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2017 Arizona Cardinals season
Head Coach Bruce Arians
General Manager Steve Keim
Home Field University of Phoenix Stadium
Results
Record 8–8
Place 3rd NFC West
Playoff Finish Did not qualify
Pro Bowlers LB Chandler Jones
WR Larry Fitzgerald
S Budda Baker
CB Patrick Peterson
Uniform
Ariz Cardinals uniforms
Timeline
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2016 2018

The 2017 Arizona Cardinals season was the franchise's 98th season in the National Football League, the 30th in Arizona and 12th at University of Phoenix Stadium. It was also the fifth and final season under head coach Bruce Arians. The Cardinals played one road game in London at Twickenham Stadium against the Los Angeles Rams as one of the NFL London Games. They improved on a 7–8–1 season they had in 2016, finishing 8–8. However, they missed the playoffs for the second straight season. Template:TOC limit

OffseasonEdit

SigningsEdit

Pos. Player Age 2016 Team Contract
S Antoine Bethea 32 San Francisco 49ers 3 years, $12.75 million
K Phil Dawson 42 San Francisco 49ers 2 years, $6 million
LB Jarvis Jones 27 Pittsburgh Steelers 1 year, $2.2 million
DE Frostee Rucker 33 Arizona Cardinals 1 year, $1 million
RB Andre Ellington 28 Arizona Cardinals 1 year, $905,000

DraftEdit

2017 Arizona Cardinals Draft
Round Selection Player Position College
1 13 Haason Reddick LB Temple
2 36 Budda Baker S Washington
3 98 Chad Williams WR Grambling State
4 120 Dorian Johnson OG Pittsburgh
5 157 Will Holden OT Vanderbilt
5 179 T.J. Logan RB North Carolina
6 208 Johnathan Ford S Auburn

Notes

StaffEdit

2017 Arizona Cardinals final staff
Front Office

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

  Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

Strength and Conditioning

Final rosterEdit

2017 Arizona Cardinals final roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends

Offensive linemen

Defensive linemen

Linebackers

Defensive backs

Special teams

Reserve lists


Practice squad


Rookies in italics
53 Active, 15 Inactive, 10 Practice squad

PreseasonEdit

On February 23, 2017, the NFL announced that the Cardinals would play the Dallas Cowboys in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio. The two teams also met during the regular season at the University of Phoenix Stadium.

Week Date Opponent Result Record Game site NFL.com
recap
HOF August 3 vs. Dallas L 18–20 0–1 Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium
(Canton, Ohio)
Recap
1 August 12 Oakland W 20–10 1–1 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
2 August 19 Chicago L 23–24 1–2 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
3 August 26 at Atlanta W 24–14 2–2 Mercedes-Benz Stadium Recap
4 August 31 at Denver L 2–30 2–3 Mile High Recap

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

On December 13, 2016, the NFL announced that the Cardinals will play the Los Angeles Rams as one of the NFL International Series at Twickenham Stadium in London, England, with the Rams serving as the home team. It will be the Cardinals' first appearance in the International Series, though the Cardinals played in Mexico in 2005 against the San Francisco 49ers. The game will occur during Week 7 on Sunday, October 22, and will be televised in the United States. The network and date were announced in conjunction with the release of the 2017 regular season schedule.[1]

The remainder of the Cardinals' 2017 schedule, with exact dates and times, was announced on April 20.

Week Date Opponent Result Record Game site NFL.com
recap
1 September 10 at Detroit L 23–35 0–1 Ford Field Recap
2 September 17 at Indianapolis W 16–13 (OT) 1–1 Lucas Oil Stadium Recap
3 September 25 Dallas L 17–28 1–2 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
4 October 1 San Francisco W 18–15 (OT) 2–2 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
5 October 8 at Philadelphia L 7–34 2–3 Lincoln Financial Field Recap
6 October 15 Tampa Bay W 38–33 3–3 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
7 October 22 at LA Rams L 0–33 3–4 Twickenham Stadium Recap
8 Bye week
9 November 5 at San Francisco W 20–10 4–4 Levi's Stadium Recap
10 November 9 Seattle L 16–22 4–5 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
11 November 19 at Houston L 21–31 4–6 NRG Stadium Recap
12 November 26 Jacksonville W 27–24 5–6 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
13 December 3 LA Rams L 16–32 5–7 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
14 December 10 Tennessee W 12–7 6–7 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
15 December 17 at Washington L 15–20 6–8 FedExField Recap
16 December 24 NY Giants W 23–0 7–8 U of Phoenix Stadium Recap
17 December 31 at Seattle W 26–24 8–8 CenturyLink Field Recap

Note: Intra-division opponents are in bold text.

