Raiders News

  • NFL is a pass-first league but teams still need versatile runners 18 Dec 2018 11:25 Scotsman It was only a few years ago that everyone was shouting about the development of NFL into a passing league and how the role of the running back had been diminished. It was claimed that the running back was outdated and that they would become nothing more …
  • Raiders' Gruden on Oakland Coliseum: 'It's a real football stadium' 18 Dec 2018 10:06 Las Vegas Sun Bill Nichols / AP Raiders head coach Jon Gruden is shown after a loss against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at the Oakland County Coliseum. By Jerry McDonald, Mercury News Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018 | 2 a.m. ALAMEDA, Calif. — Coach Jon …
  • Give Oakland 1 more season of the Raiders 18 Dec 2018 08:25 Arkansas Democrat Gazette Jerry McDonald of the East Bay Times thinks the Raiders should remain in Oakland for one more season despite the city's lawsuit against the NFL franchise over their move to Las Vegas for the 2020 season. "Lawsuit or no lawsuit, Oakland Raiders …
  • Jon Gruden ‘emotional’ about Raiders’ possible final Oakland game 18 Dec 2018 08:23 Henderson View ALAMEDA, Calif. — Coaching the Raiders means something to Jon Gruden. That much was evident again Monday. Gruden was visibly moved when discussing what could be on Christmas Eve. The Raiders will host the Denver Broncos in the final game under their …
  • NFL Playoff Picture standings with complete Week 15 results: Saints big winners as playoff bracket shakes out 18 Dec 2018 07:50 CBS Sports The top seed in the NFC is going to be a massive advantage. Not because the Rams have a great home-field advantage, but because taking away the Saints' home-field advantage is the surest way to beat them. And now the Saints are in perfect position to …
  • NFL Playoff Picture standings, updates, odds for Week 15: Saints big winners as playoff bracket shakes out 18 Dec 2018 05:45 CBS Sports The top seed in the NFC is going to be a massive advantage. Not because the Rams have a great home-field advantage, but because taking away the Saints' home-field advantage is the surest way to beat them. And now the Saints are in perfect position to …
  • Vegas Nation Stadium Show: How close is the Raiders stadium to being ready? 18 Dec 2018 05:39 Review Journal The Oakland Raiders and the NFL are being sued by the city of Oakland. The Raiders may need somewhere to play in 2019. The Oakland Raiders and the NFL are being sued by the city of Oakland. The Raiders may need somewhere to play in 2019. Ed Graney and Rick …
  • Odds are on Raiders to return to Oakland in 2019 18 Dec 2018 05:13 Henderson View Where will the Raiders play next season? The odds are against them moving to Las Vegas a year ahead of schedule and playing their home games at Sam Boyd Stadium. That scenario is a 6-1 long shot, to be precise, in odds posted at MyBookie. The offshore …
  • Khalil Mack trade helped Bears become Vegas overachievers 18 Dec 2018 05:04 NYPOST LAS VEGAS — In early September, Khalil Mack was sent from Oakland to Chicago in a trade that signaled the turning point for two teams. The Raiders sunk to somewhere near rock bottom, while the Bears started a surprising rise to the penthouse. The Mack deal …
  • FLM All-32: Team-by-team NFL notes 18 Dec 2018 03:25 Reuters.com Dec 16, 2018; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott enters the field prior to a game against the Detroit Lions at New Era Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports AFC EAST Buffalo Bills: While his team sits at 5-9 and …
  • Raiders' Gruden recalls Oakland Coliseum memories 17 Dec 2018 23:58 Reuters.com Dec 16, 2018; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden reacts from the bench against the Cincinnati Bengals in the second half at Paul Brown Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports Denver Broncos: The Broncos (6-8) are …
  • If Raiders go looking for a home in 2019, Derek Carr has a suggestion you might recognize 17 Dec 2018 23:37 The Fresno Bee It seems Derek Carr wants to return to Bulldog Stadium next season. Not to visit, but to play games. During the Raiders’ game Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, CBS play-by-play announcer Andrew Catalon revealed what the ex-Fresno State star said to …
  • Marshawn Lynch has opened a restaurant and the early reviews are not good 17 Dec 2018 17:53 The Washington Post It’s unclear whether Marshawn Lynch will play football again. He’s already “retired” once, sitting out the 2016 season, and his campaign with the Raiders ended this year ended in October because of a groin injury. But Beast Mode has seemingly been …
  • Future Props - Oakland 17 Dec 2018 16:44 www.vegasinsider.com Check out more NFL Odds and Props at BetDSI.eu! by Tom Wilkinson Where Will the Raiders Play in 2019? Where will the Oakland Raiders play their home games in 2019? The city of Oakland filed a lawsuit against the Raiders and the NFL last week and now it is …
  • NFL Week 16 early odds, schedule: Browns open as rare touchdown favorites; Chiefs trying to do the improbable 17 Dec 2018 14:30 CBS Sports After three years of being ignored, the Cleveland Browns are finally getting some respect again from the oddsmakers in Las Vegas.  In the early odds for Week 16, the Browns have opened as a 7-point favorite over the Bengals, which is a huge number for …
