Found October 01, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:
This week the Oakland Raiders had injuries to two important pieces of their offense in both Darren McFadden and Marcel Reece. While the Raiders have struggled on offense the two backs were doing a pretty good job at moving the sticks. Well the Raiders brought in a solid player today who could play a vital […]

Darren McFadden avoided serious hamstring injury

Darren McFadden (Photo credit: Jeff Sperber) In Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins after a big gain on the first offensive play, it was apparent Oakland Raiders’ running back Darren McFadden tweaked something in his hamstring. Fans were disappointed to see him return in street clothes in the second half, and there has been much speculation about his decision to do...

Marcel Reece practicing, Darren Mcfadden held out

Raiders running back Darren McFadden hamstring was held out of practice for a second straight day, while fullback Marcel Reece (knee) was on the field practicing with his teammates. McFadden still out, now where to be seen (bad sign). Wisniewski out, but watching practice. #raiders — Scott Bair (@BairCSN) October 3, 2013 Marcel Reece practicing again. — Scott Bair (@BairCSN...

Raiders' Darren McFadden avoids serious injury

Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden was injured in last weeks game against the Washington Redskins.  At the time it was believed the injury could be serious, but according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network he may have avoided serious injury.Sounds like #Raiders RB Darren McFadden's hamstring injury isn't a major one. We'll see about this Sunday, but he avoided...

Marcel Reece’s injury won’t require surgery, No timetable for McFadden

According to Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle the injury that Raiders FB Marcel Reece suffered versus the Redskins will not require require surgery however there is no timetable for the return of  Reece or RB Darren McFadden who also suffered an injury on Sunday. Marcel Reece had MRI on knee, nothing surgical is needed. Allen said too early to speculate how long he &...

Raiders lose Darren McFadden, Marcel Reece to injuries

The Oakland Raiders handed the Washington Redskins their first win yesterday. To add injury to insult, the Raiders had to watch a pair of running backs exit the game. Darren McFadden left with a hamstring injury, while Marcel Reece suffered a knee injury, according to Paul Gutierrez of ESPN.McFadden sustained his hamstring injury in the first half. He was initially ruled questionable...

Raiders sign RB George Winn to PS, worked out NT Danny Muir as well

This week the Oakland Raiders had injuries to two important pieces of their offense in both Darren McFadden and Marcel Reece. While the Raiders have struggled on offense the two backs were doing a pretty good job at moving the sticks. Well the Raiders brought in a solid player today who could play a vital […]

Report: Darren McFadden’s hamstring injury isn’t serious

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  Darren McFadden’s hamstring injury isn’t very serious.  There’s a chance he might be able to play this coming week. Sounds like Raiders RB Darren McFadden’s hamstring injury isn’t a major one. We’ll see about this Sunday, but he avoided serious injury.     Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Report...

Darren McFadden not at Oakland Raiders practice Wednesday

Running back Darren McFadden was conspicuous by his absence Wednesday during the media window as the Raiders began preparations to face the San Diego Chargers. McFadden who departed in the second quarter of a 24-14 loss to Washington with a hamstring strain was neither on the field nor working with the athletic training staff. Given McFadden's injury history the Raiders could...

Darren McFadden Misses Practice Thursday

Raiders running back Darren McFadden (hamstring) did not practice Thursday for the second straight day, according to Steve Corkran of the Contra Costa Times.Fantasy Spin:However, Scott Bair of reports that Raiders coach Dennis Allen said McFadden doesn't need practice reps to play Sunday night against the Chargers. If he's physically able to go, he'll play...

Report: Darren McFadden Avoided A Serious Injury Sunday

According to’s Ian Rapoport, Oakland Raiders RB Darren McFadden avoided a serious hamstring injury during Sundays loss against the Washington Redskins. HC Dennis Allen has yet to receive information regarding timetable for McFadden’s injury. Meanwhile, Marcel Reece‘s injury is considered more severe than McFaddens which could result in Rashad Jennings seeing an...

Without Pryor and McFadden, Raiders lose to the Redskins

When the Oakland Raiders took a 14 to nothing lead by the end of the first quarter, it looked like they were on their way to their second victory of the 2013 season. But without their two best playmakers on offense, quarterback Terrelle Pryor and runningback Darren McFadden, due to injuries, the Silver & Black could not get enough going […]

No Timetable For McFadden's Hamstring Injury

Raiders running back Darren McFadden left Sunday's game early with an a hamstring injury and given his history with injuries is doubtful for next week versus San Diego.Fantasy Spin:The oft-injured McFadden has never made it through a full season without missing a game so it's a surprise it took him this long before he finally get injured. Rashad Jennings took over the primary...

Raiders face injury questions for Chargers game

The Oakland Raiders head into preparations for Sunday's game against San Diego with uncertainty at four key offensive positions. Quarterback Terrelle Pryor is still recovering from a concussion that kept him out of Sunday's loss to the Washington Redskins. Running back Darren McFadden, fullback Marcel Reece and center Stefen Wisniewski are also nursing injuries from the...

The With Leather Fantasy Football Support Group Week 4: Oh Darren McFadden Is Hurt? Shocking.

(via Getty Image)I am wearing the sucker dunce cap this week. Back in the preseason, I was probably Darren McFadden’s biggest fantasy football fan. The oft-injured Oakland Raiders RB was dropping as far as the fourth round in some drafts and people were avoiding him like the plague. In any other season, I thought, this was rightfully deserved, and I’d be giving myself the cootie...

In The Backfield: Top 5 Fantasy Running Backs of Week 5

Last week, a Darren McFadden injury made me wish I didn’t bench a stagnate Frank Gore, who finally came to life.  Reggie Bush surprised many coming off of an injury that I felt would give him a slow comeback, but such was not the case.  Fantasy owners were also glad to see their high investment Arian Foster come to life.  He was issued far more carries than Ben Tate, and such...
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