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Carr's 3 TDs lead Oakland Raiders past Seahawks 41-31 Rookie Derek Carr threw three touchdown passes to make a case he should be Oakland's starting quarterback.
Did Derek Carr just force Oakland Raiders' hands at QB for Week 1? The Oakland Raiders have a fading, injured Matt Schaub who suddenly not so certain to start the opener against the New York Jets as he battles a sore elbow and a surging Derek Carr.
Carr's 3 TDs lead Raiders past Seahawks 41-31 With a fabulous finish to the preseason, rookie Derek Carr created a big question for the Oakland Raiders heading into the regular season. Carr threw three touchdown passes to make a case he should be Oakland's starting quarterback as the Raiders beat the Seattle Seahawks 41-31 on Thursday night. Carr was almost perfect in the start in place of Matt Schaub, completing 11 of 13 passes for 143 ...
Oakland Raiders' Derek Carr stands out in win over Seattle Seahawks Derek Carr completes 11 of 13 passes for 143 yards in his start against the Seattle Seahawks.
Thompson: Carr looks like real deal, but shouldn't start Raiders' opener The Oakland Raiders have a keeper in rookie quarterback Derek Carr, but starting him to open the NFL season is not a good idea
Observation Deck: Oakland Raiders OAKLAND, Calif. -- Start your engines for Derek Carr-mania. The rookie quarterback was brilliant (if that’s possible in the preseason) Thursday night as the Oakland Raiders blitzed the reigning Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. Making his first start, the second-round pick led the Raiders to a three-touchdown lead over Seattle a minute into the second quarter of an eventual 41-31 Oakland ...
Oakland Raiders vs. Seattle Seahawks: Preseason Week 4 Game Preview After three preseason games, the Oakland Raiders still have plenty of questions to answer. They'll be hoping to answer them against the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday night. After missing last week's game, Derek Carr suddenly finds himself in a great position. He's healthy, he's played well, and now that Matt Schaub is dealing with an elbow injury, he has an opportunity to make a strong case for ...
Oakland Raiders' projected roster Examining the Oakland Raiders' roster: QUARTERBACKS (3) Matt Schaub Derek Carr Matt McGloin We might not know the exact order of this group, but these are your three quarterbacks. RUNNING BACKS (3) Darren McFadden Maurice Jones-Drew Latavius Murray The Raiders are strong here. Murray has potential to play this year. FULLBACKS (2) Marcel Reece Jamize Olawale Reece and his understudy complete a ...
Raiders rookie QB Derek Carr to start vs. Seahawks Oakland Raiders fans will get a close look at their past and future at quarterback in Thursday night's exhibition finale against the Seattle Seahawks. Rookie Derek Carr will start and get ample playing time in place of injured Matt Schaub for the Raiders, while last season's opening game starter in Oakland, Terrelle Pryor, should get significant playing time as he fights for a roster spot with ...
Oakland Raiders donate $50k for earthquake relief in Napa The Oakland Raiders football team Wednesday afternoon donated $50,000 for earthquake relief to the American Red Cross, the Napa Valley Unified School District and the Napa Valley Education Foundation. "All of us at the Raiders express our deepest concern for those affected by Sunday's earthquake. Napa has been our summer home for almost two decades and during that time, we have fostered true ...
In his first season with the Raiders, he helped take them to the AFL championship and was named the league's player of the year. Lamonica that season completed 220 of 425 passes for 3,228 yards and 30 touchdowns.
Although he completed only 10 of 24 passes in Oakland's 40-7 championship victory over the Houston Oilers, two went for touchdowns. Oakland then lost Super Bowl II to the Green Bay Packers 33-14.
Lamonica was named player of the year again in 1969 with very similar numbers: He completed 221 of 426 attempts for 3,302 yards and 32 touchdowns. However, the Raiders lost the AFL championship game 17-7 to the Kansas City Chiefs.
The AFL merged into the NFL in 1970 and Lamonica remained with the Raiders until his retirement after the 1974 season. For his career, he threw 1,288 completions in 2,601 attempts for 19,154 yards and 164 touchdowns. Lamonica also scored 14 rushing touchdowns.
He recently hosted an outdoor fishing show for Fox.