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Arizona Cardinals sign cornerback Cortez Davis

Arizona Cardinals sign cornerback Cortez Davis

Jennifer Buchanan-USA TODAY Sports The Arizona Cardinals are trying to find the right mix at cornerback. In doing so they have released one and brought in another. From the team: The Arizona Cardinals Football Club today announced that the team has signed cornerback Cortez Davis and has released cornerback Nate Brooks. Davis (5-11, 188) is a rookie from the University of Hawaii where he played 35 games over three seasons and had 131 tackles (97 solo), 9.0 tackles for loss, one sack, two interceptions, 34 passes defensed and three forced fumbles. He played 12 games...
12 hours ago
PODCAST: Revenge of the Birds Podcast #179: Introducing Damian...and the 2022 Arizona Cardinals

PODCAST: Revenge of the Birds Podcast #179: Introducing Damian...and the 2022 Arizona Cardinals

LISTEN IN: Blake & Damian of the ROTBPod discuss the biggest storylines in Cards Camp & who needs to step up for Arizona in 2022 LISTEN: Blake & Damian of the ROTBPod discuss the biggest storylines in Cards Camp & who needs to step up for Arizona in 2022. ——- The ROTBPod’s summer hiatus is over and with it ending came a slew of training camp & contract/holdout drama from Kyler Kliff Keim and...Michael Bidwill? New co-host @DP_NFL joins to discuss the Cards with Blake for the 2022 season. We hear his thoughts on the culture in the Cardinals’ locker room, the positions of...
16 hours ago
Rookie Keaontay Ingram impressing Kliff Kingsbury

Rookie Keaontay Ingram impressing Kliff Kingsbury

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The Arizona Cardinals brought back James Conner and really like what they have seen from Eno Benjamin. Yet, in the 2022 NFL Draft they still brought in a big, athletic running back in Keaontay Ingram, who coach Kliff Kingsbury mentioned as impressing at the Red and White Practice. “I thought (he) did a nice job when he had his opportunities to either run it (or) catch it,” Kingsbury said. “He’s a big, physical back and has played in similar systems, so that was good to see.” Ingram is a big back at 6-0 and 225lbs, and has shown...
20 hours ago
Cardinals Depth Chart for Bengals Game

Cardinals Depth Chart for Bengals Game

Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports Background: Nov 21, 2021; Seattle, Washington, USA; Arizona Cardinals quarterback Colt McCoy (12) stands on the sideline before kickoff against the Seattle Seahawks at Lumen Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson The Cardinals have put out a depth chart for their first pre-season game versus the Bengals on Friday night. The Cardinals did something this week I've never seen them do before: They released their first official depth chart based solely on expected participation in the team's first preseason game Friday night vs. the Bengals....
Aug 8, 2022
PFF thinks Isaiah Simmons has the most to prove in 2022 for the Arizona Cardinals

PFF thinks Isaiah Simmons has the most to prove in 2022 for the Arizona Cardinals

Joe Rondone/The Republic / USA TODAY NETWORK The Arizona Cardinals are heading into an important season. They have improved in each of the last three seasons and now need to continue in that direction. One way they need to continue to improve is getting more and more out of their draft picks. PFF agrees, as they listed one player from each team that has the most to prove in 2022 and they listed Isaiah Simmons as the Cardinals player. From PFF: ARIZONA CARDINALS: LB ISAIAH SIMMONS 2021 PFF Grade: 49.7 Simmons was the eighth overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft but has...
Aug 8, 2022
Coaching Concerns

Coaching Concerns

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Background: Dec 13, 2021; Glendale, Arizona, USA; Arizona Cardinals wide receivers coach Shawn Jefferson against the Los Angeles Rams at State Farm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas While the Cardinals’ win totals have increased each year of Kliff Kingsbury’s and his staff’s tenure with the franchise, the national perception with regard to how well the Cardinals are drafting, utilizing and developing their players has been decreasing with each year. Case in point: ESPN: Ranking all 32 NFL teams by their under-25 talent in...
Aug 5, 2022
Kelvin Beachum’s entrepreneurship allows him to control his own destiny

Kelvin Beachum’s entrepreneurship allows him to control his own destiny

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports In addition to making a positive impact in his community, Beachum has set himself up for success after football. Every kid who plays football dreams of making it to the NFL, earning millions of dollars, winning Super Bowls and becoming a household name that other kids want to grow up to be like. What is more likely to happen is you just don’t make it. However, if you are one of the lucky ones who not only makes it but is successful, you have to be able to have a life after football as well. Kelvin Beachum is entering his 11th season in the...
Aug 4, 2022
2022 Pac 12 preview, draft prospects and players to know

