The NFC West is always supposed to be a good division. Three weeks into the year, only one team is above .500. In Week 3, only the Los Angeles Rams picked up a win, beating the Arizona Cardinals 20-12 on the road.
The Arizona Cardinals were down to four active wide receivers in the second half of Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams. A.J. Green injured his knee in the first half and did not return, leaving head coach Kliff Kingsbury with Marquise Brown, Greg Dortch, Andy Isabella and Andre Baccellia, the latter of whom was a practice squad elevation.
GLENDALE — The Arizona Cardinals averaged 15 plays over their four scoring drives in a winnable football game. But when the dust settled at State Farm Stadium, none of those extended possessions yielded a touchdown.
The Arizona Cardinals fell to 1-2 Sunday afternoon with a 20-12 loss to the Los Angeles Rams. It was the eighth straight time the Rams beat them at State Farm Stadium and the 11th time in the last 12 meetings overall.
The Arizona Cardinals should be 0-3 right now. Kliff Kingsbury, a so-called bright offensive mind, has seen his offense score just 18.6 points per game. Through three games, the Arizona Cardinals offense has put together two pathetic performances.
For the 8th straight season, the Los Angeles Rams came into State Farm Stadium and defeated the Cardinals. Arizona now has a 1-11 record against Sean McVay after falling 20-12 against their division rivals.
The Cardinals will be without one of their key offensive players for the rest of the game. Receiver A.J. Green has been ruled out with a knee injury. Trainers came out to examine Green after a pass went off his hands with 48 seconds left in the second quarter.
The Arizona Cardinals trailed the Los Angeles Rams 13-6 at halftime but had two offensive starters sustain injuries. Starting left guard Justin Pugh came off the field before the Cardinals got their first of two first-half field goals.
The Arizona Cardinals did not capitalize on the momentum from the Week 2 overtime win, falling 20-12 on Sunday against the Los Angeles Rams. The first half at State Farm Stadium was reminiscent of the stagnant offense from the first six quarters of the season rather than the last two plus in Las Vegas.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Arizona Cardinals running back James Conner might see action against the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday. “Cardinals’ RB James Conner, listed as questionable for Sunday due to an ankle injury, will test it pre-game but is tracking to play vs.
The Arizona Cardinals announced Saturday that they’ve elevated WR Andre Baccellia and CB Jace Whittaker to their active roster for Week 3. Baccellia, 25, wound up going undrafted out of Washington back in 2020.
The Arizona Cardinals could end up being without running back James Conner for their Week 3 home matchup against the Los Angeles Rams. During his press conference on Friday, Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury noted that Conner will be a game-time decision for the NFC West clash with the Rams.