Originally Posted by ALBballer
To be fair, Palmer came in mid season in a new system without playing one game the whole season. But I think we should give Palmer a full season under the offense before we write him off.
To also be fair, the reasons those in favor of the deal gave were that Palmer was a veteran who would pick up the system quickly; that he and Jackson knew each other and were on the same page; and that the Oakland system wasn't overly difficult or sophisticated.
Aside from a few brief moments, he's been embarassingly bad down the stretch.