NFL: Arizona 23, St. Louis 20

Nov. 27, 2011 at 5:18 PM   |   Comments

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 27 (UPI) -- Beanie Wells set a team record with 228 rushing yards Sunday and the Arizona Cardinals continued their road dominance over St. Louis with a 23-20 victory.

Wells broke LeShon Johnson's 15-year-old team mark of 214 rushing yards in a single game with a 14-yard run late in the fourth quarter.

Arizona's Patrick Peterson, meanwhile, tied an NFL record with his fourth punt-return touchdown of the season, running back a kick 80 yards for a score as the Cardinals logged their seventh straight win in St. Louis.

John Skelton started in place of Kevin Kolb for the fourth consecutive week and gained 114 aerial yards, hurling a pair of TD passes for Arizona (4-7).

Larry Fitzgerald made three grabs for 55 yards in the win.

The Rams (2-9) were led by Sam Bradford, who completed 17-of-31 passes for 203 yards and a touchdown.

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