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Offensive Player Rankings, Week 8: Top five QBs under 25 I'd build around
After big performances from Kyler Murray and Justin Herbert, David Carr lists the top five quarterbacks under 25 he'd build a team around. Plus, Tom Brady enters his offensive player rankings for the first time this season.
Darren Waller's second act: How Raiders TE saved his NFL career -- and his life
Steve Smith Sr. reflects on his discussion with former teammate Darren Waller about the tight end's arduous battle with addiction. Smith details Waller's hardships and triumphs on the way to a second chance in the NFL and at life.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 7: Nine players who should be pursued via trade
Two weeks from the NFL trade deadline, David Carr reveals nine offensive players who should be pursued via trade. Plus, a rookie enters his top-15 player rankings for the first time this season.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 6: Five players who are better than stats suggest
David Carr discusses five offensive players who are better than their stats suggest. Plus, two Raiders enter the top 15 player rankings.
Darren Waller, Derek Carr among Raiders players fined for violations of NFL COVID-19 protocols
A number of Las Vegas Raiders players, including TE Darren Waller, QB Derek Carr and TE Jason Witten were fined Monday for violations of the league's COVID-19 protocols and procedures during a charity event last week in Nevada.
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 4: Tight ends
Adam Rank breaks down which tight ends you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 4 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden: Players not wearing face masks was addressed
Las Vegas coach Jon Gruden said Wednesday the team addressed recent reports that multiple Raiders players not wearing face masks at a recent charity event organized by tight end Darren Waller.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 4: Eyeing six QB situations
David Carr weighs six QB situations. Is Carson Wentz safe in Philly? Could Nick Mullens supplant Jimmy G? Plus, updated top-15 offensive player rankings.
Injury roundup: Packers' Davante Adams will be a game-time decision
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams was listed as doubtful with a minor hamstring strain and will be a game-time decision, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
How to fix Eagles' Carson Wentz; no rebound for Drew Brees?
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks identifies what must happen for the Eagles' Carson Wentz to bounce back from a rough start to the season. Plus, troubling signs for the reigning DPOY and Drew Brees.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 3: Fixing the Vikings' woes
After a dreadful performance in Week 2, can the Minnesota Vikings' offense be fixed? David Carr lays out how Kirk Cousins and Co. can turn things around. Plus, there's a new No. 1 in the offensive player rankings.
Raiders TE Darren Waller's Monday night outburst impressive, but not surprising
Darren Waller went from considering life after football to one of the game's emergent stars, and he used the Monday night stage to introduce himself to the world.
Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 1: Tight ends
Start 'Em & Sit 'Em is the ultimate weekly look at NFL matchups and how they'll affect your fantasy football team.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 1: Browns a top-5 offense?
With the start of the NFL regular season comes David Carr's weekly offensive player rankings. Who lands in his initial top 15? Plus, which offense will make the biggest jump?
In TE Darren Waller, Jon Gruden sees an inspirational 'superstar'
In the wake of George Kittle and Travis Kelce signing lucrative extensions, Raiders coach Jon Gruden pointed out he believes the Raiders also have a "superstar" at tight end, who's also an inspiration to many.
Darren Waller: Henry Ruggs is as fast as a roach when the lights turn on
Raiders tight end Darren Waller got to see rookie Henry Ruggs' speed up close at training camp this week and it was "even crazier in person."
NFL's top nine offenses in 2020? Watch out for Cowboys, Chiefs, Ravens and ... Bengals?
Less than a month away from kickoff, Adam Schein predicts the nine best NFL offenses in 2020. The Cowboys, Chiefs and Ravens predictably make the cut, but don't overlook the talented groups in Las Vegas and Cincinnati.
Top 100 Players of 2020, Nos. 100-91: Waller, Carson make list for first time
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2020 NFL season.
2020 NFL season: 49ers' George Kittle headlines top 10 tight ends
Once the top player at the tight end position, Rob Gronkowski is back in the league after one year away from the game. Where does he stand in David Carr's ranking of the top 10 tight ends heading into the 2020 season?
AFC West training camp preview: Who has firepower to push Chiefs?
With a bevy of new weapons flanking Drew Lock, are the Broncos poised for a breakthrough season? Do the Raiders have the firepower to keep up with the Chiefs? Who'll the Chargers start at quarterback? Adam Maya has a training camp primer for each AFC West team.
Scouting Kyle Pitts: Florida TE similar to Raiders' Darren Waller
Daniel Jeremiah takes a first look at Florida's Kyle Pitts and sees a tight end with the upside to make a Darren Waller-like impact in the NFL.
