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Cardinals Rumors: Cornerback Justin Bethel has had 'best spring of anybody'

Marc Sessler of has reported that Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians is very excited about his defensive back corps, especially young standout Justin Bethel, and he has very good reason to be. According to Sessler:After Arians told reporters last month that Bethel had the potential to someday become Arizona's best cornerback, the coach recently touted the third...
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July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce Arians; “He can be our best”

In every players career, they strive to be one of the best, if not the best. That does not exclude a Cardinals corner from a small school. Justin Bethel was drafted in 2012 during Ken Whisenhunts final draft class. The sixth round pick out of small Presbyterian College was drafted because of his abilities on special teams and ability to play everywhere in the secondary. He instantly...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Justin Bethel And The Quest To Be Best

The offseason was nearing its end and the Cardinals were in the middle of minicamp when Bruce Arians paid cornerback Justin Bethel an impressive compliment. “He can be our best,” said Arians, not flinching once considering he has Patrick Peterson in his locker room. And to that, not surprisingly, Bethel smiled. “That’s pretty awesome,” Bethel said, although it wasn...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals Retooling Special Teams

Justin Bethel blocks a kick against the Detroit Lions. During the 2011 and 2012 seasons, the Arizona Cardinals fielded one of the better special team units in the league. However, they fell substantially statistically in 2013, leaving fans scratching there heads in wonder. In 2011,, rated the Cardinals as the 11th best special teams unit with a special teams...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Justin Bethel is the bomb!

Justin Bethel is the bomb. He made the Pro Bowl as a special team player in his second season in the NFL. He was drafted in the sixth round out of tiny Presbyterian University and made it to the big time. And now he’s dressed to defuse that bomb. Or any other one, in this picture from the Cardinals’ official website.       You may also be interested in:Justin Bethel is the...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Peterson, Abraham, Bethel named to Pro Bowl

One is an every-timer, one is a first-timer and one is an old-timer. No matter. All three Cardinals will be making the trip to Hawaii for the Pro Bowl on Jan. 26. The NFL announced the Pro Bowl roster on Friday -- the teams will be chosen in a schoolyard-type draft on the NFL Network on Jan. 22 -- and cornerback Patrick Peterson, special teamer Justin Bethel and John Abraham all...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Arizona's Bethel, Colts' Landry active for game

Arizona special teams ace Justin Bethel and Indianapolis safety LaRon Landry both were active for Sunday's game between the Cardinals and Colts. Both had been listed as questionable, Bethel with a concussion and Landry with a toe injury. Two Indianapolis starters are inactive: cornerback Greg Toler (groin) and fullback Stanley Havili (concussion). Both already had been declared...
Via AP on Fox
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars Will Blackmon fined $21,000 for blind side block on Cardinals Justin Bethel

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive back Will Blackmon has been assessed a fine of $21,000 for a blind side block on special teams against Cardinals defensive back Justin Bethel, according to a league spokesman. The hit occurred in the Cardinals 27-14 win over the Jaguars in Jacksonville this past week. The hit resulted in Bethel suffering a concussion, which has put his availability...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Cardinals' Bethel thrives on special teams

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. ) By BOB BAUM AP Sports Writer A sixth-round draft pick of the Arizona Cardinals out of tiny Presbyterian a year ago, Justin Bethel faced an uphill fight to make it in the NFL. He found his niche on special teams, where he is thriving as one of the league's best. Arizona coach Bruce Arians says he's never been around a better special teams...
Via AP on Fox
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Justin Bethel emerges as special teams star

Arizona Cardinals 6th-round pick Justin Bethel, out of Presbyterian College, has already made his presence felt. While he’s listed as the third-string free safety, he is seeing significant time on special teams and making an immediate impact. Bethel has already blocked a punt and an extra point, and likely has a spot on the 53-man roster due to his performance. As a 6th-round...
Via DraftAce
August 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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