The Raiders are already in the playoffs, though it’s a bracket of their own creation.
ALAMEDA – Raiders safety Charles Woodson still plays at a high level, even at age 39. He remains tied for the NFL lead with five interceptions, even at age 39.
DETROIT – The Raiders have developed a habit of letting great skill players be great. Take the last two weeks for example.
Charles Woodson has been a shot in the arm for this Raiders team under coach Jack Del Rio, which you'd come to expect from a first-round talent.