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Raiders S Karl Joseph's best season derailed by injury

Nov. 11, 2019 6:35 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Karl Joseph was finally living up to his first-round draft billing when a season-ending foot injury derailed all that and left a major hole in the Oakland Raiders secondary. Joseph hurt his foot as he jumped to intercept a pass from Philip Rivers, marking the second straight game...

Oladapo scores 23 to lift Oakland over S. Illinois 61-52

Nov. 10, 2019 4:25 PM EST

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Daniel Oladapo scored 23 points, Brad Brechting had a double-double, and Oakland beat Southern Illinois 61-52 in the Sunshine Slam on Sunday. Brechting had 16 points and 12 rebounds for Oakland (3-1). Tray Maddox Jr. added 11 points and seven rebounds. Kevin Kangu had nine assists...

Raiders place Joseph on IR, sign Swearinger and Jordan

Nov. 9, 2019 6:22 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have placed safety Karl Joseph on injured reserve with a foot injury after he made the game-sealing defensive play the past two weeks. Joseph hurt his foot while intercepting a Philip Rivers pass in the final minute of Oakland's 26-24 win over the Chargers on...

Chargers face tough schedule, long odds after Raiders loss

Nov. 8, 2019 7:32 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers' brief winning streak evaporated into Oakland's Black Hole on Thursday night — and it might have swallowed their hopes for a return to the playoffs, too. A 26-24 defeat to the Raiders ended Los Angeles' two-game spurt and dropped the Bolts to 4-6...

Late Carr rally, defensive stop put Raiders in playoff hunt

Nov. 8, 2019 3:35 PM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The success for the Oakland Raiders this season has been built mostly by an efficient offense that has moved the ball as well as almost anyone to help overcome a sometimes suspect defense. When that formula wasn't working against the stingy Los Angeles Chargers defense, the Raiders...

Raiders rally to beat Chargers 26-24

Nov. 8, 2019 5:48 AM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Carr engineered another late winning drive. Karl Joseph delivered the sealing defensive play. It may not have come easy, but the Oakland Raiders managed to pull out another dramatic victory that has put them squarely in the AFC playoff race. Josh Jacobs scored on an 18-yard run...

Rivers' 3 INTs send Chargers to 26-24 loss to Raiders

Nov. 8, 2019 1:15 AM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Philip Rivers had one drive to salvage an up-and-down performance and end his final scheduled trip to the Oakland Coliseum on a winning note. Six straight incomplete passes followed by his third interception of the game ended those chances and dealt a serious blow to the Los Angeles...

Hudson, Brown active for Raiders against Charger

Nov. 7, 2019 7:04 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders center Rodney Hudson and right tackle Trent Brown are active against the Chargers. Two of the key members of the offensive line will play Thursday night against Los Angeles despite being listed on the injury report as questionable. The Raiders also dressed linebacker...

Rivers prepares for final scheduled start in Oakland

Nov. 6, 2019 2:50 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — From his first career start in 2006 to some riveting comebacks and crushing defeats, Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers has had plenty of memorable experiences playing against the Raiders at the Oakland Coliseum. So there will be a bit of nostalgia when Rivers plays his final...

Chargers-Raiders Preview Capsule

Nov. 6, 2019 1:27 PM EST

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (4-5) at OAKLAND (4-4) Thursday, 8:20 p.m. ET, Fox/NFL Network OPENING LINE — Raiders by 2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Los Angeles 3-5-1, Oakland 5-3 SERIES RECORD — Raiders lead 63-54-2. LAST MEETING — Chargers beat Raiders 20-6, Nov. 11, 2018 LAST WEEK — Chargers...