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The Arizona Cardinals will head to the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome to clash with the Minnesota Vikings after losing a nail-biter to the Buffalo Bills.The big news coming out of Arizona is the injury to quarterback Kevin Kolb. Kolb hurt his ribs after being tackled and is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks. This means John Skelton will resume the position of starting quarterback.While Kolb didn’t set the world on fire with his play, he was getting the job done, throwing for 975 yards and six touchdowns in the four games he started and finished. It’s difficult to imagine Skelton matching those numbers so stay away from him on the wavier wire. Former Kansas State running back William Powell received the majority of the Cardinals’ carries last week and went on to rush for 70 yards with 13 attempts.LaRod Stephens-Howling also had a fair share of opportunities with the ball but mustered a 2.0 yards per carry. Both Powell and Stephens-Howling should not be in starting lineups this week ...
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TEMPE, Ariz. Four weeks into the season, Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt was asked to evaluate his blossoming young linebacking corps.
Does that include young Paris Lenon? Whisenhunt asked with a smile.
Theres been a lot of discussion about the money the Cardinals spent to sign free-agent linebacker Stewart Bradley before the 2011 season. Theres been a lot of discussion of what...
John Skelton isn’t reminding anyone of Kurt Warner these days. Cardinals fans would settle for Matt Leinart at this point. I’m certainly not suggesting that Skelton should be in fantasy lineups, but don’t go crazy and bench Larry Fitzgerald.. First of all, he’s replacing Kevin Kolb. It’s not like the Cardinals are taking a huge step back. They are going from airplane food...
TEMPE, Ariz. Through the first six games of the NFL season, Arizonas defense has allowed just eight TDs, the second fewest in the NFL and behind only Chicago (seven), which has played one fewer game.
With only 97 points allowed, the Cardinals are on pace to surrender 258 points, which would rank as the lowest total in team history since the NFL went to a 16-game schedule in 1978...
Before the season began, back when we were still polishing the dust of our crystal balls, did any of us see either the Vikings or the Cardinals having 4-2 records heading into Week 7?Come on now, don’t lie.I admit before the season began I made some jokes about Minnesota in my Fantasy Football team preview. I wish I could take them back. Really, I do.But the fact is the Vikings...
Arizona Cardinals (4-2) at Minnesota Vikings (4-2)
Wow. Who would have thought when these two teams met week 7, it would be a game of 4-2 teams with potential future playoff ramifications. In a year that has once again been full of surprises, these two are probably the league’s two most surprisingly good teams. However, as I’ve said all along, I believe one team is for real and...
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SEAN DOWLING would seem a perfect fit for Mike Leach’s Air Raid offense featuring wide splits on the offensive line. The three-star offensive tackle prospect has very good feet, excels in pass blocking and is a very athletic 6-6, 265-pounds with room to pack on the bulk. And he officially visited Pullman this week. But...
John Skelton won a long, tight competition to become starting quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals, only to go down with a sprained ankle in the final minutes of the season opener.
Five games and another quarterback injury later, Skelton is starting again.
Kevin Kolb, who replaced Skelton in the opener and helped the Cardinals get off to a 4-0 start, is out indefinitely with rib...
Each week we analyze the match ups and provide our take on which Quarterbacks you should start and which should be sitting on your fantasy pine. We take several variables into account including matchups, injuries, potential weather problems, arrests, baby mama trouble, etc. On the injury front, Kevin Kolb will miss multiple weeks with a rib injury opening the door for John Skelton...
The Arizona Cardinals' suspect pass protection was partially responsible for the loss of their starting quarterback last week.
The injury to Kevin Kolb gives John Skelton another shot at QB.
Skelton takes over for the struggling Cardinals on Sunday when they visit the Minnesota Vikings, who are looking to open 4-0 at home.
Kolb, who assumed Arizona's starting quarterback...