|11||@Seahawks||W 23 - 13||3||3||0||1||0||0|
|10||Panthers||L 10 - 34||1||1||0||0||0||0|
|9||@49ers||W 31 - 17||5||3||2||3||0||0|
|8||Packers||L 21 - 24||4||1||3||0||0||0|
|7||Texans||W 31 - 5||3||2||1||2||0||1||1|
|6||@Browns||W 37 - 14||5||4||1||2||0||1|
|5||49ers||W 17 - 10||3||2||1||0||0||0|
|4||@Rams||W 37 - 20||2||2||0||0||0||1|
|3||@Jaguars||W 31 - 19||2||1||1||1||0||0|
|2||Vikings||W 34 - 33||3||2||1||1||0||1|
|1||@Titans||W 38 - 13||1||0||1||0||1||0||1|
|2019||New York Giants||16||16||68||33||35||10||0||0||0||1|
|2020||New York Giants||7||1||10||4||6||1.5||1||0|
- Selected by the Cardinals in the second round (58th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft out of Missouri. Returned to Arizona in a trade from the Giants in Week 7 of the 2020 season.
- Appeared in 78 games (49 starts) and totaled 33.5 sacks, seven forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries during his first six NFL seasons with the Cardinals (2015-18, '20) and Giants (2019-20).
- Set single-season career highs in tackles (72) and QB hits (27) while leading the Giants with 10.0 sacks during his first season with New York in 2019.
- Had career highs with 12.5 sacks (tied for third in the NFL), 16 tackles for loss and four forced fumbles during breakout campaign with the Cardinals in 2016.
Markus Golden's Top Plays of 2021 (So Far)
Check out LB Markus Golden's top plays through Week 11 of the 2021 NFL Season. Don't forget to vote for Markus to represent the Cardinals at the 2022 Pro Bowl by voting here
Golden: 'That's Big For Us'
LB Markus Golden discusses the team going 2-1 in November without key players.
Golden: 'I've Been In The System For A While'
LB Markus Golden mentions why he's played at a high-level this season and talks preparing for the Panthers.
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
Golden: 'I'm Hunting Every Play'
LB Markus Golden talks to the media after his huge game in San Francisco. Golden recorded three sacks in the victory, a career high performance.
Golden Beats Williams Around The Edge For Third Sack
LB Markus Golden beats 49ers OT Trent Williams around the edge to take down QB Jimmy Garoppolo for his third sack of the game
Golden: 'We're In Control Of Our Own Destiny'
LB Markus Golden talks about turning the page after suffering their first loss of the season and game planning against the 49ers run game.
Markus Golden Postgame Interview
Cardinals team reporter Dani Sureck interviews OLB Markus Golden following the team's 31-5 win over the Texans Week 7 of the 2021 NFL season
Golden: 'Going To Do My Part Everyday'
LB Markus Golden talks about wanting to beat the Houston Texans for J.J. Watt and DeAndre Hopkins.
Golden Strip Sacks Mills, Comes Up With Ball
LB Markus Golden knocks the ball loose from Texans QB Davis Mills, then comes out of the pile with the ball
Golden Takes Down Mills For The Sack
LB Markus Golden sacks Texans QB Davis Mills, his third sack in the last two games
Golden: Win 'Brings Everybody Together'
Linebacker Markus Golden talks to the media after his great game against the Cleveland Browns
Golden Drops Mayfield For Second Sack
OLB Markus Golden flies into the backfield and drops Browns QB Baker Mayfield for the second time on the day
Golden Strips Mayfield, Cards Recover
OLB Markus Golden relentlessly pursues Browns QB Baker Mayfield, knocking the ball loose and giving the ball back to the Cardinals in scoring position
Cardinals In Focus - 49ers Week
In this episode of 'Cardinals In Focus' we get a listen to S Budda Baker mic'd up, we go one-on-one with LB Markus Golden and we get a look at the Folktales episode 'One Night In Mexico.'
Golden: 'You Get Excited'
LB Markus Golden discusses the importance of winning divisional games.
Golden Forces Fumble To Give Ball Back To Cards
LB Markus Golden punches the ball out of the grasp of Rams RB Sony Michel and is scooped up by S Budda Baker to give the ball back the Cardinals in the red zone
Golden: 'We Went Out There And Did Our Job.'
