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Oakland running back Mike Goodson has indeed suffered the dreaded "high ankle" sprain and is likely to miss an extended period of time.Fantasy Spin:A golden opportunity missed by Goodson, who would have been in line for a big time workload in the absence of lead back Darren McFadden (also out with a high ankle sprain). Taiwan Jones and Marcel Reece will take over the running back duties for the Raiders next week in Baltimore with Reece being the more appealing fantasy option because of receiving ability (eight grabs, 95 yards and a TD Sunday against the Buccaneers).
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Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden sustained a
high ankle sprain during yesterday’s contest against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers,
reports Adam Schefter of ESPN.
Raiders RB Darren McFadden suffered a high ankle sprain on his first carry of the game, played through it before aggra… say.ly/OxU4wa0
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 5, 2012
The Oakland Raiders have activated linebacker Aaron Curry to the 53-man roster this Tuesday, as announced by the team’s official twitter account. Curry was placed on the Physically-Unable-to-Perform list before the start of the season with injuries on his knees. To make room for the former 4th overall pick in the 2009 Draft, the Raiders have waived also linebacker Vic So’oto, [...]
Oakland Raiders defensive tackle Desmond Bryant has been taken to the hospital because of a fast heartbeat.
The Raiders say Bryant was transported to Eden Medical Center in Castro Valley as a precaution at the beginning of the second half Sunday in Oakland's 42-32 loss to Tampa Bay. No further details were announced.
Bryant is in his fourth season in the NFL, all with the Raiders...
After getting outscored by 21 points in the 3rd quarter, the Oakland Raiders were able to get back in the game with 22 points in the last quarter on what could have been an incredible comeback. Well, it wasn’t enough. An interception with a little over 2 minutes left in the contest confirmed the loss, after the Silver&Black gave up [...]
Running back Darren McFadden has left the Oakland Raiders' game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with a leg injury.
The Raiders said he was questionable to return.
Oakland's leading rushing went to the locker room late in the second quarter Sunday. It was unclear how he was injured.
The Raiders drafted McFadden fourth overall out of Arkansas in 2008. He has proven to be...
After a sluggish start that included a blocked Connor Barth field goal, the Buccaneers relied on a rookie to get them going. Running back Doug Martin would set team records in route to a 42-32 victory over the Oakland Raiders. The Bucs would jump ahead of Oakland 7-3 in the second quarter after Josh Freeman hit Vincent Jackson in the end zone from 20 yards out.But with under two...
Darrius Heyward-Bay of the Oakland Raiders had one heck of a grab during their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. Bay hauled in a deep pass from Carson Palmer with one hand, and it was a thing of beauty.
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TAMPA BAY (42) d OAKLAND (32)
The Headline: Doug Martin destroys the Raiders
Does anyone still doubt the theory that running back is the easiest position to come into the league and have an immediate impact? Taken 31st overall in April’s draft, Buccaneers rookie Doug Martin ploughed through the ‘vaunted’ Raiders defense for a total of 251 yards and 4 touchdowns...
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Rookie running back Doug Martin rushed for a team-record 251 yards and four touchdowns on 25 carries, leading the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 42-32 victory over the Oakland Raiders at the O.co Coliseum on Sunday. Martin scored on runs of 45 and 67 yards in the third quarter and 70 yards and 1 yard in the fourth, as the Bucs roared back from a 10-7 halftime deficit...
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie running back Doug Martin celebrated his Northern California homecoming with a record-setting day Sunday against the Oakland Raiders at the O.co Coliseum. Martin rushed for a team-record 251 yards and four touchdowns on 25 carries, leading the Bucs to a 42-32 victory over the Raiders. He broke James Wilder's record of 219 yards...