Truth & Rumors > NFL

Raiders want to restructure Palmer's deal

Views
2638
Comments
11

01:55 PM ET 02.25 | The Oakland Raiders want to restructure Carson Palmer's contract and bring the QB back next season at a reduced price. Palmer is currently set to make $13 million in 2013, but he could take a pay cut similar to the one recently assigned to Michael Vick. Vick was set to cost the Philadelphia Eagles $15.5 million next season, but after re-working his deal, he should cost his team roughly $10 million instead. Palmer is coming off a solid season with the Raiders in which he completed 61.1 percent of his passes for 4,018 yards, 22 touchdowns and 14 interceptions.

Adam Schefter

, Streeter Lecka Streeter Lecka
February 25, 2013  01:58 PM ET

Restructure? As in pretend the trade never happened and get the draft picks back?

February 25, 2013  02:18 PM ET

"Palmer is coming off a solid season with the Raiders ..."

Solid, as in 4-12?

February 25, 2013  02:18 PM ET

$13M? No way that is happening. I think even Palmer knew this would be a likely scenario when he signed his deal.

February 25, 2013  02:19 PM ET
QUOTE(#2):

"Palmer is coming off a solid season with the Raiders ..."Solid, as in 4-12?

That is solid... for the Raiders.

February 25, 2013  02:32 PM ET

Try trading this guy, your not going anywhere with him!

February 25, 2013  04:31 PM ET
QUOTE(#5):

Try trading this guy, your not going anywhere with him!

No team should be willing to take his cap hit.

February 25, 2013  06:23 PM ET
QUOTE(#1):

Restructure? As in pretend the trade never happened and get the draft picks back?

beat me to it , I bet the wish they could restructure those draft picks back....

February 25, 2013  06:39 PM ET

"Raiders want to restructure Palmer's deal." Good luck with that.

Comment #9 has been removed
Comment #10 has been removed
 
February 26, 2013  08:34 AM ET

Cut him.....

Comment

Remember to keep your posts clean. Profanity will get filtered, and offensive comments will be removed.


Truth & Rumors

MOST POPULAR

  1. 1
    Bryant headed back to Germany
    Views
    4032
    Comments
    930
  2. 2
    Kerr 'absolutely expects' Knicks offer
    Views
    863
    Comments
    753
  3. 3
    Shakeup looms for White Sox
    Views
    5778
    Comments
    336
  4. 4
    Lightning may be swept aside
    Views
    1285
    Comments
    96
  5. 5
    Leonsis leaves coach, GM twisting
    Views
    2497
    Comments
    80

SI.com

SI Photos