ARIZONA CARDINALS

Cardinals QB Kyler Murray: ‘I feel good’ after limited throws Tuesday

Nov 24, 2020, 11:46 AM | Updated: 12:16 pm
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) passes against the Seattle Seahawks during the secon...

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) passes against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray said he warmed up but did not take part in practice Tuesday as a precautionary measure in order to play in Week 12.

Murray said he sat out to limit the number of throws he takes this week and was taking things “day by day.” He sounded confident he would play Sunday on the road against the New England Patriots.

“I feel fine, I feel good,” he added.

According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Murray suffered an AC joint sprain in his throwing shoulder last Thursday during a 28-21 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. He injured himself on the second Cardinals possession but finished the game by completing 29-for-42 (69%) passes for 269 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions.

Maybe the only evidence of the injury — other than trainers heating his shoulder and Murray keeping it loose during breaks — was Arizona only rushing Murray five times for 15 yards by the end of the game at Seattle.

Murray said Thursday in his post-game press conference that the game flow dictated that he didn’t run as much as usual. The Seahawks defense also did a sound job walling off the quarterback on the edges and keeping him from pulling it on passing plays.

On Monday, head coach Kingsbury said Arizona wouldn’t know Murray’s status until they see the quarterback on the practice field to determine “if we need to make any adjustments or if he can cut it loose.”

The Cardinals will not submit an official injury report until Wednesday.

Life Changer Loans

Arizona Cardinals

Marquis Hayes #OL19 of the Oklahoma runs a drill during the NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Mar...
Tyler Drake

Cardinals notebook: Marquis Hayes bringing old-school mentality to OL

Will Hernandez isn't the only Cardinals guard in his first year with the team to show off the utter desire to hit someone.
1 day ago
Josh Hokit #40 of the San Francisco 49ers runs after making a catch during the preseason game again...
Arizona Sports

Arizona Cardinals sign former 49ers fullback Josh Hokit as TE

Former 49ers fullback Josh Hokit signed with the Cardinals and will be listed as a tight end, the team announced Thursday.
1 day ago
(Twitter screenshot/@AZCardinals)...
Haboob Blog

Kliff Kingsbury flaunts film remote skills for Cardinals’ ‘Hard Knocks’ preview

The Cardinals are this year's in-season team Hard Knocks, which Kliff Kingsbury gave a preview of with his mastery of a film remote.
1 day ago
Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson waves to fans during an NFL football practice in Berea,...
Associated Press

AP: Browns’ Deshaun Watson suspended 11 games, could return vs. Texans

Deshaun Watson has reached a settlement and will serve an 11-game suspension and pay a $5 million fine, per The Associated Press.
1 day ago
Josh Jones #79 of the Arizona Cardinals participates in training camp activities at State Farm Stad...
Tyler Drake

Back at tackle, Arizona Cardinals OL Josh Jones is making strides

Arizona Cardinals offensive tackle Josh Jones is back at the position where he belongs and it's showing this training camp.
1 day ago
Arizona Cardinals rookie TE Trey McBride looks on during training camp on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in ...
Tyler Drake

Cardinals notebook: Rookie Trey McBride set to make debut vs. Ravens

After dealing with a sore back, Arizona Cardinals rookie tight end Trey McBride is on track to play against the Ravens.
1 day ago
Cardinals QB Kyler Murray: ‘I feel good’ after limited throws Tuesday