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Lazard, Packers moving on from Monday, focused on Raiders

Oct. 17, 2019 5:20 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Next man up: Allen Lazard. Lazard caught his first pass from Aaron Rodgers on Monday night. He ended up catching three more, including one for a 35-yard touchdown in the Packers' win over Detroit. It was the biggest moment of the undrafted second-year receiver's career. Now what?...

Raiders: Jackson may be back but Williams uncertain

Oct. 17, 2019 12:46 PM EDT

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders are hopeful of having right guard Gabe Jackson in the lineup for Sunday's game in Green Bay. The prognosis on wide receiver Tyrell Williams isn't as encouraging. Jackson returned to practice this week for the first time since suffering an MCL strain in his right...

Raiders-Packers Preview Capsule

Oct. 17, 2019 11:16 AM EDT

OAKLAND (3-2) at GREEN BAY (5-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Packers by 7 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Raiders 3-2; Packers 4-2 SERIES RECORD — Packers lead 8-5 LAST MEETING — Packers beat Raiders 30-20, Dec. 20, 2015 LAST WEEK — Raiders beat Bears 24-21; Packers beat Lions...

Raiders T Trent Brown sued for domestic violence

Oct. 16, 2019 5:24 PM EDT

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders tackle Trent Brown has been sued by his ex-girlfriend for what she says were multiple acts of domestic violence over the past year. Diorra Marzette-Sanders filed a civil suit in Alameda County Superior Court on Tuesday accusing him of several attacks that left her...

World traveler Raiders are in contention at the bye

Oct. 10, 2019 1:54 PM EDT

After starting a 48-day stretch without a true home game with another lopsided loss in Minnesota, the Oakland Raiders looked destined for yet another losing season. Coach Jon Gruden's team responded well instead of spiraling out of control and put together the best back-to-back games since he returned to the...

Burfict's appeal of suspension for rest of season denied

Oct. 9, 2019 6:02 PM EDT

Oakland Raiders linebacker Vontaze Burfict's appeal to overturn his suspension for the rest of the season for a helmet-to-helmet hit was denied Wednesday. Appeals officer Derrick Brooks ruled he would not reduce the longest suspension ever handed down for an on-field infraction. Brooks is appointed jointly by the...

Patrick Mahomes' magic fizzles without mobility

Oct. 8, 2019 2:57 AM EDT

Caught up in the spell of Patrick Mahomes' wizardry , the always enthusiastic Sunday Night Football Crew ended up witnessing an old-fashioned whooping by the Colts instead of more magic by the league's reigning MVP. Before the biggest stunner in a slate of games that included one Gruden brother getting fired up...

Raiders developing into contender in year 2 under Gruden

Oct. 7, 2019 3:04 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Maybe it took a week in England for coach Jon Gruden's vision for the type of team he wants the Oakland Raiders to become to materialize. The young players he hoped will form the foundation for the future finally started to deliver and quarterback Derek Carr ran the offense with the...

The Latest: RB Aaron Jones having career day for Packers

Oct. 6, 2019 7:10 PM EDT

The Latest on NFL Week 5 (all times EDT) 6:55 p.m. Green Bay running back Aaron Jones keeps building on a career day at the Dallas Cowboys. Jones has four touchdowns rushing, already two more than his career high with time remaining in the third quarter, to help the Packers build a 31-3 lead. The third-year back...

Bears join Raiders in London 2 days before game

Oct. 4, 2019 2:39 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The Oakland Raiders and Chicago Bears are taking vastly different approaches to their trip to London. The Raiders spent the entire week here after flying straight from Indianapolis following last week's game. They held three practices just like they would back home, got some opportunities to...