Raiders News

  • Chargers finally get fans at SoFi, but many cheer for Dallas 20 Sep 2021 02:56 The Tribune - Indiana INGLEWOOD, Calif. — Four years and eight months after the Los Angeles Chargers relocated, they finally got what they sought when they moved up from San Diego to the nation’s second-largest metropolis. For the first time Sunday, the Chargers took the field …
  • Tyson Alualu, Diontae Johnson further in-game injury casualties for Steelers in loss 20 Sep 2021 00:59 Trib Live - Pennsylvania The day began with the news that two depended-on starters on defense weren’t going to play in the home opener for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The biggest news of the day, aside from the deflating loss to the Las Vegas Raiders, was that star outside linebacker …
  • Ben Roethlisberger after Steelers’ loss: ‘I need to be better’ 19 Sep 2021 23:09 Trib Live - Pennsylvania The first public words spoken by Ben Roethlisberger after Sunday’s game were, “I wasn’t good enough.” Two questions from media later, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ quarterback’s answer included the phrase, “I just didn’t play well enough.” Not long after that, …
  • Steelers Nation packs Heinz Field for home opener 19 Sep 2021 23:06 WTAE 4 Pittsburgh - Pennsylvania Steelers Nation packed into Heinz Field and the North Shore for the home opener against the Las Vegas Raiders Sunday.It was the first time in almost two years a full capacity crowd was at Heinz Field."After COVID-19 and everything, it was a really …
  • Steelers’ T.J. Watt has groin injury, leaves game vs. Raiders 19 Sep 2021 19:17 Trib Live - Pennsylvania All Pro Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker T.J. Watt left Sunday’s game against the Las Vegas Raiders because of a groin injury and did not return. Watt, who less than two weeks ago signed a nine-figure contract extension with $80 million in guarantees …
  • 'This is what football, period, is all about': ESPN's 'Monday Night Football' announcers talk Lambeau with fans, without and its mystique 19 Sep 2021 18:09 Fond Du Lac Reporter - Wisconsin GREEN BAY - The one thing more unfathomable than watching a “Monday Night Football” game from a Lambeau Field with no Green Bay Packers fans in it? Calling one. Last season was the first for Steve Levy, Louis Riddick and Brian Griese as ESPN’s newly …
  • Vegas Nation Gameday Live — Raiders at Steelers 19 Sep 2021 17:29 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada The Vegas Nation crew gets you ready for the Raiders at Steelers. Vegas Nation host Cassie Soto is joined by Sam Gordon, Dre Fox and Kevin Cannon to preview the Raiders at the Steelers in Week 2. Review-Journal sports columnist Ed Graney and podcast host …
  • Joe Haden, Devin Bush injured, will not play in Steelers’ home opener vs. Raiders 19 Sep 2021 17:26 Trib Live - Pennsylvania Coming off a strong effort in the season opener last week, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense will be without two of its starters for Sunday’s home game against the Las Vegas Raiders. Cornerback Joe Haden and inside linebacker Devin Bush were late additions …
  • SHOWBIZ 'Genera+ion' axed, sports items, Wilson Cruz, k.d. lang, Lil Nas X 19 Sep 2021 15:09 Windy City Times HBO Max did now renew Genera+ion, its OC-high-school-set dramedy, out.com noted. "We will not be moving forward with a second season of Genera+ion," a spokesperson for HBO Max said in a statement. "We are very proud to have partnered with …
  • Steelers Nation returns to Heinz Field in full force as home football season kicks off 19 Sep 2021 13:47 Trib Live - Pennsylvania Steelers Nation is back! Burgers and kielbasa sizzled on the grill, beers and cocktails flowed and black-and gold jersey-wearing football fans prepared to enjoyed a Sunday morning on the North Shore like they hadn’t in nearly two years. The pandemic wiped …
  • Live coverage: Raiders pull second straight upset, beat Steelers 26-17 19 Sep 2021 09:05 Las Vegas Sun - Nevada Keith Srakocic / Associated Press Las Vegas Raiders tight end Foster Moreau (87) catches a touchdown pass from quarterback Derek Carr with Pittsburgh Steelers middle linebacker Joe Schobert (93) defending during the second half of an NFL football game …
  • RJ takes top newspaper, website, journalist honors at Nevada Press Foundation banquet 19 Sep 2021 07:03 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada The Las Vegas Review-Journal was named the state’s best newspaper and best news website and won top individual honors at the Nevada Press Foundation Awards of Excellence dinner Saturday night in Reno. The Review-Journal’s honors included outstanding …
  • Carl Nassib Made History, but Also a Big Play 19 Sep 2021 04:31 The New York Times One of the most significant cultural milestones in the recent history of North American sports occurred with about as much pomp and circumstance as a shrug of the shoulders. No openly gay player had ever competed in a regular-season game in the N.F.L.’s …
  • Predicting player props for Steelers-Raiders on Sunday 18 Sep 2021 20:08 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Here’s a look at selected player proposition wagers for Sunday’s game between the Raiders and Pittsburgh Steelers, with picks and analysis on each from the Vegas Nation staff. Week 1 records Sam Gordon 5-0 Adam Hill 4-1 Heidi Fang 4-1 Ed Graney 2-3 Vincent …
  • NFL Week 2 storylines: Packers, Bills, Titans facing get-right games 18 Sep 2021 19:39 Sportsnet He didn't quite spell it out for us this time, but Aaron Rodgers may as well have told us all to R-E-L-A-X during Thursday's media availability in the wake of last Sunday's dismal defeat to the New Orleans Saints. "If we're starting to …
