The victory by Miami (5-11) cost an MGM Resorts bettor two $100,000 five-team money line parlays that would’ve paid a total of $200,000. The gambler won the other four legs.
Two years and nine months after NFL owners approved the relocation of the Raiders to Southern Nevada, the team played its final game as an Oakland franchise on Sunday.
The future becomes a primary source of interest, specifically how close the team that fell to Denver 16-15 will be to the NFL’s better teams upon arriving in Las Vegas.
Despite a play stoppage for an injured security guard, the Raiders were able to score a touchdown on their final drive. But then they didn’t successfully complete their two-point conversion.
The 49ers won the NFC West and a No. 1 seed in the playoffs with a 26-21 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night when Jacob Hollister was stopped by rookie linebacker Dre Greenlaw on fourth-and-goal just inches short of the end zone.
Alec Ingold being denied a touchdown and Erik Harris being penalized for unnecessary roughness earned Jon Gruden’s ire.
The last two spots on the schedule were filled out based on the final standings.
NFL releases order of the first 20 picks in April’s draft in Las Vegas.
“He’s going to be a good quarterback in this league — a great quarterback in this league,” Raiders safety Erik Harris said.
Coach Jon Gruden insists he was unaware of what was going on in the other games despite the impact those results could have had on his team’s postseason chances.