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.
The Raiders have lost three straight games and six on the season. They’ve experienced some tough, close losses already, contests they could’ve and probably should’ve won.
DETROIT –- The Raiders have their full compliment of cornerbacks. That happened last week, when Nate Allen came off short-term injured reserve and allowed T.J.
DETROIT – The Raiders offense was one of the most productive units in the league. Quite recently, in fact.
DETROIT – The Raiders pass rush looked a little different Sunday against Detroit, their first game without Aldon Smith.