Raiders rally to beat Chargers

More Sports / Football Nov 8, 2019

Raiders rally to beat Chargers

Derek Carr engineered another late winning drive. Karl Joseph delivered the sealing defensive play. It may not have come easy, but the Oakland Raiders managed to pull out another dramatic victory that has put them squarely in the AFC playoff race. Josh Jacobs scored on an ...

Hall of Fame cornerback Willie Brown dies at 78

More Sports / Football Oct 24, 2019

Hall of Fame cornerback Willie Brown dies at 78

Willie Brown established the bump-and-run style of defense the Raiders used for decades, provided the iconic play in Oakland's first Super Bowl title, and impacted nearly every player who suited up for the team over the past half-century. Brown was the consummate Raider. The Hall of ...

Raiders trade cornerback Gareon Conley to Texans

More Sports / Football Oct 22, 2019

Raiders trade cornerback Gareon Conley to Texans

The Oakland Raiders have traded 2017 first-round cornerback Gareon Conley to the Houston Texans for a 2020 third-round pick. Coach Jon Gruden announced the deal Monday, calling it a difficult decision. The Athletic first reported the trade. Conley is the third former first-round pick traded away ...

Raiders legendary wideout Branch dead at 71

More Sports / Football Aug 6, 2019

Raiders legendary wideout Branch dead at 71

Cliff Branch, one of the Raiders' career-leading wide receivers who won three Super Bowls in 14 seasons with the franchise, has died. He was 71. Branch was found dead Saturday in a hotel room in Bullhead City, Arizona, the city's police department said. It said ...

More Sports / Football Dec 29, 2018

Raiders great Warren Wells dies at 76

Former Oakland Raiders star wide receiver Warren Wells died Thursday, the team announced. Wells, who was 76, died from congestive heart failure in Beaumont, Texas, according to the San Jose (Calif.) Mercury News. The team posted on its Twitter account: "The Raiders mourn the passing of ...

More Sports / Football Jul 6, 2018

Raiders' Gareon Conley sues rape accuser: TMZ Sports

Oakland Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley has filed a lawsuit against the woman who accused him of raping her in 2017, according to a report from TMZ Sports on Thursday. Conley's suit states the woman is liable for "malicious criminal prosecution" after her allegations damaged his ...