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Cardinals sign WR Jaron Brown, S Tony Jefferson and S D.J. Swearinger to one-year qualifying offers for 2016 season

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – After what must have seemed like an eternity for Jaron Brown, Tony Jefferson and D.J. Swearinger, they finally signed their one-year qualifying offers with the Arizona Cardinals for the upcoming season. Brown played in all 16 games last season for the Cardinals, and had 11 catches for 144 yards, one touchdown and five special ... Read More »

Cardinals release 2016 regular season schedule

  BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – The anticipation of the Arizona Cardinals releasing their schedule was at a fever pitch all day on Thursday, especially with about 5-10 minutes remaining. We can all calm down now, because the 2016 regular season schedule is out, and we know who the Cardinals are going to play, and where they’re going to ... Read More »

Arizona Cardinals announce 2016 preseason schedule

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals have released their 2016 preseason schedule, and it includes some familiar preseason foes, and a new one, whom they’ll face on national television. For the third straight season, the Cardinals will open the preseason at home, when they face the Oakland Raiders. It’ll be the first time the Raiders will have ... Read More »

Report: Chris Johnson to meet with Dolphins

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. — Could Chris Johnson be one-and-done in Arizona? According to ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter, Johnson is headed to Miami today to meet with the Dolphins. After missing out on CJ Anderson, Dolphins moving in on another CJ: former Cards' RB Chris Johnson, who's visiting Miami today, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 16, ... Read More »

Mike Leach announces his retirement

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – The most tenured player on the Arizona Cardinals is hanging up his cleats. After 16 years in the NFL, long snapper Mike Leach has decided to retire. Leach took to Twitter on Wednesday to make the announcement: Thank You. pic.twitter.com/0maFZMZFID — Mike Leach (@MikeLeach82) January 27, 2016 Leach played in every single regular season ... Read More »

Cardinals sign LB Jason Babin, elevate LB Gabe Martin to active roster; place DT Cory Redding on IR and LB Alex Okafor on NFI list

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals made quite a few roster moves – all defensive – on Tuesday. The team signed linebacker Jason Babin, and promoted linebacker Gabe Martin from the practice squad to the 53-man active roster. In addition to these two moves, Arizona also placed defensive tackle Cory Redding (ankle) on injured reserve, and linebacker ... Read More »

D.J. Swearinger is “willing to do everything” he can to help get the Cardinals a championship

BY: ED COLE GLENDALE, Ariz. – Talk about rapid movements: The Cardinals signed safety D.J. Swearinger to the practice squad on December 1. A week later he was promoted to the active roster. Two days after that, Swearinger played six snaps on special teams against the Minnesota Vikings. 10 days later, Swearinger got his first start in Philadelphia on Sunday ... Read More »

With the spotlight square in his direction, Larry Fitzgerald deflects it in the direction of his team

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has had some memorable moments over the years at the Edward Jones Dome. He caught his first career pass there on Sept. 12, 2004. Fitzgerald remembers that catch like it happened yesterday. “Oh yeah,” Fitzgerald said. “Every time I see Aeneas (Williams) I always tease him about it. It ... Read More »

Cardinals place Chris Johnson on IR/Designated for Return list; elevate RB Kerwynn Williams to active roster

BY: ED COLE TEMPE, Ariz. – The Arizona Cardinals were dealt a serious blow both on Sunday and on Tuesday in regards to running back Chris Johnson. On Sunday, Johnson left the game with the 49ers in the third quarter with a left knee injury. On Tuesday, the team announced that they’d be putting Johnson on the injured reserve/designated for ... Read More »