting the stage It never gets any easier in the National Football League. After notching his first win as head coach, Bruce Arians had very little time to celebrate, as week three pits the Birdgang against the imposing New Orleans Saints, off to a 2-0 start after ending last season 7-9. Last week, the Saints pulled out a close one against the division...

Ndamukong Suh says he’s a bee that won’t be deterred from honey hole by gnats?

Detroit Lions defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh delivered an absolutely bizarre quote on Wednesday about what he perceived as low blocks directed at his knees by Arizona Cardinals guard Paul Fanaika during last Sunday’s loss down in the desert. Somehow, Suh, who it should be noted is in a way complaining about cheap shots just one […]The post Ndamukong Suh says he’s a bee that...

Arizona Cardinals: Player Most Likely To Break Out In 2013

The Honey Badger. The Kid. Tyrann Mathieu. Whatever you call him, he has been a dominant force in the college game and has been nothing short of a steal in his first season as an NFL player.Mathieu has been converted from corner to safety, and has been handling his role exceptionally well. His first two games, he has a forced fumble that stopped the Rams from scoring a huge touchdown...

Larry Fitzgerald Ready To Go

Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald (hamstring) is ready to go for Week 3 as expected.Fantasy Spin:He missed a few practices, but at this stage of his career he can play without them. He's a must start against New Orleans.

Arizona Cardinals: 2013 Week 3 NFL Power Rankings (#23)

Last week: 23 The Cardinals showed last week, and week 1 for that matter, that they’re going to be a competitive team in a very tough NFC. Their defense hasn’t been nearly as good as it was last year, thanks to losses in the secondary and the suspension of Daryl Washington, but Washington will be back in 2 weeks. Offensively, they still aren’t pass blocking well, but Carson...

Cardinals: Larry Fitzgerald and Rashard Mendenhall to play

If the Arizona Cardinals have any chance against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday they will need both Larry Fitzgerald and Rashard Mendenhall to play. ODDS: Saints and Cardinals match-up Both players missed practice on Wednesday and Thursday before returning to take part in a Friday session. Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald (hamstring) and RB Rashard Mendenhall (toe) are expected to...
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