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NFL: San Diego 26, Oakland 13

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Ryan Mathews ran for 99 yards with a touchdown Sunday, helping the San Diego Chargers remain in playoff contention with a 26-13 victory over Oakland.

NFL: Oakland 21, Pittsburgh 18

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Terrelle Pryor reeled off a 93-yard touchdown run on the game's first play from scrimmage Sunday and the Oakland Raiders went on to down Pittsburgh 21-18.

NFL: Oakland 27, San Diego 17

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Oakland's Terrelle Pryor came back from a concussion that sidelined him last week to throw two touchdown passes in the Raiders' 27-17 win over San Diego Sunday.

NFL: Oakland 19, Jacksonville 9

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Darren McFadden ran for 129 yards on 19 carries and Sebastian Janikowski booted four field goals Sunday in the Oakland Raiders' 19-9 win over Jacksonville.

NFL: Oakland 15, Kansas City 0

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 16 (UPI) -- The Oakland Raiders rode Sebastian Janikowski's five field goals to a 15-0 blanking of Kansas City Sunday.

NFL: Tampa Bay 42, Oakland 32

OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Doug Martin ran for 251 yards and scored four touchdowns Sunday, helping the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hang on for a 42-32 victory over Oakland.

NFL: Oakland 26, Kansas City 16

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Oakland's Carson Palmer threw two touchdown passes Sunday in the Raiders' second straight win, a 26-16 verdict over Kansas City.

NFL: Atlanta 23, Oakland 20

ATLANTA, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Matt Bryant's 55-yard field goal with 1 second remaining Sunday boosted the undefeated Atlanta Falcons to a 23-20 victory over Oakland.

NFL: Denver 37, Oakland 6

DENVER, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Peyton Manning turned in his most impressive performance since joining Denver Sunday, hurling three touchdowns in the Broncos' 37-6 rout of Oakland.

NFL: Oakland 34, Pittsburgh 31

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Sebastian Janikowski's 43-yard field goal on the final play of the game Sunday gave the Oakland Raiders a 34-31 victory over Pittsburgh.

NFL: San Diego 22, Oakland 6

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Nate Kaeding's five field goals and a series of Oakland mistakes Monday combined to propel the San Diego Chargers past the Raiders 22-6.

NFL: Oakland 31, Detroit 20

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Terrelle Pryor threw two TD passes to Juron Criner and added a rushing score Saturday in the Oakland Raiders' 31-20 pre-season win over Detroit.

NFL: Oakland 24, Cleveland 17

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 16 (UPI) -- A 101-yard kickoff return by Jacoby Ford and a touchdown pass by punter Shane Lechler Sunday lifted Oakland to a 24-17 victory over Cleveland.

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Foster practices for Texans

Foster practices for Texans

HOUSTON, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Arian Foster, the defending NFL rushing champion who has played in just one of the Houston Texans' three games this season, returned to practice Wednesday.
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Arkansas tailback Darren McFadden (5), who carried for 145 yards against Auburn, including a 63-yard dash for a touchdown, is brought down by Auburn defensive tackle Sen'Derrick Marks in the first quarter at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Al., October 7, 2006. Unranked Arkansas defeated second-ranked Auburn 27-10. (UPI Photo/John Dickerson)..
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Darren G."Run DMC" McFadden (born August 27, 1987 in North Little Rock, Arkansas) is an American football running back who currently plays for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Arkansas from 2005 to 2007. McFadden was drafted fourth overall by the Oakland Raiders in the 2008 NFL Draft.

McFadden graduated from Oak Grove High School in North Little Rock. A widely touted recruit, he chose to attend University of Arkansas He was a two-time member of the Associated Press All-America team as a tailback for the Razorbacks in 2006 and 2007. In 2006, he became the first sophomore to win the Doak Walker Award, the award honoring the nation's top collegiate running back. He joined Ricky Williams as only the second two-time winner after taking home the award again in 2007. McFadden also won the 2007 Walter Camp Award as the nation's best player and was also the runner-up for the Heisman Trophy two years in a row in 2006 and 2007.

McFadden performed well at Indianapolis, Indiana's NFL Scouting Combine, and after being drafted, he eventually signed a contract worth $60 million with the Raiders, including $27 million in guaranteed money. Although he played infrequently as a rookie, receiving only 113 carries, fans and members of the media still praised McFadden's talents and abilities.

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