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They were known as the Phoenix Cardinals before they changed their name to the Arizona Cardinals before the 1994 season.

Before that, they were the St. Louis Cardinals (1960-1986) and the Chicago Cardinals (1898-1959).

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They were originally the Morgan Athletic Club when they were founded in 1898 and became the Chicago Cardinals when they joined the NFL in 1920. They were the St. Louis Cardinals from 1960 through 1986, and they were the Phoenix Cardinals from 1987 through 1993. They changed their name to the Arizona Cardinals in 1994.

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