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Texas native Kyler Murray was never a Cowboys fan because “they were always ass”

The Cardinals and the Cowboys have had a one-sided rivalry over the years. The Cardinals regarded the Cowboys as enemies; the Cowboys regarded the Cardinals as a mild annoyance. Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray recently spiced things up with this explanation for the fact that he wasn’t a Cowboys fan despite growing up in Texas (via [more]

Kyler Murray believes his running “should be a luxury”

The Hail Murray ended up being the high point of Arizona’s 2020 season. The thrilling finish and unlikely win over the Bills pushed the Cardinals to 6-3. After that, they finished 2-5 and ended up 8-8. The problem, as Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray explained it to reporters on Thursday, was that his shoulder injury caused [more]

Kyler Murray keeps door open for baseball

From Tom Brady to Deshaun Watson to Russell Wilson to Aaron Rodgers, quarterbacks increasingly have realized the power they have. The next wave of quarterbacks with leverage and willingness to use it could include Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray. Murray, the first overall pick in the 2019 draft, continues to talk about potentially playing baseball. A [more]

Johnathan Joseph announces his retirement

Cornerback Johnathan Joseph spent some time talking to J.J. Watt about life with the Cardinals before Watt signed with Arizona, but he won’t be joining Watt with the team or playing anywhere else in the NFL this year. Joseph announced his retirement from the NFL in a Twitter post on Thursday afternoon. He called making [more]

DeAndre Hopkins: I would like to see a first-round pick do what Julio Jones and I do

When the Titans finalized a trade for wide receiver Julio Jones, some were surprised that Atlanta received a second-round pick in exchange for the seven-time Pro Bowler. Arizona’s DeAndre Hopkins was among that group. Hopkins, of course, was also traded for a second-round pick, with the Texans sending him to the Cardinals last year. So [more]

Cardinals sign Rondale Moore

A day after signing first-round pick Zaven Collins, the Cardinals wrapped up a deal with their only remaining unsigned draft pick. Second-round wide receiver Rondale Moore has signed with the team. The Cardinals have seven picks overall in this year’s draft. Moore had 114 catches for 1,258 yards and 12 touchdowns while also running for [more]

Cardinals sign Zaven Collins

The Cardinals have signed first-round draft choice Zaven Collins, the team announced Tuesday night. His signing leaves only second-round choice Rondale Moore unsigned. Fourth-round choice Marco Wilson, sixth-round choice Victor Dimukeje, sixth-round choice Tay Gowan, seventh round choice James Wiggins and seventh-round choice Michal Menet previously signed their four-year rookie deals. Collins will earn $14.7 [more]

Cardinals worked out Jake Butt

The Cardinals worked out free agent tight end Jake Butt this week, Field Yates of ESPN reports. Injuries limited Butt to eight games with the Broncos in four seasons after they made him a fifth-round choice. Butt injured a hamstring in 2020 that landed him on injured reserve. He played five games, making two catches [more]

Chandler Jones not at Cardinals minicamp

J.J. Watt posted a picture of himself with new teammate Chandler Jones to Twitter on Tuesday, but the two men were not together when the team’s mandatory minicamp opened later in the day. While Jones was with the team on Monday for their media day, he has opted not to participate in the workout on [more]

Cardinals sign Xavier Williams, cut Shareef Miller

The Cardinals have signed defensive tackle Xavier Williams to a one-year deal, the team announced on Monday. Williams began his career with the Cardinals as an undrafted free agent in 2015, spending three seasons with the club. He played 23 games with two starts, recording a half-sack and a pair of tackles for loss in [more]

Dre Kirkpatrick visiting Saints

The Saints may have found a veteran for their defensive backfield. Per Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, New Orleans is bringing in Dre Kirkpatrick for a visit. Kirkpatrick most recently played for the Cardinals in 2020, appearing in 14 games and starting 11. He recorded three interceptions and seven passes defensed for the club. Kirkpatrick [more]

Kliff Kingsbury: It’s been a real joy to see J.J. Watt around the building

Cardinals defensive lineman J.J. Watt was one of several veterans who came in for Arizona’s OTAs last week. Watt noted the difference between just getting together in virtual meetings versus actually being on the field last week, saying the Cardinals have a great group. Head coach Kliff Kingsbury appreciated the veteran defensive lineman coming to [more]

Cardinals sign Darqueze Dennard

Veteran cornerback Darqueze Dennard is headed to Arizona. The Cardinals announced Dennard’s signing on Thursday. It’s a one-year deal for the 2014 first-round pick. Dennard began his NFL career with the Bengals and moved on to the Falcons last year. He was limited to eight games by a hamstring injury. Dennard has 310 tackles, four [more]

J.J. Watt: We have a great group here

He’s still No. 99, but J.J. Watt looks a little different in an Arizona practice jersey. After 10 seasons as the face of the Texans, Watt is now with the Cardinals to help elevate a defense that finished 12th in points allowed and 13th in yards allowed. Watt was one of Arizona’s many key contributors [more]

Kliff Kingsbury: Kyler Murray’s mastered our system

Word earlier this week was that quarterback Kyler Murray would be making his first appearance at Cardinals OTAs soon and that was proven correct on Wednesday. Murray had been working out with teammates in Texas during the offseason, but was on the field at the team’s facility for the first time as they continued the [more]

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