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Cardinals sign Josh Mauro off Jaguars’ practice squad

The Cardinals signed defensive lineman Josh Mauro from Jacksonville’s practice squad, the team announced Wednesday. Mauro returns to Arizona, where he played 47 games with 26 starts from 2014-17. He made 70 tackles, two sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery for the Cardinals. He played 12 games with four starts while with the [more]

Kyler Murray gets another NFC offensive player of the week award

Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray has won the NFC player of the week award for the second time in three weeks. Murray received the award in Week Five, and he just got it again for his Week Seven performance against the Seahawks. On Sunday night Murray completed 34 of 48 passes for 360 yards and three [more]

DeAndre Hopkins explains traffic incident, gesture toward political caravan

As Arizona Cardinals wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins was on his way to the stadium for Sunday night’s game against the Seattle Seahawks, an encounter with a political caravan in the Phoenix area began to percolate across social media. Photos of Hopkins driving his Ferrari was posted to Twitter alleging that Hopkins had swerved in and [more]

Russell Wilson still favorite for MVP

The man who has never received an MVP vote remains the favorite for MVP. According to PointsBet, the NBC Sports official betting partner, Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson continues to represent the best bet for MVP, at -110. (Bet $110 to win $100.) Wilson has stayed in the top spot despite his team’s first loss of [more]

Kyler Murray avoiding sacks better than rookie season

The Seahawks had no sacks of Kyler Murray on Sunday Night Football. Not only that, they had no quarterback hits. None. Zip. Zilch. Through the first seven games of his rookie season, the Cardinals quarterback had taken 23 sacks for 154 lost yards. Through seven games this season, Murray has taken only nine sacks for [more]

Cardinals put Zach Allen, Isaiah Irving on injured reserve

The Cardinals created some space on their 53-man roster at the start of their bye week. The team announced that defensive lineman Zach Allen and linebacker Isaiah Irving have been placed on injured reserve. They also released tight end Evan Baylis. Allen hurt his ankle in Sunday night’s win over the Seahawks. He’s made two [more]

Cardinals “stole” play that left Kyler Murray smiling before touchdown toss

Cris Collinsworth called the play “strange from the start.” That’s exactly what the Cardinals planned. As the the entire offense looked right, toward the team’s sideline, center Mason Cole snapped the ball to Kyler Murray. The offensive line paused a second or two as DeAndre Hopkins raced by a “napping” Quinton Dunbar. Replays showed Murray [more]

Kenyan Drake likely to miss a few weeks with ankle injury

The Cardinals will be without their leading rusher for a few weeks. Arizona running back Kenyan Drake suffered a slight tear of a ligament in his ankle and will miss a few weeks, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Drake suffered the injury on Sunday night in a game he wasn’t playing particularly well in, with [more]

LeSean McCoy loses third-down role to Leonard Fournette

When the Buccaneers signed running back Leonard Fournette, some presumed that would cost LeSean McCoy his job. It didn’t then, but it now has. Coach Bruce Arians told reporters on Monday that Fournette is the team’s new “nickel” running back. On Sunday against the Raiders, Fournette participated in 40 snaps, a 56-percent rate. Fournette rushed [more]

Kyler Murray on pace for QB record 16 rushing touchdowns

Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray scored his seventh rushing touchdown on Sunday night in the Cardinals’ seventh game, keeping him on a pace unequaled by any quarterback in NFL history. If Murray keeps it up, he’ll finish the season with 16 rushing touchdowns in 16 games, which would be a new NFL record for a quarterback. [more]

Kliff Kingsbury: High school coaches will show DK Metcalf play for years

The Seahawks wound up losing Sunday night’s game to the Cardinals in overtime, but it may have been over before the extra session if not for DK Metcalf refusing to give up on a play. Cardinals safety Budda Baker picked off a Russell Wilson pass on the Cardinals’ 2-yard-line in the second quarter and appeared [more]

Kyler Murray joins a very small club vs. Russell Wilson

On Sunday night, Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray accomplished something that has happened only one other time during the nine-year career of Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. According to the NFL Research account on Twitter, Murray matched only one other quarterback in throwing three or more touchdown passes and eliminating a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit. That quarterback was [more]

X-rays of Kenyan Drake’s ankle negative, MRI coming up

Cardinals running back Kenyan Drake was not on the field to help his team in overtime against the Seahawks because he hurt his ankle late in the fourth quarter. Drake was carted to the locker room and did not return to the game. According to multiple reports, X-rays of the ankle were negative on Sunday [more]

Kyler Murray: Sunday night’s win a “big, big step for us”

The Cardinals had not beaten the Seahawks in Arizona since 2012 heading into Sunday night’s game and it looked like that streak would continue when Seattle opened up a 13-point lead in the first half of the game. Arizona chipped away at that lead, however, and scored 10 straight points in the fourth quarter to [more]

Sunday Night Football: Cardinals knock off Seahawks in overtime thriller

The Cardinals twice trailed by 13 points. They scored 10 points in the final 2:28 of regulation just to get to overtime. They missed a game-winning field goal in overtime. They then won it with a game-winning field goal in overtime. It was an improbable 37-34 overtime victory for the Cardinals over the Seahawks. It [more]

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