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Raiders film breakdown: Zamir White has his breakout performance

Young tailback is pushing for a future as a starter

NFL: DEC 25 Raiders at Chiefs Photo by William Purnell/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

The Las Vegas Raiders upset the Kansas City Chiefs last week on the road. The 20-14 victory kept the Raiders in the playoff race with a big game this week vs the Indianapolis Colts.

One of the players that helped them pull off the win was second-year running back Zamir White. White was a fourth-round pick out of Georgia who shared carries with James Cook. It was supposed to be the formula with Josh Jacobs, but it never came to fruition.

With Jacobs out the past two weeks, White got his shot at the position. He has gone over 100 scrimmage yards in both games and put the offense on his back with 145 yards rushing and 6.6 yards per carry last Sunday.

White displayed he could be an NFL running back. According to PFF, Whited forced six missed tackles and 125 yards after contract vs the Chiefs.

Diving into the film, White exhibited patience and vision, making his offensive line look better in some spots. Check out the breakdown below and share your thoughts.