  • Jerry McDonald: Raiders’ Davis should give fans another year, not throw them a party 17 Dec 2018 10:10 Myrtle Beach Sun News Amy Trask thinks the Raiders should throw their fans a big party on Christmas Eve. Here's a better idea. Throw it a year from now. Lawsuit or no lawsuit, Raiders owner Mark Davis should come out and express his intent to play at Coliseum in 2019. Do it …
  • Raiders’ Davis should give fans another year, not throw them a party 17 Dec 2018 10:07 The Fresno Bee Amy Trask thinks the Raiders should throw their fans a big party on Christmas Eve. Here's a better idea. Throw it a year from now. Lawsuit or no lawsuit, Raiders owner Mark Davis should come out and express his intent to play at Coliseum in 2019. Do it …
  • Raiders suffer another ugly loss, fall to Bengals, 30-16 16 Dec 2018 23:11 The Fresno Bee A tumultuous week for the Raiders ended in form, a 30-16 loss to the mediocre Bengals capping off a seven-day stretch that started with Reggie McKenzie losing his job as general manager. In between came a lawsuit filed by the City of Oakland against the …
  • Raiders stumble against Bengals, fall 30-16 16 Dec 2018 22:00 SF Gate CINCINNATI, OH - DECEMBER 16: Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders fumbles the ball as he is sacked by Sam Hubbard #94 of the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on December 16, 2018 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images) less …
  • Oakland sues Raiders: News, reaction, where team will play in 2019 16 Dec 2018 16:38 SportingNews.com Despite ongoing animosity with the city of Oakland, the Raiders had planned to play in the Bay Area at the Oakland Coliseum next season before the franchise's move to Las Vegas in 2020. But this past week, Oakland filed a federal lawsuit against the …
  • Watch Cincinnati vs. Oakland: How to live stream, TV channel, start time for Sunday's NFL game 16 Dec 2018 15:43 CBS Sports Who's Playing Cincinnati Bengals (home) vs. Oakland Raiders (away) Current records: Cincinnati 5-8-1; Oakland 3-10-1 What to Know Cincinnati are hoping to patch up the holes in a defense that has allowed an average of 30.54 points per game. On Sunday …
  • Will the Raiders continue playing in Oakland in 2019? It's not out of the question 16 Dec 2018 13:44 CBS Sports The Raiders are suddenly scrambling to find a stadium for 2019, with owner Mark Davis vowing he will leave Oakland after the municipality is suing him over his move of his franchise to Las Vegas, but it is not out of the question the Raiders play one more …
  • Bears can win but Aaron Rodgers won’t make it easy 16 Dec 2018 09:14 NYPOST Packers (+5 ½) over BEARS: The Packers are winless on the road this season. The Bears are fresh off destroying warm-weather Hollywood Rams and their Cal QB (Jared Goff) at frigid Soldier Field. The Bears need to stay in stroke to avoid tricky potential 4-5 …
  • NFL Week 15 odds, picks, schedule, how to watch, stream: Expert picks against the spread, predictions, survivor pool play 16 Dec 2018 03:42 CBS Sports The Chargers and Chiefs kicked off Week 15 with an unforgettable game on Thursday, and now we turn our attention to the weekend. On Sunday, we get the Cowboys facing the Colts in Indianapolis, the Patriots heading to Pittsburgh to face the Steelers and …
  • Patriots vs. Steelers odds, line: Picks, predictions from expert who's 11-3 on New England, Pittsburgh games 15 Dec 2018 16:17 CBS Sports A classic AFC rivalry headlines the NFL Week 15 schedule as the New England Patriots visit the Pittsburgh Steelers. Kickoff from Heinz Field is at 4:25 p.m. ET. Both clubs are in first place in their respective divisions but are looking to reverse their …
  • Los Angeles has two teams in the NFL playoffs 15 Dec 2018 14:30 CNN.com Historically, the way they did it was rare. Since 2000, teams trailing by 14 points with two minutes remaining in the game have now won 12 games out of a possible 2,059. The Chargers also became the first team since 2002 to convert a two-point conversion …
  • TODAY’S BOWL GAMES AT A GLANCE 15 Dec 2018 08:49 www.vindy.com CELEBRATION BOWL Who: Alcorn State (9-3, 6-1) vs. North Carolina A&T (9-2, 6-1). Kickoff: Noon TV: ABC. Line: North Carolina A&T by 7 1/2. Series record: Tied 1-1. What’s at stake: North Carolina A&T is playing for its seventh Historically …
  • Column: Washington does best to Be Worst 15 Dec 2018 08:30 www.vegasinsider.com You've gotta hand it to Washington's alleged NFL team. There's the offensive nickname. Not to mention claiming a player off waivers not long after he allegedly beat up a woman - again. And let's not forget the organization's …
  • Column: Washington's NFL team does its best to Be Worst 15 Dec 2018 08:10 Odessa American You've gotta hand it to Washington's alleged NFL team. There's the offensive nickname. Not to mention claiming a player off waivers not long after he allegedly beat up a woman — again. And let's not forget the organization's …
  • Steelers still not sure about Conner 15 Dec 2018 07:57 Tribune Chronicle PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping running back James Conner’s sprained left ankle will be ready in time to play on Sunday against New England. The AFC North leaders listed Conner as questionable to face the Patriots in a pivotal game for the …