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Cardinals hire Adrian Wilson as a scout

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Adrian Wilson was one of the most ferocious football players on the face of the earth when he played with the Arizona Cardinals. Those days of hitting people are well behind Wilson. Now he gets to do some recon on players he feels would be the next generation of hard hitters for the team. ... Read More »

Justin Bethel’s hard at work on his finishing moves

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Justin Bethel’s taken his fair share of lumps this season, as he continues to learn what it takes to be a starting cornerback in the NFL. Bethel’s in his fourth season with the Cardinals, and before this season, he never started a regular season game for the team. Due to various injuries here and ... Read More »

Seven Cardinals selected to 2016 Pro Bowl

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – For the first time since 1977, the Cardinals will have seven players represent them at the 2016 Pro Bowl. The seven players who will make the trip to Honolulu in late January are: Special teamer Justin Bethel, defensive tackle Calais Campbell, wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald, guard Mike Iupati, safety Tyrann Mathieu, quarterback Carson Palmer ... Read More »

Adrian Wilson to be 15th member of Cardinals Ring of Honor

BY: ED COLE PHOENIX – Adrian Wilson spent a lot of good years wearing No. 24 for the Arizona Cardinals. If he liked that number, he’s going to love the number 15. On Monday, the team announced that Wilson will be inducted into their Ring of Honor at University of Phoenix Stadium at halftime of the San Francisco 49ers game, ... Read More »

Adrian Wilson: “All I ever wanted to do was matter”

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Adrian Wilson arrived with the Arizona Cardinals in 2001. The year prior, Arizona scored just 210 points and went 3-13. Their point differential that year was -233. Things were so bad for the franchise at that time, that the last time they had a winning season before Wilson got to town was 1998, when ... Read More »

Adrian Wilson still impacting Cardinals organization

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – This is how much the Cardinals organization loves and respects Adrian Wilson: they not only signed him to a one-day contract, which allows him to retire on Tuesday, but they’re planning on inducting him in the Cardinals’ Ring of Honor at University of Phoenix Stadium at some point during the season. This all happened ... Read More »