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Aug 15, 2014
Rotoworld
Darren McFadden rushed eight times for 27 yards and a touchdown in the Raiders' second preseason game Friday night.
Rotoworld Aug 15, 2014

McFadden scores goal-line TD against Lions - Darren McFadden (RB) Oakland Raiders

Darren McFadden rushed eight times for 27 yards and a touchdown in the Raiders' second preseason game Friday night.

Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew may be just the presence Darren McFadden needs to jump-start his career

Filed for print with additional material and notes . . . Maurice Jones-Drew might be just what Darren McFadden needs to jump-start his career. With the preseason opener coming up Friday in Minnesota, Jones-Drew looks more like the running back… Continue Reading →

Raiders first depth chart finds Marcel Reece listed as first team running back ahead of Darren McFadden

The Raiders released their first depth chart Monday in advance of their first preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings. For what it’s worth, Marcel Reece is listed as the first team running back ahead of Darren McFadden. The two have… Continue Reading →
FFToolbox.com Aug 1, 2014

Raiders RB Maurice Jones-Drew and RB Darren McFadden to share touches

Raiders head coach Dennis Allen says that Jones-Drew and McFadden are both "going to get an opportunity to play," according to the San Jose Mercury News. "Both of them want to be the starter," Allen said. "They wouldn't be good football players if they didn't want that." FANTASY ANALYSIS: As expected, Oakland's backfield is shaping up as a committee between Jones-Drew and McFadden. Ultimately, the title of starter will matter less than the type and amount of work each back receives. Jones-Drew is more suited to power running between the tackles and will probably handle goal line carries,...
FFToolbox.com Jul 30, 2014

Raiders RB Darren McFadden has the 'starting edge'

The Oakland Raiders went out this offseason looking for more running back talent and they found Maurice Jones-Drew. With two backs that are capable of starting, Darren McFadden and Jones-Drew, the Raiders have an interesting situation to play with. The most likely scenario involves both backs in a committee running scheme. Sports Illustrated's Robert Klemko has reported, "Darren McFadden has the starting edge over Jones-Drew," indicating the Raiders may favor McFadden more in certain situations, resulting in more touches. FANTASY ANALYSIS: As a fourth overall pick in the 2008 draft, many...
Silver And Black Pride Jul 28, 2014

McFadden: Raider Nation deserves my best

Darren McFadden is determined to make the most out of his one-year deal with the Raiders after having most of his tenure with the team wracked with injury and ineffectiveness. Throughout much of his time with the Oakland Raiders, running back Darren McFadden has been off the field for one reason or another. His injury list is as long as a San Jose phonebook, and it has left Raider fans disappointed and wondering what might have been for the team, which is an entirely different beast with a healthy and effective McFadden working his magic. He signed a one-year deal with Oakland in the...

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