Arizona Cardinals

Chandler Jones feeling no pressure at all with his new team

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Pressure? What’s that? If you ask Cardinals outside linebacker Chandler Jones, he’s not too familiar with that word. “I don’t believe in the word pressure at all,” Jones said. “You can call it pressure, but it’s a job. Every player has a job to do. He (Cardinals general manager Steve Keim) brought me here ... Read More »

Report: Chris Johnson to meet with Dolphins

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. — Could Chris Johnson be one-and-done in Arizona? According to ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter, Johnson is headed to Miami today to meet with the Dolphins. After missing out on CJ Anderson, Dolphins moving in on another CJ: former Cards' RB Chris Johnson, who's visiting Miami today, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 16, ... Read More »

Report: Cardinals meet with Geoff Schwartz and Evan Mathis; team offers Mathis two-year deal

  BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. — The Arizona Cardinals lost three offensive linemen in free agency – Bobby Massie (Bears), Bradley Sowell (Seahawks), Jonathan Cooper (Patriots). They’re working on addressing the holes in their offensive line with their reported interest in free agent tackle Andre Smith and free agent guard Amini Silatolu. Add two more names to the list ... Read More »

Tony Jefferson, Darren Fells lead Cardinals in performance-based pay

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – The NFL has a great performance-based pay program that rewards lower-paid players based on their contributions to a team. For the second straight season, safety Tony Jefferson came away with the biggest bonus of them all for the Cardinals. Jefferson earned $240,347.71 in performance-based pay – nearly half of the $585,000 he earned last ... Read More »

Training camp “can’t come soon enough” for Corey Peters

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Corey Peters signed a three-year contract with the Arizona Cardinals on March 11, 2015. Five months later, Peters was placed on injured reserve, as the result of an Achilles injury he suffered at the beginning of training camp. There went one of those three seasons, right down the tubes. “It was completely unfortunate,” Peters ... Read More »

Cardinals re-sign TE Jermaine Gresham and DT Red Bryant

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Cardinals general manager Steve Keim continues to work the one-year deals. On Monday, the team came to terms with tight end Jermaine Gresham and defensive tackle Red Bryant on one-year deals. The Houston Chronicle and National Football Post’s Aaron Wilson has the contract information for both Gresham and Bryant. Jermaine Gresham deal: $3.5M, $3M ... Read More »

Cardinals players have moved past NFC Championship Game loss

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – It’s been nearly two months since the Arizona Cardinals lost in the NFC Championship Game to the Carolina Panthers. The locker room was understandably subdued after Arizona’s 49-15 loss to Carolina, with wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald getting emotional at the postgame press conference. That’s how bad Fitzgerald wanted to get back to the Super ... Read More »

Report: Jermaine Gresham turns down more money to return to Cardinals

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. — Sometimes, it’s not about money. Perhaps a player’s first desire is to chase and win a Super Bowl championship. Just ask Jermaine Gresham. According to NFL Media insider Ian Rapoport, Gresham turned down more money elsewhere to return to the Arizona Cardinals. TE Jermaine Gresham is re-signing with the #AZCardinals, source said. He's taking less ... Read More »