Today's Cardinals and NFL links to start your day
T-minus two days until the Cardinals take on the 49ers in Glendale. Until then, we will read stuff about the Cards. Here are today's links from all around the Web.
Cardinals news and stories:
Whisenhunt: 'Jay is mentally a tough guy' - ArizonaSports.com
But Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt isn't worried about whether his kicker can handle the pressure around him as he's confident in Feely's abilities.
Warner: Manning 'would have struggled' with Cardinals - ArizonaSports.com
It is easy for fans to imagine what could have been if Peyton Manning opted to sign with the Arizona Cardinals instead of the Denver Broncos in the past offseason.
Cardinals vs. 49ers: The matchup - ArizonaSports.com
Cardinals vs. 49ers: The matchup
Arizona Cardinals' coach Whisenhunt: Massie can improve by struggling - ArizonaSports.com
Through seven games this season, the Cardinals have allowed an astounding 35 sacks. And, it appears they are only getting worse. They've surrendered 29 sacks in their past four contests.
Daryl Washington Piles Up Sacks
Washington, even though he is an inside linebacker, already has six sacks this season – best on the team – and threatens to break the team record for linebackers, currently 10 set by Ken Harvey in 1990.
Word From the Birds Blog | A salute to Roberts’ roots
"I remember where I came from," Roberts said. "Going to The Citadel, I learned to work hard and be disciplined. Hard work always pays off. If it wasn’t for The Citadel, I wouldn’t be where I am today."
Word From the Birds Blog | Whiz confident in Feely
"Jay is mentally a tough guy," Whisenhunt said. "He’s been in this business a while, he’s made kicks and for the most part he has made them for us. You talk about it, but he understands. He understands the pressure being put in that position. I definitely have confidence he’ll get it done."
$21,000 lesson on blindside block rule - NFC West Blog - ESPN
Minnesota Vikings tight end and NFC West alum John Carlson suffered a concussion when the Arizona Cardinals' Rashad Johnson struck him during a punt r
It's not just another game for Cardinals, 49ers
Cardinals putting on 'big-boy pads' with division lead, defensive pride at stake against 49ers.
The conflicting truth about the NFL's Pink campaign - SBNation.com
The NFL touts that it's raised $3 million for the American Cancer Society since 2009. But how much are they really giving them? Contrary to previous reports, the NFL denies that only 5% of the money from pink products go to charity.
Russell Wilson says Seahawks ready for the Lions - SBNation.com
Russell Wilson will have probably his best chance of the season to put up big numbers when the Seahawks take on the Lions this weekend.
Jim Schwartz explains how he plans to turn around the Lions - SBNation.com
Lions coach Jim Schwartz believes a turnover-laden loss isn't indicative of his team's quality of play.
NFL Week 8 weather forecast: Hurricane Sandy looming - SBNation.com
Combination of a cold front and Hurricane Sandy will make for a wet day up and down the Northeast and Mid Atlantic.