Arizona Cardinals

NFC Notes: 49ers, Cardinals, Kyler Murray, Seahawks

Nick Wagoner of ESPN thinks 49ers WR Jauan Jennings could have an increased role next season after becoming one of the team’s “most reliable” third-down and red-zone targets last year. Doug Kyed of ProFootballFocus writes that it makes “too much sense” for the 49ers to sign free-agent...
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Undrafted rookies to watch for Cardinals in training camp

The Arizona Cardinals will open training camp at the end of this month. Rookies are scheduled to report July 21 and the rest of the team on July 26. Practices will begin on the 27th and pads will go on in August. Each year beings position battles and roster battles.
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NFC West Rumors: 49ers, Cardinals, Metcalf

Not long ago, we wrote about the 49ers’ cornerback depth chart, claiming Charvarius Ward and Emmanuel Moseley were the starting outside corners this spring with Darqueze Dennard and rookie fifth-round pick Samuel Womack competing for the the starting nickel cornerback job, while second-year defender Ambry Thomas slots in as the No. 3 corner on the outside.
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Daron Payne would instantly improve Cardinals defensive line

Fifth-year professional Daron Payne would be a tremendous addition to the front wall of the Arizona Cardinals’ defensive unit. When five-time Pro Bowler J.J. Watt was sidelined with an injured shoulder last season, the Arizona Cardinals defensive line transformed into an extremely mediocre group. Sure, Zach Allen was enjoying...

Cornerback situation is just not good enough for Cardinals

A lack of top-notch talent at the cornerback position could harm the Arizona Cardinals this coming fall. One of the most mind-boggling mysteries of the Arizona Cardinals’ offseason has been the club’s laissez-faire approach to upgrading the cornerback position. Currently, the Cards will be entering the upcoming NFL...

3 former Cardinals land coaching fellowship with Buccaneers, Todd Bowles

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a ton of familiar faces on their coaching staff, as much of the staff was on the coaching staff for the Arizona Cardinals while Bruce Arians was head coach. There are now more familiar faces. Bruce Arians retired earlier in the offseason and Todd Bowles,...

OL Justin Pugh named Cardinals’ most underrated player

The Arizona Cardinals have several players considered stars around the league. That group includes quarterback Kyler Murray, receiver DeAndre Hopkins, defensive end J.J. Watt and safety Budda Baker. They have other critical players on the roster who don’t get the fanfare. Who is the most underrated player on their...

Cardinals have bottom-10 roster in talent, per PFF

The Arizona Cardinals elected this offseason to mostly bring back key contributors from their 11-win 2021 season for 2022. They lost receiver Christian Kirk and linebackers Jordan Hicks and Chandler Jones, but they also added receiver Hollywood Brown and guard Will Hernandez. They also signed cornerback Jeff Gladney, but he later died in a car accident.
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Cardinals veteran says Kyler Murray's new contract is 'getting closer' ahead of 2022 training camp

Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury has been "praying" the team will sign quarterback Kyler Murray to a long-term contract extension before the start of training camp. Now, with just three weeks until rookies report to camp, at least one of Murray's teammates believes the two sides are "getting closer" to a deal. Starting guard Justin Pugh told "The Dave Pasch Podcast" this week that Murray and the Cardinals are still working toward an agreement, suggesting "it's only a matter of time" before talks are finalized.

NFC Notes: DeAndre Hopkins, Cardinals, Rams, Seahawks

Cardinals HC Kliff Kingsbury said that his team is trying to go in with a strong plan that lasts until Week 7 when WR DeAndre Hopkins returns from suspension. “We’re trying to come up with a great plan that rolls right up to Week 7 of the season and make sure we’re smart about it,” Kingsbury said, via Josh Weinfuss of ESPN. “But, the main thing I don’t want him to do is ramp up, make a bunch of plays in training camp, do this, practice really hard and then six weeks he’s not doing anything.”

72 days till the Cardinals’ 2022 season opener vs. Chiefs

As we begin the holiday weekend on this the first of July, we are 72 days away from the start of the regular season for the Arizona Cardinals. In 72 days, it will be Sept. 11, when they take the field at home in State Farm Stadium to take on the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 1.
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Cardinals already have plan for DeAndre Hopkins as he returns from MCL injury, faces six-game suspension

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins is coming back from an MCL injury suffered in December, and the team is looking forward to having its star back on the field. There is still some time before training camp begins, but the team has a clear plan for Hopkins' return post-surgery and is beginning to work out how it will approach his recovery.

Matt Paradis is a potential free agent fit for the Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals’ offseason continues as the team is potentially going to lose three-time Pro Bowl center Rodney Hudson to retirement. It’s a tough loss at this point in the offseason, but it seems as if the team knew about the potential retirement months ago. Had the Cardinals not traded the No. 23 overall pick in the trade for Hollywood Brown, they reportedly would have drafted center Tyler Linderbaum and also targeted center Cam Jurgens in the second round.

NFC Notes: Deebo Samuel, 49ers, Cardinals, Seahawks

49ers TE George Kittle feels that the organization should’ve signed WR Deebo Samuel to a contract extension during last year’s regular season. NFL rules stipulated Samuel wasn’t eligible then, as he had yet to complete his third season, but February or March might have been an option.