The Raiders were burned by another star player on Sunday and took a step backwards.
OAKLAND -– The Raiders didn’t start fast on Sunday, allowing the Minnesota Vikings to open the game with 13 unanswered points.
OAKLAND – Even when quarterback Derek Carr could do no wrong a few weeks back, Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio said mistakes were on the way.
OAKLAND – Two weeks ago, the Raiders possessed the NFL’s second-best run defense. It was a point of pride then, part of a defensive identity ideally formed.