Nearly half of the NFL has Spanish-language radio broadcasts in Mexico, but the Cardinals have the most affiliates. The Cardinals also have a Spanish website version ( that translates web manager Darren Urban’s articles and a weekly two-hour radio show from Metrocenter.

“Gabriel and I are dedicated to this project,” Cantu, 30, said. “We’re headed the right way. It’s become a model to follow.”

The Cardinals’ hold in Mexico has become tangible, as season-ticket holders have traveled from Sonora to Glendale and youth teams in Mexico have called to request use of the “Cardenales” name. Cantu wants to branch out to Tucson and Yuma.Cardinals’ Spanish-radio voices help team’s popularity in United States, Mexico – Arizona News from The Arizona Republic.