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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...

Washington rides winning recipe into NFC playoff contention

Nov. 30, 2021 17:39 PM EST

After four consecutive losses going into the bye week, Ron Rivera recalculated how Washington could win games. The recipe involved running the ball, controlling the clock and shortening games. The result has been a three-game winning streak to move into the final playoff...

Washington beats Wilson, Seahawks 17-15 for 3rd win in a row

Nov. 30, 2021 00:50 AM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Ron Rivera was left adrift without a kicker and felt like he had to go for it in every situation. The final roll of the dice by “Riverboat Ron” on fourth and goal opened the door for some heroics by Russell Wilson, but Kendall Fuller's...

Thomas, Samuel active for Washington vs. banged-up Seahawks

Nov. 29, 2021 19:11 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Tight end Logan Thomas and wide receiver Curtis Samuel were in uniform for Washington on Monday night against the banged-up Seattle Seahawks, who are down to two healthy running backs and are playing without their starting left guard. Washington...

Washington could get Samuel back against banged-up Seahawks

Nov. 28, 2021 14:23 PM EST

Curtis Samuel did not know much about groin injuries until this year, when the shifty receiver figured out it’s just about the worst thing that could throw him off his game. Samuel is expected to return for Washington on Monday night against the Seattle Seahawks after...

Next goal for Washington's Heinicke? 'Beat Russell Wilson'

Nov. 26, 2021 12:09 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Taylor Heinicke saw what Russell Wilson was doing in college and the NFL and wanted to emulate him as a mobile quarterback. What's next on Heinicke's list of childhood goals? “Beat Russell Wilson,” he said. ...

Wilson, struggling Seahawks visit Washington on Monday night

Nov. 24, 2021 15:50 PM EST

SEATTLE (3-7) at WASHINGTON (4-6) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN BETTING LINE: Washington by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Seahawks 5-5; Washington 3-7. SERIES RECORD: Washington leads...

McLaurin keeps making improvements and impact for Washington

Nov. 22, 2021 16:01 PM EST

Terry McLaurin has already been Washington's best skill position player for his three seasons in the NFL. McLaurin has shown in back-to-back victories that he's still getting better. Making five catches for 103 yards and a touchdown in a win at the Carolina Panthers was...