Josh Jacobs RUMORS & NEWS

  • Josh Jacobs’ 3-word NSFW reaction to Darren Waller-Giants trade

    Clutch Points "The Las Vegas Raiders continue to make big moves. One day after signing Jimmy Garoppolo, the Raiders added Jaokobi Meyers. Then, they traded away tight end Darren Waller to the New York Giants. The trade of Waller came as a surprise to everybody, and..." March 14

  • Raiders use franchise tag on Josh Jacobs

    Pro Football Talk "As expected, the Raiders have applied the franchise tag to running back Josh Jacobs. The Raiders officially put the tag on Jacobs today, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. " March 06

  • Raiders to place franchise tag on Josh Jacobs if the two sides can't reach deal by deadline

    CBS Sports "Daron Payne of the Washington Commanders and Evan Engram of the Jacksonville Jaguars are reportedly in line to receive the franchise tag this offseason, and on Friday, we received a third name that may be playing on the tag in 2023. The Las Vegas..." March 03

  • Five Logical Landing Spots For Josh Jacobs in Free Agency

    Sportsnaut "Josh Jacobs could be heading to NFL free agency on March 15, and without a shadow of a doubt, if he does he will be the belle of the running back ball on the open market. The next few days could be very interesting when it comes to Josh Jacobs’ plans for 2023. The four-year..." February 27

  • Franchise tag Josh Jacobs? No, Raiders star deserves contract extension

    The Athletic "When the Raiders declined Josh Jacobs’ fifth-year option last April, it was hard to blame them. The running back was coming off his worst campaign as a pro, had never played a full season and looked to be replaceable. General manager Dave Ziegler and coach Josh..." February 23

  • Sean Payton Teases Potential Josh Jacobs Broncos Pursuit

    SI "After putting pen to paper with the Denver Broncos, new head coach Sean Payton flew to Arizona to fulfill his final FOX analyst obligations ahead of Super Bowl 57. Those obligations meant Payton would appear on various programming, including Thursday's live edition of Up..." February 10

  • Josh Jacobs: Derek Carr situation was “weird” in the locker room

    Pro Football Talk "As of this posting, Derek Carr is still a Raiders quarterback. But that is expected to change in the coming days, as Las Vegas is likely to release Carr before his $40.4 million in guarantees kick in next week. It’s the end of a nine-year tenure with the..." February 10

  • Josh Jacobs wins FedEx Ground Player of the Year and inaugural Jim Brown Award "Josh Jacobs continues to receive hardware for his historic 2022 season. The Raiders running back has been named the FedEx Ground Player of the Year. He beat out Tennessee Titans' Derrick Henry and Cleveland Browns' Nick Chubb for the award. The league leader in..." February 10

  • Josh Jacobs: If you want me to come back and be the hero, you have to pay me like a hero

    Pro Football Talk "Over the weekend at the Pro Bowl, running back Josh Jacobs made it clear that he would not like the Raiders to use the franchise tag to keep him in Las Vegas. Jacobs was again asked about that on Thursday’s edition of PFT Live from radio row at the Super Bowl..." February 09

  • Josh Jacobs likely to get Raiders franchise tag

    Clutch Points "Las Vegas Raiders star running back Josh Jacobs will be getting the franchise tag — if the ‘consensus’ opinion at this weekend’s Senior Bowl can be trusted. Jacobs is at the end of his NFL contract and scheduled to hit the free agent..." February 07

  • Josh Jacobs: If Aaron Rodgers comes here, that would change a lot of things

    Pro Football Talk "We can add another Raiders player to the list of those who’d like to see Aaron Rodgers in Silver and Black. Rodgers’ former teammate Davante Adams made his feelings on the matter clear, saying it would be a “dream scenario” to play with..." February 06

  • Raiders' Josh Jacobs Rips New NFL Pro Bowl Format: 'This S--t Is Stupid'

    Bleacher Report "Count Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs among those who aren't in favor of the NFL's new Pro Bowl format. According to Tashan Reed of The Athletic, Jacobs said Saturday of the Pro Bowl Games, "This s--t is stupid." Since the finalization..." February 05

  • Raiders and Josh Jacobs have yet to discuss contract extension

    Sportsnaut "NFL teams have no issues selecting running backs high in the draft process, much as the Las Vegas Raiders did with Josh Jacobs, the 24th pick in 2019. Yet, when it comes to paying running backs market value on their second contract after years of wear and tear on their knees and ankles,..." February 04

  • What will it cost the Raiders to keep Josh Jacobs?

    Sportsnaut "What will it take to keep the 2022 rushing title champion with the Las Vegas Raiders? Josh Jacobs can command $15 million or more on the open market, but what are the Raiders willing to pay in order to retain him? General manager Dave Ziegler can approach negotiations in a few..." January 11

  • Josh Jacobs says he hopes to re-sign with Raiders

    ESPN "Running back Josh Jacobs, fresh off his first career NFL rushing title and heading toward free agency, said Monday during locker cleanout day that he'd like to return to the Las Vegas Raiders next season if he and the team can agree on a contract. "For me,..." January 09

  • Raiders Expected To Retain Josh Jacobs

    Pro Football Rumors "After the Raiders’ previous regime made some missteps in recent first rounds, the Josh McDaniels–Dave Ziegler duo passed on all three of the team’s fifth-year options for 2023. Josh Jacobs was the most surprising such move, but he turned his contract..." January 05

  • Raiders Selling Derek Carr, Josh Jacobs & Darren Waller Jerseys All 50% Off In Team Store

    Total Pro Sports "Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders seem to be done with each other after the team decided to bench their starting quarterback for the remainder of the season. He is also away from the team so he won’t be a distraction. On top of that news is what going to happen to Josh..." January 01

  • In Las Vegas, futures of quarterback Derek Carr, running back Josh Jacobs are in question

    USA Today "Derek Carr’s benching sparks a much bigger question: What happens in Las Vegas next season? Raiders first-year coach Josh McDaniels announced Wednesday that quarterback Jarrett Stidham will start the remaining two games of the season. Chase Garbers will serve as the..." December 29

  • Raiders RB Josh Jacobs Responds To Rumors of Him Being Arrested For Hitting A Waitress

    Total Pro Sports "Now, this is how you dispel a rumor. On Tuesday, heavy rumors hit social media that Raiders running back Josh Jacobs was arrested for hitting a waitress and that video was obtained of the altercation. " November 09

  • Is Raiders RB Josh Jacobs altering Josh McDaniels' RB-by-committee philosophy?

    ESPN "It was late in the Las Vegas Raiders' 38-20 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday when Josh Jacobs approached his offensive line. Jacobs -- author of a franchise-record third straight 140-plus yards rushing, multi-touchdown game -- peeked out..." October 27

  • Raiders’ Hunter Renfrow out, Josh Jacobs questionable vs. Titans

    The Athletic "The Raiders have ruled out receiver Hunter Renfrow for Sunday’s game against the Tennessee Titans with a concussion. Las Vegas also listed starting running back Josh Jacobs as questionable due to an illness. Renfrow caught 10 passes for 80..." September 24