ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Karl Joseph was finally living up to his first-round draft billing when a season-ending foot injury derailed all that and left a major hole in the Oakland Raiders...
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have placed safety Karl Joseph on injured reserve with a foot injury after he made the game-sealing defensive play the past two weeks.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The success for the Oakland Raiders this season has been built mostly by an efficient offense that has moved the ball as well as almost anyone to help overcome a sometimes...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — 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...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Carr and the Raiders gave their football-starved fans quite a show in their first game back in Oakland in seven weeks.
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders will be without three cornerbacks for Sunday night's game at Miami.
The Raiders said Friday that David Amerson (foot), Gareon Conley (shin) and Demetrius McCray (knee) have all been ruled out for the game against the Dolphins.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The broken leg suffered by Oakland quarterback Derek Carr forced the Raiders to shake up their offense and thrust backup Matt McGloin into the spotlight as the starter.
Veteran safety Nate Allen said it's also up to the team's defense to help pick up the slack — a theme echoed by several of his teammates all week.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have activated defensive lineman Mario Edwards Jr. from injured reserve.
The team placed linebacker Shilique Calhoun on injured reserve Friday to make room on the roster for Edwards.
Edwards injured his hip in the preseason opener in August and was placed on injured reserve before the season opener. He returned to practice earlier this month and was activated in time to play against Indianapolis on Sunday.
Michael Floyd will not play for his new team New England in the Patriots' showdown with the Denver Broncos.
Floyd was claimed off waivers on Thursday, a day after he was released by the Arizona Cardinals, and he traveled with the Patriots to Denver. Arizona released the 2012 first-round pick after he was arrested on charges of driving under the influence and failure to obey a police officer.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Raiders were missing three starters for their AFC West showdown Thursday night against the Chiefs after offensive lineman Kelechi Osemele was a late scratch due to an illness.
Rookie safety Karl Joseph had already been ruled out with a toe injury, while starting defensive tackle Stacy McGee was sidelined by an ankle injury.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders rookie safety Karl Joseph will miss the showdown with the Kansas City Chiefs with a toe injury.
Joseph left last week's win against Buffalo with the injury and was officially ruled out Wednesday for Thursday night's game in Kansas City. Nate Allen will start in his place in a showdown for the AFC West lead.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Raiders cornerback David Amerson practiced for the first time this week and is expected to play Sunday against Carolina.
Amerson was limited and spent part of Friday's workout taking reps with the Raiders' first-team defense. He is listed as questionable on the team's injury report and is likely a game-time decision, though coach Jack Del Rio sounded optimistic about Amerson's status.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Despite being on pace to set an NFL record for yards allowed, Raiders defensive coordinator Ken Norton Jr. has no plans to make any major changes.
Oakland ranks last in total defense and is 24th in points allowed heading into Sunday's game at Jacksonville. The problems have been widespread, from missed tackles to blown coverages to communication issues that have derailed the team's otherwise promising start.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Middle linebacker Cory James was so busy trying to stay on point with the rest of the Raiders defense last week that he wasn't able to fully enjoy his first NFL start.
Oakland's sixth-round pick expects to be a lot more comfortable his second time around when the Raiders play in Baltimore on Sunday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — To Derek Carr, it's time for all the critics to stop picking on the Oakland Raiders defense.
Carr threw for 249 yards and a touchdown, and the Raiders beat the Tennessee Titans 17-10 on Sunday with their defense finally coming up with some big plays.
"They won the game for us," Carr said. "That right there was a prime example of what I've seen every day in practice. That's why I kept saying what I was saying. It's hard to complete balls against them."
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — First-round draft pick Karl Joseph's debut on defense is coming three weeks later than he had hoped and maybe a few weeks earlier than the Raiders planned.
With Oakland's pass defense still stinging after back-to-back thumpings by Drew Brees and Matt Ryan, coach Jack Del Rio is open to seeing what Joseph can do.