Game summariesEdit

Week 1: at Detroit LionsEdit

Week One: Arizona Cardinals at Detroit Lions – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cardinals 10 0 7 6 23
Lions 0 9 6 20 35

at Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan

Game information
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First quarter

  • AZ - Justin Bethel 82-yard interception return (Phil Dawson kick). Cardinals 7–0. Drive: 2 plays, 5 yards, 0:46.
  • AZ - Phil Dawson 24-yard field goal. Cardinals 10–0. Drive: 7 plays, 7 yards, 3:32.

Second quarter

Third quarter

  • AZ - Kerwynn Williams 3-yard rush. (Phil Dawson kick). Cardinals 17–9. Drive: 12 plays, 94 yards, 5:49.
  • DET - Theo Riddick 7-yard pass from Matthew Stafford. Cardinals 17–15. Drive: 2 plays, 10 yards, 0:45.

Fourth quarter

  • DET - Kenny Golladay 10-yard pass from Matthew Stafford. Lions 21–17. Drive: 10 plays, 67 yards, 4:49.
  • DET - Kenny Golladay 45-yard pass from Matthew Stafford. (Matt Prater kick). Lions 28–17. Drive: 5 plays, 72 yards, 2:55.
  • DET - Miles Killebrew 35-yard interception return (Matt Prater kick). Lions 35–17. Drive: 1 play, 0 yards, 0:10.
  • AZ - J. J. Nelson 1-yard pass from Carson Palmer. Lions 35–23. Drive: 10 plays, 75 yards, 2:30.

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  • ARI – Carson Palmer - 27/48, 269 yards, TD, 3 INT
  • DET – Matthew Stafford - 29/41, 292 yards, 4 TD, INT

Top rushers

Top receivers

Top tacklers

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The Cardinals would lose star running back David Johnson to a wrist injury during the game. Afterwards, it was revealed that his dislocated his wrist, an injury that sent him to injured reserve on September 12 and would eventually keep him out for the rest of the season.

Week 2: at Indianapolis ColtsEdit

Week Two: Arizona Cardinals at Indianapolis Colts – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cardinals 0 3 0 10 16
Colts 10 0 0 3 13

at Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana

Game information
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First quarter

  • IND – Frank Gore 5-yard run (Adam Vinatieri kick), 7:38. Colts 7–0. Drive: 14 plays, 53 yards, 5:45.
  • IND – Adam Vinatieri 46-yard field goal, 1:27. Colts 10–0. Drive: 8 plays, 32 yards, 4:21.

Second quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 27-yard field goal, 5:56. Colts 10–3. Drive: 15 plays, 54 yards, 5:49.

Third quarter

  • No scoring plays

Fourth quarter

  • IND – Adam Vinatieri 29-yard field goal, 11:42, Colts 13–3. Drive: 16 plays, 76 yards, 9:18.
  • ARI – J. J. Nelson 45-yard pass from Carson Palmer (Phil Dawson kick), 7:38. Colts 13–10. Drive: 7 plays, 85 yards, 4:04.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 40-yard field goal, 3:25. Tied 13–13. Drive: 6 plays, 40 yards, 2:09.

Overtime

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 30-yard field goal, 8:02. Cardinals 16–13. Drive: 4 plays, 9 yards, 1:45.

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Week 3: vs. Dallas CowboysEdit

Week Three: Dallas Cowboys at Arizona Cardinals – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cowboys 0 7 7 14 28
Cardinals 7 0 7 3 17

at University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona

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First quarter

Second quarter

Third quarter

  • DAL – Dez Bryant 15-yard pass from Dak Prescott (Dan Bailey kick), 8:42. Cowboys 14–7. Drive: 4 plays, 46 yards, 1:58.
  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald 15-yard pass from Carson Palmer (Phil Dawson kick), 3:21. Tied 14–14. Drive: 3 plays, 54 yards, 1:32.

