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Rolling Cardinals prepared for smashed Vikings


The Cardinals relocated to a dried before a 1988 season, where they were famous as a Phoenix Cardinals until 1993 and afterwards became a Arizona Cardinals.

Sitting during 10-2 Straight Up (SU) and 7-5 Against The Spread (ATS), a Cardinals will demeanour to urge streamer into Week 14.

In his final 16 starts, a Cardinals are 14-2. Making it 5 true is a idea Thursday night opposite a Minnesota receiver tie of Fitzgerald and Floyd and a first-place Cardinals.

The Cardinals have a two-game lead over Minnesota and Green Bay for a No. 2 seed in a NFC, that carries a first-round bye.

“We’ve got no choice”, Floyd said. “For me, it means that we’ve still got a lot of work to do to get to where we wish to be”. “We’re really focused on that and we know all a resources around us”.

Vikings fans were undone final week given Peterson usually got 8 carries, though that’s what happens when you’re down by 28 points in a second half. Minnesota is a good football team, though this is a bad matchup for them. “We had dual punts blocked”.

But they aren’t expected to get them back. “We’ve usually got to male adult and keep personification ball”. The pivotal for a Cardinals invulnerability this week will apparently be interlude Adrian Peterson. Opponents have rushed for usually 89 yards per diversion opposite Arizona this season, Minnesota piles adult 136.8 yards per diversion on a ground, that is fifth best in a league. The league’s fourth-ranked invulnerability hold a squalid Rams to 9 initial downs and 212 yards.

Meanwhile Arizona continues it swell for presumably a NFC’s No. 1 seed after demolishing St. Louis 27-3 behind quarterback Carson Palmer’s eighth diversion of 300-plus yards flitting and a invulnerability that authorised one third down acclimatisation and 212 sum yards.

“I’m flattering vehement about it”, Cardinals reserve Tyrann Mathieu said.

With another set of back-to-back prime-time games entrance up, America competence be on a verge of carrying a new team. Safety Harrison Smith (knee/hamstring), linebacker Anthony Barr (hand/groin) and DT Linval Joseph (foot) all out. The Seahawks broke a Vikings Sunday 38-7 during TCF Stadium. In that time, he has finished 64.4 percent of his passes for 7,582 yards, 56 touchdowns and 20 interceptions.

“Carson, he’s personification during a MVP level”, Arizona’s Larry Fitzgerald said. Instead, Arizona will try to be improved than their final game, though on a shorter turnaround.

But opposite Arizona, with Johnson on a pregame dead list for a second uninterrupted game, they mislaid Jenkins twice to collisions with teammates. A leaky descent line is usually compounding a problem, and final week Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin pronounced Bridgewater looked “scared” while he was out there.

“I have as most honour for Zim as for any defensive coordinator I’ve ever left against”, Arians said. With no restraint and no flitting game, he’s going to have nowhere to run on Thursday.

ARIZONA DREAMING: Rumors swirled in a offseason that Peterson competence be traded to Arizona, and a Vikings using behind concurred he suspicion what it competence be like to pierce to a dried and be a teammate of his crony Fitzgerald. They did it this deteriorate for a initial time given 1948. They still have a possibility – a tiny one – to constraint home-field advantage in a NFC.

The Vikings had 8 players on a damage news Monday, including 5 who have not participated in possibly practice. And even after blank partial of Week 12 and all of Week 13 with a damaged leg, Johnson’s rushing yards sum still ranks as a sixth heading rusher on a year. The Cardinals are 17-4 during home in 3 seasons underneath Arians.