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Raiders head coach Antonio Piece mentioned Jakobi Meyers as a player he believes made a huge leap this offseason. (Source: Levi Edwards on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Meyers was second on the team in receiving across the board last season for the Raiders. He figures to remain in a similar role as the No. 2 wide receiver behind Davante Adams.

Davante Adams was at Raiders minicamp on Tuesday. (Source: Vincent Bonsignore on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Adams returns to the team after sitting out voluntary OTAs. He wasn't expected to hold out into minicamp.

Michael Gallup was not spotted at Raiders voluntary OTAs on Wednesday. (Source: Tashan Reed on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Gallup remains absent from practice that is still voluntary. He signed with the Raiders this offseason.

The Las Vegas Raiders reworked the contract of Maxx Crosby to give him a $6 million raise for the upcoming season. (Source: Adam Schefter on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: The Raiders also moved an additional $1.2 million into 2025. He should remain the leader on the defense and one of the best defensive players in the NFL this upcoming season.

Category: Transactions

Alex Bachman signs with Raiders

Wed, May 22nd 7:17pm EDT
By Ari Koslow

The Las Vegas Raiders signed WR Alex Bachman. (Source: Raiders PR on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Bachman has only appeared in three regular season games in his career when he played in three games with the Giants in 2021.

Category: Transactions

Ameer Abdullah did not practice at Raiders OTAs on Tuesday. (Source: Tashan Reed on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Abdullah and Zamir White were both not practicing. With Josh Jacobs in Green Bay, Abdullah and Alexander Mattison figure to compete with each other for the No. 2 role in the Raiders backfield behind White.

Zamir White did not practice at Raiders OTAs on Tuesday. (Source: Tashan Reed on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: White and Ameer Abdullah both were not practicing on Tuesday. With Josh Jacobs in Green Bay, White figures to enter the season as the lead back in the Raiders backfield.

Michael Mayer said he has made a complete recovery from the toe injury that led to him missing the final three games of last season. (Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal)

Fantasy Impact: Mayer has fully participated in the offseason program so far for the Raiders. He will likely remain off the fantasy radar with Las Vegas drafting Brock Bowers last month.

Category: Injury Updates

Andrus Peat signs with Raiders

Tue, May 7th 12:29pm EDT
By Ari Koslow

The Las Vegas Raiders signed Andrus Peat. (Source: Ian Rapoport on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Peat spent his entire career with the Saints, and now heads to the Raiders. He figures to add depth to the offensive line for Las Vegas.

Category: Transactions

The Las Vegas Raiders have signed WR Jalen Guyton. (Source: Ian Rapoport on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Guyton only suited up in eight games last season, registering 89 receiving yards and one touchdown on 10 receptions. He will likely compete for a depth role behind three strong veteran wide receiver options in the Raiders’ offense.

Category: Transactions

The Las Vegas Raiders have selected RB Dylan Laube with the No. 208 overall pick in the 2024 NFL Draft.

Fantasy Impact: Laube led New Hampshire with 749 rushing yards, nine rushing touchdowns, and tied for the team lead with seven receiving touchdowns. Laube will look to carve out a spot in the Raiders’ backfield during training camp.

Category: Transactions

Raiders coach Antonio Pierce said Aidan O'Connell has "earned the right" to compete for a starting role. (Source:

Fantasy Impact: This comes with the rumors of the Raiders considering drafting a quarterback early next month. "At the end of the day, listen, Aidan O'Connell played his a** off. He did a hell of a job for us," Pierce said. in an interview. "You're talking about a kid that has the mental toughness to play in the National Football League. Whatever happens and whatever we do it has to go through Aidan O'Connell. Being honest with you because he's earned that right."

Category: Rumors

The Las Vegas Raiders re-signed Isaiah Pola-Mao. (Source: Las Vegas Raiders on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Pola-Mao returns to the Raiders as an exclusive rights free agent. He should maintain a depth role in the secondary.

Category: Transactions

The Raiders are set to release WR Hunter Renfrow on Wednesday. (Source: Ian Rapoport on Twitter )

Fantasy Impact: The team will release Renfrow when the new league year begins. The veteran was set to count $13.7M against the cap, which was hard to justify considering two consecutive quiet seasons. The 28-year-old should have plenty of suitors in free agency.

Category: Transactions

The Patriots are expected to sign TE Austin Hooper. (Source: Ian Rapoport on Twitter )

Fantasy Impact: Hooper is set to earn $4.25M on his one-year deal. The 29-year-old veteran tallied 234 receiving yards on 25 receptions in 17 games with Las Vegas last season. Hooper will provide a security blanket for a potential rookie quarterback.

Category: Transactions

The Las Vegas Raiders are expected to cut QB Jimmy Garoppolo on Wednesday at the start of the new league year. (Source: Dianna Russini on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: According to Dianna Russini of The Athletic, a few teams are expected to be interested in the veteran QB. Garoppolo's release has been anticipated for months, and with the anticipated signing of Gardner Minshew II, he becomes even more expendable. Keep in mind that Garoppolo will also be suspended for the first two games of the 2024 season.

Category: Rumors

The Cardinals and DT Bilal Nichols have agreed to a three-year, $21M deal. (Source: Adam Schefter on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: The deal includes $14.4M in guaranteed money. Nichols tallied 1.5 sacks and 25 tackles with the Raiders last season.

Category: Transactions

The Packers are expected to sign RB Josh Jacobs. (Source: Ian Rapoport on Twitter )

Fantasy Impact: The move will pair Josh Jacobs with Aaron Jones in the Packers’ backfield. This will definitely impact both of their fantasy values in 2024 as fantasy managers will likely have to wait to see how Matt LaFleur chooses to deploy both running backs.

Category: Transactions

The Raiders are currently working on a deal to hire Antonio Pierce as the team’s next head coach. (Source: Adam Schefter on Twitter )

Fantasy Impact: Pierce took over as the interim head coach after the team fired Josh McDaniels in early November. The team finished with a 5-4 record during his tenure and appeared to be a completely different team under Pierce. The Raiders’ players openly campaigned for the team to hire Pierce at the end of the season.

Tre Tucker caught all five of his targets for 79 yards, adding 11 yards on one carry in Sunday's 27-14 win over the Broncos.

Fantasy Impact: Tucker wrapped up his rookie season with new personal bests in reception and yards. His performance was highlighted by a 47-yard pass play - his third of at least that many yards this season. Obviously, Tucker has serious big-play ability. He caught just 19 passes across 16 games this season, but he averaged 17.4 yards per reception with a couple of touchdowns.

Category: Game Recaps