Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 12/11/12
Complete blowouts like the one that happened in Seattle on December 9 are rare. This loss to Seattle was embarrassing for an NFL team, and it embodies the Cardinals 2012 season perfectly. Here’s a look at what we learned about this team:The team has been carried by its defense all season.This may seem like a repeat of what has been said all season, but this game proves just how bad the team could actually be and how outstanding the defense has performed all season long. The Cardinals defense showcased what happens when a team gives up. I give a lot of credit to the defense or playing so well all year long, but the complete lack of support from the offense finally caught up to the defense.The loss to the Jets last week was a great example of how little support the defense has received all year. They created 4 turnovers, yet the team scored 6 points for the entire game. When a defense gives up 7 points, that team should be in a good position to win. However, it never seemed like the C...
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