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Kyler Murray, Colt McCoy out for preseason opener

The Cardinals won’t be playing either of their top two quarterbacks against the Bengals in this week’s preseason opener.Head coach Kliff Kingsbury announced that Trace McSorley will start on Friday. Jarrett Guarantano is also set to take snaps as the only other quarterback on the roster.Murray is just returning from five days away from the [more]

Kliff Kingsbury: We want to be smart with Kyler Murray’s return from COVID-19

Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray has returned to practice after testing positive for COVID-19 last week. But the Cardinals plan to ease him back into action over the course of the next few days.Backup quarterbacks Colt McCoy and Trace McSorley mainly continued to run the first-team offense at Monday’s training camp practice. But according to head [more]

Kyler Murray back from COVID-19

Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray is back on the practice field.Murray returned to training camp today after missing five days because he tested positive for COVID-19.Under this year’s NFL rules, players must miss at least five days after they test positive for COVID-19. There is no mandatory testing of players, so the only players who get [more]

James Saxon case proves that P.R. drives the Personal Conduct Policy

On Monday, Judge Sue L. Robinson accused the NFL of reacting too strongly to public opinion in the administration of the Personal Conduct Policy. She failed to realize that public opinion drives the entire policy.The policy exists as a mechanism for empowering the league to take action against players and others who get in trouble [more]

Willie Snead working out with 49ers

The 49ers may be adding some depth to their receiving corps.According to multiple reports, the club is working out Willie Snead on Friday.Snead also reportedly had a tryout with the Cardinals this week.The veteran receiver spent time with the Raiders and Panthers last season. He caught three passes for 32 yards in seven games with [more]

Cardinals put RB coach James Saxon on administrative leave

The Cardinals have responded to the news that running backs coach James Saxon was arrested in May and charged with domestic battery in Indiana.Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury told reporters at a press conference that Saxon has been placed on administrative leave. Saxon faces two charges, including a felony charge assaulting a woman in front [more]

Vernon Hargreaves among five players who worked out for Bears

The Bears worked out five players Thursday, including former first-round draft selection Vernon Hargreaves.The Buccaneers used the 11th overall choice on Hargreaves in 2016, and he started every game as a rookie. Injuries limited him to 10 games over the next two seasons.He played nine games for Tampa in 2019 before the Bucs cut him.Hargreaves [more]

Kliff Kingsbury had Kyler Murray call plays to backup quarterbacks in practice

On Saturday, before Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray had to isolate after testing positive for COVID-19, he took a rest day from practicing. But Murray had plenty of work to do: Kliff Kingsbury made Murray the offensive playcaller.Today Kingsbury explained that he wanted Murray to have the experience so that Murray will understand Kingsbury’s perspective when [more]

Cardinals sign Marcell Ateman

Injuries have thinned the ranks at wide receiver in Arizona, so the Cardinals moved to bolster the ranks with a new addition to the roster on Thursday.The team announced the signing of Marcell Ateman. Offensive lineman Eric Smith was cut loose in a corresponding move.Ateman was a Raiders seventh-round pick in 2018 and he appeared [more]

Kliff Kingsbury on Hollywood Brown arrest: He knows he needs to be better than that

Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury addressed wide receiver Marquise Brown‘s Wednesday morning arrest for criminal speeding at a press conference on Thursday.Police say Brown was going 126 miles per hour on Arizona State Route 101 when he was pulled over. He was booked into Maricopa County jail after the arrest, but has been released and [more]

Judge denies effort in Brian Flores case to conduct discovery on arbitration issue

The lawyers in the Brian Flores case made an aggressive attempt to secure discovery on the question of whether the case should be sent to arbitration. The attempt was aggressive, but not successful.Judge Valerie Caproni has denied the motion to compel discovery on the arbitration question.She calls it an “impermissible fishing expedition,” and she explains [more]

Cardinals activate Maxx Williams from PUP list

It looks like Cardinals tight end Maxx Williams will be making his training camp debut on Thursday.The Cardinals announced that Williams has been activated from the physically unable to perform list on Thursday morning. The team adds that he is dressed for practice.Williams, who signed a one-year deal to remain in Arizona, tore his ACL [more]

Hollywood Brown arrested for criminal speeding Wednesday morning

Cardinals wide receiver Hollywood Brown was arrested for criminal speeding on Wednesday morning.The Arizona Department of Public Safety told Arizona Sports 98.7 that Brown was arrested at 7:05 a.m. Arizona law holds that criminal speeding includes traveling at any speed over 85 miles per hour and traveling more than 20 miles per hour over any [more]

D.J. Humphries signs extension with Cardinals through 2025

The Cardinals announced a contract extension for left tackle D.J. Humphries that runs through 2025. Humphries was scheduled to become a free agent in 2023 after signing a three-year, $45 million deal with the Cardinals in 2020. That contract called for him to make $14 million in non-guaranteed salary this season with another $1 million [more]

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