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Report: Raiders will not consider Jalen Carter in draft

The Raiders have a number of ways they can go with the seventh overall pick in this year’s draft, but their options reportedly do not include former Georgia defensive tackle Jalen Carter.Raiders head coach Josh McDaniels said this week, via Vincent Bonsignore of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, that the team would ” do everything we [more]

Mark Davis: You gotta have patience

When the Raiders were trading for wide receiver Davante Adams, signing defensive end Chandler Jones and extending the contracts of players like Derek Carr and Darren Waller to contract extensions last year, it didn’t feel like the team felt it was a long way away from contending for a playoff spot in the AFC but [more]

Anthony Richardson met with Panthers, Raiders on Wednesday

With the annual league meeting over from earlier this week, teams are back on the road for the Pro Day circuit.Florida will have its showcase on Thursday, giving teams a chance to see players like quarterback Anthony Richardson in person for further evaluation before the draft next month.To that end, NFL Media’s Tom Pelissero reports [more]

Kyle Shanahan: Jimmy Garoppolo’s time with the 49ers was extremely successful

At this time last year, the 49ers were preparing to say goodbye to Jimmy Garoppolo as they moved on to Trey Lance as their starting quarterback.But that departure never happened in 2022, as Garoppolo eventually agreed to an adjusted contract to stick with San Francisco as the club’s backup.Then Garoppolo played most of the year. [more]

Alex Bars re-signs with Raiders

Free agent offensive lineman Alex Bars is re-signing with the Raiders on a one-year deal, Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports.Bars, 27, played 15 games for the Raiders with 14 starts in 2022. He had one holding penalty and allowed 5.5 sacks, per STATS, Inc.He had only 11 starts his first three seasons with the [more]

Raiders sign DeAndre Carter

The Raiders have added another wide receiver to their offense.DeAndre Carter has signed a one-year deal with the Raiders, according to Jordan Schultz of, who will turn 30 on April 10, is coming off his best season. He caught 46 passes for 538 yards and three touchdowns last year, his only year with the [more]

Despite signing Jimmy Garoppolo, Raiders don’t rule out drafting a QB in the first round

The Raiders signed Jimmy Garoppolo to a contract that includes $33.75 million in guarantees. He is their quarterback for the next two seasons. But the Raiders haven’t ruled out drafting a quarterback in the first round.They are doing their due diligence on the top prospects“If we feel like the guy is worth it, we would [more]

Mark Davis: I apologized to Derek Carr for not getting it done

After nine years, the Raiders have a new quarterback.They released longtime signal-caller Derek Carr in February and signed Jimmy Garoppolo earlier this month to start fresh at the position.But as Las Vegas let Carr go, the team’s owner had a message for him.“I apologized to him for not getting it done,” Davis said, via Vinny [more]

Saints to sign Bryan Edwards

Derek Carr will have a familiar face in the New Orleans receivers room.Bryan Edwards is signing with the Saints, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media.Edwards spent his first two seasons with the Raiders before he was traded to the Falcons last May. But Edwards appeared in just seven games for Atlanta, catching three passes [more]

Bengals sign Sidney Jones

The Bengals have added a veteran defensive back.Cincinnati has signed cornerback Sidney Jones to a one-year deal, the team announced on Monday.Jones was last with the Raiders to end the 2022 season, appearing in seven games for the club with a pair of starts. He began the year with the Seahawks, who released him in [more]

Dave Ziegler “confident” Jimmy Garoppolo will improve the Raiders

The Raiders made the decision at the end of last season that they needed to get better at the most important position in football. They benched Derek Carr the final two games of last season and released him last month after nine seasons as the team’s quarterback.They signed Jimmy Garoppolo in free agency, and General [more]

Raiders announce the signing of John Jenkins

The Raiders have signed unrestricted free agent John Jenkins, the team announced Friday.The defensive tackle has 10 years of experience, spending the past two in Miami. He played 260 defensive snaps and 61 on special teams in 16 games last season, totaling 20 tackles.The Saints made Jenkins a third-round draft selection in 2013, and he [more]

Report: DeAndre Carter visiting with Raiders on Friday

The Raiders may be acquiring a player who spent last year with a division rival.Wide receiver DeAndre Carter is taking a free-agent visit with Las Vegas on Friday, according to Jordan Schultz of has bounced around since entering the league as an undrafted free agent in 2015. But he had his most productive season [more]

Tom Brady becomes a minority owner in the Las Vegas Aces

Last year, Tom Brady’s path to unretirement consisted, temporarily, of buying a minority stake in the Dolphins before eventually becoming the team’s quarterback.This year, the retired seven-time Super Bowl champion has acquired an ownership interest in a team owned by Raiders owner Mark Davis.Via Logan Reever of in Las Vegas, Davis announced on Thursday [more]

Raiders sign Duke Shelley

Las Vegas has added to its secondary.The Raiders have signed cornerback Duke Shelley, the club announced on Thursday.Shelley spent the 2022 season with the Vikings, appearing in 11 games with five starts. He recorded 31 total tackles with eight passes defensed and an interception.A sixth-round pick in the 2019 draft, Shelley spent his first three [more]

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