Injury Report: Raiders Ready To Defend Black Hole When Chiefs Come To TownOne win away from getting back to .500, the Raiders will have as close to a full roster as it gets in the NFL when the surging Chiefs travel to the East Bay.
Team Grades: Vikings Expose Raiders, Adrian Peterson Rushes For Season-High 203 YardsWith a chance to snap a two-game skid, the Raiders couldn't get anything going on either side of the football when the Vikings invaded the O.co Coliseum in Week 10 of the 2015 NFL season.
NFL Week 10 Injury Report: Raiders Look To Snap Vikings 4-Game Win StreakHealthy and ready to go, the Raiders will try and put and end to the Vikings momentum by snapping their 4-game win streak.
Team Grades: Raiders Give Jets A Taste Of Their Own MedicineComing in as three-point favorites, the Jets got a dose of their own medicine, losing to a Raiders team that relied heavily on defense and a bruising rushing attack.
Injury Report: Raiders' Running Backs A Liability Against Chargers In Week 7With no offensive balance to speak of heading into Sunday's clash against the Chargers, it appears that all the pressure will once again fall on the shoulders of Derek Carr, as the Raiders' NFL Week 7 injury report indicates that first and second-string halfbacks will be slowed by injury.
Raiders Rushing Game Crucial Against Chargers In Week 7With the Chargers biggest deficiency being found on their inability to stop the rush, the Raiders must pound the rock in order to pull off the upset when these hated AFC West rivals collide in Week 7.
Raiders RB Latavius Murray’s Health Key To Oakland's Success In 2015If there was one player whose health would be instrumental in the Oakland Raiders success this season, it would have to be running back Latavius Murray, who must provide this offense with more balance going forward.
Raiders Run Game Goes Missing In 2nd Straight LossAfter playing a major role in Oakland's first back-to-back wins in three years with 204 yards rushing and two touchdowns against Baltimore and Cleveland, Latavius Murray and the running game have been grounded the past two weeks.
Raiders Were What We Thought They Were In 2014, Look To Rebuild For 2015The 2014 Oakland Raiders started out 0-10, but they split their last six games to finish 3-13. This was one game worse than the 2013 squad, which finished 4-12. The Silver & Black haven't had a winning season since 2002, and they haven't been to the playoffs since losing the Super Bowl that year. What's next?
Team Grades: Raiders Struggle At Mile High In 2014 FinaleThe 2014 Oakland Raiders season ended on Sunday in Denver at Sports Authority Field at Mile High with a 47-14 loss to the Broncos. The Raiders just struggled in almost every facet of the game as they lost their eighth road game of the season and their 11th overall dating back to 2013.
Daily Madden: Raiders Show Growth As Season Nears End
Team Grades: Once Again, Raiders Prove Coliseum Is No Easy Place To WinThe Oakland Raiders improved to 3-12 on the season with a 26-24 win over the Buffalo Bills at the Coliseum on Sunday. That's three straight wins at home for the Silver & Black if you're keeping track at home, and it's also the third consecutive victory at home over a team that had playoff aspirations still. Yes, these 2014 Raiders may have found the secret formula to defending their home turf—finally.
Opponent Profile: Bills Defense Among League's BestConsider that the Buffalo Bills have gone consecutive weeks holding both Peyton Manning and Aaron Rodgers without a touchdown pass, and you will understand the formidable challenge that defense presents for the Oakland Raiders offense next Sunday. Yes, it could get ugly for rookie quarterback Derek Carr.
Team Grades: Rough Third Quarter Dooms Raiders In Kansas CityTrailing by just four points in the third quarter, the Oakland Raiders gave up three touchdowns in less than five minutes and lost to the Kansas City Chiefs by a 31-13 score. It wasn't a good road effort for the Silver & Black, as they drop to 2-12 on the season.
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.