In partnership with the NFL in the UK

NFL

Raiders' Derek Carr catches Jones-Drew's bicycle kick football 'pass'

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Oakland Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew linked up with rookie quarterback Derek Carr during Sunday's game against the New York Jets.

Nothing unusual about that, sure.

But when you add in that the link up involved Jones-Drew taking evasive action after being clotheslined by the Jets defense, bicycle kicking the football into the air and behind him, and the ball ending up in the arms of Carr then the interest in ramped up a little.

You can check out the down right crazy play via this link.

Related Articles

NFL Week 1 Pick'em - How will your team do in Game One?
Oakland Raiders go all-in with Week One gamble
- Derek Carr is the only rookie impressing ahead of NFL season

That play is too crazy even for the Oakland Raiders surely? And judging by the scrambling tactics from the Raiders offense we are going to go out on a limb here and suggest it wasn't in the play book.

With the Raiders struggling against the Jets on NFL Sunday at this point, down 19-7 with just under two minutes on the clock, and Maurice Jones-Drew managing just 11 rushing yards the hilarious play might not be seen as such by the Oakland coaching staff.

At least Carr was alert enough to grab hold of the ball on his first start in the NFL.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
New York Jets
Oakland Raiders
NFL

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport - NFL Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again