49ers Fall In 2nd Half To Give Texans 24-13 Win In Exhibition OpenerBlaine Gabbert overcame a shaky start to throw a 43-yard touchdown pass to Vance McDonald before the Houston Texans rallied in the second half against San Francisco’s reserves to beat the 49ers 24-13 on Sunday in the exhibition opener for both teams.
49ers Excited For Joint Practice With TexansThe San Francisco 49ers are looking forward to the opportunity to hit someone else.
NFL Mexican Meat Warning Must Be Hard To Digest For Raiders Returning From Mexico CityJust hours after the Raiders' Fan Fest in Mexico City, the NFL Player's Association sent out a memo warning that eating meat there can lead to positive PED tests.
Chiefs Face Texans Looking For 1st Playoff Win In 22 YearsIf the Kansas City Chiefs believe in karma or coincidence or some sort of cosmic alignment, then they should be confident their 22-year drought without a playoff victory will soon come to an end.
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Raiders Fall To Texans, 30-14The home opener for the Raiders (0-2) hardly could have gone worse as they fell behind 27-0 after three quarters.
49ers' Kaepernick Not Worried About Offense Ahead Of Final Preseason Match Vs. Houston Texans On KPIX 5
6 NFL Teams That Could Be Worse Than The RaidersNational sportswriters don't appear too bowled over by the Oakland Raider roster additions of NFL veterans LaMarr Woodley, Matt Schaub, Justin Tuck and Maurice Jones-Drew. Pundits peg the Raiders as perhaps the worst team in the league, and ESPN has Head Coach Dennis Allen rated as the worst in the NFL. The Silver and Black also compete in a division where every other squad made the playoffs last year, prompting some to say they are already out of contention this season. Really? It may take everything breaking right for Raider Nation to make a playoff appearance, but surely there are teams with less upside than Oakland. Here are a few of the potential challengers for the NFL cellar.
Raiders Reportedly Deal For Houston QB Matt SchaubThe Houston Texans were nearing a deal to trade quarterback Matt Schaub to the Oakland Raiders, a person familiar with the negotiations said Friday.
AFC Update: NFL Preseason Is In Full SwingTeams played their first preseason game this week, offering coaches and GMs their first glimpse of the strengths and weakness of their roster.
Fantasy Football: Top 12 Defenses To DraftGood rule of thumb: Wait on defenses. Here's our top 12 fantasy football defenses to draft.
AFC Update: Hall Of Fame Game Opens NFL PreseasonWith Hall of Fame Weekend having enshrined the game's former greats, and the very first preseason game of the year completed, here is the latest news from around the AFC