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Derek Carr downplays his COVID-19 protocol violation

Getty Images On Monday night, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr and several other teammates attended an event that saw too many people in sight indoors without masks. The incident came to light on Tuesday. On Wednesday, Carr addressed his behavior. “I think we did a fantastic job here,” Carr told reporters of NBC Sports Bay Area’s Josh Shrock. “I hate that …

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Las Vegas Raiders’ Derek Carr says players “felt awful” about mask issues

HENDERSON, Nevada – Coach Jon Gruden said Las Vegas Raiders players “put their dumbbells down a bit” when they broke COVID-19 protocol by appearing maskless at an indoor charity event Monday night. Quarterback Derek Carr, who attended the event, said the players “had some moments where we slipped and took off our masks so people could see our faces”. Both …

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Raiders can discipline Derek Carr and other players. will you?

Getty Images When it comes to game day pandemic logs, the NFL can (and will) take action if the rules are violated. When it comes to off-site violations, teams can take action. The first significant incident in this direction occurred in Las Vegas. Raiders owner Mark Davis doesn’t like multiple players attending an event, which is obviously in violation of …

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Jon Gruden on Derek Carr: This guy is a great quarterback

Getty Images Raiders quarterback Derek Carr said before the season started he was “tired of talking” and just wanted to “go out and play football and not bother about the other things.” At two weeks, that looks like the right approach to the season. Carr followed up a good performance against the Panthers in a week one win by beating …

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Obituary for Gerald Carr: Skylab 4 commander, dies at 88

Gerald Carr was an astronaut who commanded Skylab 4 in 1973, the last Skylab mission. Skylab 4 Carr was the commander of an all-rookie crew on Skylab 4 that would be the final Skylab mission. Carr was with William Pogue and Dr. Edward Gibson aboard Skylab from November 16, 1973 to February 8, 1974. The mission was to test the …

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Raiders QB Derek Carr wants to unite people, will not just stick to sports

In the days after George Floyd’s murder under the knee of a Minneapolis police officer, a handful of prominent white quarterbacks spoke on social media and condemned the act. The Raiders Derek Carr‘Eagles’ Carson Wentz‘Bengals’ Joe Burrow and titans Ryan Tannehill Everyone campaigned for more compassion and social unity. Their voices directly contradicted the silence of the NFL’s white quarterbacks …

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Raiders NFL Draft 2020: Mike Mayock praises Derek Carr and calls Jason Witten the “Mt. Rushmore from NFL narrow ends

Mike Mayock, general manager of Raiders, held a multi-media conference call on Tuesday to preview the NFL draft and to talk about the off-season in general. I was on the phone and wanted to share some highlights: Mayock said the Raiders were “very grateful” to have Derek Carr quarterback in a strange off-season due to the coronavirus pandemic. Mayock also …

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