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Oakland Raiders game predictions ESPN.com Oakland Raiders reporter Bill Williamson makes his game-by-game picks for the 2014 season. The Raiders traditionally don't play well on the East Coast. Plus, Rex Ryan's team will be tough to score on. I see a low-scoring defeat.
Team Report - OAKLAND RAIDERS Quarterback still a mystery with Raiders
Raiders announce Derek Carr as starter; will he be starting by Week 14? The San Francisco 49ers will face the Oakland Raiders in Week 14. Will newly named starting QB Derek Carr still be in the starting lineup when that game rolls around? The San Francisco 49ers "travel" to face the Oakland Raiders in Week 14.
Oakland Raiders announce rookie Derek Carr will start at quarterback Oakland Raiders rookie Derek Carr beat out veteran Matt Schaub for the starting job. Carr passed for 5,083 yards and 50 touchdowns last season at Fresno State and was drafted in the second round.
Raiders fill out practice squad with 10 players The Oakland Raiders signed 10 players to their practice squad on Monday, including rookie running back George Atkinson III out of Notre Dame.
New York Jets Still A Road Challenge For Oakland Raiders In 2014 The Oakland Raiders, projected to finish last in the AFC West division this year by pretty much everyone, open the 2014 regular season next Sunday against the New York Jets on the road, and it could be the beginning of a long season for the Silver & Black.
Raiders start rookie Carr, not Schaub, at QB The Oakland Raiders have named rookie Derek Carr their starting quarterback.
Derek Carr, not Matt Schaub, to start Week 1 for Oakland Raiders Second-round pick Derek Carr will start for the Oakland Raiders in Week 1, per Fox's Jay Glazer.
Oakland Raiders name Derek Carr their starting quarterback Raiders coach Dennis Allen chooses to start Derek Carr over Matt Schaub in Sunday's game against New York Jets; Carr becomes first rookie in Raiders' franchise history to start a season opener.
Oakland Raiders hand keys to offence to rookie quarterback Derek Carr ALAMEDA, Calif. — Oakland rookie Derek Carr will start the season opener against the New York Jets, becoming the first Raiders quarterback to start the first game of his rookie season.
John Paul Foschi
August 29, 2006
He was born on May 18, 1982 and currently plays tight end and H-Back for the Oakland Raiders. He grew up on Long Island and attended Chaminade High School in Glen Head, New York. Described as a versatile, young player with the ability to contribute at TE and FB.
During his senior year in highschool, he caught 18 passes for 250 yards and two touchdowns, adding 45 tackles and 12 sacks on defense. He's also a four-year letterman in football and basketball and named an All-American by PrepStar and SuperPrep.
He was also selected to Governor's Bowl all-star team following his prep career. He earned first-team all-Catholic League honors in basketball and added 22 receptions for 330 yards and three scores as a junior and helped lead Chaminade to the New York Catholic High School title. He's also a member of the National Honor Society.
He's a Building Construction major at Georgia Tech, where he started 21 of 44 career games, recording 41 receptions for 377 yards and four touchdowns. He was an honorable mention All-ACC selection as Tech's starting TE following his senior year in 2003.
He was the third-leading receiver that season with 24
catches for 174 yards and two touchdowns. He also caught nine passes for
75 yards and two touchdowns as a junior and became a part of the Atlantic
Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll for 2002-2003. As a freshman, he
caught four passes for 58 yards amounting to a 14.5-yard average.
He played in 10 games with five starts in his first season
on the active roster and caught six passes for 37 yards with a long gain
of 11 in 2005.