3yThe Raiders will reportedly take their second look in a month at Pro Bowler and former Cal star Andre Carter, according to a national report.
3yIf the NFL and its 32 owners, including Jed York and Mark Davis, want to brag ceaselessly about having the best of everything for your ridiculously overpriced entertainment dollar, why are they so willing to replace the best of the best, at the drop of a dollar bill?
3yIt looked like Carson Palmer could have hit Darren McFadden for a touchdown just prior to halftime; Raiders had to settle for a field goal.
3yThe Raiders' defense allowed 452 yards of total offense to the Dolphins that included 172 yards on the ground to Reggie Bush in Oakland's Week 2 loss in Miami.
3yPutting in a new West Coast Offense with a zone-blocking scheme would promote growing pains. But did you see the Raiders, with a healthy Darren McFadden, struggling this mightily to get their running game going?
3yTwo games into the Raiders' return to the zone-blocking scheme and a West Coast offense under OC Greg Knapp, Darren McFadden has all of 54 rushing yards, after going for 22 yards on 11 carries Sunday.
3yThe Raiders took a 10-7 lead into halftime, but came out of the break and couldn't keep up with Reggie Bush, who rushed for 172 yards and two touchdowns to drop Oakland to 0-2 under Dennis Allen.
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