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APNewsNow. The Oakland Raiders have promoted linebacker Kaelin Burnett from the practice squad to fill the spot vacated by Aaron Curry's release.
The team announced the move Saturday, a day before Oakland visited Cincinnati.
Burnett was signed by Oakland as an undrafted free agent from Nevada. He is the 27th player on the 53-man roster acquired by first-year general manager Reggie McKenzie in 2012.
Burnett joins receiver Rod Streater and running back Jeremy Stewart as undrafted rookies on Oakland's roster.
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Since last Tuesday, Aaron Curry is no longer a Raider. After spending half of the season in the Physically-Unable-to-Perform List, the linebacker saw action in the last two games, primarily on special teams. It was enough for head coach Dennis Allen, who decided to part ways with Curry stating that he didn’t feel like he was a fit for the [...]
Three players were ejected during a fourth-quarter brawl between the Raiders and Bengals. Here is a video of the dust-up.
Another Sunday, another loss for the 2012 Oakland Raiders. After being outscored 24 to nothing at halftime, the Silver&Black attempted a late comeback with 10 unanswered points in the 3rd quarter, but could not keep it going in the fourth. With the defense conceding 169 points in the last four games (42 PPG), the Raiders have now accumulated 4 [...]
The Oakland Raiders backfield will be without RB Darren McFadden once again this week when the team takes on the Cincinnati Bengals. McFadden will miss his third straight game for the Raiders while being sidelined with an ankle injury. McFadden did not practice on Friday and no exact return date is known although head coach Dennis Allen told reporters he is making progress.
Oakland running back Darren McFadden (ankle) missed Friday's practice and beat writer Steve Corkran is reporting that both McFadden and Mike Goodson will not play in Week 12.Fantasy Spin:McFadden has never been a quick healer and the original diagnosis in Week 9 was 2-4 weeks. Marcel Reece is the best fantasy option out of the Raiders backfield after posting 193 yards from scrimmage...
Next up for the Raiders is one of the hottest teams in the AFC, with a trip to Cincinnati to take on the Bengals. The past two games for the Silver and Black have yielded embarrassing results to say the least. If Carson Palmer’s return to Cincinnati is going to be any different for the Raiders, improvements need to be made in [...]
Steve Corkran tweets that Raiders RB Darren McFadden is unlikely to play against the Bengals this weekend.
McFadden has already missed a few weeks now with an ankle injury, but there was hope that he would be available for Week 12. Marcel Reece figures to see another solid workload against Cincinnati with Mike Goodson also dealing with an ankle injury of his own.
The Oakland Raiders continue to struggle with running back Darren McFadden.
McFadden has been ruled out for Sunday’s Cincinnati homecoming for Raiders QB Carson Palmer.
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The Oakland Raiders will play against the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium. The game will be played at 1 p.m. EST and can be seen on CBS.
So what is the spread for the game between the Raiders and Bengals? The Bengals are an 8.5 point favorite with the over/under (total points) for the game set at 51.
The Bengals halted a four game losing streak a few weeks ago and...