Gerald McCoy spent nine seasons in Tampa Bay, where he was among the NFL’s elite interior defensive linemen. He missed all of last season with a ruptured quad tendon.
After serving as sports editor of both the Silverado Star and UNLV Rebel Yell, the Detroit native remained in Las Vegas and embarked on his professional journalism career at the Review-Journal in 2002. He has covered mixed martial arts and prep sports while helping coordinate online and social media coverage for nearly every major sporting event to come through the valley.
Derek Carr hopes he can catch a touchdown pass from Marcus Mariota at some point this season.
The veteran quarterback connected on a deep ball to the 2020 first-round pick in what the team hopes is just a preview of bigger things to come.
Fifth-year linebacker James Onwualu joins running back Theo Riddick on the reserve/retired list less than a week into the Raiders’ training camp.
John Brown, signed by the Raiders in the offseason, is one of the NFL’s fastest players, but he said he couldn’t beat fellow wide receiver Henry Ruggs in a race.
Miles Robinson scored the only goal as the United States defeated Mexico to win the Gold Cup in front of a capacity crowd of 61,514 Sunday night at Allegiant Stadium.
The United States is coming off a wild win over Mexico in June’s Nations League final. Both coaches expect a physical game when they take the field at Allegiant Stadium on Sunday.
The Raiders lost some of their backfield depth just a few days into training camp with Friday’s announcement that Theo Riddick was retiring.
The splashy free agent signing and projected starting defensive end says he has quickly taken to the organization’s locker room and culture in his first year in Las Vegas.
The 30-year-old offensive lineman entered the offseason as a free-agent, but agreed to stay with the Raiders and is a projected starter at guard on the rebuilt unit.
Two-division champion Amanda Nunes has tested positive for COVID and will be unable to defend her women’s bantamweight title against Julianna Pena at UFC 265.
End Yannick Ngakoue is one of several new defensive players for the Raiders who begin training camp Tuesday with their sights set on ending a four-year playoff drought.