August 25, 2019

Cardinals expect improving Murphy to contribute ri

first_img Cardinals expect improving Murphy to contribute right away Comments   Share   Silva says unless Kolb overcomes his fear of the pass rushthe Cardinals won’t get anywhere, and that unlike otherbad NFC teams, the Cardinals have already played the easypart of their schedule. Three wins from here on out would be an accomplishment. Harsh words, but the Cardinals haven’t exactly done muchto prove him wrong. There is still time, though, and maybeSunday’s win will spark the team to a second-halfturnaround. D-backs president Derrick Hall: Franchise ‘still focused on Arizona’ What an MLB source said about the D-backs’ trade haul for Greinkecenter_img However, that’s where the good stuff stops.Arizona’s defense is easy to move the ball against becauseit can’t stop the pass. Safety Kerry Rhodes, the team’sbest defensive back in coverage, fractured his left footon Oct. 9 and remains out indefinitely. No NFC team hasallowed more completions of 20-plus yards. Offensively,quarterback Kevin Kolb has been a bust. Now injured, the$65 million summer addition has more turnovers thantouchdowns and arguably the worst pocket presence infootball. Top Stories Nevada officials reach out to D-backs on potential relocation You’ll be hard pressed to find anyone who argues that theArizona Cardinals are a good football team, but at 2-6 arethey really the worst the NFC has to offer?NBCSports.com’s Evan Silva thinks so, andhe predicts the team to win just one more time thisseason.On the bright side, Silva notes, Beanie Wells has beengood for the Cardinals, picking up seven touchdowns and506 yards on 113 carries. He also says Patrick Petersonhas sparked the Cardinals’ special teams. last_img read more

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