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Red Sea Report - Unpacking The Cards Draft Class
May 04, 2021
The Cardinals added seven new players to the mix during the 2021 NFL Draft. Most of those players play on the defensive side of the ball including first-round linebacker Zaven Collins. Which players are best equipped to make an immediate impact? Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry analyze each pick and discuss how that player may fit into the 2021 plans and beyond.
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Red Sea Report - It's Draft Week, Let The Picks Begin
Apr 27, 2021
After months of speculation, the 2021 NFL Draft is finally here and we'll soon know who the Cardinals will select with the No. 16 pick. That is, of course, if there is not a trade. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry discuss all the options including the top prospects at cornerback and receiver. Plus, the guys examine how the rest of the NFC West might approach their selections.
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Work To Set Their Board
Apr 20, 2021
With the 2021 NFL Draft just over a week away, the Cardinals are finalizing their preparations. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about what goes on in the draft room including setting the board, resolving debates on different players and conducting mock drafts. Plus, Berry discusses why recently-signed running back James Conner will be a good fit with Chase Edmonds.
Red Sea Report - Adding Beef To Running Back Room
Apr 13, 2021
The Cardinals found the big running back they were looking for when they signed former Steeler James Conner to a one-year deal on Tuesday. Craig Grialou and Mike Jurecki talk about how Conner might work in the offense with returning running back Chase Edmonds. Plus, the guys get deep into NFL Draft talk and examine options at wide receiver, cornerback and tight end. What will the Cardinals do with the 16th pick overall?
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Moves Boost Leadership
Apr 06, 2021
The Cardinals significantly boosted the leadership in the locker room with additions made in the offseason. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about how leadership can take the team to the next level. The guys also discuss A.J. Green's change of scenery, Rodney Hudson's style and the duo of J.J. Watt and Chandler Jones as they seek to disrupt opposing quarterbacks. Plus, a look ahead to the 2020 NFL Draft.
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Strengthen Secondary
Mar 30, 2021
Over the past week, the Cardinals helped themselves fill a big need by adding four players to the secondary. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about the roles for cornerback Malcolm Butler along with safeties Charles Washington, Shawn Williams and Chris Banjo. Plus, discussions on the offensive line and tight end group as well as the latest news and notes coming out of the NFC West.
Red Sea Report - Cardinals O-Line Taking Shape
Mar 23, 2021
One of the offseason priorities for the Cardinals was to strengthen the offensive line. Trading for center Rodney Hudson was a good start. Craig Grialou, Paul Calvsi, Bertrand Berry and Mike Jurecki discuss Hudson's potential impact, Kelvin Beachum's return to right tackle, Justin Pugh taking a pay cut and restructuring his contract and much more. Plus, a look at the wide receiver room with the addition of A.J. Green and plans at cornerback following the departure of Patrick Peterson.
Red Sea Report - Another Golden Homecoming
Mar 15, 2021
Linebacker Markus Golden has always said that he loves playing in Arizona. It should come as no surprise that Golden and the Cardinals came to agreement on a two-year contract to keep the fan favorite in the desert. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about teaming Golden with Chandler Jones and J.J. Watt in the pass rush. Plus, discussions about the start of free agency and how needs at wide receiver and cornerback may be addressed.
Red Sea Report - Watt A Scheme Dream For Joseph
Mar 09, 2021
Cardinals fans are understandably excited about J.J. Watt joining the Cardinals. Defensive coordinator Vance Joseph may be even more fired up to secure Watt's services for his defense. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry break down Joseph's recent comments about how the Cardinals plan to use Watt in the defensive scheme. How will Watt's presence affect Chandler Jones? Plus, a look ahead to free agency and what the Cardinals may do to fill some of their needs.
Red Sea Report - Watt Brings Energy Boost To Cardinals
Mar 02, 2021
The Cardinals sent shockwaves through the NFL on Monday when they agreed to terms of a two-year deal with star defensive lineman J.J. Watt. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about the impact of Watt's arrival including how he fits into Vance Joseph's scheme, the instant boost in leadership Watt provides and what his presence means to other players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency on March 17.
Red Sea Report - Free Agency Could Get Tricky
Feb 23, 2021
With an expected decrease in the salary cap and the final number still unknown, NFL teams are facing a cloud of uncertainty as they push toward the 2021 league year. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry explain what free agency might look like when it kicks off in March. Plus, the guys break down pass rush options, where Kyler Murray can improve and the future of the Cardinals offensive line.
Red Sea Report - Finding The Missing Pieces
Feb 16, 2021
The Cardinals have their share of star players including Kyler Murray, DeAndre Hopkins, Budda Baker and Chandler Jones. But which areas of the team need the most attention during the offseason in order for the Big Red to take the next step? Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about priorities and roster building. Plus, what will the Cardinals' running back room look like in 2021? Is Chase Edmonds ready to carry the load? The guys take a look at options in the ground game.
