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2005 Arizona Cardinals

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5-11-0, Finished 3rd in NFC West Division  · 2005 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -5.0, Offense: -2.0, Defense: -3.0, SoS: -0.2, avg is 0.0.

Scored 311 points (19.4/g), 17th of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 387 points (24.2/g), 26th.
 Differential of -76 points (-4.8/g), 23rd.  Expected W-L: 6.0-10.0.

Coach: Dennis Green (5-11-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Keith Rowen
 Defensive Coordinator: Clancy Pendergast

Stadium: Sun Devil Stadium
 Training Camp: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (Prescott, Arizona)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Kurt Warner 34 7 10 242 for 375, 2,713 yards, 11 td, 9 int, & 13 rushes for 28 yards and 0 td
RB Marcel Shipp 27 4 11 157 rushes for 451 yards, 0 td, & 35 catches for 255 yards and 0 td
WR Anquan Boldin 25 2 14 102 catches for 1,402 yards, 7 td, & 12 rushes for 45 yards and 0 td Arizona Cardinals / 2nd / 54th pick / 2003
WR Larry Fitzgerald* 22 1 16 103 catches for 1,409 yards, 10 td, & 8 rushes for 41 yards and 0 td Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 3rd pick / 2004
TE Adam Bergen 22 Rook 9 28 catches for 270 yards, 1 td
TE Eric Edwards 25 1 9 12 catches for 133 yards, 1 td
LT Leonard Davis 27 4 15 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 2nd pick / 2001
LG Reggie Wells 25 2 9 Arizona Cardinals / 6th / 177th pick / 2003
C Nick Leckey 23 1 9 1 fumble recovered Arizona Cardinals / 6th / 167th pick / 2004
RG Elton Brown 23 Rook 9 Arizona Cardinals / 4th / 111th pick / 2005
RT Oliver Ross 31 7 12 1 fumble recovered Dallas Cowboys / 5th / 138th pick / 1998
 Defensive Starters
LDE Chike Okeafor 29 6 16 7.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 89th pick / 1999
LDT Ross Kolodziej 27 4 14 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 7th / 230th pick / 2001
RDT Darnell Dockett 24 1 16 0.5 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Arizona Cardinals / 3rd / 64th pick / 2004
RDE Bertrand Berry 30 8 8 6.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Indianapolis Colts / 3rd / 86th pick / 1997
LLB Karlos Dansby 24 1 15 4.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Arizona Cardinals / 2nd / 33rd pick / 2004
MLB James Darling 31 8 14 1.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 57th pick / 1997
RLB Orlando Huff 27 4 12 1.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Seattle Seahawks / 4th / 104th pick / 2001
LCB Robert Tate 32 8 5 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Minnesota Vikings / 6th / 183rd pick / 1997
RCB David Macklin 27 5 15 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Indianapolis Colts / 3rd / 91st pick / 2000
SS Adrian Wilson 26 4 16 8.0 sacks, 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Arizona Cardinals / 3rd / 64th pick / 2001
FS Robert Griffith 35 11 16 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Neil Rackers*+ 29 5 0 40 of 42 field goals & 20 of 20 extra points Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 169th pick / 2000
P Scott Player 36 7 0 73 punts for a 43.9 average, 1 blocked
PR Reggie Swinton 30 4 0 42 punt returns for a 8.0 average and 0 td
KR Reggie Swinton 30 4 0 63 kick returns for a 23.1 average and 0 td

