Found October 26, 2012 on Football Nation:
Both Oakland and Kansas City sit at the bottom of the AFC West with hopes of climbing to the top. With San Diego and Denver tied for first place at 3-3, nothing is out of reach. Week 8 brings us this match-up between the Raiders and the Chiefs; as Kansas City attempts to gain ground, while the Raiders are looking for a little more separation.After watching the ups and downs that both teams have gone through thus far, I'll make a few predictions as to what we can expect from this divisional showdown. Running Away With The GameThis game features two of the best backs in the league in Jamaal Charles (Kansas City) and Darren McFadden (Oakland). While McFadden has gotten off to a relatively slow start, Charles has burst back on to the scene after returning from injury.Charles has rushed for 591 yards, averaging just over 5 yards per carry. With the addition of Peyton Hillis and Shaun Draughn, Kansas City is toting the third best rushing attack in the NFL. However, the Raiders' ru...
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