Jacoby Ford explodes in Raiders win over Chiefs

The Oakland Raiders (5-4, 3-0 AFC West) came into their rivalry game with the Kansas City Chiefs (5-3, 1-1 AFC West) on a hot streak after defeating Denver and Seattle by a combined score of 92-17. A victory over the first-place Chiefs would put them just half a game behind the AFC West front-runner, and give them a 3-0 record in the division — a tie-breaker that head coach Tom Cable has said the team is focused on this season.

It didn’t start out well, but it’s all about how it ends.

The Raiders came from 10 points down, finished regulation by kicking a game-tying field goal, and finished the game with a game-winner from Sebastian Janikowski for a 23-20 victory that will go down in history as one of the greatest games played in the storied rivalry.

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November 8, 2010
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Mr. Clutch – George Blanda dead at 83

George Blanda has been reported dead at age 83. Details are not readily available as to the cause of death at the time of this writing, but it has been confirmed by the Raiders front office. Blanda, who’s career spanned four different decades, became a folk hero during the 1970 season. After being released in preseason, he came back to the Raiders to help lead the Raiders in five straight…

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September 27, 2010
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Raiders hope for a fresh start against Rams

16 years ago, this game between the Rams and the Raiders was called the battle of Los Angeles. Today, it’s a battle of ineptitude. The Raiders, trying to avoid a record eighth straight 10+ loss season, will host the Rams, trying to win their second game in the last 28 contests. Kickoff is 1:05 PM PST, Sunday at at the Coliseum.

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September 18, 2010
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