Derek Carr RUMORS & NEWS

  • Potential Destinations If The Raiders Trade Derek Carr "Why would the Las Vegas Raiders move on from Derek Carr? The quarterback spent this season tugging the team to an improbable playoff appearance amid waves of organizational turmoil and tragedy. Carr morphed into the beating heart of the franchise while producing..." January 20

  • Derek Carr's Future With Raiders Likely Tied to Head Coach Hire "When the Raiders take the field Saturday against the Bengals, Rich Bisaccia will lead them out there. The interim coach took over a team in turmoil following Jon Gruden's resignation and led them to the playoffs. Yet, if they lose, uncertainty..." January 15

  • Pacman Jones Thinks Derek Carr Could ‘Tap Out’ in Playoff Game

    Larry Brown Sports "A prominent former Cincinnati Bengals player may have given Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr some bulletin board material ahead of Saturday’s AFC Wild Card game. Former Bengals cornerback Pacman Jones made an appearance on the “D&H Sports”..." January 14

  • Derek Carr Reveals Key Message He Received From Aaron Rodgers Prior to Chargers Game

    Total Pro Sports "With the score tied and a little less than one minute remaining in overtime, a nightmare scenario emerged for the NFL. With the loss by the Indianapolis Colts and victory by the Pittsburgh Steelers in their respective regular season finales, the Chargers and Las Vegas Raiders could both enter..." January 13

  • Derek Carr is letting it all go — hair included — as he makes his long-awaited playoff debut

    The Athletic "What went through Derek Carr’s mind when Daniel Carlson’s kick rocketed through the uprights Sunday night, sending the Raiders to the playoffs? Was it the moment he broke his leg in 2016, robbing him of what would have been his first playoff appearance..." January 13

  • Shannon Sharpe Puts Joey Bosa on Blast for Derek Carr Criticism

    Heavy "For much of the season, the Los Angeles Chargers looked like one of the most dynamic teams in the NFL. They were the first team to beat the 3-0 Las Vegas Raiders and almost swept the Kansas City Chiefs. All they had to do was beat the Raiders a second time to get into the..." January 12

  • Derek Carr Says Chargers’ OT Timeout ‘Definitely’ Changed Raiders’ Mindset

    SI "For a few fleeting moments, it seemed like Tiemageddon was about to happen. The Raiders and Chargers battled through the most chaotic final minutes of regulation to get to overtime all square, 29–29. The stakes were simple: the winner of this game advanced to the playoffs, while..." January 10

  • Wild Proposal Has Raiders Trading Derek Carr To Seattle, But Not For Russell Wilson

    Total Pro Sports "SPN’s Bill Barnwell is known for his wild and crazy proposals, and he certainly produced another one this week. The Las Vegas Raiders are playoff contenders again, but if the team falls short, and it surely spell the end of the Derek Carr era in Las Vegas. If the Raiders..." December 29

  • Derek Carr made promise to Raiders after late-game interception

    Larry Brown Sports "Derek Carr led the Las Vegas Raiders on a game-winning field goal drive against the Cleveland Browns on Monday night. In doing so, he fulfilled a promise he made to his teammates just minutes earlier. With the Raiders trailing 14-13 and roughly three minutes remaining, Carr threw a..." December 21

  • Rich Bisaccia not looking to take Derek Carr out for more Marcus Mariota

    Pro Football Talk "Among the many things that went wrong for the Raiders in Sunday’s 48-9 loss to the Chiefs was Las Vegas’ pass protection. Quarterback Derek Carr was sacked four times as Kansas City racked up 11 quarterback hits — four of which came from defensive..." December 14

  • Does Derek Carr deserve better?

