Arizona Cardinals Coach and Player of the Week

Arizona Cardinals Coach and Player of the Week

2021 Players of the Week

High School Player of the Week

High School Player of the Week

In its 19th year, the Cardinals "Player-of-the-Week" award is selected by a local sports panel consisting of Cardinals defensive lineman Corey Peters, 12 News sports anchor Cameron Cox, former high school football coach Kelly Epley, former 12 News sports anchor Bruce Cooper, high school broadcaster Michael Carotenuto, and Arizona Republic/azcentral.com high school writer Richard Obert.

The Cardinals weekly "Player-of-the-Week" program presents a selected high school player with a certificate signed by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Cardinals Owner Michael Bidwill and Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury. Cardinals Cheerleaders, Cardinals team mascot Big Red and Cardinals alumni will take part in the presentation each week at the winning school.

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Week Player School
Week 1 QB E.J. Warner Brophy College Prep
Week 2 RB R.J. Keeton Casa Grande HS
Week 3 RB/FS Tad Lynch Coolidge HS
Week 4 QB/K Jordan Legg Dobson HS
Week 5 QB Gage Baker Paradise Honors HS
Week 6 QB Richard Stallworth Yuma Catholic HS
Week 7 QB Adryan Lara Desert Edge HS
Week 8 WR Javen Jacobs Saguaro HS
Week 9 QB Mack Molander Eastmark HS
Week 10 RB Elijio Ledesma Gilbert Christian HS

2021 Coaches of the Week

High School Coach of the Week

High School Coach of the Week

In its 27th year, the Cardinals "Coach-of-the-Week" award is selected by a local sports panel consisting of Cardinals defensive lineman Corey Peters, former high school football coach Kelly Epley, former 12 News sports anchor Bruce Cooper, high school broadcaster Michael Carotenuto, and Arizona Republic/azcentral.com high school writer Richard Obert.

The Cardinals weekly "Coach-of-the-Week" program presents a selected high school coach with a certificate signed by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Cardinals Owner Michael Bidwill and Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury. Cardinals Cheerleaders, Cardinals team mascot Big Red and Cardinals alumni will take part in the presentation each week at the winning school.

Table inside Article
Week Coach School
Week 1 Andy Litten Horizon HS
Week 2 Eric Lauer Mountain Point HS
Week 3 Mike Zdebski Hamilton HS
Week 4 Brent Barnes Chaparral HS
Week 5 Jeremy Hatchcock Blue Ridge HS
Week 6 Jessica Slaughter Gila Ridge HS
Week 7 Phillip Steward Marana HS
Week 8 Chris McDonald Basha HS
Week 9 Mike Peterson Red Mountain HS
Week 10 Nate Gill Sierra Linda