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Seven Things From Thursday Night

1. TAG! YOU’RE IT. – Michael Bush proved once again just how productive he can be as a starter in this league.  His 242 yards from scrimmage were the most by a Raider since the merger.  The Raiders need to use the franchise tag on him in the off-season, as its clear he is worth [...]

Raiders back to their award winning ways

In the NFL, winning begets winning. So it makes sense that as soon as the Raiders get back to winning football games, they begin winning awards again. This week it was Michael Bush who took home some hardware as he was named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week. The Raiders beat the Chargers last Sunday and a big reason they were able to do so was their ability to run the football...

Raiders do some cornerback shopping

The Raiders continue to be depleted by injury. And due to the consistent shortage of able-bodies to put on the field, they continue to work out players to try and replenish their ailing team. Today they worked out five players—four cornerbacks and a linebacker—to find out who may be out there to help. The cornerbacks are Bryan McCann, Jamar Wall, David Pender, and Mikail Baker...

Raiders RB McFadden, WR Ford miss practice

Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden and wide receiver Jacoby Ford both missed practice Wednesday and are longshots to suit up for Sunday's game against the host Minnesota Vikings.McFadden has already missed the previous two games with a foot injury, but is no longer wearing a walking boot. He may return to practice later in the week but isn't expected to make his...

Oakland’s Denarius Moore: A Speedy Prototype Al Davis Receiver

Denarius Moore, the soft handed rookie wide receiver from Tennessee, has found a home with the Oakland Raiders offense, now being led by ex-Bengal quarterback Carson Palmer. Owner Al Davis’ passion for speed and size was well documented, and this wide-out is no exception at six feet one, 195 pounds, and posting 4.3 times at the 2011 NFL combine. Often criticized for his draft day...

Darren McFadden, Jacoby Ford still out for Raiders

Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden and wide receiver Jacoby Ford missed practice Monday, leaving both questionable for this weekend's game in Minnesota.

Vikings Raiders Betting Preview for Week 11

Nov 20, 1:00 PM | Turf of The Metrodome Oakland Raiders vs Minnesota Vikings Odds 5-4TEAM RECORD2-7 Oakland comes off a terrific road win in San Diego while Minnesota comes off a brutal road loss at Green Bay as the Raiders and Vikings clash on the Week 11 NFL odds menu. The Raiders have dominated lately away from home, going 5-0 ATS in five recent road matches. The Vikes...
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