LB Markus Golden speaks to the media about the Cardinals big win vs the Vikings.
Golden: 'Getting Ready For Tennessee'
LB Markus Golden discusses the team's mindset heading into week 1 of the regular season.
Dimukeje Talks Marcus Golden: 'He's Led Me Since I've Been Here…I Try To Pick His Brain'
Rookie defensive lineman Victor Dimukeje talks to the media after practice on Tuesday
Golden: 'Feeling Pretty Good'
Linebacker Markus Golden talks about what keeps him motivated during training camp.
Debate This - Will J.J. Watt Be a Pro Bowler In 2021
Will the Arizona Cardinals' defense be better than the offense? Cardinals insiders Craig Grialou and Mike Jurecki present their arguments on this episode of Debate This.
Golden: 'I Knew Where I Wanted To Be'
LB Markus Golden discusses his dog mentality, playing alongside LB Chandler Jones and his desire to be a Cardinal again.
Markus Golden Agrees To Two-Year Deal
OLB Markus Golden agrees to a two-year deal to stay with the Cardinals.
Pass Rushers Chandler Jones, Markus Golden Getting Their Share Of Pro Bowl Votes
Cardinals tackle Kelvin Beachum, safety Budda Baker both 2nd in NFC
These Days, Incentives Make Markus Golden Smile
Linebacker piling up extra payments with big season in progress
Kelvin Beachum With Big Start In Pro Bowl Voting
Cardinals have eight players among top 10 at respective positions
Hail Defense: Mayfield Bomb Lone Hiccup In Dominant Cardinals Performance
Unit totals five sacks, three turnovers and second-half shutout to beat Browns
Cardinals Tread Line Between Recharge And Regression With 4 Days Off
Players return Monday to practice to get ready for Sept. 12 opener
Energetic Markus Golden Never Wants To Turn It Off
Linebacker lets loose with his emotions every day he steps on field
Markus Golden Gets Going, And Camp Practice Aftermath
Spirited defensive effort in prevent situational work
Cardinals Position Overview 2021: Outside Linebacker
Chandler Jones, Dennis Gardeck on mend as Markus Golden gets full season
Markus Golden, Kelvin Beachum Find Ideal Fit With Cardinals
Veterans re-sign quickly to remain with organization
Markus Golden Returns To Cardinals On Two-Year Contract
Linebacker wanted to stay after 2020 trade
Markus Golden Would Be Thankful For Permanent Stay With Cardinals
Linebacker scheduled for free agency for third straight offseason
After Historic Day, Haason Reddick A Far Cry From Former Self
Cardinals linebacker racks up five sacks, three forced fumbles against the Giants
Hail Murray To DeAndre Hopkins Still Stunning To Cardinals
Play was originally designed to go to Andy Isabella underneath to set up final throw
Markus Golden Provides Immediate Boost
Pro Football Focus observations from the Week 9 loss to the Dolphins
Big Red Rage - Golden Brings Energy And Production
Ep. 530 - Linebacker Markus Golden is known for his infectious attitude and relentless work ethic. The "Junk Yard Dog" joined Paul Calvisi and Ron Wolfley to talk about bringing energy to the field, the Cardinals 6-0 start, 4th down success on defense, fighting through adversity, Kyler Murray's leadership, the addition of Zach Ertz and more. Plus, Calvisi and Wolf discuss the upcoming matchup with the Texans and the impact running back James Conner is making late in games.
Big Red Rage - Golden Ready To Hunt With Watt And Jones
Ep. 499 - The Cardinals defense got a boost just prior to the new league year when linebacker Markus Golden inked a two-year contract to remain with the Big Red. Golden joined Paul Calvisi and Ron Wolfley to discuss new additions to the team, rushing the QB with J.J. Watt and Chandler Jones and what he likes about Vance Joseph's scheme. Plus, Golden talks about the departures of teammates Haason Reddick and Patrick Peterson who both signed elsewhere during via free agency.
Big Red Rage - The Golden Standard
Ep. 484 - When the Cardinals reacquired outside linebacker Markus Golden in a midseason trade with the Giants, they knew exactly what they were getting. A tireless worker who leads by example. Golden joined Paul Calvisi and Ron Wolfley to talk about returning to Arizona, his first career interception, work ethic and the upcoming NFC West battle with the Rams.