Sean Lee and rookie J.J. Wilcox forced first-half turnovers for Dallas’ revamped defense before the Oakland Raiders rallied past the Cowboys for a 19-17 victory in their exhibition opener Friday night.
Much like when they came together for training camp last summer, the San Francisco 49ers return yet again determined to take another important step this season—from Super Bowl runner-up to champion.
David Lee and rookie Harrison Barnes each scored 16 points, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Phoenix Suns 107-92 on Tuesday night to close out their preseason.
The Seahawks closed out the second perfect preseason in franchise history with a 21-3 win over the Oakland Raiders on Thursday night.
Peyton Manning was magnificent in his final regular-season tuneup Sunday, throwing his first two touchdown passes for the Denver Broncos in a 29-24 loss to the San Francisco 49ers.
Brandon Jacobs balanced himself on crutches walking through the San Francisco 49ers locker room. LaMichael James strolled through with a backpack and a smile.
John Skelton’s 3-yard toss to a wide open Anthony Sherman was part of a 17-point second quarter by Arizona and the Cardinals beat the Oakland Raiders 31-27 on Friday night.
After an impressive quarter of action in San Francisco’s preseason opener last week, Colin Kaepernick has grabbed a clear lead in the three-way competition to be the 49ers’ No. 2 quarterback behind starter Alex Smith.
When Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor was selected by the Oakland Raiders in the third round of the supplemental draft, it was pretty well understood that the former Buckeye would need a lot of work before he was ready for prime time, so to speak.
Darren McFadden picked up where he left off before a foot injury cut last season short by gaining 38 yards on Oakland’s first three plays of the exhibition season and the Raiders went on to lose to the Dallas Cowboys 3-0 Monday night.