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Dennis Allen has players' support

Dennis Allen has players' support

sfgate.com Updated Nov 26, 2012
Dennis Allen has players' support A week after Raiders owner Mark Davis said he was embarrassed and disappointed by his team's performance, Oakland laid another egg Sunday and lost 34-10 in Cincinnati. Bryant pointed out that defensive players underperf…
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  • Allen stays Raiders' dubious course

    Allen stays Raiders' dubious course

    sfgate.com Nov 26, 2012
    Allen stays Raiders' dubious course After the worst defensive month in Raiders history, the head coach who was hired because of his defensive mind had words but no real answers. Is that Raiders' defensive philosophy three-pronged? Allow lots of passing …
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  • Memo to blog posters: clean up your act

    Memo to blog posters: clean up your act

    insidebayarea.com Nov 26, 2012
    I just banned a user that has made a habit of crossing the line on a continual basis. This wasn’t a one-time thing. I banned a couple other users in recent weeks for doing likewise. Your participation and patronage are much appreciated. This is a wonder
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  • AFC West playoff scenarios

    AFC West playoff scenarios

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    The AFC West title comes down to this: If the Denver Broncos (8-3) win one more game or if the San Diego Chargers (4-7) lose one more, Denver will win the division. The Oakland Raiders (3-8) have already been eliminated and the Kansas City Chiefs (1-10)…
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  • Andy Dalton: I’m glad I have a teammate willing to get ejected …

    Andy Dalton: I’m glad I have a teammate willing to get ejected for me

    profootballtalk.com Nov 26, 2012
    Bengals offensive tackle Andrew Whitworth was ejected on Sunday for going after Raiders defensive end Lamarr Houston when Houston took an unnecessary shot at Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton. On Monday, Dalton said that incident showed he has just the ki…
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  • Allen says using QB Pryor has been ‘discussed’

    Allen says using QB Pryor has been ‘discussed’

    insidebayarea.com Nov 26, 2012
    In light of 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick taking the NFL by storm the past week, it seems reasonable that the Raiders might consider taking a look at second-year quarterback Terrelle Pryor at some point. Unquestioned starter Carson Palmer is way do…
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  • Faltering Raiders expect to get Darren McFadden back this week

    Faltering Raiders expect to get Darren McFadden back this week

    profootballtalk.com Nov 26, 2012
    Not much has gone right for the Raiders recently, but here’s one piece of moderately good news: Oakland running back Darren McFadden is likely to return on Sunday against the Browns after missing the last three weeks with a high ankle sprain. The San Fr
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  • Grading the Raiders off their game vs. Bengals

    Grading the Raiders off their game vs. Bengals

    Beat writer Jerry McDonald graded the Raiders based on their performance against the Cincinnati Bengals in a 34-10 loss Sunday. Here is his report card: Pass offense Carson Palmer (19-for-34, 146 yards, 1 TD, 1 interception) was under 200 yards for the …
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  • Week 12 Splash Plays: Reggie Bush and Michael Bush score at the…

    Week 12 Splash Plays: Reggie Bush and Michael Bush score at the same time

    yahoo.com Nov 26, 2012
    Bush and Bush score simultaneous touchdowns At exactly 54 seconds past 2:03 Eastern Time on Sunday, both Reggie Bush of the Miami Dolphins and Michael Bush of the Chicago Bears hit the end zone. Ray Rice's amazing fourth-and-29 conversion This might be
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  • Raiders-Bengals fight won’t result in automatic suspensions

    Raiders-Bengals fight won’t result in automatic suspensions

    Given the rules in other sports, news that players have left the bench area to join a fight creates a sense that those players will be facing automatic suspensions. In the NFL, that’s not how it works. “It’s not automatic,” NFL spokesman Greg Aiel
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  • Photo Gallery of the Raiders Loss to the Bengals Sunday

    Photo Gallery of the Raiders Loss to the Bengals Sunday

    raidersgab.com Nov 26, 2012
    Photo Gallery of the Raiders Loss to the Bengals Sunday
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: As we hit home stretch, suspense reigns in NFC playoff chase

    Nov 26
    Prelude to a diss: In the last 52 weeks, the Packers have met the Giants three times. Green Bay has allowed 35, 37 and 38 points, and an average of 419 yards a game, and nine Eli Manning touchdown passes. Time for defensive coordinator Dom Capers to fig…
  • Don Banks: Giants serve notice to league with pressure-packed win over Pac…

    Nov 26
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Sometimes I think Tom Coughlin's Giants team should come with a disclaimer label attached: "For best results, apply pressure.''