Talent is vital, but team fit might be more important to QB success in NFL
Talent or team fit? It's a question NFL teams and fans debate every year. In a draft loaded with top quarterbacks, the answer could ultimately determine the fates of several teams over the next decade.
Marcus Mariota not fretting pay cut: 'Just excited to be a Raider'
Raiders QB Marcus Mariota speaks on the restructuring of his contract which allows the backup to remain in Las Vegas.
Marcus Mariota expected to sign reworked deal worth $3.5M following Raiders' pay cut request
Marcus Mariota is sticking with the Raiders for now following an agreement to reduce his pay for the 2021 season. Mariota is expected to sign a reworked contract with Las Vegas.
Raiders ask QB Marcus Mariota to take pay cut to $3M
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the Las Vegas Raiders asked Mariota to take a pay cut down to $3 million this season. If he refuses, the team plans to release the veteran quarterback.
Ten quarterbacks worth pursuing via free agency/2021 NFL Draft/trade
Could Russell Wilson be on the move? How impressive is prospect Zach Wilson? David Carr identifies his top 10 quarterbacks worth pursuing via free agency, the 2021 NFL Draft or trade.
Marcus Mariota trade market has dried up significantly
Raiders backup QB Marcus Mariota appeared headed towards being the latest QB to get traded this offseason. Ian Rapoport reports that the trade market has "dried up significantly" in recent days due to the incentives in Mariota's contract.
Raiders receiving legit trade interest in QB Marcus Mariota
Following one season as a backup with the Las Vegas Raiders and one very impressive showing in relief of Derek Carr, quarterback Marcus Mariota is drawing suitors, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday.
Raiders' Jon Gruden coy on QB situation, but all signs indicate Derek Carr to start vs. Dolphins
Which quarterback will start for the Raiders in Week 16? That's for Jon Gruden to know and the rest of the world to find out. Based on Thursday's injury report, however, all signs are beginning to point towards Derek Carr getting the start against the Dolphins.
Potential Tua Tagovailoa-Marcus Mariota QB matchup on NFL Saturday would join rare company
If Marcus Mariota starts against Tua Tagovailoa on Saturday, it will mark just the sixth time QBs from the same high school have faced off in the NFL. Anthony Holzman-Escareno explains why the matchup goes so much deeper for the two Hawaii passers.
Derek Carr (groin) limited at Raiders practice, splits reps with Marcus Mariota
Five days removed from tweaking his groin in front of the nation, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr was back at practice Tuesday afternoon, splitting snaps with backup signal-caller Marcus Mariota.
Debrief: Previewing movers and shakers in 2021 QB market
Will Carson Wentz be playing for someone other than the Eagles in 2021? Gregg Rosenthal eyes available names and needy teams in the upcoming QB market.
Raiders QB Derek Carr out up to two weeks with significant groin injury
Derek Carr might miss more time. The Raiders QB suffered a significant groin injury Thursday night and is expected to be sidelined 10-14 days, Ian Rapoport reports.
Justin Herbert calls it a 'pretty crazy experience' to face favorite player Marcus Mariota
Growing up in Oregon, Justin Herbert's favorite player was Marcus Mariota. So it was a "pretty crazy experience" for the Chargers rookie QB to face off against the Raiders veteran on Thursday night.
2020 NFL training camp's early winners and losers: Raiders rookies shining bright, A.J. Green can't get right
After the first full week of padded practice, Gregg Rosenthal spotlights winners and losers at training camps across the NFL.
NFL's five most/least enviable QB situations in 2020
Gil Brandt ranks the five most and least enviable quarterback situations across the NFL in 2020. Where do Tua Tagovailoa and Ryan Fitzpatrick's Miami Dolphins sit?
NFL backup quarterback rankings: Where do rookies slot in?
In 2020, having a backup plan is vital. With that in mind, Gregg Rosenthal ranks the NFL's backup quarterbacks, 1-32. Where do the rookies slot in?
NFL Power Rankings: Seahawks early risers in training camp
With NFL teams holding their first padded practices of 2020 this week, Dan Hanzus explores the league to identify who's up and who's down through the early going of training camp. Check out the updated Power Rankings.
Jon Gruden: 'Dazzling playmaker' Marcus Mariota 'really fired me up today'
Raiders coach Jon Gruden has a history of complementing his backup quarterbacks and grinding on his starters. On Friday, he offered his first glowing praise of free-agent acquisition Marcus Mariota.
Which schools provide NFL teams with most pro-ready talent?
Where do NFL teams go to find the most pro-ready players? In his Pipelines to the Pros series, Chase Goodbread explores which schools over the last 20 years have been providing NFL clubs with not only the most draft choices but also the most impactful pro players early in their careers.
