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How bad were the Arizona Cardinals last season? Larry Fitzgerald, the Cardinals star wide receiver called it the worst season of his career. What spurned this confession, the introduction of Carson Palmer as his new quarterback. Palmer will be Fitzgeraldâs eight QB since Kurt Warner left in 2009.
.@larryfitzgerald on Carson Palmer: âIâm coming off the most disappointing season of my career and Iâm in âprove itâ mode âŚ
â Darren Urban (@Cardschatter) April 2, 2013
More @larryfitzgerald on Palmer: âAnyone who can come to our team and help us reclaim the division Iâm all for.â
â Darren Urban (@Cardschatter) April 2, 2013
Fitzgeraldâs 798 receiving yards were his lowest numbers of his output since his rookie year, and his four touchdowns were the fewest of any season in his career.The Cardinals went 5-11 landing 4th in the NFC West division.
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According to Peter King of SI.com, wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is excited to have Carson Palmer as a teammate with the Cardinals, now that a trade has finally been completed. Source close to Fitzgerald told me, âHe thinks this was the best option for the team to be competitive. Heâs really happy.â â Peter King (@SI_PeterKing) April 2, 2013 If I was Fitzgerald, I would...
You know the quarterback play on your team has been bad, when you are ecstatic about your team acquiring a guy most pundits would describe as mediocre at best.
Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is on cloud nine about the trade for Carson Palmer. Â Weâre not sure how long this excitement will last, but for now Fitzgerald is feeling somewhat rejuvenated.
The Oakland Raiders have traded quarterback Carson Palmer and a seventh-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft to the Arizona Cardinals for a 2013 sixth-round pick and a 2014 conditional seventh-round pick.
If Palmer starts more than 13 games in 2013, the Raiders would receive the draft pick.
"We'd like to thank Carson Palmer for his services over the past two seasons,"...
The Cardinals and Oakland Raiders are putting the finishing touches on a trade to send quarterback Carson Palmer to Arizona, according to USA Today.
According to the report, the teams have discussed swapping late-round picks in this month's draft, plus the Raiders would get an additional pick on Day 3.
Palmer would then sign a reworked contract with the Cardinals, reportedly...
According to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic, Raidersâ quarterback Carson Palmer was dining with the Cardinals in Arizona on Monday night.
Carson Palmer was in Arizona Monday night, had dinner with #azcardinals execs.
â Kent Somers (@kentsomers) April 2, 2013
A trade is expected to be finalized within the next 24 hours that will send Palmer to the desert.
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The Arizona Cardinals and head coach Bruce Arians got their man, and for next to nothing. Â NFL.comâs Ian Rapoport is reporting that the Raiders traded Carson Palmer to Arizona for a late round pick.
Palmer will take a slight pay cut from the $13 million he was due, but will still make over $20 million the next two seasons. Pundits may shun the move, but Larry Fitzgerald finally...
Coming into this offseason, the Cardinals had one of the worst set of quarterbacks in the NFL. That set got a little better today.
According to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport, the rumored trade that will send Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer to the Cardinal is now official. The report also states that the Cardinals only gave up a seventh round pick, and that pick is only shipped...
After the Oakland Raiders acquired quarterback Matt Flynn
from the Seattle Seahawks, they picked up discussions with the Arizona
Cardinals regarding Carson Palmer. It appeared that a deal was pending, but the
trade has since âhit a snag,â according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.
Carson Palmer trade not finalized. Things "hit a snag" according to a source. Unsure...
According to ESPNâs Adam Schefter, the Oakland Raiders have traded quarterback Carson Palmer to the Arizona Cardinals for a conditional 7th round pick.
Cardinals trade for Carson Palmer now official. Raiders get back a conditional 7th-rd pick in 2014 if Palmer starts 13 games.
â Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 2, 2013
Palmer will earn $20 million over two years, which is...
The news hit my twitterfeed like there was a cure for cancer.Â Arizona trades for Carson Palmer!Â Finally, Larry Fitzgerald has a real quarterback throwing to him!Â Itâll be just like old times for Fitzy!Â And this is much longer than twitter will ever allow for one tweet!Â It mustâve been broken up over like 5!Â And I canât stop using exclamation points!!!âŚ!!!Â Itâs...
I would hate to be a personnel scout for any NFL team, the paperwork and the endless evaluationsÂ have to be tiring.When it comes to evaluating a player's on the field production, alot of factors go into play. Looking at a season's stats is not enough to determine how well they played.Just look at Carson Palmer last year. Â He had five games with 350+ yards of passing, but...