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Raiders running back Darren McFadden was back on the practice field Tuesday and the coach expects him to play in Thursday's game with Denver.Fantasy Spin:We have certainly heard that one a few times in the past regarding McFadden, only to be disappointed. He practiced all last week and appeared to be close to returning, but with this running back you will have to see him on the "active list" before installing him into your fantasy lineup.
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Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden has been listed as probable for Thursday night’s game against the Broncos.
McFadden officially listed as probable and participated fully in practice. He’s playing.
— Jerry McDonald (@Jerrymcd) December 5, 2012
This is great news for the Raiders who have been without McFadden for the past several weeks.
The Raiders will need all...
According to Hub Arkush of ProFootballWeekly.com, via Dan Bernstein of CSNChicago.com, the Oakland Raiders are talking with Jon Gruden about a possible return.
. @hub_arkush of @profootballwkly just told @boers_bernstein that Jon Gruden and the #Raiders are in talks to bring him back to Oakland.
— Dan Bernstein (@dan_bernstein) December 4, 2012
This is a very interesting development...
The Oakland Raiders on Wednesday publicly dismissed a report that former Raiders coach and current ESPN analyst Jon Gruden was being discussed as a possible replacement for first-year head coach Dennis Allen.
"There are two people on this planet that have the ability to make talks happen between Jon Gruden and the Raiders, with regard to him allegedly taking over the football...
Oakland running back Darren McFadden sat out his fourth consecutive game Sunday with a sprained right ankle. McFadden has not played since a Nov. 4 loss to Tampa Bay. In eight games this season, he has rushed for 455 yards on 139 carries, topping 100 yards in two games. The Raiders, who had lost four straight heading into Sunday's game against Cleveland, activated third-string...
After missing four weeks with an ankle injury, Oakland running back Darren McFadden appears ready to return for the Week 14 when the Raiders host the Denver Broncos on Thursday Night Football. Marcel Reece has filled in admirably especially for PPR leaguers but is dealing with quad and hamstring injuries that have him listed as questionable (short week won't do him any favors...
The father of Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen has died.
The team said Tuesday that former NFL linebacker Grady Allen died overnight at age 66 from cardiac arrest.
Dennis Allen had left the Raiders on Sunday night to go to the Dallas area to be with his father, who was hospitalized last week. Dennis Allen is expected to rejoin the team Wednesday night and coach Oakland against...
Running back Darren McFadden will miss his fourth straight game with a sprained right ankle for the Oakland Raiders, while third-string quarterback Terrelle Pryor will be active for the first time this season.
McFadden and backup Mike Goodson were both listed as questionable for Sunday's game after missing the previous three games with sprained right ankles. They are inactive...
The Oakland Raiders will finally get running back Darren
McFadden back from injury this week when the team takes on the Denver Broncos,
as he was able to fully participate in practice Wednesday.
McFadden has missed the Raiders past four games after
suffering a high ankle sprain. He was full-go at practice yesterday and is
expected to return this weekend against the Broncos.
Just a year ago, Denver and Oakland went to the end of the season in the race for the AFC West title, with the Broncos edging the Raiders for first place on the final day by winning a three-team tiebreaker with San Diego.
Now the teams couldn't be further apart.
The Broncos (9-3) are riding a seven-game winning streak into Thursday night's game in Oakland having already...
Inactives have been announced for today’s Browns-Raiders game. As stated earlier, quarterback Terrelle Pryor will be active for the first time this season. In addition, running back Darren McFadden is inactive for this afternoon’s game with an ankle injury. Marcel Reese, a converted fullback, will start in his place. Other notable Raiders inactives include defensive tackle Richard...