Fourth quarter

  • DAL – Brice Butler 37-yard pass from Dak Prescott (Dan Bailey kick), 12:03. Cowboys 21–14. Drive: 5 plays, 50 yards, 2:53.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 37-yard field goal, 6:40. Cowboys 21–17. Drive: 16 plays, 56 yards, 5:17.
  • DAL – Ezekiel Elliott 8-yard run (Dan Bailey kick), 5:03. Cowboys 28–17. Drive: 4 plays, 75 yards, 1:38.

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Top rushers

Top receivers

Top tacklers

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Week 4: vs. San Francisco 49ersEdit

Week Four: San Francisco 49ers at Arizona Cardinals – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
49ers 3 3 6 0 15
Cardinals 0 6 3 3 18

at University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona

Game information
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First quarter

  • SF – Robbie Gould 49-yard field goal, 2:05. 49ers 3–0. Drive: 10 plays, 45 yards, 3:45.

Second quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 29-yard field goal, 13:07. Tied 3–3. Drive: 9 plays, 63 yards, 3:58.
  • SF – Robbie Gould 39-yard field goal, 7:16. 49ers 6–3. Drive: 12 plays, 64 yards, 5:51.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 43-yard field goal, 1:24. Tied 6–6. Drive: 4 plays, 5 yards, 0:30.

Third quarter

  • SF – Robbie Gould 47-yard field goal, 10:34. 49ers 9–6. Drive: 9 plays, 46 yards, 4:26.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 50-yard field goal, 6:50. Tied 9–9. Drive: 7 plays, 43 yards, 3:44.
  • SF – Robbie Gould 48-yard field goal, 2:22. 49ers 12–9. Drive: 11 plays, 45 yards, 4:28.

Fourth quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 32-yard field goal, 7:41. Tied 12–12. Drive: 11 plays, 50 yards, 6:08.

Overtime

  • SF – Robbie Gould 23-yard field goal, 2:24. 49ers 15–12. Drive: 17 plays, 73 yards, 7:36.
  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald 19-yard pass from Carson Palmer, 0:32. Cardinals 18–15. Drive: 7 plays, 75 yards, 1:52.

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  • SF – Brian Hoyer – 24/49, 234 yards, INT
  • ARI – Carson Palmer – 33/51, 357 yards, TD, INT

Top rushers

Top receivers

Top tacklers

  • SF –
  • ARI –

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Week 5: at Philadelphia EaglesEdit

Week Five: Arizona Cardinals at Philadelphia Eagles – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cardinals 0 7 0 0 7
Eagles 21 0 10 3 34

at Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Game information
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First quarter

  • PHI – Trey Burton 15-yard pass from Carson Wentz (Jake Elliott kick), 8:19. Eagles 7–0. Drive: 10 plays, 49 yards, 5:26.
  • PHI – Zach Ertz 11-yard pass from Carson Wentz (Jake Elliott kick), 3:52. Eagles 14–0. Drive: 3 plays, 15 yards, 1:30.
  • PHI – Torrey Smith 59-yard pass from Carson Wentz (Jake Elliott kick), 0:43. Eagles 21–0. Drive: 3 plays, 64 yards, 1:33.

Second quarter

Third quarter

  • PHI – Jake Elliott 36-yard field goal, 9:18. Eagles 24–7. Drive: 11 plays, 57 yards, 5:42.
  • PHI – Nelson Agholor 72-yard pass from Carson Wentz (Jake Elliott kick), 6:16. Eagles 31–7. Drive: 3 plays, 73 yards, 1:01.

Fourth quarter

  • PHI – Jake Elliott 28-yard field goal, 2:00. Eagles 34–7. Drive: 13 plays, 47 yards, 9:14.

