Derek Carr Starting Raiders Opening Game

Big news for fans of Fresno State football... Derek Carr will be starting the season opener at quarterback for the Oakland Raiders.

Head Coach Dennis Allen announced Monday that Carr is replacing the veteran, Matt Schaub.

Carr dominated the defending Super Bowl champs, the Seattle Seahawks, in the final preseason game, completing 11 of 13 passes and three thouchdowns.

The Red Wave will be rooting for Carr when the Raiders play the Jets Sunday at 10:00 a.m.