Oakland Raiders Team Grades Wild Card: Texans Cook Raiders, End Oakland's SeasonWith their 27-14 loss to the Houston Texans (10-7), Oakland (12-5) saw its season come to an end, a season that could have been so much more were not it for MVP candidate Derek Carr breaking his right fibula in the team's next to last regular season game against Indianapolis.
WATCH: Connor Cook Connects With Andre Holmes For TDThe Raiders rookie QB finally got the offense going in the fourth quarter.
Oakland Raiders Wild Card Injury Report: Cook Looks To Lead Oakland To Second RoundBefore Derek Carr broke his right fibula, the Raiders were a game in front of Kansas City for the AFC West title. Fast-forward a few weeks and it is the Chiefs sitting home and resting this weekend. That rest is something Oakland would have surely loved to have had.
Oakland Raiders Team Headlines: Playoff Raiders Need To Stick TogetherIt's been 14 seasons since the Oakland Raiders last made it to the NFL playoffs, and this 2016 roster doesn't want to waste the opportunity with a one-and-done appearance.
It's A Mix Of Familiar, Fresh Faces At QB In AFC PlayoffsThe AFC playoff field features a mix of familiar faces and fresh blood at quarterback, and this time none of them will have to fret over seeing Von Miller ready to wreck game plans and Super Bowl dreams.
Raiders Announce Connor Cook To Start Playoff Game Vs. TexansRookie Connor Cook will start for the Oakland Raiders in their wild-card game against the Houston Texans on Saturday.
REPORT: Connor Cook To Start At QB For Raiders Vs Texans In Wild Card GameCook will either be facing off against the much-maligned Brock Osweiler or third-year quarterback Tom Savage on Saturday afternoon.
Raiders Team Grades: Oakland Falls In Denver, Kansas City Captures AFC West CrownWith a win over the Broncos, Oakland (12-4) would have assured itself the AFC West title and a first-round bye in the upcoming playoffs. Instead, Oakland ended up laying an egg in the Mile High City, dropping a 24-6 contest.
Raiders Trade Up To Get Michigan State QB Connor Cook In 4th RoundRaiders general manager Reggie McKenzie traded up to select quarterback Connor Cook with the 2nd pick in the 4th round.