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Arizona Cardinals Hire First Female NFL Coach

TEMPE, AZ – JULY 28: Jen Welter (R) listens as Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians speaks during a press conference introducing her as an addition to the team’s coaching staff on July 28, 2015 in Tempe, Arizona. Welter, who will work with the inside linebackers through training camp and the pre-season, is the first female to hold a coaching position of any kind in the NFL...
Via The Sports Journal
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Cardinals coach Jen Welter on when women will coach in NFL: 'Getting closer all the time'

The Arizona Cardinals added Jen Welter as the first female coach on Tuesday. While Welter was hired on an intern basis, she said on America's Pregame on Wednesday that full-time NFL coaching opportunities could be given to women sooner than you think. "It's getting closer all the time," Welter said. "I couldn't put a timeline on it because I couldn't predict this would happen. But...
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Jen Welter blazes trail as coaching intern for Cardinals

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Jen Welter is embracing her breakthrough status as the first woman to hold any kind of coaching position in the NFL. It's only a six-week internship with the Arizona Cardinals, through training camp and the four preseason games. Nonetheless, it marks another barrier broken for women in sports. At a news conference Tuesday, Welter gave all the credit of the hiring...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
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Tim Brown: Cardinals new coach Jen Welter is 'tough as nails'

New Arizona Cardinals coaching intern Jen Welter is going to have success in the NFL, according to legendary wide receiver Tim Brown. Brown should know, better than most. Welter played for the Texas Revolution, a team in the Indoor Football League. Brown is the team’s general manager, and he saw firsthand what she brings to the table. During her tenure with Brown’s team, she...
Via Sportsnaut
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Arizona Cardinals hire first female coach, Jen Welter

The Arizona Cardinals have made room for the NFL’s first female coach by selecting former coach of the Indoor Football League, Jen Welter. As an intern instructing the Cardinals inside linebacker group, Welter brings to the table professional playing and coaching careers with the Texas Revolution. Filling the role as the Revolution’s running back, Welter registered a 5-foot-2...
Via Campus Sports Net
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Arizona Cardinals Hire First Female Assistant In NFL History

The Arizona Cardinals made NFL history by hiring the first female assistant coach in the league's history.
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FSLR Ultimate Sleepers Bracket, Round 1: Carson Palmer vs. Teddy Bridgewater

Our FSLR Ultimate Sleeper’s bracket is back for another year, and we’re starting our march to crown a champion – the king of value for 2015 draft season. Check the bracket page for rules, and most importantly for info on the authors who have contributed to this project. As a reader, your job is simple. Vote for the author you think made the most compelling case, and/or for...
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Cardinals' Stanton enters training camp with fully healthy knee

Carson Palmer wasn't the only Cardinals' quarterback to suffer through an injury-plagued 2014 season. Backup signal caller Drew Stanton endured his fair share of bad luck, first with a concussion suffered in Week 4 vs. Denver. He went down with a knee injury (MCL sprain) in Week 15 vs. St. Louis, then developed a staph infection that ultimately cost him the remainder of the year...
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Arizona Cardinals make Jen Welter first female NFL coach

The concept of female NFL coaches may seem foreign, but the idea is not too far-fetched. In fact, a woman was just brought in by the Arizona Cardinals in a coaching capacity and is believed to be the first woman to ever hold a coaching position in the NFL. The Cardinals on Monday brought in...Read More
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Cardinals hire Jen Welter as an assistant coaching intern

The Arizona Cardinals hired Jen Welter as an assistant coaching intern for training camp and the preseason.  She will work with the inside linebackers. Welter is believed to be the first female coach of any kind in the NFL. “Coaching is nothing more than teaching,” Arians said Monday. “One thing I have learned from players is, ‘How are you going to make me better? If you...
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This stat about Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer is really impressive

Too often team wins and losses are counted as a quarterback stat in the NFL, but this one about Carson Palmer and the Arizona Cardinals is pretty impressive. Check out this graphic from ESPN, courtesy of Mark Dalton from the team’s media department: In case you didn’t know — Mark Dalton (@CardsMarkD) July 21, 2015   AROUND COVER32 Top 10: The...
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Five players to keep an eye on at Arizona Cardinals training camp

This weekend the Arizona Cardinals will officially, and finally, begin training camp for the 2015 NFL season. This camp will have a similar feel to last year’s camp, one that’s rare for longtime fans. That feeling is one that comes with a team that has expectations. The past few years have seen the Cardinals become one of those teams that are expected to be competing for the...
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This sleeping giant will emerge for the Arizona Cardinals in 2015

