Coming off a stunning upset of then number 6 LSU, the Rebels had a chance to bask in their glory for…
Arizona Cardinals Re-Sign Two Tight Ends
Originally a first-round pick of the New York Jets (27th overall) in the 2000 NFL Draft, Becht played five seasons (2000-04) for the Jets and spent three seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2005-07) before joining the Rams. The former West Virginia Mountaineer has contributed to seven 1,000-yard rushers in his 10-year career and has registered 185 receptions for 1,511 yards and 21 touchdowns.
Spach (6-4, 260) played in seven games (five starts) for the Cardinals in 2009 and had four catches for 38 yards. He originally came to Arizona as a free agent on October 28, 2008 and appeared in 11 games that season with six starts at tight end.
He entered the NFL as a rookie free agent with Philadelphia in 2005 out of Fresno State and played in 13 games (one start), collecting seven receptions for 42 yards as a rookie. He was released by the Eagles in 2006 and spent training camp with the Minnesota Vikings in 2007 before signing with the New England Patriots where he appeared in three games that season. For his career, Spach has appeared in 36 games (12 starts) and has 13 receptions for 95 yards and two touchdowns.
Spach and Becht are known as solid blockers and league sources believe the Cardinals will make a stronger commitment to the running game with veteran QB Kurt Warner deciding to retire recently.
CardinalFootballTalk.com Recommended Stories
Thursday night throwing fest on deck?
The Thursday night showdown between the Broncos and Chargers at Mile High Stadium (sponsorship withstanding) could see passing yardage a half mile long. Peyton Manning and Philip Rivers are at the top…Read More
Week 8: Fantasy Football Sit 'em
Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Rob Warner recommends a handful of players who should ride the pine. It may be because of a bad matchup, lost playing time, a nagging injury or an overwhelming…Read More
6 Sports Records Made to Be Broken
Move over Manning—here's a list of the best individual sports records that are ripe for breaking.Read More
TBT: Pumpkin Carving With A Handgun
While many hunters are focused on pursuing big game in late October, it’s also time to make sure you’re ready for Halloween, and specifically trick-or-treaters. In this throwback Thursday video,…Read More
NFL WEEK 7: Cheerleaders Who Need a Hug
It's easy to smile when your team wins. Here's to those women who didn't have it so easy.Read More