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  • Report: Reggie McKenzie out as Raiders GM

    The Raiders have parted ways with general manager Reggie McKenzie, according to a report by NFL Network. The move comes with three games left in the Raiders' seventh season with McKenzie as their GM. NFL Network reported McKenzie was given the choice of finishing out the season as GM but declined. CBS Sports reported Sunday that McKenzie would not be retained after the season. Raiders owner Mark Davis, McKenzie and head coach Jon Gruden all declined comment on the report Sunday. "We're going to...

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  • Raiders quiet on report of McKenzie split

    Raiders officials had no interest Sunday in discussing a CBS Sports report that general manager Reggie McKenzie will not return to the team next season. The report said the Raiders will make changes to their scouting and football operations staffs this offseason as part of an organization rebuild. The Raiders beat the Steelers, 24-21, Sunday but remained tied for the worst record in the NFL at 3-10 in coach Jon Gruden's first season. Owner Mark Davis said before Sunday's game he was aware of the...

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  • Raiders beat Steelers, 24-21, on last-minute TD

    Raiders head coach Jon Gruden was asked on Wednesday about maintaining the morale of his players amid a lost season. "This is a tough league," Gruden said. "You're going to be in it for seven or eight years, you're going to have some years where you're going to have to really prove your mental toughness. But we're playing for a lot. We're in our first year. We feel like we're making some strides." What strides the Raiders are making toward the end of their first season under Gruden finally bred...

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  • Raiders QB Derek Carr compiling weighty career totals

    Amid a difficult season, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has continued to compile some notable career numbers. In the Raiders' 40-33 loss to the Chiefs on Sunday, Carr completed 29 of 38 passes, moving into second place in NFL history for most completions in a player's first five seasons. Carr has 1,670 career completions, trailing only Peyton Manning (1,749). With his 285 passing yards, Carr also passed Rich Gannon for the second-most passing yards in Raiders franchise history. Carr has 17,802...

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  • Raiders lose 40-33 shootout to Chiefs

    The Chiefs arrived in Oakland with sights set on the No. 1 seed in the AFC this season. The Raiders have a better shot at the No. 1 pick in next year's draft. Both teams made progress toward those outcomes Sunday, though the Raiders gave arguably their most inspired performance of the season. Unable to keep pace with the Chiefs' potent offense, the Raiders lost 40-33 at the Coliseum to fall to 2-10, while Kansas City became the AFC's first team to double-digit wins. With the Cardinals beating...

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  • Mahomes throws 4 TDs to lead Chiefs past Raiders 40-33

    Patrick Mahomes threw four touchdown passes Sunday to join Peyton Manning and Tom Brady as the only QBs to reach the 40 TD mark through 12 games. The Kansas City Chiefs won their first game since releasing star running back Kareem Hunt, 40-33 over the Oakland Raiders. The Chiefs...

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