Posted September 11, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Mike Leach
TEAMS: Arizona Cardinals
SPOKANE -- Mike Leach opted for lunch in Pullman, not Spokane, on Monday as he prepared his team for Friday's ESPN game in the desert with UNLV. While there was some disappointment in a near-capacity room in the Red Lion at the Park for the season’s first Cougar Coaches Lunch, fans like Don Barnett of Spokane Valley said he understood the reason for the head coach’s absence.

Cardinals hope John Skelton’s injury isn’t serious

According to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic, the Cardinals believe quarterback John Skelton has a high ankle sprain and are hoping it’s nothing more serious. Cardinals are hoping Skelton has only a high ankle sprain. But sounds like it could be more serious — Kent Somers (@kentsomers) September 10, 2012 I wonder how safe Skelton’s job is after Kevin Kolb came into the...

Wells is Still Arizona's Starting Running Back

It appears that Beanie Wells is still the starting running back, at least in the eyes of the man who matters most -- Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt. Whisenhunt said Ryan Williams only started in Week 1 because of Wells' hamstring issues, "nothing more than that."Fantasy Spin:Neither Wells nor Williams is a fantasy option at this point. Both backs are dealing with nagging...

Arizona Cardinals: A Second Chance for Kevin Kolb

I’ve been well put on the record here on the Pigskin Report in my beliefs that Kevin Kolb, despite playing for my beloved Alma mater at the University of Houston, is not a starting quarterback in this league. But after starting Sunday as an overpaid backup and finishing as an unsung hero, he has the chance to prove me, and many others, dead wrong. After getting beat out for...

Arizona Staff Says Skelton’s Injury Isn’t Too Bad…

Arizona Staff Says Skelton’s Injury Isn’t Too Bad - If you were watching the Seattle at Arizona game on Sunday and saw the look of agony and pain on Cardinals QB John Skelton’s face when he went down late in the fourth quarter, you were most likely thinking that he’d suffered a very serious injury. Skelton’s right ankle was quickly placed in an air cast and he was taken...

Arizona Cardinals Rumors: Could Kevin Kolb Win Starting QB Job Permanently With John Skelton Out 2-4 Weeks?

The Arizona Cardinals have announced that starting quarterback John Skelton will miss the next 2-4 weeks with a low ankle sprain that he suffered during the team’s season opening win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. Skelton went down after a less than stellar performance in his first three quarters of play, and he has to be the lest bit worried that even when he does come back...

John Skelton To Miss 2-4 Weeks With Sprained Ankle

Arizona QB John Skelton has an ankle sprain and is expected to miss 2-4 weeks, according to a report at Spin:Coach Ken Whisenhunt did not rule out Skelton playing Sunday and refused to discuss Skelton's time frame at all during his Monday press conference. We'd like to rule out Skelton or Kevin Kolb from starting on any fantasy league team until...

Opening Lines: Week 2

The Patriots opened as 13.5-point favorites as they host the Arizona Cardinals in Week 2. This line is tremendous, enormous, mammoth and colossal all at the same time. Why? Part of the reason Arizona is getting no respect from the public is due to their quarterback situation. Watching Skelton and Kolb duke it out for the starting gig this summer was like staring at two Double...

College Football Week Three Viewing Schedule

Week two of the college football season has come and gone and Arkansas and Wisconsin are not happy about it. Let's take a look at the games you should be watching this week: Thursday, Sept 13th Rutgers (2-0) at USF (2-0); 7:30 PM, ESPN Outside of Louisville, these are two of the teams in the Big East to watch. Last week, USF struggled at Nevada but pulled it off in the end...
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