|11||@Seahawks||W 23 - 13||21||62||3||8||1||5||37||7.4||17||0|
|10||Panthers||L 10 - 34||10||39||3.9||11||1||3||25||8.3||21||0|
|9||@49ers||W 31 - 17||21||96||4.6||35||2||5||77||15.4||45||1||1||0|
|8||Packers||L 21 - 24||5||22||4.4||9||2|
|7||Texans||W 31 - 5||10||64||6.4||18||1|
|6||@Browns||W 37 - 14||16||71||4.4||16||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|5||49ers||W 17 - 10||10||29||2.9||8||1||1||8||8||8||0|
|4||@Rams||W 37 - 20||18||50||2.8||10||2||2||16||8||9||0||1||0|
|3||@Jaguars||W 31 - 19||11||43||3.9||11||2||1||10||10||10||0|
|2||Vikings||W 34 - 33||8||26||3.3||9||0|
|1||@Titans||W 38 - 13||16||53||3.3||8||0|
- Signed by the Cardinals on 4/13/21 as an unrestricted free agent following four seasons (2017-20) with Pittsburgh.
- With the Steelers, appeared in 50 games (33 starts) and ran for 2,302 yards and 22 TDs on 532 carries (4.3-yard avg.) along with 124 receptions for 963 yards and four TDs.
- Selected to the Pro Bowl in 2018 after rushing for 12 TDs (third in the NFL) and 973 yards while catching 55 passes for 497 yards a TD in 13 games.
- Left Pittsburgh ranked fifth in franchise history in career rushing average (4.33).
- Had nine games with 100+ rushing yards with Pittsburgh, which is the seventh-most in franchise history. Also has five career outings with 150+ total yards from scrimmage.
- Steelers were undefeated (8-0-1) in games Conner rushed for 100+ yards.
- In Arizona, reunites with RBs coach James Saxon who was his position coach in Pittsburgh between 2017-18.
- Has twice been named AFC Offensive Player of the Week (Week 8, 2018; Week 8, 2019) and also earned AFC Offensive Player of the Month honors in October of 2018.
- After tearing his MCL during the first game of his junior year at the University of Pittsburgh (2015), attended rehab and began experiencing excessive fatigue and other symptoms, leading doctors to perform a chest x-ray that revealed Hodgkin's Lymphoma. He endured 12 rounds of chemotherapy and completed his last chemo appointment on May 9, 2016. On May 23, 2016, he announced that he was cancer free.
Conner Visits End Zone For 13th Score Of Season
RB James Conner scores his 13th touchdown of the season (12 rushing)
Conner Scores 11th TD Of Season On 11-Yard Run
Cardinals RB James Conner's NFL-leading 11th rushing TD of the season comes on an 11-yard dash
Conner Takes Screen Pass 21 Yards
RB James Conner finds some room to run, taking a screen pass 21 yards
Conner: 'I Know Where My Talent-Level Is'
RB James Conner discusses his career performance in week 9 and why November is a pivotal month in an NFL calendar.
HIGHLIGHTS: James Conner's Best Plays From Week 9
RB James Conner's best plays from his 173-total-yard, three-touchdown game in a win over the 49ers.
Victory Speech: 'Let's Keep This Thing Rolling'
Listen in as Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury delivers his victory speech and hands out game balls for the Cardinals convincing win in San Francisco
Conner: 'We Came With The Fight Today'
James Conner talks with the media following his three TD game vs San Francisco.
Conner Breaks Free Again For 35 Yards
RB James Conner bursts through the hole and rumbles for a 35-yard gain
Conner Catches Screen Breaks Free For 45-Yard Score
RB James Conner catches a screen and shows off his speed, taking it 45 yards to the end zone for his THIRD score of the game
Conner Punches It In For 10th Touchdown Of The Season
RB James Conner punches it in the end zone from the one yard line for his second score of the game and his 10th touchdown of the year
Conner Gets To The Edge For Six
RB James Conner sheds a tackler and gets to the edge to score his ninth touchdown of the season
Conner: 'It Hurts For Sure'
RB James Conner mentions turning the page after suffering the first loss of the season.
