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ST. LOUIS (5-7) vs. ARIZONA (7-5)

Sunday, 4:25 p.m., ET, Fox

OPENING LINE - Cardinals by 7

RECORD VS. SPREAD - St. Louis 5-7, Arizona 8-3-1

SERIES RECORD - Rams lead 34-33-2

LAST MEETING - Rams beat Cardinals 27-24, Sept. 8, 2013

LAST WEEK - Rams lost to 49ers 23-13; Cardinals lost to Eagles 24-21

AP PRO32 RANKING - Rams No. 19 (tie), Cardinals No. 13

RAMS OFFENSE - OVERALL (25), RUSH (17), PASS (26)

RAMS DEFENSE - OVERALL (18), RUSH (15), PASS (19)

CARDINALS OFFENSE - OVERALL (18), RUSH (24), PASS (14)

CARDINALS DEFENSE - OVERALL (7), RUSH (4), PASS (16)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Rams under Jeff Fisher are 3-0 against Cardinals. ... Rams trailed Arizona by 11 in season opener before rallying with two fourth-quarter TDs. ... In that game, St. Louis DE Robert Quinn had three sacks, two forced fumbles and four QB hits vs. Arizona against then-LT Levi Brown, who later was traded to Pittsburgh. Quinn leads NFC and is second in NFL with 13 sacks. He leads NFL with six forced fumbles. ... Before current three-game winning streak, Rams had lost 10 of 11 to Arizona. ... St. Louis has had three rookies top 100 total yards at least once in past six games, including Tavon Austin four times. .... After no turnovers in previous two games, Arizona committed three against Eagles. ... Carson Palmer has thrown nine interceptions in Arizona's five losses, six in its seven wins. Three came in Cardinals' win over Carolina. ... Cardinals WR Michael Floyd has 193, 104 and 99 yards receiving in his last three games. ... Larry Fitzgerald's nine TD catches rank behind 12 for Detroit's Calvin Johnson and 10 for Denver's Demaryius Thomas and Julius Thomas. Fitzgerald's career high is 13 in 2009. ... Fitzgerald's 15 TD catches against St. Louis are most by any active player against any team. ... Arizona OLB John Abraham has eight sacks in his last six games, giving him 130 for career, most among active players. ... Cardinals have lost eight straight against NFC West foes since last year's season-opening win over Seattle.

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