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    Jones typifies Raiders' misplays

    Oakland Raiders' James Jones fumbled the ball twice on the same play, the second one recovered by D.J. Swearinger at the Houston 3-yard line to negate a Raiders scoring opportunity.
     
    Oakland Raiders defense fails to stop Houston Texans
    Oakland Raiders struggle to stop Houston Texans  

    Raiders' Charles Woodson: 'We're not very good'
    Raiders' Charles Woodson doesn't mince words, tells reporters afterward how he really feels. 

    Thompson: How much longer has Raiders' Dennis Allen got?
    OAKLAND -- This won't be a fire Dennis Allen request. No need to kick a man while he's down.Instead, let's pose a question: After Sunday's performance, what's the reason to keep him? 

    Raiders pounded by Houston Texans in home opener 30-14
    The Houston Texans pretty much did as they pleased on offense and came up with four turnovers on defense in a 30-14 win over the Raiders on Sunday at O.co Coliseum. 

    Kawakami: Raiders' Dennis Allen in race to survive
    Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen's challenges draw parallels to Mike Nolan's run in San Francisco 49ers, veteran coach Dan Reeves says
     

    Raiders fans, Antonio Smith's 'Ninja Assassin' an ideal match
    New Oakland Raiders defensive tackle Antonio Smith and his 'Ninja Assassin' persona should fit right in with fans in the Black Hole 

    Raiders owner Davis speaks out on domestic violence
    The Ray Rice domestic violence story hit home with Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis, who has strong feelings about the issue; Raiders great Fred Biletnikoff and wife Angela, whose daughter Tracey was murdered by her boyfriend in 1999, started the Biletnikoff Foundation, which provides support to young women recovering from substance abuse and education for the prevention of domestic violence.  

    Texans bring back memories for Raiders' Derek Carr
    While David Carr took his licks in Houston, a young Derek Carr was soaking it all in. 

    Black Hole Fan Club kickoff party is Friday
    The Silver and Black club will donate 20 percent of the door take to a scholarship fund for a late Raiderette. 

    Former Raiders exec Amy Trask says NFL, Ravens mishandled Rice case
    Amy Trask, who was the Oakland Raiders' CEO from 1997-2013, says NFL still can be a leader in preventing domestic violence even after mishandling Rice incident. 

    Raiders notebook: Offense needs to produce, with or without Maurice Jones-Drew
    Oakland Raiders' running back Maurice Jones-Drew confirmed he had a 'procedure' on hand and missed practice. Darren McFadden would start if Jones-Drew can't play. 

    Raiders' Maurice Jones-Drew hopeful he can play against Texans
    Darren McFadden will be Oakland Raiders' lead running back if Jones-Drew isn't recovered from an injured right hand. 

    Raiders-Texans: Breaking down Houston
    When Oakland Raiders, Houston Texans square off Sunday, here's what the visiting Texans bring to the table. 

    NFL: What you'll be hearing about in Week 2
    Aside from the Ray Rice, Roger Goodell scandal, here are the themes that will dominate NFL discussions. 

    NFL: Week 2 Fantasy Football Fab 5
    WEEK 2: FANTASY FAB FIVEHere are five players who likely weren't on many rosters Week 1 but showed that they are worthy of consideration for inclusion on your team: Allen Hurns, Jaguars WRUndrafted rookie from Miami made spectacular debut by catching four passes for 110 yards, two touchdowns. 

    Chat transcript: Raiders vs. Texans, Sunday at 1 p.m.
    Join Carl Steward for a live chat for the Oakland Raiders' first 2014 home game against the Houston Texans. 

    Watt's visit gives Raiders chance to visualize Mack's growth
    J.J. Watt has made himself the best defender in the NFL. Khalil Mack aspires to join those ranks. 

    Raiders' Jones-Drew could miss home opener
    Hand injury suffered against Jets could keep Maurice Jones-Drew out for Texans game Sunday. 

    Raiders stand behind Carr, look for offensive answers
    New York Jets neutralized the Oakland Raiders running game early, seized the lead just before halftime and focused their sights upon Derek Carr the rest of the game. 

    Grading the Raiders' 19-14 loss to the Jets
    Here's how the Raiders graded out in a 19-14 season-opening loss to the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium 

    Raiders notebook: Oakland needed more of what Charles Woodson brought early
    Woodson's interception led to a 12-yard touchdown pass from Derek Carr to Rod Streater an a 7-3 lead in the Oakland Raiders' 19-14 loss to the New York Jets. 

    Raiders can't find a run game rhythm
    Oakland Raiders' Maurice Jones-Drew ended up with a net of 11 yards rushing on nine carries as the Raiders gained 25 yards on 15 attempts.  

    Raider quarterback debuts
    How recent quarterbacks have fared making their NFL starting debut with the Raiders: 

    Thompson: Carr gives hope, but Raiders are less than mediocre
    Derek Carr isn't enough to cure what ails Oakland Raiders  

    Raiders lose opener to New York Jets 19-14
    Oakland Raiders fall for 14th straight time in Eastern time zone; Derek Carr shows flashes in defeat. 

    Oakland: Coliseum City land scooped up for county office
    As Oakland city leaders map out their vision for a massive Coliseum City sports and entertainment complex in East Oakland, Alameda County has scooped up 11 acres of prime real estate near the heart of the site. But not to build ballparks. 

    Derek Carr, Raiders will feel the heat against New York Jets
    Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr earned the start in Sunday's season-opener with a splendid preseason effort against the Seattle Seahawks, but the pressure from the Jets is expected to be a lot more intense now that the games count. 

    Raiders rookie Derek Carr has faced bigger tests
    Derek Carr will make his first NFL start Sunday -- in New York, no less, against Rex Ryan and the Jets defense -- and it will be nothing compared to the situation he faced a year ago. 

    Raiders vs. Jets: Breaking down New York
    How New York Jets will match up against Oakland Raiders on Sunday. 

     
     
     
     
     
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    Quick Bite: The 3 B's at Buffalo in Mountain View

    With its plastic-coated menus and counter-ordering system, Buffalo strives for a super-casual atmosphere. But with high-end Wagyu beef, multiple housemade aiolis and an extensive selection of craft beers, the menu is anything but casual. 
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    Nicki Minaj says old high school doesn't want her back

    “Anaconda” rapper denied a chance to talk to students at LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts.