Cardinals Rumors & News

  • Former Cardinals QB Max Hall arrested on shoplifting, cocaine possession allegations

    Arizona Republic "Former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Max Hall was arrested Friday on suspicion of possession of stolen items and cocaine, Gilbert police said. Gilbert police were called to the Best Buy near Loop 202 and Williams Field Road about 11:30 a.m. Friday where they found Hall in possession of "several..." September 02

  • Will the Cardinals regret the Ted Ginn signing?

    Revenge Of The Birds "One of the key free agent signings the Arizona Cardinals made this offseason was veteran receiver and returner Ted Ginn. He was signed to a three-year $9.75 million contract. Admittedly, I thought he was a great signing, although a little pricey for a guy that had bounced around a bit, joining..." September 02

  • Cardinals GM Keim on Daryl Washington: 'Out of sight, out of mind' "The Cardinals were clearly not pleased with linebacker Daryl Washington's year-long suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy, writing in an unusually-terse statement that "It's completely unacceptable that Daryl has once again put us in this position." It appears general..." September 02

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    Aaron Wilson @RavensInsider

    Walter Powell claimed off waivers by the Jets, according to his agents, @symmetryreps

  • Larry Fitzgerald hopes to get back into 'flow' for Arizona Cardinals in 2014

    Arizona Republic "It's impossible to write about Cardinals' offensive playmakers, past and present, without including receiver Larry Fitzgerald. No player in team history has made more plays. Fitzgerald is the franchise leader in receptions (846), receiving yards (11,367), touchdowns (87), 100-yard receiving..." September 01

  • Cardinals claim outside linebacker Thomas Keiser off waivers

    Pro Football Talk "The Cardinals and Chargers will play twice in 11 days, since the rematch of the preseason finale will be played next Monday night. Thomas Keiser will have the rare ability to play for both teams. The Cardinals claimed the outside linebacker, who was waived by the Chargers yesterday,..." August 31

  • Cardinals trim roster to 53

    Pro Football Talk "Twenty players were released, one was given an injury settlement and one was moved to injured reserve as the Cardinals got down to 53 on their roster today. Arizona announced that the following players were cut: RB Zach Bauman, LB Marcus Benard, G Philip Blake, LB Jonathan Brown, WR Dan..." August 31

  • Andre Ellington adds some intrigue to Arizona Cardinals run game

    Arizona Republic "The production of the running backs will be one of the more intriguing story lines of the 2014 season, and will help us learn more about Arians the Xs and Os guy. To be clear, the coach doesn't seem worried. "I don't have any concerns with the running game," he said. "The running game's been..." August 31

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    Josh Weinfuss @joshweinfuss

    Confirmed that #AZCardinals have released DT Isaac Sopoaga, LB Marcus Benard and RB Jalen Parmele.

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    James Harrison's agent, Bill Parise, said as well as his client's visit went with Cardinals, he is not expected to sign there.

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    Josh Weinfuss @joshweinfuss

    #AZCardinals have released CB Bryan McCann, his agent.John Biggins said.

  • Chargers-Cardinals, Instant Analysis

    San Diego Union-Tribune "Training camp confirmed one basic thing that college film hinted would be true about rookies Jason Verrett and Jerry Attaochu. They can cover ground against NFL talent. Verrett appeared quicker than any other Chargers cornerback -- "First-round draft-pick quick," Keenan Allen said -- while..." August 29

  • Cardinals sign Tommy Kelly "Tommy Kelly was one of the most surprising and notable cuts during the recent roster shrinkage to 75 players. He wasn't out of work for long. The Arizona Cardinals announced the signing of Kelly on Wednesday. Kelly adds depth at defensive tackle, where the team just lost Darnell Dockett for the..." August 28

  • Rashard Mendenhall Is Now TV Writer For Upcoming HBO Show "Rashard Mendenhall may be the first man ever who can say that in the span of one year he went from starting on an NFL team to writing for an HBO show. The 26-year-old former Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals running back wrote in a Huffington Post blog post that since retiring from the..." August 28

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    Kent Somers @kentsomers

    James Harrison tentatively scheduled to take physical for #azcardinals Fri. deal isn't foregone conclusion, per source.

  • NFLPA hopeful Sean Gilbert proposes $1M minimum salary, 18 games, other changes

    Yahoo! Sports "Sean Gilbert and DeMaurice Smith need to go at it, town-hall style battle-royale style in a debate. After all, these are the two men who could go head-to-head for the NFLPA executive director spot soon, even if the sitting executive director Smith has no plans of leaving his post. Gilbert, the..." August 26

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    Kent Somers @kentsomers

    #azcardinals bringing in DT Tommy Kelly tonight/tomorrow. Taking a look. cut by Pats.

  • Cardinals released the 13 players

    Fox Sports "Linebacker KEENAN CLAYTON Linebacker JOJO DICKSON Center TOM DRAHEIM Wide receiver REGGIE DUNN Kicker JAY FEELY Linebacker DERRELL JOHNSON Safety ORHIAN JOHNSON Quarterback RYAN LINDLEY Wide receiver KEVIN OZIER Defensive tackle JUSTIN RENFROW" August 25

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Cardinals are releasing veteran K Jay Feely, per source.

  • Playing with brace next step for Mathieu "Every day that Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu continues his return from ACL and LCL surgery comes with a new challenge. On Thursday, his latest hurdle was learning how to run with his new knee brace. "It's bulky," he said. "When I'm running, I kinda got to pick my leg up..." August 24

  • Arizona Cardinals receiver Walt Powell eager for opportunity

    Arizona Republic "A huge silvery gray GMC Denali was parked right in front of the entrance to University of Phoenix Stadium on Thursday afternoon. It belonged to Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett, who soon limped out of the building with the aid of a crutch, his damaged right knee wrapped in a..." August 22

  • The NFL's Most Valuable Teams "Just because the auction of the Buffalo Bills is having a tough time drawing bids above $1 billion two years after the Cleveland Browns sold for $987 million, and just weeks after the National Basketball Association’s Los Angeles Clippers were sold for $2 billion, doesn’t mean the National..." August 20

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    Kent Somers @kentsomers

    #azcardinals are signing DT Isaac Sopoaga, per source. Worked out for them this afternoon.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Had thought it would make sense for #Cardinals to add DE Brett Keisel & his beard with Dockett out. Just heard: Very unlikely to happen.

  • Report: Cardinals believe that DT Darnell Dockett tore ACL

    Yahoo! Sports "The Arizona Cardinals defense has taken another huge blow. The team believes that star defensive tackle Darnell Dockett has suffered a torn ACL, according to Fox Sports' Mike Garafolo. In an offseason in which the team watched linebacker Karlos Dansby leave via free agency, linebacker Daryl..." August 19

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    Kent Somers @kentsomers

    DE Brett Keisel flying to AZ today to take a physical. #AZCardinals

  • Arizona Cardinals pleased with early effort from linebacker Desmond Bishop

    Arizona Republic "The Cardinals weren't even sure they were going to take him on the trip. But when they did, they certainly weren't thinking about letting him play. Inside linebacker Desmond Bishop, in fact, was on the pregame list of those who weren't going to be allowed to even dress for Saturday's preseason..." August 19

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Cardinals DB Tyrann Mathieu, who tore ACL and LCL last Dec, will come off PUP Tuesday; now some optimism he will play in Arizona's opener.

  • Arizona Cardinals offensive lineman comes up with heady play on fumble

    Arizona Republic "Cardinals center John Estes never played organized rugby, but you couldn't tell that by a bizarre play in the fourth quarter Saturday against the Vikings. Down 24-21, the Cardinals were in a fourth-and-goal situation at the Vikings 6. Estes' shotgun snap to Ryan Lindley was off target, which..." August 17

  • Vikes beats Cards

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Vikings coach Mike Zimmer wanted to get an extended look at his first-team units, especially veteran quarterback Matt Cassel with the starting offense, during Saturday night’s preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals. He figured that the Cardinals, a team with a stout defense in 2013 that..." August 17

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    Mike Garafolo @MikeGarafolo

    As @joshweinfuss said, John Abraham will return to Cardinals camp today.

  • Cardinals may already be detaching from Fitzgerald

    Pro Football Talk "With a revised contract that dropped his 2014 cap number from $18 million to $9 million, Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald ensured that he’d spend another year with the team. The corresponding increase in his 2015 cap number to $23.6 million could make the coming season Fitzgerald’s last season..." August 14

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    FWIW: Ron Jaworski believes Cardinals QB Logan Thomas was most impressive rookie QB in week 1. Said he played like a Pro-Bowl player.

  • Who should you draft with the No. 1 pick in fantasy football?

    USA Today "LeSean McCoy is in the best position to succeed Tim Heaney, senior fantasy writer: Why blindly pick last year’s top running back at No. 1? Jamaal Charles is a first-rounder, but 12 rushing scores and 70 receptions are hard to repeat, even with Andy Reid running things. After his monumental..." August 13

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    Dan Pompei @danpompei

    Few observations from my visit to Cardinals camp: 1. Michael Floyd is in for a big year. Some people in camp think he'll be their No. 1 WR.