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  • ARI – Carson Palmer – 28/44, 291 yards, TD
  • PHI – Carson Wentz – 21/30, 304 yards, 4 TD, INT

Top rushers

Top receivers

  • ARI – J. J. Nelson – 4 receptions, 80 yards
  • PHI – Nelson Agholor – 4 receptions, 93 yards, TD

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Week 6: vs. Tampa Bay BuccaneersEdit

Week Six: Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Arizona Cardinals – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Buccaneers 0 0 6 27 33
Cardinals 14 10 7 7 38

at University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona

Game information
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First quarter

Second quarter

  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald 11-yard pass from Carson Palmer (Phil Dawson kick), 12:04. Cardinals 21–0. Drive: 7 plays, 95 yards, 4:04.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 28-yard field goal, 5:31. Cardinals 24–0. Drive: 10 plays, 60 yards, 6:02.

Third quarter

  • ARI – John Brown 17-yard pass from Carson Palmer (Phil Dawson kick), 11:58. Cardinals 31–0. Drive: 4 plays, 33 yards, 2:11.
  • TB – DeSean Jackson 4-yard pass from Ryan Fitzpatrick (run failed), 8:27. Cardinals 31–6. Drive: 8 plays, 75 yards, 3:31.

Fourth quarter

  • TB – Cameron Brate 10-yard pass from Ryan Fitzpatrick (pass failed), 13:32. Cardinals 31–12. Drive: 6 plays, 63 yards, 2:50.
  • TB – Lavonte David 21-yard fumble return (Doug Martin run), 12:56. Cardinals 31–19.
  • ARI – Adrian Peterson 1-yard run (Phil Dawson kick), 7:17. Cardinals 38–19. Drive: 1 plays, 1 yards, 0:05.
  • TB – Doug Martin 1-yard run (pass failed), 3:02. Cardinals 38–25. Drive: 11 plays, 70 yards, 4:15.
  • TB – Mike Evans 37-yard pass from Ryan Fitzpatrick (Patrick Murray kick), 2:02. Cardinals 38–33. Drive: 3 plays, 65 yards, 0:32.

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  • TB – Ryan Fitzpatrick – 22/32, 290 yards, 3 TD, 2 INT
  • ARI – Carson Palmer – 18/22, 283 yards, 3 TD, INT

Top rushers

  • TB – Doug Martin – 14 carries, 53 yards, TD
  • ARI – Adrian Peterson – 26 carries, 134 yards, 2 TD

Top receivers

  • TB – Cameron Brate – 6 receptions, 76 yards, TD
  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald – 10 receptions, 138 yards, TD

Top tacklers

  • TB –
  • ARI –

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This was the debut of recently acquired veteran running back Adrian Peterson. He'd have a hot day that contributed to a Cardinal victory, rushing 26 times for 134 yards and 2 touchdowns. The performance would earn him NFC Offensive Player of the Week.

Week 7: at Los Angeles RamsEdit

NFL London Games

Week 7: Arizona Cardinals at Los Angeles Rams – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cardinals 0 0 0 0 0
Rams 3 20 3 7 33

at Twickenham Stadium, London, England

Game information
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First quarter

  • LAR – Greg Zuerlein 23-yard field goal, 4:14. Rams 3–0. Drive: 14 plays, 73 yards, 5:50.

Second quarter

  • LAR – Greg Zuerlein 33-yard field goal, 11:13. Rams 6–0. Drive: 8 plays, 51 yards, 3:38.
  • LAR – Todd Gurley 18-yard run (Greg Zuerlein kick), 5:25. Rams 13–0. Drive: 1 plays, 18 yards, 0:10.
  • LAR – Jared Goff 9-yard run (Greg Zuerlein kick), 0:41. Rams 20–0. Drive: 8 plays, 88 yards, 1:23.
  • LAR – Greg Zuerlein 53-yard field goal, 0:00. Rams 23–0. Drive: 4 plays, 17 yards, 0:33.

Third quarter

  • LAR – Greg Zuerlein 34-yard field goal, 10:53. Rams 26–0. Drive: 10 plays, 63 yards, 4:07.

Fourth quarter

  • LAR – Cooper Kupp 18-yard pass from Jared Goff (Greg Zuerlein kick), 3:46. Rams 33–0. Drive: 16 plays, 80 yards, 10:19.

