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Cardinals Fire Coach Kliff Kingsbury, GM Steve Keim Steps Aside

With the regular season now over, the Arizona Cardinals and owner Michael Bidwill have fired head coach Kliff Kingsbury just 10 months into his newly-extended multi-year contract, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rappaport. He served four seasons as head coach, finishing the latest season with a season score of 4-13. The team also announced that General Manager Steve Keim, who has been on health-related leave since last month, has decided to step away from his position in the meantime in order to focus on his health.

Falcons’ Rushing Attack to Challenge Cardinals’ Defense

Falcons’ Rushing Attack to Challenge Cardinals’ Defense

Back in Week 11, the Atlanta Falcons were still in contention for the playoffs. That’s no longer the case after they lost their fourth game in a row last week, 17-9, to the Baltimore Ravens. They are hoping to somehow end their season on a bright note, and they can start by snapping their slump when they play the Arizona Cardinals in Week 17 at home. Both squads have already been officially eliminated from any sort of postseason appearance so this clash is all about pride and seeing which players might be worth keeping for 2023.

Cardinals Albert Pujols Hits 703rd Homer

Cardinals Albert Pujols Hits 703rd Homer

Albert Pujols reached possibly the final benchmarks of his MLB tenure in the St. Louis Cardinals’ latest loss, breaking Barry Bonds and Babe Ruth records with career homer No. 703 in a loss at PNC Park.

On Monday in Pittsburgh, Pujols hit the go-ahead, 361-foot, two-run shot in the top of the sixth inning of the 3-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Cardinals Face Injuries Ahead of Playing Against Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs are preparing to play against the Arizona Cardinals for Week 1. As a team, the challenge of the preparation for the first week is knowing which players you need to prepare for. The Cardinals are going through a rough time since they are dealing with a variety of injuries and facing uncertainty about different positions at the beginning of the practice week.

MLB Suspends Mets’ Buck Showalter and Yoan Lopez

MLB Suspends Mets’ Buck Showalter and Yoan Lopez

The Major League Baseball Association suspended and fined New York Mets manager Buck Showalter for a game after Yoan Lopez intentionally threw at Phillies player Kyle Schwarber on Sunday night during the ninth inning. Glenn Sherlock, bench coach, stepped in for the manager for the Monday night’s game. MLB’s Senior Vice President for On-Field Operations, Michael Hill, announced the punishment and suspension just 20 minutes before the initial first pitch of New York’s 5-2 loss to World Series champions, Atlanta.

Shildt Responds to Being Fired from the Cardinals: “I Have a Broken Heart”

Shildt Responds to Being Fired from the Cardinals: “I Have a Broken Heart”

An emotional Mike Shildt, former St. Louis Cardinals manager, speaks with USA Today about his tragic experience of being fired after the end of their 2021 season. As the Cardinals are excited to start their new baseball season after Albert Pujols, a St. Louis fan-favorite signs a new contact with his team, Mike Shildt, in an interview with USA Today reporter Bob Nightengale, discusses how hard it was leaving the Cardinals. Since being fired, he has signed with the Padres as a player development consultant for the new baseball season this year, but despite the change in scenery, Shildt is still heartbroken.

Free Agent Running Back James Conner Signs with Arizona Cardinals

Free Agent Running Back James Conner Signs with Arizona Cardinals

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back, James Conner, has signed a one-year deal with the Arizona Cardinals, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The former third round pick played in Pittsburgh for four seasons and had his ups and downs.

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