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Where Aaron Rodgers kills teams is with his “improvisation”

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Cardinals secondary will have their hands completely full on Sunday, with the reigning NFL MVP, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, in town. Rodgers loves playing in December. Since 2008, Rodgers has played 28 total games in the final month of the year, and he has a 102.4 passer rating, which is the third best ... Read More »

Aaron Rodgers: Carson Palmer’s “got to be leading the MVP debate”

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – One great quarterback can appreciate another great one; just ask Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers what he thinks about the year Carson Palmer’s having for the Cardinals. “He’s playing great. It’s fun to watch,” Rodgers said of Palmer, who he’ll oppose on Sunday at University of Phoenix Stadium. “Some of the throws he’s hit, especially ... Read More »

Cardinals hold off pesky Ravens 26-18 on Monday Night Football

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – If you’re playing the Baltimore Ravens, you know you’re going to be in a dogfight for 60 whole minutes, and that’s where the Arizona Cardinals found themselves on Monday night at University of Phoenix Stadium. The Ravens made a game of it in the first half, only being down 14-10 at halftime. They actually ... Read More »

Notes following Cardinals 42-17 win over Lions

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals started off their two-game East Coast swing in fine fashion on Sunday by pummeling the Detroit Lions 42-17, moving themselves to 4-1 on the season. Here’s some notes following the win, courtesy of the Cardinals Media Relations Department: Arizona was the only team in the NFC West to win on Sunday. ... Read More »

Carson Palmer No. 27 on Forbes’ list of highest-paid athletes

  BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Cardinals’ quarterback Carson Palmer has made quite a career for himself, playing in the NFL for 11 years with three different teams (Bengals, Raiders and Cardinals). Over that time, Palmer’s been able to make some very good money. Prior to his season-ending ACL injury last November, Palmer signed a three-year extension with Arizona, ... Read More »