Jarrett Stidham’s ex-Pats teammates loved his TD run in Raiders debut initially appeared on NBC Sports Boston
The primary aggressive soccer sport since February featured a number of Patriots alumni, so it is solely pure that a number of New England gamers tuned in.
Beginning at quarterback for the Raiders was 2019 Patriots draft choose Jarrett Stidham, who was traded from New England to Las Vegas in May. Stidham made the a lot of the nationwide TV highlight, delivering one of many highlights of the night time when he scrambled for an 11-yard landing run on third-and-8 late within the second quarter.
“STIDDYYYYYY,” McCourty wrote. “@jarrett_stidham8 with the wheels.”
The remainder of Stidham’s night time was a bit extra up-and-down — he accomplished 8 of 15 passes for 96 yards and 0 touchdowns for a 73.2 passer score and in addition took three sacks — however the 25-year-old still made a few impressive throws within the Raiders’ 27-11 win.
Whereas Stidham probably will not see a lot taking part in time behind beginning QB Derek Carr within the common season, he could make the case to be Carr’s prime backup with a robust preseason. The identical goes for rookie Bailey Zappe in New England, the place the fourth-round choose joins Mac Jones and Brian Hoyer on the QB depth chart.