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Arizona's Defense Playing at Elite Level

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The 49ers are tasked with playing the Cardinals Sunday with a chance to improve their playoff seeding and net another division title. But there might not be a defense playing at a higher level than Arizona's right now. Inside we break down the match up.

The peaking-at-the-right-time narrative isn't exclusive to the 49ers in the NFC West. The Arizona Cardinals - and one of the league's best defenses - can also lay claim to playing their best ball of the season down the stretch. And with that, they are one of the most desperate teams making them one of the most dangerous. The Cardinals' only shot their first postseason berth since Kurt Warner... Recommended Stories