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Ted Larsen signs with Chicago Bears

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Chicago Bears are becoming a destination for Cardinals’ free agent offensive linemen. First, right tackle Bobby Massie signs with the Bears. Now, it’s Ted Larsen’s turn to head to the Windy City. The Bears made the signing of Larsen official on Thursday. He joins them on a one-year contract, one day after the ... Read More »

Maurice Purify Returns to Rattlers

By: Brian Kreps – Contributing Writer PHOENIX— The Arizona Rattlers and wide receiver Maurice Purify agree to terms for the upcoming 2016 Arena Football League (AFL) season on Thursday. This will be his fourth season with the Rattlers and his sixth in the AFL. Purify had success in his first stint with the Rattlers, helping them achieve three-consecutive Arena Bowl championships from ... Read More »

Sun Devil Baseball and adidas to honor Rick Monday

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Arizona State Baseball team will honor one of its all-time greats in a few weeks, and for good reason. It was April 25, 1976. Rick Monday was a centerfielder for the Chicago Cubs, and they were taking on the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium during the United States Bicentennial. During the game, ... Read More »

Tony Jefferson battling with the chip on his shoulder

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. — Tony Jefferson and Tyrann Mathieu are both open books on social media, especially Twitter. Both men aren’t afraid to bear their souls to the world, because for them it’s therapeutic, and it lets their fans know what’s going on in their lives. In the case of Jefferson, who’s a restricted free agent, he’s worked ... Read More »

Report: Jerraud Powers to visit New York Giants on Thursday

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. — The Arizona Cardinals secondary is already down safety Rashad Johnson, who signed with the Tennessee Titans. It’s possible that they could lose another of the “Savages” in cornerback Jerraud Powers, who’s reportedly meeting with the New York Giants on Thursday. Source: Free agent CB Jerraud Powers is traveling Thursday for a visit with the ... Read More »

Arizona Diamondbacks stepping up their food game at Chase Field

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Be sure to pack an appetite when you come to see the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field this season, because they’ve teamed up with Levy Restaurants to bring you some incredible eats. Here’s what’s new on the menu for the 2016 season: Cheeseburger Dog: Made from char-grilled hamburgers that have been ground up and ... Read More »