Carr, Raiders overcome windy, wintry weather to down Browns
Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr celebrates after the Raiders defeated the Cleveland Browns 16-6 in an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)CLEVELAND – Derek Carr had no idea where his passes were going or what the weather was doing. The wind, who knows what it was?”But the winter-like weather didn't stop Carr or the Raiders. After that, it was tough.”Using running back Josh Jacobs and a short passing game, Carr controlled the clock in the second half and kept the ball away from the Browns (5-3). The Raiders appeared to take the lead in the second quarter when Carr connected with Henry Ruggs III in the back right corner of the end zone.
The Latest: Bills send their rookies home
The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The Buffalo Bills became the NFLs first team to send their rookies home and hold training camp remotely after two more players tested positive for COVID-19. Defensive backs Siran Neal and Dane Jackson both tested positive Thursday, upping the teams total to five since rookies reported on July 21. The Bills did not provide a timeline as to how long rookies would continue working remotely. Gillan is the third player placed on the list, joining running back Dontrell Hilliard and safety Jovante Moffatt. ___The Phillies have received the results of Wednesdays testing, and while no players tested positive for COVID-19 two staff members did test positive.