Raiders QB Derek Carr dealing with back spasms

Derek Carr surveyed his the pattern, and saw Raiders receivers covered well. The Pro Bowl quarterback tried to create space with his feet and tried to take off.

The Broncos didn’t let that happen. Shelby Harris knocked him off balance. Adam Gotsis finished him off, tackling him by the neck. It put tremendous strain on his back. And pulled him from the game.

The Raiders believe it won’t keep him out long, if at all.

Head coach Jack Del Rio said Carr had back spasms.

“It should be something that cleans up quickly,” Del Rio said.

Fantasy Impact: 

The story said Carr remains optimistic he'll be able to play Week 5 against Baltimore. X-rays were negative for structural damage. The QB tried to loosen his back but didn't feel comfortable enough to return, the story said.

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