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Reagan Mauia says Lennay Kekua is real
Just when it seems like the Manti Te’o story can get no stranger, it does. On Wednesday night, Cardinals fullback Reagan Mauia (a/k/a “The Juggernaut . . . Bitch“) said that the fake dead girlfriend of Te’o is real. Specifically, Mauia says he mUpvote Share Tweet
The Arizona Cardinals, one of two NFL teams still looking for a head coach, have interviewed Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and plan to talk to Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians.Upvote Share TweetTEMPE, Ariz. (AP) --The Arizona Cardinals, one of two NFL teams still looking for a head coach, have interviewed Seattle Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and plan to talk to Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians.Upvote Share TweetA person familiar with the trade says the Washington Nationals have agreed to send Michael Morse to Seattle as part of a three-team deal that would move catcher John Jaso from the Mariners to the Athletics and pitcher A.J. Cole from Oakland to the Natio…Upvote Share Tweet
Goran Dragic up against long line of elite Suns point guardsvalleyofthesun.com Updated Jan 16, 2013Point guard Goran Dragic leads the Suns in scoring with 14.1 points per game. He’s tops on the team in assists (6.1apg), steals (1.5spg) and Player Efficiency Rating (17.4). He may be the only member...Upvote Share TweetWith only two head coaching chairs left, and the options down to the Cardinals and Jaguars, some of the guys looking for work are going to be left out. But if you’re not getting a job, getting paid to not work is a nice alternative. That’s the case wiUpvote Share TweetPHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Eagles have hired Chip Kelly after he originally chose to stay at Oregon.Upvote Share TweetWith the Eagles job taken and the Jaguars showing no apparent interest in hiring him and the Cardinals highly unlikely to re-hire him, former Arizona coach Ken Whisenhunt appears to be out of head-coaching options. And so, according to Les Bowen of the …Upvote Share TweetMel Kiper Jr. has released his initial 2013 NFL mock draft for the first round. We discussed his St. Louis Rams, Arizona Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks projections previously. We round out the conversation with a look at Kiper's thoughts for the 49ers. …Upvote Share TweetMel Kiper Jr. has released his initial 2013 NFL mock draft for the first round. We discussed his St. Louis Rams and Arizona Cardinals projections previously. Now, I'll do the same for Kiper's Seattle Seahawks projection. The Seahawks hold the 25th overa…Upvote Share Tweet
Jim Trotter: Remarkably resilient Gore getting better with age in San FranciscoSANTA CLARA, Calif. -- For obvious reasons, we spent much of the season marveling at the freakish recuperative powers of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who made a serious run at the single-season rushing record despite being less than a year remo…Upvote Share Tweet
2013 Kiper mock: Cardinals thoughtsMel Kiper Jr. has released his initial 2013 NFL mock draft for the first round. We discussed his St. Louis Rams projections earlier and will continue with a look at Kiper's thinking for the Arizona Cardinals, who hold the seventh overall choice. 7. Ariz…Upvote Share Tweet
Michael Beasley stares down the rim after a missed free throw, because ‘those gremlins are always messing with [him]‘yahoo.com Updated Jan 16, 2013For the fourth straight season, following what was a respectable rookie year offensively, Michael Beasley’s game has declined. Signed to a free agent contract by the Phoenix Suns last summer in order to sop up minutes and help prop up the Suns’ SteveUpvote Share Tweet
Ranking the remaining coaching vacanciesThe Chicago Bears' hiring of Marc Trestman as head coach leaves Arizona, Philadelphia and Jacksonville as the final three teams with vacancies heading toward the 2013 season. Trestman was not a known candidate for any other job. His rather curious hirin…Upvote Share Tweet
Around the NFC West: Hurry up already?Around the NFC West: Jan. 16, 2013 Sixteen days have passed since the Arizona Cardinals fired coach Ken Whisenhunt. One of their declared candidates, Andy Reid, signed with Kansas City without visiting the Cardinals. Another candidate, Mike McCoy, signe…Upvote Share Tweet
Thomas Jones To Donate BrainJan 16Jane McManus discusses Thomas Jones' decision to donate his brain, upon his death, to the Sports Legacy Institute.
Don Banks: Kelly's move from Pacific Northwest will shake up traditional E…Jan 16I know the Philadelphia Eagles hired Chip Kelly to build a complete program and his task is to do more than fix an offense that has lost its way. But I still think nobody had a worse day Wednesday than Jim Haslett, Perry Fewell and Monte Kiffin, the thr…
Don Banks: Hero of last year's AFC Championship Game, Sterling Moore will …Jan 16Sterling Moore doesn't know yet if he'll watch the game at home in Dallas, or meet up with a couple teammates and head for "a Buffalo Wild Wings or something like that.''