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Road gets tougher for 5-1 Arizona Cardinals

Arizona Cardinals middle linebacker Larry Foote (50) is congratulated by Arizona Cardinals cornerback Jerraud Powers (25) and defensive end Kareem Martin, left rear, after sacking Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. The Cardinals won 24-13. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals are 5-1 for the first time in 38 years. After a victory at winless Oakland, the team sits alone atop the NFC West, with a two-game cushion in the loss column over San Francisco and Seattle.

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Raiders plagued by 3rd-down defensive woes

Oakland Raiders interim head coach Tony Sparano gestures from the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — As if the Oakland Raiders’ defensive problems weren’t bad enough, another injury will force them to use a third-stringer at strong safety.

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Palmer leads Cardinals past Raiders 24-13

Oakland Raiders interim head coach Tony Sparano gestures from the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — There have been plenty of low points in a decade of losing for the Oakland Raiders.

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Tuck, Reece out for Raiders vs. Cardinals

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Defensive end Justin Tuck and fullback Marcel Reece will miss the Oakland Raiders game against the Arizona Cardinals.

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This Date In Baseball

1910 — Philadelphia’s Jack Coombs, on one day of rest, had a complete-game victory to beat the Chicago Cubs 12-5 and give the Athletics a 3-0 lead in the World Series. Coombs also had three hits and drove in three runs in the game.

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