Found October 21, 2011 on NBC Bay Area:
After starting 0-3, the Kansas City Chiefs have won two straight and are coming off a bye week as they prepare for Sunday’s matchup at Coliseum against the Raiders. In their past three games, the Chiefs – who started the season by being pummeled by an 89-10 margin by the Bills and Lions the first two weeks of the season – have been much improved, thanks in part to quarterback Matt Cassel, who’s thrown seven TD passes vs. just one interception, while having a quarterback rating of 100 or better in each game. Cassel, however, isn’t the quarterback anyone outside Kansas City seems interested in talking about this week. Carson Palmer, acquired by the Raiders Tuesday in a trade with the Bengals, is one of the biggest stories in the NFL now. As of Friday morning, head coach Hue Jackson hadn’t announced if Palmer would start Sunday, but team and league sources have indicated in several reports that it will be Palmer, not Kyle Boller, who will be Oakland’s quarterback. Jackson, in fact...

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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter,  Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer wanted to get out of Cincinnati so badly,  that he ended up taking a $5 million pay cut. Palmer had to take the pay cut in order to help the Raiders fit under the salary cap.  I’m sure the Raiders will figure out a way  [...]

Oakland Raiders team report: Carson Palmer practicing as if he's the starter

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Palmer practices with Raiders, may get start vs. K.C.

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- On the second play of practice for Oakland's starting offense, Carson Palmer stepped in and ran a play.

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Al Davis Left Some Crazy Behind In Oakland

"And I was like, 'Die, 9ers fan!' It was great, you would have loved it." When the Cincinnati Bengals selected TCU’s Andy Dalton in the first round of this year’s NFL Draft, it was a clear indication that the Carson Palmer era was over for them. Palmer demanded a trade but Bengals President Mike Brown refused to reward his franchise QB by sending him elsewhere...

So, Did The Raiders Make "The Greatest Trade In Football"?

As you know, the Oakland Raiders went all in on 2011 this week when they traded away two unreasonably high draft picks to acquire Bengals QB Carson Palmer, who is STARTING this Sunday, which is downright nutty. And you know it's a questionable trade when people all over are declaring that Mike Brown outsmarted you. No matter. Raiders head coach and apparent new CEO of All...

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