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Raiders get aggressive vs. Cowboys to end 3-game skid

Nov. 26, 2021 13:46 PM EST

Derek Carr has been around the NFL long enough to know the mood and perception of a team can flip in an instant. Just a few days after looking as down as he ever has publicly after a loss in the NFL, Carr was in a much better frame of mind after his aggressive play helped...

Raiders beat Cowboys 36-33 in OT on field goal after penalty

Nov. 25, 2021 22:03 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders got the third-down help they needed from Dallas cornerback Anthony Brown. Daniel Carlson kicked a 29-yard field goal in overtime after Brown's fourth pass-interference penalty kept the drive alive, and the...

Raiders visit Cowboys, seek to change Thanksgiving fortunes

Nov. 24, 2021 11:53 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (5-5) at DALLAS (7-3) Thursday, 4:30 p.m. ET, CBS BETTING LINE: Cowboys by 7½, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Raiders 4-6; Cowboys 8-2. SERIES RECORD: Tied 6-6. ...

Struggling Raiders lose 3rd straight game

Nov. 22, 2021 16:49 PM EST

The offense is stagnant, the defense got gassed and the sloppy play with penalties and turnovers once again proved costly. A Las Vegas Raiders season that had so much promise just a few weeks ago is spiraling out of control after a third straight loss, 32-13 to the...

Raiders' deficiencies on offense continue to haunt them

Nov. 21, 2021 21:37 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders have not put it together where it matters most since their bye week. The Raiders lost their third straight game, 32-13 to the Cincinnati Bengals, falling to 5-5 and further out of position in the AFC West behind the first-place...

Bengals snap skid, topple slumping Raiders 32-13

Nov. 21, 2021 20:59 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon asked his teammates at Thursday’s practice what the plans were for a touchdown celebration in lieu of their first-ever trip to Las Vegas. “We was like, ‘we gotta do something like we gambling,'” Mixon...

Bengals, Raiders head into meeting on 2-game skids

Nov. 18, 2021 11:47 AM EST

CINCINNATI (5-4) at LAS VEGAS (5-4) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Bengals by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Cincinnati 4-5; Las Vegas 4-5. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead 21-11....

Raiders struggle amid emotional fallout from Ruggs crash

Nov. 07, 2021 19:18 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The Las Vegas Raiders lost another game coming out of a bye week. This was far removed from a normal bye week, though. While preparing to face the New York Giants, Las Vegas was confronted with the tragedy of a fatal car crash involving a...

McKinney has 2 picks, Giants edge Raiders 23-16

Nov. 07, 2021 17:53 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After testing positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, safety Xavier McKinney spent most of the week not knowing whether he was he was going to play for the New York Giants against the Las Vegas Raiders. McKinney is not vaccinated and positive...

Jones' wide receiver role expands to starter for Raiders

Nov. 05, 2021 02:05 AM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver Zay Jones has been targeted seven times this season and has six receptions to his credit, including one walk-off touchdown in a season-opening win over the Baltimore Ravens. Don’t be surprised if Jones comes close...