Arizona Cardinals Tickets
About Arizona Cardinals
NFL team Arizona Cardinals plays its home games at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, AZ. Every year, the Arizona Cardinals battle the other NFC West teams head-to-head in sometimes-bitter, but always fun to watch rivalry. And who are these other NFC West teams? The Seahawks, Rams and 49ers. Bag your cheap Arizona Cardinal tickets to see these world-class athletes compete and proudly display their red, black and white team colors.
History of the Arizona Cardinals
The Cardinals are the oldest professional football franchise in the country, having begun as the Morgan Athletic Club in Chicago in 1898. They played as the Chicago Cardinals from 1920 until the team moved to St. Louis in 1960. The team relocated again in 1988, this time to the Phoenix area.
The team won the 1925 and 1947 NFL championships while playing in Chicago. The Cardinals won the NFC Championship title in 2008 but lost the Super Bowl to the Pittsburgh Steelers in the final seconds of the game.
The Arizona Cardinals Stadium
Since the 2006 season, the Cardinals have played their home games at University of Phoenix Stadium, a modern, multipurpose and very ecofriendly facility. It features the country’s first fully retractable natural grass field, which allows the grass full exposure to natural light between games. It has hosted the Super Bowl, the Fiesta Bowl and soccer championships. See this state-of-the-art facility yourself when you purchase Cardinal football tickets. Well, for the home games, at least. Trust us—the slow-roasted chicken nachos topped with guacamole, which were featured in Food and Wine, are well wroth the trip on their own.
Did you know these facts about the Arizona Cardinals?
- Fullback Ernie Nevers was the first Cardinal elected to the Hall of Fame. He scored 40 points in a 1929 Thanksgiving Day game, an NFL record. He scored six touchdowns and kicked four extra points.
- The Bidwell family has owned the team since Charles V. Bidwell purchased the team in 1932.
- Until 2010, the Cardinals were the only team in the NFL without an alternate jersey color.
The Biggest Arizona Cardinals rivalries
Cardinals vs Cowboys, Seahawks, 49ers…the list of Cardinals rivalries pretty much consists of every other member of the AFC West. Here are some details about team rivalries to think about when you buy Arizona Cardinals tickets—that is, if you want to see the highest-energy game possible.
Arizona Cardinals vs Dallas Cowboys
Many Cardinals fans make a point of going to the Cardinals/Cowboys game whenever it appears on the AZ Cards schedule because they love watching their Cardinals take on “America’s Team.” Cardinals tickets AZ are in pretty high demand for these games, so check this page early and often!
Arizona Cardinals vs Seattle Seahawks
The Cardinals and Seahawks both play in the NFC West, so the AZ Cardinals schedule guarantees two regular season meetings every year. The overall series is just about even. On New Year’s Day 2012, fans with Cardinal football tickets saw their team beat the Seahawks in overtime, 23-20.
If you are still in need of AZ Cardinals tickets, be sure to check out the games you want to see on the Arizona Cardinals schedule. Cardinals football tickets can go pretty fast, so don't wait too long.
Arizona Cardinals Team Schedule