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D.J. Swearinger is “willing to do everything” he can to help get the Cardinals a championship

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Talk about rapid movements: The Cardinals signed safety D.J. Swearinger to the practice squad on December 1. A week later he was promoted to the active roster. Two days after that, Swearinger played six snaps on special teams against the Minnesota Vikings. 10 days later, Swearinger got his first start in Philadelphia on Sunday ... Read More »

Cardinals learn a hard lesson in loss to Seahawks

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – If the Cardinals were going to fall on their faces in a major way, it’s better that they did it against the Seahawks in the regular season finale then in two weeks when they host either the Redskins, Packers or Vikings in the second round of the NFC playoffs on Jan. 16. It’s good ... Read More »

Seahawks roll into Glendale and flatten Cardinals, 36-6, in regular season finale

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Something wasn’t quite right this week during the Cardinals’ practices, and it translated onto the field on Sunday, as they were thoroughly beaten down by the Seahawks, 36-6, in their regular season finale. Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson was stellar once again at University of Phoenix Stadium. He took his team on five straight scoring ... Read More »

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 »

Where Aaron Rodgers kills teams is with his “improvisation”

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Cardinals secondary will have their hands completely full on Sunday, with the reigning NFL MVP, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, in town. Rodgers loves playing in December. Since 2008, Rodgers has played 28 total games in the final month of the year, and he has a 102.4 passer rating, which is the third best ... 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 »