Carson Palmer immediately brought a bit of respectability to the Cincinnati Bengals after they drafted him out of USC. He appears to have great football skills and has shown the ability to lead both by example as well as productivity. He has had a number of very good years in the league, but unfortunately he has also lost nearly a full season due to injury.
It appears that Palmer will continue to experience great success as his career continues. His talent can take the Bengals far in the future. Here are some interesting things to know about Carson Palmer, all based on things that have happened through the 2009 NFL season.
#1 During his career, Carson Palmer has thrown more touchdowns against the Cleveland Browns than he has against any other team in the league. He has completed 23 passes for touchdowns against them. That’s nine more than he has against the second place team.
#2 No player has caught more touchdown passes from Palmer than Chad Ochocinco. Those two have teamed together to score on 40 passing plays in their brief career together.
#3 Through the 2009 season, Palmer has thrown eight more touchdownsufabet เว็บออนไลน์อันดับ1 on the road (68)than he has during home games (60).
#4 The first touchdown pass Palmer would ever thrown in the NFL came in week one of his rookie season. It was a 31-24 loss to the New York Jets and it came on a third quarter pass that went six yards and was caught by Kenny Watson. This would be the only touchdown pass he would ever throw to Watson.
#5 At one point in 2007, Palmer threw seven consecutive touchdown passes over six straight games to T.J. Houshmandzadeh before completing one to another player. He threw him a 35 yarder in week three against Seattle, a one yarder in week four against New England, a 42 and a 30 yarder in week five against Kansas City, a three yarder in week six against the Jets, a nine yarder in week seven against Pittsburgh, and finally a 15 yarder in week eight against Buffalo. He finally broke the string by completing a one yarder to Jeremi Johnson later on in that game against the Bills.