Raiders Were What We Thought They Were In 2014, Look To Rebuild For 2015The 2014 Oakland Raiders started out 0-10, but they split their last six games to finish 3-13. This was one game worse than the 2013 squad, which finished 4-12. The Silver & Black haven't had a winning season since 2002, and they haven't been to the playoffs since losing the Super Bowl that year. What's next?
McFadden Will Be Ready For Raiders' Thanksgiving Day Clash Versus CowboysRaiders running back Darren McFadden will play against Dallas on Thanksgiving Day. He has not played since straining a hamstring early in the first half against Philadelphia on Nov. 3.
Despite Tough Start, Giants Are Masters Of Stopping The RunAdrian Peterson, LeSean McCoy, Jamaal Charles and Matt Forte have all tested the Giants' front seven and come up with no more than 67 yards. Peterson had it the toughest, being limited to 28.
Giants Wilson & Rogers Go To IR, Kuhn & Brown ActivatedA disappointing 2013 season came to a premature end for New York Giants halfback David Wilson yesterday. The second year player from Virginia Tech was placed on season-ending injured reserve by the G-men, who activated running back Andre Brown from the injured list as well. Meanwhile, the Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden sat out practice with a pulled hamstring and looks unlikely to play on Sunday.
Rested Giants Host Hobbled RaidersFresh off their bye week, the New York Giants play host to the visiting Oakland Raiders at the Meadowlands this week. New York, winners of two straight games, was off this past Sunday, but lost ground in the division standings, since all of the other NFC East teams won their games.
Top 10 NFL Comeback Player CandidatesThere are a large number of high-profile players who, due to injuries or poor performance, disappointed last season. Here are 10 who are poised to return to form this year.
Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running BacksFantasy football owners want a workhorse running back who can carry an offense. Here are your top 10 options.
Rex Ryan, Jets' Run Defense Looking To Fix Things In A HurryRex Ryan can't stand the hideous number next to the Jets' defense on the list of NFL rankings. There it is, a double-digit in black and white, screaming at him unlike anything he's ever seen.
Schwartz: A Lot For Jets To Shore Up In JerseyAbout a year ago, someone finally convinced me to give “Jersey Shore” a chance. It was five minutes of my life that I’ll never get back. I kind of feel the same way about Sunday's Jets game.
Mark Sanchez Banged Up Again; Bruised Lung For Jets' Cromartie?There was no in-game snack on the sidelines for Mark Sanchez this time at the Coliseum. He was having enough trouble just trying to breathe correctly after getting hit in the face.
Jets: Effort Against McFadden's Raiders An Embarrassing, Humiliating ShockerDarren McFadden ran past, around and through the Jets unlike any back has since Rex Ryan turned New York into one of the NFL's biggest bullies after arriving two years ago.
Schwartz: Jets At Raiders PreviewUnder normal circumstances, I would pick the Jets to win this game 31-10. But with the offense without Mangold and the likelihood of Sanchez being pressured into some mistakes, I the game will be a lot closer Jets fans would hope for.