After being replaced by Ryan Tannehill last year, can Marcus Mariota do the same to Derek Carr this year? When the Tennessee Titans traded for Ryan Tannehill last offseason, everyone was saying the right things about Marcus Mariota’s status as the starter. Of course that changed, after a benching of Mariota in Week 6, and
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA – SEPTEMBER 22: Nelson Agholor #13 of the Philadelphia Eagles carries the ball and scores a touchdown during their game against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field on September 22, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Lions won 27-24. (Photo by Emilee Chinn/Getty Images) March Madness memory lane: Davidson’s Stephen Curry becomes a
Former Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota will sign with the Las Vegas Raiders. Can a change of scenery working with head coach Jon Gruden lead to a revival? Former Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota has agreed to a deal with the Las Vegas Raiders, as reported by NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo. Mariota has
The Las Vegas Raiders need to decide soon if Derek Carr is long-term answer at quarterback. If he’s not, they need to look to the NFL Draft or free agency. Derek Carr is the Raiders’ past and present, but how sure are we he’s in their future plans? With the franchise moving to Las Vegas
It will only take one team to hold him in that high a regard, but could Jalen Hurts really become a first-round pick? The Las Vegas Raiders seem inclined to move on from quarterback Derek Carr as soon as possible, and if they can do so this offseason, they will. Drafting a signal-caller is surely
If Al Davis was still alive, he would be all about Alabama Crimson Tide wide receiver Henry Ruggs III, who tore it up at the NFL Scouting Combine. The late Al Davis would have made Henry Ruggs III an Oakland Raider. So much speed. The Raiders may call Las Vegas home these days, but it
The Las Vegas Raiders are closer to contending than we all think. Here are five steps the Silver and Black can take to be contenders in the 2020 campaign. Even though they play in the same AFC West division as the reigning Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs, you have to like what you’ve seen
Yannick Ngakoue wants to be traded away from the Jacksonville Jaguars, and the Las Vegas Raiders are a logical partner. It’s time for the Las Vegas Raiders to make their move. Moving into a new city and stadium, the Raiders have myriad factors to consider this offseason. While general manager Mike Mayock is only concerned
Jadeveon Clowney, Seattle Seahawks. (Photo by Rob Leiter/Getty Images) 2020 Big Ten Football spring schedule, storylines and burning questions by Patrick Schmidt The Las Vegas Raiders need to make a few big splashes in free agency. They should be all-in on Jadeveon Clowney and Robby Anderson. The Las Vegas Raiders need to take some home-run
The Las Vegas Raiders have the ammunition to trade up for either Tua Tagovailoa or Justin Herbert in the 2020 NFL Draft, if they feel so inclined. Could Tua Tagovailoa or Justin Herbert be wearing Silver and Black? The Las Vegas Raiders will play their first season in Southern Nevada this fall at brand-new Allegiant
Josh Jacobs had a fine rookie season, but Raiders GM Mike Mayock has set high expectations for 2020. Despite missing three games, Josh Jacobs finished eighth in the league in rushing as a rookie last year with 1,150 yards (4.8 yards per carry). The award went to Kyler Murray, but it easy to see Jacobs
Derek Carr doesn’t seem long for the Las Vegas Raiders, and these five teams look like viable landing spots for him. Derek Carr has never seemed very likely to be the Raiders’ quarterback when they moved from Oakland to Las Vegas, despite the fact he bought a house next door to head coach Jon Gruden.
OAKLAND, CA – NOVEMBER 17: Head coach Jon Gruden of the Oakland Raiders watches his team warm up before the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at RingCentral Coliseum on November 17, 2019 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Raiders defeated the Cincinnati Bengals 17-10. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images) The Las Vegas Raiders are entering
With plenty of draft choices and cap room, it figures to be a very busy few months for the Las Vegas Raiders. What are the priorities for Jon Gruden’s club? Will good things come in Year No. 3 when it comes to the second chapter of the John Gruden Era with the Silver and Black?
