John Skelton

Skelton Headed to the Bengals, Cardinals LB Washington Suspended for Four Games

by Debbie Baratz • April 3, 2013

Skelton Headed to the Bengals Just two days after he was released by the Arizona Cardinals, quarterback John Skelton is already employed by a new team. On Wednesday, the Cincinnati Bengals picked him up off waivers, reported The Cincinnati Inquirer’s Joe Reedy. He tweeted, “#bengals acquire QB John Skelton on waivers from the Cardinals and […]


QB Carousel: Colt McCoy Traded, John Skelton Released, Luke McCown Signs Deal

by Debbie Baratz • April 2, 2013

It was a busy Monday for the NFL quarterback carousel. First there was the Matt Flynn trade to the Oakland Raiders, but that was just the beginning. Next up was the Cleveland Browns’ trade of quarterback Colt McCoy to the San Francisco 49ers. The team gave up the player and their sixth-round pick in this […]


San Francisco 49ers Rout Arizona Cardinals, 24-3

by Debbie Baratz • October 30, 2012

After having high expectations all season, on Monday night the San Francisco 49ers came through and crushed the Arizona Cardinals 24-3. With the win, the 49ers at 6-2 record have command of the NFC West division while the Cardinals have lost four in a row and now sit tied with the Seattle Seahawks at the […]


Cardinals Kolb Out for Indefinite Period, Bears Cut First-Rounder Williams

by Debbie Baratz • October 17, 2012

You knew at some point there’d be another quarterback change for the Arizona Cardinals but you didn’t think it would come from an injury. In last Sunday’s OT loss against the Buffalo Bills, Kolb is suffering from the detachment of numerous ribs from his sternum as well a sprained sternoclavicular joint in his chest, reported ESPN. […]


Week 3 and There’s Still a QB Battle in Arizona

by Debbie Baratz • September 21, 2012

While I am still not convinced that neither the New York Jets nor the Seattle Seahawks won’t make a quarterback change this season, it looks like the Arizona Cardinals can also be added to the list. After Arizona coach Ken Whisenhunt named John Skelton as the starter in Week 1 against the Seattle Seahawks, he […]


Injury Roundup: Skelton’s Ankle Sprain, Grimes Out for the Season, Locker to Return Sunday

by Debbie Baratz • September 10, 2012

It wouldn’t be a week in football without injuries. For some players, their seasons will come to an end while others will hit the bench for a few weeks. And for others, they may find new opportunities. John Skelton Suffers Low Ankle Sprain On Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks, new starting quarterback John Skelton found […]


Pressure on Eagles’ Reid, Arizona to Name Starter on Friday

by Debbie Baratz • August 30, 2012

As if it wasn’t already a bad enough year for Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid, now the pressure is on for him to have a good season. On Thursday, Eagles’ owner Jeff Lurie reiterated his offseason comments that Reid was on the hot seat. This time, he was more specific with the comment,  “8-8 would […]


Arizona QB Picture Looks Clearer, Kevin Kolb Appears Scared

by Debbie Baratz • August 18, 2012

After Friday night’s NFL preseason games, it provided a closer look at some of the league’s quarterbacks. For one team, the Arizona Cardinals, a victor seems to be emerging in its quarterback battle. At first, Arizona quarterback Kevin Kolb got off to a good start on Friday; he led his team to a touchdown in his […]


Do Cardinals Players Prefer Skelton?

by Debbie Baratz • July 25, 2012

After writing about the ongoing Arizona Cardinals quarterback battle between Kevin Kolb and John Skelton, a story came out on Wednesday that said some of the team’s players may prefer Skelton as its guy. What is it about Kolb that makes you think he’s not well liked? I found his story about his love for […]


Kevin Kolb O.K. with QB Competition

by Debbie Baratz • July 25, 2012

The quarterback competition is continuing with the Arizona Cardinals into training camp and one of the participants, Kevin Kolb is ok. with it. In fact, he says he’s used to it and to bring it on. Who’s Kolb’s competition? John Skelton, who had a good 2011 season. On Tuesday, Kolb responded to NFL.com’s Rebecca Harlow […]