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Raiders Secondary Burned Late, Fall To 49ers 17-9

Sunday’s game between the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers was one of the sloppier ones that will take place this season. Neither Raiders quarterback Jason Campbell or the 49ers’ Alex Smith stood out at all. Yet it was the pair of touchdown passes Smith tossed in the second half which made all the difference […]

Raiders Rally Late, Shock Chargers 35-27

I am willing to bet that most NFL fans, both those who are regular readers of Raiders Gab and the mothership NFL Gridiron Gab, would admit that when the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders during the regular season, they would pick the Chargers more often than not. But Sunday‚Äôs game in Oakland would prove […]

Raiders to give RB Bush more chances vs Houston

The Raiders gently eased Michael Bush back into the swing of things against the Arizona Cardinals. Bush was limited to just three carries last Sunday, but should see at least a few more touches against the Texans. Tom Cable told Vittorio Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle that Bush’s workload will increase now that he […]

Bush with a shot to play in week one says Cable

Coach Tom Cable confirmed that running back Michael Bush (thumb) has a “real chance” to play week one, according to Vittorio Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle. Bush is practicing with limited restrictions, and the only other option would be Darren McFadden, so obviously the team is hopeful he can go Sunday. Unfortunately, the injury […]

Bush’s fractured thumb could cost him a quarter of the season or more

Word is Michael Bush could be out up to a quarter of the season or more after fracturing his thumb: Based on what information is available regarding the fractured thumb of running back Michael Bush, it’s highly unlikely he’d be ready to play in the opener and could miss up to a quarter of the […]

Raiders News & Notes

One would think that after the beatdown that Oakland Raiders quarterback Jason Campbell suffered during Saturday night’s game against the San Francisco 49ers was bad enough, it appears that he is more injured than originally thought. Not only is Campbell suffering from a stinger, he is also suffering from an injury to his right wrist, […]

Bush suffers fractured thumb; no word on how long he’ll be out

Running back Michael Bush suffered a fractured thumb Saturday night and will see a hand specialist Sunday, reports Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers. Head coach Tom Cable said Bush’s status won’t be known until he sees the specialist. Bush echoed his coach’s comments, saying he did not know if or how long he would be […]

McFadden Finally Back at Practice

The Raiders got great news on Tuesday as running back Darren McFadden practiced for the first time in more than two weeks. Reports say that the guy expected to be the teams feature back in 2010 will make his preseason debut this weekend against the 49’ers. McFadden ran with the Raiders’ first-team offense, breaking off […]