Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has been benched for the final two games of the season, head coach Josh McDaniels announced. Backup quarterback Jarrett Stidham will take the reins as the starter.
Raiders are benching Derek Carr and turning to Jarrett Stidham as their new starting QB.
Carr has thrown a league-leading 14 interceptions— including three Saturday night during a 13-10 loss to the Steelers.
Stidham has thrown only 61 passes and never has started an NFL game. pic.twitter.com/IJa1LfYGXT
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 28, 2022
Breaking: The Raiders are benching Derek Carr and turning to Jarrett Stidham as their new starting QB, per @AdamSchefter. pic.twitter.com/J9Lqryo7ex
— ESPN (@espn) December 28, 2022