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Cardinals release linebacker Jordan Hicks in salary cap-saving cut
Arizona released linebacker Jordan Hicks, the team announced. The Cardinals also tendered one-year offers to exclusive rights free agents Jonathan Ward and Antoine Wesley, and are retaining linebacker Devon Kennard, who has agreed to a restructure to stay in Arizona, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported.
No Kliff, no problem: Undermanned Cardinals show off character, pummel Browns to remain undefeated
The Arizona Cardinals showed Sunday why they're the class of the NFC. Jeffri Chadiha explains how Arizona -- sans head coach Kliff Kingsbury -- improved to 6-0 with a resounding win over the Cleveland Browns.
NFL Preseason Week 2 winners and losers: Whose stock is rising? On the decline?
Did Teddy Bridgewater pull into the lead in the Broncos' QB race? Is Micah Parsons the new face of the Cowboys' defense? How did Justin Fields fare in his second pro outing? Gregg Rosenthal identifies the winners and losers of NFL Preseason Week 2.
2021 NFL season: Projecting the most improved player on each NFC team
Will the Cardinals fully exploit Isaiah Simmons' rare versatility in Year 2? Is Washington RB Antonio Gibson about to emerge as one of the NFL's best playmakers? Cynthia Frelund uses analytics to project the player who'll improve the most on each NFC team in 2021.
NFC West training camp preview: Rams turn to Matthew Stafford; Nick Bosa ready to lift 49ers?
Will Matthew Stafford deliver for the Rams? Can a healthy Nick Bosa get the 49ers back on track? Adam Maya provides a training camp preview for the NFC West, with position battles and key players to watch across all four rosters.
2021 NFL season: Ranking the most versatile players in the league
Can Jeremy Chinn really play "wherever"? Is Alvin Kamara as big a threat through the air as he is on the ground? Gil Brandt ranks the 11 most versatile players in the NFL in 2021.
2021 NFL season: One potential first-time Pro Bowler from each NFC team
Is Jalen Hurts set to break through in Year 2? Could David Montgomery soar to new heights in Chicago? Marc Sessler has identified one prime candidate from each NFC team to earn a first Pro Bowl nod in 2021.
State of the 2021 Arizona Cardinals: Kyler Murray and Co. must learn to close
Kyler Murray and the Cardinals started hot -- then fizzled down the stretch in 2020. Can they finish strong in 2021? Adam Rank explores the state of the Cardinals.
NFC West projected starters: Top-heavy Rams, Trey Lance-led(?) 49ers each have Super Bowl path
Which roster looks best in the NFL's toughest division? Is the Rams' top-heavy blueprint built for success? Can the 49ers return to the Super Bowl with a rookie at quarterback? Gregg Rosenthal projects the starters for every team in the NFC West.
Cardinals' Kingsbury tabs Isaiah Simmons, Zaven Collins as 'prettiest linebacker duo'
Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury is excited about the Arizona's new starting linebacker duo of Isaiah Simmons and Zaven Collins, who are the team's last two first-round selections.
2020 NFL rookie grades, NFC West: 49ers hit on premium picks; will Cardinals' boldness pay off?
Did the 49ers take advantage of having two first-round picks in the 2020 NFL Draft? Should the Cardinals regret taking hybrid defender Isaiah Simmons over an offensive tackle? Gennaro Filice grades the rookie class of each NFC West team.
Defensive All-Rookie Team: Jeremy Chinn, Chase Young shine
Jeremy Chinn and Chase Young have gotten their NFL careers off to hot starts. Who joins them on Gil Brandt's Defensive All-Rookie Team?
2020 NFL playoff picture: Rookies who will shape postseason race
Will Tua Tagovailoa push the Dolphins into the playoffs? Can Justin Jefferson lift the Vikings? Gil Brandt ranks 12 rookies primed to impact the postseason race.
Cardinals plan to expand rookie LB Isaiah Simmons' role vs. Seahawks: 'It's time'
The Arizona Cardinals say it's time for rookie linebacker Isaiah Simmons to have an expanded role in their game against the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday night.
2020 NFL season: 1 pivotal rookie for each of the 32 teams
Which newbies must deliver for their respective teams to succeed in 2020? Lance Zierlein identifies one pivotal rookie for each of the NFL's 32 organizations.
Best/worst-case projections for notable defensive NFL rookies
With training camps in full swing, Daniel Jeremiah unveils his projections for seven of the NFL's top defensive rookies in 2020. Will Chase Young post double-digit sacks for Washington?
Titans, first-round OT Isaiah Wilson agree to terms
Offensive tackle Isaiah Wilson, the 29th overall pick, and Tennessee have agreed to terms on the lineman's rookie deal.
2020 NFL rookies I can't wait to see: CeeDee Lamb, CEH will thrive
A new NFL season brings new intrigue in the form of new players. You know: the rookies! With training camps open across the league, Adam Schein reveals the newbies he's most excited to watch in 2020.
