11/22 Arizona Cardinals news: Floyd's injury not slowing him, Sowell's big test

Scott Cunningham

Your daily news update of the Cardinals and NFL.

One of the more interesting developments this season have come from Justin Bethel and his special teams play. Don't let that overlook Floyd's impressive year though.


Practice Makes Perfect For Michael Floyd
Wide receiver's biggest NFL game comes as he battles through shoulder injury.

Cardinals Gear Up For Mathis
Notebook: Sowell figures to face Colts' pass rusher; Bethel sits; Game sells out.

Lesson Learned For Harold Goodwin
Little girl's battle with leukemia, along with Colts' journey, hits Cardinals' coordinator hard.

Cardinals Blogs | Red-on-red returns for Cardinals
Bringing back some fan favorite uniforms.

Cardinals Blogs | In a rush to be tested
Facing some of the best running games in the final six weeks.

Larry Fitzgerald: Arizona Cardinals must beat Indianpolis Colts if they are to be a playoff team ArizonaSports.com
The star wideout confesses they need to win these tough games.

Tyrann Mathieu to compete against Andrew Luck for first time since battling for the Heisman Trophy ArizonaSports.com
The two former Heisman Trophy candidates face off on the field for the first time.

Injury Report: Colts at Cardinals ArizonaSports.com
An update on the injuries plaguing the teams.

Wild Card Watch: Week 12 - NFC West Blog - ESPN
So close to the playoffs, yet so very far.

Alex Boone has fine rescinded - NFC West Blog - ESPN
Makes sense since the Cardinals DT instigated the incident.

The Third Phase: Ranking the Special Teams -- ProFootballFocus
Justin Bethel deserves to make the Pro Bowl, but the rest of the special team is playing at a high level too.

Signature Stats: Tackling Efficiency, LBs -- ProFootballFocus
Not all tackles are considered equal, nor do all stats tell the whole story.

Ranking the 2013 Offensive Lines: Q2 -- ProFootballFocus
While special teams may be doing well, the o-line is playing last in the league right now.


Saints vs. Falcons 2013 final score: New Orleans 'D' turns up pressure for 17-13 win - SBNation.com
The Saints' defense clamped down on Matt Ryan and the Falcons in the second half, giving New Orleans a 17-13 win in Atlanta.

Samuel L. Jackson does not like what he sees - SBNation.com
It's a tough year for Falcons fans, even the really famous ones.

Breaking Madden: The glorious return of Tecmo Bo Jackson - SBNation.com
The legend of Bo Jackson extended to video games. His Tecmo Bowl self remains arguably the greatest athlete in the history of gaming. In this episode, we recreate Bo in Madden NFL 25, and watch him pile up over a mile of rushing yards.

NFL news roundup: Adrian Peterson ready to play, Ben Roethlisberger wants to stay in Pittsburgh - SBNation.com
The Minnesota Vikings will have their running back in Week 12, while Ben Roethlisberger wants to make a long-term commitment to Pittsburgh.

NFL picks, Week 12: Gambling with probability - SBNation.com
Which teams are the best bet in Week 12? SB Nation NFL editor Ryan Van Bibber says that you must apply some long-forgotten lessons about probability while at the betting window ... or you can just read these his picks.

RGIII should shut up because we can't seem to - SBNation.com
Last year, RGIII was a rookie sensation and a media darling. This year, he's a magnet for hot takes from a media drawn to controversy. What happened in between?

Breaking down the Texans' breakdown - SBNation.com
The NFL is more unpredictable than any other professional league, and even with that understanding, the Texansdramatic drop in 2013 has blindsided their fans and neutral observers. But here are five reasons for the fall.

John Mara: Honor for father 'important for me and for my family' - Big Blue View
John Mara speaks to Big Blue View about his late father, Wellington, the upcoming Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium, and a host of other topics in an exclusive interview.

NFL QB Watch, Week 12: And that just happened - SBNation.com
The NFL can take sudden turns at any moment and several new starters could be named within the next couple of weeks. You never know when something big is about to happen.

Pro Football Hall of Fame announces 25 semifinalists for 2014 class - SBNation.com
The voting committee has whittled the list of potential Hall of Famers down to 25 men.

Trent Williams denies using racial slur towards official - SBNation.com
Trent Williams denies using a racial slur towards the official who reportedly used derogatory language towards Williams during the Redskins' game against the Eagles last Sunday.

Darrelle Revis says he'll be physical with Calvin Johnson - SBNation.com
One of Week 12's best matchups comes as Darrelle Revis defends Calvin Johnson. The veteran cornerback has a plan for how he'll play.

Jake Locker injury: Titans QB facing 5-6 month recovery - SBNation.com
Jake Locker could be facing a 5-6 month recovery window after undergoing successful Lisfranc surgery. The good news is that he shouldn't miss offseason workout for the Titans, but will the team have already moved on by then?

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