The 5 Takeaways from the Coyotes introduction of

first_img The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo 6 Comments   Share   That is the summary of the first two special teams plays by the Cardinals in their Week 5 game at Philadelphia.Unsurprisingly, both set up touchdown drives. Arizona couldn’t mount a comeback and fell 34-7.Adding to the woes, Arizona long-snapper Aaron Brewer left the game on the second punt of the game after suffering a broken wrist, leaving defensive tackle Josh Mauro to do the long-snapping on punts. Arizona offensive lineman Evan Boehm snapped on the extra point to make it 21-7 early in the second quarter and also on a blocked field goal attempt in the first half.Philadelphia’s third score in the final minute of the first quarter came on a 59-yard touchdown pass to Torrey Smith.The Cardinals had a chance to cut the two-touchdown lead, but Phil Dawson’s 51-yard field goal attempt in the final seconds was blocked. – / 29 Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires Top Stories Philadelphia Eagles’ Zach Ertz (86) tries to break free of Arizona Cardinals’ Tyvon Branch (27) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez) Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impact Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling The 76-yard Kenjon Barner punt-return for the #Eagles. Newly signed, already an impact pic.twitter.com/HgyWmGsKuw— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) October 8, 2017An Arizona Cardinals three-and-out, a 54-yard punt by Andy Lee and a 19-yard return by Philadelphia set up the Eagles’ first offensive drive of Sunday at their own 46-yard line.Another stalled drive, a 56-yard punt to the Philadelphia 9-yard line and a 76-yard return by Kenjon Barner thanks to four missed tackles gave the Eagles the ball at the Arizona 15-yard line.last_img

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