|1||Chiefs||L 21 - 44||1||0||1||1||0||0||0||0|
|2||@Raiders||W 29 - 23||0||2||2||0||0||0||0||0|
|3||Rams||L 12 - 20||1||0||1||1||0||0||0||0|
|4||@Panthers||W 26 - 16||2||2||4||2||0||0||0||0|
|5||Eagles||L 17 - 20|
|6||@Seahawks||L 9 - 19||4||4||8||4||1||0||0||0|
|7||Saints||W 42 - 34||1||1||2||1||0||0||0||0|
|8||@Vikings||L 26 - 34||2||2||4||2||0||0||0||0|
|9||Seahawks||L 21 - 31||3||3||6||2||0.5||0||0||0|
|10||@Rams||W 27 - 17||0||2||2||0||0||0||0||0|
|11||49ers||L 10 - 38||1||0||1||1||0||0||0||0|
|12||Chargers||L 24 - 25||0||1||1||0||0||0||0||0|
|14||Patriots||L 13 - 27||1||1||2||1||0||0||0||0|
|15||@Broncos||L 15 - 24||5||2||7||3||1||0||0||0|
|16||Buccaneers||L 16 - 19||0||4||4||0||0||0||0||0|
|17||@Falcons||L 19 - 20||1||0||1||1||0||0||0||0|
|18||@49ers||L 13 - 38||0||2||2||0||0||0||0||0|
|2019||New York Giants||16||16||37||35||72||33||10||0||0||0||1|
|2020||New York Giants||7||1||4||6||10||4||1.5||0||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.
- In seven NFL seasons, has appeared in 94 games (54 starts) and totaled 275 tackles, 44.5 sacks, 110 QB hits, 55 tackles for loss, an INT, seven passes defensed, 11 forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries (one returned for a TD) with the Cardinals (2015-18, 20-21) and Giants (2019-20).
- Recorded 48 tackles, 11.0 sacks, 10 tackles for loss, 19 QB hits, 4 forced fumbles (3 strip-sacks) and two fumble recoveries in 2021. He joined NFL Defensive Player of the Year T.J. Watt as the only players in the NFL with 10+ sacks, 4+ forced fumbles and 2+ fumble recoveries last season.
- Had 2.0+ sacks in a game three times in 2021. He had four such games in his first six NFL seasons combined (2015-20).
- The 2021 season was Golden's third with 10+ sacks and his second as a member of the Cardinals (12.5 in 2016). Dating back to 2016, only Pro Bowl pass rushers Chandler Jones (5), Myles Garrett (4), Joey Bosa (4), Cameron Jordan (4) and T.J. Watt (4) have more seasons with 10+ sacks.
- There have been just four seasons in Cardinals history in which multiple players recorded 10+ sacks. Golden and Chandler Jones (2016 and 2021) accounted for two of those seasons.
- 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.
HIGHLIGHT: Golden Blows By Blocker To Make TFL
Cardinals LB Markus Golden blows by the would-be block attempt by the New England Patriots to make a 4-yard tackle for loss on a stretch play
Golden: 'Got to Work Hard and Grind'
OLB Markus Golden addresses the media following the Cardinals Week 11 matchup with the 49ers.
Sideline Exchange: Markus Golden
Cardinals team reporter Dani Sureck caught up with LB Markus Golden as the Cardinal prepare for their Week 7 matchup with the New Orleans Saints
HIGHLIGHT: Golden Forces Field Goal With Sack
Cards LB Markus Golden wins inside on a stunt to get to Seahawks QB Geno Smith on third down and force a field goal attept
Golden: 'Guys In This League Look Forward To Playing Guys Like That'
LB Markus Golden speaks with the press about the difficulty of playing quarterback, how to slow down Jalen Hurts and the Eagles' offense, and more.
Golden: 'We Went Out There And Did Our Job'
OLB Markus Golden talks with the press about how the defense forcing turnovers was a key factor in the win vs the Panthers.
Golden: 'I'm Feeling Great Now'
OLB Markus Golden speaks to the media about his injury this offseason, how he is feeling now, and his mindset heading in to the first regular season game of the year.
