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Raiders status report: Adams suffers concussion

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Raiders status report: Adams suffers concussion

OAKLAND -- Three Raiders players left Sunday's 15-0 victory over Kansas City due to injury and did not return.

Cornerback Phillip Adams suffered a concussion on a second-quarter tackle of Jamaal Charles for a three-yard loss. It was Adams' second concussion in as many weeks, as he was concussed on an interception of Cleveland's Brandon Weeden on Dec. 2.

Rookie receiver Juron Criner suffered a hip injury early and Mike Mitchell re-aggravated his neck injury.

"He was actually cleared to go back in the game," said Raiders coach Dennis Allen. "I just chose not to put him back in the game."

Receiver/punt returner Denarius Moore left for a spell in the second half with leg cramps, but returned.

The next Primetime? Carr receives compliment after imitating Neon Deion

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The next Primetime? Carr receives compliment after imitating Neon Deion

Watch out Jalen Richard. You have some competition for your punt returning job.

Okay, not really.

But quarterback Derek Carr got in on the action Tuesday. In a video posted by the Raiders on Twitter, Carr fielded a punt and ran it back to the endzone for a touchdown.

He proceeded to do Deion Sanders' touchdown dance and that elicited a response from the Pro Football Hall of Famer.

"That's 1 of the many reasons why I gots mad love for @derekcarrqb he is the #Truth," Sanders wrote in a quote tweet.

Carr has yet to respond.

Raiders place two on Non-Football Injury List

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Raiders place two on Non-Football Injury List

The Raiders placed two players on the Non-Football Injury List, the team announced on Tuesday.

Linebacker Ben Heeney and tight end Cooper Helfet both count against the 90-man roster.

The Raiders' first team practice of training camp is scheduled for Saturdya.

Heeney was selected in the 5th round of the 2015 draft out of Kansas.

After appearing in 15 games a rookie, he saw action in just four games last season.

Over 23 games for the Seahawks in 2014 and 2015, Helfet caught 25 passes for 315 yards and two touchdowns.

He spent time on the Raiders' practice squad last season.