Two defensive-minded teams with sub-par quarterbacks produced the lowest-scoring game of the season last night. The Arizona Cardinals improved to 11-3 without scoring a touchdown, winning in St. Louis 12-6.
The Rams have been especially strong, as they are coming off back-to-back shutouts. While three in a row does not look likely, they could very well hold the visitor to less than two touchdowns.
The St. Louis Rams aren’t necessarily out of the playoff race, but one more loss could get them to that point. The Arizona Cardinals have struggled a little since Carson Palmer went down with a season-ending injury. Now, the two NFC West teams are going to battle it out on “Thursday Night Football” and CBS Sports’ Dan Fouts talked about how important the game is for both.
A win Thursday could put Arizona in the playoffs for the first time in five seasons; the simplest combination involves Dallas and Philadelphia not tying.
Wes Durham joined us for his weekly visit to talk Falcons with Marc James and Jamie. Wes talked about how the Falcons dominated in all three phases of the game and said the offense looked […]
This is why the teams play the game. Going into this one, Arizona had to be considered the favorite, but Atlanta wasn’t about to let that happen.
ATLANTA (AP) — Julio Jones had a career day, catching 10 passes for 189 yards and a touchdown to keep the Atlanta Falcons in first place with a 29-18 victory over the punchless Arizona Cardinals […]
A total of 13 players are listed this week. Five for the Falcons and eight for the Cardinals.
Thanks in part to Seattle besting Arizona 19-3, the blueprint on how to top the Cardinals has been made available to the Falcons.
While facing a 9-2 team when you’re 4-7 is not an easy match-up, it does help to know that they can be beaten.