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Cardinals assistant Jen Welter came to football by way of tenni…

Cardinals assistant Jen Welter came to football by way of tennis, soccer and rugby

Cardinals assistant Jen Welter came to football by way of tennis, soccer and rugby
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  • Phoenix Suns: A Way-Too-Early Look Ahead To 2016 Free Agency

    Phoenix Suns: A Way-Too-Early Look Ahead To 2016 Free Agency

    valleyofthesun.com 8 hours ago
    Even after smart offseason additions like Tyson Chandler, stetch-4 Mirza Teletovic and promising rookie Devin Booker, the big story from the Phoenix Suns’ 2015 summer is still going to be...
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  • Godley, Peralta Lead Diamondbacks Past Mariners, 8-4

    Godley, Peralta Lead Diamondbacks Past Mariners, 8-4

    nytimes.com 15 hours ago
    Rookie right-hander Zack Godley pitched six strong innings in his second career start, David Peralta had three hits and two RBIs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Seattle Mariners 8-4 on Tuesday night for their fourth consecutive victory.
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  • Cardinals Hailed for Hiring NFL's First Female Coach

    Cardinals Hailed for Hiring NFL's First Female Coach

    The Arizona Cardinals were being hailed as groundbreakers on Tuesday after hiring the National Football League's first female coach.
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  • PFT Live: Sean Payton, Cardinals talk with Kent Somers

    PFT Live: Sean Payton, Cardinals talk with Kent Somers

    profootballtalk.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Saints coach Sean Payton is getting ready for his 10th season with the team, but he’ll take a break from his preparations to spend a few minutes with PFT Live on Tuesday. Payton will join Mike Florio on the program a day before the Saints report to trai…
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  • Cardinals' Bruce Arians breaking the gender barrier? No su…

    Cardinals' Bruce Arians breaking the gender barrier? No surprise

    ESPN.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Cardinals' Bruce Arians breaking the gender barrier? No surprise
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  • Phoenix Suns: Markieff Morris Is The Key To 2015-16

    Phoenix Suns: Markieff Morris Is The Key To 2015-16

    valleyofthesun.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    For a team that missed out on the biggest names of free agency, the Phoenix Suns have done everything in their power to position themselves for a playoff berth in 2015-16. The Suns needed veteran...
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  • Chris Cooley not “holding out hope” of signing with team soon

    Chris Cooley not “holding out hope” of signing with team soon

    profootballtalk.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Last week brought reports that the Cardinals were interested in the possibility of bringing tight end Chris Cooley onto their roster, but they opted for signing Jermaine Gresham in a move that likely closed the door on Cooley in the desert. Cooley’s not…
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  • Goldschmidt Homers, Scores Winning Run in Arizona's 4-3 Win

    Goldschmidt Homers, Scores Winning Run in Arizona's 4-3 Win

    nytimes.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Paul Goldschmidt hit his 22nd homer of the season in the first inning and scored the go-ahead run in the 10th on Jake Lamb's sacrifice fly as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Monday night.
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  • Sun(day) On A Monday: Suns Position Grades

    Sun(day) On A Monday: Suns Position Grades

    valleyofthesun.com Jul 27 (2 days ago)
    Life On Planet Orange 1. Multiple reports over the past several weeks and comments from general manager Ryan McDonough have given us all a good idea of the extremely awkward moment of silence going...
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  • Suns: What Happens In Vegas Stays In Phoenix

    Suns: What Happens In Vegas Stays In Phoenix

    valleyofthesun.com Jul 27 (2 days ago)
    It was kind of inevitable wasn’t it? The Death Star that Gregg Popovich built couldn’t give it a rest? Everyone knows about the multiple playoff heartbreaks, the Robert Horry hip check, and the...
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  • Summer League Performances By Goodwin And Warren Will Help Suns

    Summer League Performances By Goodwin And Warren Will Help Suns

    valleyofthesun.com Jul 27 (2 days ago)
    Despite playing in the NBA for a combined total of three years, T.J. Warren and Archie Goodwin were two of the standout players for the Phoenix Suns during NBA Summer League. Both of these players...
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  • Hellickson, Owings Lead Diamondbacks Past Brewers 3-0

    Hellickson, Owings Lead Diamondbacks Past Brewers 3-0

    nytimes.com Jul 26 (3 days ago)
    Arizona's pitchers are putting together one strong start after another.
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  • Suns Profile: Jon Leuer Background From Beale Street Bears

    Suns Profile: Jon Leuer Background From Beale Street Bears

    valleyofthesun.com Jul 26 (3 days ago)
    A flurry of offseason moves have dominated the news cycle for the Phoenix Suns over the last few weeks. From drafting Devin Booker to signing Tyson Chandler out of nowhere to pursuing LaMarcus...
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  • Video - Jen Welter's impact on Cardinals 03:40

    Jen Welter's impact on Cardinals

    Jul 28
    Arizona made history when it hired Jen Welter, who is believed to be the first female coach in the NFL. Josh Weinfuss and Pedro Gomez discuss the reaction to the hire, and what Welter's background in psychology can bring to the job.
  • Video - Jen Welter on being named a coaching intern for Cardinals 01:39

    Jen Welter on being named a coaching intern for Cardinals

    Jul 28
    Jen Welter discusses her new role with the Arizona Cardinals and what she will bring to the team.
  • Video - Landmark opportunity for Welter, Cardinals 01:14

    Landmark opportunity for Welter, Cardinals

    Jul 28
    Adam Schefter discusses the Arizona Cardinals bringing in Jen Welter as a summer coaching intern to work with inside linebackers and what that means for women looking to get involved in coaching in the NFL.
  • Video - Jen Welter hired by Cardinals 02:56

    Jen Welter hired by Cardinals

    Jul 27
    ESPN Cardinals reporter Josh Weinfuss breaks down why Arizona decided to hire Jen Welter, believed to be the first female coach in the NFL, as an assistant coaching intern for training camp and the preseason to work with inside linebackers.

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    Jul 22
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