OAK QB Derek Carr - Week 17 Fantasy Football Outlook
Week 17 at Denver Broncos
In Week 16, Carr was 26/30 for 291 yards, one touchdown, zero interceptions, scored a rushing touchdown and finished as the QB8.
The Raiders are motivated to win because they still have a slim chance of making the playoffs. A lot of pieces would have to fall into place but it is still mathematically possible.
The Denver defense is eighteenth best against quarterbacks, per our schedule adjust fantasy points metric. 4for4 rankings expert, John Paulsen, has Carr ranked as a low-end QB2. Carr has been a streaming option several times this season but is a risky start on the road with the Raiders implied for 18.75 points.