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Let’s be honest here, Carson Palmer has made a boat load of money for not doing much. 2013 is the year Raiders fans find out who the true Carson Palmer is - the one who looked on the verge of greatness in 2006, or the guy everyone has been watching ever since. General manager Reggie McKenzie said there will be a quarterback competition; coach Dennis Allen echoed those statements.

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