Raiders tight end Lee Smith missed Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions. It was his first absence of the season, and might be the only one.
ALAMEDA – Raiders center Rodney Hudson played 40 straight games before a sprained ankle snapped the streak against the Minnesota Vikings.
ALAMEDA -– Rodney Hudson made his case to play last week against the Minnesota Vikings. He didn’t practice at all, but tried to flaunt athleticism on the eve of that Sunday game.
ALAMEDA – Raiders rookie tight end Clive Walford has been making steady progress behind the scenes.
ALAMEDA – Clive Walford entered Raiders training camp with high expectations. They were lowered some by injury.