It took seven weeks but the explosive Amari Cooper has finally arrived in Oakland for the 2017 season.
Oakland continues to find ways to lose as a late Nick Novak field goal handed the Chargers a 17-16 comeback win.
Carr was removed with just under five minutes left in the third quarter after going down awkwardly on a sack
For Oakland, which had scored 71 points entering the Week 3 Sunday night game, it was clear things were different from the word go.
The Raiders' home-opening Week 2 win could hardly have gone any better.
With just under 13 minutes left, to tunes courtesy of Keak Da Sneak, Marshawn Lynch began feeling himself.
Behind Carr and Tavecchio, the Raiders overcame a continued lack of pass rush to squeak by the of the playoff hopeful Titans.
As returns go, it sure wasn't a bad one for Derek Carr.
The Raiders head into Sunday's 2017 opener shouldering the greatest expectations the franchise has faced in more than a decade.
Eight of the Raiders' nine draft picks made the roster, with 7th-rounder Elijah Hood being the odd man out.
Donald Penn returned to the Raiders practice field Wednesday for the first time since the conclusion of mandatory mini-camp in June.
After eight long months, quarterback Derek Carr made his return to the field in the Raiders preseason Week 2 loss to the Rams.
At least 29 players took part in some form of National Anthem protest during the second week of NFL preseason action.
Looking to complete the mission what they fell short of finishing a season ago, woe has begotten the Raiders 2017 season on its first official day.
Quarterback Derek Carr took to social media on Thursday to announce that he has finalized a contract extension with the Oakland Raiders.
Raiders LB Khalil Mack continued his ascension as one of the league's best defensive players, finishing the season.
The Raiders are expected to promote Todd Downing to offensive coordinator after parting ways with Bill Musgrave.
The Raiders best season in over a decade includes plenty of accolades.
The Raiders were a trainwreck in their regular season finale, played without Pro Bowl quarterback Derek Carr.
Derek Carr was rolling, and the Raiders were too. Then Carr was rolling, and the Raiders were hoping and praying.
Oakland pummeled the Colts behind three passing touchdowns and a pair of rushing touchdowns. But none of that mattered.
Raiders offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave pointed out some major duties carried out on every play by center Rodney Hudson.
Though Derek Carr and Andrew Luck have never played each other at the Oakland Coliseum, they have history as opponents.
Though none hope to go, for now, a league-best seven Raiders have been selected for the pro bowl and seven more have been named alternates.
Amari Cooper's 35 yard touchdown catch came right after Derek Carr changed the play at the line.
Oakland trailed 24-9 at one point in the third quarter, but surged back for 29 unanswered points.
Derek Carr didn't get the win against Rex Ryan's Jets in his first game ever, but Sunday he'll have a chance to rectify that.
The Raiders suffered a brief injury scare Sunday, looking forward to some potential Raiders signings in March, and a defense that's mending fences. It's all in 4 & Out for Week 12.
Make sure to consult your cardiologist before watching a Raiders football game.
Raiders upback Jamize Olawale has become one of the team's most dangerous players, and quarterback Derek Carr saw it a long time ago.
Oakland played a dominant second half, perhaps one of their best this season, against a terrific defense.
The Raiders offense has shown enough firepower to keep up with any team in the NFL.
Michael Crabtree was on the receiving end of two incredible passes from Raiders quarterback Derek Carr, en route to a 33-16 win on Sunday.
Oakland faces the Jacksonville Jaguars Sunday, and that's not an easy win.
Amari Cooper is coming off another 100 yard performance, and it's the result of practicing hard.
Amari Cooper played one of the best games he's ever played for the Raiders, but the defense let Kansas City's mediocre offense run away with a win.