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Cardinals' Arians wins 2nd coach of year honor

Cardinals' Arians wins 2nd coach of year honor

A year of practicing as a head coach didn't necessarily make Bruce Arians perfect in the two years he's been coaching the Arizona Cardinals, but it made him good enough to be named the NFL's best coach for a second time.
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  • Bruce Arians: We’ll be dressing in 49ers locker room this time …

    Bruce Arians: We’ll be dressing in 49ers locker room this time next year

    profootballtalk.com 5 hours ago
    The Cardinals lost to the Panthers in the Wild Card round of the playoffs, leaving them a couple of steps short of becoming the first team to play a Super Bowl in their home stadium. Coach Bruce Arians has already set a new goal for next season and shar…
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  • Larry Fitzgerald mentions future with Cardinals at NFL Honors

    Larry Fitzgerald mentions future with Cardinals at NFL Honors

    PHOENIX -- The one person who hasn’t been saying much on the Larry Fitzgerald saga this offseason is Larry Fitzgerald. Until Saturday night. After winning the inaugural Art Rooney Award at the NFL Honors, Fitzgerald was asked if he would be playing in S…
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  • Kurt Warner not elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Kurt Warner not elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

    ESPN.com 20 hours ago
    PHOENIX -- In his first year of eligibility, former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner was not inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Warner was named one of 15 finalists about three weeks ago, but taking two teams to the Super Bowl while dra…
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  • An Imposing Team Symbol Finds a Niche in the Hoopla

    An Imposing Team Symbol Finds a Niche in the Hoopla

    nytimes.com 22 hours ago
    A local artist spent about $50,000 to create a statement about the N.F.L. and the Super Bowl.
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  • Cardinals not planning around having Daryl Washington

    Cardinals not planning around having Daryl Washington

    profootballtalk.com Jan 30 (2 days ago)
    The Cardinals were able to advance to the playoffs this season despite the absence of several key players from the lineup. Most of those absences were due to injuries, but they were also missing linebacker Daryl Washington because of a one-year suspensi…
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  • Jonathan Dwyer placed on probation after pleading guilty to dis…

    Jonathan Dwyer placed on probation after pleading guilty to disorderly conduct

    profootballtalk.com nytimes.com Jan 29 (3 days ago)
    Running back Jonathan Dwyer saw his 2014 season come to an early end when the Cardinals placed him on the non-football illness list following an arrest related to an incident with his wife in September. The legal matters stemming from that arrest came t…
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  • Michael Bidwill: We’ve had a lot of great conversations with La…

    Michael Bidwill: We’ve had a lot of great conversations with Larry Fitzgerald

    profootballtalk.com Jan 29 (3 days ago)
    One of the first orders of business for the Cardinals this offseason is addressing wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald’s contract, which currently calls for him to account for $23.6 million of their salary cap space in 2015. Cardinals General Manager Steve K…
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  • Tyrann Mathieu shares secrets on how to stop Odell Beckham Jr.

    Tyrann Mathieu shares secrets on how to stop Odell Beckham Jr.

    profootballtalk.com Jan 28 (4 days ago)
    Wednesday’s star-studded edition of Pro Football Talk on NBCSN included an LSU mini-reunion. Former Tigers Odell Beckham Jr. (now with the Giants) and Tyrann Mathieu (now with the Cardinals) joined the program to discuss, among other things, how to slow…
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  • Grantham opts to stay at L'ville over Raiders

    Grantham opts to stay at L'ville over Raiders

    ESPN.com Jan 28 (4 days ago)
    Louisville defensive coordinator Todd Grantham will remain with the Cardinals.
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  • Seahawks' O'Brien Schofield happy with life after Cardinals

    Seahawks' O'Brien Schofield happy with life after Cardinals

    ESPN.com Jan 27 (5 days ago)
    PHOENIX -- For a long time, Seattle Seahawks linebacker O'Brien Schofield thought about the moment he was cut by the Arizona Cardinals. It happened on the first day of training camp in 2013, minutes before the conditioning test at University of Phoenix …
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  • Drew Stanton says he'll be 'full strength' by April

    Drew Stanton says he'll be 'full strength' by April

    ESPN.com Jan 27 (5 days ago)
    PHOENIX -- Drew Stanton is three weeks into a rehab program that’ll have him back on the field by mid-spring. The Arizona Cardinals' backup quarterback is planning on returning from the right knee injury that sidelined him for the Arizona Cardinals’ las…
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  • Jets tab Marcel Shipp as running backs coach

