For a game that figured to have little scoring, one team had no problems putting points on the board. With back-up quarterback Colin Kaepernick running the show, the San Francisco 49ers beat the Chicago Bears up and down the field and once again put themselves in the conversation as the best team in the NFC.
The 49ers-Bears game Monday night on CBS 5 will feature two division leaders, two backup quarterbacks and two top defenses.
Although the Bears will be without Jay Cutler, the game between the two teams still figures to be a fight to the end. With the two best defenses in the league on display scoring will be hard pressed for both teams, and important for the 49ers to avoid the two corners in the Chicago secondary who can change the game in one play.
Hue Jackson told me the story about Jason Campbell finding out about the Carson Palmer trade on TV isn’t correct. After practice I taped an interview with the head coach of the Oakland Raiders for Gameday. Jackson said he called Campbell after the deal was done…
The Raiders can sure use this time to regroup from a 28-0 loss to Kansas City and get back on track with two big division games on the horizon.
The Carson Palmer era is underway already. The newly-acquired quarterback will reportedly start for the Raiders this Sunday.
Fast forward to October 18, 2011. Carson Palmer comes to the Oakland Raiders in return for two number one draft picks. Radio, TV, the internet, twitter and the blogosphere were dominated by discussion of “The Trade.” Allow me to join the debate.
After leading his team to a 4-2 record, Jason Campbell may have played his last game as a Raider. Following Campbell’s injury in Sunday’s game, the Raiders traded for QB Carson Palmer.
The Cincinnati Bengals have reversed course and have settled on a trade with the Oakland Raiders for quarterback Carson Palmer, according to CBS Sports.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – In the wake of the injury to quarterback Jason Campbell, the Raiders have traded for Carson Palmer from the Cincinnati Bengals. “I think he’ll play relatively quickly,” John Madden told the […]