The Raiders improved to 5-4 after defeating the Los Angeles Chargers in Week 10 and are in the second wild-card spot for the AFC playoffs.
The Raiders (5-4) host the Bengals (0-9) at 1:25 p.m. Sunday at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Handicapper Chip Chirimbes breaks down Week 11 of the NFL season.
Mark Franco leads the contest with a 29-20-1 ATS record, Doug Fitz is 28-20-2 and Jay Kornegay is 27-21-2.
The representatives said they called the audible to let the media watch and videotape the workout, adding the shift was prompted “because of recent decisions made by the NFL.”
The Southern Nevada Water Authority will seek approval for a marketing and advertising partnership with the Raiders during its Thursday board meeting. The 10-year deal would cost $30 million in tax dollars.
The Lions haven’t covered their last four games, and the over is 6-3 in Detroit games this season. Dallas is 5-2-1 against the spread in its past eight road games.
If the Raiders (5-4) defeat the Bengals on Sunday and the Chargers upset the Chiefs (6-4) on Monday, the Raiders would vault into first place in the AFC West.
The NFL Draft is set to begin April 23 in Las Vegas , but its exact location has been a mystery. That will change Nov. 26.
Safety D.J. Swearinger and defensive end Dion Jordan have only been around the team for a few practices, but head coach Jon Gruden said he expects both to be active on Sunday.