Cardinals Skelton throws during warmups against Bears in Chicago
Arizona Cardinals quarterback John Skelton throws during warmups before a preseason game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field in Chicago on August 28, 2010. UPI/Brian Kersey
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The Arizona Cardinals have released quarterback Kevin Kolb after signing Drew Stanton, the team said Friday.
Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall has signed as a free agent with the Arizona Cardinals, the team announced Wednesday.
Marshawn Lynch rushed for three touchdowns en route to 128 yards Sunday in the Seattle Seahawks' record-setting 58-0 rout of Arizona.
John Skelton will start at quarterback for Arizona Sunday after rookie Ryan Lindley proved ineffective the past two games, Coach Ken Whisenhunt said Wednesday.
Janoris Jenkins scored two touchdowns on interception returns Sunday and the St. Louis Rams dealt Arizona a seventh straight loss, 31-17.
Arizona rookie Ryan Lindley will start at quarterback Sunday, replacing an ineffective John Skelton, Cardinals Coach Ken Whisenhunt said.
Michael Turner's go-ahead, 1-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter put Atlanta ahead Sunday and the Falcons went on to a 23-19 victory over Arizona.
Aaron Rodgers fired four touchdown passes Sunday and the Green Bay Packers headed into a bye week with a fourth straight victory, 31-17 over Arizona.
Alex Smith tossed three TD passes Monday, including a pair to Michael Crabtree, and the San Francisco 49ers cruised to a 24-3 win over Arizona.