Found October 27, 2011 on
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Some call the former Cincinatti Bengals quarterback's decision to give up the NFL rather than play with the team as a selfish move. Some see Carson Palmer's decision as him just wanting to win and needed a new scenery for that to happen. Plus, he has always really hate the state of Ohio. After he made the decision before the 2011 NFL draft to leave the Bengals one way or another, he never spoke publicly about anything. Now with the Oakland Raiders, he can not hide anymore.
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If Terrell Owens does find a new employer this season, it's unlikely he'll be catching passes from a former teammate.
Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer said he can't envision Owens being on the receiving end of his passes for a second straight season.
“The problem is that for him to get here there’s not anybody that we could let go," Palmer said referring...
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- As bad as Carson Palmer's three-interception debut with the Oakland Raiders looked, he views it as a valuable teaching tool.
There are great stories ... and then there are must-read pieces like this one from Yahoo on the new-look Bengals led by Andy Dalton and how Carson Palmer quit on the team during the season last year.
Yes, you read that correctly: Palmer didn't decide after the 2010 season that he was done in Cincinnati; he made his intentions known while there were still games left to be played...