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Raiders, who have yet to announce Derek Carr deal, call Friday press conference

The Raiders have yet to officially announce Derek Carr has a new deal, but they have called a press conference for 10:30 a.m. PT on Friday at the team facility.

The Clock Is Now Ticking for Derek Carr, the Raiders’ New $125 Million Man

The NFL 's highest-paid quarterback is rarely the NFL's best quarterback. He's simply the most recent really good quarterback to sign a new contract.

Derek Carr gets $40 million guaranteed at signing

The Raiders and quarterback Derek Carr have agreed to a five-year extension that is worth up to $125 million over the life of the deal. As any longtime follower of NFL contracts is well aware, however, the details of how the deal is structured in terms of guaranteed money provides a fuller view o...

It’s quarterback contract silly season, starting with Derek Carr

The reports are in, and quarterback Derek Carr is set to become the NFL's highest paid quarterback to the tune of a $125 million, five-year contract extension - $25 million a year for those doing t

What would Tom Brady get, if he pushed for top dollar?

The Derek Carr contract raises plenty of questions regarding the deals to come for plenty of quarterbacks. But not for Tom Brady.

Raiders make Derek Carr highest-paid player in NFL history (for now)

As of June 22, 2017, The NFL has a new highest-paid player in league history. His name is Derek Carr.According to multiple reports surfacing on Twitter from multiple NFL reporters, the Oakland Raiders

Twitter Reacts to Derek Carr’s Raiders Contract, QB Being NFL’s Top Paid Player

The Oakland Raiders and quarterback Derek Carr came to terms on a contract extension Thursday that made him the highest-paid player in NFL history. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the five-year deal is worth $125 million...

Derek Carr pushes bar $271,000 higher

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is now the highest paid quarterback in league history. Sort of.

Raiders and Derek Carr deal is done, per Carr himself

Derek Carr said we'd hear it from him first. And now we have.

Derek Carr Signs Raiders Contract, QB Reportedly Is NFL’s Highest Paid Player

While he's still signed for another season, the Oakland Raiders wasted little time rewarding quarterback Derek Carr for his strong performance this season...

Derek Carr signs five-year extension with Raiders

The Oakland Raiders have signed Derek Carr to a contract extension that will reportedly make him the highest-paid player in NFL history.Carr announced the new contract himself on Twitter, and NFL Media

All quiet regarding Gareon Conley case, for now

Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley should soon learn whether he will, or won't, be charged with sexual assault in Ohio. After the first-round rookie met with police in early May, Conley's lawyer said that a decision from authorities is expected within 6-8 weeks.

Five NFL stars next in line for massive payday

News broke Wednesday that Derek Carr and the Oakland Raiders are close to finalizing a new deal that will pay him around $25 million per year. While Schefter is hearing the deal is close to being done,

What will it cost to keep Derek Carr from going the Kirk Cousins route?

Of all the players who could have decided to let their rookie contracts expire and play year-to-year since the NFL and NFL Players Association made it considerably more expensive to franchise-tag for a third time in 2006, Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins would have been low on the list of candida...

Derek Carr on new deal: Nothing done yet

Derek Carr replied on Twitter to a report that a deal is close to being finalized with the Raiders. "Nothing done yet... trust me you will hear it here first," Carr wrote.