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Carson Palmer

Carson Hilton Palmer

Position: QB
Height: 6-5    Weight: 230 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: December 27, 1979 in Fresno, CA
High School: Santa Margarita
College: USC   (school history)    (Palmer college stats)
Drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 100 (123rd overall since 1950)

Relatives: Brother of Jordan Palmer
3-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com

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Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD AV
2004 25 CIN QB 9 13 13 6-7-0 263 432 60.9 2897 18 4.2 18 4.2 76 6.7 5.7 11.0 222.8 77.3 25 178 5.95 4.96 5.5 2 3 8
2005* 26 CIN QB 9 16 16 11-5-0 345 509 67.8 3836 32 6.3 12 2.4 70 7.5 7.7 11.1 239.8 101.1 19 105 7.07 7.26 3.6 1 3 17
2006* 27 CIN QB 9 16 16 8-8-0 324 520 62.3 4035 28 5.4 13 2.5 74 7.8 7.7 12.5 252.2 93.9 54.14 36 233 6.84 6.79 6.5 2 3 15
2007 28 CIN QB 9 16 16 7-9-0 373 575 64.9 4131 26 4.5 20 3.5 70 7.2 6.5 11.1 258.2 86.7 59.29 17 119 6.78 6.14 2.9 2 2 14
2008 29 CIN qb 9 4 4 0-4-0 75 129 58.1 731 3 2.3 4 3.1 36 5.7 4.7 9.7 182.8 69.0 47.39 11 67 4.74 3.89 7.9 2
2009 30 CIN QB 9 16 16 10-6-0 282 466 60.5 3094 21 4.5 13 2.8 73 6.6 6.3 11.0 193.4 83.6 51.35 26 213 5.86 5.52 5.3 3 5 9
2010 31 CIN QB 9 16 16 4-12-0 362 586 61.8 3970 26 4.4 20 3.4 78 6.8 6.1 11.0 248.1 82.4 40.65 26 201 6.16 5.54 4.2 1 1 11
2011 32 OAK QB 3 10 9 4-5-0 199 328 60.7 2753 13 4.0 16 4.9 78 8.4 7.0 13.8 275.3 80.5 57.87 17 119 7.63 6.30 4.9 0 1 8
2012 33 OAK QB 3 15 15 4-11-0 345 565 61.1 4018 22 3.9 14 2.5 64 7.1 6.8 11.6 267.9 85.3 45.51 26 199 6.46 6.14 4.4 2 2 10
2013 34 ARI QB 3 16 16 10-6-0 362 572 63.3 4274 24 4.2 22 3.8 91 7.5 6.6 11.8 267.1 83.9 51.11 41 289 6.50 5.67 6.7 3 4 11
2014 35 ARI qb 3 6 6 6-0-0 141 224 62.9 1626 11 4.9 3 1.3 80 7.3 7.6 11.5 271.0 95.6 67.69 9 59 6.73 7.09 3.9 2 2 4
2015* 36 ARI QB 3 16 16 13-3-0 342 537 63.7 4671 35 6.5 11 2.0 68 8.7 9.1 13.7 291.9 104.6 82.15 25 151 8.04 8.41 4.4 2 5 16
Career 160 159 83-76-0 3413 5443 62.7 40036 259 4.8 166 3.0 91 7.4 6.9 11.7 250.2 88.1 278 1933 6.66 6.26 4.9 20 31 125
7 yrs CIN 97 97 46-51-0 2024 3217 62.9 22694 154 4.8 100 3.1 78 7.1 6.6 11.2 234.0 86.9 160 1116 6.39 5.97 4.7 11 17 76
3 yrs ARI 38 38 29-9-0 845 1333 63.4 10571 70 5.3 36 2.7 91 7.9 7.8 12.5 278.2 94.2 75 499 7.15 7.00 5.3 7 11 31
2 yrs OAK 25 24 8-16-0 544 893 60.9 6771 35 3.9 30 3.4 78 7.6 6.9 12.4 270.8 83.5 43 318 6.89 6.20 4.6 2 3 18

Playoffs Passing

Year Age Tm Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
2005* 26 CIN QB 1 1 0-1 1 1 100.0 66 0 0.0 0 0.0 66 66.0 66.0 66.0 66.0 118.7 66.00 66.00 0.0
2009 30 CIN QB 1 1 0-1 18 36 50.0 146 1 2.8 1 2.8 19 4.1 3.4 8.1 146.0 58.3 3 36 2.82 2.18 7.7
2015* 36 ARI QB 2 2 1-1 48 81 59.3 584 4 4.9 6 7.4 75 7.2 4.9 12.2 292.0 67.1 6 29 6.38 4.20 6.9 1 1
Career 4 4 1-3 67 118 56.8 796 5 4.2 7 5.9 75 6.7 4.9 11.9 199.0 66.9 9 65 5.76 4.06 7.1 1 1
2 yrs CIN 2 2 0-2 19 37 51.4 212 1 2.7 1 2.7 66 5.7 5.1 11.2 106.0 66.5 3 36 4.40 3.78 7.5
1 yr ARI 2 2 1-1 48 81 59.3 584 4 4.9 6 7.4 75 7.2 4.9 12.2 292.0 67.1 6 29 6.38 4.20 6.9 1 1

