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Reports: Raiders acquire WR Davis from Packers

The Oakland Raiders acquired wide receiver/returner Trevor Davis from the Green Bay Packers, according to multiple reports Wednesday.The compensation for Davis has yet to be reported.Davis, 26, was a fifth-round pick of the Packers in 2016. He has one catch for 28 yards through two games this season along with

Raiders’ defense torched by Mahomes in 2nd-quarter barrage

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Adding speed to the defense to match up with Kansas City's dynamic playmakers was a priority this offseason for the Oakland Raiders.For one dizzying stretch in the second quarter the improved defense couldn't catch up, leading to four long touchdown passes by Patrick Mahomes that sent

Rice says Brown planned Patriots move: We all got played

Antonio Brown always planned to join the New England Patriots according to Jerry Rice, who said the star receiver "played" the Oakland Raiders.On the day he should have been making his Raiders debut, Brown completed a move to NFL Super Bowl champions the Patriots on Monday.Brown – who was traded

Antonio Brown unfollows Raiders, Derek Carr on Instagram amid drama

Antonio Brown has made a number of curious decisions over the past couple of months. That continued Thursday, as Brown apparently unfollowed both the Oakland Raiders and quarterback Derek Carr on Instagram while Brown was feuding with the team.On Thursday, reports emerged suggesting the Raiders would suspend Brown after the

Raiders place DT Justin Ellis on season-ending IR

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Raiders placed defensive tackle Justin Ellis on season-ending injured reserve with a knee injury Saturday and cut two undrafted players who had shined in the preseason as they reduced their roster to the 53-player limit.Ellis had been dealing with the injury for much of

Watch Antonio Brown execute perfect route during Raiders practice

Could it be?Are we finally at a point where Antonio Brown's helmet issues are behind us?Scroll to continue with contentAdWell, it's too early to tell, but at a recent Raiders practice it's clear AB has still got it, despite #HelmetGate2019.Yeah, we're ready for more of this.@derekcarrqb → @AB84— Oakland Raiders (@Raiders)

Undrafted players making big impression on Raiders

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- After winning just four games last season and holding four picks in the top two rounds of the NFL draft, the Oakland Raiders figured to have plenty of opportunities for rookies to contribute.What's a bit surprising is how many of those rookies fighting for spots in

Raiders release running back Martin, sign defensive tackle Liuget

The Oakland Raiders released running back Doug Martin for the second time this year, the team announced Sunday.Martin was placed on the Reserve/Injured List by the Raiders, who also released long snapper Andrew DePaola.Oakland signed defensive tackle Corey Liuget and linebacker Bryson Allen-Williams on Sunday.Martin led the team with 172

Rashan Gary says he’s well after leaving game against Raiders

Green Bay Packers linebacker Rashan Gary left the sidelines on the back of a cart Thursday night in Winnipeg. However, Gary says there’s no need for alarm.“I’m well, thank you for your prayers and concern!” he said on a posting to his instagram account.Gary left the game against the Oakland

Raiders rookie RB Jacobs flashes in brief preseason moment

NAPA, Calif. (AP) -- Rookie Josh Jacobs flashed in what figures to be the only series he plays in the entire preseason for the Oakland Raiders.Once the regular season starts, Jacobs could carry a much heavier load as the Raiders are hoping he can be the three-down featured back that

NFL notebook: Brown back in Raiders’ camp

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown showed up to work Monday as his search for a suitable helmet continues.Multiple outlets reported that Brown attended team meetings, although a walk-through practice apparently was canceled.His attendance came the day after Raiders general manager Mike Mayock said it was time for the All-Pro

Antonio Brown moves closer to return to practice for Raiders

NAPA, Calif. (AP) -- Antonio Brown made it through a walkthrough practice for the Oakland Raiders with no issues with his frost-bitten feet and is expected to be a full participant in practice soon for the first time this summer.Coach Jon Gruden said Saturday that he thinks Brown will be

Arbitrator rules against Antonio Brown in helmet grievance

Oakland Raiders receiver Antonio Brown lost his helmet grievance against the NFL. An arbitrator ruled against Brown on Monday, USA Today’s Mike Jones first reported.Brown, 31, filed a grievance against the league so he could wear his old helmet. The model Brown was hoping to wear was deemed unsafe by the NFL.

Raiders 14, Rams 3: What we learned in Oakland’s preseason-opener win

BOX SCOREOAKLAND -- The Raiders sat most every presumptive impact player during Saturday night's preseason opener against the L.A. Rams, an expected turn after those players received so much quality work in joint practices against the same opponent.It's safe to say that, with occasional exception, most of those featured in Oakland's only

Nathan Peterman runs and throws, Raiders beat Rams 14-3

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Nathan Peterman ran farther on one play in his first preseason game with the Oakland Raiders than he ever did with the Buffalo Bills.If it helps Peterman gain an edge in the battle to be Derek Carr's backup, he's more than happy to keep doing it.Peterman

NFL notebook: Raiders’ Brown reportedly has frostbite

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown might have come up with a new reason to miss training camp -- frostbite.The issues that are keeping the star wideout from the practice field were thought to be blisters, with Brown posting a photo on social media on Monday showing skin peeling from

Raiders honor Cliff Branch by wearing No. 21 jerseys at training camp

The Raiders honored a legend Sunday. Several players sported Cliff Branch's No. 21 jersey at practice. Branch died Saturday at 71 years old. Another No. 21 tribute by @King55Tez— Oakland Raiders (@Raiders) August 4, 2019Scroll to continue with contentAdDerek Carr in a white 21— Scott Bair (@BairNBCS) August 4, 2019Branch

Cliff Branch, Raiders legend and former All-Pro receiver, dead at 71

Legendary former Raiders wide receiver Cliff Branch died Saturday.He was 71.His cause of death was not immediately known, and the Raiders confirmed his passing in a tweet from owner Mark Davis."Cliff Branch touched the lives of generations of Raiders fans," the team said in a statement. "His loss leaves an eternal void