3yThe Raiders' defensive line could be in trouble against the Falcons, as Richard Seymour was limited in Thursday's practice with a knee injury to go along with Tommy Kelly's surprising non-participation.
3yMike Smith undefeated Atlanta Falcons aren't taking the 1-3 Raiders lightly. He told Bay Area reporters that between Darren McFadden and Carson Palmer, his team needs to gameplan for Oakland's playmakers.
3yTommy Kelly was limited in his practice on Wednesday, but he came out for Thursday's practice in sweats and did not participate.
3yThe Raiders' average a league-worst 60.8 rushing yards per game, but a few minor tweaks and a soft Week 6 opponent has one key cog thinking the team should run more.
3yRaiders head coach Dennis Allen has fond memories of working for the Falcons, but it's all business as he marches his team into Atlanta this weekend.
3yAfter suffering a concussion on September 23rd, Raiders WR Darrius Heyward-Bey participated in the team's fully-padded practice in Alameda.
3yWith just three sacks through four games - 1 12 by Matt Shaughnessy, one by Richard Seymour and 12 of one by Dave Tollefson -- the the Raiders are tied for last in the NFL with Jacksonville.
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