Advanced Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Att Y/A+ NY/A+ AY/A+ ANY/A+ Cmp%+ TD%+ Int%+ Sack%+ Rate+
2004 25 CIN QB 9 13 13 6-7-0 432 98 100 93 95 105 101 83 108 96
2005* 26 CIN QB 9 16 16 11-5-0 509 111 117 117 121 127 126 113 120 125
2006* 27 CIN QB 9 16 16 8-8-0 520 118 115 119 117 107 116 110 100 117
2007 28 CIN QB 9 16 16 7-9-0 575 106 113 103 108 115 106 93 121 106
2008 29 CIN qb 9 4 4 0-4-0 129 76 76 80 80 90 81 98 87 83
2009 30 CIN QB 9 16 16 10-6-0 466 94 94 98 98 99 105 102 106 100
2010 31 CIN QB 9 16 16 4-12-0 586 95 99 95 97 104 102 94 115 98
2011 32 OAK QB 3 10 9 4-5-0 328 126 127 104 106 100 96 66 110 95
2012 33 OAK QB 3 15 15 4-11-0 565 100 104 100 103 101 95 105 117 100
2013 34 ARI QB 3 16 16 10-6-0 572 108 105 97 96 106 98 79 98 96
2014 35 ARI qb 3 6 6 6-0-0 224 102 109 110 114 103 105 121 119 110
2015* 36 ARI QB 3 16 16 13-3-0 537 137 139 132 134 104 124 108 113 123
Career 160 159 83-76-0 5443

Rushing & Receiving

Games Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
2004 25 CIN QB 9 13 13 18 47 1 14 2.6 3.6 1.4 47 1 2
2005* 26 CIN QB 9 16 16 34 41 1 14 1.2 2.6 2.1 41 1 5
2006* 27 CIN QB 9 16 16 26 37 0 11 1.4 2.3 1.6 37 0 15
2007 28 CIN QB 9 16 16 24 10 0 10 0.4 0.6 1.5 10 0 5
2008 29 CIN qb 9 4 4 6 38 0 15 6.3 9.5 1.5 38 0 2
2009 30 CIN QB 9 16 16 39 93 3 15 2.4 5.8 2.4 93 3 6
2010 31 CIN QB 9 16 16 32 50 0 9 1.6 3.1 2.0 50 0 7
2011 32 OAK QB 3 10 9 16 20 1 10 1.3 2.0 1.6 20 1 2
2012 33 OAK QB 3 15 15 18 36 1 9 2.0 2.4 1.2 36 1 7
2013 34 ARI QB 3 16 16 27 3 0 10 0.1 0.2 1.7 3 0 6
2014 35 ARI qb 3 6 6 8 25 0 12 3.1 4.2 1.3 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 25 0 3
2015* 36 ARI QB 3 16 16 25 24 1 12 1.0 1.5 1.6 24 1 6
Career 160 159 273 424 8 15 1.6 2.7 1.7 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 424 8 66
7 yrs CIN 97 97 179 316 5 15 1.8 3.3 1.8 316 5 42
3 yrs ARI 38 38 60 52 1 12 0.9 1.4 1.6 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 52 1 15
2 yrs OAK 25 24 34 56 2 10 1.6 2.2 1.4 56 2 9

Playoffs Rushing & Receiving

Games Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
2009 30 CIN QB 1 1 1 2 0 2 2.0 2.0 1.0 2 0 1
Career 4 4 1 2 0 2 2.0 0.5 0.3 2 0 4
2 yrs CIN 2 2 1 2 0 2 2.0 1.0 0.5 2 0 1
1 yr ARI 2 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 3

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
2004 25 CIN QB 9 13 13 0 2 0 0 0 1 0
2005* 26 CIN QB 9 16 16 0 5 1 -2 0 1 0
2006* 27 CIN QB 9 16 16 0 15 2 -9 0 3 0
2007 28 CIN QB 9 16 16 0 5 2 -1 0 1 0
2008 29 CIN qb 9 4 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0
2009 30 CIN QB 9 16 16 0 6 2 -12 0 2 0
2010 31 CIN QB 9 16 16 0 7 3 -5 0 3 0
2011 32 OAK QB 3 10 9 0 2 1 -1 0 1 0
2012 33 OAK QB 3 15 15 0 7 2 -3 0 2 0
2013 34 ARI QB 3 16 16 0 6 1 0 0 1 1
2014 35 ARI qb 3 6 6 0 3 2 0 0 2 0
2015* 36 ARI QB 3 16 16 0 6 1 -7 0
Career 160 159 0 66 18 -40 0 18 1
7 yrs CIN 97 97 0 42 11 -29 0 12 0
3 yrs ARI 38 38 0 15 4 -7 0 3 1
2 yrs OAK 25 24 0 9 3 -4 0 3 0

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
2009 30 CIN QB 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
2015* 36 ARI QB 2 2 0 3 1 0 0
Career 4 4 0 4 1 0 0
2 yrs CIN 2 2 0 1 0 0 0
1 yr ARI 2 2 0 3 1 0 0

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
2004 25 CIN QB 9 13 13 1 1 6
2005* 26 CIN QB 9 16 16 1 1 6
2009 30 CIN QB 9 16 16 3 3 1 20
2011 32 OAK QB 3 10 9 1 1 6
2012 33 OAK QB 3 15 15 1 1 6
2015* 36 ARI QB 3 16 16 1 1 6
Career 160 159 8 8 1 50
7 yrs CIN 97 97 5 5 1 32
3 yrs ARI 38 38 1 1 6
2 yrs OAK 25 24 2 2 12

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams

Fantasy

Year Age G FantPos FantPt VBD PosRank OvRank
2004 25 13 QB 163 22
2005 26 16 QB 270 60 1 19
2006 27 16 QB 251 59 5 22
2007 28 16 QB 230 12 9 62
2008 29 4 QB 37 41
2009 30 16 QB 213 17
2010 31 16 QB 230 13
2011 32 10 QB 138 26
2012 33 15 QB 224 18
2013 34 16 QB 221 17
2014 35 6 QB 106 31
2015 36 16 QB 309 24 5 45
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Trades

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