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Fantasy football start/sit advice, Week 9: Carson Palmer

Palmer is looking at a nice matchup and is coming in hot. Should fantasy owners start him this week?

Who would have thought the Arizona Cardinals would have the best record in the NFC? Well, that's where we are in Week 9 and a lot of it is due to quarterback Carson Palmer. He's thrown multiple TDs in all four of his starts with a passer rating greater than 90 in each start, as well.

Coach Bruce Arians has expressed how he loves the way Palmer has grasped the offense. What's more, his receivers Michael Floyd and Larry Fitzgerald are one of the best tandems in the league, and he also has rookie speedster John Brown, who caught a game-winning TD last week against the Philadelphia Eagles. Things look great for their entire offense.

This week, they'll get a decent matchup against the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys have been the 12th-toughest defense against fantasy QBs, but they have a lot of injuries and will be vulnerable.

Fantasy impact: Palmer is very consistent and playing indoors will help his cause. He's a low-end QB1 with a fairly high floor.