The Raiders agreed to a deal with former Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota on Monday, according to the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The terms of Mariota's deal have not been disclosed. He is expected to serve as the backup for Derek Carr, who has been the Raiders' starter since 2014. Mariota was drafted by the Titans with the No. 2 pick in the 2015 NFL draft. He was benched last season in favor Ryan Tannehill, when led the Titans to the AFC Championship game.
Is This the End for Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota?
The first two picks of the 2015 NFL Draft, Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota, will be forever linked and are both hanging onto their NFL careers for dear life. Mariota got benched for backup Ryan Tannehill and Jameis threw five interceptions in a loss to the Carolina Panthers. ...read more