Carson Palmer

Carson Palmer

Height: 6' 5"Weight: 235 lbsAge: 38College: USCDrafted: #1 (1st Rd.)

Week 17 Outlook

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Week Rank (ECR) QB #13
Projection 15.7 pts


Expert Note
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The Rams get after the quarterback and Palmer as taken as many sacks as almost every QB in the league and is a turnover machine so it's best to avoid him in this matchup.

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Carson Palmer entering his final season?

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer told the media that he has "no idea" if 2017 will be his final season in the NFL.

Fantasy Impact

Palmer, 37, had seriously considered retiring this offseason. However, he ultimately elected to return along with teammate Larry Fitzgerald. Although his production regressed from 2015, Palmer still had a solid statistical year last season. In 15 games, he threw for 4,233 yards, 26 touchdowns, and 14 interceptions including six games of passing for at least 300 yards, plus, a 61 percent completion percentage. From a fantasy football perspective, Palmer is still a reliable signal caller, even if he's not a clear-cut QB1. He has a plethora of high-end weapons surrounding him that are playmakers that include, Fitzgerald, David Johnson, John Brown and J.J. Nelson. Palmer should be considered a borderline QB1/ QB2 for 2017 whose upside is sky high if his health and the health of his arsenal remains intact.

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Pass CmpPass AttPass YdsPass TdsPass IntsRush AttRush YdsRush TdsFumblesPoints
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Pass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsPoints
Last Week25530020.2
Last 3 Weeks285.72-0.3018.7
Season to Date282.51.72.5016.2
Game Log
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OPPPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsPoints
Week 17@ LAR25530020.2
Week 16@ SEA2841-1015.3
Week 15vs. NO31820020.7
Week 14@ MIA14525010.3
Strength of Schedule
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Next Game@ LAR9th easiest opponent
Playoffs (?)MIA, NO, SEA13th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--9th easiest remaining opponents