The fickle nature of the NFL means not every day is going to be your best, and the four-point lead they clung to against the winless Cincinnati Bengals suggested this was far from the Raiders’ finest day.
As a corresponding roster move to get newly signed Preston Brown on the 53-man roster, the Raiders have placed wide receiver/return specialist Dwayne Harris on injured reserve with an ankle injury.
Fresh off a victory over Cincinnati, the Raiders have added a former Bengals linebacker to their roster in Preston Brown.
The Raiders have been flexed into the afternoon window for the second time this season.
The $2 billion Allegiant Stadium continues to be on time and on budget, even though completion of the cable net to support the translucent polymer roof won’t be completed until mid-December.