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NFL Pro Bowl 2023: How To watch, events, start time, TV schedule, streaming and more

NFL Pro Bowl 2023: How To watch, events, start time, TV schedule, streaming and more

Josh Jacobs, Derek Carr | Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports Davante Adams, Derek Carr, A.J Cole, Maxx Crosby will represent hometown Raiders in new-look Pro Bowl Five Las Vegas Raiders will participate in the NFL’s new-look Pro Bowl activities, beginning Thursday. There will skill games Thursday at the Raiders’ facility that includes dodgeball, a precision passing contest. Then, there is a flag football game between AFC and NFC stars at Allegiant Stadium on Sunday among other events such as Kick Tac Toe. The five Raiders participating are wide receiver Davante...
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Derek Carr trade: SB Nation swap

Derek Carr trade: SB Nation swap

Derek Carr | Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports We make a deal to send quarterback packing The Las Vegas Raiders could trade quarterback Derek Carr within the next couple of weeks. So, the trade may be blowing soon. We thought we put ourselves in the shoes of the Raiders’ brass and other decision makers around the NFL. So, we opened up the trade talks with other SB Nation sites, inviting trade offers for Carr. We received three others. Here they are: From Battle Red Blog: Houston Texans get Carr and Raiders’ 2023 seventh-round pick. Raiders get 2023 third round pick,...
20 hours ago
Raiders polls: Tom Brady aftermath

Raiders polls: Tom Brady aftermath

Aaron Rodgers | Photo by Patrick McDermott/ We have 2 polls for you to take as the Raiders must pivot away from a Brady pursuit The Las Vegas Raiders’ early offseason plans took a sudden twist Wednesday when expected free-agent target Tom Brady announced his retirement from the NFL after seven Super Bowl rings and 23 seasons. It had been reported that the Raiders will making Brady their top quarterback option in an attempt to move away from the nine-season Derek Carr era at quarterback at franchise. Now that Brady is off the board, we have two poll questions to ask...
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Raiders 2023 quarterback: Davante Adams kicks Aaron Rodgers’ rumors into high gear

Raiders 2023 quarterback: Davante Adams kicks Aaron Rodgers’ rumors into high gear

Davante Adams and Aaron Rodgers in 2021 | Photo by Stacy Revere/ Adams’ makes bold statement on Twitter about his former Packers teammate. The paint hasn’t even dried on Tom Brady’s retirement and the speculation is about who the Las Vegas Raiders’ next quarterback will be and the pivot may be to another future Pro Football Hall of Famer. Aaron Rodgers. We’ve all known that’s a possibility, but what’s noteworthy here is the person who is fueling that speculation — Davante Adams. Yep, the same guy who played (and starred) with Rodgers for eight seasons...
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Silver Minings: Derek Carr was awful in the red zone

Silver Minings: Derek Carr was awful in the red zone

Derek Carr | Photo by Gaelen Morse/ The Raiders QB ranked last among quarterbacks near the end zone Remember how the addition of star wide receiver Davante Adams was was supposed to help Las Vegas Raiders outgoing quarterback Derek Carr in the red zone in 2022? Remember when the hiring of head coach, and supposed offensive guru, Josh McDaniels was supposed to help Carr as well? Yeah, that was cool. Yet, the season came around and Carr continued to be dreadful inside the opponent’s 20-yard line like he was for large chunks of his career with the Raiders. According to...
Feb 1, 2023
Raiders Draft 2023: Getting Defensive

Raiders Draft 2023: Getting Defensive

Texas Tech’s Tyree Wilson has the talent and physical attributes to add another must-account-for edge rusher for the Las Vegas Raiders. | Photo by Matthew Pearce/Icon Sportswire via Forget quarterback, Las Vegas needs to fix the defense and these prospects can help Forget about the quarterback position. The Las Vegas Raiders need to fix the most pressing need: It’s turnstile quality defense. And with the seventh and 38th overall picks in the first two rounds of the NFL Draft, the Silver & Black can get that ineffective unit back on track — quick. With so many...
Feb 1, 2023
Get to know Trey Dean III, Florida Safety

Get to know Trey Dean III, Florida Safety

Trey Dean III | Photo by Chris Leduc/Icon Sportswire via Versatile DB could fill multiple holes on D LAS VEGAS, Nevada — It’s no secret that the Las Vegas Raiders will be looking for defensive backs this offseason and that defensive coordinator Patrick Graham has an affinity for versatile safeties. NFL Draft prospect Trey Dean III played all over the field in college for the Florida Gators and spoke with the Raiders at the Shrine Bowl this past week. I got a chance to chat with Dean in Las Vegas, and he said he was looking forward to showing off his swiss-army...
Feb 1, 2023
Raiders February news tracker

