Bengals gave Carson Palmer leverage

Updated: March 2, 2011, 12:03 PM ET
By Mark Kreidler | Special to ESPN.com

Nice couple of seasons Ohio is having. LeBron James told Cleveland to stick it, and now Carson Palmer is quoted as saying he will "never set foot in Paul Brown Stadium again," which has to thrill the good people of Cincinnati, some of whom have probably said the same thing more than once over the past few years.

But the common denominator isn't the great state of Ohio; the common denominator is money. James already was wealthy beyond even the modern athlete's measure (translation: ...

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