Archive for the ‘Oakland Raiders’ Category

Klay Thompson to donate $1,000 per point to North Bay wildfire relief efforts

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson is pledging funds to North Bay wildfire relief efforts. Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson pledged Friday to donate $1,000 for every point he scores over the next three home games to assist in Northern California wildfire relief efforts. In a video posted to Twitter Friday afternoon, Thompson announced his pledge to help those affected by the deadly wildfires.

Super Bowl rematch doesn’t have a real super look

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

The rematch of the Super Bowl with a historic finish doesn't have much of a super look right now. The Patriots are 4-2 and have not cruised in any game, mainly because of a leaky defense. "Well, I mean those games, they live with you the rest of your life — the wins and the losses," Brady says.

NFL-Raiders’ Lynch suspended one game for pushing official

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch has been suspended for one game after pushing an official and grabbing his jersey during their home win over the Kansas City Chiefs, the NFL said in a statement on Friday. Lynch ran from the sideline and onto the field during the second quarter after Raiders quarterback Derek Carr took a hit from Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters at the end of a play. After pushing the official, Lynch was ejected from the game and will have to sit out next Sunday's matchup against Buffalo unless he successfully appeals the league's decision.

Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch suspended one game

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Marshawn Lynch of the Oakland Raiders has been suspended without pay for one game for unsportsmanlike conduct in Thursday night's game against the Kansas City Chiefs. NFL Vice President of Football Operations Jon Runyan issued the suspension for a violation of Rule 12, Section 3, which states that "There shall be no unsportsmanlike conduct.

Marshawn Lynch suspended one game by NFL

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Maybe Marshawn Lynch can watch the Oakland Raiders’ next game from the stands too. It was no surprise when the NFL gave him a one-game suspension on Friday evening for unsportsmanlike conduct. Marshawn Lynch suspended 1 game for unsportsmanlike conduct.

Marshawn Lynch ejected for shoving an official during Chiefs-Raiders scuffle

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Marshawn Lynch was ejected from the Raiders’ game against the Chiefs after making contact with an official. The Chiefs and Raiders got into a scuffle after three Chiefs defenders landed on Derek Carr after the play was clearly over. The Raiders’ offensive line immediately came to Carr’s defense, starting the altercation. Lynch got involved, and when a referee tried to separate them, Lynch wasn’t having it. Lynch wasn’t in the game for the actual play and came on to the field, seemingly to just get both sides to stop. He likely wanted to protect his quarterback, but also get Marcus Peters out of the scrum, who he has been a mentor to over the years. Wofford posted video of Lynch as he entered

Donald Penn: I don’t think Marshawn (Lynch) knew he was scuffling with referee until ‘too late’

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Oakland Raiders offensive tackle Donald Penn talks about their win over the Kansas City Chiefs and what he believes happened with the Marshawn Lynch situation.

Casserly: NaVorro Bowman ‘added confidence’ to Raiders’ defense

Friday, October 20th, 2017

NFL Network's Charley Casserly discusses the impact of Oakland Raiders linebacker NaVorro Bowman in Week 7 against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Marshawn Lynch had fans on BART train chanting ‘F*** the Chiefs’ after TNF win

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Marshawn Lynch took in the Raiders' thrilling Thursday Night Football win against the Chiefs from the stands after he was ejected for shoving an official. Then he took public transportation home, like the hometown hero he is. Marshawn was with fellow Oakland native Marcus Peters, a cornerback for the Chiefs. Oakland fans let Peters know what they thought of that, and Lynch ate it up. I wish so badly that I was on this train hahahahaha. There is only one Marshawn Lynch; may he play forever. (h/t SB Nation Chiefs blog and legendary KC institution Arrowhead Pride)

Instant Playbook: Three plays that explain how Raiders beat Chiefs

Friday, October 20th, 2017

NFL Network's Brian Baldinger goes to the tape and shows you three plays that helped the Oakland Raiders defeat the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 7 of NFL action.