It took rookie operating again Josh Jacobs nearly all the recreation to go away his mark on the Raiders’ 26-24 victory over the Chargers on “Thursday Night time Soccer.” That second, nonetheless, could not have been larger.
His workforce trailing by 4 factors with simply over a minute to play, Jacobs took a third-and-short handoff up the center, navigated his well past a number of LA defenders and raced into the tip zone for a go-ahead landing. The 18-yard scamper was Jacobs’ longest run of the evening after he gained simply 53 yards on his first 15 carries.
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Oakland missed the extra-point try, nonetheless, which meant that the Chargers wanted only a area aim to win after getting the ball again. Philip Rivers, who was pissed off all evening by Oakland’s protection, left a cross hanging that was intercepted by Karl Joseph.
Rivers entered Thursday having had loads of success in opposition to the Raiders (a career-best 18 wins), however on this evening his efficiency was uninspiring: 17-for-31 passing, 207 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions.
In what may very well be the Raiders’ last prime-time recreation in Oakland, the house workforce (5-Four) stored itself within the AFC playoff hunt with the win.
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Chargers vs. Raiders stay updates, highlights
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Last: Raiders 26, Chargers 24
11:32 p.m.: Rivers goes deep proper on third down and his cross is intercepted by Karl Joseph. Raiders will run out the clock with 37 seconds remaining. Raiders 26, Chargers 24.
11:27 p.m.: Oakland bats Rivers’ cross down on fourth down however a defensive holding provides Los Angeles a recent set of downs.
11:21 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN, RAIDERS. Josh Jacobs plunges up the intestine and goes in for an 18-yard rating on third all the way down to take the lead with 1:02 remaining. Raiders 26, Chargers 24.
11:15 p.m.: The Raiders are on the Chargers 40 because the clock strikes the two-minute warning. Oakland must get in the long run zone.
11:08 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN, CHARGERS. Rivers hits Ekeler throughout the center and he will get into the tip zone for the landing to take the lead with Four:02 left. Chargers 24, Raiders 20.
10:52 p.m.: Carr is introduced down on third down and Oakland has to punt after reaching Chargers territory.
Third quarter: Raiders 20, Chargers 17
10:43 p.m.: FIELD GOAL, CHARGERS. The Chargers use two large performs to maneuver into the purple zone however they need to accept a 27-yard area aim. Raiders 20, Chargers 17.
10:39 p.m.: The Raiders transfer the ball 21 yards earlier than being compelled to punt.
10:32 p.m.: Los Angeles’ second drive of the half is a three-and-out.
10:26 p.m.: Carlson’s 53-yard try is not any good and the Raiders are unable to push their result in two possessions.
10:20 p.m.: The Raiders again up the Chargers and power three-and-out. Oakland ought to have good area place.
10:14 p.m.: FIELD GOAL, RAIDERS. Carr’s third-down try to the tip zone is off the mark and Carlson hits a 22-yarder to place the Raiders up six. Raiders 20, Chargers 14.
10:08 p.m.: Raiders obtain the second-half kickoff and can get issues began on their very own 27.
Halftime: Raiders 17, Chargers 14
First downs: Chargers 16, Raiders 6
Complete yards: Chargers 185, Raiders 100
Passing yards: Chargers 80, Raiders 78
Dashing yards: Chargers 105, Raiders 22
Penalties: Chargers Four-35, Raiders Eight-77
Turnovers: Raiders zero, Chargers 2
Time of possession: Chargers 19:01, Raiders 10:59
9:46 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN, RAIDERS. Carr dumps it off to Alec Ingold within the flat and he lunges his approach into the tip zone. Raiders 17, Chargers 14.
9:41 p.m.: Oakland goes for it on fourth down to maneuver the chains. First down on the primary play after the two-minute warning. Ball on the Chargers 37.
9:31 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN, CHARGERS. On the very subsequent play, Melvin Gordon fights his approach in for the rating for the Chargers’ first lead of the sport. Chargers 14, Raiders 10.
9:29 p.m.: Erik Harris comes up together with his third interception however an offsides penalty negates the turnover. Chargers’ drive will proceed with first-and-goal.
9:24 p.m.: The Raiders go three-and-out on their subsequent drive and punt it again to the Chargers.
9:15 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN, CHARGERS. A 16-play drive ends in Rivers discovering an open Henry in the long run zone for the rating. Raiders 10, Chargers 7.
9:05 p.m.: A fullback handoff on fourth-and-1 is sweet sufficient for the primary down close to midfield and the Chargers will proceed their drive.
First quarter: Raiders 10, Chargers zero
Eight:56 p.m.: Oakland’s drive stalls after a holding penalty and the Raiders punt it again to Los Angeles.
Eight:52 p.m.: The Raiders’ stress will get to Rivers and takes him down on third down, forcing the Chargers punt.
Eight:47 p.m.: A key member of the Chargers offensive line is questionable to return.
Eight:44 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN, RAIDERS. Rivers is hit whereas throwing and his cross in Hunter Henry’s course (who had fallen down) was picked off and return 57 yards by Erik Harris. Raiders 10, Chargers zero.
Eight:38 p.m.: FIELD GOAL, RAIDERS. Daniel Carlson is sweet from 40 yards out to place the primary factors on the board. Raiders three, Chargers zero.
Eight:33 p.m.: This time, the interception stands. Rivers ties to get it to Keenan Allen however the cross was wildly off the mark and picked off by the Raiders and returned to the Chargers 31.
Eight:26 p.m.: Philip RIvers’ cross on third-and-long is tipped and intercepted by Karl Joseph. A cross interference by the protection negates the turnover and provides the Chargers a primary down, although.
Eight:23 p.m.: Chargers win the toss and elect to obtain. They are going to begin from the 19.