1. Panthers-Cardinals: Carolina Picks Apart Arizona 34-21

    “Yes, I’ll have the crow, rare, and ummmm...let’s see. (long pause) OK, and a Kool-Aid to wash it down. Extra large, please...

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  2. Panthers-Cardinals: Making a Statement

    The Cardinals have had two straight ‘statement’ games, and came through with increasing volume with each...

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  3. Trick or Treat: Super Cardinals Downright Scary

    For many years, the Arizona Cardinals were the pennies of Halloween. Or the apple. Or any other unwrapped or otherwise useless waste of time and energy item that made you wish you just skipped that house...

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  4. Too Legit to Quit: Cardinals Dismantle Mighty G-men

    This was sweet. For long-suffering and recent bandwagoners, this was the kind of win the Cardinals needed to prove to the world that they are, in fact, a championship-caliber team that’s just as viable as anyone else in football...

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  5. How Arizona Can Play (and Beat) the Giants Pass Rush

    The Cardinals offensive line has played pretty well the past couple of weeks. And when you consider they went against the likes of Mario Williams and Patrick Kearney, that’s something to build on...

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  6. Cardinals-Seahawks: The Report Card After a Lopsided NFC West Test

    Wow, is it just me, or did the Cardinals just play their best all-around game since last January in Carolina? And one of their best road games since landing in the desert over 2 decades ...

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  7. Cardinals-Texans Report Card: A Mixed Bag from Arizona's Close Win

    These are the hardest to do. Those ‘Tale of two haves’ type games. When the Cardinals dominate on both sides of the ball for the first 30 minutes, and then implode on both sides of the ball in the final 30 minutes...

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  8. Top Fantastic Finishes in Cardinals History

    Now, before you haters and nay-sayers suggest that the Phoenix/Arizona Cardinals don’t HAVE five fantastic finishes in their ..ummm, spotty history, let me tell you, as a long suffering fan, how wrong you are...

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  9. "Bye" the Way, No Cardinals Football This Week Sucks!

      There seems to be a general consensus around Cardinal-land that, while early in the season, this week is a "good," or even "great," week for the struggling Cardinals to have their Bye Week...

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  10. Colts School Cardinals: A Lesson in How Winners Win.

    Ok, so all the hype turned into hyperbole as the Cardinals turn “One step forward, two steps back” into an art form in front of the entire nation. The stage was set...

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  11. Indianapolis Colts Hand Arizona Cardinals a Symbolic Loss at Home

    Fast forward to October 11. Cardinals fans file into UoP Stadium for a game with the Houston Texans. Not subdued...but without the boisterous, frantic swagger they have had for the past four games played here...

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  12. Colts at Cardinals: The Brady Hunch and a Few Final Thoughts

    Ok, so Warner/Manning has been written about, talked about, examined, dissected, folded, spindled, and mutilated quite a bit (ad nauseum?) this week...

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  13. COLTS at CARDINALS: You Might See a Running Game... When Pigs Fly

    It has become rather common for teams facing the Indianapolis Colts to lean heavy on their running game. The object being, of course, to eat up clock and keep Peyton Manning and the Colts high powered offense off the field as much as possible...

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  14. Bird Droppings: Notes and News From the Arizona Cardinals Nest

    He’s So SpecialCardinals defensive end Calais Campbell was announced as this week’s NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance Sunday against the Jaguars in steamy Jacksonville...

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  15. Cardinals-Jaguars: Kurt Warner's Rhythm Has Jags Singin' the Blues

    What a difference a week makes! One week ago, Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner threw 46 passes to collect 22 receptions. This week, it took him only 26 attempts to reach that number, and add 2 more grabs, too...

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  16. Cardinals at Jaguars: A Must Win Game for the Big Red?

    Things may look grim with a road loss to the Jags You could hear it a thousand times late last Sunday. In locker rooms and on postgame radio talk-shows all across the fruited plains, the number "15" kept popping up...

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  17. Raising Arizona: What Will It Take to Ignite the Cardinals Offense?

    As the Arizona Cardinals head into Jacksonville for week two, there are a few items on both sides of the ball that will need to be addressed if they plan on playing deep into January...

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  18. Bold 'n Determined! 'Q' Dismisses Excuses For Slow Offensive Start

    Cardinals WR Anquan Boldin, shown last week against the 49ers, won't sit on his laurels. Anyone that has watched Cardinals football for the past few years, knows that WR Anquan Boldin doesn't make excuses...

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  19. Bird Droppings: Notes and News from the Cards Nest

    Random thoughts while sweeping up under the cage... No one in Cardinal-land is happy with the offensive output...or more to point, the lack thereof. Yet, the offensive line seems to have escaped scrutiny as Kurt Warner and Co...

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  20. Flag Football: Arizona Cardinals Downright Offensive in Loss to 49ers

    TWEEEEEEEET! If a swine flu epidemic broke out on the field today at UoP Stadium, there would have been enough hankies on the turf for every drippy nose in the building. And in the surrounding neighborhood...

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  21. The Brady Hunch: 49ers @ Cardinals Pregame

    The Cardinals and 49ers kickoff the season at University of Phoenix Stadium, which will forevermore in this space be known simply as Cardinals Stadium, 'The Nest', or UoP Stadium...

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  22. It's In the Cards!: Why Arizona Will Come Up Aces in the NFC West

    For those of us that have suffered through the 2+ decades of sun-soaked misery that was passed off as NFL football, it seemed we would never see William V Bidwill standing alongside, ...

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  23. Post Super Bowl Confidence Not in the Cards?

    It's nearly impossible to be a Cardinals fan, and pinpoint one singular, particular highlight from the 2008 playoffs...

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  24. Cardinals Starters Pack It In: Beanie, Leinart Lead Furious Comeback

    "Oh, my God! The most amazing, sensational, dramatic, heart-rending, exciting, thrilling finish in the history of preseason football!" Which, let's be honest, is kind of like kissing your sister...

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  25. The Spit Hits the Fans

    The Post Game Party is Over for Arizona Cardinals Fans! Just when it looks like the Arizona Cardinals were starting to "get it" as far as fan relations, they spit in the eye of their growing, but still extremely fragile, fan base...

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