Can the Cardinals upset the 49ers? Find out what makes some analysts believe so. It should be a tough game either way. The Cards have a player on the week's all-rookie team, Daryl Washington picked up a surprise fine, and more in today's links.
Week 6 Preview: Cardinals at 49ers
Arizona has found a way to win three of its last four, with its most recent win coming over the Carolina Panthers thanks to a dominant defensive effort in the second half.
Cards Vs. Niners: "The Toughest Game"
"If we could win only one game in the division, it would definitely be the 49ers," Larry Fitzgerald said. "That’s just the way it’s been around here for years. It’s going to be the toughest game."
How the Arizona Cardinals Can Shock the San Francisco 49ers
Though the Cardinals are 11-point underdogs to the 49ers, they have more than enough talent to achieve the upset, especially on defense.
Week 5 NFL All Rookie Team
Every week, Withthefirstpick.com will be selecting a weekly All-Rookie team, featuring the stars of the previous weekend's games.
Daryl Washington Fined by NFL
Washington was fined the $21,000 for his hit on Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton in the Cards 22-6 victory last Sunday.
Adrian Peterson will play vs. Panthers on Sunday - SBNation.com
Adrian Peterson announced that he will be playing on Sunday after losing his infant son on Friday.
Michael Vick injury: Eagles QB will not play in Sunday's game, per report - SBNation.com
Michael Vick is traveling with the team on Saturday, but a report says that he will not be playing despite the "questionable" tag.