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Reeling Raiders Upended by Roaring Lions Rally; 28-27

Ndamukong Suh returned and made his presence felt. Suh blocked a potential game-winning 65-yard field goal attempt by Sebastian Janikowski preserving Matthew Stafford’s impressive comeback to help lift the Detroit Lions in triumphing the Oakland Raiders 28-27 on Sunday. Stafford threw a six-yard touchdown pass to Calvin Johnson with 39 seconds remaining to cap a 98-yard scoring […]

Raiders place CB Chris Johnson on Reserve/NFI List

The Oakland Raiders announced that they have placed cornerback Chris Johnson on the “Reserve/Non-Football Illness” list. Johnson opened the 2011 season as the starter opposite Standford Routt, totaling 11 tackles, three passes defensed and a forced fumble before missing eight games with groin and hamstring injuries. Johnson returned to the lineup for the team’s December 4 […]

Lions at Raiders Wednesday Injury Report

Detroit  Did not participate: CB Aaron Berry (shoulder), S Louis Delmas (knee), LB Justin Durant (hamstring), DE Lawrence Jackson (thigh), RB Kevin Smith (ankle), DE Kyle Vanden Bosch (not injury related), CB Eric Wright (hamstring) Limited participation: DT Nick Fairley (foot), CB Chris Houston (knee), S Amari Spievey (knee), DE Willie Young (ankle) Full participation: […]

Seymour Sorry About Ejection

Oakland Raiders defensive tackle Richard Seymour was ejected from the third quarter of the team’s 34-14 loss to the Miami Dolphins after appearing to throw a punch at Dolphins guard Richie Incognito. It was the second time in two seasons where Seymour has been ejected from a game. Last November, Seymour was tossed out of […]

Palmer, Bush lead Raiders over Bears 25-20

Sebastian Janikowski kicked a team-record six field goals and the Raiders took advantage of three interceptions from Chicago’s fill-in starter Caleb Hanie to beat the Bears 25-20 Sunday. Carson Palmer threw for 301 yards and Michael Bush iced the game with a touchdown run in the fourth quarter to lead the Raiders (7-4) to their third straight win against a Bears team […]

McFadden out at least two more games?

Raiders running back Darren McFadden’s injured foot will likely keep him out of at least two more games, Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network reports. McFadden was injured during the Raiders’ 28-0 loss to the Chiefs in Week 7 and has been inactive for all three of the team’s games following their bye in Week […]

McFadden, Ford, and Moore miss practice Wednesday

Steve Corkran of BayAreaNewsGroup.com reports running back Darren McFadden and wide receiver Jacoby Ford are absent from Wednesday’s practice session. Also, rookie wideout Denarius Moore is watching practice with a protective boot on his right foot. Furthermore, backup rookie running back Taiwan Jones isn’t practicing as a result of the hamstring injury he suffered Sunday in Minnesota. Lastly, Darrius […]

McFadden ruled out for Week 9

Paul Gutierrez of CSNBayarea.com reports Raiders running back Darren McFadden has been officially ruled out for Sunday’s game against Denver. Michael Bush will be the starting running back for the Raiders, while rookie Taiwan Jones moves to the backup role. This will be McFadden’s 11th missed game of his four-year NFL career, yet, only his […]