The mantra of many NFL teams these days might be, "OK, things might be bad, but at least we're not the New York Jets."
Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden will play in Thursday's Thanksgiving Day matchup against the Dallas Cowboys after missing the team's last three games with a hamstring injury.
Tony Romo threw for 225 yards and a score, while DeMarco Murray joined elite company with his career-best three-touchdown performance, as Dallas took down Oakland, 31-24.
Alameda, CA (Sports Network) - Oakland Raiders offensive tackle Jared Veldheer was activated from injured reserve-designated to return Wednesday, with the fourth-year pro expected to make his season debut in the team's Thanksgiving Day matchup at Dallas.
Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden has been listed as questionable for Thursday's game against the Dallas Cowboys.
Families come together on Thanksgiving to share turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and all sorts of delicious treats. They also have the luxury of digesting their bloated carcases by watching football.
Ryan Fitzpatrick found Kendall Wright for a 10-yard touchdown in the final 10 seconds of the fourt quarter, lifting Tennessee to a 23-19 victory over Oakland on Sunday.
The Oakland Raiders won't have a pair of key offensive players available for Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans, with the team ruling out both wide receiver Denarius Moore and running back Darren McFadden on the final injury report.
If the Tennessee Titans had their choice of destinations for a Week 12 road trip, they'd be calling for another go-round with the New York Jets.
The Oakland Raiders have placed cornerback D.J. Hayden on injured reserve.
Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen confirmed Wednesday that rookie Matt McGloin will draw a second consecutive start at quarterback when his team hosts the Tennessee Titans this Sunday.
Thomas Howard, a linebacker who played five seasons for the Oakland Raiders and who was cut by the Atlanta Falcons last week, died in a car accident early Monday morning on a highway in California, according to reports.
Matt McGloin threw for 197 yards and three touchdowns in his first NFL start, and the Oakland defense came up with a late goal-line stand as the Raiders held off the reeling Houston Texans, 28-23, at Reliant Stadium.
Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor could miss Sunday's game against the Houston Texans if his sprained right knee doesn't feel better by Saturday.
Expected to have head coach Gary Kubiak back on the sidelines, the Houston Texans try to snap the longest losing streak in franchise history this Sunday when they host an Oakland Raiders club that has not won on the road in over a year.
The Oakland Raiders re-signed defensive lineman Brian Sanford on Wednesday.
Former BYU star and NFL tight end Todd Christensen died Wednesday morning. He was 57 years old.
Terrell Thomas' interception thwarted an Oakland drive and set up the go-ahead touchdown, as the New York Giants came from behind for a 24-20 victory over the Raiders at MetLife Stadium.
Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden will be inactive for Sunday's game against the New York Giants due to a recurrence of a previous hamstring injury.
The first step in getting out of a hole is to stop digging.