Raiders’ QB Derek Carr is being benched in favor of Jarrett Stidham as the Raiders host the 49ers in Week 17.
Fantasy Impact: Adam Schefter broke the report shortly after head coach Josh McDaniels had alluded to the possibility of Carr being removed as the starter. Jarrett Stidham will be thrust into the role for at least Week 17 in what could not be a more difficult matchup. The Las Vegas skill position players need to be significantly downgraded for the fantasy championship week, specifically Davante Adams and Darren Waller. For Carr’s part, it is not out of the question that he has played his final snap as a Raider.
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