Oakland Raiders

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USC fires Kiffin after 7th loss in 11 games – UPDATE

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Southern California fired Lane Kiffin early Sunday morning, ending the coach’s tumultuous tenure a few hours after the Trojans lost 62-41 at Arizona State. USC posted a short news release on […]

09/29/2013

Former NFL offensive lineman Brian Holloway stands in front of his rural vacation home Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, in Stephentown, N.Y.  (AP Photo/Michael Hill)

6 arrests in vandalism of ex-NFL player’s NY home

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Six people were arrested Thursday on charges they were among hundreds of young partygoers who trashed a former NFL player’s vacation home, and police said more arrests were expected. The arrests […]

09/26/2013

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws a pass against the Oakland Raiders in the first quarter of an NFL football game, Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)

Manning’s 3 TDs helps Broncos beat Raiders 37-21

DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning clapped his hands four, five, six times and barked out the signals. A few seconds later, Wes Welker was all alone, cradling the quarterback’s latest touchdown pass. All part of […]

09/23/2013

Dodgers

Some Metallica members hope for more sports nights

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo sure could get used to this: a tour of sorts, with stops at the Bay Area’s professional and college sporting venues. Or even some travel to ballparks […]

05/03/2013

Raiders look to use bye week to fix problems

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) – For the Oakland Raiders, the bye is coming at just the right time. With the Raiders reeling following a 37-6 loss to Denver on Sunday that was their most lopsided in […]

10/01/2012

Steelers defense ragged in loss to Oakland

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pittsburgh Steelers will have plenty of time to think about Sunday’s stunning collapse against the Oakland Raiders. Pittsburgh heads into its bye week smarting over a 34-31 defeat in which it […]

09/24/2012