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Raiders' playoff hopes take hit after 4th loss in 5 games

Dec. 06, 2021 17:21 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A few weeks ago, Derek Carr stood up at the podium after a lopsided loss and proclaimed that this year's version of the Raiders would be different and could avoid another collapse in the second half of the season. After the Raiders fell to Washington 17-15 on...

Washington rolling into 5-game finish vs. NFC East opponents

Dec. 06, 2021 15:57 PM EST

When the NFL schedule came out in May, Ron Rivera loved that Washington finished the season with five games against NFC East competition. He told players it was an opportunity if they could still be in the playoff race by this stretch. A four-game winning streak has vaulted...

Third-down woes continue to haunt Raiders in critical losses

Dec. 05, 2021 21:12 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A stagnant offense that continues to struggle on third downs and failed to score its first touchdown until four minutes into the fourth quarter led to the Las Vegas Raiders losing for the fourth time in five games on Sunday. Las Vegas was 2 for 8 on...

Washington rallies for 4th straight win, 17-15 over Raiders

Dec. 05, 2021 21:07 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Brian Johnson made quite the first impression on his new Washington teammates. Johnson kicked the go-ahead 48-yard field goal with 37 seconds remaining five days after joining the team and Washington beat the Las Vegas Raiders 17-15 on Sunday for its...

Surging Washington seeks 4th straight win vs. Raiders

Dec. 03, 2021 13:04 PM EST

WASHINGTON (5-6) at LAS VEGAS (6-5) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Raiders by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Washington 4-7; Las Vegas 5-6. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead...

Del Rio makes Las Vegas debut as Raiders opponent

Dec. 03, 2021 13:01 PM EST

Jack Del Rio never made it to Las Vegas with the Raiders, so his first game there will be as an opponent instead of head coach of the team he cheered for as a kid. Despite being the most successful Raiders coach in nearly two decades, Del Rio was fired by owner Mark Davis...

Jackson and Carr have found rhythm in time for Raiders

Dec. 02, 2021 21:05 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — DeSean Jackson has tormented NFC East teams for years, having played 11 of the first 13 years of his career for the Philadelphia Eagles and Washington. Advantage, Las Vegas. The 35-year-old wideout, who celebrated a birthday...

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...

Eagles' defense adjusts to Giants' changes ahead of matchup

Nov. 24, 2021 18:10 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The New York Giants’ firing of offensive coordinator Jason Garrett on Tuesday tossed a surprise twist into the Philadelphia Eagles’ preparations for Sunday’s trip up the New Jersey Turnpike. An improving Eagles defensive corps seems confident...