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Tagged: Derek Carr (71 Results)

Factoid: Derek Carr

Derek Carr keeps throwing for a bunch of yards, but he hasn’t thrown many touchdowns. In each of his last five games with over 340 passing yards, he’s thrown only 2 TDs. You would think if he were throwing for that many yards, there would be some games with 3-4 TDs in there. (That’s the kind of thing you notice when you have Carr in a fantasy lineup).  more »


Factoid: Jon Gruden

Jon Gruden is gone, and that will have an adverse effect on the offense of the Raiders. Football is a mental game, and he was the most important decision maker on that franchise. While he didn’t step on the field, he was reasonable for most of the key decisions – drawing up game plans and calling plays.  more »


Mailbag: September 30, 2021

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. What is Deshaun Watson's value? Time to sell on Hollywood Brown and Chase Edmonds? Can Derek Carr keep it going? And more. more »


Podcast: September 23 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff review Week 2 of the NFL regular season and look ahead to tonight's Panthers-Texans matchup. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (  more »


Ask the Experts: Who should fantasy teams sell high on?

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 fast starter should fantasy teams sell high on?  more »



Raiders QB Carr “good to go” vs. Dolphins

Las Vegas coach Jon Gruden said on Wednesday that starting quarterback DEREK CARR is “good to go” for Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins. Carr started the week with a “questionable”More designation due to an ankle injury suffered last weekend against Pittsburgh. He has obviously made good progress this week and was a full participant in Wednesday’s practice. Carr is off to a great start this season, leading the league in passing ahead of Arizona quarterback KYLER MURRAY. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Factoid: Derek Carr

Derek Carr has ascended to something more than just a serviceable quarterback. I think he’s one of the 10 best players at the position nowadays.  more »



Raiders offense questionable vs. Dolphins

The Las Vegas Raiders are off to a fast start this season, but the team could be without their starting quarterback and running back this Sunday against the Miami Dolphins. RaidersMore head coach Jon Gruden said on Monday that quarterback DEREK CARR had an MRI on his ankle and that he is “questionable” for Sunday. Gruden added that running back JOSH JACOBS is “very questionable” after he suffered ankle and toe injuries in Week #1 and did not play Sunday against Pittsburgh. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Fantasy News: Draft Sharks Invitational

Over the last two weeks, I competed in a 72-team tournament hosted by Teams are operated by a mixture of analysts in the industry and people who’ve won high stakes leagues – a quality field. In this group, I was surprised by some of the quarterback rankings.  more »



RB Drake sees big role in Raiders offense

Las Vegas running back KENYAN DRAKE said recently that he feels like he will have a big role this season in the Raiders offense. Drake also has a great appreciation forMore fellow running back JOSH JACOBS and quarterback DEREK CARR, saying that the “sky is the limit” for the offense. Drake added that he’s ready to see the offense “take it to the next level” in 2021. Less


Factoid: Passer rating

Russell Wilson and Derek Carr are good quarterbacks, but they need to get back on track after sputtering late last year.   more »



Teams interested in Raiders backup QB Mariota

Los Angeles Raiders backup quarterback MARCUS MARIOTA is reportedly drawing interest from various quarterback-needy teams. While trade rumors previously centered around Raiders starting quarterback DEREK CARR, it appears as though MariotaMore is the one drawing more interest. The 27-year-old Mariota played in only one game for the Raiders in 2020, but he looked excellent in relief of an injured Carr. Mariota, of course, was the second overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. Less



Raiders QB Carr hopeful to play vs. Dolphins

Las Vegas Raiders quarterback DEREK CARR is hoping to play in Saturday night’s game against the Miami Dolphins. Carr practiced on a limited basis on Tuesday as he works his wayMore back from a groin injury suffered in last Thursday’s game against the Los Angeles Chargers. Carr and backup quarterback MARCUS MARIOTA rotated practice reps on Tuesday. Less

Source: Team Blog


Raiders QB Carr leaves TNF with groin injury

Las Vegas Raiders quarterback DEREK CARR suffered a groin injury late in the first quarter of Thursday night’s game against the Los Angeles Chargers and was unable to return. Backup quarterback MARCUS MARIOTA replaced Carr and finished the game, an overtime loss to the Chargers.



Jets fire defensive coordinator after latest loss

The New York Jets fired defensive coordinator Gregg Williams on Monday after he made the controversial call for an all-out blitz that cost his team Sunday’s game against the Las VegasMore Raiders. Everyone has likely seen the 46-yard touchdown pass from DEREK CARR to HENRY RUGGS that gave the Raiders an improbable win and sent the Jets to 0-12. There appears to be nowhere to go but up for a Jets defense that ranks 29th in total defense and 30th in scoring defense this season. Less

Source: New York Post

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