The Raiders insist it's not an audition, just a chance ...

Inside Bay Area - [Full Article]

The Raiders insist it's not an audition, just a chance for QB Derek Carr to get in some much-needed work.

Yet with starting quarterback Matt Schaub sitting out Thursday night's game against the Seattle Seahawks at O.co Coliseum with a sore right elbow, the Raiders quarterback of the future can speed up that process in front of a home fan base that is embracing his candidacy through social media.

Fantasy Impact: 

Carr could get extended work and a chance to make another good impression if Schaub continues to struggle or not be able to play due to his elbow. Carr, a second-round draft pick out of Fresno State, appears firmly entrenched as the backup even though second-year player Matt McGloin has put up the best numbers, albeit against mostly third-team competition.

Filed Under: 2014, Preseason

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