Raiders sign QB Garrett Gilbert

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HENDERSON, Nev. – The Las Vegas Raiders have signed free agent QB Garrett Gilbert, the club announced Monday.

Gilbert, a 6-foot-4, 221-pound quarterback, joins the Silver and Black after spending time with the Washington Football Team (2021), New England Patriots (2014-15, 2021), Dallas Cowboys (2020), Cleveland Browns (2019-20), Carolina Panthers (2017-18), Raiders (2015-16), Detroit Lions (2015) and St. Louis Rams (2014). Over his career, Gilbert has appeared in eight games with two starts, completing 43-of-75 attempts for 477 yards with one touchdown against one interception for a passer rating of 75.3.

Last season, Gilbert started one game for Washington, completing 20-of-31 attempts for 194 yards for a passer rating of 81.9 against the Philadelphia Eagles.

A native of Austin, Texas, Gilbert played in 47 games with 37 starts during his time at Southern Methodist (2012-13) and Texas (2009-11). He finished his collegiate career completing 908-of-1,548 attempts for 9,761 yards with 49 touchdowns against 45 interceptions, adding 295 carries for 1,013 yards with 20 touchdowns.

View photos of new Raiders quarterback Garrett Gilbert in action.

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