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MJD, Roach Biggest Injury Concerns For Raiders Heading Into Week 2

Two weak spots from Week One—the running game and the defense—could struggle again in Week Two if Maurice Jones-Drew and Nick Roach can’t get healthy in time to face the Houston Texans at the Coliseum on Sunday.

09/12/2014

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Raiders Are Healthy Heading Into Week 1 Of The 2014 NFL Season

When you’re picked by everyone to finish last in your division, it’s a good thing to be heading into Week 1 of the NFL season with a healthy roster.

09/05/2014

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Raiders Sign Taiwan Jones To 3-Year Extension

The Oakland Raiders signed special teams standout Taiwan Jones to a three-year extension on Monday that keeps him under contract through 2017. Jones still had one year remaining on his rookie deal but was allowed […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/24/2014

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 24: Matt McGloin #14 of the Oakland Raiders drops back to pass against the Tennessee Titans during the second quarter at O.co Coliseum on November 24, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Oakland Left Wondering ‘What If?’ As Offense And Defense Earn Disappointing Grades

Giving up a touchdown with just ten seconds left in a four-point loss at home hurt the defensive marks, but the Raiders have to be able to score more as well on offense if they want to win consistently in the modern NFL.

11/25/2013

HOUSTON, TX- NOVEMBER 17: Matthew McGloin #14 of the Oakland Raiders completes a pass against the Houston Texans on November 17, 2013 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

McGloin, Jennings, Defense Get High Grades In Road Win Over Texans

Thrust into his first NFL start, quarterback Matt McGloin threw for three touchdowns against Houston on Sunday to lead the Raiders to their first road win of the 2013 season.

11/18/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 10: Mathias Kiwanuka #94 of the New York Giants strips the ball from Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders in the fourth quarter during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Raiders Offense Chokes In Loss Against New York Giants

The Oakland Raiders had every chance to win Sunday in New York, but the offense really struggled when it mattered most in the loss to the New York Giants.

11/11/2013

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Taiwan Jones Trying Position Switch For Raiders

NAPA, Calif. (AP) Taiwan Jones’ NFL career got off to a slow start when a variety of injuries and the inability to hold onto the ball kept him off the field for much of his […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/19/2013

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Raiders Lose Ugly To Mighty Ravens

Oakland’s 55-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens was the second straight loss for the Raiders but this game is arguably the low point of the season. Oakland was simply embarrassed by the superior Ravens and look directionless on the field.

11/12/2012

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Injuries to McFadden and Goodson Have Raiders Run Game in Question

Without running backs Darren McFadden and Mike Goodson cleared to practice, who will run the ball on Sunday at Baltimore? Carson Palmer threw the ball a career-high 61 times last Sunday, and he could break this personal record if the Raiders inept run game can’t get going.

11/08/2012

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Despite Numerous Injuries, Raiders Ready To Take On The Buccaneers

The Raiders have 16 players in the injury list while the Bucs have only four. But Tampa Bay is missing left guard Carl Nicks who is a big part of the Bucs offense. Can the Raiders defense exploit his absence?

11/03/2012

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Audio: Raiders’ Running Back Taiwan Jones Talks With Grant Napear

Rookie running back for the Raiders Taiwan Jones talks to Grant about his first performance on Sunday night which was pretty impressive against the Saints defense.

KHTK Sports 1140–08/31/2011