Oakland Raiders Wild Card Opponent Profile: Texans Are A Historically Weak Division WinnerThe Oakland Raiders are in the playoffs for the first time since the 2002 season, when they lost Super Bowl XXXVII to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Sadly, the Silver & Black won't have their starting quarterback available for the game, and perhaps their backup QB also will be unavailable. However, it may not matter much since the Raiders are playing the Houston Texans, default winner of the AFC South Division.
CBS Sports' Tony Gonzalez On Chiefs-Falcons, Packers' Playoff ChancesTony Gonzalez, 17-year NFL veteran and current CBS Sports NFL analyst, discusses Chiefs-Falcons, Texans-Packers matchups in Week 13.
Raiders Team Grades: Oakland Goes South Of Border To Top Houston 27-20With the win, Oakland (8-2) stands a full game in front of both Kansas City (7-3) and Denver (7-3) in the AFC West.
Raiders Rally From Behind To Beat Texans In Mexico CityThe Oakland Raiders had a 27-20 victory over the Houston Texans on Monday night in Mexico.
Raiders Week 11 Injury Report: Oakland Very Healthy For Its MNF Matchup Against HoustonThe Oakland Raiders are 7-2 and tied for first place among AFC West Division teams. Now, thanks to the great timing of its bye week, Oakland also is a very healthy football team as it looks to close strong in the final seven games of the NFL regular season. The Raiders haven't made the playoffs since 2002, but if the roster can stay this healthy, the Silver & Black have a great chance to make it back to meaningful January football for the first time in 14 years.
Raiders Team Headlines: Texans And Raiders Say Hello To Mexico CityThe Oakland Raiders will "host" the Houston Texans in Mexico's capital on Monday Night Football fresh off their bye week.
Is J.J. Watt Already Hall Of Fame-Bound?J.J. Watt, the NFL's best defensive player, had back surgery yesterday. It's unclear if he can return to form, or return at all.
CBS Sports’ Trent Green Looks At Texans-Pats On TNF, More Week 3 GamesTrent Green, CBS Sports analyst and longtime NFL QB, looks at Week 3 games, including a big Texans-Pats matchup on Thursday Night Football.
Thursday Night Breakdown: Patriots, Unsure At QB, Look To Top TexansUndefeated New England Patriots face an undefeated Houston Texans team looking to tee off on a quarterback who isn't Tom Brady.
Is J.J. Watt Overpaid Or Underpaid?Texans' J.J. Watt is one of the NFL's best and best paid defensive players. But it's rare that defense-first teams win Super Bowls.
Goodell Vows To Help Raiders, Chargers Get New StadiumsNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pledged Friday "to do everything possible" to help teams in Oakland and San Diego work to get new stadiums in their current markets.
Raiders Expected To Host Game In Mexico City Next SeasonThe NFL is planning to play a regular-season game in Mexico City this year, a person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press.
Team Grades: Texans Fail Playoff Test Miserably, Especially On OffenseFour first-half turnovers by quarterback Brian Hoyer didn't entirely bury the Houston Texans in their playoff home game against the Kansas City Chiefs, but it certainly didn't help, either.
Team Grades: Chiefs Dominate Texans For First Playoff Win Since Montana EraThere was no way the Kansas City Chiefs were going to blow a 20-point second-half lead in the playoffs again, and they didn't disappoint.
Injury Report: Three Key Texans Questionable For Playoff Opener Against ChiefsThe first game of the NFL's postseason kicks off in Houston on Saturday afternoon, and the host Texans have some injury questions for their game against the Kansas City Chiefs.