first_img The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo GLENDALE, Ariz. — A concussion limited him in practice this week — and kept him off the field completely Thursday — but Justin Bethel will play Sunday when the Arizona Cardinals host the Indianapolis Colts at University of Phoenix Stadium.He was not among the seven players designated as inactive Sunday.Bethel suffered a concussion early in the second quarter at Jacksonville last Sunday, and had been listed as questionable all week. Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling Top Stories His availability is a bonus for the Cardinals, who rely on him heavily on special teams. He’s the No. 1 gunner on the team, and his quickness off the edge has resulted in two blocked field goals — Week 2 against Detroit and Week 10 against Houston.Bethel has a team-high 12 special teams tackles, plus he has downed five punts inside the 20-yard line this season.For the third straight week, the Cardinals’ inactives are the same:WR Brittan GoldenQB Ryan LindleyLB Dontay MochTE Kory SperryDE Ronald TalleyG Earl WatfordRB Ryan WilliamsGolden, it should be mentioned, is still bothered by a hamstring injury. This week marked the first time he participated each day in practice, albeit on a limited basis.The remaining six players are healthy scratches.center_img Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires 0 Comments   Share   Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impactlast_img

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