Red Sea Report - Fitz Factors
Feb 09, 2021
Will Larry Fitzgerald continue his playing career? That question has become an annual tradition. While we wait for a decision, Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry discuss the factors Fitz may be considering when planning his future. Plus, we review Super Bowl LV and share memories of ESPN's Pedro Gomez and NFL coaching legend Marty Schottenheimer.
Red Sea Report - Cardinals, Murray Seek Consistency
Feb 02, 2021
Fresh off his virtual Pro Bowl MVP award, Kyler Murray went through a media "car wash" to talk about a number of subjects. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry discuss Murray's comments and how Kyler and the Cardinals can improve on an up-and-down 2020. Plus, the guys address the future of the quarterback position in the NFC West and provide a preview of Super Bowl LV featuring the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Kansas City Chiefs.
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Tweak Offensive Staff
Jan 26, 2021
On Monday, the Cardinals promoted Sean Kugler to offensive line coach/run game coordinator and Cam Turner to quarterbacks coach. In addition, the team hired Shawn Jefferson to be the new wide receivers coach. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry discuss the moves and how they can help the offense improve in 2021. Plus, the guys look at the future of Patrick Peterson and break down last weekend's conference championship games.
Red Sea Report - Who Is Poised For A Leap Year?
Jan 19, 2021
Each NFL season, it's a given that personnel and roles will change. With that as the backdrop, Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry discuss which young players could end up playing a big part in the success of the 2021 Cardinals. Plus, a preview of the conference championships. Who will advance to Super Bowl LV?
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Face Questions On Defense
Jan 12, 2021
The Cardinals have 28 players scheduled to become free agents during the offseason, many on the defensive side of the ball. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry discuss the decisions to be made at outside linebacker and defensive back. Will big names like Haason Reddick, Patrick Peterson and Markus Golden return to the defense? Plus, a look at the 2020 All-Pro team and a preview of the divisional playoff round.
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Left To Focus On 2021
Jan 05, 2021
After the Cardinals dropped the season finale against the Los Angeles Rams, the only thing they can do is look forward to the 2021 season. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry give their thoughts on the 2020 campaign, priorities for the offseason, the future of Kyler Murray and DeAndre Hopkins and more.
Red Sea Report - Do Or Die
Dec 29, 2020
The 2020 regular season comes down to a Week 17 matchup against division rival Los Angeles with a playoff spot on the line. If the Cardinals beat the Rams in L.A., they will clinch their first postseason trip since 2015. A loss ends their season. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about the Cardinals opportunity to make people forget about their poor showing against the 49ers. Will Kyler Murray be ready after suffering a lower leg injury on Saturday? Will the defense be able to stop Rams QB John Wolford? Get ready for the game of the year.
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Win Battle Of Beaks
Dec 22, 2020
The Cardinals picked up a thrilling win and improved their chances to make the playoffs with a 33-26 victory over the Eagles on Sunday. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about the Cardinals offensive output, things they still need to clean up, the ability of the defense to pressure QBs and the upcoming game with the 49ers. It's a big one.
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Stuff Giants In A Sack
Dec 15, 2020
After dropping three straight games, the Cardinals were winners once again following their 26-7 victory over the Giants on Sunday. The defense stole the show behind Haason Reddick's five sacks, a new team record. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry discuss an overall defensive performance that produced eight total sacks of Daniel Jones. Plus, find out what adjustments the offense made to find success.
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Look For Ways To Get Out Of Rut
Dec 08, 2020
Now in the midst of a three game losing streak, the Cardinals find themselves needing to fix the same problems. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about the inability to sustain drives on offense and the need for the defense to come up with big stops when they are needed most. Plus, a look ahead to what has become a huge road matchup with the New York Giants.
Red Sea Report - Back To Work After Another Tough Loss
Dec 01, 2020
The Cardinals must move on from their disappointing 20-17 loss to the Patriots in order to prepare for their first meeting with the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry try to pick up the pieces from New England. They'll examine the poor showings by the offense and special teams that spoiled a strong effort by the defense. Plus, how can the offense be successful if defenses take away Kyler Murray in the run game?
Red Sea Report - Cardinals Work To Eliminate Mistakes
Nov 24, 2020
The Cardinals have returned to the practice field after the tough loss in Seattle. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about why things didn't go as planned against the Seahawks, the staggering amount of penalties and how the Cardinals can find success when they travel to New England to face the Patriots.
Red Sea Report - Quick Turnaround For Thursday Night Showdown
Nov 17, 2020
The Cardinals have moved on from their thrilling win over the Bills in order to prepare for the Thursday Night Football matchup against the Seahawks at CenturyLink Field. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about the quick turnaround and what it will take to sweep their division rival in 2020. Plus, a recap of one of the most memorable finishes in team history courtesy of Kyler Murray and DeAndre Hopkins.