2022 Pac 12 preview, draft prospects and players to know

Photo by Jevone Moore/Icon Sportswire via We are almost finished with the 2022 college football power five previews, and we had to drag through this one. Before the Pac 12 disbands, they still have a college football season scheduled for the fall, and Justin and I are here to preview it. Can USC topple reigning champ Utah in Lincoln Riley’s first year? Is Stanford being overlooked after a down season? And why don’t more top recruits want to play out West these days? Plus a look at some 2023 NFL Draft prospects from (almost) every Pac 12 school. And finally, a...
Aug 4, 2022
Arizona Cardinals sign wide receiver Marcell Ateman

Arizona Cardinals sign wide receiver Marcell Ateman

Photo by Justin Edmonds/ The Arizona Cardinals added another wide receiver with the news of Antoine Wesley’s injury, as the team signed veteran Marcell Ateman. From the team: The Arizona Cardinals Football Club today announced that the team has signed wide receiver Marcell Ateman and has released offensive lineman Eric Smith. Ateman (6-4, 215) played 19 career games (six starts) over three seasons with the Raiders and had 20 receptions for 270 yards and one touchdown. The 27-year old Ateman was drafted by the Raiders in the seventh-round (228th overall) of the 2018...
Aug 4, 2022
Kyler Murray’s contract, the Cardinals’ new helmet and a training camp preview

Kyler Murray’s contract, the Cardinals’ new helmet and a training camp preview

Joe Rondone/The Republic / USA TODAY NETWORK We are back. Jess and I have taken some time away, but we are back to discuss all things Arizona Cardinals heading into the 2022 NFL season. It was started with a discussion on the Kyler Murray contract, moving onto the helmets and then getting into training camp. It is a great hour plus of Cardinals talk and a welcome back to football talk. Enjoy the show with the embedded player above or by subscribing to the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or your favorite podcast platform, so you never miss a show. Make sure as well to...
Aug 4, 2022
Red Rain Podcast: WR Notes + How Cards Roster Stacks Up with the NFC

Red Rain Podcast: WR Notes + How Cards Roster Stacks Up with the NFC

The Cardinals’ tumultuous pre-season took another significant blow yesterday when newly acquired Marquise Brown was arrested early in the morning for traveling a reported 126 miles per hour in a 65 mph zone. In this episode of the Red Rain Podcast, I will offer some comments about Hollywood’s situation and with regard to what we have seen thus far from the WR unit in training Ning camp. Then, I would like to reveal my rankings of the deepest and most talented rosters in each of the 8 NFL divisions and make a case for where the Cardinals’ 2022 roster ranks. To give you...
Aug 3, 2022
The Impact of D.J. Humphries’ Contract Extension

The Impact of D.J. Humphries’ Contract Extension

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The smile is staying in the Valley We have signed OL D.J. Humphries to a contract extension through the 2025 season.— Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) August 2, 2022 Cardinals sign OL D.J. Humphries to 3-year extension worth $66.8M total. (via @RapSheet) pic.twitter.com/yCL7WuNKkw— NFL (@NFL) August 3, 2022 Did DJ Humphries do a hold-in without anyone knowing? — Kyle Odegard (@Kyle_Odegard) August 3, 2022 The #AZCardinals and LT DJ Humphries have agreed to terms on a 3-year extension worth $66.8M total, source said....
Aug 2, 2022
Arizona Cardinals sign D.J. Humphries to three-year contract extension

Arizona Cardinals sign D.J. Humphries to three-year contract extension

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The Arizona Cardinals have locked up one of the key pieces to their team in left tackle D.J. Humphries for an additional three seasons. From the team: The Arizona Cardinals Football Club today announced that the team has signed offensive lineman D.J. Humphries to a contract extension that keeps the Pro Bowl tackle under contract with the Cardinals through the 2025 season. In accordance with club policy, terms were not disclosed. Humphries (6-5, 307) was selected to his first Pro Bowl last year after starting all 16 games he appeared...
Aug 2, 2022
Arizona Cardinals activate Marquise Brown off Non-Football Injury list

Arizona Cardinals activate Marquise Brown off Non-Football Injury list

Antranik Tavitian/The Republic / USA TODAY NETWORK The Arizona Cardinals are dealing with the Kyler Murray Covid news, as the newly re-signed quarterback will be out at least this week of practice. However, some good news came this morning as the team announced that newly acquired wide receiver Marquise Brown has been activated off of the Non-Football Injury list and will begin practicing with the team. Obviously it would have been nice for all of this to coincide with Murray and Brown working together. Yet, we know that Brown and Murray are already very in tune with...
Aug 2, 2022
Egregious Judgement

Egregious Judgement

Photo by Nick Cammett/ Yesterday at the Cleveland Browns practice, after the news was announced that former federal judge Sue L. Robinson, after her lengthy investigation on behalf of the NFL and the NFLPA, determined that Deshaun Watson be suspended for 6 games, Watson was loudly applauded by the Browns’ fans. One fan cried, “We’ve got your back, Deshaun.” Then came the public posting of this statement by Dee and Jimmy Haslam, the owners of the Browns: Browns’ owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam: pic.twitter.com/bMDsBNpe6o— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 1,...