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first_img Top Stories Cardinals expect improving Murphy to contribute right away “Well, I sensed some frustration after the Green Bay game.He said ‘Coach I can do this, I can do this,’” Hortonexplained. “I said ‘Yes, but you also have to be able torun the defense. If you don’t know where to go you can’tdo what you’re supposed to do.’” Horton said Schofield is one of the key guys that theyhave to get going.“We found a way to get him on the same page. He’ll have awristband. There’s nothing wrong with that. It’s just kindof a cheat sheet.”When asked if Schofield is too prideful to wear it, Hortondidn’t seem to care about pride getting in the way. “Couldbe, but I tried to explain it to him though. I think heunderstands now. It’s a way for him to play faster on thefield.”Schofield was injured for much of 2010 but still made hismark. The Cardinals expect a lot from the linebacker andthey’re hoping the extra time he puts in to study the newdefensive scheme will give him more time on the fieldSundays. Cardinals Defensive Coordinator Ray Horton feels goodabout the strides his group made last week against Seattlebut knows some things will have to change. “You have to add something,” he said. “You can’t do whatwe did last week for 16 games and be successful. You haveto come after people, and we are.”In saying that, Horton knows some guys are picking up thenew system faster than others. One of those struggling abit is linebacker O’Brien Schofield. What an MLB source said about the D-backs’ trade haul for Greinkecenter_img D-backs president Derrick Hall: Franchise ‘still focused on Arizona’ 0 Comments   Share   Nevada officials reach out to D-backs on potential relocationlast_img read more

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first_img What an MLB source said about the D-backs’ trade haul for Greinke Top Stories Nevada officials reach out to D-backs on potential relocation “When you’ve been playing football for so many years, I don’t care if you lose by one point or 50 points, if you step on the field you expect to win,” Dockett said. “Losing by one point and saying ‘Oh it’s okay we only lost by one point, it’s a moral victory,’ that’s a guy that I would never want on my team.”Dockett says that he sees maximum effort from everyone in his locker room and the Cardinals are still confident heading into every game.“We’re learning, we’re facing adversity in a major way,” Dockett said. “We just have to find a way to get ourselves out of the slumps, we have nine games left, all winnable games.”Dockett remains confident that the Cardinals are close to becoming a winning team again. “No team is beating us, we’re actually kind of beating ourselves and our effort is at an all-time high,” Dockett said. D-backs president Derrick Hall: Franchise ‘still focused on Arizona’center_img Comments   Share   Cardinals expect improving Murphy to contribute right away Arizona Cardinals defensive lineman Darnell Dockett believes his team is competing at a high level and has faith they will turn things around. “At the end of the day we have a lot of football left,” Dockett said. “We win one or two in a row and this whole thing will turn around but right now we’re just scratching for that second win.”The Cardinals are coming off a game in which they blew a 21-point lead and lost to the Baltimore Ravens 30-27. It was their fourth loss by four points or less this season.last_img read more