Part of the Bay Area News Group

Archive for December, 2011

Jackson quick hits

Subbing for Steve Corkran today . . .
Will have more later, but some quick hits from Hue Jackson’s press briefing Monday:
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Monday, December 19th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 158 Comments »

Raiders squander golden opportunity

Despite so many losses over the years, it would be difficult to imagine a more damaging one than the Raiders 28-27 defeat at the hands of the Detroit Lions on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Sunday, December 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 1,092 Comments »

Final: Lions 28, Raiders 27

Quarterback Matt Stafford threw touchdown passes of 3 yards to Titus Young and 6 yards to Calvin Johnson in the last five minutes as the Detroit Lions came back for a 28-27 win over the Raiders Sunday at O.co Coliseum.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Sunday, December 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 512 Comments »

End 3rd qtr: Raiders 17, Lions 14

Darrius Heyward-Bey was stripped after a 29-yard catch and run deep in Detroit territory and lost a fumble at the 8-yard line on the second-to-last play of the quarter.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Sunday, December 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 241 Comments »

Halftime: Raiders 17, Lions 14

Matt Stafford threw a 39-yard touchdown pass to Nate Burleson with 1:14 left in the half to to the score, with the Raiders getting in position for a 46-yard field goal by Sebastian Janikowski at the gun.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Sunday, December 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 141 Comments »

End 1st qtr: Raiders 7, Lions 7

Detroit tied the game with 3:34 left in the quarter when Calvin Johnson blew past Tyvon Branch and hauled in a perfectly-thrown 51-yard touchdown pass from Matt Stafford.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Sunday, December 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 122 Comments »

Lions-Raiders underway . . .

Sebastian Janikowski kicked off for a touchback to begin the game.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Sunday, December 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 119 Comments »

Live chat: Raiders vs. Lions in-game analysis today

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Sunday, December 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 60 Comments »

CB Johnson shut down; rookie signed

The Raiders placed veteran cornerback Chris Johnson on the Reserve/Non-Football Illness List, no doubt the result of his struggles coping with the recent death of his sister and shooting of his mother. Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Saturday, December 17th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 144 Comments »

Raiders short-handed for ‘must-win game’

At a time seeminlgy when all hands on deck applies, the Raiders will be without lead running back Darren McFadden, starting wide receiver Jacoby Ford and cornerback Chris Johnson for a game coach Hue Jackson, quarterback Carson Palmer and others consider a “must-win.” Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Friday, December 16th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 313 Comments »