    The Athletic "That was an embarrassing loss, the Raiders will clean house, yadda yadda yadda. There is plenty of time left to get into all of that. We’re not even going to mention that the Raiders players actually stomped on the Chiefs’ logo before falling behind..." December 13

  • Derek Carr’s sad reaction to Raiders’ blowout loss to Chiefs

    Clutch Points "The Las Vegas Raiders had no chance against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. They got absolutely torched after losing 48-9 on the day. It’s especially embarrassing considering Vegas tried to make a statement before the game by meeting on Kansas City’s logo. Regardless,..." December 12

  • Jack Del Rio would love to send Derek Carr and the Raiders season off the tracks

    The Athletic "Derek Carr has had five coaches in his eight seasons with the Raiders, and he gets to face off with one of them Sunday when Jack Del Rio hits Vegas as defensive coordinator for the Washington Football Team. While Carr is 2-0 in his matchups with Dennis Allen — now..." December 04

  • From Russell Wilson and Tom Brady to Matt Ryan and Derek Carr, which NFL quarterbacks get the most support?

    The Athletic "Peyton Manning and Philip Rivers reminisced during the most recent “Manningcast” about a wild game their teams played in 2007. Manning’s Indianapolis Colts nearly beat Rivers’ San Diego Chargers even though Manning tossed a career-high six interceptions...." November 18

  • Derek Carr’s Brother Facing Backlash Over Reaction to Henry Ruggs News

    Heavy "The Las Vegas Raiders were struck with devastating news on Tuesday when the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department revealed that star wide receiver Henry Ruggs was involved in a car crash that led to the death of a currently unnamed person. According to the police, Ruggs..." November 02

  • Derek Carr Sends Clear Message About His Future In NFL

    The Spun "Now in his eighth year with the Las Vegas Raiders, quarterback Derek Carr is in the middle of perhaps the best season of his career. Through seven games, Carr has completed 67.7% of his passes for 2,269 yards, 12 touchdowns and five interceptions. He’s averaging a career-high..." October 28

  • Derek Carr Reached Absurd & Historic Statistical Feat Against Eagles

    Heavy "Whenever Derek Carr plays well, people point to the fact that he’s playing like he did in 2016, a season that saw him receive MVP votes at the end of the year. However, that’s downplaying just how well he’s playing this season. The Las Vegas..." October 25

  • Derek Carr Stirs Controversy With Latest Jon Gruden Comments

    Heavy "Jon Gruden is no long the Las Vegas Raiders head coach but that doesn’t mean the team has completely forgotten about him. The coach was forced to resign after a slew of offensive emails containing racist, homophobic and misogynist language were leaked from..." October 24

  • Derek Carr & Darren Waller Break Silence on Jon Gruden Scandal

    Heavy "The Las Vegas Raiders are set to deal with an unprecedented issue as head coach Jon Gruden was forced to resign on Monday after a litany of controversial emails were leaked by The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times. The team is 3-2 and only a game out..." October 13

  • Damian Lillard endorses Cam Newton as Derek Carr replacement

    Clutch Points "Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard didn’t like what he witnessed during the Las Vegas Raiders’ Week 5 loss to the Chicago Bears. Now, he wants his favorite NFL team to consider signing Cam Newton. Lillard made the endorsement following Derek..." October 11

  • Derek Carr Doesn't Plan to Negotiate New Contract During Season

    Bleacher Report "Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr, despite being in perhaps the biggest position of power in his NFL career, reportedly does not plan to negotiate a contract extension with the team during the 2021 season. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported any talks about a new deal..." October 10

  • Derek Carr responds to Joey Bosa’s ‘shook’ comment

    The Spun "Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr took a bit of a beating from Los Angeles Chargersdefensive end Joey Bosa on Monday night, both on and off the field. Bosa sacked Carr once and hit him two other times. In total, the veteran signal caller was sacked..." October 06

  • Analyst Jim Trotter Rips Chargers DE Joey Bosa Over Derek Carr Comments

    Heavy "After Monday’s win over the Las Vegas Raiders, Los Angeles Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa decided to stir the pot when he suggested that quarterback Derek Carr “shuts down” when he’s under pressure. That used to be a common criticism of..." October 06

