A knee injury to QB Drew Stanton continues to slow him down in practices, but head coach Brian Polian is hopeful to have his second-string quarterback available for the Panthers. The Cardinals are a battered squad in other positions as well.
Does Arizona have enough in the tank to make a deep run and play in its second Super Bowl in franchise history? It looks sketchy at best, but this is why you play the games. Arizona has a tough road to travel to get to the Super Bowl, but it is pointless to worry about that for now. For now, it is all about beating Carolina.
Despite not technically having a day off since their last game, Seattle has lucked out with only six players listed on this week’s injury report.
While there are never any “Gimmies!” in the NFL (even against Jacksonville), this is one game that seems to be all in Seattle’s favor. Arizona has weapons to make this game interesting, but Seattle should be able to deal with them en route to a sixth win of the season.
As the 2013 NFL Draft gets closer, more bold predictions are being thrown out there.