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Derek Carr Insists No Increased Sense of Urgency Following 0-2 Start

Following an 0-2 start to the 2022 season, one might expect the Las Vegas Raiders to feel increased pressure and a sense of urgency to win their first game of the season this week on the road in Nashville. But quarterback Derek Carr insists that isn’t the case—not because the team feels no sense of …

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Raiders DC Patrick Graham Stresses Tackling in First Meeting with Derrick Henry

This Sunday’s contest at Tennessee will be the first time Las Vegas Raiders defensive coordinator Patrick Graham has ever had to game-plan against Derrick Henry. He recognizes the unique challenges the Titans’ bell cow back brings to the table. Since being drafted in 2016 out of Alabama, where he won the Heisman Trophy in his …

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Stopping Jeffery Simmons Key to Raider Success in Tennessee

Tennessee Titans defensive tackle Jeffery Simmons was one of the most highly touted prospects going into the 2019 NFL Draft out of Mississippi State, and even a torn ACL suffered just two months prior to the draft didn’t stop the Titans from picking him 19th overall in the first round. Simmons played his first pro …

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Second-Half Woes Doom Raiders in Heartbreaking Loss to Cardinals

The Las Vegas Raiders were ahead 20-0 at halftime against the Arizona Cardinals, and the team looked to cruise to an easy victory over an overmatched team. However, the Cardinals were able to claw back into the game and win in overtime in what would be one of the most crushing and embarrassing defeats in …

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