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Tyrann Mathieu gets first-ever “NFC Defensive Player of the Month” award for November

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Exceptional people, more often than not, are rewarded for what they’re exceptional at. Cardinals cornerback/safety Tyrann Mathieu is exceptional at his job, so he was rewarded by the NFL with his first-ever “NFC Defensive Player of the Month” award for the month of November. Mathieu had a big November, and so did the Cardinals. ... Read More »

Losing Chris Johnson is tough, but Cardinals have to move on

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The entire Cardinals team is still in shock, and they’re hurting right now, after running back Chris Johnson was placed on the injured reserve/designated for return list on Tuesday, after he injured his left knee against the 49ers this past Sunday. “He (Johnson) was as devastated as I was,” head coach Bruce Arians said. ... Read More »

Tyrann Mathieu doing his best to keep Cardinals balanced and focused in final regular season stretch

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Tyrann Mathieu is tearing it up this year for the Cardinals, both at cornerback and safety. Currently, Mathieu is second among safeties in Pro Bowl voting, coming in just behind Panthers safety Kurt Coleman, who’s also having a monster season. There’s been talk thrown around of Mathieu possibly being NFL Defensive Player of the ... Read More »

Cardinals place Chris Johnson on IR/Designated for Return list; elevate RB Kerwynn Williams to active roster

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals were dealt a serious blow both on Sunday and on Tuesday in regards to running back Chris Johnson. On Sunday, Johnson left the game with the 49ers in the third quarter with a left knee injury. On Tuesday, the team announced that they’d be putting Johnson on the injured reserve/designated for ... Read More »

Cardinals depth being tested with CB and RB injuries

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Three of the Cardinals biggest assets – cornerback Jerraud Powers, running back Chris Johnson, running back Andre Ellington – all left in the third quarter of Sunday’s game against the 49ers with different injuries. Powers injured his right calf, Johnson injured his left knee and Ellington injured his left foot. Arizona was able to ... Read More »

Notes following Cardinals 19-13 win over 49ers

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals moved to 9-2 on the season after Sunday’s 19-13 win over the San Francisco 49ers at Levi’s Stadium. Here’s some notes following the win, courtesy of the Cardinals Media Relations Department: With the win, Arizona got its first road win over San Francisco since 2008, and its first sweep of the ... Read More »

NBCSports1060.com Staff Picks Week 13

Every week, the staff at NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 will make their picks for the upcoming Arizona Cardinals, Arizona State and Arizona games. This week, our staff reveals their selections for Cardinals vs 49ers and ASU vs Cal. Kayla Mortellaro (LW: 2-0, Overall: 25-7) Arizona Cardinals 31, San Francisco 49ers 13 California 41, Arizona State 34 Bob Kemp (LW: 2-0, ... Read More »