Derek Carr

Texans going up against familiar face in Derek Carr

KENS 5 TV | Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:26:15 -0700

(AP) - Derek Carr has followed the Houston Texans closely since their start as an NFL franchise. Carr's big brother, David, was the first Texans draft pick back in 2002, and the younger Carr spent much of the first five years of the franchise hanging ...

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Texans beat Raiders 30-14, improve to 2-0 for fifth straight season

Chron.com (blog) | Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:05:53 -0700

Derek Carr, the little brother of former Texans quarterback David Carr, hit James Jones for a 9-yard score in the final seconds. Carr finished 27-of-42 for 263 yards, the one touchdown and two interceptions. “We're not very good,” Oakland cornerback ...

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Raiders Q&A: Can Derek Carr escape the Oakland quarterback vortex of doom?

Chron.com (blog) | Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:03:45 -0700

Do you think Derek Carr will be able to escape the vortex of doom involving Raiders QB draft picks? “He has a very good chance because he's got a good head on his shoulders and the talent to go with it. Perhaps because Al Davis had so much success with ...

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Dennis Allen: Derek Carr not "your typical rookie quarterback"

Silver and Black Pride | Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:33:45 -0700

Most every rookie quarterback who is given the starting job from day one struggles. Derek Carr is no different. Or is he? Dennis Allen seems to think Carr is different. "I don't think Derek what I would call your typical rookie quarterback," said Allen ...

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