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Monday, September 9, 2013
Quick hits from Bruce Arians’ presser
By Josh Weinfuss
After watching the game tape,
coach Bruce Arians said he was "disappointed" but not "discouraged" with his team’s performance in their
St. Louis Rams
Here are a few notes from his Monday news conference:
• The three sacks allowed by LT
weren't all Brown's fault, Arians said. Twice a running back left early before waiting to finish a block.
• Arians called
’s kickoffs poor and said his squib kicks early in the game were not planned.
• There’s a chance TE
may miss another week.
• The Cardinals came home healthy.
played 20 snaps, and Arians said that's too few. He'd like Abraham to get about 10 more a game.
• Arians was pleased with the running game, which totaled 86 yards between
, but too many times there were blockers slowing them down.
• Arians said he left three of six “bullets” in the playbook. A “bullet” is a deep pass and Arians said from his opening news conference he wanted to use all six every game.