The Oakland Raiders picked up their second straight win on Thursday evening towards the Los Angeles Chargers in an AFC West showdown. Los Angeles then has its bye week. The Raiders improved somewhat in week eight, permitting 279 yards to the Texans however had their problems last week in opposition to Detroit as they gave up 406 yards via the air. I anticipate the nice instances for Rivers to continue on Thursday night time.
Oakland has been decent in particular teams as nicely. Operating back Josh Jacobs scored the sport-successful landing to put the Raiders up 26-24 with just over a minute left. With other backs who can catch passes and contribute, we are seeing a productive backfield in Oakland for the first time in years.
Bosa leads the group with 13.5 tackles for loss: Melvin Ingram Jr. (20 tackles, fumble recovery) has 5.5 whereas Uchenna Nwosu (27 tackles, pressured fumble) and Desmond King II (35 tackles, pressured fumble, fumble recovery) every have 4.5 tackles for loss this season.
Sling Orange includes Monday night time games on ESPN. Los Angeles is on a two-recreation profitable streak. Virtually as stunning as these groups nonetheless having a shot at the playoffs, is the fact that this is a matchup of two of the better offenses within the NFL. Then again, groups that would run the ball had super success throw the ball.
Is Isabela Moner in a relationship are 6-1 ATS of their final 7 video games in opposition to Oakland. He has been sacked 16 times, losing eighty four yards within the process, this season. Teamer, Michael Davis and Kyzir White (25 tackles, move protection) each have one. Few groups have moved the ball better than Oakland this season.
Ekeler additionally performed a task within the Chargers win on Thursday, albeit a a lot smaller one than Gordon. The Raiders receiver did not get the revenge match he hoped for in opposition to his former group on Thursday evening. Also, need to give props to the Raiders' pass rush for placing fixed stress on Rivers.
It was one other disappointing day for the Chargers' No. 1 wideout, who now has simply 154 yards over his past three video games, by no means clearing 61 within the course of. The Chargers, meanwhile, improved to four-5 after beating the Green Bay Packers 26-11 at residence to safe a second consecutive win.
Watch this week's game live as part of our TNF coverage of the 2019 NFL season. Here is how cord cutters can catch all of the NFL fun Sunday - as well as the remainder of the NFL games this season on Monday and Thursday nights. The first, a ten-play, 76-yard campaign, came on the heels of Los Angeles' second landing drive in a row, with Oakland trailing for the first time all game, 14-10, with three minutes until halftime.