Oakland Raiders and Arizona Cardinals face off in the 2017 NFL preseason tonight. The game kicks off at 10:00 PM EST in University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona. CBS will be doing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
Several rookies have made their debuts in the NFL preseason. While the wins and losses of the preseason might not mean anything for the regular season race but it’s crucial for coaches and general managers to trim out the roster to 53. A majority of the big names won’t be around the league and it’s a golden opportunity for the young talents to show their mettle.
The Oakland Raiders will be meeting the Arizona Cardinals for the 16th time in the preseason this Saturday. In their last encounter, the Raiders posted a W 31-10 at Cardinals in 2016.
Date and Time: August 12th, 2017 10:00 PM EST
Venue: University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale, Arizona
TV: CBS (US Regional)
Undrafted rookie James Cowser is about to play in his first preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals Saturday Night.
With Matt McGloin off to Philadelphia this offseason, the Raiders may send EJ Manuel to compete with Connor Cook for the right to back up.
Coach Bruce Arians and offensive coordinator Harold Goodwin won’t there to call out to players for the Cardinals on Saturday night as it will be quarterbacks coach Byron Leftwich, who is apparently younger than quarterback Carson Palmer. So it would interesting to see how this combination works out for the Cardinals. Palmer will start Saturday night’s game following him will be Drew Stanton.
Third-string QB Blaine Gabbert will be man to watch out for, Gabbert gave the Cardinals touchdowns on the first two possessions in the Hall of the game last week.
Few of the Cardinals receivers are likely to sit out because of injuries: John Brown, Chad Williams, and Carlton Agudosi