The Arizona Cardinals weren’t positive if Kyler Murray or DeAndre Hopkins can be obtainable for Sunday’s recreation towards the San Francisco 49ers. Seems, neither will play in Week 9 as each gamers have been listed inactive by the Cardinals.
Murray injured his ankle 10 days in the past in a loss to the Green Bay Packers, on Rasul Douglas‘ interception that sealed the victory for Inexperienced Bay. The Cardinals have been optimistic Murray would have the ability to play, regardless of the quarterback not practising all week. Colt McCoy will begin for Murray as Arizona seems to be to carry on to their lead within the NFC West.
Hopkins, like Murray, was listed as questionable heading into the sport. He had a hamstring harm which stored him off form all through the week. In his nine-year NFL profession, that is simply the third recreation Hopkins has missed as he has a repute of taking part in by way of accidents and getting on the sector. A.J. Green, Christian Kirk, and Rondale Moore might be in line for extra targets with Hopkins out.
Murray remained assured heading into the week he would play, however Arizona does not wish to danger the long-term well being of its franchise quarterback in a 17-game season. The Cardinals are nonetheless in prime place to clinch a playoff berth and have one other half of the season to play.
The 49ers are actually 5.5-point favorites, through Caesars Sportsbook, after opening as 2.5-point underdogs early within the week.
https://www.cbssports.com/nfl/information/kyler-murray-deandre-hopkins-inactive-for-cardinals-colt-mccoy-starting-against-49ers/ | Kyler Murray, DeAndre Hopkins inactive for Cardinals; Colt McCoy beginning towards 49ers