- Joe Kaiser, Fantasy, Insider
In the weeks leading up to May's NFL draft, rumors had Fresno State quarterback Derek Carr possibly going late in the first round. With that in mind, the Oakland Raiders had to feel fortunate to land him in Rd. 2 with the 36th overall pick.
In fact, fortunate may be an understatement based on the reports out of minicamp that the rookie quarterback is even better than the Raiders thought.