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The Raiders once had a defense that teams were scared of playing. This is clearly not one of those seasons. Oakland’s defense was again shredded Sunday, this time by Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints, as the Raiders fell at home 38-17. The mood of tShare Tweet
Mark Davis ‘embarrassed, disappointed’ in team’s playRaiders owner Mark Davis consented to a group interview with the media about 30 minutes after his team lost for the third straight time, 38-17 to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday at the Coliseum. Davis was cordial, candid and and passionate in answering…Share TweetMarcel Reece is listed on the Raiders roster as a fullback because, well, he has to be listed as something. Calling him a jack-of-all-trades might be a more apt description. On Sunday for the second straight game, Reece shifted into running back mode ou…Share Tweet
Late touchdown pass gives Saints 21-7 lead at halfprofootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012The Raiders kept the Saints offense in check for much of the first half, but they couldn’t get off the field in time to stop them from taking a two touchdown lead. Drew Brees hit Lance Moore with a 38-yard touchdown pass with 50 seconds to play in the sShare Tweet
Saints-Raiders underway . . .Thomas Morstead has kicked off to the Raiders Coye Francies, who takes it deep in the end zone and gets it out to the 22-yard line . . .Share TweetThree games kick off in the late afternoon slots in Week 11 and we’ve got all the inactives from all of them right here. Saints at Raiders Saints: WR Greg Camarillo, CB Corey White, RB Darren Sproles, LB Scott Shanle, T Zach Strief, DT Tyrunn Walker, DShare TweetAs reported by Jay Glazer during FOX's pregame show, New Orleans Saints running back Darren Sproles is inactive for Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders. Sproles has missed the last two games after undergoing surgery on his left hand. The versatile…Share TweetOakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain is going to jail time or a lengthy NFL suspension despite being arrested on misdemeanor assault and firearms charges for allegedly holding a gun beside a man's head and firing it into the air one year ago.Share Tweet
Previewing today’s Raiders-Saints gameAfter giving up more than 40 points in consecutive weeks for the first time in 50 years, the reeling Raiders are desperate for a victory Sunday as they host the high-powered Saints. Here’s a look at what analysts, players and fans are saying about thisShare Tweet
Sunday Blitz: Saints-Raiders RecapNov 18Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Saints' 38-17 win over the Raiders.
Saints Get Back To .500Nov 18Drew Brees threw for 319 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Saints over the Raiders 38-17.
Saints vs. Raiders highlightsNov 18New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees had 219 yards and threw three touchdowns in his Week 11 38-17 win over the Oakland Raiders.
Raiders postgame press conferenceNov 18Raiders react following game with Saints