This is the November 23, 2012 news archive. View today's Raiders rumors and news.
Visiting ex-coach Jackson haunts Raiders
Visiting ex-coach Jackson haunts Raiders CINCINNATI - Hue Jackson is a proud man, and some would say his self-confidence is a full-blown swagger, but he is passing on the sound bites and taking the high road this week. Fired after one 8-8 season as head…Upvote Share Tweet
The Raiders will be without Nos. 1 and 2 running backs Darren McFadden and Mike Goodson and defensive tackle Richard Seymour for the third straight game. All three missed practice Friday before being declared out for Sunday’s game against the CincinnatiUpvote Share Tweet
The Giants, the Chargers, and the Ravens: Answers to Readers' Questionsnytimes.com Updated Nov 23, 2012Judy Battista, the N.F.L. reporter for The Times, answers questions from readers.Upvote Share Tweet
Patience is the prescription in OaklandESPN.com Updated Nov 23, 2012The Oakland Raiders have done a good job of becoming a modern NFL franchise in the past year. They must continue that trend, and that means owner Mark Davis needs to continue to stay in the background and allow the men he chose to run the football opera…Upvote Share Tweet
Vic Tafur's NFL picks against the spreadVic Tafur's NFL picks against the spread Vic Tafur's NFL picks against the spread Jim Harbaugh loves to be the center of attention and now he's done it, apparently benching an injured, productive Alex Smith after a great performance by Colin Kaepernick.…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL's safety rules affect defense mostNFL's safety rules affect defense most NFL defensive players can't hit high anymore, or lead with their helmet ... but a running back can lower his head and bulldoze a defensive player. NFL defensive players can't touch the facemask of an offensive play…Upvote Share TweetRaiders' Moore, Palmer try to connect The Raiders defense isn't the only thing regressing. Palmer has targeted his No. 1 receiver 25 times in the three straight losses and completed only nine of those passes for 165 yards and one touchdown. Moore leads …Upvote Share Tweet
'Playbook': Oakland Raiders vs. Cincinnati BengalsNov 23The "Playbook" crew debates whether the Oakland Raiders will be able to avoid mistakes against the Cincinnati Bengals and if the Bengals ground game can get going on Sunday.
Peter King: League should, and will, revisit excessive penalty that cost L…Nov 23This column is traditionally a look ahead to a good story angle in a Sunday or Monday game, but this week I'm throwing a changeup. I want to look at a dumb rule that needs to be changed. You know it, I know it, the league knows it ... and there's little…