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“I’m simply being me, man,” Cooper stated, based on Paul Gutierrez of ESPN. “I wish to play properly so, hopefully, on this subsequent recreation, I’ll have a couple of catches and type of get again on (monitor).”
Cooper has been stricken by drops by way of 5 weeks, recording solely 4 catches during the last three video games.
The third-yr receiver has reached the Professional Bowl in every of his first two seasons – posting greater than 1,000 yards receiving in each campaigns – so his struggles are puzzling to say the least.
“It’s considered one of them issues,” Raiders quarterback Derek Carr stated. “He’s ran some actually good routes, to be trustworthy. He’s ran some good routes. He’s clearly put some on the bottom that he’s needed again. I’ve missed him a few occasions. I feel everybody on our staff is just a little annoyed at one thing … I feel if we will go on the market and minimize it unfastened and simply belief what we now have and what God gave us, I feel we’ll be higher going ahead.”
Regardless of issues not going nicely, Cooper does not plan to make any drastic modifications to his recreation.
“That’s how I take a look at it,” he stated. “Simply hold being me, simply hold doing me, keep true to who I’m and the ball will discover me.”