| Bengals' woes could cut up Carson Palmer's upside
USA Today - USA
- Former Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Boomer Esiason
believes the team's current signal caller Carson Palmer
is poised for an MVP-type year after throwing for 4,035 yards and 28 touchdowns in 2006, less than a year removed from career-threatening knee surgery.
came back from a catastrophic injury and had a great, great season," the CBS analyst says. "That ultimately is a true test of whether somebody wants to be great or not.
"He'll have a monster season. Carson will put up 28-30 points on anybody. He will have a 4,000-yard, 35-touchdown season, I bet you."
At the moment, that bet seems a risky
Celebrities : Boomer Esiason, Carson Palmer|
Categories : Athlete News
Posted 8/30/2007 12:08:29 AM | Permalink
| Star athletes like fish out of water at Tahoe golf
San Diego Union Tribune - United States
- It's one thing to ride a bike as fast as Lance Armstrong
, drive the lane like Michael Jordan,
throw a pass like Carson Palmer
or catch one like Jerry Rice.
But hit a golf ball in front of a big crowd?
“Golf,” Armstrong says, stretching out the word like a British sports analyst. “It's a whole 'nother sport, whole 'nother beast. Hell, I get nervous when the lady in the beverage cart pulls up on the tee box.”
And he's not even in the tournament.
The seven-time champion of the Tour de France is set to play in the pro-am event preceding the American
Celebrities : Ray Romano, Brett Hull, Chris Webber, Kevin Nealon, Don Cheadle, Tiki Barber, Cheech Marin, LaDanian Tomlinson, Drew Brees, Jack Wagner, John Cook, Dan Quinn, Rick Rhoden, Tim Brown, Dan Quayle, Ray Allen, Michael Jordan, Jerry Rice, John Elway, Lance Armstrong, Dan Patrick, Marcus Allen, Lawrence Taylor, Mario Lemieux, Jason Kidd, Charles Barkley, Ben Roethlisberger, Carson Palmer|
Categories : Celebrity Appearances, Celebrity News, Speakers News, Athlete News
Posted 7/6/2007 12:07:13 PM | Permalink