Sports - Raiders


  • Alex Smith Helps Chiefs Rout Raiders 31-13

    By Mario Sevilla

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Andy Reid preached all week for the Kansas City Chiefs to rediscover their identity. Find the swagger that had gone missing during a three-game losing streak that put their playoff hopes in peril. They found it Full Article

  • Rams Rout The Raiders 52-0

    By Aaron Pero

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tre Mason told St. Louis Rams teammates he'd be busting some long gainers. "That's not the first time he's said that," coach Jeff Fisher said. Mason was true to his word this time, breaking free again and Full Article

  • Raiders Activate Son of Oakland Legend George Atkinson Jr.

    By Brian Shields

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have promoted running back George Atkinson III from the practice squad and placed cornerback Carlos Rogers on season-ending injured reserve. Atkinson is the son of former hard-hitting Oakland defensive back George Atkinson Jr. He Full Article

  • Raiders Snap 16-Game Skid With 24-20 Win Vs. KC

    By Mario Sevilla

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — After 368 days and 16 straight losses, the Oakland Raiders finally had something to celebrate. Rookie Derek Carr threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to James Jones with 1:42 remaining, and the Raiders got one last defensive Full Article

  • Raiders Switch To Night Practice

    By Aaron Pero

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Maybe a change in the practice schedule will shake the Oakland Raiders out of their winless slide — now at 16 games and longer than a full calendar year. With his team set to make its only appearance Full Article

  • Winless Raiders Search For Inspiration

    By Aaron Pero

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — While the Oakland Raiders stretched before the start of practice, a voice could be heard over the usual musical soundtrack on the loudspeaker. It was Al Pacino in the role of coach Tony D'Amato in the 1990s Full Article

  • Manning’s 5 TDs Lead Broncos Past Raiders

    By Aaron Pero

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Peyton Manning shook off a rare shaky start with his usual spectacular play. Manning threw five touchdown passes in less than 17 minutes and the Denver Broncos handed the Oakland Raiders their 15th straight loss, 41-17 on Full Article

  • Raiders Winless On The Season Worst Start Since ’62

    By Aaron Pero

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Carson Palmer made a triumphant return to Oakland. Palmer threw two touchdown passes in his first game against the Raiders since being dealt away following the 2012 season and the Arizona Cardinals sent Oakland to its 12th Full Article

  • Raiders Back At Work Under New Coach

    By Aaron Pero

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — With four straight losses to open the season and the head coach having already been fired, there are plenty of negatives to dwell on for the Oakland Raiders. That's why interim coach Tony Sparano decided to focus Full Article

  • Raiders Receiver Sidelined 8 weeks

    By Aaron Pero

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders' Rod Streater will miss at least the next eight weeks after being placed on the injured reserve list with a designation to return. The Raiders placed Streater on the list Thursday after he underwent Full Article

  • UPDATE: Raiders Confirm Tony Sparano Named Interim Head Coach

    By Brian Shields

    ALAMEDA (KRON) -- Former Miami Dolphins Head Coach Tony Sparano will take over the Oakland Raiders for the rest of the season. The Raiders have issued a news release announcing Sparano as the Interim Head Coach later Tuesday. “Tony Sparano Full Article

  • Report: Oakland Raiders Fire Coach Dennis Allen

    By Mario Sevilla

    OAKLAND (KRON) -- Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen survived a flurry of firings over the last 24 hours as a storm of rumors of his dismissal flooded social media. But a report on Twitter from FOX Sports' Jay Glazer Full Article

  • Raiders Nation Talking About Head Coach Dennis Allen’s Future

    By Brian Shields

    ALAMEDA (KRON) -- The eyes of the Raider Nation are on Alameda where speculation continues to swirl around the future of Head Coach Dennis Allen. The speculation of Allen's demise is getting more traction after Associated Press reporter Terry Collins Full Article

  • Sluggish Patriots Hold Off Raiders

    By Aaron Pero

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A holding penalty on Raiders offensive lineman Gabe Jackson took an Oakland touchdown off the scoreboard and allowed the New England Patriots to escape with a victory yet again. Not far from where the "Tuck Rule" knocked Full Article

  • Raiders Matt Schaub Out Against Patriots

    By Aaron Pero

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders listed backup quarterback Matt Schaub as out Sunday at New England. The team issued a release Saturday saying Schaub won't play but it's not injury related. Rookie Derek Carr won the starting job Full Article

  • Raiders Embarrassed After 0-2 Start

    By Aaron Pero

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — After an offseason overhaul that brought on board veteran players with playoff pedigrees, the Oakland Raiders were optimistic for a turnaround after back-to-back four-win seasons. After just two games, that optimism has quickly turned to frustration and Full Article