*RAMS 30, CARDINALS 23: The Cardinals entered Week 14 as the NFC’s top seed. With Monday night’s loss, they dropped to third behind #1 Green Bay and #2 Tampa Bay.
*KYLER MURRAY CAN KISS HIS MVP HOPES GOODBYE: Murray finished with zero touchdown passes and four interceptions in the nationally televised, prime time home losses to the Packers and Rams. His two picks on Monday night were in the red zone and from the Cardinals 25-yard line. The Rams offense followed both turnovers with touchdowns.
*THE CARDINALS ARE 7-0 ON THE ROAD AND 3-3 AT HOME: Murray’s numbers similar – 12 touchdowns and just two interceptions on the road, seven touchdowns and five interceptions at home.
*THE CARDINALS WERE DEFEATED AT THE LINE OF SCRIMMAGE: Sony Michel rushed 20 times for 79 yards while James Conner managed just 31 yards on 13 carries. In the Cardinals 37-20 win in LA on October 3rd, Chase Edmonds and Conner rushed for 170 yards while Darrell Henderson and Michel finished with 100 yards.
*MONDAY NIGHT WAS ALSO THE COOPER KUPP REVENGE GAME: In October, he caught just five of 13 targets for 64 yards and dropped a likely touchdown pass. On Monday night, his final line was 13 receptions on 15 targets for 123 yards and a touchdown.
*THE BOTTOM LINE: Sean McVay improved to 9-1 against the Cardinals, including 5-0 in Glendale.