Rams at Cardinals Week 12 Capsule

ST. LOUIS RAMS (3-6-1) AT ARIZONA CARDINALS (4-6)

SERIES

  RAMS CARDINALS
SERIES LEADER   33-32-2
STREAKS   10 of past 12
COACHES VS. OPP. Fisher: 3-2 Whisenhunt: 9-2
LAST WEEK L 27-13 vs. Jets L 23-19 at Falcons
LAST GAME 10/4/12: Cardinals 3 at Rams 17. St. Louis QB Sam Bradford throws 2 TD passes, including 51-yarder to WR Chris Givens. Rams defense holds Arizona to 45 rushing yards.
LAST GAME AT SITE 11/6/11: Cardinals 19, Rams 13 (OT). Arizona rookie CB-PR Patrick Peterson records game-winning 99-yard PR-TD in OT as Cardinals earn comeback victory.
BROADCAST FOX (2:25 PM MST): Dick Stockton, John Lynch, Jennifer Hale (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 93 (StL.), 128 (Arz.). XM: 227 (Arz.). 

STATS

PASSING Bradford: 202-332-2,242-12-8-82.9 J. Skelton: 98-179-1,058-2-5-64.4 OR

Lindley (R): 9-20-64-0-0-52.9

RUSHING Jackson: 150-585-3.9-2 Stephens-Howling: 90-311-3.5-4
RECEIVING Amendola: 50-538-10.8-2 Fitzgerald: 52-596-11.5-4
OFFENSE 327.1 283.7
TAKE/GIVE -6 +7
DEFENSE 337.4 324.0
SACKS Quinn: 8.5 Washington: 8
INTs Finnegan: 3 Peterson: 3
PUNTING Hekker (R): 48.0 Zastudil: 46.7
KICKING Zuerlein (R): 68 (14/14 PAT; 18/22 FG) Feely: 67 (16/16 PAT; 17/20 FG)

NOTES

RAMS: QB SAM BRADFORD passed for 2 TDs in Week 5 win over Arz. Is unbeaten (2-0-1) in past 3 division starts…RB STEVEN JACKSON aims for 3rd in row at Arz. with 100+ rush yards; has 232 yards (116 per game) & TD in past 2. Since 2006, has NFL-best 10,582 scrimmage yards. Is only player since 2006 with 7,500+ rush yards (7,959) & 2,500+ rec. yards (2,623). Rookie RB DARYL RICHARDSON is 3rd among NFC rookie RBs with 419 rush yards…WR BRANDON GIBSON had career-high 2 TDs last week. WR DANNY AMENDOLA has 18 catches in past 2. WR AUSTIN PETTIS has TD in 2 of past 4. Rookie WR CHRIS GIVENS has 50+ yard catch in 5 of past 6. Had 51-yard TD in last meeting…DE ROBERT QUINN had career-high 3 sacks in last meeting. Aims for 4th in row vs. Arz. with sack. Has 8.5 sacks in past 10. DE CHRIS LONG has 7 sacks in past 8. Aims for 4th in row vs. Arz. with sack. LB JAMES LAURINAITIS is 1 of 2 NFC players (PATRICK WILLIS) with 8+ sacks (8.5) & 5+ INTs (5) since 2009…CARDINALS: QB JOHN SKELTON is 2-0 vs. StL. Rookie QB RYAN LINDLEY made NFL debut last week…RB LA ROD STEPHENS-HOWLING rushed for career-high 127 yards & TD last week. Has rush TD in 3 of past 4…WR LARRY FITZGERALD has 8 TDs in 8 home games vs. StL. Has 13 TDs vs. Rams, his most vs. single opp. Needs 1 catch to reach 100 vs. StL; would be 2nd team with 100+ against (Sea., 106). Since 2007 (incl. playoffs), leads NFL with 7,781 yards & 62 rec. TDs. WR ANDRE ROBERTS has 7 TDs in past 14…Team had 5 INTs last week. LB DARYL WASHINGTON had INT last week. Has 9 sacks in past 11. Is 1 of 2 in NFL (CLAY MATTHEWS) with 13+ sacks, 3+ INTs & 2+ FFs since 2011. Had sack in last meeting. In 3 meetings, CB-PR PATRICK PETERSON has 2 PR-TDs (99 & 80 yards), 2 INTs & FR. In last home game vs. StL, had GW 99-yard PR-TD in OT. DE CALAIS CAMPBELL aims for 4th in row at home vs. Rams with sack; has 4 sacks in past 3.


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