Cardinals Underground – Coming Up Short
With the Cards hosting the Broncos in a short week on “Thursday Night Football,” Paul Calvisi, Darren Urban and Kyle Odegard talk about ways to jump-start the offense, two troubled run defenses sharing the field, and some surprising trash talk (that never bothers Kyle.)
Cardinals Underground - James Saxon Looks To Take David Johnson To Next Level
With Cards Camp just around the corner, running backs coach James Saxon joins Paul Calvisi and Darren Urban to talk about getting David Johnson back to his old self, the style of Kilff Kingsbury's offense and much more.
Cardinals Underground — Big Things At Minicamp
As the offseason work comes to an end with mandatory minicamp, Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi break down the progress of Kyler Murray, T-Sizzle’s impact on and off the field, and Paul’s generosity to his alma mater (even if it isn’t quite Aaron Rodgers.)
Cardinals Underground – Cue More Kyler
As the Cardinals work through a second week of OTAs, Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi discuss the comfort QB Kyler Murray is having on the field and just what would make his rookie season a success. But the other side of the ball shouldn’t be forgotten – DC Vance Joseph isn’t – and what about potential trash talkers in the locker room?
Cardinals Underground - Anniversaries And Believing The Hype
Before Darren Urban goes to celebrate his 25th wedding anniversary, he joins Paul Calvisi and Kyle Odegard to discuss the belief teammates already have in rookie QB Kyler Murray, the ongoing speculation about what the Cardinals’ offense might be, and the impact of Patrick Peterson’s suspension.
Cardinals Underground - Name Your Offense
Kyler - not Kyle - has hit the field along with the rest of the rookies, so Kyle (Odegard) - not Kyler - joins Darren Urban and Paul Calvisi to discuss Murray’s first throws as a Cardinal, an offense with youth at receiver and nicknames that may or may not stick.
Cardinals Underground – Caution, Steep Grades Ahead
In the aftermath of some pretty good reviews of the Cards’ draft class, Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi discuss Kyler Murray and his new weapons, how the offensive line might shake out, and tell a couple of Adrian Wilson stories – as well as wonder how anyone wouldn’t think Larry Fitzgerald is Canton-bound.
Cardinals Underground – Big Plans Now That Kyler’s Here
The Cardinals are through the draft and have selected QB Kyler Murray No. 1, so that’s a logical start to the discussion for Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi, before also talking about Byron Murphy, Andy Isabella and the rest of a crucial draft class.
Cardinals Underground – Feels Like A Draft In Here
With Cardinals finally getting on the field for minicamp, Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi discuss one more time how Josh Rosen and Kliff Kingsbury mesh on the grass, how the draft skews toward quarterbacks, and the entertainment value of all these months as the NFL Draft finally arrives Thursday.
Cardinals Underground – No Misinformation Here
The draft creeps closer but the Cardinals are playing it close to the vest with the No. 1 overall pick, so Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi do the best they can to sort through the what-ifs, the potential of drafting Kyler Murray, Kliff Kingsbury’s offense when it hits the grass next week and a goodnight message from Russell Wilson.
Cardinals Underground — Parking Spaces And Speculation
As Budda Baker knows, it’s the small things in life — like a good parking space. Paul Calvisi and Kyle Odegard, along with Darren Urban on the road again, discuss that as well as the constant dissection of Josh Rosen and David Johnson’s place in the Kliff Kingsbury offense.
Cardinals Underground – We’re Going Straight Through
No time for any breaks on this week’s podcast, as Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi discuss intimate dinner pranks between NFL coaches, intimate dinners with prospects, hashtag mania and a whole host of new defensive pieces for coordinator Vance Joseph.
Cardinals Underground – Kliff Owns His First NFL Meetings
With the NFL hanging out in Phoenix for the owners meetings, Darren Urban and Kyle Odegard were there as Kliff Kingsbury met the media – so Paul Calvisi leads a discussion about Kingsbury’s thoughts on due diligence, the No. 1 overall pick, Kyler Murray and Josh Rosen. Also, how about Larry Fitzgerald’s transformation into a guru?
Cardinals Underground – You Had One Job
Kliff Kingsbury talked about his first job, so Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi did the same. But that’s not all they talked about. There was also discussion about Chandler Jones’ new look, the philosophy of free agency and the return home of T-Sizzle.
Cardinals Underground – Decisions, Decisions
Fresh off the Scouting combine, Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi dive into the many facets of the No. 1 overall pick – whether a quarterback could be the choice, or whether the Cardinals could ultimately grab a potential defensive star – and that looming question of whether a trade down makes the most sense of all.
Cardinals Underground – Scouting Out The Combine
Regardless of its proximity to a body of water, Indianapolis is the place where the NFL year moves into high gear – and it’s where new Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury gets his feet wet on a national scale. Paul Calvisi talks to his on-location pals Darren Urban and Kyle Odegard about the Cards’ draft plans and that No. 1 pick.
Cardinals Underground – Cleaning Out The Closet
The cold snap has left Paul Calvisi searching for a coat, but in the meantime, he, Darren Urban and Kyle Odegard talk about Charles Clay and what will happen at tight end, debate what the new Kliff Kingsbury offense might look like, and analyze how Josh Rosen’s play might go from here.
Cardinals Underground – K Stands For Speculation
In the favorite episode of Kyle (Odegard), he joins Paul Calvisi and Darren Urban to speculate on all the quarterback speculation already at the top of the draft, with Kyler Murray, Kliff Kingsbury and Josh Rosen all in the mix, as well as signings like Robert Alford and Brooks Reed and a couple of Mike Leach stories (the player, not the coach.)
Cardinals Underground – A Corner And A Coach
No apologies from Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi as they chat about Patrick Peterson’s declaration on 16 at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, the encouraging things Cardinals players are saying about new coach Kliff Kingsbury, and the impending arrival of a new season of “Flight Plan.”
Cardinals Underground -- School Is In Session
Larry Fitzgerald may be getting in some Harvard lessons, but the wide receiver is coming back, so Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi discuss not only his return but what the offense and, more importantly, quarterback Josh Rosen need to do to get the Cardinals to a good level. Can the Super Bowl Rams be a blueprint?
Cardinals Underground – To Review Or Not Review? That Is The Question
No, the guys can’t dance like Justin Pugh, but Darren Urban, Kyle Odegard and Paul Calvisi can certainly talk, and they do, covering the new Cardinals’ offense in context of the NFL playoffs, Larry Fitzgerald’s golf game and that pesky pass interference non-call in New Orleans.
Cardinals Underground – Predicting The Future
It’s difficult to know exactly what the Cardinals will look like under new coach Kliff Kingsbury, but that doesn’t stop Paul Calvisi, Darren Urban and Kyle Odegard from trying – along with conversation about some of the new assistants, and yeah, Larry Fitzgerald.