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Chiefs/Cardinals Wednesday injury reports

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs are both desperate for a win. They’re both on two-game losing streaks and will look to break them on Sunday afternoon, as they face each other at University of Phoenix Stadium. Both teams released their initial injury reports on Wednesday. For the Cardinals, the only player that ... Read More »

Patrick Peterson’s confidence is not shaken

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Patrick Peterson had his worst game of the season against Julio Jones and the Falcons, but his confidence hasn’t wavered one bit. “Not at all,” Peterson said. “Cy Young winners give up home runs [and] grand slams. They’ve lost games before. At the end of the day, I’m a professional, I gotta move forward. ... Read More »

Bruce Arians “embarrassed” by Cardinals loss to Falcons; team inquired about trade for QB Alex Smith in 2013

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians joined Alex Marvez and Gil Brandt on Tuesday for his weekly chat on SiriusXM NFL Radio’s “Late Hits,” and as usual, had a lot to talk about. Arians and the Cardinals were thoroughly outplayed by the Atlanta Falcons this past Sunday and in passing, lost their second straight game. ... Read More »

Open Mike Session with Cardinals HC Bruce Arians

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals dropped their second straight game on Sunday, this time to the Atlanta Falcons by a 29-18 score. Head coach Bruce Arians addressed the media in his usual fashion on Monday and started off with an injury update: “Injury wise coming out of the ball game, obviously, Paul Fanaika has got an ... Read More »

Matt Ryan, Julio Jones batter Cardinals defense; Arizona drops second straight, 29-18

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals came into Atlanta, Ga., down wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald. During the course of their contest with the Atlanta Falcons, they’d lose running back Andre Ellington to a hip injury, safety Tyrann Mathieu to a thumb injury [Mathieu confirmed to reporters after the game that it’s a fractured thumb] and guard Paul ... Read More »

Cardinals/Falcons Friday injury reports

BY: ED COLE TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals and Atlanta Falcons released their final injury reports on Friday. They’ll meet on Sunday afternoon at the Georgia Dome. Out for the Cardinals are linebacker Kenny Demens [hamstring] and defensive tackle Ed Stinson [toe]. Wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is listed as questionable. Here are the official injury reports for both teams: ... Read More »

Eye on the Enemy: Atlanta Falcons

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Atlanta Falcons are 4-7 and in first place in the NFC South. Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians isn’t a fool. He’s knows Atlanta is better than their record suggests. “They’ve got a great quarterback [Matt Ryan], in my mind one of the best young ones in the business, and a group of dynamic ... Read More »

Cardinals/Falcons Thursday injury reports

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Cardinals and Falcons worked on Thanksgiving, just like every other team in the NFL did. That means both teams had to release injury reports. Linebacker Kenny Demens [hamstring], wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald [knee] and defensive tackle Ed Stinson [toe] didn’t participate in Thursday’s practice. Here are the official injury reports for both teams: ... Read More »