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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...

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...

Josh Jacobs rallies Raiders past Bears 24-21

Oct. 6, 2019 6:06 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — All that pregame talk about Khalil Mack and the Monsters of the Midway defense only served as motivation for the Oakland Raiders. A dominant performance from the offensive line, a breakthrough game from a rookie running back and the ability to bounce back from a third-quarter meltdown made...

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...

Gruden's rabble-rousers are diminishing in numbers

Oct. 1, 2019 2:41 AM EDT

Jon Gruden tried retrofitting the Raiders into their renegade, rabble-rousing best for one final season in Oakland. Harkening to the time when Jack "The Assassin" Tatum patrolled the defense with a menacing stare and a villainous vibe emanated from Oakland Alameda Coliseum, Gruden added mischief-makers Richie...

Raiders start long road stretch with 34-14 loss to Vikings

Sep. 22, 2019 7:15 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For a team already on the way out of Oakland, set to move to Las Vegas next year, hitting the road for such a long stretch will hardly be the biggest challenge to face the Raiders in a season already filled with setbacks. Well, the first of six straight weeks without a game at home sure...

Cousins seeks rebound from rough game as Vikes face Raiders

Sep. 19, 2019 7:40 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — During his nine-year hiatus from the NFL sideline, Jon Gruden evaluated players like he was still a coach, drawing particular attention as an analyst for ESPN for his one-on-one film breakdowns with quarterback prospects entering the draft. Kirk Cousins was one of those pupils. Though...

Suspension over, Richie Incognito rejoins Raiders

Sep. 18, 2019 7:52 PM EDT

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders left guard Richie Incognito practiced for the first time Wednesday after returning from a two-game suspension and said he's anxious to play. He's just as eager to leave his long history of troubles on and off the field in the past. "The suspension's behind me, all the...

1 bad quarter overshadows 3 good ones for Raiders D

Sep. 16, 2019 6:35 PM EDT

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders held Patrick Mahomes and the high-powered Kansas City Chiefs in check for three of four quarters. It's what happened in the second quarter that doomed Oakland and exposed the wide gap between the Raiders and the defending AFC West champion Chiefs. The Raiders...

Brown's release adds more intrigue to Broncos-Raiders opener

Sep. 7, 2019 4:28 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Denver Broncos changed coaches, coordinators, systems and the starting quarterback since they last came to Oakland in the second-to-last game in 2018. The Raiders have merely overhauled the roster in the offseason and then made an even bigger move two days before the opener with...