Arizona Cardinals

professional American football franchise

The Arizona Cardinals are a professional American football team based in the Phoenix suburb of Glendale, Arizona. They are the oldest continuous professional American football club in the United States, founded in 1899 in Chicago, Illinois.[5] They moved to St. Louis, Missouri in 1960 before moving to Phoenix in 1988. The head coach of the team is Kliff Kingsbury.[6] As of 2019, their starting quarterback is Kyler Murray.[7] Drew Stanton is currently the number 2 quarterback.[7] Arizona Cardinals play their home games at State Farm Stadium.[6] The Arizona Cardinals played in Super Bowl XLIII, but lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers.[8]

Arizona Cardinals
Current season
Established 1898; 123 years ago (1898)
Play in State Farm Stadium
Glendale, Arizona
Headquartered in Tempe, Arizona
Arizona Cardinals wordmark
Wordmark
League/conference affiliations

National Football League (1920–present)

  • Western Division (1933–1949)
  • American Conference (1950–1952)
  • Eastern Conference (1953–1969)
    • Century Division (1967–1969)
  • National Football Conference (1970–present)
Current uniform
Ariz Cardinals uniforms.png
Team colorsCardinal red, white, black[1][2][3]
     
MascotBig Red
Personnel
Owner(s)Michael Bidwill
ChairmanMichael Bidwill
PresidentMichael Bidwill
General managerSteve Keim
Head coachKliff Kingsbury
Team history
Since 1920:[4]
Team nicknames
  • The Cards
  • The Redbirds
  • The Big Red
Championships
League championships (2)
Conference championships (1)
Division championships (7)
Playoff appearances (10)
  • NFL: 1947, 1948, 1974, 1975, 1982, 1998, 2008, 2009, 2014, 2015
Home fields
Since 1920:
Uniforms of the Arizona Cardinals

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Franchise History" (PDF). 2019 Arizona Cardinals Media Guide. NFL Enterprises, LLC. July 30, 2019. Retrieved May 18, 2020.
  2. "Cardinals' Red & White Practice Set For Saturday". AZCardinals.com. NFL Enterprises, LLC. August 1, 2018. Retrieved May 10, 2020.
  3. "Arizona Cardinals Team Capsule" (PDF). 2019 Official National Football League Record and Fact Book. NFL Enterprises, LLC. Retrieved June 4, 2020.
  4. "Arizona Cardinals Team Facts". ProFootballHOF.com. NFL Enterprises. Retrieved October 2, 2017.
  5. "NFL History". NFL Enterprises LLC. 2014. Retrieved June 26, 2014.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Arizona Cardinals". NFL Enterprises LLC. 2014. Retrieved June 26, 2014.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Darren Urban (June 25, 2014). "Ryan Lindley's Battle At Quarterback". ARIZONA CARDINALS. Retrieved June 26, 2014.
  8. Matt Warren (February 3, 2014). "NFL teams that have never won the Super bowl: Bills among 13". SBN / Vox Media, Inc. Retrieved June 26, 2014.