General manager John Lynch made no promises about executing a long-term contract with quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. "We want Jimmy to be a Niner for a long, long time," Lynch said at a season-ending press conference at Levi's Stadium. Lynch said he has spoken to Garoppolo about his desires and feels good about his quarterback's openness […]
Jimmy Garoppolo's late-season performance sends the San Francisco 49ers into the offseason with more optimism than typical for a team with a losing record. Now the most important task of the offseason is locking up Garoppolo with a long-term deal. ''We're going to work hard to try to keep him as a 49er for a […]
Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians, one of the straightest shooters in the NFL’s coaching ranks, is retiring. “It’s been a great ride,” Arians said. Arians said he was sitting at the lake house he shares with his wife, Christine, noted that their son, Jake, was soon to be 40 years old, and “it hit […]
The Arizona Cardinals are now on the search for a new head coach and new franchise quarterback. Carson Palmer, who missed the final nine games of his 15th NFL season due to a broken arm, has announced that he’s retiring in an open letter to Cardinals fans. Arizona posted it on the team’s Twitter page.
After 14 seasons in the NFL, quarterback Carson Palmer said he will retire Palmer, who spent the past five seasons with the Arizona Cardinals, said he "just know[s]" its time for him to hang the up. Quite simply, I just know," Palmer said in a statement. "For 15 years I have been lucky enough to […]
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer has announced his retirement after 15 seasons in the NFL. Palmer, 38, was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals with the first overall pick in the 2003 NFL Draft, having won the Heisman Trophy at USC.
As of Monday afternoon, the Cardinals had requested permission to interview six different coaching candidates, according to reports.
Seattle Seahawks fans can rest assured that coach Pete Carroll isn't planning on retiring just yet. After reports began to circulate that Carroll may retire this NFL offseason, the veteran coach took to Twitter to deny all rumours. "People talking about
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin addresses the media after the Seahawks' Week 17 loss to the Arizona Cardinals.
Baldwin didn’t want to talk too much about where he wanted those changes to come, but he did say he doesn’t think offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell should be involved. The Seahawks had 24 yards at halftime of their season-ending loss to the Cardinals, which they remedied with a better second half that illustrated the erratic […]
In between tears of "joy and peace," Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians cited his family as the reason he decided to retire from coaching after 42 years, including the past five in his first NFL head-coaching job. "I will miss the game," Arians said Monday. "It's been a great ride." Arians broke down the most […]
A little over a month ago, the Raiders were fighting for a playoff spot, while the 49ers challenging the New York Giants for the No. 2 overall pick. Down in Santa Clara, Jimmy Garoppolo took over as starter and led the 49ers to five straight wins to close the season with a surprising 6-10 record. […]