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Raiders offense looks to get out of recent rut

Dec. 4, 2019 8:00 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — If the Oakland Raiders can't get their offense out of a recent rut, their playoff chances will end even before they play their final scheduled game at the Coliseum. What was one of the NFL's most efficient offenses over a long stretch that moved the Raiders into contention in the AFC...

Cowboys build model by paying line, Pats win another way

Nov. 12, 2019 6:38 PM EST

Travis Frederick didn't fully understand the business of football when the Dallas Cowboys drafted their center six years ago and made him an instant starter. Eventually, the four-time Pro Bowler saw what Dallas was trying to build by using first-round picks on offensive linemen three times in four drafts after...

Hudson, Brown active for Raiders against Charger

Nov. 7, 2019 7:04 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders center Rodney Hudson and right tackle Trent Brown are active against the Chargers. Two of the key members of the offensive line will play Thursday night against Los Angeles despite being listed on the injury report as questionable. The Raiders also dressed linebacker...

Rivers prepares for final scheduled start in Oakland

Nov. 6, 2019 2:50 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — From his first career start in 2006 to some riveting comebacks and crushing defeats, Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers has had plenty of memorable experiences playing against the Raiders at the Oakland Coliseum. So there will be a bit of nostalgia when Rivers plays his final...

Raiders rookie class making big impact in 1st half of season

Nov. 5, 2019 5:22 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Jon Gruden built a winner in his first stint as coach of the Oakland Raiders by bringing in grizzled veterans such as Rich Gannon, Jerry Rice and Eric Allen to fortify an already experienced roster. Gruden is taking a far different approach this time around as the Raiders are...

Raiders rebound in year 2 under Gruden to become contenders

Nov. 4, 2019 7:50 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Not much went right for the Raiders in the first season of coach Jon Gruden's return to Oakland with stars getting traded, losses mounting, and questions raised about whether Gruden still had it after nine seasons in the broadcast booth. Things are going much better in year two, with...

Raiders get late TD pass, defensive stop to beat Lions 31-24

Nov. 3, 2019 8:37 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Carr and the Raiders gave their football-starved fans quite a show in their first game back in Oakland in seven weeks. Carr threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to rookie Hunter Renfrow with 2:04 remaining and Karl Joseph broke up a fourth-down pass in the end zone with 3 seconds left...

Raiders happy to return home from game against Lions

Oct. 31, 2019 8:26 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Raiders have taken nine long flights, traveled about 20,000 miles and overhauled the bottom portion of their roster since last playing a game at the Oakland Coliseum. Having survived the nearly seven-week odyssey by winning two of five games to remain in the thick of the AFC...

Raiders preparing to play without injured C Rodney Hudson

Oct. 30, 2019 7:20 PM EDT

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders are preparing to make do without the anchor of their offensive line. Center Rodney Hudson missed practice on Wednesday with a sprained ankle that knocked him out of last week's loss at Houston and appears unlikely to be able to play this week against the Detroit...

Raiders rookie Mullen prepares for reunion vs. Watson

Oct. 23, 2019 8:27 PM EDT

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders rookie cornerback Trayvon Mullen spent his freshman year in college trying to knock down passes from Deshaun Watson during practice while both were at Clemson. The two will meet again Sunday when Mullen makes his first NFL start against Watson and the Houston Texans....