Kenyan Drake leaves Raiders game on stretcher

The running back had to leave the field in the assist cart after injuring his ankle against Washington.

LAS VEGAS – The corridor of Las vegas raiders, Kenyan Drake, was taken out in the assistance cart of the Allegiant Stadium court with an apparent right ankle injury during the second quarter of this Sunday’s game against the Washington Football Team.

Drake, who joined the Raiders This offseason after signing a two-year, up to $ 14.5 million deal with $ 11 million guaranteed, he was tackled from behind by Daniel Wise as he was hit head-on by Deshazor Everett and Jamin Davis.

The Raiders they were left with two running backs with starters Josh Jacobs and Peyton Barber after Jalen Richard was placed on the reserve / COVID-19 list earlier this day.

DrakeThe 27-year-old has rushed for 254 yards and two touchdowns on 63 carries and caught 29 passes for 283 yards and a touchdown as a change-of-pace running back, often replacing Jacobs. He has also returned 10 kickoffs for 192 yards.