Pipelines to the Pros: Quarterbacks
Quarterback Who? Well, the research says the throne still belongs to USC, but Lincoln Riley and his Oklahoma Sooners are making a charge for the title of QBU.
State of the Franchise: Greatness in Las Vegas Raiders' future?
Al Davis once said, "The greatness of the Raiders is in its future." Adam Rank agrees in his assessment of the franchise heading into its inaugural season in Las Vegas.
2020 NFL schedule release: Ranking top nine prime-time games
With the 2020 NFL schedule released, which games are truly must-see TV for football fans across the country? Adam Schein ranks the top nine prime-time showdowns. Which marquee matchup comes in at No. 1?
NFL releases complete 2020 regular-season schedule
The 2020 NFL season will kick off with a rematch of one of the most memorable playoff games from last season. The Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs begin their title defense against Deshaun Watson and the Houston Texans on Thursday, Sept. 10.
Derek Carr: Mariota signing doesn't 'bother me one bit'
Derek Carr is still the starting quarterback for the Raiders but faces new competition in the face of Marcus Mariota. Carr dished on that signing and his bosses kicking the tires on Tom Brady.
Rapoport: Don't rule out a Mariota trade even after his new Raiders deal
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport: Don't rule out a Marcus Mariota trade even after his new Raiders deal.
Michael Silver offers a full retrospect of the 2021 quarterback carousel
NFL Network's Michael Silver offers a full retrospect of the 2021 quarterback carousel.
'GMFB' explores realistic options for Bears at QB
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses realistic options for the Chicago Bears at QB.
David Carr's Top 10 QBs worth pursuing this offseason
NFL Network's David Carr's Top 10 QBs worth pursuing this offseason.
Rapoport details why Mariota's trade market has 'dried up significantly'
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport details why the trade market for Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Marcus Mariota has 'dried up significantly.'
David Carr matches five QB-needy teams with top potential starter in '21
NFL Network's David Carr matches five quarterback-needy teams with their top potential starting QB in 2021.
Rapoport on Mariota: 'I'd be very surprised' if Raiders don't trade him
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports the latest on Raiders backup quarterback Marcus Mariota's future in Las Vegas.
Giardi: Two QBs on other teams that Pats could target in offseason
NFL Network's Mike Giardi list two QBs on other teams that New England Patriots could target in offseason.
Rapoport: Raiders getting trade calls for Derek Carr, Marcus Mariota
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport shares that there is interest in a trade for Las Vegas Raiders quarterbacks Derek Carr or Marcus Mariota.
Top 10 Raiders plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by the Las Vegas Raiders in the 2020 NFL season.
Rapoport: Raiders optimistic that Derek Carr will start Saturday
Rapoport: The Las Vegas Raiders are optimistic that quarterback Derek Carr will start Saturday against the Miami Dolphins.
Wyche: Carr and Mariota will be active Saturday vs. Dolphins
NFL Network's Steve Wyche shares Las Vegas Raiders quarterbacks Derek Carr and Marcus Mariota will be active Saturday vs. the Miami Dolphins.
Steve Wyche breaks down likelihood of a Mariota vs. Tua showdown Sunday
NFL Network's Steve Wyche previews the Week 16 matchup between the Miami Dolphins and the Las Vegas Raiders.
Top catches of the week | Week 15
Watch the top catches of Week 15 during the NFL 2020 season.
Top runs and YAC of the week | Week 15
Watch the top runs and YAC of Week 15 during the NFL 2020 season.
David Carr updates brother Derek's injury status after Week 15
NFL Network's David Carr provides an update on his brother and Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr's injury status after Week 15.
Marcus Mariota shares reaction to first game action with Raiders
Raiders quarterback Marcus Mariota reacts to his first game action with Las Vegas against the Los Angeles Chargers on "Thursday Night Football" in Week 15.
Gruden on Mariota's performance, OT loss to Bolts on 'TNF'
Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden reacts to his team's loss to the Los Angeles Chargers in overtime on "Thursday Night Football" in Week 15.
Marcus Mariota's best plays against the Chargers | Week 15
Watch Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Marcus Mariota's best plays against the Los Angeles Chargers on "Thursday Night Football" in Week 15.
Chargers vs. Raiders highlights | Week 15
Watch the highlights from the Week 15 matchup between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Las Vegas Raiders.
Can't-Miss Play: Mariota goes airborne on clutch third-and-goal TD run
Can't-Miss Play: Las Vegas Raiders Marcus Mariota goes airborne on clutch third-and-goal TD run.
Mariota buys time on 'Spider 3 Y Banana' for fourth-down pickup
Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Marcus Mariota buys time on "Spider 3 Y Banana" for fourth-down pickup.
Marcus Mariota reaches to convert key fourth-down scramble
Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Marcus Mariota reaches to convert key fourth-down scramble.