    Jets tab Marcel Shipp as running backs coach

    profootballtalk.com Jan 27 (5 days ago)
    A former NFL tailback not long removed from his playing days will coach the Jets’ running backs. Ex-Cardinals tailback Marcel Shipp, who was last on an NFL roster with Houston in 2008, has been added to Todd Bowles’ coaching staff, the Jets announced Tu…
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  • Raiders hire Rob Moore, Bernie Parmalee to coaching staff

    Raiders hire Rob Moore, Bernie Parmalee to coaching staff

    profootballtalk.com Jan 27 (5 days ago)
    A pair of former NFL players are among four new coaching staff hires announced by the Raiders on Tuesday. Ex-Dolphins and Jets tailback Bernie Parmalee will coach Oakland’s running backs, while former Jets and Cardinals wideout Rob Moore will coach the …
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  • Bruce Arians: DC hire is done, announcement coming next week

    Bruce Arians: DC hire is done, announcement coming next week

    ESPN.com Jan 26 (6 days ago)
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The Cardinals know who their next defensive coordinator will be, they just won't announce it yet. Arizona coach Bruce Arians told ESPN.com that the hire is "done" and an announcement will come either Monday or Tuesday. &qu…
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  • Source: LeBeau decides against joining Cards

    Source: LeBeau decides against joining Cards

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Jan 25 (7 days ago)
    A Dick LeBeau-Bruce Arians reunion won't happen next season in Arizona. LeBeau has decided not to join the Arizona Cardinals staff, according to a source.
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  • Arizona braces for onslaught of Seahawks fans

    Arizona braces for onslaught of Seahawks fans

    No team has ever played in a Super Bowl hosted in its own stadium. This season, Cardinals coach Bruce Arians repeatedly cajoled his players to ensure that no other team would be using their facility or dressing in their locker room for the championship …
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  • Michael Bidwill on Larry Fitzgerald: We’ll get this worked out

    Michael Bidwill on Larry Fitzgerald: We’ll get this worked out

    When people were worrying about the Packers Offense early in the 2014 season, quarterback Aaron Rodgers spelled out the word “relax” as a message to those who were losing their faith. Cardinals president Michael Bidwill didn’t do any spelling Thursday, …
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  • All four Cardinals Pro Bowlers on Team Carter

    All four Cardinals Pro Bowlers on Team Carter

    ESPN.com Jan 21
    PHOENIX – The Arizona Cardinals' four Pro Bowlers will get to play one more home game together this season. Alumni captain Cris Carter drafted Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson, defensive end Calais Campbell and cornerback Antonio Cromartie during W…
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  • Cards' new D-coordinator will sway Antonio Cromartie's decision

    Cards' new D-coordinator will sway Antonio Cromartie's decision

    ESPN.com Jan 21
    PHOENIX -- Who Arizona’s next defensive coordinator is will influence cornerback Antonio Cromartie’s decision to return to the Cardinals -- if they want him. “Honestly, I think it’ll play a role,” Cromartie said Wednesday at a Pro Bowl community event i…
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  • Bruce Arians thinks Carson Palmer will be ready for mandatory m…

    Bruce Arians thinks Carson Palmer will be ready for mandatory minicamp

    Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer tore his ACL in early November and had surgery a short time later to kick off the long rehab process. Given the timing of the injury and the general timeline for players returning from torn ACLs, training camp looked …
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  • Cardinals closing in on deal for Dick LeBeau to serve as lineba…

    Cardinals closing in on deal for Dick LeBeau to serve as linebackers coach

    After resigning his long-term position as defensive coordinator of the Pittsburgh Steelers, Dick LeBeau appears to be closing in on a new job in the desert. According to Alex Marvez of FOX Sports, the Arizona Cardinals are nearing a deal to hire LeBeau …
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  • Video - Calais Campbell Sets Record With Donation To Miami 02:46

    Calais Campbell Sets Record With Donation To Miami

    Jan 21
    ESPN Cardinals reporter Josh Weinfuss discusses defensive end Calais Campbell's record $1.6 million donation to the University of Miami.
  • Video - Calais Campbell Excited About The Pro Bowl 01:12

    Calais Campbell Excited About The Pro Bowl

    Jan 16
    ESPN Cardinals reporter Josh Weinfuss talks about Calais Campbell and why he deserves to be in the Pro Bowl.
  • Video - Cardinals Defensive Needs Are Plenty 01:11

    Cardinals Defensive Needs Are Plenty

    Jan 13
    ESPN Cardinals reporter Josh Weinfuss talks about what the defensive needs are in the wake of coordinator Todd Bowles being interviewed for head coaching jobs.
  • Video - Todd Bowles A Hot Commodity 01:08

    Todd Bowles A Hot Commodity

    Jan 12
    John Clayton talks about the different options for Cardinals' defensive coordinator Todd Bowles.

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