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Oakland Raiders running back Taiwan Jones (22) sits on the bench after an AFC Wild Card NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Oakland Raiders, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, in Houston. The Houston Texans won 27-14. less Oakland Raiders running back Taiwan Jones (22) sits on the bench after an AFC Wild Card NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Oakland Raiders, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, in Houston. The Houston ... more Photo: Eric Gay, AP Houston Texans outside linebacker Wh..

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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..
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 ..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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 ..
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..
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..
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..
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 ..
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..
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 ..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
The 2017 NFL postseason gets underway this weekend with Raiders-Texans kicking off the action. It won’t be the Derek Carr-Tom Savage matchup we were all expecting, but it’s almost ..
The Raiders and Texans are set to square off on Saturday in a rematch of an earlier meeting that Oakland won in Mexico City. Of course, that was back when Derek Carr was healthy an..
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..
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..
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..
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..
The Oakland Raiders will start rookie quarterback Connor Cook on Saturday in their wild-card playoff game against the Houston Texans. Oakland coach Jack Del Rio announced the decis..
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..
The Oakland Raiders and Houston Texans will kick off the NFL playoffs on Saturday at 4:35 p.m. ET. It's a battle between a third-string quarterback making his first career NFL star..
HOUSTON (AP) Two weeks ago, the Oakland Raiders were heading for the playoffs with MVP candidate Derek Carr at quarterback. Now they’re down to rookie third-string quarterback Conn..
Quarterback Connor Cook drew his first NFL start against the No. 1 defense in yards allowed, which resulted in a poor offensive output for the Raiders. Oakland converted its first ..
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..