NFL Notes: Cardinals, Falcons, Giants, Packers & Patriots

  Cardinals Former first-round pick G Jonathan Cooper has “a ways to go” and could lose the starting position to G Earl Watford. (Dan Pompei) Rookies QB Logan Thomas and WR John Brown are looking like they will be the future of the Cardinals offense. (Dan Pompei) Unsurprisingly, WR Michael Floyd looks set for a big year, and could be the Cardinals’ No.1 wide receiver. (Dan...
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NFL Notes: Broncos, Cardinals, Cowboys, Jets, Lions, Giants, & Texans

  Broncos Broncos No. 3 running back C.J. Anderson left Thursday’s preseason game and is being evaluated for a possible concussion. (Broncos.com) Cardinals Former first-round pick Jonathan Cooper took the majority of the snaps at left guard with the first-team, but Earl Watford did see some work as well. (Josh Weinfuss) Cowboys DT Josh Brent‘s meeting with NFL commissioner Roger...
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Arians expected Ballard's retirement

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Cardinals coach Bruce Arians wasn't surprised by tight end Jake Ballard's decision to retire on Thursday due to chronic knee pain.  "I was in pain watching him try to make it through those practices," Arians said. "You could tell it was getting worse instead of better. "He had a nice few OTAs where it looked like it was going to get...
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Arizona Cardinals Training Camp Notes

The Cardinals are two practices into training camp and now it’s time for the real fun to begin. That’s right, the pads come on today. Before the players start hitting each other, let’s take a look back at the weekend’s notes. The kicking competition is going to be one to watch. Chandler Catonzaro, Danny Hrapman and Jay Feely are going to battle for one spot. Catonzaro made...
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Arizona Cardinals Camp Battles

Football season is almost here and with training camps getting set to open up soon we will take a look at some of the intriguing position battles for the Arizona Cardinals.There are several position battles we are going to look at.Right Guard#163277753 / gettyimages.comAt RG you have 5 year pro Paul Fanaika, second year man Earl Watford and undrafted free agent rookie Anthony Steen...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Top 5 Players who must step up for the Arizona Cardinals this season

Let’s take a look at the top five players who need to step up for the Arizona Cardinals in 2014. 5. Dan Williams The 26th selection of the 2010 NFL Draft, Williams has yet to live up to his draft status and his potential as an elite run-stuffing tackle in the Cardinals 3-4 defensive scheme. Williams has shown flashes throughout his four seasons in the NFL, but has never really...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Lining up as OTA’s begin

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...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals free agency preview: Offensive line needs

The Arizona Cardinals head into free agency with strong needs along the offensive line. What else is new right? It seems that every year the Cardinals are facing the prospect of rebuilding their line on the fly. No matter how many players they draft, and they have drafted plenty, they never seem to find that lasting combination. You know, the ones that almost all championship teams...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals Roster Review: Offensive Line

The Arizona Cardinals offensive line needs some help. The line performed better in 2013 than 2012  but still left plenty to be desired. Let’s take a look at the offensive linemen and see where the money falls on this unit. Bobby Massie $680,845 Nate Potter $584,856 Bradley Sowell $570,000 Daryn Colledge $7.275 million Lyle Sendlein $4.125 million Jonathan Cooper $3.306 million...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Inactives: Week 7

Cardinals WR Brittan Golden, QB Ryan Lindley, RB Ryan Williams, LB Dontay Moch, LB Kenny Demens, OG Earl Watford and TE D.C. Jefferson. Seahawks QB B.J. Daniels, FB Spencer Ware, LB Bobby Wagner, OT Breno Giacomini, G Caylin Hauptmann, DE Benson Mayowa and DT Jordan Hill. The post NFL Inactives: Week 7 appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Colonial Athletic Association Players To Watch In 2013

The Colonial Athletic Association witnessed four players from their conference get selected in the NFL Draft, the most CAA players selected in one draft since 2010, when the Dallas Cowboys selected William & Mary cornerback B.W. Webb in the fourth round.  The New York Giants drafted safety  Cooper Taylor from Richmond in the fifth round. The Arizona Cardinals drafted James...
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July 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Arizona signs 4th-round picks Okafor, Watford

The Arizona Cardinals have signed both of their fourth-round picks, linebacker Alex Okafor and guard Earl Watford, to four-year contracts. The moves mean Arizona has signed eight of its nine draft choices. Only first-round pick Jonathan Cooper, a guard out of North Carolina, remains. Okafor led Texas with 12 1-2 sacks as a senior last season, ninth most in the country and most...
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals sing backup at area children’s hospital

Rookies for the Arizona Cardinals recently visited a local children’s hospital in Phoenix, and managed to bring a smile to many faces while there. None wider than the one they gave to a young Bethany Burngard. The 7-year-old is recovering from an appendectomy, and she grabbed a microphone and then busted out some Taylor Swift while the players acted as her backup singers for the...
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May 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals rookies sing Taylor Swift with young hospital patient (VIDEO)

The Arizona Cardinals sent 25 players over to the Phoenix Children’s Hospital Wednesday raise the spirits of the young patients.  Five Cardinals rookies (specifically Padric Scott, Jamaal Johnson-Webb, Earl Watford, Dan Giordano and Jonathan Cooper) spent part of their visit jamming to Taylor Swift with a young girl named Bethany who recently had her appendix out. The result was...
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May 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals Rookies Sing Taylor Swift With Young Hospital Patient

The Arizona Cardinals’ rookies visited Phoenix Children’s Hospital in Arizona on Wednesday and used their music talents to lift up the spirits of a young patient named Bethany. The Cardinals’ rookies (specifically Padric Scott, Jamaal Johnson-Webb, Earl Watford, Dan Giordano and Jonathan Cooper) joined Bethany, who was recovering from having her appendix removed, for a rendition...
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May 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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