• Bowman set to make debut for Raiders vs. Chiefs

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Linebacker NaVorro Bowman is active for his debut with the Oakland Raiders just three days after signing with the team.

  • Raiders look to right ship in showdown vs. 1st-place Chiefs

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — When Derek Carr arrived at Oakland training camp, he quickly tried to dampen the high expectations around the team by pointing out that the Raiders shouldn’t be considered the AFC West favorites. They hadn’t even beaten Kansas City the past two years.

  • Rookie WR Williams contributes to Chargers’ turnaround win

    COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Mike Williams only got 10 snaps in his debut with the Los Angeles Chargers, and he caught just one pass. The first-round pick from Clemson still savored his first chance to be on an NFL field.

  • NaVorro Bowman signs 1-year deal with Raiders

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — NaVorro Bowman will make a short move following his release last week from the San Francisco 49ers, signing a $3 million, one-year contract with the Oakland Raiders on Monday.

  • Turner’s 3-run homer in 9th gives Dodgers 4-1 win over Cubs

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Turner savored every last stride as he followed in Kirk Gibson’s famous footsteps at Dodger Stadium.

  • Chargers use late kick by Nick Novak to beat Raiders 17-16

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The records for the Los Angeles Chargers and Oakland Raiders are the same after six games. Their moods couldn’t be much different, and that reflects the way these teams arrived at 2-4.

  • Raiders promote LB Shilique Calhoun to active roster

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have promoted linebacker Shilique Calhoun from the practice squad to the active roster.

  • Raiders still planning to host Chargers after smoke concerns

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Raiders are still planning to host the Los Angeles Chargers in Oakland on Sunday despite concerns about poor air quality resulting from wildfires in California’s wine country.

  • Weary Californians try to find all that’s lost as fires rage

    SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A fifth day of desperate firefighting in California wine country brought a glimmer of hope Friday as crews battling the flames reported their first progress toward containing the massive blazes, and hundreds more firefighters poured in to join the effort.

  • Chargers’ Joey Bosa still growing 1 year into NFL career

    COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Joey Bosa made his NFL debut almost exactly one year ago in dynamic fashion, getting two sacks for the Chargers against the Raiders.