Saints AT Cowboys
Carney has worked plenty on his short game recently, booting 28 extra points
and only one field goal longer than 39 yards in the last 10 games. But Dallas's
defense, which has allowed a mere 11 passing TDs all year, should be stout
enough to slow down Drew Brees and the New Orleans offense, often forcing field
goal tries. Carney will clean up.
Rex Grossman has suddenly become Rex the Wonder Dog of Interceptions, which is
good news for a team that has but a dozen this year. Even soft pass defenses
like the Rams' have proved troublesome for the beleaguered QB: He's tossed 10
interceptions to the Vikings, Patriots and Cardinals combined.
IS HE FOR
Remember who the
Cardinals' leading rusher was before Edgerrin James was signed last off-season?
It was Shipp, who in last week's win at St. Louis thrived in his new role as
James's replacement in goal line situations. Shipp scored three times on seven
carries, a feat that becomes infinitely more impressive once you realize that
James also has three rushing TDs this season--in 252 tries. Arizona's offense
has moved the ball effectively (averaging 355.3 yards over the last three
games), creating scoring chances that belong to Shipp. He has found his
THE PERFECT TEAM: WEEK 14
CARSON PALMER vs. Raiders
No one is throwing the ball better
LADAINIAN TOMLINSON vs. Broncos
Will shatter alltime TD record