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Dwight Freeney named “NFC Defensive Player of the Week”

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – As dominating as Dwight Freeney and the Cardinals defense was against the Packers last Sunday, it would be hard to see anyone from that group not getting “NFC Defensive Player of the Week.” Freeney was that guy to get the award, and rightfully so, after his three sack, one forced fumble performance against Green ... Read More »

Deone Bucannon named “NFC Defensive Player of the Week”

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Deone Bucannon had a position made specifically for him last season – dollar linebacker – in part because the Cardinals needed a body to man one of the middle linebacker spots with a shortage of personnel. The other part is because he’s that thumper that head coach Bruce Arians loves along with fellow MLB ... Read More »

Chandler Catanzaro earns third career “NFC Special Teams Player of the Week” award

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Cardinals second-year kicker Chandler Catanzaro has been nothing short of money this season. He’s kicked two game-winning field goals in the last four games for Arizona, including a season-long 47-yarder in the late stages of the game against the Vikings last Thursday night, which helped Arizona run their winning streak to seven with their ... Read More »

Notes following Cardinals 27-3 win over Rams

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Here’s some notes following the Cardinals 27-3 victory over the Rams on Sunday. The notes are courtesy of the Cardinals Media Relations Department. With the win, Arizona moved to 10-2 on the season. This season is the second one in team history (11-1, 1948) that the Cardinals have started a season with at least ... Read More »