It’s rare to see a team have rookies so integral on offense and defense, but that’s what the Raiders have done by hitting on their top and midround picks in the 2019 draft.
Winners of six straight games, the Ravens are the best team in football right now.
The first draft class for Raiders general manager Mike Mayock is no group of wallflowers as the NFL’s big dance gets closer. No, they are just now rounding into form as a unit and are playing crucial roles as the Raiders make their playoff push. Sunday’s 17-10 was the latest and best example.
The spread and total were in doubt into the final minute before Kansas City secured the win as a 6-point favorite in Mexico City.
Baltimore’s impressive six-game winning streak behind QB Lamar Jackson has placed it right on the heels of favorite New England.
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.
Former NFL receiver Chad Ochocinco will host Bleacher Report’s show at the Caesars Palace sportsbook Dec. 12.
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.