With just one win between the two teams coming into this game, making something happen on the field was of vital importance.
Minnesota continued their trend of starting off fast—putting 28 points on the board in the first quarter—and then stalling once they had established a commanding lead.
Arizona continued to struggle both offensively and defensively. Unlike other teams that have come from behind and dismantled the lackluster Vikings in the later part of the game, the Cardinals simply were not able to make any magic happen on the field.
In the following seven slides, we will review some things we learned about the Cardinals during this game. Some of these observations are old news, while others became evident today.