• Raiders cruise to victory over Jaguars in Hall of Fame game

    11 days ago - By CBC

    The Las Vegas Raiders gave coach Josh McDaniels a successful homecoming in his debut on their sideline. Josh Jacobs, rookie Zamir White and Austin Walter ran well on a rain-soaked field and the Raiders routed Jacksonville 27-11 in the Hall of Fame game Thursday night, spoiling coach Doug Pederson's first game with the Jaguars.
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  • Raiders HC Josh McDaniels Explains RB Josh Jacobs Decision

    Raiders HC Josh McDaniels Explains RB Josh Jacobs Decision

    11 days ago - By NESN

    One of the most noteworthy events from Thursday's Hall of Fame Game was the presence of Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs, who saw a handful of touches in the meaningless affair (five carries for 30 yards, two receptions for 14 yards).
    Head coach Josh McDaniels opted to play Jacobs, despite the team resting several key starters, including quarterback Derek Carr, wide receiver Davante Adams, and tight end Darren Waller.
    McDaniels explained the decision , saying, “I always think it's good for backs to carry the ball in the preseason. There's a lot of things that happen when you're...
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