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Murray's first playoff start a nightmare for Cardinals

Jan. 18, 2022 02:06 AM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Kyler Murray's first NFL playoff start quickly turned into a nightmare. The dynamic quarterback and his Arizona Cardinals teammates had about the worst start imaginable in Monday night's 34-11 loss to the Los Angeles Rams in the NFC wild-card round. By the...

Stafford propels Rams past Cardinals 34-11 in playoff rout

Jan. 18, 2022 00:07 AM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Matthew Stafford passed for 202 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score in his first playoff victory, and the Los Angeles Rams roared out of the wild-card round with a 34-11 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night. Odell Beckham Jr. and...

Murray, Stafford seek first playoff wins when Cards visit LA

Jan. 15, 2022 15:57 PM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — If Kyler Murray wants to understand just how important it is to seize the opportunity whenever a team reaches the NFL playoffs, the Arizona Cardinals star only needs to look at his counterpart across the field at SoFi Stadium on Monday night. Just like...

Packers hoping homefield is to their advantage this year

Jan. 13, 2022 19:04 PM EST

The Green Bay Packers are the only NFL team that didn't lose a game at home in the 2021 season. They're counting on their frenzied fanbase and frigid climes to help them get to the Super Bowl for the first time in 11 years. “I’m really looking forward to having a full crowd, that...

After 3 years of building, Cards' Murray ready for playoffs

Jan. 13, 2022 16:49 PM EST

Kyler Murray has kept a low-key demeanor throughout his football career, staying with a “never too high, never too low” philosophy that's allowed him to thrive from the high school level all the way through the NFL. But the Arizona Cardinals quarterback admits this week is a...

Veteran safety Eric Weddle rejoining LA Rams for playoffs

Jan. 12, 2022 16:14 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Safety Eric Weddle is coming out of retirement to rejoin the Los Angeles Rams for the playoffs. Weddle turned 37 last week, and he hasn't played in the NFL since the 2019 season, but the Rams signed him to their practice squad Wednesday to address their glaring...

Medical marvel: Watt tries quick return for Cardinals

Jan. 12, 2022 16:07 PM EST

The Arizona Cardinals are a team in desperate need of a spark, stumbling into the playoffs with a 1-4 mark over the past five games. J.J. Watt and his bionic left shoulder might be able to provide it. The three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year is trying to...

Fading Cardinals grasping for answers as postseason looms

Jan. 10, 2022 19:28 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals said the things you'd expect after another loss on Sunday that's part of a long late-season fade: —They're so close to winning games. —They just need to clean up mistakes. —They have the talent to get...

Seahawks win 38-30 to spoil Cardinals shot at NFC West title

Jan. 09, 2022 21:11 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Seattle's locker room was deafeningly loud in the aftermath of Sunday's impressive win, with the bass from some speakers rattling the concrete walls in the midst of constant cheers and laughter. The Seahawks aren't going to the playoffs. They definitely still...

Cardinals hitting the road after 38-30 loss to Seattle

Jan. 09, 2022 21:03 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals will play their first playoff game in six years on the road. It might work in their favor. The Cardinals concluded a season of struggles at home with a 38-30 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, sending them to Los Angeles for an AFC...