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Woody Johnson at league meeting on WFT investigation: “We’re here for football”

Are you ready for some football? Football is family. We’re here for football. The last of those three sentences could very well be the first talking point issued by the league to the various owners who face questions at the league meeting in New York about the Washington Football Team workplace investigation and email scandal. [more]

Nick Sirianni: I have the utmost faith in DC Jonathan Gannon

After Sunday’s loss to the Raiders, some of the Eagles veteran players lamented the passivity of Philadelphia’s new defensive scheme. Defensive tackle Fletcher Cox and safety Rodney McLeod each said a version of, “We just play what’s called,” after Philadelphia surrendered 442 total yards and allowed quarterback Derek Carr to complete 31-of-34 passes in the [more]

Josh Jacobs should be OK with chest contusion, Darren Waller day-to-day

The Raiders have a week to heal up with their bye after defeating the Eagles in Week Seven. Like most teams at midseason, it sounds like Las Vegas could use it. Interim head coach Rich Bisaccia said in his Monday press conference that running back Josh Jacobs has a chest contusion, but should be OK. [more]

Andy Reid: The urgency has got to be there with coaches and the locker room

After an ugly 27-3 loss to the Titans on Sunday, quarterback Patrick Mahomes told reporters that the Chiefs need to go through some adversity to build something substantial. At 3-4, the Chiefs haven’t gone through this kind of rough stretch since Mahomes became the team’s starting quarterback in 2018. And as the club enters Week [more]

Rich Bisaccia: Derek Carr has tremendous command of our offense

The Raiders were on a two-game losing streak when Jon Gruden resigned as their head coach, but his departure has not been cause for continued struggles in Las Vegas. Interim head coach Rich Bisaccia improved to 2-0 with Sunday’s 33-22 win over the Eagles and quarterback Derek Carr has been a big reason why the [more]

Fletcher Cox: Defense not what it’s been, you can’t be as aggressive

Coaching changes are followed by scheme changes and the alterations to the defense in Philadelphia don’t seem to be a hit with veteran members of the team. The Eagles are 2-5 under new head coach Nick Sirianni and new defensive coordinator Jonathan Gannon after Sunday’s 33-22 loss to the Raiders. The Raiders put up 442 [more]

Report: Josh Jacobs avoided serious chest injury

One of the few negative developments for the Raiders on Sunday was the loss of running back Josh Jacobs to a chest injury in their 33-22 win over the Eagles. Jacobs had gotten off to a strong start with 68 yards from scrimmage and a rushing touchdown in the first half, but he didn’t return [more]

Derek Carr shines, Raiders beat Eagles 33-22

Rich Bisaccia is now 2-0 as the head coach of the Raiders. The Raiders rattled off 30 straight points after falling behind 7-0 in the first quarter and then went into cruise control to finish off a 33-22 victory. The win moves the Raiders to 5-2 on the season and the Eagles will head back [more]

Eagles try onside kick, Raiders recover and extend lead to 24-7

The Eagles gave up 17 straight points to the Raiders after scoring a touchdown to open the game and they were facing the prospect of giving the ball to Las Vegas to start the second half, so head coach Nick Sirianni tried to do something to change the momentum. Jake Elliott tried an onside kick [more]

Raiders take 17-7 lead before halftime

The Raiders were trailing the Eagles before they took an offensive snap, but they were able to move back in front before the teams broke for halftime. Raiders running back Josh Jacobs bounced a run outside and took it eight yards for a touchdown with just over 90 seconds left to play in the second [more]

Miles Sanders carted to locker room

Eagles running back Miles Sanders got off to a good start in Las Vegas on Sunday, but it doesn’t look like he’ll be around to build on his early success. Sanders stayed down after being tackled by Raiders linebacker Denzel Perryman on a reception and eventually went to the sideline for an evaluation. He was [more]

Eagles jump out to 7-0 lead in Las Vegas

The Eagles’ comeback bid against the Buccaneers fell short in Week Six, but they’re going to try playing from in front against the Raiders this Sunday. Jalen Hurts hit running back Kenneth Gainwell for a 13-yard touchdown to cap the opening drive of the game and stake the road team to a 7-0 lead in [more]

Darren Waller out for Raiders against Eagles

The Raiders will be trying for their second straight win when they host the Eagles on Sunday afternoon, but their bid will come without the help of tight end Darren Waller. Waller is inactive after injuring his ankle during Friday’s practice. He wasn’t given an injury designation on Friday, but the team downgraded him to [more]

Darren Waller reportedly a game-time decision after suffering practice injury on Friday

Raiders tight end Darren Waller went from being completely good to go on the Friday injury report to suddenly downgraded to questionable on Saturday.  The fact that he had no injury status — which sent a clear message that he’s 100 percent — implied that something happened after practice on Friday, maybe even on Saturday. [more]

Darren Waller downgraded to questionable for Sunday

The Raiders had a lot of players listed on their injury report, only one initially had an injury status for Sunday’s matchup with the Eagles. But now there is a concern with one of the team’s top players. Las Vegas has downgraded tight end Darren Waller (knee/ankle) to questionable. Waller didn’t practice on Wednesday, but [more]

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