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Arizona Cardinals
Established 1898; 123 years ago (1898)
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League/conference affiliations

National Football League (1920–present)

  • Western Division (1933–1949)
  • American Conference (1950–1952)
  • Eastern Conference (1953–1969)
    • Century Division (1967–1969)
  • National Football Conference (1970–present)
    • NFC East (1970–2001)
    • NFC West (2002–present)
Current uniform
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Team colors Cardinal red, white, black
              
Mascot Big Red
Personnel
Owner(s) Michael Bidwill
Chairman Michael Bidwill
President Michael Bidwill
General manager Steve Keim
Head coach Kliff Kingsbury
Team history
Since 1920:
  • Racine Cardinals (1920–1921)
  • Chicago Cardinals (1922–1943, 1945–1959)
  • Card-Pitt (1944)
  • St. Louis Cardinals (1960–1987)
  • Phoenix Cardinals (1988–1993)
  • Arizona Cardinals (1994–present)
Team nicknames
  • The Cards
  • The Redbirds
  • The Big Red
Championships
League championships (2)
  • NFL Championships (pre-1970 AFL–NFL merger) (2)
    1925, 1947
Conference championships (1)
  • NFC: 2008
Division championships (7)
  • NFL Western: 1947, 1948
  • NFC East: 1974, 1975
  • NFC West: 2008, 2009, 2015
Playoff appearances (10)
  • NFL: 1947, 1948, 1974, 1975, 1982, 1998, 2008, 2009, 2014, 2015
Ariz Cardinals uniforms
Uniforms of the Arizona Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals are a professional American football team based in the Phoenix suburb of Glendale, Arizona. They are the oldest continuous professional American football club in the United States, founded in 1899 in Chicago, Illinois. As of 2019, their starting quarterback is Kyler Murray. Drew Stanton is currently the number 2 quarterback. Arizona Cardinals play their home games at State Farm Stadium. The Arizona Cardinals played in Super Bowl XLIII, but lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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