With Charles Woodson and Rod Woodson being notable exceptions, the Raiders have struggled getting standout play from their last line of defense.
Former Mercury News writer Pedro Gomez, a fixture on ESPN's baseball coverage, died unexpectedly Sunday at age 58.
Charles Woodson enters the Pro Football Hall of Fame on the first ballot as the product of both the Raiders and Packers, and he needed both to make it to Canton.
Coach Jon Gruden took a one-point lead with 19 seconds left over a six-point lead with two minutes to play and the Raiders paid for it. He says he'd do it again.
Marcus Mariota played better than anyone could have expected coming off the bench in place of an injured Derek Carr.
The Raiders defense took the ball away four times to ignite a one-sided AFC West win over the Denver Broncos.
Tom Brady looked as good as ever in leading Tampa Bay to a win over the Raiders in Las Vegas.
It's hard to envision the Raiders as a playoff team with the way they play defense.
The Raiders are still on the hunt for linebackers, as evidenced by a pending trade for Miami's Raekwon McMillan.
Raiders coach Jon Gruden wants his team to take some time off to educate themselves and return with ideas for social change.