  • Chargers DE Joey Bosa on Derek Carr: 'We knew once we hit him a few times, he really gets shook' "The Los Angeles Chargers defense rattled the Las Vegas Raiders early, holding Derek Carr and the offense to just 51 total yards and one first down on seven first-half possessions. Then L.A. withstood a comeback by swallowing up Vegas in the fourth quarter, forcing a missed field-goal attempt..." October 05

  • Raiders' Derek Carr Views Games at Chargers as Extra Home Contest

    Fox News "Derek Carr is loving his team’s chances against the Chargers in Los Angeles this week.  The reason? The Las Vegas Raiders quarterback believes Raiders fans will make the trip to Los Angeles for Monday Night Football. October 01

  • Raiders quarterback Derek Carr thrives in overtime

    Silver & Black Pride "Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders have built themselves an identity as they have raced out to a 3-0 start. The Raiders have been both comeback kings and overtime heroes. Carr has led the way as he is leading the NFL in passing yardage and is an early MVP..." September 28

  • Ranking the NFL's Early Front-Runners for 2021 MVP

    Bleacher Report "Turn on any NFL game. The smiling faces on your TV are often quarterbacks playing well and helping lead their respective squads to victory.  The onset of another season creates a sense of euphoria, much like CM Punk's return to professional wrestling after a..." September 25

  • Derek Carr speaks out on how Raiders treat Carl Nassib after coming out as gay

    Clutch Points "Carl Nassib has made his impact felt on the field for the Las Vegas Raiders. The defensive end came up large for the team in their epic Week 1 showdown against the Baltimore Ravens. Nassib made headlines after he stripped star QB Lamar Jackson, forcing a fumble to secure the..." September 25

  • Derek Carr Reveals Message He Received From Davante Adams

    Heavy "Though the two have been friends for a long time, Derek Carr and Davante Adams have been interacting quite a bit more over the last few months. The Green Bay Packers wide receiver is set to be a free agent at the end of the year and Carr has made it known that he’d..." September 23

  • Upstart Raiders Are More Than Just MVP Dark-Horse Derek Carr

    Bleacher Report "The Las Vegas Raiders are off to another 2-0 start after taking down the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 2. Despite the hot start, people might doubt their ability to contend this year since they've underwhelmed in this situation before. The Raiders began their 2020 campaign with..." September 22

  • Derek Carr Takes Shot at Steelers Ahead of Matchup

    Heavy "Though the Las Vegas Raiders are coming off a great win over the Baltimore Ravens to start the season, they can’t complacent now. The team is headed to Pittsburgh to face the Steelers on a short week. They’re coming off their own big win over the..." September 16

  • David Carr takes massive shot at Ravens

    Clutch Points "The Las Vegas Raiders hosted the Baltimore Ravens on Monday Night Football, and in addition to the game being absolutely bonkers, there’s a bit of controversy stemming from it as well involving Hunter Renfrow and alleged dirty hits. The Raiders decided to take formal action and made a..." September 16

  • Derek Carr Sends Message to Lamar Jackson, Ravens QB Responds

    Heavy "What a way to introduce Las Vegas to the NFL. After being widely considered the underdogs, the Raiders pulled off a Week 1 win in epic fashion against the Baltimore Ravens, the final score being 33-27 after overtime. A big reason the game was so close was due to the..." September 14

  • Raiders’ Derek Carr Details How Much Longer He Can Play in NFL

    Heavy "This season will be a pivotal year for Derek Carr. The Las Vegas Raiders quarterback turned 30 earlier in the year and has yet to play in a playoff game. The team clearly believes in him but a playoff berth would dramatically improve his standing around the NFL. If Carr..." August 11

  • Raiders QB Derek Carr’s truthful take on locker room situation since Carl Nassib came out as gay

    Clutch Points "Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib made waves back in June when he announced that he’s gay via Instagram. That lit up social media, with Nassib getting plenty of praises from even people who have zero interest in football.  It was also a watershed..." August 05