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  • ARI – Carson Palmer – 20/18, 122 yards, INT
  • LAR – Jared Goff – 22/37, 235 yards, TD, INT

Top rushers

  • ARI – Adrian Peterson – 11 carries, 21 yards
  • LAR – Todd Gurley – 22 carries, 106 yards, TD

Top receivers

Top tacklers

  • ARI –
  • LAR –

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The Cardinals lost Carson Palmer to an arm injury during the game. Shortly after, it was revealed that he broke his arm and would be out for the remainder of the season. It was also his last game he'd ever play in the NFL.

Week 9: at San Francisco 49ersEdit

Week Nine: Arizona Cardinals at San Francisco 49ers – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cardinals 7 7 0 6 20
49ers 0 3 7 0 10

at Levi's Stadium, Santa Clara, California

  • Date: November 5
  • Game time: 2:05 p.m. MST/1:05 p.m. PST
  • Game weather: Template:Convert/F, sunny
  • Game attendance: 70,133
  • Referee: Craig Wrolstad
  • TV announcers (Fox): Chris Myers, Daryl Johnston and Laura Okmin
  • Recap, Gamebook
Game information
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First quarter

Second quarter

  • SF – Robbie Gould 42-yard field goal, 14:55. Cardinals 7–3. Drive: 6 plays, 58 yards, 1:43.
  • ARI – Jermaine Gresham 11-yard pass from Drew Stanton (Phil Dawson kick), 11:04. Cardinals 14–3. Drive: 7 plays, 75 yards, 3:51.

Third quarter

  • SF – C. J. Beathard 1-yard run (Robbie Gould kick), 9:43. Cardinals 14–10. Drive: 13 plays, 75 yards, 5:17.

Fourth quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 25-yard field goal, 13:31. Cardinals 17–10. Drive: 12 plays, 65 yards, 6:24.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 32-yard field goal, 5:33. Cardinals 20–10. Drive: 11 plays, 39 yards, 7:02.

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  • ARI – Drew Stanton – 15/30, 201 yards, 2 TD, INT
  • SF – C. J. Beathard – 24/51, 294 yards, INT

Top rushers

Top receivers

  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald – 5 receptions, 70 yards
  • SF – Carlos Hyde – 9 receptions, 84 yards

Top tacklers

  • ARI –
  • SF –

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Week 10: vs. Seattle SeahawksEdit

Week Ten: Seattle Seahawks at Arizona Cardinals – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Seahawks 7 8 0 7 22
Cardinals 0 7 3 6 16

at University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona

Game information
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First quarter

Second quarter

  • ARI – Jermaine Gresham 14-yard pass from Drew Stanton (Phil Dawson kick), 14:53. Tied 7–7. Drive: 9 plays, 75 yards, 5:14.
  • SEA – Adrian Peterson tackled by Kam Chancellor in the end zone for a safety, 10:53. Seahawks 9–7.
  • SEA – Blair Walsh 33-yard field goal, 10:19. Seahawks 12–7. Drive: 11 plays, 76 yards, 5:45.
  • SEA – Blair Walsh 43-yard field goal, 10:19. Seahawks 15–7. Drive: 5 plays, 37 yards, 0:44.

Third quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 43-yard field goal, 10:19. Seahawks 15–10. Drive: 11 plays, 51 yards, 6:28.

Fourth quarter

  • SEA – Jimmy Graham 2-yard pass from Russell Wilson (Blair Walsh kick), 12:49. Seahawks 22–10. Drive: 7 plays, 80 yards, 3:54.
  • ARI – Andre Ellington 1-yard run (kick blocked), 0:20. Seahawks 22–16. Drive: 11 plays, 61 yards, 2:08.

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Top rushers

Top receivers

Top tacklers

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Week 11: at Houston TexansEdit

Week Eleven: Arizona Cardinals at Houston Texans – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cardinals 0 14 7 0 21
Texans 0 10 7 14 31

at NRG Stadium, Houston, Texas

  • Date: November 19
  • Game time: 12:00 p.m. CST/11:00 a.m. MST
  • Game weather: Played indoors (retractable roof closed)
  • Game attendance: 71,680
  • Referee: Ed Hochuli
  • TV announcers (Fox): Kenny Albert, Ronde Barber and Kristina Pink
  • Recap, Gamebook
Game information
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First quarter

