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Colt McCoy visiting Cardinals

The Cardinals have scheduled a visit with veteran quarterback Colt McCoy, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Schefter adds that “there’s a good chance it will result in a deal that would make him Kyler Murray’s backup.” Brett Hundley, who served as Murray’s backup last season, is a free agent. The Cardinals also have Chris Streveler [more]

Cardinals agree to terms with Darrell Daniels, Charles Washington

The Cardinals agreed to terms with tight end Darrell Daniels and safety Charles Washington on one-year contracts, the team announced Thursday. Daniels stays put in Arizona after playing 25 games with nine starts the past three seasons. He appeared in 12 games with a career-high eight starts last season for the Cardinals and had eight [more]

Vikings trade for Mason Cole

The Cardinals are trading offensive lineman Mason Cole to the Vikings, Mark Sanchez of ESPN reports. Arizona will get a sixth-round draft choice in return, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media. The Vikings could play Cole, a center with the Cardinals, at guard, Rapoport adds. Cole started 14 games last season. He joined the [more]

Cardinals sign Malcolm Butler

Another well-known veteran is signing with the Cardinals. This time it’s cornerback Malcolm Butler, who agreed to terms with the Cardinals on a one-year contract. Butler was cut by the Titans, who saved more than $10 million off their salary cap with the move, this month. Last season Butler started all 16 games in Tennessee. [more]

Will Larry Fitzgerald land in Tampa Bay?

There continues to be no direct evidence of receiver Larry Fitzgerald‘s plans for 2021. The circumstantial evidence points to a possible jump to Tampa Bay, and a chance to cap his career with a Super Bowl win. First, the door seems to be closed on Fitzgerald in Arizona. The signing of receiver A.J. Green, which [more]

Rodney Hudson: The trade to Arizona was a bit of a surprise

Cardinals General Manager Steve Keim said he was “shocked” when he read reports the Raiders were going to release center Rodney Hudson. Of course, the three-time Pro Bowler didn’t end up hitting the market because Keim picked up the phone and got a deal done with his Raiders counterpart, Mike Mayock. Officially a Cardinal, Hudson [more]

Justin Pugh takes pay cut to stay with Cardinals

Cardinals guard Justin Pugh will remain in Arizona for the 2021 season after agreeing to reduce his salary. Pugh said on Twitter that he has agreed to take less money because he likes playing with the Cardinals. “To clarify I restructured my contract and took a pay cut to stay with the Arizona Cardinals,” Pugh [more]

Steve Keim: Chase Edmonds has shown ability, we’ll continue monitoring running backs

Kenyan Drake left the Cardinals for the Raiders as a free agent and that leaves Chase Edmonds as the only back in Arizona with significant experience. Head coach Kliff Kingsbury said earlier in the offseason that the team is confident Edmonds can handle the lead back role after being a complement to David Johnson and [more]

A.J. Green: Playing with DeAndre Hopkins will make my job easier

A.J. Green was “The Guy” at receiver in Cincinnati for most of his career, and he played like it. He rewarded the Bengals for selecting him at No. 4 overall in 2011 by recording five consecutive seasons with at least 1,000 yards to start his career. Green has six overall. But as he moves to [more]

Patrick Peterson will remain at corner

Anthony Harris left Minnesota. Patrick Peterson arrived in Minnesota. Peterson, though, isn’t replacing Harris at safety. Peterson put that idea to rest Monday, a few days after he left open the possibility of a position move. “I feel that I still have a good position as far as being in position to make plays at [more]

Steve Keim: No update on Larry Fitzgerald

The Cardinals signing A.J. Green last week seemed to suggest the door was closed for Larry Fitzgerald to return for a 18th season in 2021. But when General Manager Steve Keim was asked about the longtime wide receiver, he had little update on the situation. “We’ve texted a few times, but nothing to the extent [more]

Steve Keim was “shocked” when he saw Rodney Hudson would be released

When news broke the Raiders were going to release center Rodney Hudson last week, it came as a surprise to many — including Cardinals General Manager Steve Keim. “Well like everybody, I saw the news that he was potentially going to be released, which shocked me because of the type of player that I saw [more]

Cardinals to sign Brian Winters, re-sign Max Garcia

The Cardinals weren’t done making moves on the offensive line when they added center Rodney Hudson and re-signed tackle Kelvin Beachum last week. The team announced two more moves on Monday. They have agreed to sign veteran guard Brian Winters as a free agent and re-sign backup lineman Max Garcia. Both players agreed to one-year [more]

Vikings, Patrick Peterson deal came together quickly

The Vikings have announced the one-year contract with cornerback Patrick Peterson. It took a few days for it to become official, but it only took a few hours for it to come together. G.M. Rick Spielman, speaking to reporters on Monday, said that Peterson’s agent, Joel Segal, called Spielman last week to inquire as to [more]

Kenyan Drake: Jon Gruden showed the most interest in me being a playmaker

After playing under the transition tag in 2020, Kenyan Drake made his first foray into free agency last week and came away with a two-year, $14.5 million contract with the Raiders. That’s a solid deal for a running back, especially one who is ostensibly coming in to serve as a backup for Josh Jacobs. But [more]

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