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Quick hits from Arians’ Friday presserTEMPE, Ariz. -- Cardinals coach Bruce Arians was short with his answers Friday, about 15 hours after Arizona lost 34-22 to the Seattle Seahawks. The poor play of the offensive line dominated his day-after press conference, but that's been the topic du j…Upvote Share Tweet
Greg Cosell’s Film Review; Russell Wilson finds Sidney Rice for the scoreyahoo.com Updated Oct 18, 2013The Seahawks' first touchdown on Thursday was an example of Russell Wilson not being just a "run around" quarterback. He moves around to do something decisive. On the touchdown to Sidney Rice, Seattle receiver Golden Tate was lined up to the l…Upvote Share TweetIf you’re going to get fired by a pair of teams and play for a third in the first two months of your pro career, you could do a lot worse than following the Chris Harper plan. According to Bill Williamson of ESPN.com, the rookie wide receiver was claime…Upvote Share Tweet
Finnegan gets some limited workEARTH CITY, Mo. -- St. Louis Rams cornerback Cortland Finnegan hadn't played or practiced since suffering a thigh (hamstring) injury on Sept. 26 against San Francisco. Until Friday. While it's a long shot the Rams will get Finnegan back this week agains…Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks got benefit from holding penalty on Thursday nightLate in the first half of Thursday night’s game between the Seahawks and the Cardinals, after Seattle raced out to a 14-0 lead and the Cardinals cut the margin to four, the Seahawks were driving. On third and 15 from the Arizona 23 with 19 seconds left …Upvote Share Tweet
Carson Palmer: We have a stretch of winnable games coming upThe Cardinals dropped their second game in five days to the Seahawks on Thursday night, but their quarterback sees brighter days ahead for the 3-4 Cardinals. Arizona hosts the injury-riddled Falcons next weekend and then host the disappointing Texans af…Upvote Share TweetEARTH CITY, Mo. -- The day hasn’t arrived just yet but soon the St. Louis Rams are going to have to make a decision about whom their right tackle is going to be. That’s true in a long-term sense with right tackle Rodger Saffold scheduled to be an unrest…Upvote Share TweetA review of four hot issues from the Arizona Cardinals' 34-22 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Passing by: When the Cardinals did find opportunities to throw the ball Thursday, their options included two familiar faces. Tight end Rob Housler caught all sev…Upvote Share TweetThe Carolina Panthers and St. Louis Rams put on an offensive showcase in a 2003 NFC divisional playoff game at the Edwards Jones Dome. The Rams overcame an 11-point deficit in the final 2:39 of regulation and the Panthers ended the 29-23 double-overtime…Upvote Share TweetAs with the Chiefs and the Seahawks the past two weeks, the Titans look at the 49ers and see a team they want to become. While Tennessee has pledged to be run-centric and earn the tough yard, San Francisco’s been doing it. Sunday at LP Field in Nashvill…Upvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Week Seven preview, PFT Planet calls and tweetsWeek Seven got underway on Thursday night with the Seahawks outlasting the Cardinals in Arizona, but that was just an appetizer for the full football feast coming our way. There are 14 more games to play and we’ll be taking a look at them during Friday’…Upvote Share TweetThe Seattle Seahawks' secondary was pretty outstanding Thursday night in the convincing victory over the Arizona Cardinals on the road. (Better than, say, the offensive line.) But now Richard Sherman is ready to kick the hype meter up a notch or three: …Upvote Share Tweet
Seahawks Bros Struggle Mightily With Their "12th Man" Flagdeadspin.com Updated Oct 18, 2013Aw man, look at these poor Seahawks bros. This scene really could not have played out any better, as each bro's reaction is completely perfect in its own way.Read more...Upvote Share TweetAs almost everyone has heard by now, Seattle Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin -- the $67 million man who is expected to take the offense to unseen heights -- likely will practice (a relative term) next week. Judging by the reaction from many people, one w…Upvote Share TweetGLENDALE, Ariz. -- Maybe now Bruce Arians sees the dominance in Seattle and San Francisco that everyone else has talked about. Before he took over as Cardinals coach, Arians had the bravado of a man trying to revive a lifeless franchise. Upon signing qu…Upvote Share TweetThe Seattle Seahawks’ defense harassed quarterback Carson Palmer all night in earning a 34-22 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Thursday night. Pete Carroll sent his pass rushers after his former college quarterback at USC and hit him time after tim…Upvote Share Tweet. GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Russell Wilson fumbled three times Thursday night and lost two of them, which resulted in 10 points for the Arizona Cardinals. If that’s what you take away from his performance, you’ve greatly missed the point. You just have to see …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Oct 18, 2013Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians fought for Carson Palmer to be his quarterback. He was the vertical thrower that Arians felt he needed to execute his scheme. The move came at a cheap cost in terms of money once Palmer redid his contract from t…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Oct 17, 2013Russell Wilson threw three touchdown passes, Marshawn Lynch scored on a 2-yard run, and the Seahawks beat the Cardinals.Upvote Share Tweet
Has the NFL caught up with San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick?Oct 18Are teams starting to figure out San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick? Charlie Casserly discusses Kaepernick's adjustements, while also breaking down other key storylines for this week's action.
'Playbook': San Francisco 49ers vs. Tennessee TitansOct 18Can the San Francisco 49ers continue to run the ball against an improving Tennessee Titans defense? The guys talk about this topic and also address a key member of the 49ers' secondary.
Seahawks postgame press conferenceOct 18The Seattle Seahawks react to the team's victory over the Arizona Cardinals.
Beast Mode unleashes on DockettOct 18Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch falls one yard short of a touchdown while knocking the helmet off of Arizona Cardinals defensive end Darnell Dockett.
Peyton Versus His PastOct 18Peyton Manning spent 14 seasons with the Colts. In his second year with the Broncos, the veteran quarterback is paying a visit to his former home. (Getty Images) There is only one game this weekend, one game that will draw every football-loving eye in A…