Arizona Cardinals History

The Arizona Cardinals are in their one hundred and first season, playing their home games at State Farm Stadium, in Phoenix, Arizona since 2006. The Cardinals are led by head coach Kliff Kingsbury since 2019.

During their existence, they have had two people win Coach of the Year: Don Coryell, (1974); Bruce Arians, (2014).

During their careers, multiple players have won awards for the team: Garrison Hearst won the Comeback Player of the Year in 1995; Ottis Anderson won the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year in 1979; Anquan Boldin won the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year in 2003; Simeon Rice won the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year in 1996; Kyler Murray won the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year in 2019.

The Cardinals have won two championships in their history, most recently in 1947.

Arizona Cardinals Head Coaching History

Head Coach Years Record Win percentage Playoff record
Kliff Kingsbury 2019-2021 19-18-1 51.3% 0-0
Steve Wilks 2018 3-13-0 18.8% 0-0
Bruce Arians 2013-2017 49-30-1 61.9% 1-2
Ken Whisenhunt 2007-2012 45-51-0 46.9% 4-2
Dennis Green 2004-2006 16-32-0 33.3% 0-0
Dave McGinnis 2000-2003 19-45-0 29.7% 0-0
Vince Tobin 1996-2000 29-51-0 36.3% 1-1
Buddy Ryan 1994-1995 12-20-0 37.5% 0-0
Joe Bugel 1990-1993 20-44-0 31.3% 0-0
Hank Kuhlmann 1989 5-11-0 31.3% 0-0
Gene Stallings 1986-1989 23-39-1 37.3% 0-0
Jim Hanifan 1980-1985 39-49-1 44.4% 0-1
Bud Wilkinson 1978-1979 11-21-0 34.4% 0-0
Larry Wilson 1979 5-11-0 31.3% 0-0
Don Coryell 1973-1977 42-27-1 60.7% 0-2
Bob Hollway 1971-1972 8-18-2 32.1% 0-0
Charley Winner 1966-1970 35-30-5 53.6% 0-0
Wally Lemm 1962-1965 27-26-3 50.9% 0-0
Pop Ivy 1958-1961 15-31-2 33.3% 0-0
Ray Richards 1955-1957 14-21-1 40.3% 0-0
Joe Stydahar 1953-1954 3-20-1 14.6% 0-0
Joe Kuharich 1952 4-8-0 33.3% 0-0
Cecil Isbell 1951 3-9-0 25.0% 0-0
Curly Lambeau 1950-1951 8-16-0 33.3% 0-0
Buddy Parker 1949 6-5-1 54.2% 0-0
Jimmy Conzelman 1940-1942, 1946-1948 34-31-3 52.2% 1-1
Phil Handler 1943, 1945 1-19-0 5.0% 0-0
Ernie Nevers 1930-1931, 1939 11-19-2 37.5% 0-0
Milan Creighton 1935-1938 16-25-4 40.0% 0-0
Paul Schissler 1933-1934 6-15-1 29.5% 0-0
Jack Chevigny 1932 2-6-2 30.0% 0-0
Roy Andrews 1931 0-1-0 0.0% 0-0
Dewey Scanlon 1929 6-6-1 50.0% 0-0
Fred Gillies 1928 1-5-0 16.7% 0-0
Guy Chamberlin 1927 3-7-1 31.8% 0-0
Norm Barry 1925-1926 16-8-2 65.4% 0-0
Arnie Horween 1923-1924 13-8-1 61.4% 0-0
Paddy Driscoll 1920-1922 17-8-4 65.5% 0-0

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