Derek Carr and Davante Adams go way back.

And early in Sunday’s Week1 matchup, the new-look Las Vegas Raiders duo is flexing their kindred connection.

Despite the early flair of the Las Vegas duo, it’s been a quiet first half for two teams that played in a historic shootout last season.

However, if the Raiders want to win in Week 1 and further, Carr’s connection to Adams is a necessity for this offense.

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