The Las Vegas Raiders and their followers have been anticipating a run on the Tremendous Bowl throughout the 2022 season.
The crew had traded for Davante Adams, arguably the most effective broad receiver within the NFL, throughout the offseason, and it regarded like they’d the instruments to go all the best way.
As an alternative, they blew a lot of late leads and misplaced a number of shut video games, resulting in a 6-11 end, and though many followers have been calling for head coach Josh McDaniels to be fired, he’s nonetheless on the helm.
The Raiders have apparently already made the choice to maneuver on from quarterback Derek Carr, who had a tough season, and extra adjustments could also be on the best way within the subsequent a number of months.
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Jarrett Stidham took over beneath middle for Las Vegas’ final two video games, and though he confirmed some promise, notably in a slender Week 17 loss to the San Francisco 49ers, he threw nearly as many interceptions (three) and touchdowns (4) in these two contests.
There have been rumors the Raiders could go after a extra established signal-caller, reminiscent of Aaron Rodgers, the 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo or presumably even the legendary Tom Brady.
They may additionally use some assist defensively, as they completed simply twenty fifth in speeding touchdowns allowed, twenty sixth in factors allowed, twenty eighth in complete yards allowed and twenty ninth in passing yards allowed.
Raiders followers are understandably impatient, because the franchise hasn’t received a playoff recreation because the 2002 season when it misplaced within the Tremendous Bowl to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
However making aggressive tweaks to the roster received’t essentially lead to a breakthrough season.