Las Vegas Raiders kicker Daniel Carlson had an excellent week on the sphere.
The fourth-year professional was 4-for-4 on area targets and 2-for-2 on further factors within the Raiders’ victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. His strong efficiency helped Las Vegas win on the sphere, however off the sphere, it proved to be pricey.
“I truly performed in opposition to myself in fantasy this week, in my very own pal group fantasy. That was powerful as a result of I took a loss. I positively contributed to that,” he informed reporters, by way of the staff’s web site. “It is enjoyable. I feel fantasy is nice, it simply will get folks extra concerned in particular gamers and soccer generally. I’ve a variety of enjoyable with it with my school pals. Lots of people are messaging me and telling me, ‘Hey you probably did nice for me in fantasy.’
“I used to be at an apple orchard the opposite day and a random man got here as much as me and informed me I did an incredible job for his fantasy staff. I feel persons are very invested of their fantasy groups and I feel that is nice.”
Carlson has not missed a area purpose or further level this season.
He had an extremely clutch game-tying 55-yard area purpose in Week 1 in opposition to the Baltimore Ravens that despatched the sport to time beyond regulation. He additionally nailed a 34-yard kick simply earlier than halftime of that matchup.
His leg goes to be a key a part of the Raiders’ upcoming video games. Las Vegas welcomes the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.