“I’m Back”: Arizona Cardinals Announce Delightful News Ahead of Chicago Bears Fixture

Published 12/05/2021, 2:06 PM EST

Kyler Murray led Arizona Cardinals have been on scintillating form this season. The NFC West leaders have won 9 out of their 11 matches with only 2 losses in what has been a near perfect campaign so far.

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What makes their campaign even more impressive is the fact that their performances haven’t dropped in the absence of star QB Kyler Murray. Luckily for them, the star QB is soon set to make his return in Cardinals’ next match against the Bears.

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How has Colt McCoy performed for Arizona Cardinals so far?

Kyler Murray has been out for more than a month after suffering an ankle injury against the Green Bay Packers. In lis last match for the Cardinals, the QB threw for 274 yards with no touchdowns and two interceptions in the game. Ever since his injury, Arizona has relied on Colt McCoy to keep them afloat until Murray is ready to play.

Oct 28, 2021; Glendale, Arizona, USA; Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) throws a pass against the Green Bay Packers during the first half at State Farm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

As a starter, McCoy has won two matches and lost one match as the superstar QB’s replacement with his single loss coming against the San Francisco 49ers. In his three matches, he scored two touchdowns and received the highest rating of 119 in a loss against the San Francisco based side.

Kyler Murray announces his return from injury in style

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In only eight games this season, Kyler Murray has put up some mind-boggling numbers. He has 2,276 passing yards and has scored an impressive 17 touchdowns. Moreover, his all round play skills mean that he also has seven interceptions to go along with a 72.7 percent completion rate.

The fact that the Cardinals haven’t struggled to a great extent in his absence makes Murray’s return scarier. And for a scary scenario like this, the Cardinals’ announcement of Murray’s return was on point. They released the official statement of Murray’s return in a crumpled paper with a somber font announcing the terrifying enigma’s return with two words – “I’m Back.”

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Suresh Menon

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Suresh Menon is an NFL and Football writer at EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing BMM from St Xavier's College with his specialization in Advertising. Juventus is his favorite soccer club and he one day plans to go to Italy and watch a Juve match live.

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