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Report: Derek Carr to start over Matt Schaub in Raiders opener

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr has beat out veteran Matt Schaub and will start the team’s season opener against the New York Jets, reports Jay Glazer of FOX Sports. Breaking: Raiders players have been informed that the team is making the switch at QB and starting Derek Carr over Matt Schaub — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) September 1, 2014...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Derek Carr makes case to start with 4 TD drives

Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr made a case for being the starter after throwing three touchdown passes to help beat the Seattle Seahawks 41-31 on Thursday night. “It’s just a blessing to be finally back out there on the field,” Carr said, via Raiders.com. “During the Green Bay game I wanted to be out there and help the team win, so that was tough. Honestly...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Before drafting you need to see Raiders RB Darren McFadden’s fantasy ranking

Halfway through the preseason, things are starting to come into shape; it’s becoming clearer who is going to flourish, who is going to struggle and who might be soon be replaced. That’s important information heading into fantasy football drafts. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
Via cover32 - Raiders
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders Fantasy Football Projections 2014

RB Darren McFadden (Oakland) McFadden was benched last season for Rashad Jennings mid-season for general incompetence, as he finished the season averaging 3.34 yards per carry. In 2012, he averaged 3.27 yards per carry. He has never been able to live up to his billing as the 4th overall pick in the 2008 NFL Draft and was never able to live up to his huge 2010 season, in which he...
Via The Football Fan Spot
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: Player Most Likely To Break Out In 2014

The real Darren McFadden may finally show not only the Oakland Raiders, but the rest of the NFL what he is made of. After five injury-riddled season in the NFL, the team that made him the fourth-overall selection in the NFL Draft may have found a way to keep him injury-free and hungry to prove he is a star in the making.The Raiders signed Maurice Jones-Drew after resigning McFadden...
Via Football Nation
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Maurice Jones-Drew listed as the Raiders starting running back

The Oakland Raiders have running back Maurice Jones-Drew listed as their starting running back ahead of Darren McFadden on their first depth chart. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Maurice Jones-Drew listed as the Raiders starting running back appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Via Pro Football Zone
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders Injury Update: Darren McFadden has changed his workout routine to help stay healthy

Darren McFadden has struggled to stay on the field during his career with the Oakland Raiders, with 29 missed games in six seasons. Those durability concerns will not go away completely, but head coach Dennis Allen passed along the news over the weekend that the team has changed McFadden's weight room routine in an effort to keep him on the field going forward.#459739301 / gettyimages...
Via NFL Injury Report
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders have changed up Darren McFadden’s weight room routine

It sounds like the Oakland Raiders are trying anything they can to keep running back Darren McFadden healthy for the upcoming season. Without going into specifics, Dennis Allen says Raiders have changed up Darren McFadden's weight room routine to help keep him on field. — Jerry McDonald (@Jerrymcd) July 27, 2014 McFadden has always been one of the most talented backs in the...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Klemko: McFadden has the edge over MJD

Robert Klemko of TheMMQB.com says that Darren McFadden has the edge over Maurice Jones-Drew for the Raiders salting running back job. “At this stage Darren McFadden has the starting edge over Jones-Drew but this should be a committee backfield considering McFadden’s injury history—he’s yet to play a full season in six. Should McFadden miss a start, Jones-Drew could be a great...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren McFadden expected to be the Raiders starting running back

Jon Becker of the Contra Costa Times was caked who he believes will be the Raiders starting running back this season. Darren McFadden, as long as he is healthy. So it’s safe to say Maurice Jones-Drew will be the starter by week three. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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