Musical QB? Derek Carr says billboard just a joke

The billboard now says "Valley Exclusive Derek Carr Debut Single 2017"

UPDATE: After all the excitement surrounding the billboard, Derek Carr tweeted Tuesday afternoon what many suspected: It's all a joke. Still no explanation of what's behind the billboard, though.

The original story is below.


FRESNO, Calif. (FOX26) -- Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has had a billboard at Clovis and Olive avenues in Fresno that has been drawing a lot of attention.

The sign had Carr's face and said "Get Ready 8.15.17."

Then, on Aug. 15, the billboard changed to one showing Carr looking like a GQ model that reads, "Valley Exclusive Derek Carr Debut Single 2017."

There is also a website,

So what does it all mean?

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Watch the Willis Sports Report from Monday below.

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