Drew Stanton has been Palmer’s backup for the past four years and is still on the roster.

Despite Palmer flirting with retirement, the Cardinals didn’t do much to find his successor. They didn’t get anyone in the draft, though they signed undrafted free agent Trevor Knight. Their only other free agent signee was Blaine Gabbert, who put up a paltry 68.4 QB rating last season and was benched for Colin Kaepernick. Drew Stanton has been Palmer’s backup

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Odell Beckham Jr.’s absence doesn’t bother Landon Collins: ‘He’s good’

Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. risks losing $80,405 in fines if he doesn’t attend the team’s upcoming minicamp. However, one of his star teammates is optimistic Beckham will be there June 13 when the three-day session begins for all Giants players. "When it's time and it’s mandatory, he's going to be here,” Giants safety Landon Collins told co-host Bill

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Patriots receive Super Bowl rings with 283 diamonds

The Patriots received their Super Bowl rings during a ceremony Friday night at the home of team owner Robert Kraft. New England rallied from a 28-3 deficit to beat the Falcons in Super Bowl 51 on Feb. 5. It's no coincidence their championship rings, made by Josten, contain a total of 283 diamonds (nice touch, Patriots). "I got a standing

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Russell Wilson praises Colin Kaepernick as person, player

Russell Wilson sounds like he would have enjoyed having Colin Kaepernick as a teammate. That's not going to happen now, of course, as Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Friday the team has no plans to sign the controversial quarterback as a backup to Wilson. He's not an aging extra defensive back a la Jones, or an oft banged-up outside linebacker

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What really (still) matters at annual Underwear Olympics

The Underwear Olympics has morphed into the Under Armour Olympics. But don't be fooled by the stylish, TV-friendly aspects of the NFL Scouting Combine. There are events of substance that still matter to teams trying to make all-important draft decisions. How fast prospects run in a straight line over 40 yards or how many reps they can get up in

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No lead is safe: Patriots match Cavs, Cubs with historic comeback

Coming back from 25 points behind in the Super Bowl just doesn’t happen. Never happens. It’s unfathomable, unimaginable. It’s as inconceivable as … coming back from down three games to one in the NBA Finals. Or coming back from being down 3-1 in the World Series. Somehow, in the last eight months, between June 2016 and February 2017, the championships

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