It’s a new city for the Silver and Black as the Las Vegas Raiders Era begins. What potential free agents could the franchise focus on come March 18? It’s a brand new start for the Silver and Black in Las Vegas as the Raiders prepare for Season Three of the second installment of the Jon
Darren Waller had a breakout season with the Oakland Raiders in 2019. Will his phenomenal season be replicable once the team begins to play in Las Vegas? One player that really caught The Fantasy Footballers‘ eyes this season was tight end Darren Waller. After struggling with substance abuse issues throughout much of his NFL career,
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO – NOVEMBER 19: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots and Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders shake hands after the game at Estadio Azteca on November 19, 2017 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Jamie Schwaberow/Getty Images) Kyrie Irving to miss at least one week with knee sprain by
FOXBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS – JANUARY 04: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots looks on before the AFC Wild Card Playoff game against the Tennessee Titans at Gillette Stadium on January 04, 2020 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) Super Bowl 54 prop bets and where to put the smart money by The
The Oakland Raiders, even after a four-game losing streak, still have a chance to make the playoffs with some help in Week 17 How wide open is the AFC Wild Card race with just one game left to play? The Oakland Raiders, who were booed off of their home field and had nachos thrown at
Daniel Carlson, Oakland Raiders. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images) NFL officials messed up the Cowboys coin toss call by John Buhler Are the Vikings getting enough love for how good they are? by John Buhler The Oakland Raiders lost at home in their Bay Area finale in heartbreaking fashion to the Jacksonville Jaguars. Their fans
After he missed Week 14 due to a lingering shoulder issue, Raiders running back Josh Jacobs is expected to return to action on Sunday. Oakland Raiders running back Josh Jacobs missed Week 14 against the Tennessee Titans due to a shoulder injury, which he has apparently been playing through since Week 7. That surely drew
When the Raiders take the field on Sunday for the final game in Oakland, the focus will be on nostalgia as much as it will be on the action on the field. Raiders fans have been through this before. The last time the Raiders left Oakland was when they moved to Los Angeles in 1982.
If you have to pick up a running back off waivers to help you win your fantasy league, DeAndre Washington of the Oakland Raiders just might be your guy. There are no excuses left to be had at this point. We are officially in the fantasy football playoffs in all leagues. Week 15 marks every
If you were leaning on Josh Jacobs to help you win in fantasy today, you need to act fast because he has been ruled out vs. the Tennessee Titans. It’s Week 14 of the 2019 NFL season. That means you’re either fighting for a playoff spot in fantasy football or you’re playing in the first
If you think Derek Carr will have another bad game this week vs. the Tennessee Titans, don’t count on starting Tyrell Williams at wide receiver in fantasy. Turns out, the Oakland Raiders just may not be that good of a football team. With a chance at challenging the Kansas City Chiefs for the AFC West
As the Raiders prepare to relocate to Las Vegas, time is ticking on the franchise’s time in Oakland. Can they go out on a high note? Sometimes, hitting the reset button can do wonders. For the Raiders, that’s the hope after a tumultuous stint in Oakland. After moving back to Oakland from Los Angeles in
Given the circumstances surrounding the Oakland Raiders offense this season, a fair evaluation of Derek Carr might be hard for Jon Gruden. In the coming weeks and months, plenty of ink will be spilled about Derek Carr’s future. Given the Oakland Raiders recent turn back toward “pitiful franchise,” the conjecture is unlikely to be positive.
Arrowhead Stadium has been a house of horrors for Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr. Will he finally exorcise his demons at his rival team’s stadium? This is Derek Carr’s sixth year out of Fresno State. The former second-round pick of the Oakland Raiders has provided great stability to the Silver and Black’s offense. Carr is
The Oakland Raiders benched starting quarterback Derek Carr in favor of Mike Glennon in their brutal road loss to the New York Jets. Even though the Cincinnati Bengals gave them a scare at home last week, the Oakland Raiders still found a way to overlook the New York Jets in their road game on Sunday.
The Oakland Raiders may have a huge game against the Kansas City Chiefs in two weeks, but they must beware of the ultimate trap game vs. the New York Jets. Through the first 11 weeks of the 2019 NFL season, the Oakland Raiders have to feel great about where they are in the AFC standings.