Oakland (1st - AFCW) at Kansas City (2nd - AFCW)

Matchup Details
Thu, Dec 8 - Arrowhead Stadium
KICK OFF - 8:25 PM ET
W/LATSHomeAwayO/U
Oakland 10-2-08-4-05-2-05-0-010-2-0
Kansas City 9-3-06-6-04-1-05-2-04-8-0
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Oakland
PPlayerStatusNotes
LBS. Calhoun
Ques Thurs
Knee
12/06/16
Calhoun has been held out of two consecutive games after he had a procedure on his knee and it is unknown if he will return against the Chiefs on Thursday.
DTD. Latham
Ques Thurs
Ankle
12/06/16
Latham was held out of the previous game due to an ankle injury and it is unclear if he will suit up Thursday against the Chiefs.
DTS. McGee
Ques Thurs
Ankle
12/06/16
McGee sat out the previous game with an injury to his ankle and it is undetermined if he will play against the Chiefs on Thursday.
LBC. James
Ques Thurs
Shoulder
12/06/16
James is dealing with a shoulder injury and it is unknown if it will restrict his availability against the Chiefs on Thursday.
OLK. Osemele
Ques Thurs
Knee
12/06/16
Osemele was confined to a limited role in practice and it is unclear if it will deter him from suiting up Thursday against the Chiefs.
SK. Joseph
Doub Thurs
Toe
12/06/16
Joseph exited the last game with an injury to his big toe and is not expected to play Thursday against the Chiefs.
LBA. Smith
Out indefinitely
Suspension
08/11/16
Smith has been suspended indefinitely for violating the league's substance abuse policy and will miss an undetermined amount of time.
DEM. Edwards
Ques Week 15
Hip
12/05/16
Edwards Jr. has been deemed as the team's player to return from injured reserve and has been moved to the IR/Designated for Return list. He is targeting a return for Week 15 against the Chargers.
CBD. Hayden
I-R
Hamstring
12/03/16
Hayden has been placed on the injured reserve with a hamstring injury.
TEL. Smith
I-R
Leg
10/05/16
Smith suffered a broken leg and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
LBB. Heeney
I-R
Ankle
10/04/16
Heeney sustained a season-ending ankle injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
LBN. Ball
I-R
Undisclosed
09/08/16
Ball is expected to miss the entire 2016 season as he has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an unspecified injury.
TEG. Holmes
I-R
Ankle
08/29/16
Holmes suffered a significant high-ankle sprain and has been placed on the season-ending injured reserve list.
Kansas City
PPlayerStatusNotes
WRJ. Maclin
Prob Thurs
Groin
12/06/16
Maclin has been held out of four consecutive games due to a groin injury but is likely to return to the lineup against the Raiders on Thursday.
DBP. Gaines
Prob Thurs
Knee
12/06/16
Gaines missed the previous game with an injury to his knee but is likely to suit up against the Raiders on Thursday.
DLD. Poe
Prob Thurs
Back
12/06/16
Poe is dealing with a back injury but is likely to participate in Thursday's game against the Raiders.
DLK. Reyes
Prob Thurs
Knee
12/06/16
Reyes is nursing a knee injury but is expected to partake in Thursday's game against the Raiders.
LBT. Hali
Ques Thurs
Knee
12/06/16
Hali was confined to a limited role in practice and it is unclear if it will restrict his availability for Thursday's game against the Raiders.
QBT. Bray
Out indefinitely
Back
08/15/16
Bray is nursing a chip fracture in his spine and there is no timetable for a return.
DLJ. Howard
I-R
Hip
12/01/16
Howard is indisposed due to a hip injury and has been placed on injured reserve.
RBJ. Charles
I-R
Knee
11/17/16
Charles underwent surgery on his left knee after already having a second surgery to repair his right knee and has been placed on the injured reserve list. Although there is a chance he could return at some point, he is likely to miss the remainder of the regular season.
OLP. Ehinger
I-R
Knee
11/01/16
Ehinger suffered a torn ACL in Week 8 and has been placed on injured reserve.
DLA. Bailey
I-R
Shoulder
10/18/16
Bailey suffered a shoulder injury and has landed on the injured reserve list.
LBJ. March
I-R
Undisclosed
10/18/16
March is dealing with an unspecified injury and has been placed on injured reserve.
FBT. Millard
I-R
Knee
09/07/16
Millard sustained a season-ending knee sprain and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
LBJ. Mauga
I-R
Shoulder
08/30/16
Mauga suffered a labral tear in his shoulder and has been placed on the season-ending injured reserve list.
NEWS

Covers Preview - Derek Carr's spirited play during the Oakland Raiders' six-game winning streak has placed the third-year quarterback in the lively discussion for NFL MVP honors. Carr has thrown seven touchdown passes over his last three games and 12 during the winning streak as the first-place Raiders head into an AFC West showdown with the host Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday night.

 
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