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ESPN.com Updated Oct 30, 2012The facts: The Arizona Cardinals fell to 4-4 with a 24-3 home defeat to the San Francisco 49ers in Week 8. The upside: Even the worst defeats tend to feature a bright spot or two. Inside linebacker Daryl Washington collected two sacks, giving him eight …Upvote Share TweetWith Bryant McKinnie having been demoted out of the starting lineup in Baltimore, and with the Cardinals in desperate need of help on the offensive line, could the Ravens trade McKinnie to Arizona? It’s a possibility explored by Peter King of Sports IllUpvote Share Tweet
Peter King: Rams' Jackson still has gas in tank for playoff contender; mailCNNSI.com Updated Oct 30, 2012NEW YORK -- On Sandy, Steven Jackson's fate, one name we haven't heard in the trade market, the amazing night of Alex Smith, falling in like with the Dolphins, and my stupid rankings:Upvote Share Tweet
William Gay's story for those who missed itESPN.com Updated Oct 30, 2012Rick Reilly's piece for ESPN on William Gay tells the Arizona Cardinals cornerback's compelling story. From ESPN: "Gay was just seven when his mother was shot and killed by his step-father, a senseless act of violence that turned his life upside do…Upvote Share Tweet
Goldson’s old school shot symbolic of 49ers defenseA year ago, 49ers safety Dashon Goldson fought with Cardinals wide receiver Early Doucet, was ejected and fined $25,000. Last night, he got the best kind of revenge. Goldson put the punctuation on the 49ers’ 24-3 win with a savage, clean shot on DoucetUpvote Share TweetArizona Cardinals receivers Larry Fitzgerald and Early Doucet are both all right after being sidelined during Monday night’s 24-3 loss to the San Francisco 49ers. Fitzgerald left the game after taking a shot to the head in the first quarter. He was evalUpvote Share Tweet
Harbaugh shoots down Alex Smith lacking confidenceSan Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith had the best game of his eight-year career Monday night against the Arizona Cardinals. Smith was nearly perfect as he completed 18 of 19 passes for 232 yards, three touchdowns and no interception in the 49ers 2…Upvote Share Tweet
49ers demolish Cardinals; Alex Smith’s performance quiets ‘Jive-Turkey gobblers’yahoo.com Updated Oct 30, 2012For the second straight game, the San Francisco 49ers took their supposedly stodgy, unexciting offense and beat the excellent defense of an NFC West opponent over the head with a surprising number of strategic wrinkles. Two Thursdays ago, Jim Harbaugh's…Upvote Share Tweetcardinalsgab.com Updated Oct 30, 2012Alex Smith was nearly flawless on Monday night, as he had three touchdown passes to lead the 49ers to a 24-3 beating of the Cardinals in an NFC West battle. Smith had just one incompletion as he went 18-for-19 for 232 yards. He set an NFL record for the…Upvote Share Tweet
Are The 49ers The Best Team In the NFC?Oct 30Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith debate whether or not the 49ers proved they are the best team in the NFC after defeating the Cardinals.
Peter King: Rams' Jackson still has gas in tank for playoff contender; mai…Oct 30NEW YORK -- On Sandy, Steven Jackson's fate, one name we haven't heard in the trade market, the amazing night of Alex Smith, falling in like with the Dolphins, and my stupid rankings:
Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 8Oct 30The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.
With the James Harden trade, Oklahoma City just handed the Western Confere…Oct 30Not only did Oklahoma City destroy something beautiful, they just handed the Western Conference to the Lakers.