Latest Carl Nassib News

Carr confident with Olson calling Raiders' offensive plays

Oct. 14, 2021 22:29 PM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders have been operating with a “next man up” mentality since the start of the season while dealing with injuries throughout the lineup. Sunday in Denver, the same mantra will apply with their coaching staff against the Denver...

Raiders begin picking up the pieces with trip to Denver

Oct. 14, 2021 12:23 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (3-2) at DENVER (3-2) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Broncos by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Raiders 2-3; Broncos 3-2. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead 67-54-2. ...

Interim head coach Rich Bisaccia ready to guide Raiders

Oct. 13, 2021 20:31 PM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Derek Carr walked onto the practice field Wednesday waiting to hear one voice. “I was waiting for him to click in the headset and start talking to me. Make a joke, make me laugh, get me going, fire me up.” But there’s an...

Chuckie chucked: Gruden's words antithetical to modern NFL

Oct. 12, 2021 11:18 AM EDT

Jon Gruden had to go. At a time when messages such as “It Takes All of Us” and “End Racism” are stenciled into every end zone in the league, when women have joined the ranks of front offices, coaching staffs and officiating crews and a player on his own team came...

Column: Gruden gone, and it couldn't have come fast enough

Oct. 12, 2021 01:52 AM EDT

Jon Gruden might still be coaching had he merely been exposed as a remorseful racist. His email about union chief DeMaurice Smith's lips was both disturbing and despicable, but it was from a decade ago when Gruden was not coaching in the NFL. And Gruden did apologize...

Jon Gruden resigns as Raiders coach over offensive emails

Oct. 11, 2021 22:36 PM EDT

Jon Gruden has resigned as coach of the Las Vegas Raiders after emails he sent before being hired in 2018 contained racist, homophobic and misogynistic comments. Gruden released a statement Monday night, saying: “I have resigned as head coach of the Las Vegas Raiders. I...

Column: Nassib coming out barely a blip for unbeaten Raiders

Sep. 24, 2021 17:59 PM EDT

There are all sorts of storylines swirling around the Las Vegas Raiders. They go into Sunday's game against Miami looking for their first 3-0 start in almost two decades. Quarterback Derek Carr is playing like an MVP. The defense is much improved. ...

Male tennis players surveyed on LGBTQ attitudes, environment

Sep. 24, 2021 10:28 AM EDT

About 60 players on the men’s professional tennis tour have taken part so far in an anonymous, online survey about LGBTQ issues that ATP CEO Massimo Calvelli calls part of a “broader initiative” to create “an environment for players and staff that is inclusive, that is diverse and...

Bradley's disciples helping mentor young Raiders defenders

Sep. 24, 2021 01:35 AM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Gus Bradley has a knack for reading offensive schemes, putting them on a whiteboard, and making it loud and clear what he expects from the Las Vegas Raiders defense. “It’s crystal clear,” veteran linebacker K.J. Wright said. “To see Gus,...

Raiders RB Josh Jacobs out vs Steelers with injury

Sep. 17, 2021 16:53 PM EDT

Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs will miss this week's game at Pittsburgh with injuries to his toe and ankle. Jacobs didn't practice all week for the Raiders after rushing for 34 yards and two touchdowns in a season-opening 33-27 win in overtime against...