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Cardinals add Jaron Brown to practice squad

Jaron Brown is back in Arizona. Brown, who made the Cardinals as an undrafted rookie in 2013 and ended up playing five seasons in Arizona, signed to the Cardinals’ practice squad today. In past seasons, Brown wouldn’t have been eligible for the practice squad, which was originally intended for inexperienced players only. But this year [more]

Panthers put Christian McCaffrey on injured reserve

After reports early this week projected that running back Christian McCaffrey would be out for at least a month after hurting his ankle in last Sunday’s loss to the Buccaneers, McCaffrey said that his hope was that “I can get back a lot earlier.” If McCaffrey does beat that timetable, it won’t be by much. [more]

Lions DC Cory Undlin: Let’s not panic

The Lions are off to an 0-2 start despite holding leads of at least 11 points in each of their first two games and the defense has allowed 56 points over the last five quarters. Neither of those things inspire much confidence about the direction of a team coming off of a 3-12-1 season, which [more]

Former Oilers defensive back Bob Atkins dies at 74

Former NFL defensive back Bob Atkins has died, Mark Berman of FOX 26 reports. Atkins was 74. The St. Louis Cardinals selected Atkins in the second round of the 1968 draft out of Grambling. He played two years with the Cardinals before they traded him to the Houston Oilers. Atkins played seven years in Houston. [more]

Cardinals will have 750 friends and family at Sunday’s game

The Cardinals have received approval from local and state authorities to have a “small controlled group” of spectators at Sunday’s game, Katherine Fitzgerald of the Arizona Republic reports. The group is limited to 750 immediate family or close friends of the players, coaches and staff. It will serve as a dress rehearsal of sorts in [more]

NFL has 11 teams at 2-0, tying a record high

In a 32-team league, the maximum possible number of 2-0 teams is 16. The most 2-0 teams ever emerging from the first two weeks of an NFL is 11. It’s happened three times before. It happened again this year. The Cardinals, Bills, Ravens, Bears, Packers, Chiefs, Raiders, Rams, Seahawks, Steelers, and Titans are each 2-0. [more]

Cardinals activate KeeSean Johnson off COVID list, place Maxx Williams on IR

The Cardinals placed receiver KeeSean Johnson on the reserve/COVID-19 list on Sept. 11. They activated him from the list Monday, the team announced. The 2019 sixth-rounder caught 21 passes for 187 yards and a touchdown as a rookie. The Cardinals placed tight end Maxx Williams (ankle) on injured reserve in a corresponding move. Williams will [more]

Kyler Murray: It’s a blessing to be able to move fast

Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray posted 544 rushing yards during his rookie season, but it looks like he’ll be pushing past that total well before the 2020 season comes to an end. Murray has posted 158 yards on the ground through the first two weeks of the regular season and he’s showing a willingness to run [more]

Kyler Murray shines as Cardinals move to 2-0

Patrick Mahomes and Lamar Jackson were voted as the league’s Most Valuable Player after their second seasons, which led some to suggest that Kyler Murray could find his way into consideration for the prize this season. The first two weeks of the season have done little to suggest that’s a crazy idea. Murray followed up [more]

Brandon Scherff out with knee injury

Washington’s got a lot of work to do if they’re going to come back against the Cardinals and they won’t have Brandon Scherff to help them do it. The right guard is done for the day after injuring his knee in the first half. Washington initially called him questionable to return, but he was ruled [more]

Kendall Fuller inactive for Washington

Washington will be without the Snyders on Sunday and they’ll also be without cornerback Kendall Fuller. Fuller was listed as questionable with a knee injury. He was left on the inactive list, however, and they’ll have to try to get to 2-0 without him. Linebacker Thomas Davis is active after being listed as questionable. He [more]

Daniel, Tanya Snyder quarantining, won’t be at Sunday’s game

The Washington Football Team won’t have team owner Daniel Snyder or his wife Tanya at Sunday’s game against the Cardinals. A statement from team physician Dr. Anthony Casolaro announced that the Snyders are quarantining after having contact with a friend who has tested positive for COVID-19. Dr. Casolaro notes that the couple have both tested [more]

Cardinals promote Jordan Thomas

The Cardinals announced Saturday that they have elevated tight end Jordan Thomas to the active roster from the practice squad. Thomas signed with the Cardinals’ practice squad on Sept. 8 after spending training camp with the Texans. He played 21 games with 12 starts the past two seasons with Houston and had 21 receptions for [more]

Week Two injury report roundup

Week Two of the 2020 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Browns and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

Hall of Famer Larry Wilson dies at 82

The Cardinals announced the death of Pro Football Hall of Famer Larry Wilson at the age of 82 on Friday. Wilson was a player, coach and executive for the Cardinals from 1960 until his retirement after the 2002 season. Cardinals owner Michael Bidwill called Wilson the “most influential male figure” in his life outside of [more]

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