  • Cardinals GM: John Brown is similar to Anquan Boldin "Arizona Cardinals rookie wide receiver John Brown made our preseason Week 1 "winners" list after tormenting the Texans defense for 87 yards and a 39-yard interference penalty on five catches and a team-high 10 targets in one half of action. As we discussed on Monday's edition of the Around The..." August 13

  • Feely to debut new kickoff approach in battle for his job

    Fox Sports Arizona "Jay Feely doesn't hate rookie kicker Chandler Catanzaro; doesn't even dislike him. "He's a good guy. We have a good relationship," Feely said. But that doesn't mean Feely and Catanzaro are comparing notes, correcting each other's technique flaws or laughing over dinner. "We really don't..." August 12

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    Darren Urban @Cardschatter

    Arians said Mathieu and Ta'amu are close to coming off PUP. Maybe even next week. #CardsCamp

  • Yeremiah Bell retires after 11 NFL seasons

    Pro Football Talk "Safety Yeremiah Bell wasn’t supposed to play in the NFL. Instead, he made it, and he lasted for more than a decade. Bell tells the Winchester (Ky.) Sun that it’s time to move on. “I’m done,” Bell said. “It’s not official because my agent hasn’t turned in the papers yet but within myself,..." August 10

  • Rookie Logan Thomas shines in debut under center for Arizona Cardinals

    Arizona Republic "Your turn, Ryan Lindley. Rookie quarterback Logan Thomas came out to start the second half for the Arizona Cardinals on Saturday in the team's first preseason game of the year against the Houston Texans and put on a show. The fight for the third and final quarterback roster spot isn't the..." August 10

  • Arizona Cardinals rout Houston Texans to open preseason

    Arizona Republic "The results of NFL preseason games become little more than footnotes in the back of media guides, but it's better to look good than the alternative. And the Cardinals looked sharp Saturday, beating the Texans 32-0 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. Despite missing two of its top..." August 10

  • Ted Ginn hopes to give Cardinals different dimension

    Arizona Republic "Despite the retirement of Jake Ballard, Cardinals pass-catchers figure to bring the thunder in 2014 with Pro Bowl wideout Larry Fitzgerald, up-and-coming star Michael Floyd and rookie John Brown. But a team that narrowly missed the playoffs last year at 10-6 and plays in the division with the..." August 08

  • When will NFL consider marijuana reform?

    USA Today "The NFL has not yet ruled on what’s next for Cleveland’s Josh Gordon, but the Cleveland Plain-Dealer’s Mary Kay Cabot is reporting the Browns are bracing for the star wide receiver to be out eight games. Gordon appealed his positive drug test earlier this week. His appeal is based on the..." August 08

  • Arizona Cardinals strong at safety with Tony Jefferson and Deone Bucannon

    Arizona Republic "It's usually a bad thing when a first-round pick, drafted at a position of need, hasn't cracked the starting lineup two weeks into training camp. The Cardinals, however, aren't worried about strong safety Deone Bucannon being second on the depth chart. That's because the man in front of him,..." August 06

  • Cardinals' backfield-by-committee an experimental work in progress

    Fox Sports Arizona "Bruce Arians plans to keep his running backs guessing this season. Will they be in single-back formation? Will there be more two-backs sets as he has indicated and shown in camp? Will they line up as receivers? "I have no idea," top back Andre Ellington said, grinning. "I just come here, see..." August 05

  • Sherman: Peterson feud 'all fun' "Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman said Monday he has no problem with his ongoing Twitter banter with Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson, but he still has issues with San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree. Peterson recently became the highest-paid cornerback in..." August 05

  • Jonathan Cooper a disappointment in Cardinals camp

    Pro Football Talk "Heading into last year’s NFL draft, Jonathan Cooper was viewed as one of the best guard prospects ever to come out of college football. But he still has a long way to go to live up to the hype. The Cardinals took Cooper with the seventh overall pick last year, but he broke his leg in the..." August 03

  • Max Starks welcomes chance to mentor younger Arizona Cardinals

    Arizona Republic "After arriving at the Cardinals facility Friday morning, new signee and veteran tackle Max Starks took his spot in the secondary locker room with most of the rookies and younger players. The main locker room was full, but Starks didn't mind. Starks, who played the first nine seasons of his..." August 02

  • John Abraham apologizes for DUI "Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham issued an apology for his DUI charge in a statement issued by the team on Friday, marking his first comments since being arrested in June. Abraham said he's addressing his issues. "First, I want to apologize to my family and friends, the Cardinals..." August 02

  • Richard Sherman takes jab at Patrick Peterson after Peterson’s extension

    Larry Brown Sports "Patrick Peterson announced on Tuesday night that he has signed a five-year, $70 million contract extension with the Arizona Cardinals. This next piece of information may shock you — Richard Sherman did not congratulate him. Peterson’s deal, which he says includes $48 million guaranteed, is one..." July 30