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Darren McFadden

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 1: Geno Smith #7, Matt Simms #5 and Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets stand with New York Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg during their game against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Raiders, Jets Both Nursing Many Wounds As They Prepare To Face Off Sunday

The Oakland Raiders have some injury issues at running back, and the New York Jets have some health concerns at wide receiver — and both teams might just want to get through their next four games as fast as possible.

12/06/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 1: Geno Smith #7, Matt Simms #5 and Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets stand with New York Jets offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg during their game against the Miami Dolphins at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

The Mess That Is The Jets Still Dangerous At Home For A Weary Raiders Squad

The New York Jets may be 5-7 on the year and looking dysfunctional again, but they’re still tough beat at home where the Oakland Raiders will travel this weekend for a Week 14 matchup.

12/03/2013

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 24: Rashad Jennings #27 of the Oakland Raiders carries the ball against the Tennessee Titans during the second quarter at O.co Coliseum on November 24, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

McFadden May Be Back, But Jennings Will Start For Oakland On Thanksgiving

Both teams are mostly healthy, but there are some concerns here and there for each squad in a short week of rest and recovery from the previous game.

11/28/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 24: Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys looks to the bench for the call in the final minutes of the game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium on November 24, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.The Dallas Cowboys defeated the New York Giants 24-21. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Beatable Cowboys Next For Raiders On Thanksgiving Day

The 6-5 Dallas Cowboys lead the NFC East division, but they do so almost by default. Even with their 4-7 record, the Oakland Raiders can beat the Cowboys on Thanksgiving Day in Dallas.

11/26/2013

HOUSTON, TX- NOVEMBER 17: Matthew McGloin #14 of the Oakland Raiders drops in the pocket against the Houston Texans on November 17, 2013 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas. Raiders won 28 to 23.(Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

McGloin Will Start Sunday For Raiders Even As Pryor Returns To Practice This Week

Terrelle Pryor’s knee injury is getting better, but Oakland will stick with Matt McGloin at quarterback for Sunday’s home game against Tennessee.

11/22/2013

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 20: Running back Arian Foster #23 of the Houston Texans stretches prio to the start of the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on October 20, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Raiders Take On A Very Wounded Texans Team This Weekend

The Oakland Raiders had nine players on the official NFL injury report this week, but that’s nothing compared to the 18 players listed by their Week 11 opponents.

11/15/2013

Oakland Raiders vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Raiders Confirm McFadden To Miss Game In New York

Oakland Raiders running back Rashad Jennings was speaking to a group of local high school students earlier this week when the conversation turned to the importance of being prepared when opportunities in life arise.

11/08/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - OCTOBER 27: Quarterback Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants calls a plat at the line against the Philadelphia Eagles in the second half during a game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Giants defeated the Eagles 15-7. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Raiders, Giants Both Banged Up For Week 10 Showdown In Big Apple

Oakland and New York take the field Sunday with a lot of injury questions and concerns, as both teams fight to keep their slim playoff hopes alive.

11/08/2013

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 03: An Oakland Raiders fan reacts to a play against the Philadelphia Eagles on November 3, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Eagles won 49-20. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Raiders Beat Early-Season Expectations, Could Jump Ranks In Second Half

Some local “experts” had gone as far as to predict an 0-16 season for Oakland, so the Raiders aren’t so bad after all.

11/06/2013

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 27: Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders is tackled by William Gay #22 of the Pittsburgh Steelers at O.co Coliseum on October 27, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

With Vick Out, Pryor And McFadden Look To Put Raiders Offense On Display

It was announced on Monday that Michael Vick was already ruled out for the Raiders game against the Eagles in Week 9. Chip Kelly was expected to bring in an explosive new offensive scheme that would send the Eagles soaring, but injuries have caused a dive bomb and the Raiders are looking to take advantage.

10/30/2013

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