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Arizona Cardinals news 9/29: Fine wine, Palmer and image, aftermath from win

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The day after a game, there is always a lot to pay attention to for your NFL team. Since you might have missed some stuff, here are some of the stories about the Arizona Cardinals or the league in general you might want to read.


Cardinals Blogs | Keim: Scouting success and fine wine
The Cardinals are 3-0, and without any significant injuries coming out of the dominant win over the 49ers (go ahead, you can knock on wood) the appearance of General Manager Steve Keim on the "Doug and Wolf" show on Arizona Sports 98.7 Monday morning was less about news and more about GM analysis.

For Cardinals, Defensive Time Is No Snap

Players like Bethel bide time in special roles on a unit with plenty of depth

Cardinals' Carson Palmer: Cincinnati owner clash hurt reputation

The secret is finally out.

Cardinals rewind: What we learned from win vs. 49ers

azcentral sports' Kent Somers breaks down the Cardinals' 47-7 win over the 49ers in Week 3 of the NFL season.

Cardinals' Andre Ellington, Mike Iupati progressing

Cardinals coach Bruce Arians just wrapped up his weekly news conference with the media at the team’s Tempe training facility and here are some of the highlights:

Cardinals' Steve Keim says team will handle prosperity well

It’s no shock that Cardinals General Manager Steve Keim had nothing but positive things to say the morning after his team beat the 49ers, 47-7.

49ers fans brawl with Cardinals fans at halftime

The 49ers season has been plagued by poor play on the field and violent behavior in the stands, and that trend continued on Sunday.

Carson Palmer burying bad vibes from Bengals break in Arizona -

Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer talks to Michael Silver about taking an owner "head-on" four seasons ago -- and enduring to become one of the best quarterbacks in football at age 35.

Arizona Cardinals forced into silent count by San Francisco 49ers fans - Arizona Cardinals Blog - ESPN

The Arizona Cardinals were forced to employ a silent count at home on Sunday by a loud contingent of San Francisco 49ers fans.

Steve Keim: Arizona Cardinals finding success with 'fine wine' players - Arizona Cardinals Blog - ESPN

The Cardinals have been led so far by a trio of veterans all now 30 years or older: QB Carson Palmer, WR Larry Fitzgerald and RB Chris Johnson.

Bobby Massie needed to readjust to speed during return - Arizona Cardinals Blog - ESPN

Bobby Massie didn't feel like himself for a drive or two before he getting his football legs back on Sunday.

Arizona Cardinals' deep secondary sets pace with early picks - Arizona Cardinals Blog - ESPN

Justin Bethel, who got a pick six on Sunday, has became the poster child for the type of depth Arizona boasts in its secondary.

Bobby Massie shakes off the rust in debut against 49ers
Massie, who missed the first two games of the season due to a suspension for violating the NFL’s policy on substance abuse, had a role in the success Sunday.

All-Access with Bruce Arians: Team effort in win over 49ers

In this space, we will highlight some of what Arians had to say, and Monday he talked about his team following a 47-7 dismantling of the San Francisco 49ers in Glendale, pushing the Cardinals’ record to 3-0 on the season.

Keim Time: Larry Fitzgerald, Chris Johnson get better with age

General Manager Steve Keim talks about the AZ Cardinals dominant win over the San Francisco 49ers.

Cardinals deliver message in dominant win over 49ers

"Oh hey, NFL, just the Arizona Cardinals calling. We’re really good. Catch you later — good luck catching us."

Cardinals deliver message in dominant win over 49ers

"Oh hey, NFL, just the Arizona Cardinals calling. We’re really good. Catch you later — good luck catching us.


MMBM: Cam Newton should apologize for not being older -

Newton's officiating complaints are getting old folks. The young man needs to learn a modicum of respect.

The Bears paid Jared Allen $11.5 million for 3 games then traded him to the Panthers -

Allen will join the Panthers, where he will be able to return to a more traditional defensive end role after attempting to transition to outside linebacker in Chicago.

'Gritty' Eagles win is a reminder that Chip Kelly still knows how to coach -

Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie's confidence in Chip Kelly was rewarded with a win over the Jets on Sunday thanks to a game plan that revolved around the team's defense.

What happened in the NFL on Sunday, Week 3: Comebacks and blowouts -

Start here. Be the smartest football fan in the office on Monday.

4 backup quarterbacks who could shape the 2015 NFL season -

Several NFL superstars have gone down with injuries, including Ben Roethlisberger, Drew Brees and Tony Romo, forcing backup quarterbacks into the spotlight.

The NFL's ‘Calvin Johnson’ rule is just as confusing to Tyler Eifert as the rest of us -

Bengals TE Tyler Eifert was baffled by the latest process-completion controversy

John Fox's strategy to fix the Bears is to score 'more than zero points' -

The Bears head coach simplified the team's woes pretty perfectly.

Colin Kaepernick is broken, but the 49ers can fix him -

The changes to the coaching staff may have been the worst thing to happen to the 49ers this season, and quarterback Colin Kaepernick looks lost.

Cam Newton says ref told him he wasn't old enough to get a roughing the passer call -

Ed Hochuli denied that he made the comments to the Panthers quarterback following a potential late hit on Sunday.

Bears punter punted so many times he sprained his knee -

Pat O'Donnell punted 10 times on Sunday and now he's day-to-day with a knee sprain.