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4 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter
Brown, 25, spent his two NFL seasons with the San Diego Chargers. He caught 60 passes for 801 yards and three touchdowns combined in 2011 and 2013.
8 hrs ago | Silver And Black Pride
Those are the words that Charles Woodson used after the game and it really is just that simple. They suck.
8 hrs ago | NFLSpinZone
Aug 7, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers wide receiver Vincent Brown warms-up before the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports Former San Diego Chargers WR Vincent Brown has worked out for the Oakland Raiders and things went well during the workout and he could be offered a contract, per Adam Caplan .
9 hrs ago | Silver And Black Pride
The Broncos sped to a 21-10 halftime lead before the Chiefs converted every third down to make the Broncos sweat. Maybe this time the undefeated-if-sputtering Broncos are in an ideal state as they prepare to play the Seattle Seahawks .
13 hrs ago | Corn Nation
Nebraska improved to 3-0 and took care of a little detail that stuck in Pelini's craw last week. That is, NU failed to stomp on McNeese State's throat when the Cowboys were on the ropes late in the second quarter.
18 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle
When it was almost over, Arian Foster sat by himself on the Texans' bench, his shoulder pads flat on the grass and only a sleeveless undershirt covering the top of his beaten frame. When it mattered, Foster was in chipped-and-scratched battle gear, wearing worn-out white, red and blue better than he has in nearly two years.
With California suffering through a heatwave of epic proportions, state authorities encourage everybody to avoid using major appliances until the evening, lest we force power outages from an overworked electrical grid. It would appear, though, that a massive power outage occurred in the city of Oakland on Sunday afternoon - at least for the guys wearing Silver and Black.
Defensive end J.J. Watt caught a touchdown pass and Arian Foster posted his 27th career 100-yard rushing performance as visiting Houston trounced Oakland. Foster carried 28 times for 138 yards and a score while Ryan Fitzpatrick completed 14-of-19 passes for 139 yards and two TDs for the Texans , who halted their seven-game road losing streak and matched their win total for the entire 2013 season.
A: It's disappointing. I don't know what else to say about it. Coming into the season we felt a lot better about where we were at that point.
September 14, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Houston Texans running back Arian Foster is tackled by Oakland Raiders free safety Charles Woodson during the first quarter at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Charles Woodson has decided to end his Hall of Fame career in the place it all started with the Oakland Raiders, hopeful that he would be able to help guide the struggling franchise back to the promised land before hanging up his cleats for good.
Oakland Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew will miss the home opener against the Houston Texans with an injured right hand. Jones-Drew did not practice all week but was listed as questionable for Sunday's game.
The difference between 2-0 and 1-1 is worth more than just one game. Well, not technically, but a team's odds at making the playoffs increases dramatically with a 2-0 record.
Aug 22, 2014; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is tackled by Oakland Raiders linebacker Nick Roach and defensive end LaMarr Woodley after getting a pass away in the 1st quarter at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen and defensive coordinator Jason Tarver will have to gameplan without their starting middle linebacker for the second straight week to start the 2014 NFL season as Nick Roach was named one of the Raiders inactives on Sunday afternoon after failing to clear the concussion protocol required to play.
While 2014 is supposed to be the season that the Raiders see some progress, their first game against the Jet s would suggest otherwise. The quickest way to improve a team is through the draft.
Getting to see the San Francisco 49ers and the Oakland Raiders play in person can be an experience in itself. The 49ers have moved into new digs, Levi's Stadium, in Santa Clara.
When he was signed to a brand new team in the offseason for the first time in his career, Matt Schaub was looking forward to a new chapter. The Oakland Raiders ' quarterback was excited to bring some credibility to a franchise yearning for a high-caliber starter to steer them into the right direction.
Of course, there is time for Allen to save his Raiders' coaching career, but not a lot of it. Maybe weeks.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 06:32 pm
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