Only Jonathan Taylor has finished with more rushing touchdowns in the NFL this season than Arizona Cardinals running back James Conner. The former Pittsburgh Steeler, however, is likely to miss his team’s NFC playoff game on Monday against the Los Angeles Rams.
Fortunately for No. 5 Arizona, the other half of their backfield tandem – Chase Edmonds – indicated on Thursday that he is going to get dressed against No. 4 Los Angeles. Additionally, Edmonds expressed optimism that his teammate in the running game will try his luck in the first round.
In his first season with the Cardinals, Conner led the team in rushing attempts (202), rushing yards (752) and rushing touchdowns (15), while adding 37 receptions for 375 yards and three touchdowns. also in the air. The 26-year-old played the first 14 games of the regular season, before missing weeks 16 and 17 with a heel injury and returning in week 18.
Arizona and Los Angeles are scheduled to kick off at 8:15 p.m. ET on Monday.