Posts Tagged ‘John Skelton’

NFL Gridiron Gab 2012 NFC West Preview

The final division of the 8 is the NFC West, which last season saw the 49ers come out of nowhere to win a division that many think is still the weakest in the NFL. This year again this division has a lot of question marks, and today we wrap up our division previews with a […]

Cardinals to Go With John Skelton Over Kevin Kolb as Starting QB

John Skelton, it’s your time to shine. The fifth-round draft pick who took the unlikely route from El Paso to Fordham to the NFL, is now one of 32 starting QB’s in the NFL. Click HERE to read the Details at CardinalsGab

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Afternoon Edition 8/14

After missing two weeks of training camp and being gone for a week for personal reasons, Chicago Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his left knee. – Bears Gab Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt dismissed a report by ESPN that John Skelton is the favorite in the race for the starting quarterback […]

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Afternoon Edition 8/11

Running back Cedric Benson is in Green Bay and is expected to sign with the Packers, per sources according to Chris Mortensen of ESPN. – ESPN Aldon Smith, who flirted with an NFL rookie record for sacks last season, left Friday’s game in the first quarter with a hip injury and did not return. Smith […]

Kolb and Skelton Battle It Out in Cardinals Training Camp

The battle for the Cardinals starting quarterback job has entered its crucial final phase with Kevin Kolb and John Skelton splitting reps in the first workout of training camp. By all accounts, it’s a friendly rivalry with no animosity apparent between two players with low-key personalities, and coach Ken Whisenhunt insists it’s an open competition, […]

Fitzgerald, Cardinals Clip Seahawks In OT; 23-20

Larry Fitzgerald had two big-time catches in the game-winning drive, leading to a 28-yard field goal by Jay Feely that gave the Cardinals a 23-20 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Arizona’s fourth overtime victory — all at home — in the last nine weeks of the season. The four overtime wins in a […]

Kolb Ruled Out of Season Finale for Arizona; Skelton to Start at QB

Concussion symptoms will likely keep Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kevin Kolb out of the 2011 regular season finale, Kent Somers ofThe Arizona Republic reports. Kolb sustained a concussion early in a December 11 win over the San Francisco 49ers, keeping him out of the last two games. With the Cardinals eliminated from the post-season, there’s little incentive to […]

Dalton, Bengals Keep Playoff Hopes Alive With Win Over Arizona 23-16

Andy Dalton threw a pair of touchdown passes, and Cincinnati withstood yet another fourth-quarter comeback by Arizona, holding on for a 23-16 victory Saturday that kept the Bengals in playoff contention.  The Bengals (9-6) secured only their third winning record in the last 21 years with the triumph over Arizona. Dalton threw an 11-yard touchdown pass […]