It’s official: Derek Carr isn’t going anywhere. And he’s a very rich man. After a report Wednesday that Carr and the Oakland Raiders were close on an extension, Carr tweeted caution that it wasn’t done yet. A little after 7 a.m. Pacific time on Thursday, it was done. Show More Summary
Each NFL season, every team has a player that bears a little added attention. So which performer could turn the corner for the Oakland Raiders in ’17? Welcome to yet another 32-team series from End Zone Score. In recent months, we took the time to look at each club’s best offseason addition. Show More Summary
The Oakland Raiders starting quarterback Derek Carr becomes the highest-paid player in the NFL. On Thursday morning, Carr finalized his new deal with the franchise for $25 million per year. Andrew Luck held the title before Carr’s new deal by bringing in $24.6 million. Show More Summary
It’s official: Derek Carr will be the Raiders’ franchise quarterback through the remainder of their time in Oakland, and when they move to Las Vegas as well. The Raiders announced today that Carr has signed a five-year contract extension and is now under contract with the team through the 2022 season. They even posted the…
The Oakland Raiders paid quarterback Derek Carr the richest contract in NFL history earlier in the week. Carr and the Raiders aren’t the only winners in this deal. What happens now is the bar raises to another level when it comes to placing value on quarterbacks in the NFL. Show More Summary
Washington Redskins’ quarterback Kirk Cousins has a salary baseline to consider in regards to contract negotiations with management. On Thursday, the Oakland Raiders signed quarterback Derek Carr to a five year, $125 million dollar contract, with $70 million guaranteed. Show More Summary
Move over, Andrew Luck: Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is on track to supplant the Indianapolis Colts quarterback as the highest-paid player in the National Football League by signing a five-year, $125 million contract. That works out to $25 million a year—but, as ESPN’s Adam Schefter has noted, Carr has a strong incentive to backload […]
Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has agreed to a contract extension that now makes him the highest-paid player in NFL history.
The Oakland Raider signal caller is now the highest-paid quarterback in history.
The Oakland Raiders have now inked starting quarterback Derek Carr to a lucrative deal. Now he and the team hope to make 2017 an even bigger year. Someone must have told Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr to go out and “break a leg” before every game this past season. Show More Summary
When it’s time to pay a quarterback, NFL teams usually have no option but to fork over record amounts. Three years into his NFL career, Derek Carr has emerged as one of the best young quarterbacks in the league. The Oakland Raiders have...Show More Summary
A fresh cut is enough incentive for good grades. Marshawn Lynch has been all about Oakland since coming out of retirement to play with the Raiders. Part of that has been community involvement, which is why Lynch is rewarding kids with...Show More Summary
Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch isn’t giving back to his hometown simply by making the team’s final year or two in Oakland more exciting and entertaining. He’s also providing a service to kids, along with an incentive. Via Alyssa Pereira of sfgate.com, Lynch is offering free haircuts every Wednesday to local youth who have good…
Heath Cummings is excited about the Raiders' Fantasy outlook, just not their most recent addition.
Amari Cooper is not playing any games this year. No, not because of an injury, but because he plans on making a bunch of DB’s look rather silly for the upcoming season. The Oakland Raiders star receiver is coming off his second straight 1,000 yard season, while earning him his second straight Pro Bowl selection and […]
Marshawn Lynch is all about helping out his community, including the little ones. The Oakland Raiders RB is giving kids extra incentive to keep their grades up. On Wednesdays, students from kindergarten to 12th grade can exchange their good report cards for a free haircut at Lynch’s Beast Mode store in Oakland. Cool thing about @MoneyLynch: […]
The lawyer plotting possible litigation against the NFL and the Raiders arising from the team’s plan to leave Oakland could be getting a few key partners for the effort. Via Daniel Kaplan of SportsBusiness Daily, lawyer Jim Quinn said that the “fully expects” Oakland and other local governmental entities to take part in the effort…
About the only thing the people of Oakland love more than their exalted NBA superteam is Raiders running back and native son Marshawn Lynch. Here’s reason No. 987 why. USA Today’s Jarrett Bell spotted the following sign at one of Lynch’s Beast Mode stores in Oakland, Calif.: Cool thing about @MoneyLynch: Kids can bring good […]
The Oakland Raiders held their final practice of the offseason
Derek Carr may be the brightest star the Raiders have had since Marcus Allen. The years after Rich Gannon’s late-career revival weren’t kind to the Raiders offense. Oakland cycled through a long list of failed quarterbacks like JaMarcus...Show More Summary