Posts Tagged ‘raiders’

TMZ: Raiders Aldon Smith Being Investigated for Domestic Incident

TMZ.com reports that Raiders Aldon Smith could find himself in big trouble again, this time with a domestic incident according to the site. Here’s the story: Oakland Raiders star Aldon Smith is being investigated for what we’re told is a domestic incident … TMZ Sports has learned. Sources tell us cops in San Francisco were […]

Raiders Give Las Vegas Stadium Authority a Proposed Lease Agreement

Raiders executives gave the Las Vegas Stadium Authority a proposed lease agreement Thursday and also told board members they are preparing for the upcoming NFL owners meetings in March in their latest pivot toward southern Nevada, Elliott Almond of Bayareanewsgroup reports. President Marc Badain and general counsel Dan Ventrelle highlighted the board’s first meeting since […]

Report: Raiders to File Relocation Papers to Move to Vegas

The Raiders will file relocation papers to move from Oakland to Las Vegas, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. After a year of planning, debate, and bold action, after many years of a sub-par stadium option in Oakland, the Raiders have made a firm decision on their future. The stunning move, one that should be […]

Raiders Clinch First Playoff Birth Since 2002 with Win Over Chargers

It’s official – for the first time in 14 seasons the Raiders will be playing football past week 17. Oakland with the 19-16 Sunday win over the San Diego Chargers on the road and with the Broncos losing at home to the Patriots have clinched a playoff birth. At 11-3 the Raiders move back into […]

Raiders Rally From Down 24-9 to Top Bills 38-24 to Improve to 10-2

Derek Carr threw for 260 yards and two touchdowns to rally the Raiders to their biggest comeback in 16 years with a 38-24 victory over the Bills on Sunday. After falling behind 24-9 following touchdowns on the first two drives of the second half for Buffalo (6-6), the Raiders (10-2) took the game over with […]

Raiders Hold Off Panthers 35-32 To Improve to 9-2 On the Season

Derek Carr came back from an injured pinkie to lead another fourth-quarter comeback and the Raiders won their fifth straight game, beating the Panthers 35-32 on Sunday. Carr threw for 315 yards and two touchdowns despite missing a series after the injury, leading the Raiders (9-2) back from an eight-point deficit in the fourth quarter […]

Raiders Handled at Home by Chiefs in 26-10 Beat Down by KC

With two weeks to stew over a lopsided loss, the Chiefs went back to basics and put together a balanced offense that allowed the running game to shine. Spencer Ware ran for a career-high 131 yards and a touchdown, Alex Smith picked apart Oakland’s struggling defense and the Kansas City Chiefs shut out Derek Carr […]

How Del Rio and the Raiders Have Become a Dangerous Team in the AFC

Five weeks into the 2016 NFL season and the Oakland Raiders have suddenly have the look of a winner. Last season the club started out 4-3, but then a three-game losing streak halted chatter of the postseason, and eventually the team ended 7-9. This season has started even better, as with Derek Carr and the […]