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Kamerion Wimbley fined $10,000 for hit on Carson Palmer

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A low hit on Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer was costly for Titans defensive end Kamerion Wimbley.

The NFL has fined Wimbley $10,000 for roughing the passer, saying that Wimbley illegally struck Palmer in the knee area.

The hit was costly for the Titans on the field, as the personal foul penalty set the Cardinals up with first-and-goal. They scored a touchdown on the next play.

Palmer hurt his ankle on the hit and is listed as questionable this week but is expected to play on Sunday at Seattle.

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11 Responses to “Kamerion Wimbley fined $10,000 for hit on Carson Palmer”
  1. doctorrustbelt says: Dec 20, 2013 6:00 PM

    Finally…. Carson Palmer gets a call.

  2. billdakamackattack says: Dec 20, 2013 6:05 PM

    I Couldn’t believe that hit when I saw it. It was a blatant obvious intentional Illegal Knee Shot that was just about as dirty as they come. I believe they were intentionally trying to hurt Palmer n knock him out of the game with the hit, to force back-up QB Drew Stanton ( Who is actually a good QB running Arians offense) into the game thinking that is the only way they could win, and had they won their playoffs chances n hopes would still be alive. The hit was so obviously intentional though , it was almost laughable. No place in the game for dirty hits on franchise Quarterbacks knee’s , with how teams are built around their QB these days. This punk biotch deserves every bit of the 25000$ Dollar fine!!!

  3. beardinals says: Dec 20, 2013 7:12 PM

    Cringeworthy hit. I thought his ACL was toast.

  4. kwjsb says: Dec 20, 2013 7:58 PM

    Don’t hut em high, don’t hit em low ….

    I dislike Bradshaw, but when they came out with the “In the Grasp Rule” he said something that still applies

    “They need to just put a dress on the quarterback”

  5. ikkarus1 says: Dec 20, 2013 9:30 PM

    Yeah I mean if you can’t hit them in the head or the knee there is NO other place to hit them. Why is it we just don’t allow any hit.

    I am sure there is no one in the NFL that would ever hunt a head or knee.

    Give me a break, in no other business do you get to destroy the product.

  6. ytownjoe says: Dec 21, 2013 12:14 AM

    Wimbley still playing? Amazing. He’s got a grand total of eight tackles this year.

  7. borisbulldog says: Dec 21, 2013 3:07 AM

    Umm, BillaDick?

    Franchise and Palmer don’t belong in the same sentence! No, they really don’t!

  8. borisbulldog says: Dec 21, 2013 3:10 AM

    Addendum to BillaDick-

    Palmer being a franchise QB is like saying Billy Bob Thorton is an Oscar type actor!

    Pretty hilarious!

  9. randomguy9999 says: Dec 21, 2013 5:26 AM

    kwjsb says:

    …. “They need to just put a dress on the quarterback”

    ———————————————

    it is a ton better for the game and the watchability of it when key players that don’t have a deep bench like QBs and kickers get some more protection.

    That way we don’t end up with a couple of hours of a BS game or guys that have no idea how to punt giving up silly fumbles or a completely handicapped team for half a season because some 22 year old wants to dirty hit a QB.

    Bountygate proved there needs to be some serious curbs on whacking key players. If NFL defensive players suddenly get a conscience, then we can take the dress off…. until then, we’ve gotta have it

  10. cmoke says: Dec 21, 2013 9:52 AM

    Billy Bob Thornton DOES have an Oscar and nominated for another. Even funnier!

  11. don2074978 says: Dec 21, 2013 4:05 PM

    They said Kurt Warner was washed up too

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