Conner Visits End Zone For Second Score
RB James Conner finds a crease and squeezes through for his second touchdown of the game
Conner Bowls His Way Into The End Zone
RB James Conner keeps his legs churning to reach the end zone for his seventh touchdown of the season
Conner Shows Off Shiftiness En Route To The End Zone
RB James Conner jukes a defender and gets to the end zone untouched for his sixth rushing touchdown of the season
Wired - James Conner vs 49ers
Tune in to RB James Conner mic'd up during the victory against the 49ers as the Cardinals advance to 5-0.
Conner: 'I'm Thinking 7 For Sure'
RB James Conner talks about his production so far this season.
Conner Lowers The Shoulder For Second Score
RB James Conner powers through two Rams defenders to visit the end zone for the second time this game, and the fourth time in two weeks
Conner Blows Through A Crease And Finds The End Zone
RB James Conner finds a crease and charges ahead for his third touchdown of the season
Conner: 'I Like What We've Got Going So Far'
RB James Conner discusses the tandem between him and fellow RB Chase Edmonds.
Conner Scores First Touchdown As A Cardinal
RB James Conner wins the race to the pylon for his first touchdown as a member of the Cardinals
Conner Punches In Second Touchdown Of The Day
RB James Conner punches it in from the one to pick up his second touchdown on the day
Conner: 'Thankful To Get Through Healthy'
RB James Conner discusses getting comfortable with the offense throughout camp, and mentions the running back competition.
Edmonds: 'I've Come a Long Way
Running back Chase Edmonds talks to the media after practice on Tuesday
Steve Keim: With Kyler Murray Playing 'It's Really In His Hands'
GM also discusses the strides made by RB Eno Benjamin
James Conner Helps Carry Cardinals Past Niners With Huge Day
Running back totals 173 yards and three touchdowns after Edmonds hurt
Cardinals Hit Paydirt With Running Back James Conner
Veteran has contributed team-best 8 touchdowns as well as emotion on field
Anatomy Of The Cardinals' All-Runs Scoring Drive
Grinding yards and clock to close out Rams was prove-it moment for offense
Kyler Murray More Comfortable Changing Plays At The Line
Notes: Running game has solid start with Edmonds-Conner tandem
Chase Edmonds, Cardinals Ready To Show Run Game
Notes: Gardeck out against Titans; Humphries thinks of Fitz
Cardinals Bring Back Four From Covid List, Including James Conner
Fotu, Washington, Daniels also return; Four cut as Cardinals get to 85 officially
To RB1 Or Not RB1? Chase Edmonds, James Conner Don't Care
Cardinals figure to lean on both backs in both run and pass game
Cardinals Position Overview 2021: Running Back
Chase Edmonds, James Conner will be the 1-2 punch
Chase Edmonds: 'Now Or Never' To Secure Starting Running Back Status
Opportunity awaits after three years backing up David Johnson, Kenyan Drake
New Uniform Numbers And Number Changes, With An Asterisk
Edmonds, Murphy joining Baker in potentially moving to single digits
Big Red Rage - Conner Ready For Cardinals Debut
Ep. 524 - Running back James Conner is set to make his Cardinals debut on Sunday against the Tennessee Titans in Nashville. Conner joined Paul Calvisi and Ron Wolfley to talk about his role in the offense, working with Chase Edmonds, reuniting with running backs coach James Saxon, facing the Titans defense and more. Plus, Calvisi and Wolf discuss what it will take to slow Titans running back Derrick Henry and the powerful Titans offense.
Big Red Rage - Edmonds, Conner Ready To Run
Ep. 511 - Running backs coach James Saxon joined Paul Calvisi and Ron Wolfley to talk about the prospects of the Cardinals' run game featuring Chase Edmonds and free agent signee James Conner. Saxon is reunited with Conner after coaching the big runner in Pittsburgh during the 2017 and 2018 seasons. Plus, Calvisi and Wolf discuss Kyler Murray's leadership going into his third year, Robert Alford's return from two straight season-ending injuries and the future of Isaiah Simmons as he gets set to play next to rookie linebacker Zaven Collins in the middle of the Cardinals defense.