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  • Inside the Box: Cubs done after one

    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 April 27, 2011: Diamondbacks 11, Cubs 2 The Good: The Diamondbacks’ offense was apparently unstoppable. Cubs’ starting pitcher Ryan Dempster did not make it through the first inning as the […]
  • Cardinals get their guy, fans love it, player excited

    Patrick Peterson, the highly touted cornerback from LSU, is coming to the desert. Arizona Cardinals fans got exactly who they wanted. At least that’s what the fans at the place I was at said. Small sampling? Sure. But it was unanimous. Walking around the headquarters of Sports 620 KTAR’s 2011 NFL Draft Extravaganza Thursday evening […]
  • Cardinals make the right choice with Patrick Peterson

    The Cardinals had me worried. Rumors started to circulate about the team trading down, which were bad enough, but then they were followed by talk of them reaching for Missouri defensive end/linebacker Aldon Smith. Oh boy. The last time the Cardinals traded down was 2003, when they passed on Terrell Suggs (and the guy I […]
  • Cardinals select Patrick Peterson fifth overall

    The Cardinals selected LSU cornerback Patrick Peterson Thursday with their first round pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, the fifth overall selection. Peterson had four interceptions and two kick returns for touchdowns in the 2010 season along with 42 tackles. The cornerback had seven interceptions and 135 total tackles in his three year career at […]
  • Arizona a finalist to host 2015 Super Bowl

    While the Arizona Cardinals are prepping for the NFL Draft and working towards making it back to the Super Bowl, the Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee has been told by the NFL a Super Bowl may be returning soon. The committee was made aware of being a finalist on Thursday. The choice for the 2015 […]
  • ESPN draft experts change their tunes on Cardinals at No. 5 hours before draft

    There have been many names attached to the Arizona Cardinals and their number five pick over the past four months. On the day of the draft, ESPN Scouts Inc.’s Todd McShay drops in a name at the number five slot that we haven’t heard about during those four months. In McShay’s latest — and likely […]
  • Arizona Cardinals NFL Draft Watch

    As we get ever closer to the NFL draft speculation is running ramped. Will the Arizona Cardinals find their ‘quarterback of the future’? Will they address their need at linebacker or will they completely shock the league and take a wide receiver? While we won’t know the answers to those questions until draft day, we […]
  • Cardinals NFL Draft Watch Profiles

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  • Down on QBs, ESPN analysts talk about draft

    The Cardinals may need a quarterback, but neither Merril Hoge nor John Clayton feel the Arizona Cardinals will find one in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft. Guests on Sports 620 KTAR’s Doug and Wolf Thursday, the ESPN analysts agreed on the idea that the Cardinals should look in a different direction with […]
  • Cardinals, Bulger already have a deal?

    Rumors about Marc Bulger coming to Arizona are nothing new. That there may already be a deal in place between the two parties? That’s something different. Len Pasquarelli of CBSSports says that may be the case. A lot of people in the league feel the Cardinals already have an understanding with pending free agent quarterback […]
  • Sawed Off Shotgun of Sports – the print edition

    Did you see the recent study that says the number of 100-year-olds has roughly doubled in the past 20 years? Turns out, the research shows that centenarians often share similar traits, including: a positive but realistic attitude, a love of life, a sense of humor, plus spirituality and the ability to accept the inevitable losses […]
  • Interesting Cardinals draft facts

    The race for the Super Bowl begins with the NFL Draft on April 28, when rookies are selected to rejuvenate the rosters of their respective NFL franchises for the coming year. The Cardinals hold the fifth overall pick this year, looking to improve from a 5-11 record last season and build for the future. Here […]
  • The best and worst from Cardinals drafts

    Every NFL team has its share of hits and misses when it comes to the NFL Draft, and the Arizona Cardinals are no exception. We put together a list of some of the best and worst picks in the team’s history while in the Valley for your reading pleasure…or disdain. The Best Larry Fitzgerald: Drafted […]
  • NHL sends Glendale a bill for $25 million

    One of the most annoying things in the world to deal with is a receiving a bill you aren’t prepared to pay. The City of Glendale knows that feeling all too well. There bill just happens to be significantly more than you’ll ever be able to put on a credit card. According to the Arizona […]
  • Saunders blames pitching on “dumb luck”

    The Diamondbacks dropped their last game in a three game series against the Phillies 8-4 Wednesday after lefty Joe Saunders struggled on the mound. Saunders gave up six earned runs and two home runs in just over five innings pitched with eight strikeouts. He has pitched less than seven innings in his first five starts, […]
  • Panthers decision pivotal for Cardinals

    The selection of Cam Newton early in the draft Thursday could effect the Cardinals greatly, even if he ends up in a Panthers uniform. With the combination of labor uncertainty and the Panthers holding their plans for the first overall pick so closely, this is one of the murkiest drafts to project in the history […]
  • Drafting a QB is risky — so what?

    I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work. ~Thomas Edison The hesitation with drafting quarterbacks is understandable. The last time Arizona took a QB in the first round the Cardinals selected Matt Leinart, and all they were ultimately left with was four years of failure with a side of crushed hopes […]
  • Inside the Box: Saunders roughed up

    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 April 27, 2011: Phillies 8, Diamondbacks 4 The Philadelphia Phillies were able to avoid being swept by the Arizona Diamondbacks by posting a 8-4 win on Wednesday. D-backs’ starter Joe […]
  • Hill: I’d like to play two more years

    With the 2010-11 season over for the Phoenix Suns, forward Grant Hill is headed towards free agency and, at 38, isn’t ready to call it a career just yet. “I’m going to keep playing until the wheels fall off,” Hill said as a guest on’s Real Talk with Jason Whitlock. “I’d like to play […]