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Raiders RB Devontae Booker Scores First Touchdown Since 2018 Against Chargers

Nov 8, 2020, 3:42 PM
Devontae Booker - Las Vegas Raiders...
Devontae Booker #23 of the Las Vegas Raiders runs for a first quarter touchdown against the Los Angeles Chargers at SoFi Stadium on November 08, 2020 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Former Utah Utes and current Las Vegas Raiders running back Devontae Booker scored his first touchdown since the 2018 season during a game against the Los Angeles Chargers.

The Chargers hosted the Raiders at SoFi Stadium on Sunday, November 8.

With 4:48 left in the opening quarter, Booker took his first carry of the game 23 yards into the end zone.

It was his first touchdown and first rushing score in two seasons. It was also his first score as a member of the Raiders.

In the first half, Booker had three carries for 38 yards and a touchdown.

Las Vegas trailed Los Angeles 17-14 at the break.

The former Utah running back entered the game with 25 carries for 155 yards on the season.

The Raiders vs. Chargers game is broadcast on FOX.

Kyle Ireland is a Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com and host of the Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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