The Raiders’ star tight end was limited to just two catches on four targets New England focused its defense on shutting him down after Monday’s big game.
James White missed his second consecutive game while mourning his late father, Tyrone, who was killed the previous Sunday in a car crash.
Cam Newton and the Patriots present the Raiders with a different set of challenges heading into Sunday’s game.
This was a concern of NFL teams, that after a pandemic shut down pro football, the game would eventually pay for it in the operating room.
According to teamrankings.com, the Patriots lead the NFL after a loss since 2003 with a 42-18 ATS record (70 percent). New England is a 5½-point favorite over Las Vegas.
The Raiders have covered their past three and six of nine on the road. Their past two games have gone over the total after six of the final seven last season went under.
Since talk of relocating to Las Vegan began in 2016, the value of the Las Vegas Raiders has soared and now eclipses the $3 billion mark, according to Forbes magazine.
Miller has allowed only two pressures in 2020, good for a Pro Football Focus grade of 80.1 — 10th among offensive tackles.
The Vegas Nation crew breaks down the latest with the Raiders.
The veteran coach admits he has been hard on the rookie fourth-round lineman out of Clemson.