What year did the Arizona Cardinals join the NFC west?
The NFC realigned from 3 five team divisions to 4 four team divisions in 2002. The Falcons, Saints, and Panthers Left the NFC West for the newly formed NFC South division, the Cardinals moved from the NFC East to the NFC West, and the Seattle Seahawks moved from the AFC West to the NFC West. The 49ers and Rams stayed in the NFC West.
As far as the Cardinals' best season in Arizona, it would have to be 1998. After posting a 9-7 regular season record & qualifying for the postseason via wild card, they traveled to Dallas and defeated the Cowboys, 20-7. This playoff win was the first for the franchise since 1947, when the then-Chicago Cardinals won the NFL championship.
The Arizona Cardinals originally started in Chicago and played there from their founding in 1898 through 1943. In 1944 because of the large number of players enlisting in WWII, the Chicago and Pittsburgh Teams combined to become Card-Pitt in 1944. The following year they returned to Chicago and played there from 1945 through 1959. The team then moved to St.Louis and played there from 1960 through 987. The franchise then moved to Phoenix in 1988…
They joined the NFL in 1922 (87 years) as the Chicago Cardinals. Since 1920 counting the APFL. The Arizona Cardinals are the oldest continuously run professional football team in the United States. In 1920 the Chicago Cardinals became charter members of the American Professional Football League, the NFL's predecessor. The team's first star was future Hall of Fame halfback Paddy Driscoll, who was known for his drop-kicking prowess. The Cardinals, based in Comiskey Park, captured…
No, Super Bowl last season was played between the Arizona Cardinals (AFC champion) and the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFC champion) with the Steelers winning their sixth Super Bowl via a 27 - 23 win. The Denver Broncos finished with a record of 8-8 in the AFC West tied to the San Diego Chargers. Based on the San Diego Chargers AFC West record of 5-1 to the Broncos 3-3, the San Diego Chargers clinched the AFC West.