The New England Patriots' defense is preparing for a bit of the unknown in Oakland rookie quarterback Derek Carr this Sunday.
After an offseason overhaul that brought on board veteran players with playoff pedigrees, the Oakland Raiders were optimistic for a turnaround after back-to-back four-win seasons.
A person familiar with the deal says the Oakland Raiders have reached an agreement to sign free agent receiver Vincent Brown.
The Raiders dropped to 0-2 with a lackluster showing in their home opener, a 30-14 loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday at O.co Coliseum. The offense had four turnovers and the defense offered little resistance as the Raiders looked every bit the worst team in the NFL as some predicted they would be.
Oakland Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew will miss the home opener against the Houston Texans with an injured right hand.