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Gordon, Jones return to practice

Tight end Richard Gordon (hamstring) and running back Taiwan Jones (knee) returned to practice, placing the Raiders at near full strength heading into the Kansas City Chiefs game. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
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Houston honored by league

Defensive end Lamarr Houston was named AFC Defensive Player of the Week for his strong play against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
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Raiders live chat: Tuesday at noon

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Posted on Monday, October 22nd, 2012
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McFadden staying the course, remaining upbeat

Running back Darren McFadden isn’t one to blow his top when things aren’t working well, just as he isn’t going to sing his praises when things are rolling his way. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Monday, October 22nd, 2012
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Raiders not sheepish about taking ‘ugly’ win

Just as the Raiders took no solace in an inspired effort in a 23-20 loss to the Atlanta Falcons, they aren’t the least bit worried about walking away from a 26-23 overtime victory against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Sunday, October 21st, 2012
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Final: Raiders 26, Jaguars 23, OT

Beat a hasty retreat downstairs before I got a chance to post this . . .

Sebastian Janikowski kicked a 40-yard field goal following a fumble recovery by Joselio Hanson as the Raiders escaped with a 26-23 overtime win over the Jacksonville Jaguars.
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Posted on Sunday, October 21st, 2012
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End 3rd qtr: Jaguars 20, Raiders 13

An 85-yard drive culiminating in an 8-yard touchdown pass from Carson Palmer to Denarius Moore put the Raiders back in the game, temporarily replacing boos with cheers.
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Posted on Sunday, October 21st, 2012
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Halftime: Jaguars 17, Raiders 6

Desultory first half ends with Sebastian Janikowski kicking a 33-yard field goal and the Raiders unable to capitalize fully on a Jaguars fourth-and-1 gamble.
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Posted on Sunday, October 21st, 2012
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End 1st qtr: Jaguars 7, Raiders 3

A pretty grim first quarter considering Jaguars lost running back Maurice Jones-Drew to a foot injury after a single carry.
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Posted on Sunday, October 21st, 2012
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Jaguars-Raiders underway . . .

Sebastian Janikowski kicks off for the Raiders before a crowd that might (and might not) be 40,000 as the game begins. Spurlock brings it out and is tackled by Pat Lee their 16-yard line . . .

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Posted on Sunday, October 21st, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 308 Comments »