Opponent Profile: Chiefs Want Revenge And A Playoff SpotThe Oakland Raiders broke their 16-game losing streak last month against the Kansas City Chiefs at the Coliseum, but now the Silver & Black go to Arrowhead Stadium in Missouri for the rematch. The Chiefs have lost three in a row, and they are on the verge of playoff elimination—they might blame the Raiders for that, so there's going to be some nasty waiting for Oakland this weekend.
Daily Madden: Raiders Execute Basics To Cherish First VictorySo how did the Raiders beat the Kansas City Chiefs to get in the win column for the first time this season?
Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Jamaal Charles, Chiefs Defense And Andre HolmesHead coach Andy Reid won’t let his team let up against the Raiders and blow an opportunity for a victory, and quarterback Alex Smith is too smart to take any opponent lightly.
Opponent Profile: Chiefs Hot At the Wrong Time For The RaidersThe Kansas City Chiefs have been playing pretty well lately, as evidenced by their win over the Seattle Seahawks last weekend. Now, they get to the play the first of two games remaining on their schedule against the hapless Oakland Raiders, and if the Silver & Black want to win their first game in more than a year, they'll need to be at their "best"—whatever that is.
Team Grades: Raiders Can't Sustain Strong Start Against BroncosThe Oakland Raiders are 0-9 this season, and the Silver & Black have now lost their last 15 games dating back to the 2013 season. Is there any win in sight? Not as long as the defense continues to stink...and the offense continues to struggle. No one is really doubting the effort of the 2014 Raiders, but the results just aren't there.
Daily Madden: ‘The Patriots Aren’t Your Father’s Patriots’The Patriots are playing in Kansas City and some people are starting to say Tom Brady has lost it, his age is showing and that it could be the beginning of the end.
Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running Backs To DraftQuarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season's top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there's usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.
Jamaal Charles Will Be Another Huge Part Of The Chiefs' Offense In 2014Running back Jamaal Charles has become a veritable workhorse for the Kansas City Chiefs, and it is not surprising since he's one of the best backs in the entire NFL. With a new contract extension in place, the Chiefs hope for another great season out of Charles, and they're likely going to get one.
Chiefs Might Be Getting Healthy Again At Just The Right TimeInjuries slowed down the Kansas City Chiefs in the second half of the NFL season, but now they are much healthier as the playoffs approach.
Chiefs Prepare To Face Colts In PlayoffsJust two weeks ago, the Kansas City Chiefs lost at home to the Indianapolis Colts in a game that sealed the AFC West team's postseason fate. Can they flip that outcome on the road in the playoffs?
Early And Late Mistakes Doom Raiders To Loss Against ChiefsFrom the opening kickoff, the Oakland Raiders couldn't match up with the Kansas City Chiefs, and mistakes in all phases cost the Silver and Black any chance at a win -- or good grades in this week's performance evaluation.
Kansas City Chiefs: A Formidable Foe For Feeble Oakland RaidersWith the Oakland Raiders season spiraling into dark depths, the Kansas City Chiefs come to town looking to move up in the AFC playoff standings.