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Kyler Murray: Terrell Suggs is “old enough to be my dad”

Kyler Murray was 5 years old, going on 6, when the Ravens made Terrell Suggs the 10th overall choice in 2003. So the Cardinals rookie quarterback had a predictable answer when asked what it was like to be around the first-year Cardinals linebacker, who is entering his 17th NFL season. “He’s old enough to be [more]

Kyler Murray will play more this week

Kyler Murray played 10 plays in his one drive in the preseason opener. He will play more this week. “We’ll see how the game’s going, but definitely more than one drive,” Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury said, via Bob McManaman of the Arizona Republic. Murray handled his first NFL action with aplomb, going 6-for-7 for 44 [more]

Cardinals claim Jeff Holland off waivers

Linebacker Jeff Holland played for Vance Joseph when Joseph was the head coach of the Broncos last year and he will get a chance to play for Joseph again this year. Holland was waived by the Broncos when they signed cornerback Rashard Causey on Sunday. The Cardinals, who now employ Joseph as their defensive coordinator, [more]

Cardinals to start scaling back Patrick Peterson’s first-team work

The Cardinals know that they will be without cornerback Patrick Peterson for the first six games of the 2019 season and they’ve reached the point in their practice schedule where that will impact the pecking order in practice. Peterson remains able to practice until the suspension takes effect in the week leading up to the [more]

Cardinals call Ron Minegar DUI “inexcusable”

The Cardinals have released a stinging statement after their COO, Ron Minegar, was arrested late last night for driving under the influence. “Ron Minegar’s actions last night are inexcusable,” the team’s statement said. “He made the decision to drive after drinking alcohol and is fortunate that he was pulled over before injuring anyone or himself. [more]

Cardinals COO Ron Minegar arrested for DUI

For the second consecutive summer, a high-ranking member of the Arizona Cardinals’ front office has been arrested on a drunk driving charge. Cardinals Executive Vice President and COO Ron Minegar was arrested on suspicion of DUI late Saturday night, according to ABC 15 in Arizona. Police say they pulled Minegar over for speeding, failure to [more]

Cardinals activate Charles Clay, Brandon Williams from PUP list

The Cardinals are down to one player on their physically unable to perform list. The team announced on Sunday that they have activated tight end Charles Clay and cornerback Brandon Williams from the list. Offensive lineman Max Garcia remains on the PUP list. Clay signed with the Cardinals in February after being released by the [more]

Cardinals cut Darius Philon after his arrest

The Cardinals announced Saturday that they have released defensive end Darius Philon. Philon signed with the Cardinals on March 21, and they expected him to play a big role in their defense. But he was arrested Friday for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. The Cardinals paid Philon a $4 million signing bonus, so it [more]

Darius Philon released on $5,000 bond, with permission to leave Arizona for his employment

It may just be a matter of time before the NFL places Cardinals defensive lineman Darius Philon on the Commissioner-Exempt list. Until then, Philon will be able to travel with the Cardinals for out-of-state games. Via KPNX-TV, Philon (No. 93 in the photo) has been released from custody on a $5,000 bond. He also has [more]

Report: Darius Philon arrested for aggravated assault with deadly weapon

Police in Phoenix arrested Cardinals defensive lineman Darius Philon for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly threatening to shoot a woman outside a strip club, TMZ.com reports. Philon, 25, was taken to the Maricopa County Jail on Friday morning. He stands accused of pointing a handgun at a dancer in the parking lot [more]

Kyler Murray on preseason debut: “It feels like a dream come true”

It was brief preseason debut for No. 1 overall pick Kyler Murray, but the Arizona Cardinals got a nice preview of what their new franchise quarterback can bring to the table. Murray went 6-for-7 for 44 yards in his 10 plays against the Los Angeles Chargers. “It felt good,” Murray said after leaving the game [more]

Kyler Murray looked good in his one drive

One series and 10 plays apparently was enough for Kliff Kingsbury. The Cardinals coach said earlier this week that he had no firm plans for Kyler Murray‘s playing time in the preseason opener. “Whatever that takes,” Kingsbury said. “If it’s three plays, it’ll be three plays. If it’s 10-12 plays, it’ll be 12. I think [more]

Austin Ekeler fumbles on opening drive

With Chargers running back Melvin Gordon holding out, Austin Ekeler has a chance to show what he can do. And he was doing it on the opening drive of Thursday night’s preseason contest. Until he wasn’t. Ekeler fumbled the ball near the goal line, with Arizona recovering. For the drive, Ekeler gained 21 yards on [more]

Philip Rivers won’t play in preseason opener

Add Philip Rivers to the list of veteran quarterbacks who won’t be exposed to the first full week of the preseason. Via Jeff Miller of the Los Angeles Times, Chargers coach Anthony Lynn said Rivers would not play tonight against Arizona, as he chooses to look at younger players across the board. That leaves Tyrod [more]

Dolphins sign Robert Nkemdiche

Former first-round draft pick Robert Nkemdiche is getting another chance. The Dolphins announced this morning that they have signed Nkemdiche, who was cut by the Cardinals last month and cleared waivers. Nkemdiche, who suffered a torn ACL last season, will be placed on the physically unable to perform list. Nkemdiche has undeniable physical talent, but [more]

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