Two defensive-minded teams with sub-par quarterbacks produced the lowest-scoring game of the season last night. The Arizona Cardinals improved to 11-3 without scoring a touchdown, winning in St. Louis 12-6.
I know I will be crucified for this.
The Rams have been especially strong, as they are coming off back-to-back shutouts. While three in a row does not look likely, they could very well hold the visitor to less than two touchdowns.
The St. Louis Rams aren’t necessarily out of the playoff race, but one more loss could get them to that point. The Arizona Cardinals have struggled a little since Carson Palmer went down with a season-ending injury. Now, the two NFC West teams are going to battle it out on “Thursday Night Football” and CBS Sports’ Dan Fouts talked about how important the game is for both.
A win Thursday could put Arizona in the playoffs for the first time in five seasons; the simplest combination involves Dallas and Philadelphia not tying.
Do you think Dockett will be asked to leave?
In a world where everything has to be PC and people just wait for you to mess up, this is probably a misstep.
Lions coach Jim Caldwell isn’t worried about his team’s ability to bounce back, even with a trip to New England next on the schedule.
Head coach Jim Caldwell noted Monday that there is not one particular area on offense the Lions need to shore up.
So far, nobody in the NFC can beat the Arizona Cardinals.