Darren Waller believes Raiders could have a 'top-five offense'
Coming off an unexpected breakout season, Darren Waller believes his Las Vegas Raiders can make a similar leap from obscurity to earned notoriety in 2020.
Kyler Murray will win 2020 NFL MVP; plus, LeBron James a HOF TE?
Kyler Murray for MVP? Bucky Brooks says the Cardinals QB will be taking home the hardware next season. Plus, would LeBron James be a Hall of Famer if he had picked football over basketball?
NFL players to root for in 2020: Joe Burrow, Dak Prescott excite
Which players have Adam Rank's support in 2020? He identifies one player from each NFL team that he'll be rooting for during the upcoming season.
Fantasy Starts and Sits | Week 8
Top suggestions from Adam Rank about who to start and sit on your Fantasy team for Week 8 of the 2020 NFL season.
NFL 360: The Other Side
Darren Waller is one of the NFL's best tight ends. His "cheat code" to playing at a high level? Sobriety. He's a survivor of an addiction that nearly cost him everything.
Darren Waller: 'The greatest weapon that I have is my story'
Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller joins NFL Total Access to discuss his journey and states ''The greatest weapon that I have is my story'.
Melissa Stark previews NFL 360 episode on Darren Waller's recovery from addiction
NFL Network's Melissa Stark joins "Good Morning Football" and previews the latest installment of NFL 360 on Darren Waller's recovery from addiction and a Saints yoga instructor's battle with cancer.
Best plays by TEs on National Tight End Day | Week 7
Watch the best plays from tight ends on National Tight End Day in Week 7 of the 2020 NFL season.
Buccaneers vs. Raiders highlights | Week 7
Watch the Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Las Vegas Raiders highlights from their Week 7 matchup in 2020.
Darren Waller beats Lavonte David on slant for quick TD
Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller beats Lavonte David on slant for quick TD.
Carr finds Darren Waller over the middle for 23-yard pickup
Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr completes 23-yard pass to tight end Darren Waller.
Darren Waller shows strong hands on high TD grab from Derek Carr
Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr completes five-yard touchdown pass to tight end Darren Waller.
Next Generations: Darren Waller and Bishop Allen
As the NFL launches into the next 100 years, current NFL Players pay it forward and pair up with Youth Football stars as part of the NFL's Way to Play initiative to promote proper playing technique across all levels of football. This week's "Next Generations" spotlight features Darren Waller from the Las Vegas Raiders and Bishop Allen from the Las Vegas Junior Diamondbacks.
Darren Waller takes TE screen for 22-yard catch and run
Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller takes a tight end screen pass for a 22-yard catch and run.
Giardi: Why Pats defenders are comparing Waller to Megatron, not other TEs
Mike Giardi explains why New England Patriots defenders are comparing Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller to Calvin Johnson and not other tight ends.
Saints vs. Raiders highlights | Week 2
Watch the best plays from the Week 2 matchup between the New Orleans Saints and the Las Vegas Raiders.
Darren Waller reacts to big performance in Raiders' home opener
Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller reacts to his big performance in the Raiders' home opener.
Every catch from Darren Waller's 103-yard game | Week 2
Watch every catch from Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller's 103-yard game against the New Orleans Saints in Week 2.
Waller is wide open for TD after Saints bite hard on Raiders' play fake
Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr completes a fourth-down touchdown pass to tight end Darren Waller.
Fantasy Starts and Sits | Week 1
Top suggestions from Adam Rank about who to start and sit on your Fantasy team for Week 1 of the 2020 NFL season.
PFF: Top 5 fantasy football TEs for 2020 season
George Chahrouri counts down Pro Football Focus' Top 5 tight ends to draft ahead of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
Best plays from 'Top 100 Players of 2020' | Nos. 100-91
Watch the best plays from the top 100 players ranked 100 to 91.
'Top 100 Players of 2020': Darren Waller | No. 99
Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller has been ranked the No. 99 player on "The Top 100 Players of 2020."
Bucky Brooks ranks his Top 5 TEs in the NFL
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks ranks his top 5 tight ends in the NFL.
Darren Waller's top 10 plays | 2019 season
See a countdown of the top 10 plays made by Raiders tight end Darren Waller in the 2019 NFL season.
Top five fastest players from Week 17
Darren Waller captured the crown of the fastest tight end of the 2019 season. See who else that made the top 5 fastest players of Week 17!