Carson Palmer RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cardinals comfortable bringing in a young QB, with Carson Palmer a willing mentor

    CBS Sports "The Arizona Cardinals are in an interesting position heading into 2017. The organization is in good shape due to a strong talent base built by Steve Keim over the past few years. But Arizona is also very much a “win now” team because of stars Carson Palmer and Larry Fitzgerald likely facing the..." March 01

  • Steve Keim: We have to find QB to follow Carson Palmer

    Arizona Cardinals "If Steve Keim truly feared that Carson Palmer wouldn’t be back in 2017, the general manager was able to allay that concern last week when the quarterback went to dinner with him and let him know he was indeed going to play. That meant, at least for another season, the quarterback issue wasn’t..." February 13

  • Palmer: Retirement thoughts were 'never about anything other than my body'

    Arizona Cardinals "Carson Palmer is back for the 2017 season, releasing a statement about it Thursday. Friday, Palmer called into the “Rich Eisen Show” to talk a little bit about his decision to return, with little surprise — he’s an older guy, and he needed to make sure his body would hold up. He feels it..." February 10

  • Carson Palmer Will Play In 2017

    Arizona Cardinals "In what seemed inevitable – especially after wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald announced he would play in 2017 – Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer informed team president Michael Bidwill Thursday he too would play this season. Palmer had, multiple times, said he expected to play this season. But..." February 09

  • Carson Palmer wants to return to the Cardinals in 2017

    Sportsnaut "Carson Palmer may be returning to the Arizona Cardinals in 2017, after all. No announcement has been made but reportedly, Larry Fitzgerald’s decision to come back gives us a clue. “The understanding I was given is that Fitzgerald would not have decided to come back unless Carson Palmer was..." February 03

  • Carson Palmer refutes reports that his house is on the market

    Sportsnaut "A report surfaced on Tuesday that Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer had put his house on the market, moved out of state and pulled his children from school. It wouldn’t normally be a news-worthy piece of information. But with continued talk about Palmer potentially retiring, every..." February 01

  • Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer moves out of state

    ALL 22 "By all appearances, Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer sure doesn’t look like somebody who’s planning on returning to the team. Palmer is said to be contemplating retirement at age 37 after a brutal season behind a patchwork Cardinals offensive line that allowed him to get sacked 40..." February 01

  • Bruce Arians talked to Larry Fitzgerald, Carson Palmer: 'Nothing to confirm yet'

    Arizona Republic "The Cardinals have two plans for the offseason, one that includes receiver Larry Fitzgerald and quarterback Carson Palmer returning, and another in the event they retire, coach Bruce Arians said on Tuesday. “I’ve spoken to Carson and Larry every week since the season,” Arians said at the Waste..." January 31

  • Carson Palmer says he’ll play “if my body responds”

    Pro Football Talk "Carson Palmer wants to remain the Cardinals’ quarterback for at least another season, but he isn’t completely committed to it just yet. Palmer texted Dan Bickley of that he’ll play if his 37-year-old body holds up in the offseason. “I guess nothing is ever official until it is,..." January 30

  • Cards eager to know if Carson Palmer, Larry Fitzgerald will return "The season for the Cardinals has been over for several weeks, but a huge part of their future still hangs in the balance. As Super Bowl LI approaches and most teams are deep in planning for 2017, Arizona's brass still don't have an answer on whether quarterback Carson Palmer or wide receiver Larry..." January 29

  • Bruce Arians: Finding Heir To Carson Palmer Will Be One Of Their “Main Objectives”

    NFL Trade Rumors "Cardinals HC Bruce Arians mentioned that one of their main objectives this offseason will be to find an heir at quarterback to veteran Carson Palmer. “I hope to. That will be one of our main objectives in the offseason is to make sure the franchise isn’t in the situation it was after Kurt..." January 03

  • Cardinals' Carson Palmer returns to Coliseum for first time since USC

    ESPN "For years, Carson Palmer heard the chatter about the possibility of an NFL team moving to Los Angeles. The former USC Trojan had to temper his enthusiasm. He thought if it happened, the team would probably play at the Rose Bowl or build a stadium and certainly wouldn’t be a division..." December 31

  • Cardinals GM Expects Carson Palmer & Larry Fitzgerald To Return Next Year

    NFL Trade Rumors "Cardinals GM Steve Keim mentioned during an interview with Arizona Sports 98.7 that “based on conversations I had with them in training camp, I’d be surprised if [Carson Palmer and Larry Fitzgerald] didn’t play next year,” via There was actually a report early on in the season..." December 12

  • Carson Palmer will start vs the Seahawks

    247 Sports "Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians informed on Friday that quarterback Carson Palmer was likely to start on Sunday and the weekend has done nothing to move the organization off that position. Despite being listed as questionable on the official injury report due to a hamstring, Palmer is..." October 23

  • Carson Palmer working on side at Cardinals practice

    Pro Football Talk "Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer said that he left Monday night’s game against the Jets early because he was cramping after his exit was first attributed to a hamstring strain. It’s starting to look like the initial explanation might have had some credence. Palmer was listed as a..." October 20

  • Cardinals clear Carson Palmer (concussion) to practice "After a one-week hiatus, Carson Palmer is returning to the practice field. The Cardinals have cleared their starting quarterback to practice after he spent a week in concussion protocol. Palmer didn't even travel to Arizona's win over the 49ers on Thursday night, but is on track to start..." October 11

  • Carson Palmer still in concussion protocol, questionable for fantasy owners

    Arizona Cardinals "Injuries are starting to play a big role in what is happening with the Cardinals this season, and even though we are four days past the Cardinals’ last game, General Manager Steve Keim still didn’t gave anything concrete to say about guard Mike Iupati, who hurt his ankle against the 49ers. Keim,..." October 10

  • Bruce Arians 'optimistic' Carson Palmer will be back next week

    ESPN "Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians couldn't say with 100 percent certainty on Friday that quarterback Carson Palmer will be healthy enough to play against the New York Jets on Monday Night Football on Oct. 17, but he seemed fairly optimistic. "I can't say for sure," Arians said. "But he..." October 07

  • Carson Palmer ruled out for Thursday vs. 49ers "The 1-3 Arizona Cardinals are desperate for a win but will need to earn it without Carson Palmer. The team announced the starting quarterback will not play Thursday night versus the San Francisco 49ers. Drew Stanton will make his first start of the season. Palmer suffered a concussion on..." October 05

  • Carson Palmer remains in concussion protocol "Carson Palmer's status for Thursday Night Football is up in the air. Cardinals coach Bruce Arians told reporters that the quarterback was at the team facility Tuesday, but remains in concussion protocol and is still taking tests. Palmer suffered the concussion in the fourth quarter of Arizona's..." October 04

  • Carson Palmer Could Miss Extended Time with Concussion

    SI "Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer left Sunday’s 17–13 loss to the Los Angeles Rams after a hard hit late in the fourth quarter, where he was taken to the locker room and evaluated for a concussion. Palmer did not return to the game and was placed in the league's concussion protocol,..." October 03