2020 NFL training camp: Intriguing storylines in unprecedented times
After an unimaginable offseason, NFL training camp is opening with the unprecedented challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic. What are the most intriguing storylines to follow in the coming weeks? Judy Battista, Jeffri Chadiha, Michael Silver and Jim Trotter weigh in.
Cardinals agree to $20.66M deal with first-rounder Isaiah Simmons
We're mere weeks from seeing the first professional snaps of one of the spring's most-hyped players. The Cardinals have agreed to terms with linebacker Isaiah Simmons on a four-year deal worth $20.66 million, Ian Rapoport reports.
NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year candidates: Chase Young in front
Chase Young seems primed for a big first season, but which of his fellow rookies poses the biggest threat to his chances of winning the Defensive Rookie of the Year award? Lance Zierlein unveils his top eight contenders for the hardware.
Broncos' Von Miller holds virtual pass rush summit
Denver Broncos star Von Miller hosted his fourth annual pass rush summit Thursday, holding a virtual session with a number of notable NFL edge rushers.
NFC West inside intel: Vital rookies, key position battles, juicy subplots
In the Inside Intel series, Charley Casserly mines his sources to relay the organizational word on impact rookies, prominent position battles and lingering questions. Check out his NFC West findings.
Joe Burrow's Year 1 impact; top five edge rushers; Isaiah Simmons' role
In this week's notebook, Bucky Brooks explains why Joe Burrow could have the Bengals back in contention sooner than you think. Plus, the top five edge rushers in the NFL today, Tom Brady's fit in Bruce Arians' offense and Isaiah Simmons' rookie role.
What moment ruled Week 17? | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew discuss what moment ruled Week 17.
Isaiah Simmons does it all on critical strip-sack of Dak Prescott
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Isaiah Simmons does it all on critical strip-sack of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott.
Cardinals' top plays of December | 2021 season
Watch the Arizona Cardinals best plays from the month of December in the 2021 season.
Cardinals' top defensive plays at the bye
Watch the Arizona Cardinals best defensive plays through 11 weeks of the 2021 season.
Isaiah Simmons charges into backfield for unblocked sack
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Isaiah Simmons sacks Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.
Brandon Aiyuk's high-point catch ends in fumble
San Fransisco 49ers wide receiver Brandon Aiyuk's high-point catch ends in a fumble.
Isaiah Simmons meets Lance for goal-line STUFF
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Isaiah Simmons stops San Francisco 49ers quarterback Trey Lance at the goal-line for a turnover on downs.
Cardinals' top plays through quarter mark of 2021 season
Watch the Arizona Cardinals best plays through the first four weeks of the 2021 season.
Players who will shine in Week 2 | 'GMFB'
The "Good Morning Football" crew highlights players who will shine in Week 2.
Isaiah Simmons corrals Ryan Tannehill's deflected pass for INT
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Isaiah Simmons corrals Ryan Tannehill's deflected pass for INT.
Linebackers who will dominate in 2021 | 'NFL Total Access'
The "NFL Total Access" crew discuss linebackers who will dominate in 2021.
Players, teams poised for defensive breakthroughs in '21 | 'NFL Total Access'
'NFL Total Access' crew discusses which players and teams poised for defensive breakthroughs in the 2021 NFL season.
PFF: Defensive breakout players for 2021
Pro Football Focus names which defensive players they believe could have a breakout season in 2021.
Players who will have breakout 2021 seasons | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo, Cynthia Frelund, Stacey Dales and Marc Ross highlight seven players who they believe will have breakout seasons in 2021.
Defensive players set to break out in 2021 | 'NFL Total Access'
The "NFL Total Access" crew shares their defensive players set to break out in 2021.
Trotter: One area Cardinals want Isaiah Simmons to improve in 2021
NFL Network's Jim Trotter previews the Arizona Cardinals' 2021 season.
Top 10 Cardinals plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the 10 best highlight plays made by the Arizona Cardinals in the 2020 NFL season.
Rookie vs. Rookie! Simmons punches ball from Akers for goal-line turnover
Rookie vs. Rookie! Arizona Cardinals linebacker Isaiah Simmons punches the ball from Los Angeles Rams running back Cam Akers for a goal-line turnover.
Isaiah Simmons stuffs Miles Sanders to deny two-point try
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Isaiah Simmons stuffs Miles Sanders to deny two-point try.
L.T.: What Cardinals need to fix to beat Rams in Week 13
NFL Network's LaDainian Tomlinson and Michael Robinson break down what the Arizona Cardinals need to do to beat the Los Angeles Rams in Week 13.
Isaiah Simmons chases down Cam Newton for huge third-down sack
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Isaiah Simmons makes the sack on New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton.
Isaiah Simmons secures first NFL sack on Russell Wilson
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Isaiah Simmons secures first NFL sack on Russell Wilson.
Mic'd Up: What the 'Hail Murray' sounded like from the sideline | Week 10
Listen to the best sounds from the Arizona Cardinals' crazy win over the Buffalo Bills in Week 10.