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  • Inside the Box: Ian Kennedy evens series for Diamondbacks

    After every Arizona Diamondbacks game we’ll examine the box score and provide you with instant analysis. So it’s time to go Inside the Box for September 3, 2011: Diamondbacks 7, Giants 2 The Good: Ian Kennedy showed, yet again, why he should be a candidate for the NL Cy Young award. Kennedy out-pitched Giants ace […]
  • Chester Taylor, Brandon Tate cuts could benefit Arizona Cardinals

    NFL roster cuts are on-going and there are two available players that could benefit the Arizona Cardinals. Former Chicago Bears running back Chester Taylor was cut by the Bears, according to his agent. The Cardinals need a running back, Taylor needs a team — a match made in football heaven? The Cards looks to be […]
  • Inside the Box: D-backs winning streak snapped by Giants

    After every Arizona Diamondbacks game we’ll examine the box score and provide you with instant analysis. So it’s time to go Inside the Box for September 2, 2011: Giants 6, Diamondbacks 2 The Good: Arizona took an early 1-0 lead in the first inning off a Miguel Montero RBI double. Montero was the only Diamondback […]
  • Hernandez, D-backs will protect Upton when time is right

    PHOENIX – Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Justin Upton has been beaned 16 times this season prompting many to call for retaliation to protect the team’s star. It’s a tricky situation for Arizona as the team is in the middle of a pennant race and doesn’t want to lose important players to a suspension. The D-backs definitely […]
  • ESPN insider: ‘Kolb worth three wins for Arizona’

    PHOENIX – The Arizona Cardinals are about to kick off their 2011 regular season next Sunday against the Carolina Panthers looking to erase the memory of last season. One ESPN insider believes the front office has made the necessary move to correct the major problems they had last season. “One of the best moves of […]
  • Wolfley: Cardinals front office ‘is unified and committed to winning’

    Say what you will about the Arizona Cardinals heading into the 2011 season, but the team is certainly better on paper now than it was at conclusion of 2010. “The one thing we can say coming out of preseason is that the Arizona Cardinals management, their front office, is unified and committed to winning,” Arizona […]
  • Cutting Graham could affect Cardinals’ Jay Feely

    The Arizona Cardinals parted with punter Ben Graham Friday, cutting their punter of the last 2+ seasons in favor of veteran Dave Zastudil. Sure, Graham had his struggles last season and wasn’t particularly sharp this training camp, but there was a thought that he’d have an edge in the competition. He was, after all, the […]
  • Whisenhunt confident Wilson, Adams ready for opener

    PHOENIX – The Arizona Cardinals made their cuts on Friday and one of the biggest surprises was the release of safety Matt Ware. The cut was interesting considering it leaves the Cardinals with only eight defensive backs total on the roster which includes Adrian Wilson and Michael Adams, who have been sidelined with injuries all […]
  • Cardinals make cuts but roster not finalized yet

    The Arizona Cardinals cut their roster to 53 players Friday, but that doesn’t mean the team you see now will be the one that opens up the season September 11 against the Carolina Panthers. “The 53 man roster is written in pencil right now,” head coach Ken Whisenhunt said. “This will not be the same […]
  • Cy Young race between D-backs’ Kennedy and Phillies’ Halladay

    The last Arizona Diamondback to win the NL Cy Young award was Brandon Webb nearly five years ago. But as the season winds down and the Cy Young finalists start to separate themselves from the pack, former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher and current MLB Network analyst Mitch Williams believes the drought could come to an end […]
  • Ben Graham, Matt Ware among 25 roster cuts for Cardinals

    The Cardinals trimmed their roster to 53 players Friday, making a few surprise cuts along the way. Most notably is punter Ben Graham, who apparently lost the training camp battle to veteran Dave Zastudil. Re-signed prior to camp, Graham was never able to rediscover the magic that led to his excellent 2009 campaign, and it […]
  • What we learned: Arizona State vs. UC Davis

    The ASU Sun Devils were supposed to have an easy time against UC Davis and they did, posting a 48-14 victory in the season opener. Offense: Nice job The offensive line played a key role in the Sun Devils’ offensive efficiency. They didn’t allow a sack, giving quarterback Brock Osweiler plenty of time and protection. […]
  • Arizona rolls into San Francisco series

    The weekend series between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the San Francisco Giants features two teams heading in opposite directions. The Arizona Diamondbacks head to San Francisco riding a nine-game winning streak. The Giants’ past nine games were at home, against the San Diego Padres, Houston Astros and Chicago Cubs, and they put up a weak […]
  • Kurt Warner and NFL Network unsure, unconfident in Kevin Kolb

    Kevin Kolb finished his first preseason in Arizona having completed 21 of 38 passes for 353 yards and one touchdown. Not bad, but not great. “Seven starts under his belt, a few preseason games,” Kurt Warner said on the NFL Network, “nothing extremely impressive that we’ve seen up to this point in a Cardinal uniform.” […]
  • Cardinals to face Cam Newton in season opener

    Cam Newton will begin his NFL career on the same field where his NCAA one ended. As the starting quarterback. The Carolina Panthers announced the Heisman Trophy winner will be their Week 1 starter, something that really comes as a shock to no one. After all, who else would the Panthers start, Derek Anderson? That’s […]
  • Whisenhunt pleased with players during preseason

    The Arizona Cardinals’ preseason came to a close on Thursday night with a 26-7 victory over the Denver Broncos. As the team moves into the regular season, some tough decisions will have to be made about the roster, but for now, head coach Ken Whisenhunt said he couldn’t be more pleased with the players he […]
  • Snapshot: Osweiler leads ASU over UC-Davis

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  • Inside the Box: Osweiler proves too much for UC-Davis

    After every Arizona State football game we’ll examine the box score and provide you with instant analysis. So it’s time to go Inside the Box for September 1, 2011: ASU 48, UC-Davis 14 The Good: Quarterback Brock Osweiler demonstrated why ASU is being quietly touted as a top team in the Pac 12 South. Not […]
  • Inside the Box: Bartel, Cardinals end preseason with a win

    After every Arizona Cardinals game we’ll examine the box score and provide you with instant analysis. So it’s time to go Inside the Box for September 1, 2011: Cardinals 26, Broncos 7 The Good: It looks like Richard Bartel cemented his place as Kevin Kolb’s backup on Thursday. He picked apart the Broncos defense, completing […]