Solely Jonathan Taylor completed with extra speeding touchdowns within the NFL this season than Arizona Cardinals working again James Conner. The previous Pittsburgh Steeler is in critical hazard of lacking his crew’s NFC wild-card playoff recreation on Monday in opposition to the Los Angeles Rams, although.
Thankfully for No. 5 Arizona, the opposite half of their backfield tandem — Chase Edmonds — indicated on Thursday that he’ll swimsuit up in opposition to No. 4 Los Angeles. Moreover, Edmonds expressed optimism that his teammate within the run recreation will give it a go within the opening spherical.
In his first season with the Cardinals, Conner led the crew in speeding makes an attempt (202), speeding yards (752) and speeding touchdowns (15), whereas including 37 receptions for 375 yards and three touchdowns by the air as nicely. The 26-year-old performed the first 14 video games of the common season, earlier than lacking Weeks 16 and 17 with a heel harm, and returning in Week 18.
Arizona and Los Angeles are scheduled to kick off at 8:15 p.m. ET on Monday.