TEMPE, Ariz. -- Bobby Massie's summer was consumed by two football-related activities. The Cardinals right tackle spent countless hours studying the playbook to avoid the metal errors that kept him from the starting lineup last season.
He also took up yoga.
"Zone plays to my left are like f***ing Kryptonite," Massie explained, laughing. "I couldn't swing...
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2012 was a the tale of two seasons for Bobby Massie. In his first eight games, fans were clamoring for his benching, despite the horrid play from the entire offensive line. In the second eight games, Massie locked down the right side allowing less than five sacks for the remainder of the season.
In 2013 however, Massie lost his job to a cheaply signed...
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Cardinals offensive lineman Bobby Massie doesn't have to be told what's at stake in his third NFL training camp. He knows plenty well himself, and from the way he's talking early in training camp, he's fired up about it.
"I've got an opportunity to showcase what I can do," Massie said. "Basically, it's my spot to lose.
A former fourth-round pick who...
The Cardinals drafted seven players in the 2014 NFL draft. Not one of them was an offensive lineman. Most people believed that meant that the Cardinals front office and coaching staff felt confident in the crew they were bringing to camp. Now after OTA’s and the team’s mini camp, things don’t look so settled.
Coming in to the offseason the majority of those in the know around...
Browns signed third-round pick RB Terrance West to a four-year contract.
OT Bobby Massie is leading the competition to be the Cardinals’ starting right tackle and will enter training camp as No. 1 option. (Kent Somers)
Free agent acquisition WR Jacoby Ford missed Wednesday’s OTA session due to a foot injury. (Bart Hubbach)
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Bobby Massie made an assumption that a lot of college stars make when he they arrive in the NFL.
"I was going to go out and do the same thing I did on Saturday on Sunday," said Massie, the Cardinals' fourth-round draft pick out of Mississippi in 2012. "It ain't worked out like that, obviously."
Massie started all 16 games at right tackle in his rookie season under...
Cardinals begin phase 2 of OTA’s on Tuesday(photo courtesy of azcardinals.com)
As the Arizona Cardinals begin phase 2 of organized team activities today, there will be things to look out for. A starting lineup has been set to start things off, but it is certainly a long ways away from being official. A lot could change between now and the start of the regular season. For instance...