Despite the shuffling of quarterbacks under center for the Arizona Cardinals during 2014, there remained one rookie wide receiver who continued to produce despite the circumstances. John Brown, out of Pittsburg State, played in all 16 games as a rookie, totaling 48 receptions, 696 yards and five touchdowns. Perhaps his coming-out-moment was his 75-yard game-winning touchdown catch...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals: five keys for a successful 2015 season

The Arizona Cardinals had one of the more unique seasons of any team in 2014.  They started out on fire, winning nine of their first ten games. Then things started to come crashing down.  Carson Palmer went down with a devastating knee injury, as did back-up Drew Stanton.  That left the Cardinals to turn to Ryan Lindley, and he was understandably a little bit overwhelmed. The...
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Jermaine Gresham signs with the Arizona Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals reached a deal with free agent tight end Jermaine Gresham on Friday, according to the team’s website. After mulling interest from a handful of NFL teams over the past week, Gresham decided to sign a one-year contract with the NFC West squad. The 27-year old pass catching tight end visited with the Cardinals on Tuesday and had other options, such as the Green...
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Arizona Cardinals rookie Damond Powell shot in face while at home

Arizona Cardinals rookie wide receiver Damond Powell was reportedly shot in the face while sitting in his own driveway on Friday night. The report comes from in Toledo, Ohio: “Police say just after 8:30 p.m. shots were fired from a car down the street from Powell and his friends, who were sitting in the driveway. Powell was shot in the face and taken to UTMC...
Via Sportsnaut
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Jermaine Gresham signs with the Arizona Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals signed tight end Jermaine Gresham to a one-year deal on Friday. Gresham was a first-round draft pick of the Cincinnati Bengals in 2010. The inking of Gresham comes four days after he made a visit to Arizona. The two-time Pro Bowler totaled 280 receptions, 2,722 yards and 24 touchdowns over his five-year career with the Bengals. In 2014, Gresham posted 480...
Via Sportsnaut
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TE Jermaine Gresham agrees to one-year deal with Arizona

After garnering interest from a few teams, former Cincinnati tight end Jermaine Gresham has settled on the Arizona Cardinals, the team announced Friday, per The deal is for one-year; no financial terms are available just yet. Gresham helps fill the void in Arizona that TE John Carlson left when he unexpectedly retired earlier this offseason. He should see plenty of...
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Cardinals Signing TE Jermaine Gresham To A One-Year Deal

The Arizona Cardinals announced Friday that they’re signing former Bengals TE Jermaine Gresham to a one-year deal. Great news to start your weekend: @AZCardinals agree to terms on 1-yr deal w TE Jermaine Gresham — Mark Dalton (@CardsMarkD) July 24, 2015 Gresham had found interest from a number of teams in recent weeks including the Packers, ... ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Five past Super Bowl teams that prove the Arizona Cardinals are contenders

Turn on any sports talk radio program these days and you will almost certainly hear them talk about predictions for the upcoming NFL season. That means you will also hear talk about who is and isn’t Super Bowl contenders. Most likely, no matter where you are, you will probably hear the Cardinals talked about as playoff contenders. Usually that’s where the talk stops for the 2015...
Via cover32
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2015 Arizona Cardinals Betting Odds

These are betting odds for the Arizona Cardinals for the 2015 football season.
Via Gamedayr
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Adrian Wilson Hoping to Mentor Young Arizona Cardinals in Retirement

Arizona Cardinals’ Adrian Wilson smiles after announcing his retirement, Monday, April 20, 2015, at the Cardinals team facility in Tempe, Ariz. The five-time pro bowler played 12 seasons for the Cardinals. (AP Photo/Matt York) Former Arizona Cardinals safety Adrian Wilson may have entered retirement, but his work in the Valley is far from over. The 12-year NFL veteran plans to...
Via The Sports Journal
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyrann Mathieu shows why you shouldn’t leave dogs or kids in a hot car

YouTube Arizona Cardinals defensive back Tyrann Mathieu made an important public service announcement late last week.  He took a challenge from PETA to sit in a car with the windows rolled up in 90-degree weather to see how long he could handle it. And if an all-world caliber athlete cannot handle the heat, which reached a scalding 120 degrees inside the car within eight minutes...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals' Tyrann Mathieu sits inside hot car for PETA PSA (VIDEO)

NFL cornerback Tyrann Mathieu knows all about sweating out two-a-days and OTAs, but how would the Cardinals star handle sitting in a hot, closed windowed car for a PETA PSA?Mathieu put himself to the test by sitting in a broiling car for a news PSA just to show how dangerous it is to leave a pet — or a child — in a locked car on a hot day. Filmed on a 90-degree day, Mathieu...
Via The Other Paper
11 days ago  |  Discuss

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