Carson Palmer Suffers Season-Ending Knee Injury

Carson Palmer went down in Sunday's game versus the St.

Carson Palmer went down in Sunday's game versus the St. Louis Rams late in the third quarter. Preliminary reports suggest that this is indeed a torn MCL or ACL related injury. Palmer has had injury issues throughout the season but this one might be his last, at least until next season. 

The injury itself was a non contact event, where Palmer awkwardly planted his leg on the turf. Drew Stanton is Palmer’s backup and took the Cardinals down the field for some scores and a W. 

The question facing the Cardinals now is can the defense and run game help carry the load for their offense? This is a tough blow for a top NFC playoff contender however if anyone knows how to weather the storm its Bruce Arians.