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Skill and a little luck lead to Cardinals' winning streak

Oct. 14, 2019 7:38 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona combined some good football with a little good fortune to earn a 34-33 victory on Sunday over the Atlanta Falcons. Now the Cardinals have a two-game winning streak and the rebuilding franchise is rapidly gaining momentum going into next week's road game against the New York...

Much-needed win eases growing pains for Cardinals

Oct. 7, 2019 5:02 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals are an exciting but frustrating team that can look dominant and clueless within the same few minutes of football. On Sunday, they celebrated their first win of the season. And that's a big step in the right direction. The Cardinals earned a 26-23 road win over the...

Sharing the misery: Cardinals and Bengals still 0 for ‘19

Oct. 3, 2019 2:43 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The quarterback is getting sacked a lot. Top receivers are hurt. The defense can’t stop anyone when it matters. September has come and gone without as much as one win under a first-year head coach. These Cardinals (0-3-1) and Bengals (0-4) sure can commiserate. They have their best...

Cardinals-Bengals Preview Capsule

Oct. 3, 2019 12:26 PM EDT

ARIZONA (0-3-1) at CINCINNATI (0-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE _ Bengals by 3½ RECORD VS. SPREAD _ Arizona 2-2; Cincinnati 2-2 SERIES RECORD _ Bengals lead 6-5 LAST MEETING _ Cardinals beat Bengals 34-31, Nov. 22, 2015 LAST WEEK _ Cardinals lost to Seahawks 27-10; Bengals lost to Steelers 27-3 AP...

Inconsistent, new-look Cardinals still seeking 1st win

Sep. 30, 2019 4:15 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — It's a quarter of the way through the regular season and the Arizona Cardinals' new-look roster is still seeking its first win. The season started with a 27-27 tie against the Detroit Lions, which was encouraging since the Cardinals climbed back from an 18-point deficit to earn the...

Trubisky injures left shoulder, Allen suffers concussion

Sep. 29, 2019 9:55 PM EDT

Only four weeks into the regular season and it's already been a rough time health-wise for several NFL starting quarterbacks. The Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger is out for the season with an elbow injury. The Saints' Drew Brees is out several weeks with a thumb injury. The Panthers' Cam Newton has a foot injury,...

Familiar problems plague Cardinals in 27-10 loss to Seahawks

Sep. 29, 2019 9:05 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona quarterback Kyler Murray was impressive at times with his arm and legs, made rookie mistakes at others. The Cardinals moved the ball most of the game, yet struggled to score touchdowns when they got deep into Seattle's end of the field. Arizona's defense gave up big plays and...

Seahawks grind to 27-10 win over Cardinals

Sep. 29, 2019 8:50 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jadeveon Clowney saw that Kyler Murray was throwing the ball so he shed his block, got his big left hand up in the air, tipped the ball to himself, grabbed it and ran toward the end zone much faster than a 255-pound man is supposed to be able to run. The result: A stunning 27-yard...

After frustrating loss, young Cardinals working to grow up

Sep. 23, 2019 6:10 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The time for moral victories is quickly coming to an end for the rebuilding Arizona Cardinals. Carolina Panthers backup quarterback Kyle Allen, who started in place of the injured Cam Newton, shredded Arizona's defense for 261 yards and four touchdowns , while Christian McCaffrey had a...

Cardinals release veteran WR Crabtree after just 2 games

Sep. 23, 2019 5:20 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have released veteran receiver Michael Crabtree after he played just two games. The 11-year veteran was signed by the Cardinals on Aug. 21. He didn't play in the first game of the season while learning the offense and then caught four passes for 22 yards over the...