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Oakland Raiders’ RB Darren McFadden ranked 27th best in NFL, full top-30 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 running backs in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s workhorse not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. The second batch of RBs, Nos. 11-20, generated a similar response. The next logical step in the ranking of the game’s running backs...
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8 hours ago  |  Discuss

McFadden Has Slight Edge Over MJD?

According to mmqb.si.com, Raiders running back Darren McFadden has the starting edge over Maurice Jones-Drew but McFadden's injury history should make it a committee backfield.Fantasy Spin:McFadden has missed 29 games in his six NFL seasons and never played more than 13 in any year, but the bigger concern might be his play when he's been healthy. He's rushed for 3.3 ypc...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Klemko: McFadden has the edge over MJD

Robert Klemko of TheMMQB.com says that Darren McFadden has the edge over Maurice Jones-Drew for the Raiders salting running back job. “At this stage Darren McFadden has the starting edge over Jones-Drew but this should be a committee backfield considering McFadden’s injury history—he’s yet to play a full season in six. Should McFadden miss a start, Jones-Drew could be a great...
Via Pro Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Oakland Raiders will rely on Maurice Jones-Drew rather than Darren McFadden

The San Francisco Chronicle’s Vic Tafur predicts that Maurice Jones-Drew will supplant Darren McFadden as the Oakland Raiders’ featured running back this season. To complement the fragile McFadden, Oakland signed Jones-Drew to a three-year deal valued at roughly $7.5 million on March 28. Jones-Drew, who performed with a surgically repaired foot and battled a balky hamstring,...
Via Sports by Colin
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Maurice Jones-Drew to start for the Raiders?

Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle expects Maurice Jones-Drew to be the Raiders starting running back “@ferone10: who is #1 RB?” >> I will be surprised if it's not Jones-Drew — Vic Tafur (@VicTafur) July 24, 2014 Of course MJD will win the job,  there’s no way Darren McFadden doesn’t get injured this season. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551'...
Via Pro Football Zone
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders’ Donald Penn: We’re gonna run until the defense stops us

Raiders left tackle Donald Penn stated on SiriusXM NFL Radio that they’re run the ball this coming season until the opposing defense stops them. Donald Penn @DPENN70: We're gonna run the ball, run the ball, then run it again, until the defense stops us. #SXMNFL #Raiders — SiriusXM NFL Radio (@SiriusXMNFL) July 8, 2014 Let’s just hope both Darren McFadden and Maurice Jones...
Via Pro Football Zone
23 days ago  |  Discuss

MJD and DMac could finally put up good Fantasy Football numbers

Since entering the NFL, both Maurice Jones Drew and Darren McFadden were considered to be good fantasy football options, because they had some amazing GOD given talents, but boy have they came up short. Between the both of them they have only rushed for 4 1,000 yard seasons.  That is not a great statistic, especially […] The post MJD and DMac could finally put up good Fantasy...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Darren McFadden expected to be the Raiders starting running back

Jon Becker of the Contra Costa Times was caked who he believes will be the Raiders starting running back this season. Darren McFadden, as long as he is healthy. So it’s safe to say Maurice Jones-Drew will be the starter by week three. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post...
Via Pro Football Zone
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Darren McFadden among many on Hot Seat, in NFL, in 2014

They call it the Hot Seat and no one wants to be sitting on it. The dubious task of placing your tale end near it means more things have gone wrong than they have gone right. In the NFL, in 2014, there are plenty of players and coaches who finds their butt's getting warm, hopefully they don't get burned. Oakland Raiders, Darren McFadden, Running Back McFadden is clos...
Via College2Pro.com
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Even Cheech and Chong aren’t high enough to use Darren McFadden as a kick returner

If the Oakland Raiders decide to use Darren McFadden as a kick returner in the upcoming season, I would politely ask that head coach Dennis Allen share whatever psychedelic drug that he is taking when making personnel decisions. Come on DA, no bogarting the good stuff. During the most recent set of OTAs, McFadden was one of seven guys getting looks as a kick returner. Clearly it...
Via cover32 - Raiders
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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