  • No scoring plays

Second quarter

  • HOU – Lamar Miller 7-yard pass from Tom Savage (Ka'imi Fairbairn kick), 14:12. Texans 7–0. Drive: 12 plays, 89 yards, 6:58.
  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald 20-yard pass from Blaine Gabbert (Phil Dawson kick), 7:20. Tied 7–7. Drive: 2 plays, 17 yards, 0:47.
  • ARI – Ricky Seals-Jones 11-yard pass from Blaine Gabbert (Phil Dawson kick), 1:53. Cardinals 14–7. Drive: 2 plays, 15 yards, 0:29.
  • HOU – Ka'imi Fairbairn 34-yard field goal, 0:09. Cardinals 14–10. Drive: 8 plays, 59 yards, 1:48.

Third quarter

  • HOU – DeAndre Hopkins 28-yard pass from Tom Savage (Ka'imi Fairbairn kick), 11:02. Texans 17–14. Drive: 7 plays, 74 yards, 3:58.
  • ARI – Ricky Seals-Jones 28-yard pass from Blaine Gabbert (Phil Dawson kick), 4:41. Cardinals 21–17. Drive: 7 plays, 51 yards, 3:45.

Fourth quarter

  • HOU – D'Onta Foreman 3-yard run (Ka'imi Fairbairn kick), 13:13. Texans 24–21. Drive: 11 plays, 75 yards, 6:28.
  • HOU – D'Onta Foreman 34-yard run (Ka'imi Fairbairn kick), 6:26. Texans 31–21. Drive: 1 play, 34 yards, 0:07.

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Top rushers

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Week 12: vs. Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

Week Twelve: Jacksonville Jaguars at Arizona Cardinals – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Jaguars 0 3 7 14 24
Cardinals 3 10 3 11 27

at University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona

Game information
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First quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 34-yard field goal, 8:26. Cardinals 3–0. Drive: 9 plays, 51 yards, 4:51.

Second quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 42-yard field goal, 9:05. Cardinals 6–0. Drive: 5 plays, 36 yards, 2:08.
  • ARI – Ricky Seals-Jones 29-yard pass from Blaine Gabbert (Phil Dawson kick), 4:51. Cardinals 13–0. Drive: 4 plays, 41 yards, 2:07.
  • JAX – Josh Lambo 43-yard field goal, 0:20. Cardinals 13–3. Drive: 8 plays, 31 yards, 1:45.

Third quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 48-yard field goal, 11:34. Cardinals 16–3. Drive: 8 plays, 45 yards, 3:31.
  • JAX – Blake Bortles 1-yard run (Josh Lambo kick), 7:39. Cardinals 16–10. Drive: 7 plays, 75 yards, 3:56.

Fourth quarter

  • JAX – Calais Campbell 10-yard fumble return (Josh Lambo kick), 12:19 Jaguars 17–16.
  • ARI – Jaron Brown 52-yard pass from Blaine Gabbert (Blaine Gabbert to Larry Fitzgerald, pass succeeded), 9:17. Cardinals 24–17. Drive: 6 plays, 75 yards, 3:03.
  • JAX – Blake Bortles 17-yard run (Josh Lambo kick), 7:33. Tied 24–24. Drive: 4 plays, 38 yards, 1:41.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 57-yard field goal, 0:06. Cardinals 27–24. Drive: 3 plays, 22 yards, 0:15.

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  • JAX – Blake Bortles – 19/33, 160 yards, INT
  • ARI – Blaine Gabbert – 22/38, 241 yards, 2 TD, INT

Top rushers

  • JAX – Blake Bortles – 6 carries, 62 yards, 2 TD
  • ARI – Adrian Peterson – 20 carries, 79 yards

Top receivers

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Week 13: vs. Los Angeles RamsEdit

Week Thirteen: Los Angeles Rams at Arizona Cardinals – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Rams 16 3 7 6 32
Cardinals 0 13 0 3 16

at University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona

  • Date: December 3
  • Game time: 2:25 p.m. MST
  • Game weather: Played indoor (retractable roof closed)
  • Game attendance: 63,986
  • Referee: Ronald Torbert
  • TV announcers (Fox): Chris Myers, Daryl Johnston and Laura Okmin
  • Recap, Gamebook
Game information
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First quarter

  • LAR – Greg Zuerlein 56-yard field goal, 11:41. Rams 3–0. Drive: 6 plays, 31 yards, 3:19.
  • LAR – Gerald Everett 1-yard pass from Jared Goff (kick failed), 7:51. Rams 9–0. Drive: 7 plays, 23 yards, 3:30.
  • LAR – Alec Ogletree 41-yard interception return (Greg Zuerlein kick), 2:45. Rams 16–0.