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
76 Ian Allen 27 2 0 310 6-4 Purdue 7/22/1978 3 0
22 Damien Anderson 26 5 0 212 5-11 Northwestern 7/17/1979 3 0
28 J.J. Arrington 22 rb 15 5 214 5-9 California 1/23/1983 Rook 3 Arizona Cardinals / 2nd / 44th pick / 2005
30 Obafemi Ayanbadejo 30 rb 16 2 235 6-2 San Diego St. 3/5/1975 7 2
44 Jarrod Baxter 26 fb 8 2 245 6-1 New Mexico 3/9/1979 3 0 Houston Texans / 5th / 136th pick / 2002
89 Adam Bergen 22 TE 16 9 263 6-4 Lehigh 9/3/1983 Rook 2
92 Bertrand Berry 30 RDE 8 8 275 6-3 Notre Dame 8/15/1975 8 4 Indianapolis Colts / 3rd / 86th pick / 1997
55 Darryl Blackstock 22 lb 14 1 241 6-3 Virginia 5/30/1983 Rook 1 Arizona Cardinals / 3rd / 95th pick / 2005
81 Anquan Boldin 25 WR 14 14 218 6-1 Florida St. 10/3/1980 2 10 Arizona Cardinals / 2nd / 54th pick / 2003
73 Jeremy Bridges 25 g 7 3 301 6-4 Southern Miss 4/19/1980 1 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 6th / 185th pick / 2003
85 John Bronson 23 1 0 260 6-3 Penn St. 7/8/1982 Rook 0
61 Elton Brown 23 RG 9 9 329 6-5 Virginia 5/22/1982 Rook 4 Arizona Cardinals / 4th / 111th pick / 2005
93 Tim Bulman 23 dt 8 1 294 6-3 Boston Col. 10/31/1982 Rook 1
69 Rolando Cantu 24 1 0 361 6-5 ITESM Monterey 2/25/1981 Rook 0
22 Dyshod Carter 27 3 0 195 5-10 Kansas St. 6/18/1978 4 0
94 Antonio Cochran 29 3 0 299 6-4 Georgia 6/21/1976 6 0 Seattle Seahawks / 4th / 115th pick / 1999
58 Karlos Dansby 24 LLB 15 15 243 6-4 Auburn 11/3/1981 1 9 Arizona Cardinals / 2nd / 33rd pick / 2004
51 James Darling 31 MLB 14 14 247 6-1 Washington St. 12/29/1974 8 7 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 57th pick / 1997
75 Leonard Davis 27 LT 15 15 375 6-6 Texas 9/5/1978 4 7 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 2nd pick / 2001
98 Russell Davis 30 dt 3 3 310 6-4 North Carolina 3/28/1975 6 1 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 48th pick / 1999
90 Darnell Dockett 24 RDT 16 16 293 6-4 Florida St. 5/27/1981 1 7 Arizona Cardinals / 3rd / 64th pick / 2004
83 Eric Edwards 25 TE 16 9 256 6-5 LSU 8/4/1980 1 1
68 Dante Ellington 25 2 0 330 6-6 Alabama 2/29/1980 Rook 0
11 Larry Fitzgerald* 22 WR 16 16 225 6-3 Pittsburgh 8/31/1983 1 10 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 3rd pick / 2004
47 Aaron Francisco 22 11 0 212 6-2 BYU 7/5/1983 Rook 1
25 Eric Green 23 lcb 12 5 197 5-11 Virginia Tech 3/16/1982 Rook 3 Arizona Cardinals / 3rd / 75th pick / 2005
34 Robert Griffith 35 FS 16 16 197 5-11 San Diego St. 11/30/1970 11 6
64 Adam Haayer 28 t 12 4 311 6-6 Minnesota 2/22/1977 3 3 Tennessee Titans / 6th / 199th pick / 2001
29 Quentin Harris 28 db 16 1 214 6-1 Syracuse 1/26/1977 3 2
48 Nathan Hodel 28 16 0 249 6-2 Illinois 11/12/1977 3 0
42 James Hodgins 28 1 0 274 6-1 San Jose St. 4/30/1977 6 0
15 Carlyle Holiday 24 1 0 217 6-2 Notre Dame 10/4/1981 Rook 0
57 Orlando Huff 27 RLB 16 12 250 6-2 Fresno St. 8/14/1978 4 6 Seattle Seahawks / 4th / 104th pick / 2001
32 James Jackson 29 8 0 215 5-10 Miami (FL) 8/4/1976 4 0 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 65th pick / 2001
80 Bryant Johnson 24 wr 14 4 214 6-2 Penn St. 3/7/1981 2 3 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 17th pick / 2003
59 Eric Johnson 29 3 0 210 6-0 Nebraska 4/30/1976 5 0
84 Teyo Johnson 24 te 7 3 260 6-5 Stanford 11/29/1981 2 0 Oakland Raiders / 2nd / 63rd pick / 2003
