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  • Sun Devil fans have a chance to step up against Missouri

    Rarely does an opportunity like this come along for a Valley team. Arizona State, ranked in the top 25 in some polls, hosts Missouri, ranked in the top 25 in all polls, in a Friday night matchup that will be broadcast nationally on ESPN. The game is a “blackout” for the Sun Devils, as they […]
  • Patrick Peterson listed as a starter for Arizona Cardinals

    Whether by merit or necessity, Patrick Peterson is now listed as a starting cornerback for the Arizona Cardinals. A rookie, Peterson has been moved ahead of veteran Richard Marshall and will start opposite A.J. Jefferson, provided nothing else changes before Sunday’s opener. Selected by the Cardinals with the number five overall pick in the draft […]
  • Sun Devils ranked in USA Today top 25

    It didn’t take long for the Sun Devils to climb into the top 25. The USA Today Coaches Poll was released Tuesday and it has ASU ranked 23rd in the country following the team’s 48-14 home win over UC Davis. Friday’s opponent, Missouri, is just ahead at No. 19, making the matchup all the more […]
  • Dockett doesn’t want to forget dismal 2010 season

    Usually athletes stand in front of their lockers at the start of a new season and focus on the future not on the past. Not Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett. Several times already during training camp he’s recounted what he felt during their 5-11 record during the 2010 season. “Like I said, I’m just […]
  • Osweiler: ‘We would like to go faster’

    Arizona State offensive coordinator Noel Mazzone wants his guys to play fast - take the snap and go, much like a fast break in basketball.
  • Ken Whisenhunt unsure of Taylor’s exact role

    Former Chicago Bears running back Chester Taylor should be starting practice Tuesday, but Arizona Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt said he has yet to decide how he will use the veteran running back. “We’ll get him in here and figure out what his role will be, but I know as far as, whether he’s a […]
  • ASU goes dark Friday night

    Except for a couple of hours on a Tuesday afternoon back in April, ASU has kept its brand new black football uniforms in the closet. The closet doors open this week. ASU will wear the black Nike uniforms and helmets Friday when they play nationally ranked Missouri in what is being called a “Black Out” […]
  • Inside the Box: D-backs start series on right foot

    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 5, 2011: Diamondbacks 10, Rockies 7 The Good: We don’t know if it was the thin mountain air or just a great day, but the Diamondbacks hitters certainly did […]
  • Osweiler drinking on the job – to avoid cramping

    Arizona State quarterback Brock Osweiler brought a friend with him Monday to his weekly press conference: a gallon of Cytomax sports performance drink, already half empty. “I definitely thought I was hydrated,” he said looking back at Thursday’s game against UC Davis in which he twice cramped up on the field in the third quarter. […]
  • ESPN NFC West blog knocks Chester Taylor

    It may have been a short blog post, but it could deflate a lot of Arizona Cardinals’ fans hopes. ESPN’s NFC West Blog rained on new Cardinal running back Chester Taylor’s parade with a few stats about Taylor’s recent running struggles. According to the blog, Taylor’s average run last year was only for 2.38 yards, […]
  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ roster was a team effort

    With the Arizona Diamondbacks likely claiming the NL West title this month, people are starting to ask who deserves the credit for the roster that’s turned a team around in less than a season. The answer, it turns out, is that due to several changes in the D-backs’ front office, that there are quite a […]
  • Breakdown of a busy weekend for the Arizona Cardinals

    The Arizona Cardinals’ front office, like many of those in the NFL, was humming over the weekend as they made cuts and looked to pick up available players. After getting down to their original 53-man roster, the Cardinals took advantage of both cuts and waivers to patch up a few holes caused by injury. Here […]
  • Justin Upton’s ejection was a good move with bad timing

    Strike three. That's all that Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Justin Upton needed to hear before blowing up at the umpire, arguing what was a questionable call. Upton was quickly ejected and had to be restrained by two coaches as he was forced off of the field, leaving the D-backs without their all-star outfielder in the fourth inning of a crucial game against their NL West rival San Francisco Giants.
  • Inside the Box: Diamondbacks go seven clear of 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 4, 2011: Diamondbacks 4, Giants 1 The Good: Daniel Hudson threw a great game and deserved his win on Sunday. In seven innings, he only gave up three hits […]
  • Arizona Cardinals nab two cornerbacks on waviers

    The Arizona Cardinals needed depth at the cornerback position and they were not shy about snapping up players on waivers. Former Pittsburgh Steeler Crezdon Butler and Cincinnati draft pick Korey Lindsay are now apart of the Arizona Cardinals. Both players will offer the Cardinals young talent while adding much-needed depth to a position that has […]
  • Reports: Cardinals reach deal with Chester Taylor

    There’s a new running back on the way to the desert. Cardinals agree to terms with Chester Taylor. Flying into AZ tonight, says league source.less than a minute ago via TweetDeck Favorite Retweet ReplyKent Somerskentsomers Welcome to the Arizona Cardinals, Mr. Taylor. According to Kent Somers, Taylor will arrive in Phoenix tonight and is believed […]
  • ESPN: Pac-16 idea is back on the table

    The Pac-12 is not yet a year old and it could expand to the Pac-16 soon, though there is not an exact time frame. According to ESPN, Texas, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Texas Tech would be the four schools that would be added to the current Pac-12. Current Big 12 member Texas A&M said they […]
  • 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 […]

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