Posts Tagged ‘Carson Palmer’

Raiders Move QB Carson Palmer To Arizona

The Carson Palmer era in Oakland is officially over. Tuesday, a day after the Raiders made a move to get Matt Flynn from the Seahawks, the team cut ties with Carson Palmer, trading him for nothing better than a 7th round pick to the Arizona Cardinals. The move according to Adam Schefter is for a […]

Raiders Want To Restructure Carson Palmer’s Deal

Oakland is going to try to restructure quarterback Carson Palmer‘s contract, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports citing league sources. The Raiders are scheduled to pay the 33-year-old Palmer $13 million this season. He passed for 4,018 yards with 22 touchdowns and 14 interceptions last season for the Raiders, who acquired the quarterback from the Cincinnati […]

Raiders Hang Tough; Still Fall at Home to Broncos 26-13

The Raiders showed some of the fight that many felt they would show, but in the end, the result for first-year head coach Dennis Allen was the same as it’s been as of late. A loss. Carson Palmer threw one interception that thwarted a possible scoring chance, as it was much of the same for […]

NFL Week Fourteen Preview – Denver vs Oakland

The Broncos should have an easy time Thursday in Oakland against a Raiders team whose defense has been one of the worst seen in the NFL in a LONG time. Right? Not so fast, as while the Raiders are pretty bad, the Broncos can’t just come in and assume if they throw their helmets on […]

Raiders Rolled by Bengals 34-10

It was a homecoming for Raiders Carson Palmer playing back in Cincinnati. It was not a very good one. The Raiders defense continued to have a historically bad season, and the Bengals rolled past them 34-10 Sunday to drop the Raiders to 3-8 on the season. “You can’t block things like that out,” Palmer said […]

Raiders Defense Dominated Again in 38-17 Loss to Saints

The Raiders once had a defense that teams were scared of playing. This is clearly not one of those seasons. Oakland’s defense was again shredded Sunday, this time by Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints, as the Raiders fell at home 38-17. The mood of the team was brought down a little more after […]

Raiders Can’t Stop Buccaneers; Fall at Home in Wild Setback 42-32

Run defense. It starts and ends with an attitude and tackling, and the Raiders Sunday did neither, allowing Tampa rookie back Doug Martin to run crazy in a wild 42-32 loss to the Buccaneers at home. The loss ends Oakland’s two-game winning streak, and drops them to 3-5 on the season, 2-2 at home. Martin, […]

Raiders Win Second Straight; Pound Chiefs 26-16 at Arrowhead

Last week the Raiders had to scramble for a comeback win over the Jaguars. Sunday, they made sure not to have to follow that script again on the road in Kansas City. Led by Carson Palmer‘s two touchdown passes, the Raiders pounded the AFC West rival Chiefs 26-16 for their first road win since last […]