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Ask the Experts: Which veteran QB on the move intrigues you most?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Which veteran quarterback likely or possibly on the move intrigues you most?  more »



Raiders QB Carr looking forward to new team for 2023

Las Vegas quarterback DEREK CARR said on Thursday that he did not envision his Raiders career ending the way it did, adding that he looks forward “to a new city andMore a new team”. Carr was benched for the final two weeks of the regular season, although he still remains under contract with the Raiders. The team is expected to try to find a trade partner for Carr in the coming weeks. Carr, however, can veto a trade and push for a release if he thinks that’s the better path for him to find his next football home. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Podcast: December 29 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff talk through quarterback situations, fantasy championship games and a Cowboys-Titans Thursday nighter that sits at the disappointing intersection of the two. Sponsored by the Fantasy Football Counselor.  more »


Raiders bench Carr, elevate Stidham to starting gig

Las Vegas Raiders head coach Josh McDaniels announced on Wednesday that backup quarterback JARRETT STIDHAM will be elevated to the starting job for the team’s final two games of the 2022More regular season. The Raiders have apparently seen enough of DEREK CARR and plan to use the last couple games of the season to evaluate what they might have in Stidham. This will be the first career start for Stidham, who joined the Raiders through a trade from the New England Patriots where McDaniels was his offensive coordinator. Less

Source: Team Website

Around the NFL: Raiders park Carr

The Raiders are done with Derek Carr. They’re sitting him down for the remaining two games, a clear indication that he’ll be moved in the offseason – either traded or simply released. Jarrett Stidham will start the final two games.  more »


Factoid: Derek Carr

The Raiders on Sunday are hosting Houston. At first glance, that seems like a good situation for Derek Carr. The Texans have won only one game all year. But I’m not sure that he’ll get enough opportunities to air it out.   more »


Mailbag: September 28, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Can Russell Wilson get back on track? James Robinson's remarkable comeback. Quarterbacks who don't throw touchdown passes. Trading franchise tight ends. And more. more »


Fantasy News: Derek Carr

Putting together the rankings for Week 1, Derek Carr came in a little lower than I was expecting. Nice player, and with good weapons around him, but I’m not confident he’ll put up numbers that move the needle.  more »


Team projections: Lay of the land

The preseason is over and rosters have been trimmed down to 53, with the regular season just around the corner. An excellent time, then, to start locking down final forecasts for each of the league’s 32 offenses.  more »


Factoid: Pocket passers

I get a little nervous with immobile quarterbacks. When a player isn’t doing anything as a runner, it makes it harder for him to stack up statistically against the more mobile players at the position.  more »



Raiders sign QB Carr to three-year extension

The Las Vegas Raiders and veteran quarterback DEREK CARR agreed to terms this week on a three-year contract extension worth $121.5 million. The extension reportedly runs through the 2025 season andMore includes a no-trade clause. The new deal will rank Carr fifth among all quarterbacks in average annual salary, although he should be much less expensive to fantasy owners heading into the upcoming season. Less


Factoid: Derek Carr

Derek Carr hasn’t been a great passer around the goal line – not enough touchdowns for the yards he put up last year. But if he falls short again this season, it won’t be for a lack of weapons.   more »



Packers trade WR Adams to Raiders for draft picks

The Green Bay Packers are trading star wide receiver DAVANTE ADAMS to the Las Vegas Raiders for a pair of draft picks. Interestingly, the trade reunites Adams with his college teammateMore at Fresno State, current Raiders quarterback DEREK CARR. The Packers were reportedly willing to match or exceed the money Adams wanted, but he preferred to play elsewhere. The deal will make Adams the highest-paid wide receiver in the NFL. Less

Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette

Around the NFL: Raiders-Packers

Wow. Not often you see these kind of moves. Davante Adams headed to the Raiders for first- and second-round picks.   more »



Raiders expected to extend QB Carr

The Las Vegas Raiders are reportedly preparing to move forward with a contract extension for veteran quarterback DEREK CARR that will keep him in town for the foreseeable future. Carr hasMore one year left on his current contract, but a “short term extension” is said to be in the works. Carr and new head coach Josh McDaniels are reportedly excited to work together, with the soon-to-be 31-year-old quarterback coming off arguably the most successful season of his career. Less

Source: Team Blog

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