Much of the aggressiveness of Maxx Crosby and Clelin Ferrell in the pass rush came at cost to the defense overall in the first half, as the Raiders’ run defense was so porous you wondered why the Chargers even allowed an obviously wild Philip Rivers to throw the ball at all. The good news: it was much better in the second half.
The Rams are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 regular-season games and have covered their last six road games. The Steelers are 5-1 ATS since QB Ben Roethlisberger was injured.
The Raiders showed grit and young, improving talent in rallying to beat the L.A. Chargers on Thursday night.
Coach Jon Gruden ‘worried’ about two starters in the secondary after 26-24 home win over the Chargers on Thursday
The second-year defensive end broke his foot in Sunday’s win over Detroit.