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McFadden, Ford, and Moore miss practice Wednesday

Steve Corkran of 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 […]


After taking a major blow this past Sunday in the fourth quarter all signs point that Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey will be alright. Heyward-Bey was taken off the field on a stretcher during a fourth-quarter neck/head injury. Raiders coach Hue Jackson confirmed after Sunday’s win that  Heyward-Bey has full use of his extremities and […]

Darrius Heyward-Bey Wasn’t Benched Says Jackson

Darrius Heyward-Bey didn’t see as much action most would have expected in the loss to the Broncos. He did not catch a pass in the game, and it would make one think that he had been benched for some reason. According to Vittorio Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle, Raiders coach Hue Jackson attributed it […]

Raiders Need To Take The Next Step, To Get Back On Track

Raiders now are on the verge of developing a new touch of strategy to place them right back on track. The detrimental loss may have not been what was expected prior to the game by most analysis and fans. But the Chiefs are an AFC rival and they were out for revenge, especially the desire […]

Oakland Raiders: Will Carson Palmer Be The Starter For The Silver and Black Come Sunday?

Looks like for the Oakland Raiders will start quarterback Carson Palmer under center Sunday, as reported Adam Schefter of ESPN. The team traded a first-round pick in 2012 and a second-round pick in 2013 for the former Bengals quarterback Wednesday, and the Raiders are placing him to work right away. Palmer only has a few […]

WR Darrius Heyward-Bey Back On The Field Injury Free

Darrius Heyward-Bey is back in action for the Oakland Raiders, after the former first-round draft pick missed the first nine practices with an undisclosed injury, he worked his way into the fold on Monday and now he could see time in the preseason opener Thursday. According to Jerry McDonald of the Contra Costa Times, it’s […]

Darrius Heyward-Bey Needs to Have a Big 2011

The San Francisco Chronicle reports that new Raiders coach Hue Jackson thinks former first-round pick Darrius Heyward-Bey needs to step up in 2011. Raiders head coach Hue Jackson didn’t hesitate to say on Friday that wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey needs to step up in 2011. “There’s no question,” Jackson said. “As I said we need […]

The Oakland Raiders Have What It Takes To Win The AFC West

Just as the Kansas City Chiefs emerged as AFC West Champions for the first time since 2003, the Oakland Raiders became the first team in NFL history to sweep their division and miss the playoffs.  Both clubs are equipped with young talent, veteran leadership and drive from the coaching staff, but will also have to keep a […]