The Raiders will be without running back Josh Jacobs and safety Johnathan Abram against the Jets on Sunday because of injuries.
The Oakland Raiders were pretty good during the ’60s. But 52 years ago a 5-year-old orphan girl beat them in a game that changed the way we watch pro football today.
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The defensive lineman said the mental anguish could have been more severe had he not readied his mind to deal with the situation.
The Raiders (6-5) committed five turnovers and 11 penalties for 141 yards against the Falcons (4-7).
Clelin Ferrell’s status is still up in the air ahead of a trip that would have kept the Raiders on the East Coast for nine days during normal years.
Raiders safety Johnathan Abram said Thursday the mistakes made on the game-winning touchdown by Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce on Sunday have been corrected.
The Raiders’ ascent to the upper echelon of the NFL rests squarely on coach Jon Gruden and general manager Mike Mayock fixing a defense that has been the team’s Achilles’ heel.
The Raiders quarterback has used everything from ‘Lava Rage’ to ‘Rihanna’ to a multitude of city names and even the name of his coach’s wife, ‘Cindy Gruden.’
The Raiders remain on target to get several defensive players back in time for Sunday night’s game against the Chiefs.