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Playoff frustration continues for Raiders in loss to Bengals

Jan. 15, 2022 22:47 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The playoff frustration for the Raiders just won't end. A season of tumult for Las Vegas could have been salved with the first playoff win in 19 years, but the Raiders couldn't catch up with the Cincinnati Bengals, who ended an even longer playoff drought of their...

Raiders get past turmoil, face AFC champ Bengals in playoffs

Jan. 14, 2022 10:17 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (10-7) at CINCINNATI (10-7) Saturday, 4:35 p.m. EST, NBC BETTING LINE: Bengals by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Raiders 8-9; Bengals 10-7. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead 21-12. LAST...

TE Darren Waller returns to provide boost for Raiders

Jan. 13, 2022 18:50 PM EST

For Las Vegas Raiders star tight end Darren Waller, the hardest part about his five-week absence for injuries and COVID-19 wasn't the rehabilitation or the inability to play in crucial games down the stretch for his team. It was all the idle time that was hardest to navigate for a...

Raiders QB Derek Carr set for long-awaited playoff debut

Jan. 13, 2022 14:11 PM EST

For Derek Carr, the journey to the NFL playoffs has been a long and often frustrating one over his eight seasons as starting quarterback for the Raiders. No quarterback has ever endured as much losing in his first eight seasons as Carr has with only fleeting success in that same...

Raiders coach Bisaccia making case to remove interim tag

Jan. 11, 2022 21:15 PM EST

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Rich Bisaccia had just completed his first game as interim coach of the Las Vegas Raiders in mid-October, a 34-24 road win over the Broncos, and star running back Josh Jacobs described the atmosphere on the sideline. “It was like (there was no) anxiety. It...

Raiders' Carr after clinching playoffs: 'Job is not done'

Jan. 10, 2022 18:07 PM EST

After their fourth straight nail-biting win was put in the books, the Las Vegas Raiders let out a season's worth of emotion out with a boisterous locker room celebration. Players sang and danced as the Raiders clinched a playoff berth for the second time in the past 19 seasons and...

Raiders TE Darren Waller questionable for Chargers game

Jan. 07, 2022 17:15 PM EST

The Las Vegas Raiders are hoping to get star tight end Darren Waller back for their crucial season finale against the Los Angeles Chargers. Interim coach Rich Bisaccia said Waller will be a game-time decision for the Raiders (9-7) in their showdown at home on Sunday night against the...

Playoff spot on the line when Chargers visit Raiders

Jan. 06, 2022 12:41 PM EST

For three straight weeks, the Las Vegas Raiders needed to win in order to keep any realistic playoff hopes alive. Three nail-biters later, and the Raiders can get into the postseason for the second time in the past 19 seasons with another win against the fellow AFC West playoff...

Prime time: Raiders host Chargers with playoff spot on line

Jan. 06, 2022 11:46 AM EST

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (9-7) at LAS VEGAS (9-7) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EST, NBC BETTING LINE: Chargers by 3, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Los Angeles 8-8; Las Vegas 7-9. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead 66-56-2. ...

Career start No. 127 the biggest of them all for Derek Carr

Jan. 06, 2022 02:42 AM EST

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Derek Carr has started 126 games during his eight-year NFL career. There has been none bigger than No. 127. Carr will lead the Las Vegas Raiders into the NFL’s final game on Sunday night against the Los Angeles Chargers in what likely will be...