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Oakland Raiders

Raiders’ Obi Melifonwu’s 2-week practice window underway

The Raiders received some positive news Tuesday when rookie safety Obi Melifonwu hit the practice field for the first time in months and Oakland’s defensive coordinator Ken Norton Jr. is excited about figuring out what the second-round pick can bring to the table. “That’s a good question. It&

Raiders ‘expect’ LB NaVorro Bowman to play vs. Chiefs

The Raiders acquired middle linebacker NaVorro Bowman Monday and already expect to have the seven-year veteran on the field Thursday night when the team hosts the Chiefs, according to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Through the first six weeks, the Raiders’ defense struggled mightily at getting off

Carr, Raiders seek to halt losing skid

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — When Derek Carr arrived at Oakland training camp, he quickly tried to dampen the high expectations around the team by pointing out that the Raiders shouldn’t be considered the AFC West favorites. They hadn’t even beaten Kansas City the past two years. Heading into the first