Second quarter

  • ARI – Elijhaa Penny 1-yard run (Phil Dawson kick), 7:38. Rams 16–7. Drive: 9 plays, 67 yards, 6:07.
  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald 15-yard pass from Blaine Gabbert (kick blocked), 3:25. Rams 16–13. Drive: 6 plays, 70 yards, 2:28.
  • LAR – Greg Zuerlein 20-yard field goal, 0:00. Rams 19–13. Drive: 9 plays, 78 yards, 3:25.

Third quarter

  • LAR – Sammy Watkins 11-yard pass from Jared Goff (Greg Zuerlein kick), 5:07. Rams 26–13. Drive: 6 plays, 30 yards, 3:00.

Fourth quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 54-yard field goal, 14:55. Rams 26–16. Drive: 10 plays, 46 yards, 5:12.
  • LAR – Greg Zuerlein 24-yard field goal, 6:18. Rams 29–16. Drive: 8 plays, 52 yards, 4:34.
  • LAR – Greg Zuerlein 41-yard field goal, 1:55. Rams 32–16. Drive: 7 plays, 31 yards, 2:34.

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  • LAR – Jared Goff – 21/31, 220 yards, 2 TD, INT
  • ARI – Blaine Gabbert – 18/32, 221 yards, TD, 2 INT

Top rushers

Top receivers

  • LAR – Todd Gurley – 6 receptions, 84 yards
  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald – 10 receptions, 98 yards, 1 TD

Top tacklers

  • LAR –
  • ARI –

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Week 14: vs. Tennessee TitansEdit

Week Fourteen: Tennessee Titans at Arizona Cardinals – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Titans 0 7 0 0 7
Cardinals 0 0 6 6 12

at University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona

Game information
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First quarter

  • No scoring plays.

Second quarter

Third quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 47-yard field goal, 9:36. Titans 7–3. Drive: 9 plays, 48 yards, 5:24.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 23-yard field goal, 4:44. Titans 7–6. Drive: 5 plays, 30 yards, 2:41.

Fourth quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 32-yard field goal, 5:59. Cardinals 9–7. Drive: 8 plays, 71 yards, 4:00.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 35-yard field goal, 3:45. Cardinals 12–7. Drive: 4 plays, 10 yards, 2:03.

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Top rushers

Top receivers

Top tacklers

  • TEN –
  • ARI –

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Week 15: at Washington RedskinsEdit

Week Fifteen: Arizona Cardinals at Washington Redskins – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cardinals 3 6 3 3 15
Redskins 7 7 3 3 20

at FedEx Field, Landover, Maryland

  • Date: December 17
  • Game time: 1:00 p.m. EST/11:00 a.m. MST
  • Game weather: Template:Convert/F, cloudy
  • Game attendance: 71,026
  • Referee: Pete Morelli
  • TV announcers (Fox): Kenny Albert, Ronde Barber and Kristina Pink
  • Recap, Gamebook
Game information
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First quarter

Second quarter

  • WAS – Kapri Bibbs 36-yard pass from Kirk Cousins (Dustin Hopkins kick), 13:27. Redskins 14–3. Drive: 5 plays, 63 yards, 1:41.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 35-yard field goal, 7:35. Redskins 14–6. Drive: 11 plays, 57 yards, 5:52.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 19-yard field goal, 0:00. Redskins 14–9. Drive: 10 plays, 32 yards, 1:39.

Third quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 34-yard field goal, 13:37. Redskins 14–12. Drive: 4 plays, 6 yards, 1:23.
  • WAS – Dustin Hopkins 24-yard field goal, 4:23. Redskins 17–12. Drive: 11 plays, 88 yards, 6:04.