  • The Loop Fantasy Football Update Week 2: Raiders committee will replace Josh Jacobs 18 Sep 2021 17:30 Pioneer Press Oakland Raiders running back Josh Jacobs (28) heads toward the end zone to score against the Los Angeles Chargers during the second half of an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron) UPDATE: 10:51 a.m. …
  • Vegas Nation Gameday — Raiders head to Pittsburgh 18 Sep 2021 17:28 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada The Raiders are 1-0 heading into Pittsburgh to face the Steelers on Sunday but are missing some key players. The Raiders are 1-0 heading into Pittsburgh to face the Steelers on Sunday but are missing some key players. We bring you the latest injury updates …
  • A’s look to finalize list of potential Las Vegas ballpark sites by November 18 Sep 2021 03:11 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada The Oakland Athletics have whittled down the number of possible ballpark sites in the Las Vegas Valley with hopes of releasing a list of finalists in the near future. A’s President Dave Kaval said Friday the list sits now at around 10-12 potential sites, …
  • NFL Week 2 game picks, schedule guide, fantasy football tips, odds, injuries and more 18 Sep 2021 01:11 The Black Chronicle - Oklahoma 7:00 AM ET ESPN staff The Week 2 NFL schedule for the 2021 season is stacked with great matchups, and we’ve got you covered with what you need to know heading into the weekend. Our NFL Nation reporters bring us the biggest keys to every game, a bold …
  • Eddie Gran returns to Kentucky Football 18 Sep 2021 00:25 WTVQ 36 ABC - Kentucky The former offensive coordinator/running backs coach will be a special assistant to the head coach LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) – University of Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops has announced that Eddie Gran, former UK assistant head coach, …
  • With 34 sacks in 32 games at Heinz Field, Steelers’ T.J. Watt excited for home opener 17 Sep 2021 23:44 Trib Live - Pennsylvania One by one, all week long, Pittsburgh Steelers players and coaches have discussed the eagerness with which they are looking forward to playing a game in front of a packed Heinz Field for the first time in more than 21 months. T.J. Watt, though, seemingly …
  • Steelers notes: Stephon Tuitt takes over police initiative, Raiders rule 5 players out Sunday 17 Sep 2021 23:43 Trib Live - Pennsylvania Maurkice Pouncey has retired, but a mark he left on the community is being carried on by a former teammate. Pittsburgh Steelers defensive lineman Stephon Tuitt is taking over an initiative in partnership with the Pittsburgh Police that distributes 25 …
  • Mark Davis says fan vaccination requirement was the right decision 17 Sep 2021 23:17 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada After waiting it out a year with the rest of Raider Nation, this week team owner Mark Davis finally took in a Raiders regular season home game at Allegiant Stadium. After waiting a year with the rest of Raider Nation, team owner Mark Davis this week …
  • Sharp bettors back side, total in Raiders-Steelers game 17 Sep 2021 23:16 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada A week after sharp bettors backed the Raiders in their wild overtime win over the Ravens at Allegiant Stadium on “Monday Night Football,” they’re betting against them in Sunday’s game at Pittsburgh. The Steelers were consensus 6½-point favorites Friday at …
  • Appealing to Your Bettor Nature 17 Sep 2021 20:36 The Village Voice “Here’s looking at ads, kid” is the new mantra across the sports-industrial complex. Sure, the doomed relationship of Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman in Casablanca comes to a head when Rick looks into Ilsa’s eyes and delivers his immortal line. But even …
  • Joe Haden, Devin Bush questionable to play for Steelers 17 Sep 2021 20:31 Trib Live - Pennsylvania So much for the lack of “injury damage” that coach Mike Tomlin referred to in the wake of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ season opener. Tuesday, Tomlin indicated there were no injury concerns for the Steelers leading up to Sunday’s home opener against the Las …
  • Polak’s Picks: NFL Week 2 Start ‘Em Sit ‘Em 17 Sep 2021 18:47 The Butler Collegian - Indiana Pittsburgh running back Najee Harris eludes defenders against Buffalo on Sept. 12. Photo courtesy of ESPN. ETHAN POLAK | STAFF REPORTER | eapolak@butler.edu Talk about a welcome to the 2021-2022 NFL season. Last week was filled with everything a fan could …
  • Don’t bet against California: 13 reasons recall failed 17 Sep 2021 16:01 Long Beach Press Telegram - California To: California critics From: Columnist with a trusty spreadsheet Re: Quarter-billion-dollar temper tantrum The voters — all sides acting within state law — have spoken. The costly recall attempt of Gov. Gavin Newsom failed badly, and Californians get to …
  • Commentary: The Hall of Fame bash for Tom Flores that celebrates what's possible for Latinos 17 Sep 2021 15:29 Los Angeles Times - California Long before I was a columnist, long before I was a podcast host, before I was an author, an editor, a taco historian — long before all of that — I was a high school football reporter. It only happened for one fall, in 1996 during my senior year at Anaheim …
  • Raiders quarterback Derek Carr reignites old Steelers-Raiders rivalry with jab at Immaculate Reception 17 Sep 2021 10:55 Trib Live - Pennsylvania Part of the reason why some Pittsburgh Steelers fans are convinced that their team has had so much trouble with the Raiders in recent years — five losses in seven tries since 2006 — is that the Steelers haven’t been emotionally prepared for the Raiders. …