Anthony Davis is still recovering from his concussion and Justin Smith has a bad back, but Smith will play and no other important players will miss this important game. Seattle on the other hand has no new injuries, making both sides relatively healthy.
When the 49ers and Seahawks square off Thursday it could mean the end of one of the two’s playoff chances. While neither will be technically eliminated, the loser will essentially need to win out, which is a tough task when considering the two teams remaining schedules.
Here are five interesting moments in sports you may have missed this week.
The 2014 Oakland Raiders not only have yet to win a game this season, but they are also on pace to post the worst team rushing yards total since the NFL switched to 16-game seasons in 1978. That’s right: The Silver & Black can’t run the ball, and it’s killing their rookie quarterback’s chances to succeed.
The Oakland Raiders dropped to 0-8 on the season, dropping a 30-24 decision on the road to the Seattle Seahawks. The Silver & Black had a chance with an onside kick, but they couldn’t recover it. They were doomed in the first half by several mistakes that led to a 21-point deficit at halftime, and now the team must regroup—again.
Do the Oakland Raiders have nine bodies to spare on Halloween weekend for their game in Seattle against the defending champions? Of course not. But that’s the spooky truth the Silver & Black faces as they prepare for the Seahawks this Sunday. The Raiders are winless and will need a lot of tricks and treats to capture their first victory of the season against Seattle.
3RD HOUR–1ST SEG Headlines around the sporting world. Monday Night Football, what are the Jets thinking making Michael Vick the starter, Marshawn Lynch on the trading block? Find out all the answers here in this […]
The 0-7 Oakland Raiders travel to Seattle this weekend to take on the defending Super Bowl champions. And while the 4-3 Seahawks have already lost as many games as they did all of last year, they still are an opponent never to be taken lightly on their home field. Of course, the winless Silver & Black can’t take any team lightly these days as they look to snap a 13-game losing streak dating back to last season.
One week down, sixteen to go. If the NFL offseason hasn’t cornered the market on football hyperbole, instant reaction from week one gives it a run for the money. Every team is either undefeated or […]
As a Niner fan, it’s extremely easy to hate the Seahawks. Richard Sherman and his big mouth. Marshawn Lynch’s crooked eyes. Pete Carroll and the annoying way he chews gum. I mean they built a stadium […]
Fantasy football players are also ready to go all-in on Thursday night. Finding favorable matchups in the first game on the schedule each week gives a player a big edge going into Sunday.
I’m a big Madden fan and I’ve always appreciated what the creators have done with the game. But, I’m a bigger fan of comedy and nothing is more funny than this recent glitch discovered in Madden 15! […]