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Sat Jan 07 19:01:44 EST 2017 | SFgate
Raiders running back Latavius Murray (28) warms up before the first half of an AFC Wild Card NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Oakland Raiders, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) less Raiders running back Latavius Murray (28) warms up before the first half of an AFC Wild Card NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Oakland Raiders, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, in Houston. (AP ... more Photo: Eric Gay, Associated Press Numbers of the day 30 There’s ..

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It wasn’t supposed to end this way. It was just a few weeks ago that a Super Bowl berth—a storybook ending to their return to relevance—was within reach for the Raiders. Teams can ..
Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Connor Cook will make his first career NFL start in Saturday's wild-card playoff game against the Houston Texans, coach Jack Del Rio announced We..
The Oakland Raiders announced that Connor Cook will start Saturday’s wild-card game against the Houston Texans, becoming the first QB to make his first career start in th..
Cook has yet to start a game in his NFL career, which means the Saturday’s matchup against the Houston Texans will mark the rookie quarterback’s first. Notably, Cook is the first q..
HOUSTON — Brock Osweiler finally looked like the player Houston spent $72 million on, throwing for a touchdown and running for another to lead the Texans to a 27-14 wild-card playo..
The NFL wild-card round opens in Houston’s NRG Stadium on Saturday afternoon, between the quarterback-deficient Texans and the even-more quarterback-deficient Raiders. Of course, f..
The Oakland Raiders announced Wednesday that Connor Cook would remain the starting quarterback for the team's Wild Card matchup against the Houston Texans, per Scott Bair of C..
The Oakland Raiders are going with rookie Connor Cook at quarterback in their wild-card game against the Texans. Watch the Raiders Wild Card game Saturday on ABC7! Pre-game coverag..
Connor Cook's first NFL start could not have gone much worse. The Raiders rookie quarterback struggled in Saturday's AFC wild-card playoff game against the Texans, throwing th..
Raider Nation are you ready? The Oakland Raiders will be facing off against the Houston Texans in their first playoff game since 2002 this Saturday. ABC7 News' Wayne Freedman will ..
The fifth-seeded Oakland Raiders meet the fourth-seeded Houston Texans, AFC South champions, in an AFC wild card game as the NFL Playoffs begin on Saturday, January ..
The Oakland Raiders (12-4) return to the postseason for the first time in 14 years was supposed to be treated with more hope and fanfare. They had an MVP candidate in quarterback D..
Jan 7 (The Sports Xchange) - The Houston Texans, behind a defense that smothered rookie Oakland quarterback Connor Cook throughout, cruised to a 27-14 victory over the Raiders in a..
Oakland coach Jack Del Rio announced the decision in a conference call with reporters in Houston on Wednesday. Cook has played 30 snaps in his NFL career, all in Week 17, when he r..
HOUSTON – They harassed him, they puzzled him, they intercepted him, and the Houston Texans’ defense dominated the Oakland Raiders and rookie quarterback Connor Cook. Oakland snapp..
HOUSTON – They harassed him, they puzzled him, they intercepted him, and the Houston Texans’ defense smothered the Oakland Raiders and rookie quarterback Connor Cook. Oakland snapp..
When the Oakland Raiders ended Connor Cook's draft tumble in April, neither the franchise leaders nor the quarterback likely envisioned themselves in their present situation. A fou..
Adjusting to the speed of the NFL is a challenge for any rookie, but Oakland Raiders quarterback Connor Cook must feel as if he triple-clicked the fast-forward button. After watchi..
HOUSTON — The backup was healthy enough to dress, but the Oakland Raiders kept him on the sideline. With starting quarterback Derek Carr injured indefinitely with a broken leg, the..
Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Connor Cook is expected to get his first start in this weekend's AFC Wild Card playoff matchup against the Houston Texans, reports NFL.com's Ian ..
HOUSTON -- The Houston Texans had earned their standing as the top-ranked defense in the NFL, competing against quarterbacks that ran the gamut from exceptional to ineffective. Oak..
Here is everything you need to know about the Oakland Raiders Wild Card Opponent, the Houston Texans. The regular season has come and gone, and with it, a new sun has risen on..
Connor Cook is making his first career NFL start on one of the biggest stages, and the Houston Texans’ Jadeveon Clowney made sure to give the Oakland Raiders’ rookie QB a rude welc..
Connor Cook’s first pass attempt as a starting quarterback for the Raiders—which also happened to be his first pass attempt in an NFL playoff game—was supposed to be a quick, relat..
Punt, punt, punt, punt, punt, punt, punt, punt. After the Oakland Raiders cut into an early Houston Texans lead to make Saturday’s AFC wild-card a three-point game, Connor Coo..
The Houston Texans are 18-2 straight up and 14-5-1 against the spread in their last 20 games as a betting favorite. The Texans will try to pick up their 11straight win as a favorit..
AFC: Raiders (12-4) at Texans (9-7), 4:35 TV: ABC, ESPN Line/OU: Texans by 4; 37 Quick, name the starting QBs in the first game of the weekend. Answer: Connor Cook and Brock Osweil..
Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler will start on Saturday in Houston's AFC wild-card matchup against the Oakland Raiders, head coach Bill O'Brien announced Tuesday. Backup Tom Savag..
HOUSTON, TX - DECEMBER 18: Brock Osweiler #17 of the Houston Texans looks to pass against the Jacksonville Jaguars in the first quarter at NRG Stadium on December 18, 2016 in Houst..
The 2017 NFL postseason will open up on Saturday afternoon with a Wild Card round matchup between the Oakland Raiders (12-4) and Houston Texans. (9-7) These two AFC teams have had ..
The Oakland Raiders didn't want rookie quarterback Connor Cook to start Saturday's playoff game -- the team's first since 2002. That job belonged to Derek Carr. And then it belonge..
Brock Osweiler finally looked like the player Houston spent $72 million on, throwing for a touchdown and running for another to lead the Texans to a 27-14 wild-card playoff win ove..
Jan 7, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Oakland Raiders wide receiver Andre Holmes (18) is tackled by Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph (24) during the fourth quarter of the AFC Wi..
Welcome to the NFL, rookie! Your first start: An AFC wild card game, on the road against the top ranked Houston Texans defense — good luck! This is what Connor Cook is up against a..
HOUSTON -- Brock Osweiler finally looked like the player Houston spent $72 million on, throwing for a touchdown and running for another to lead the Texans to a 27-14 wild-card play..