Posted July 29, 2012 on AP on Fox

PITTSBURGH - NOVEMBER 21: Ryan Clark and James Farrior of the Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Jacoby Ford of the Oakland Raiders during the game on November 21, 2010 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
The Oakland Raiders' already thin wide receiver group was dealt another blow with Jacoby Ford expected to miss time because of a sprained left foot. Ford underwent an MRI on Saturday, a day after leaving Oakland's 31-24 preseason loss to the Arizona Cardinals in the first quarter. Ford missed six games last season for the Raiders (tied for No. 23 in the AP Pro32) with a sprained left foot although coach Dennis Allen said this one doesn't appear as serious. ''Obviously, it looks like Jacoby is going to miss a little bit of time, don't know exactly to what extent yet,'' Allen said. ''We're still seeing where he's at.'' Allen couldn't rule out the chance that Ford would miss the opener on Sept. 10 against San Diego. The Raiders have only three receivers on the roster who have ever caught a pass in the NFL and all are nursing injuries. Darrius Heyward-Bey left the game Friday with a sprained shoulder that isn't believed to be serious. Denarius Moore hasn't played in the preseason a...
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