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Grading the Raiders vs. Patriots

Grading the Raiders vs. Patriots

How the Raiders graded out Sunday in a 16-9 loss to the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium: Passing offense Derek Carr was 21 of 34 for 174 yards and one interception _ a ball that bounced off Denarius Moore on the final drive. Getting the ball ou…
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  • The -kowskis have it, scoring every single point in the Patriot…

    The -kowskis have it, scoring every single point in the Patriots-Raiders game

    What's in a name? All the points, if you're talking Raiders-Patriots and your last name ends in -kowski. Every single point in New England's 16-9 victory against Oakland was scored by a proud player of Polish descent. Credit goes to SB Nation for spotti…
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  • Allen didn’t think Gabe Jackson held

    Allen didn’t think Gabe Jackson held

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the Oakland Raiders' 16-9 loss at New England: Allen not pleased with call: Oakland coach Dennis Allen said he did not think rookie guard Gabe Jackson was guilty of the holding penalty he …
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  • Raiders inactives include MJD, Chekwa

    Raiders inactives include MJD, Chekwa

    insidebayarea.com 12 hours ago
    Players listed as inactive for the Raiders Sunday were quarterback Matt Schaub, running back Maurice Jones-Drew, cornerback Chimdi Chekwa, linebacker Sio Moore, linebacker Nick Roach, guard Tony Bergstrom and tackle Matt McCants. Chekwa’s absence comes …
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  • Maurice Jones-Drew inactive for Week Three

    Maurice Jones-Drew inactive for Week Three

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    Raiders tailback Maurice Jones-Drew (hand) is inactive for Sunday’s game at New England, the club said this morning. This marks the second consecutive game Jones-Drew has missed with the injury. Darren McFadden is in line for the bulk of the carries aga…
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  • Report: Shane Vereen likely to play Sunday

    Report: Shane Vereen likely to play Sunday

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    The Patriots’ top pass catching back is reportedly set to play Sunday vs. Oakland. Tailback Shane Vereen, who was questionable with a shoulder injury, is “expected” to suit up against the Raiders, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported this morning. The 25-year-…
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  • Matt Schaub not with Raiders on Sunday

    Matt Schaub not with Raiders on Sunday

    If the Raiders need to turn to a quarterback other than Derek Carr on Sunday, it won’t be Matt Schaub. The team announced that Schaub will not be in New England for the game with the Patriots. Ed Werder of ESPN reports that Schaub returned home to be wi…
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  • Live postgame chat: Raiders vs. Patriots, Sunday after the game

    Live postgame chat: Raiders vs. Patriots, Sunday after the game

    insidebayarea.com ESPN.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)
    Join columnist Marcus Thompson at the final gun to discuss the outcome of the Oakland Raiders-New England Patriots showdown.
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  • Raiders' Moore out, Roach not cleared

    Raiders' Moore out, Roach not cleared

    ESPN.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)
    The struggling Oakland Raiders’ defense might be taking a big hit at the linebacker position. Outside linebacker Sio Moore was ruled out of Sunday’s game at New England on Sunday and middle linebacker Nick Roach hasn’t been cleared from a concussion he …
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  • Heading Cross Country Hard for West Coast Teams

    Heading Cross Country Hard for West Coast Teams

    nytimes.com Sep 19 (2 days ago)
    The Oakland Raiders have to deal with more than just Tom Brady and Darrelle Revis at New England on Sunday. They'll also be fighting mental fogginess and the physical effects of jetlag.
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  • Raiders fullback and match-up dilemma Marcel Reece a forgotten …

    Raiders fullback and match-up dilemma Marcel Reece a forgotten man with one rush, three receptions

    insidebayarea.com Sep 18 (3 days ago)
    Filed for print . . . Marcel Reece came in to the 2014 season with the security of a four-year contract extension and 15 pounds lighter, the better to exploit match-up issues which keep defensive coordinators up at night. New England defensive coordinat…
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  • Raiders waive seventh-round pick

    Raiders waive seventh-round pick

    The Raiders have waived defensive lineman Shelby Harris, one of the club’s seventh-round selections in May, the team said Thursday. The 23-year-old Harris did not play in Oakland’s first two games. Harris (6-2, 288) played collegiately at Illinois State…
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  • Maurice Jones-Drew back at Raiders practice

    Maurice Jones-Drew back at Raiders practice

    Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew wasn’t expected to miss much time after having surgery on his right hand on September 8 and it looks like he may wind up just missing one game. Jones-Drew was back at practice for the Raiders on Thursday, 10 days …
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  • Video - Game Balls: Patriots vs. Raiders 01:02

    Game Balls: Patriots vs. Raiders

    Sep 21
    Patriots reporter Mike Reiss' game ball goes to Julian Edelman, who had his fourth career game with 10 or more receptions. Bill Williamson's game ball goes to Raiders rookie linebacker Khalil Mack.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Raiders-Patriots Recap 02:38

    Sunday Blitz: Raiders-Patriots Recap

    Sep 21
    Jim Basquil and Merril Hoge break down the Patriots' 16-9 win over the Raiders.
  • Video - Gronk Scores In Pats' Win 00:58

    Gronk Scores In Pats' Win

    Sep 21
    Rob Gronkowski caught a 6-yard touchdown pass from Tom Brady, the lone touchdown of the game, in the Patriots' 16-9 win over the Raiders.
  • Video - Oakland Raiders postgame press conference 03:31

    Oakland Raiders postgame press conference

    Sep 21
    Oakland Raideres head coach Dennis Allen and quarterback Derek Carr react to the team's down to the wire loss on the road against the New England Patriots.

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