Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders (7-8) enter a matchup against the Denver Broncos (5-10) on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Empower Field at Mile High on a three-game losing streak.
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Week 17 Projections
Carr is projected to score 16.6 fantasy points in Week 17 against Denver. The Broncos are the 19th-ranked team in fantasy points allowed and 22nd against quarterbacks.
Fantasy owners might be better off looking for a more opportune QB-play this week, Carr ranks just 16th among quarterbacks for the upcoming slate of games. The Broncos have allowed quarterbacks to throw for 247.9 yards per game, placing them 13th in the NFL.
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Projected fantasy points and data in this article reflect data from SportsData.io as of December 30, 2020, 6:20 AM ET.
Season Fantasy Ranking
Carr is the 17th-highest scoring player overall in fantasy football this season, much higher than his average draft position of 189. He enters the game as the 14th-ranked quarterback, 11 spots higher than his No. 25 ADP among QBs. On the year Carr has gone 324-for-479 (67.6 percent) for 3,731 yards while totaling 25 touchdowns
against only seven interceptions.
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Derek Carr Weekly Performance
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