Tag: Oakland Raiders

Are the Raiders Overpaying Derek Carr?

According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Oakland Raiders and quarterback Derek Carr are close to finalizing a deal in which Carr will make roughly $25 million per season. While the details are still unofficial, this extension is all but signed already. Throughout the 2016-17 season, there was speculation that Carr would be the first

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Raiders, Seahawks Agree on Terms for Lynch 

According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo, Marshawn Lynch intends to join the Oakland Raiders on a one-year deal, pending a physical. While he technically was still under contract with the Seahawks, the two franchises agreed on a late-round 2018 draft pick, in exchange for Lynch’s services.  The deal will reportedly be worth

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Josh Booty: The Forgotten Two-Sport Athlete

One of the hardest things to do in sports is making it to the highest level of their sport, respectively. The percentage of minor league ballplayers that  make it to the Major Leagues is an abysmal 0.5%, while the amount of NCAA football players that make it to the NFL is just a slightly better

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Top NFL Franchise Fits For Joe Mixon 

The 2017 NFL Draft is only getting closer, and debatably the most controversial prospect coming into it is none other than Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon. After being caught on tape assaulting his then-girlfriend during his freshman year at Oklahoma, as well as also being previously accused of a similar assault case from his days

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Which Beastmode Comes Out in 2017? 

According to Michael Silver, the Oakland Raiders and veteran running back Marshawn Lynch have come to an agreement for Lynch to return to play in the 2017-18 NFL season. The running back is currently under contract with the Seattle Seahawks, so there are a few apparent obstacles to overcome before this deal can become official. 

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Why Adrian Peterson to the Lions Isn’t a Bad Idea

Adrian Peterson to Detroit seems like a disaster, but see why it isn’t as bad as it sounds.

How Far Will Oakland Go Without Derek Carr?

During Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts, Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr fractured his fibula in the second half, ending his season.  Even though the team won the game, how far will the team go in the playoffs without their quarterback and locker room leader? In 15 games this season, Carr threw for 3,933 yards, 28

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What Are The Denver Broncos Chances At Winning The AFC West?

Leading up to this season, the AFC West was talked about to be the best division in football. The division did not disappoint, with three teams having over six wins already this season.  One team is the Denver Broncos, but how big are the chances that the team actually wins the division? Last season, the

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