Carson Palmer RUMORS & NEWS

  • Carson Palmer admits he never planned to retire during the 2017 NFL offseason

    CBS Sports "The Arizona Cardinals faced a scare this offseason as quarterback Carson Palmer appeared to be in limbo on whether or not he'd return for 2017. Palmer was believed to be a legitimate threat to retire, and if he walked away, the Cardinals were going to need a Plan B pretty quickly. As it turns..." August 09

  • Cardinals QB Carson Palmer gives David Johnson stitches

    Yardbarker "To the best of our knowledge, Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson did not snitch out Carson Palmer. That’s the good news. The bad news? Palmer’s arm seems to be incredibly fresh following a substandard 2016 season. How much so? Well, one of Palmer’s passes during a recent workout..." July 22

  • Arians: Palmer overworked his arm before last season

    NFL.com "The Cardinals' disappointing showing in 2016 was a tale of two seasons for Carson Palmer. By midseason, coach Bruce Arians felt compelled to defend his quarterback. Palmer was struggling behind an injury-ravaged offensive line while wideouts Michael Floyd and John Brown disappeared for long..." July 20

  • Cardinals RB David Johnson: I want to get a ring for Larry Fitzgerald and Carson Palmer

    Sportsnaut "If there was ever a current NFL running back who could help lead his team to a Super Bowl, it is David Johnson of the Arizona Cardinals. Not only would Johnson enjoy earning his first championship ring, he would love to help veterans Carson Palmer and Larry Fitzgerald go out on top. Both..." July 06

  • Cardinals' Carson Palmer says he'll make retirement decision after the 2017 season

    CBS Sports "Carson Palmer, 37, is entering his 15th NFL season and weighed retirement as recently as February. So it should come as no surprise to hear that Palmer won't guarantee his return for his 16th season. On Tuesday, Palmer revealed that he'll once again weigh retirement after the season. "I..." June 28

  • Carson Palmer: You never know when your last year is going to be

    Pro Football Talk "Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer said recently that he doesn’t think his age is a reason to bet against him and the team this season and pointed to other quarterbacks who have won the Super Bowl with more experience than Palmer’s 14 NFL seasons. Tom Brady was one example cited by Palmer and..." June 27

  • Carson Palmer will spend offseason making 'drastic' changes to his game

    ESPN "As the rest of the NFL continues with its last week of practice, Carson Palmer already is on summer vacation, plotting his course to revamp his footwork. That’ll be his No. 1 priority this summer, followed closely by building strength in his arm in order to have it ready to go when the Arizona..." June 14

  • Cardinals' Arians: Carson Palmer a ring away from Hall of Fame

    ESPN "From Bruce Arians' perspective, there's one thing -- albeit a big, bright shiny thing -- standing between Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer and the Pro Football Hall of Fame: a Super Bowl championship. "Well, statistically, if you put a ring on his finger, he probably has a chance to..." June 08

  • David Johnson: No added urgency because of Carson Palmer’s age

    Pro Football Talk "Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer said this week that he doesn’t believe his age is a reason to think that his play will take a turn for the worse during the 2017 season, but there’s no question that the 37-year-old is closer to the end of the line than the start of it. Wide receiver Larry..." June 08

  • Less is more: Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer not throwing in OTAs, not yet

    Arizona Sports "Everyone is in agreement what the plan is: Quarterback Carson Palmer won’t throw until the last week of organized team activities plus the three-day minicamp, meaning he’ll be spending much of the Arizona Cardinals’ practice time this offseason as a spectator getting mental reps and of course his..." May 16

  • Carson Palmer excited to see Andre Ellington at WR

    NFL.com "Andre Ellington is in Phase 2 of his transition from running back to wide receiver. The Arizona Cardinals still can't line up the receiver against a defense -- based on NFL offseason workout rules -- but quarterback Carson Palmer believes the ex-tailback can bring an added dimension to the..." May 10

  • Cardinals comfortable bringing in a young QB, with Carson Palmer a willing mentor

    CBS Sports "The Arizona Cardinals are in an interesting position heading into 2017. The organization is in good shape due to a strong talent base built by Steve Keim over the past few years. But Arizona is also very much a “win now” team because of stars Carson Palmer and Larry Fitzgerald likely facing the..." March 01