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Raiders vs Chiefs Week Eight Capsule

OAKLAND RAIDERS (2-4) AT KANSAS CITY CHIEFS (1-5)

SERIES

  RAIDERS CHIEFS
SERIES LEADER   53-48-2
STREAKS 6 of past 9  
COACHES VS. OPP. Allen: 0-0 Crennel: 2-2
LAST WEEK W 26-23 (OT) vs. Jaguars Bye (Wk. 6: L 38-10 at Buccaneers)
LAST GAME 12/24/11: Raiders 16 at Chiefs 13 (OT). Oakland WR Denarius Moore catches 61-yard TD pass from QB Carson Palmer & K Sebastian Janikowski kicks game-winning FG in OT.
LAST GAME AT SITE 12/24/11
BROADCAST CBS (3:05 PM CT): Kevin Harlan, Solomon Wilcots. Dial Global Radio: Kevin Kugler, Mark Malone. SIRIUS: 94 (Oak.), 93 (KC). XM: 226 (KC).

STATS

PASSING Palmer: 148-241-1,732-7-4-86.0 Quinn: 24-40-212-0-2-53.3
RUSHING McFadden: 103-324-3.1-2 Charles: 115-591 (2C)-5.1-2
RECEIVING Myers (TE): 28-334-11.9-0 Bowe: 34-427-12.6-3
OFFENSE 350.0 378.7 (3C)
TAKE/GIVE -2 -15
DEFENSE 356.8 349.5
SACKS Shaughnessy: 2.5 Houston: 6
INTs 3 tied: 1 Flowers: 2
PUNTING Lechler: 48.2 Colquitt: 45.9
KICKING Janikowski: 51 (9/9 PAT; 14/15 FG) Succop: 42 (9/9 PAT; 11/12 FG)

NOTES

RAIDERS: Aim for 6th consecutive win at Arrowhead…In 6 starts vs. AFC West (w/Raiders), QB CARSON PALMER has 1,784 passing yards (297.3 avg. per game) with 9 TDs & 91.2 rating. In past 2, Palmer is averaging 325.5 pass yards per game (651). Palmer (174) needs TD pass to reach 175 career. Is 3-2 as starter vs. KC…In 2 career games at KC, RB DARREN MC FADDEN averages 6 yards per carry (33 att., 199 yards). Raiders are 8-2 when he has 100+ rush yards…WR DARRIUS HEYWARD-BEY averages 18.1 yards per catch vs. KC. Had season-best 85 rec. yards last week. WR DENARIUS MOORE had 4 rec. for 94 yards (23.5 avg.) with TD in last game at KC. Moore (941) needs 59 rec. yards to reach 1,000 career. For career, avg. 17.4 yards per catch (54 rec., 941 yards)…TE BRANDON MYERS had career-high 7 rec. last week…DE LAMARR HOUSTON had 8 tackles, sack & FF in Week 7…Rookie LB MILES BURRIS posted 1st sack of career last week…DT TOMMY KELLY has 6 career sacks vs. Chiefs, most against any opponent…S MICHAEL HUFF has 4 career INTs vs. KC, most vs. any team…Since entering NFL in 2000, K SEBASTIAN JANIKOWSKI leads NFL w/ 38 FGs of 50+ yards…CHIEFS: QB MATT CASSEL tied career-best with 4 TD passes vs. Raiders on 12/14/08 (w/ NE). QB BRADY QUINN made 1st start since 12/20/09 (w/Cle.) last game…KC averages AFC-best 164 rush yards per game in ’12…In past 3, RB JAMAAL CHARLES is averaging 5.8 yards per carry vs. Raiders (42 att., 243 yards). Averages NFL-best 119.3 scrimmage yards per game in ’12 (591 rush; 125 rec.)…WR DWAYNE BOWE has 48 catches for 698 rec. yards against Oak., most vs. any opponent. Bowe (39) needs TD rec. to become 5th player in club history with 40 career…LB JUSTIN HOUSTON posted 1st INT of career last week. LB TAMBA HALI has 6 career sacks vs. Raiders. Has 4 sacks in past 3…CB BRANDON FLOWERS tied career-best with 2 INTs, incl. 58-yard INT-return TD vs. Raiders on 10/23/11. CB STANFORD ROUTT spent 7 seasons (2005-11) with Oak…S ERIC BERRY had career-high 2 sacks vs. Oak. on 11/7/10…LB DERRICK JOHNSON leads club with 50 tackles.


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