Quarterback Matt Leinart has been in the NFL for four years, but many people, including some teammates, aren't sure how he'll fare as a starter. Leinart has played behind Kurt Warner the past two years, and his playing time was minimal. When he did play in 2009, he struggled. Leinart long has been a polarizing figure for fans, who seem to either love or hate him.
February 12, 2010
Quarterback Kurt Warner finds it amusing how much one game can change the perception of his age and abilities. He played poorly in the season opener and suddenly everyone was wondering if Warner, 38, was showing his age. How much was his sore hip bothering him? Why couldn't he avoid the rush? Should Matt Leinart, the backup, start warming up?
September 24, 2009
Last season, the Cardinals were one of the rare teams that could play awful, then flip a switch and be impressive the next week. Well, it's 2009 and the Cardinals hope they can find the switch again. They went 0-4 in the preseason and looked awful in the last two games against the Packers and Broncos.
September 10, 2009
With training camp approaching quickly, Scout.com dishes out up-to-date information about each of the Cardinals positions. Will Brian St. Pierre pounce on the No. 2 quarterback role? Will Beanie Wells take over at running back? What will happen to the cursed tight end position?
July 17, 2009
Lyle Sendlein suffered a shoulder injury early in 2008 that plagued him throughout the year. He's looking to rebound and progress in his second year as a starter. The Cardinals signed well-traveled centers Donovan Raiola and Ben Claxton this offseason to compete for the backup role. Will Raiola and Claxton have what it takes to throw off Sendlein? Andy Bishop evaluates the vital center position.
July 14, 2009
Reggie Wells is set at left guard for 2009, but questions surround fourth-year veteran Deuce Lutui. The Cardinals currently possess several backups at guard, most of whom have the ability to play different positions along the line. Andy Bishop evaluates the battle that will ensue for roster spots.
July 10, 2009