The Pittsburgh Steelers look to continue their momentum as they head to the West Coast on Sunday to take on the Arizona Cardinals. These two last played in 2015 at Heinz Field with the home team winning 25-13 and featured Carson Palmer, Landry Jones, and Michael Vick under center.
It's meeting one of two between NFC West rivals as the Arizona Cardinals host the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday. With the Rams two games out of the playoffs, they'll need more of the same from this divisional matchup.
Two of the top rookies in the NFL lead their teams into a key NFC West showdown, as Nick Bosa and the San Francisco 49ers take on Kyler Murray and the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium in Glendale.
After back-to-back road games, the New Orleans Saints return home looking to extend their winning streak to six in a row when they host the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday.
This will be the Saints' (6-1) last game before their bye and they no doubt would love to go into the off week on a high note. New Orleans dominated Chicago on the stat sheet last week, especially when it came to the Saints' defense, but some atypical breakdowns and sloppy special teams play gave the Bears a chance to score a couple of touchdowns late to make the final score 36-25.
The Arizona Cardinals and the Atlanta Falcons have a lot of things in common: bad defense, good offense, one win each, and both named after birds. But the Falcons and Cardinals are two teams trending in different directions.
Redemption Sunday is on tap for the Seattle Seahawks (2-1) will take on the Arizona Cardinals (0-2-1) in a key early-season NFC West matchup. These two teams are in a position where they need to keep pace with the Los Angeles Rams and San Francisco 49ers who are off to blazing 3-0 starts in 2019.
The Carolina Panthers will be without their long-time leader when they travel to the desert to take on the Arizona Cardinals.
Cam Newton has been dealing with a foot injury, which he reaggravated in Carolina's 20-14 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 2. He was officially ruled out Friday afternoon, which is no surprise considering he was unable to practice and was spotted in a walking boot this week.
Now at 0-2 after losses to the Los Angeles Rams and Buccaneers, the Panthers are essentially in a must-win situation in Week 3.
As the NFL's 100th season the kicks off this weekend, the league did a pretty good job of scheduling entertaining matchups for Week 1, such as the Arizona Cardinals hosting the Detroit Lions as part of Sunday's late-afternoon slate. Both the Lions (6-10 in 2018) and Cardinals (3-13) are hoping for better results as they look to end their respective postseason droughts. Detroit hasn't been in the playoffs since 2016, while Arizona's last appearance came in '15, although both teams finished with winning records in '17.