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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 on the wet turf at the Oakland Coliseum. That helped open up a spot for Pryor, who has not dressed all season.
Cleveland receiver Joshua Cribbs is active after being listed as questionable with a shoulder and chest injury. Safety Usama Young is out with a concussion and rookie Tashaun Gipson is expected to start in his place.
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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...
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Darren McFadden was drafted by the Oakland Raider with the 4th overall pick in the 2008 NFL Draft. The Raiders signed McFadden to a six-year, $60.1 million contract which included $26 million in guarantees. To say that he's been a dangerous running back when healthy would be an understatement, but he hasn't been the ultra productive running back the Raiders thought...
Oakland Raiders running backs Darren McFadden and Mike
Goodson were each able to return to practice this week, and while both players
are considered questionable to play Sunday against the Cleveland Browns they
are each expected to suit up, according to Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com.
The Oakland Raiders listed running backs Darren
McFadden and Mike Goodson as questionable to...
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