Golden: 'Ready For Whatever They Put In Front Of Me'
LB Markus Golden talks to the media about mentoring the younger guys and the importance of not looking too far ahead.
Cardinals Caravan - Lake Havasu
LB Markus Golden joins the Cardinals Caravan to Lake Havasu City to visit Cardinals fans.
Golden: 'I Was Ready To Play'
LB Markus Golden talks about the loss against the Rams, what went wrong on defense and staying motivated for what is next.
Golden Sacks Stafford With Assist From Secondary
LB Markus Golden sacks Rams QB Matthew Stafford who had nowhere to go thanks to lockdown coverage on the back end
Golden: 'This Is A Big Opportunity'
LB Markus Golden talks about what the key is to disrupting Rams QB Matthew Stafford's rhythm on Monday.
Cardinals In Focus - Colts Week
Paul Calvisi recaps the week with insider segments like "Folktales - Snow Day to Tampa Bay", "Sideline Exchange" with Dennis Gardeck and a holiday "Shop With a Jock" feature.
Cardinals In Focus- Lions Week
In this episode of 'Cardinals In Focus' we listen to the funniest moments in wired, a sideline exchange with Budda Baker, and a look at Cardinals Folktales 'Snow Day to Tampa Bay'
Golden: 'Get In The Lab And Correct It'
LB Markus Golden talks about the Lions offense, how every day is like a tryout for next year, and bouncing back after Monday night's loss.
Cardinals In Focus- Rams Week
In this week's 'Cardinals in Focus' we listen to LB Markus Golden mic'd up in Chicago, and a sideline exchange with defensive lineman Zach Allen.
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.
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
Cardinals Take Part In Crucial Catch Celebration
Players mingle with cancer survivors during Paint N' Sip night
Cardinals Seek Urgency After Opening Day Loss
Communication issues on defense one problem to address
Cardinals' Defense Will Need Markus Golden, Devon Kennard
Joseph optimistic of unit with 9 of 11 homegrown starters
A Golden Opportunity To Highlight Female Football
Linebacker, Nicole Bidwill take part in Nike Kickoff Classi
For Cardinals' Needy Pass Rush, Dennis Gardeck More Than 'Nice To Have'
Team pinning edge rushing hopes on youth, group effort
Odd Look, But Guardian Caps There To Protect Cardinals
Players trying to get used to new mandated shells
Cardinals Plan To Lean On Youth With Pass Rush
Notes: Brown could return next week; First public practice Saturday
Top Questions Heading Into 2022 Training Camp, Part Two
Among those in the spotlight are Markus Golden, Zaven Collins, and Jalen Thompson
Number One Thing On Markus Golden's Mind Is Rushing The Passer
Linebacker has key role for Cardinals after Chandler Jones departure
Kelvin Beachum, Cardinals Team Up For United Food Bank Donation
Players, Albertsons/Safeway take part in 'competition' as part of event
With Free Agency Nearing, Cardinals Look To Gain An Edge
Pass rushers at premium; franchise tag unlikely for Jones by Tuesday deadline
Cardinals Sign Veteran Bashaud Breeland To Practice Squad
Team activates Humphries, Golden, Kennard from Covid list
With Missing Linebackers, Cardinals Could Turn To Zaven Collins
Rookie might get some work on the outside with Golden, Kennard down
Kyler Murray's Great Season Not Reflected In Pro Bowl Votes
Baker, Golden, Beachum all second in NFC at respective positions
Pass Rushers Chandler Jones, Markus Golden Getting Their Share Of Pro Bowl Votes
Cardinals tackle Kelvin Beachum, safety Budda Baker both 2nd in NFC
FOTOS: Markus Golden visita a la Selección Nacional Mexicana de Flag Football
Estas son las fotos del linebacker Markus Golden visitando a la Selección Nacional Mexicana de Flag Football en la Ciudad de México. Los equipos femenil y varonil ganaron medallas de oro y bronce respectivamente en los Juegos Mundiales 2022.
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.