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With three weeks of the NFL season in the books, three teams remain undefeated in the Houston Texans, Atlanta Falcons and Arizona Cardinals. I will break down what each team has done so far and predict what will happen the rest of the season. This article will feature the Cardinals, so check back later in the week for the breakdown of the Falcons and Texans.
The Cardinals are probably the most surprising 3-0 team of the bunch. With games against the Seattle Seahawks, New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles, the Cardinals looked like they were going to start out 1-2 at best, but a new team has been born this year.
Against the Seahawks, the Cardinals had to rebound to an injury to starting quarterback John Skelton, but backup Kevin Kolb came in and looked the guy they traded for, as he went 6-for-8 with 66 yards and a touchdown. That touchdown gave the Cardinals the 17-13 lead and win, which was backed up by the defense, who held the Seahawks on fourth-an...
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It’s official Arizona Cardinal fans, you can come out of the witness protection program now and finally enjoy a team that will be competitive many seasons from now. Card Fans have been in hiding ever since Kurt Warner retired and after the 2011 season, there was nothing to feel good about. You already had to deal with having Matt Leinart and Derek Anderson as the only quarterbacks...
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Sometime in the second quarter Sunday, Cardinals receiver Andre Roberts put a little piece of knowledge in quarterback Kevin Kolb's back pocket: Roberts had his defender beat on one particular play if Kolb had time to get it there.
It was a subtle heads-up early in the game, but Kolb knows Roberts well enough to take such a tip to heart.
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- There will be plenty of noticeable blemishes when the Cardinals roll the film of Sundays 24-21 overtime win over the Dolphins at University of Phoenix Stadium.
The offensive line and quarterback Kevin Kolb allowed eight sacks.
Kolb tossed maybe the worst interception of his career with his team poised to seize control of the game.
The running game limped...
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Jay Feely kicked a 46-yard field goal 6:31 into overtime to keep the Arizona Cardinals unbeaten with a wild 24-21 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. The Cardinals (4-0) forced overtime when Kevin Kolb threw a 15-yard touchdown pass on fourth down to Andre Roberts with 22 seconds to play in regulation. Two...
Cardinals quarterback Kevin Kolb threw for 324 yards and three scores to offset his two interceptions. More importantly, he led Arizona to another win, this time in overtime against Miami.Fantasy Spin:Kolb isn't giving the starting job back to John Skelton, especially when the Cardinals are winning ballgames. He's a risky fantasy proposition but at least he's using top...
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- There's something about overtime games that must appeal to the Arizona Cardinals because they play enough of them and usually, it works out in their favor in the end. It did once again on Sunday as Jay Feely's 46-yard field goal with 8:29 left in overtime clipped the Miami Dolphins, 24-21, at University of Phoenix Stadium. It was the Cardinals'...
The Arizona Cardinals are 3-0 for the first time since 1974.Combining a stout defense with a little bit of luck the Cardinals have beaten both the Patriots and the Eagles.With a backup quarterback and a poor rushing game the Cardinals are one of the early surprise teams of the season.Starting a rookie quarterback is always a big decision, unless it is 2012 where it is the "sexy...
WASHINGTON STATE COACH Mike Leach has not given any definitive answer when discussing his quarterback situation all season. But during his Monday teleconference, Leach gave a strong indication about which signal-caller will start at 3 p.m. Saturday at No. 14 Oregon State (TV: Pac-12 Networks). Leach also discussed Saturday's 51-26 loss against Oregon at CenturyLink Field and much more.
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We now the story by now…Beanie Wells is hurt, AGAIN. What a shocking development! While everyone is excited for Ryan Williams and his prospects (rightfully so), there is this other guy behind him that could see some serious action in the next 2 weeks. William Powell.
Who is William Powell? He was the guy who led the NFL in rushing this preseason...
Entering Week 4 of the 2012 NFL season, the NFC was 8-4 in games against the AFC. This comes as a surprise because in previous seasons (Super Bowl aside), the AFC reigned supreme over the NFC in regular season match-ups. With two cross-conference games scheduled today, the lead will grow or narrow.After the San Francisco 49ers pummeled the New York Jets 34-0, the remaining AFC...