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Arizona releases RB Benjamin

In a surprise move, the Arizona Cardinals released backup running back ENO BENJAMIN on Monday. The Cardinals will now turn to rookie KEAONTAY INGRAM as the backup, with JAMES CONNER remainingMore in the starting role. The other two backs who began the year on the roster, DARREL WILLIAMS and JONATHAN WARD, remain on injured reserve. Benjamin started three games while Conner was injured, but he did not record a carry in Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams. Less



Cardinals RB Conner, K Prater iffy for Thursday Night Football

Arizona Cardinals running back JAMES CONNER and kicker MATT PRATER are both listed as questionable heading into tonight’s game against the New Orleans Saints. Conner reportedly as a better chance ofMore playing tonight, while the Cardinals are expected to elevate kicker RODRIGO BLANKENSHIP from the practice squad to the active roster sometime today (a bad sign for Prater). Meanwhile, wide receiver MARQUISE BROWN is expected to miss 4-6 weeks due to a foot injury, while fellow wide receiver DEANDRE HOPKINS returns from a suspension. Less

Source: Team Blog

Fantasy News: Short-yardage rushing

Jacoby Brissett has been better than I was expecting as a fill-in quarterback for the Browns. In general, he’s been able to operate the offense. And he’s been particularly good on quarterback sneaks.   more »

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Arizona RB Conner likely out for Week #6

Arizona Cardinals running back JAMES CONNER is expected to miss Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks due to a rib injury. Conner hasn’t practiced this week, increasing the expectation that heMore won’t take the field on Sunday. With fellow running back DARREL WILLIAMS also hurt, and JONATHAN WARD on injured reserve, second year back ENO BENJAMIN appears to be the next man up in the Cardinals backfield. Less

Source: Sporting News

Mailbag: August 10, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Handicapping the Alvin Kamara suspension. Avoiding older running backs. Superflex strategies. Auction setup tricks. And more. more »


Factoid: Arizona running backs

James Conner put up big numbers last year, but he also has missed at least two games in all five years he’s been in the pros. That makes the backup running back job in Arizona one of the more important camp battles in the league.  more »


Mailbag: July 6, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. How, in the math of a keeper league, James Conner is a better choice than Najee Harris -- and Amon-Ra St. Brown is better than Kyle Pitts. Teams with extra home games. more »


Around the NFL: Eno Benjamin

From the sound of Kliff Kingsbury’s press conferences, Arizona’s backup running back might not be Darrel Williams or Keontay Ingram. Kingsbury says he likes what he’s seen out of Eno Benjamin.  more »


Around the NFL: Darrel Williams

I have a new favorite last-round pick. Darrel Williams. I think he’s going to win the backup tailback job in Arizona, and he’ll be pretty productive when he’s in there.  more »



Cardinals sign former KC running back Williams

The Arizona Cardinals signed 26-year-old former Kansas City running back DARREL WILLIAMS earlier this week. Williams is entering his fifth NFL season after setting several career highs last season in KansasMore City. With former running back CHASE EDMONDS now in Miami, Arizona needed a proven pass-catching back to pair with starter JAMES CONNER. Time will tell if Williams is able to build on his career highs from last season with his new team. Less

Source: Arizona Sports Radio

Factoid: James Conner

I will be interested to see what the Cardinals do with running backs in the draft. I expect they’ll probably add one before the end of the third round.   more »



Cardinals RB Conner misses second consecutive practice

Arizona Cardinals running back JAMES CONNER was seen participating in warmups on Thursday but he ultimately ended up missing the actual practice session. Thursday’s practice was the second in as manyMore days in which Conner did not participate. He continues to deal with the heel injury that kept him out of last weekend’s loss to the Indianapolis Colts. The Cardinals play the Dallas Cowboys this weekend and Conner’s status may not be determined until just before kickoff. Less

Source: Arizona Sports Radio 98.7


Cardinals WR Hopkins, RB Conner set to undergo MRIs

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver DEANDRE HOPKINS (leg) and running back JAMES CONNER (ankle) were injured late in Monday night’s loss to the Los Angeles Rams and both are set to undergoMore an MRI today. Hopkins was injured on the second-to-last drive and did not play in Arizona’s last drive. Conner was seen limping after making a catch with 26 seconds left to play and he walked gingerly to the locker room after the game. Stay tuned, fantasy owners. Less

Source: Arizona Sports Radio 98.7

Factoid: Run-heavy Arizona

The Rams aren’t a cupcake matchup, but I sure like James Conner a lot. He’s been playing well, and I like the way that offense operates in the red zone – year after year.  more »


Podcast: November 9 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Moishe Steigmann and Justin Eleff work the waiver wire after Week 9 of the NFL regular season, then Moishe plays catch-up in #SUPPLYbyDEMAND. Sponsored by Affordable Trophies.  more »


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