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Raiders beat Cowboys 36-33 in OT on field goal after penalty

Nov. 25, 2021 22:03 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders got the third-down help they needed from Dallas cornerback Anthony Brown. Daniel Carlson kicked a 29-yard field goal in overtime after Brown's fourth pass-interference penalty kept the drive alive, and the...

Cowboys, Raiders seek lost momentum in Thanksgiving meeting

Nov. 24, 2021 13:13 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys and Las Vegas Raiders have one victory between them in November and one more chance do something about it before the playoff push time also known as December. Just so happens they’re playing each other on Thanksgiving. ...

Bengals, Raiders look to reverse recent slides

Nov. 18, 2021 15:30 PM EST

Just a few weeks ago the Cincinnati Bengals and Las Vegas Raiders found themselves in surprising spots, tied at the top of the AFC standings. The two perennial also-rans had both gotten off to 5-2 starts that offered promise that a long-awaited breakthrough could be in...

Bengals, Raiders head into meeting on 2-game skids

Nov. 18, 2021 11:47 AM EST

CINCINNATI (5-4) at LAS VEGAS (5-4) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Bengals by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Cincinnati 4-5; Las Vegas 4-5. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead 21-11....

For all their ills, the Chiefs are back on top of AFC West

Nov. 15, 2021 13:45 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs were downright awful on defense. Patrick Mahomes was supposedly broken. Injuries had mounted. The rest of the league had caught up to them. Their window for competing for championships had already closed. Well, look at them now. ...

Raiders need running game to balance offense vs Chiefs

Nov. 12, 2021 17:22 PM EST

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Interim Raiders coach Rich Bisaccia has said it will take production from all three phases for Las Vegas to be competitive. To compete in the AFC West, the Raiders must have both sides of the offense clicking — a diverse passing game, and power...

Raiders host Chiefs in AFC West battle

Nov. 11, 2021 11:22 AM EST

KANSAS CITY (5-4) at LAS VEGAS (5-3) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EST, NBC BETTING LINE: Chiefs by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Kansas City 2-7; Las Vegas 4-4. SERIES RECORD: Chiefs lead...

Raiders balance on-field success with off-field issues

Nov. 08, 2021 17:48 PM EST

On the field, the first half of the season went almost as well as planned for the Las Vegas Raiders. The defense has been much improved, Derek Carr has been more aggressive, and the Raiders are tied for first place in the AFC West even after a 23-16 loss to the New York...

McKinney has 2 picks, Giants edge Raiders 23-16

Nov. 07, 2021 17:53 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After testing positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, safety Xavier McKinney spent most of the week not knowing whether he was he was going to play for the New York Giants against the Las Vegas Raiders. McKinney is not vaccinated and positive...

AFC West-leading Raiders return from bye, face NY Giants

Nov. 04, 2021 11:45 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS RAIDERS (5-2) at NEW YORK GIANTS (2-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS OPENING LINE: Las Vegas by 3, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Las Vegas 4-3; New York 4-4. SERIES RECORD: Raiders...