Fourth quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 32-yard field goal, 11:13. Redskins 17–15. Drive: 9 plays, 47 yards, 3:37.
  • WAS – Dustin Hopkins 32-yard field goal, 4:30. Redskins 20–15. Drive: 8 plays, 30 yards, 3:21.

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  • ARI – Blaine Gabbert – 16/41, 189 yards, INT
  • WAS – Kirk Cousins – 18/26, 196 yards, 2 TD

Top rushers

Top receivers

  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald – 5 receptions, 60 yards
  • WAS – Jamison Crowder – 5 receptions, 55 yards, TD

Top tacklers

  • ARI –
  • WAS –

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Week 16: vs. New York GiantsEdit

Week Sixteen: New York Giants at Arizona Cardinals – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Giants 0 0 0 0 0
Cardinals 3 7 6 7 23

at University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona

Game information
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First quarter

  • ARI – Phil Dawson 21-yard field goal, 5:29. Cardinals 3–0. Drive: 9 plays, 46 yards, 5:16.

Second quarter

Third quarter

  • ARI – John Brown 15-yard pass from Drew Stanton (Phil Dawson kick), 9:25. Cardinals 17–0. Drive: 11 plays, 75 yards, 5:32.

Fourth quarter

  • ARI – Robert Nkemdiche 21-yard fumble return (Phil Dawson kick), 14:50. Cardinals 23–0.

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  • NYG – Eli Manning – 27/45, 263 yards, 2 INT
  • ARI – Drew Stanton – 20/34, 209 yards, 2 TD, 2 INT

Top rushers

Top receivers

  • NYG – Rhett Ellison – 4 receptions, 60 yards
  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald – 9 receptions, 119 yards, 1 TD

Top tacklers

  • NYG –
  • ARI –

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Week 17: at Seattle SeahawksEdit

Week Seventeen: Arizona Cardinals at Seattle Seahawks – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cardinals 10 10 3 3 26
Seahawks 7 0 7 10 24

at CenturyLink Field, Seattle, Washington

Game information
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First quarter

  • ARI – Jaron Brown 25-yard pass from Drew Stanton (Phil Dawson kick), 8:55. Cardinals 7–0. Drive: 10 plays, 73 yards, 6:05.
  • SEA – Tyler Lockett 99-yard kickoff return (Blair Walsh kick), 8:43. Tied 7–7.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 49-yard field goal, 7:10. Cardinals 10–7. Drive: 5 plays, 12 yards, 1:33.

Second quarter

  • ARI – Elijhaa Penny 4-yard run (Phil Dawson kick), 12:19. Cardinals 17–7. Drive: 7 plays, 43 yards, 3:49.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 46-yard field goal, 0:58. Cardinals 20–7. Drive: 8 plays, 46 yards, 1:25.

Third quarter

  • SEA – Doug Baldwin 18-yard pass from Russell Wilson (Blair Walsh kick), 8:59. Cardinals 20–14. Drive: 10 plays, 80 yards, 6:01.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 53-yard field goal, 4:22. Cardinals 23–14. Drive: 6 plays, 19 yards, 2:54.

Fourth quarter

  • SEA – Blair Walsh 49-yard field goal, 13:04. Cardinals 23–17. Drive: 7 plays, 29 yards, 2:41.
  • SEA – Doug Baldwin 29-yard pass from Russell Wilson (Blair Walsh kick), 10:24. Seahawks 24–23. Drive: 2 plays, 60 yards, 0:47.
  • ARI – Phil Dawson 42-yard field goal, 2:21. Cardinals 26–24. Drive: 10 plays, 62 yards, 4:50.

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  • ARI – Drew Stanton – 15/34, 145 yards, TD, INT
  • SEA – Russell Wilson – 18/29, 221 yards, 2 TD

Top rushers

Top receivers

  • ARI – Larry Fitzgerald – 8 receptions, 55 yards
  • SEA – Doug Baldwin – 4 receptions, 90 yards, 2 TD

Top tacklers

  • ARI –
  • SEA –

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With a much needed win at Seattle, who's also out of the playoffs since 2011, this was the last game for head coach Bruce Arians as he would retire the day after this game.

StandingsEdit

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