Raiders February news tracker

Jimmy Garoppolo | Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/ All the latest Raiders and NFL news and rumors February 1 12:06 p.m. PT: Jimmy Garoppolo, a potential Raiders’ quarterback target, is definitely hitting free agency. #49ers Kyle Shanahan, on Jimmy Garoppolo comeback:"I don’t see any scenario of that."— Cam Inman (@CamInman) February 1, 2023
Feb 1, 2023
How Tom Brady’s retirement impacts the Raiders

How Tom Brady’s retirement impacts the Raiders

Tom Brady, Josh McDaniels in 2021 | Photo by Maddie Meyer/ What’s next for the Raiders at quarterback if the G.O.A.T. is officially off the table? Now that Tom Brady has announced his retirement from the NFL, the Las Vegas Raiders are forced to adjust their wish list as they look to move on from Derek Carr at quarterback, It has been reported by several outlets that Brady was the team’s No. 1 choice this offseason as it pivots away from Carr after nine seasons as the starter. Brady was slated to be a free agent in 2023. Of course, Las Vegas’ interest was...
Feb 1, 2023
Tom Brady retires, will not be a Raider

Tom Brady retires, will not be a Raider

Tom Brady | Photo by Kevin Sabitus/ The GOAT retires at the age of 45 amid speculation he would play in Las Vegas Tom Brady, the greatest and most accomplished player in NFL history, has announced his retirement from the league. After retiring and coming back last winter, in an emotional Twitter video posted early Wednesday morning, Brady made it clear he is leaving the playing field for good at the age of 45 and with seven Super Bowl rings in an unforgettable 23-season career. Truly grateful on this day. Thank you ❤️ pic.twitter.com/j2s2sezvSS— Tom Brady...
Feb 1, 2023
Tom Brady retires, former Patriots and Bucs QB will not be a Raider

Tom Brady retires, former Patriots and Bucs QB will not be a Raider

Tom Brady | Photo by Kevin Sabitus/ The G.O.A.T. retires at the age of 45 amid speculation he would play in Las Vegas Tom Brady, the greatest and most accomplished player in NFL history, has announced his retirement from the league. After retiring and coming back last winter, Brady made it clear in an emotional Twitter video posted early Wednesday morning that he is leaving the playing field for good, at the age of 45 and with seven Super Bowl rings in an unforgettable 23-season career. Truly grateful on this day. Thank you ❤️ pic.twitter.com/j2s2sezvSS— Tom...
Feb 1, 2023
Silver Minings: Raiders projected to be one of most valuable sports franchises by 2030

Silver Minings: Raiders projected to be one of most valuable sports franchises by 2030

Mark Davis | Photo by Ethan Miller/ Las Vegas expected to be No. 7 in the world You know all of those claims that Mark Davis doesn’t have much money? Yeah, don’t believe them. A recent study conducted by OLBG.com, projects Davis’ Las Vegas Raiders to be the seventh most valuable sports franchise in the world by 2030. The projection is that the Raiders will have an annual revenue of $722 million in seven years. That is a 28 percent raise from the franchise’s current yearly revenue projection. The study projects the Raiders to be the fourth most valuable NFL team...
Jan 31, 2023
AFC West news: Sean Payton hired as Broncos’ new head coach

AFC West news: Sean Payton hired as Broncos’ new head coach

Sean Payton | Andrew Wevers-USA TODAY Sports The coveted former Saints head coach lands in the Raiders’ division. Last year, the AFC West saw high-profile players Davante Adams, Russell Wilson and Khalil Mack join the division. This year, the division is in the middle of a major transaction again, this time on the coaching side. The Denver Broncos made a huge splash Tuesday afternoon when they hired Super Bowl-winning coach Sean Payton as their head coach. Because Payton, who sat out last year, was still under contract with the New Orleans Saints, the Broncos had to...
Jan 31, 2023
Derek Carr’s future: Why Carolina Panthers could make sense

Derek Carr’s future: Why Carolina Panthers could make sense

Derek Carr | Michael Longo/For USA Today Network / USA TODAY NETWORK Outgoing Raiders’ quarterback could be good fit for NFC South team The Las Vegas Raiders are looking to trade Derek Carr in the coming weeks and there will likely be a lot of interest. There have already been reports that the New Orleans Saints, New York Jets and the Washington Commanders are among the interested teams. But, there are a lot of quarterback-needy teams and the will be other franchises that pursue Carr as well. Let’s look at a team that could be a good fit for Carr and make sense as...
Jan 31, 2023
Derek Carr is headed to the Pro Bowl

Derek Carr is headed to the Pro Bowl

Derek Carr | Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal/Tribune News Service via What a strange twist this is for the outgoing Raiders’ quarterback. The unusual, strange Derek Carr saga in Las Vegas is taking another weird turn. The exiled nine-season starter of the Las Vegas Raiders was named as a replacement to the AFC Pro Bowl team (he was a deep alternate) Tuesday and Carr has accepted. Well... maybe this invitation got lost in the mail from past seasons but I'm going back to pro bowl #4. See you soon Vegas!— Derek Carr (@derekcarrqb) January 31,...