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Ravens players, coaches say they expect Raiders to run same offense under backup QB EJ Manuel

Ravens players, coaches say they expect Raiders to run same offense under backup QB EJ Manuel

Derek Carr is a two-time Pro Bowl quarterback who received a five-year, $125 million extension in the offseason from the Raiders and has started 51 of 52 games since Oakland took him in the second round of the 2014 NFL draft. EJ Manuel is a 2013 first-round pick of the Buffalo Bills who was released after the 2016 season and signed by the Raiders in March to a one-year, $800,000 deal.

Despite the seemingly obvious difference between the quarterbacks, the Ravens have spent this week insisting that Oakland’s offense under Manuel will not look that much different from the one under Carr. The latter is expected to miss two to six weeks — beginning to with Sunday’s game at Oakland...

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