Found November 30, 2011 on
Look for Houston to make its first postseason appearance, and also for Tebowmania and Carson Palmer to find their way into the AFC playoff bracket.
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Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden returned to the practice field Monday for the first time since suffering a mid-foot sprain more than a month ago.McFadden participated in light drills, and reportedly spent most of the session walking.It isn't clear when McFadden will return to full practice, and his status for this weekend's game against the Miami Dolphins is...
Police are investigating Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain's potential involvement in an incident at an Alabama residence where a man was assaulted and gunshots were heard on Tuesday night, FOXSports.com has learned.
McClain, a first-round pick of the Raiders in 2010, isn't currently a suspect in either the assault or the gunshots, according to Decatur police Lt...
Oakland Raider Injury Report It looks as if Darren McFadden and Jacoby Ford will both be out this week when the Raiders play the Dolphins. Both were out this week
Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden practiced without a protective boot Monday.
ALAMEDA Many athletes say they ignore media reports. And apparently this is the time for the Raiders to really tune out the airwaves and what appears in print or on the Internet.
Coach Hue Jackson and quarterback Carson Palmer have helped the Raiders gain first place in the AFC West.
Chester McGlockton, a four-time Pro Bowler for the Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders, died early Wednesday morning of an apparent heart attack.
The 42-year-old McGlockton had spent the past two years as a defensive assistant at Stanford.
Born in Whiteville, N.C, McGlockton was a high school All-American before starring at Clemson for three seasons. He was selected 16th overall in the 1992...
Chester McGlockton, a four-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle with the Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders who played 12 seasons in the NFL, died early Wednesday morning. He was 42.
Offense: Carson Palmer passed for 301 yards but was sacked four times and threw an interception. The Raiders struggled in the red zone and had to rely on field goals. The running game was just good enough to produce a late touchdown.
This is why you take a chance. It's why you look for that opportunity and go all-in at the first hint of it.
It's why the Oakland Raiders were smart to give up so much for a possibly washed-up Carson Palmer. It's why some players were so quick to attack Jay Cutler on Twitter last season when he left the NFC Championship Game.
In the NFL, chances come and chances go...
The Playoff Picture after Week 12 (Are we looking at a repeat?) :
No. 1 seed: Houston Texans (8-3) - Might be the number one seed as of now, but with QB situation will they keep top spot? Remaining opponents: vs. Falcons, at Bengals, vs. Panthers, at Colts, vs. Titans
No. 2 seed: New England Patriots (8-3) - Things are really heating up for this team and at the right...