Latest Las Vegas Raiders News

'Joey Franchise' is toast of Cincinnati as Bengals advance

Jan. 19, 2022 01:43 AM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals won a playoff game for the first time in three decades in the wild-card round, however it was difficult to tell by looking at Joe Burrow sitting at the podium afterward behind rose-colored Cartier shades. “I mean it's exciting, but this was...

Raiders fire GM in 1st move of significant offseason

Jan. 17, 2022 19:37 PM EST

Owner Mark Davis made the first big decision of what figures to be an eventful offseason for the Las Vegas Raiders. There will be plenty more to come as there figures to be significant change for an organization coming off just its second playoff berth in the past 19 seasons. ...

Las Vegas Raiders oust GM Mike Mayock after 3 seasons

Jan. 17, 2022 18:37 PM EST

The Las Vegas Raiders have fired general manager Mike Mayock after three seasons and will begin a search for a coach and GM following their second playoff berth in the past 19 seasons. The Raiders announced the move to get rid of Mayock on Monday, two days after losing their...

D-line thinned by injuries as Bengals prepare for Titans

Jan. 17, 2022 15:07 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — After the Bengals won a playoff game for the first time in three decades last Saturday, coach Zac Taylor and a few players delivered game balls to three Cincinnati sports bars as a way of thanking fans who stuck with them through the bad times. “I think the city...

Carr backs Bisaccia as Raiders coach: 'He's the right guy'

Jan. 16, 2022 17:22 PM EST

Rich Bisaccia steadied the Las Vegas Raiders after taking over during a tumultuous regular season, guided them to the playoffs for the second time in 19 seasons and earned the support of his players. The first question facing the Raiders this offseason after a 26-19 loss to the...

Playoff frustration continues for Raiders in loss to Bengals

Jan. 15, 2022 22:47 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The playoff frustration for the Raiders just won't end. A season of tumult for Las Vegas could have been salved with the first playoff win in 19 years, but the Raiders couldn't catch up with the Cincinnati Bengals, who ended an even longer playoff drought of their...

Officiating in Raiders-Bengals problematic at times

Jan. 15, 2022 21:23 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — What mostly was a tense game between teams with long playoff droughts was disrupted Saturday by some problematic officiating. The Bengals beat the Raiders 26-19 in an AFC wild-card matchup that ended Cincinnati's 31-year run without a postseason victory. The...

Bengals hold on, finally win in playoffs, 26-19 over Raiders

Jan. 15, 2022 20:53 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Paul Brown Stadium nearly shook in triumph. The city of Cincinnati might have, too. Its latest hero, Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow, merely seemed to shrug after leading his team to its first playoff victory in 31 years, 26-19 over Las Vegas on Saturday in an AFC...

Bengals DT Ogunjobi out of playoff game with foot injury

Jan. 15, 2022 19:16 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Larry Ogunjobi was carted off the field with an injury to his right foot in the third quarter of the AFC playoff game against the Las Vegas Raiders. Later in the quarter, Bengals defensive end Trey Hendrickson was being...

Raiders' Hankins active for playoff game against Bengals

Jan. 15, 2022 15:40 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins is active for the Las Vegas Raiders' opening-round playoff game against the Cincinnati Bengals on Saturday. Hankins is dealing with back and knee injuries and was limited in practice this week. He was listed as questionable...