As they passed each other in the visiting press room at AT&T Stadium, Isaiah Simmons and Vance Joseph could barely contain their excitement. Simmons, who was just minutes removed from forcing the game-winning fumble, embraced his defensive coordinator in jubilation. The former Clemson star, who had struggled for large stretches of Sunday’s game at Dallas, stepped-up in the fourth quarter…

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Johnny Venerable grew up in Bloomington, Illinois and attended Illinois State University where he majored in Broadcast Journalism. Since then he has spent time with ESPN Chicago as well as SB Nation's Revenge of the Birds, covering the Arizona Cardinals on a consistent basis since 2016. Catch him on a plethora of PHNX programming including "PHNX Cardinals Live", "PHNX Bets Daily" and the "PHNX Sunday Tailgate."