Why Raiders Must Fight to the Finish
The Oakland Raiders have held the lead at the half of seven games this season, but they have only won three of those games. The Raiders have crumbed in the second half, leading many to assume the coaches are doing a poor job of adjusting at halftime.
Status report: Raiders running game in flux
NEWARK, N.J. -- Darren McFadden will miss the Oakland Raiders' game Sunday at the New York Jets with an ankle injury apparently suffered in the Thanksgiving Day loss at the Dallas Cowboys. The oft-injured running back was one of seven players ruled ...
W2W4: Oakland Raiders vs. New York Jets
Ryan can't afford a loss to the Oakland Raiders (4-8). If the slumping Jets can't defend their home field against the league's worst road team, it'll put a significant dent in Ryan's bid for a 2014 return. Under Dennis Allen, the Raiders are 2-12 on ...
Raiders facing Eastern time zone issues
Then the Oakland Raiders Pro Bowl fullback tilted his head to the side like a dog who just heard a high-pitched noise. Reece had just been asked how the Raiders, with a trip to face the New York Jets on the horizon, could not let their 12-game losing ...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- As we close out the week and get you ready for the Minnesota Vikings-Baltimore Ravens game on Sunday, I've got a few items left in the notebook to pass along. This post will serve as a place to discuss a handful of odds and ends.
Vikings injury report: Ponder officially out
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- What seemed like a virtual certainty all week is now official: Matt Cassel will start at quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday in Baltimore, with Christian Ponder out for the game because of the concussion he sustained ...
Minnesota Vikings News And Links, 12/6
We're still a few days away from Minnesota Vikings football, as they'll be taking on the Baltimore Ravens in Charm City this Sunday. We'll have more coverage of that one leading up to this Sunday's action. Since the last time we brought you an Open Thread.
Vikings' pass rush has Ravens' attention heading into Sunday
There are few aspects of the Minnesota Vikings' 30th-ranked defense that jump off the game film in any particularly positive way. Veteran defensive end Jared Allen is a notable exception, along with bookend defensive end Brian Robison. They're two pass ...