53 Isaac Keys 27 6 0 245 6-3 Morehouse 6/6/1978 1 0
72 Ross Kolodziej 27 LDT 16 14 295 6-3 Wisconsin 5/11/1978 4 7 New York Giants / 7th / 230th pick / 2001
60 Nick Leckey 23 C 14 9 298 6-3 Kansas St. 3/12/1982 1 4 Arizona Cardinals / 6th / 167th pick / 2004
82 Charles Lee 28 6 0 227 6-3 Central Florida 11/19/1977 5 1 Green Bay Packers / 7th / 242nd pick / 2000
62 Shawn Lynch 26 c 2 1 294 6-4 Duke 7/25/1979 Rook 1
27 David Macklin 27 RCB 16 15 200 5-10 Penn St. 7/14/1978 5 7 Indianapolis Colts / 3rd / 91st pick / 2000
37 Adrian Mayes 25 3 0 211 6-1 LSU 11/17/1980 1 0
12 Josh McCown 26 qb 9 6 212 6-4 SMU,Sam Houston St. 7/4/1979 3 5 Arizona Cardinals / 3rd / 81st pick / 2002
19 LeRon McCoy 23 wr 10 4 205 6-1 Indiana (PA) 1/24/1982 Rook 1 Arizona Cardinals / 7th / 226th pick / 2005
52 Lance Mitchell 24 12 0 247 6-2 Oklahoma 10/9/1981 Rook 1 Arizona Cardinals / 5th / 168th pick / 2005
91 Langston Moore 24 dt 8 1 303 6-1 South Carolina 7/17/1981 1 1 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 174th pick / 2003
33 Harold Morrow 32 14 0 232 5-11 Auburn 2/24/1973 9 0
82 J.J. Moses 26 2 0 178 5-6 Iowa St. 9/12/1979 3 0
16 John Navarre 25 1 0 250 6-6 Michigan 9/9/1980 1 0 Arizona Cardinals / 7th / 202nd pick / 2004
18 Reggie Newhouse 24 wr 3 1 191 6-1 Baylor 2/16/1981 1 0
3 Nick Novak 24 5 0 191 6-0 Maryland 8/21/1981 Rook 0
56 Chike Okeafor 29 LDE 16 16 265 6-4 Purdue 3/27/1976 6 8 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 89th pick / 1999
97 Calvin Pace 25 de 5 1 262 6-4 Wake Forest 10/28/1980 2 1 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 18th pick / 2003
70 Anton Palepoi 27 3 0 283 6-3 UNLV 1/19/1978 3 0 Seattle Seahawks / 2nd / 60th pick / 2002
10 Scott Player 36 P 16 0 213 6-1 Flager,Florida St. 12/17/1969 7 2
1 Neil Rackers*+ 29 K 15 0 205 6-0 Illinois 8/16/1976 5 7 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 169th pick / 2000
20 Lamont Reid 23 db 10 1 187 6-0 North Carolina St. 5/4/1982 Rook 1
21 Antrel Rolle 23 db 5 4 202 6-0 Miami (FL) 12/16/1982 Rook 2 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 8th pick / 2005
79 Oliver Ross 31 RT 12 12 317 6-5 Iowa St. 9/27/1974 7 5 Dallas Cowboys / 5th / 138th pick / 1998
35 Ernest Shazor 22 2 0 231 6-4 Michigan 7/4/1983 Rook 0
31 Marcel Shipp 27 RB 15 11 230 5-11 Massachusetts 8/8/1978 4 4
67 Antonio Smith 24 RDE 11 8 274 6-3 Oklahoma St. 10/21/1981 1 4 Arizona Cardinals / 5th / 135th pick / 2004
71 Alex Stepanovich 24 C 9 9 300 6-4 Ohio St. 9/25/1981 1 4 Arizona Cardinals / 4th / 100th pick / 2004
87 Reggie Swinton 30 KR 15 0 186 6-0 Murray St. 7/24/1975 4 0
26 Robert Tate 32 LCB 13 5 188 5-10 Cincinnati 10/19/1973 8 3 Minnesota Vikings / 6th / 183rd pick / 1997
50 Lester Towns 28 lb 2 1 252 6-1 Washington 8/28/1977 5 0 Carolina Panthers / 7th / 221st pick / 2000
96 R-Kal Truluck 31 7 0 255 6-4 Cortland St. 9/30/1974 3 0
78 Fred Wakefield 27 RT 15 9 288 6-7 Illinois 9/17/1978 4 4
23 Raymond Walls 26 db 7 2 188 5-10 Southern Miss 7/24/1979 4 1 Indianapolis Colts / 5th / 152nd pick / 2001
13 Kurt Warner 34 QB 10 10 220 6-2 Northern Iowa 6/22/1971 7 7
74 Reggie Wells 25 LG 9 9 320 6-4 Clarion 11/3/1980 2 4 Arizona Cardinals / 6th / 177th pick / 2003
24 Adrian Wilson 26 SS 16 16 222 6-3 North Carolina St. 10/12/1979 4 7 Arizona Cardinals / 3rd / 64th pick / 2001
Team Total 26.4 16 248.9 6-2.1 2.9