Refresh
Page last updated on Sat Oct 25 21:07:23 EDT 2014
RECAP
08/12/2011 2:28 AM EDT
Cardinals beat Raiders 24-18 in exhibition opener
ARIZONA 24, OAKLAND 18

By JOSH DUBOW
AP Sports Writer

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Kevin Kolb learned quite quickly how easy
life can be with Larry Fitzgerald as a teammate.

Kolb found his new favorite target twice in his Arizona debut
but was unable to get his offense on the scoreboard in two
drives before the Cardinals rallied to beat the Oakland Raiders
24-18 in their exhibition opener Thursday night.

The highlight was a 43-yard pass on a play that appeared to be
covered by Demarcus Van Dyke before Fitzgerald leaped and took
the ball away for the big gain.

"That's his specialty right?" Kolb said. "The guy had him beat,
I gave him a shot at it anyway, and he squeezed it and made a
great play. That's why I am glad he is in red and white."

Arizona's other three quarterbacks all threw touchdown passes,
including a 28-yarder from Max Hall to Isaiah Williams with 39
seconds left for the win.

Raiders third-stringer Trent Edwards threw an 18-yard touchdown
pass to rookie David Ausberry, and Sebastian Janikowski kicked
four field goals, including a go-ahead 57-yarder with 2:32 to
play, but the Raiders lost in Hue Jackson's head coaching debut.

Oakland committed 10 penalties and settled for field goals on
three drives inside the Arizona 25 as the team looked sloppy at
times with only two weeks of practice after the lockout.

"There are 31 other teams with the same issues," Jackson said.
"I'm not going to make an excuse. What we have to do is find a
better way to address these issues. That's my job. I'll get
those addressed."

After a year of poor quarterback play following Kurt Warner's
retirement, Arizona made the big move to acquire Kolb from
Philadelphia after the lockout ended last month. The Cardinals
sent cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and a second-round
draft pick to the Eagles and gave Kolb a five-year, $63 million
contract, with $21 million guaranteed.

Kolb was unable to practice right away because he signed the new
contract, giving him only five practices before his exhibition
debut. He completed four of seven passes for 68 yards and also
scrambled for 19 yards.

"It's crazy to think the five days I've been here, because we've
already come a long way," Kolb said. "It's exciting to see what
the future holds and how much better I can get."

Kolb targeted Fitzgerald on four of his seven throws. He
struggled on the first drive against Oakland's first-team
defense, with his only completion going for no gain to Early
Doucet.

But when the Raiders brought mostly reserves for the second
drive, Kolb got the Cardinals moving. He completed an 8-yard
pass to newly acquired tight end Todd Heap on the first play.
Kolb then completed the long ball to Fitzgerald followed two
plays later by a 17-yard pass.

"He's a great quarterback," receiver Stephen Williams said.
"He's got a great arm. You can just tell the difference and
stuff out there. We're still working on timing and stuff. We've
only been working out with him for a few practices, but you can
just tell the greatness in Kevin already."

The Cardinals then moved the ball down to the 1 but Beanie Wells
was stopped for no gain on consecutive runs by Oakland's
defensive line.

The Cardinals got on the board in the final minute of the half
on an 18-yard touchdown pass from John Skelton to Stephen
Williams that gave them a 7-6 lead. Skelton also drove Arizona
to a field goal on the opening drive of the second half.

Richard Bartel threw an 8-yard score to Rob Housler in the third
quarter for the Cardinals.

The Raiders had to settle for field goals on their two
first-half scoring drives as the offense stalled as it got near
the Arizona end zone. Jason Campbell opened the Jackson era with
the deep ball owner Al Davis loves as the Raiders drew a 35-yard
penalty when Rashad Johnson interfered with Marcel Reece down
the sideline.

The Raiders moved to the 21 but Campbell's third-down pass was
batted down at the line by Darnell Dockett, leading to a 39-yard
field goal by Janikowski.

Campbell moved the Raiders from their 1 to field goal range on
his second drive with help from a 26-yard pass on third-and-long
to training camp rookie sensation Denarius Moore. Khalif Barnes
was then called for his third false start penalty of the game as
Janikowski lined up for a 52-yard field goal attempt, forcing a
punt.

Moore had three catches for 37 yards, as well as a 56-yard punt
return called back by a penalty.

"There was a question in my mind that pretty much nothing
matters until it happens in a game so I just wanted to come out
here, keep a positive head and show my team I'm capable of doing
it in a game, too," Moore said. "I'm not going to worry about it
anymore."

Notes: Heap had a sprained left thumb. X-rays were negative and
he said he could have returned. ... Raiders backup S Hiram
Eugene left in the third quarter with a dislocated hip.

TOP TEN WAGERS
RK Team
1
Mississippi
2
Lsu
3
San Francisco Giants
4
Mississippi State
5
Michigan State
10/25/2014
Colombia - Liga Postobon IIATL NAC MEDELLIN vs. A DORADAS3:30 PM PST
Peru - PrimeraSP HUANCAYO vs. A LIMA3:30 PM PST
Paraguay - Primera DivisionNACIONAL ASUNCION vs. OLIMPIA ASUNCION3:40 PM PST
UFCT Martin vs F Camoes4:00 PM PST
Brazil - Serie ABOTAFOGO vs. FLAMENGO4:00 PM PST
Brazil - Serie AINTERNACIONAL vs. BAHIA SALV4:00 PM PST
Brazil - Serie BLUVERDENSE vs. OESTE4:00 PM PST
Brazil - Serie BVILA NOVA vs. SAMPAIO4:00 PM PST
Argentina - Primera B NacionalARGENTINOS JRS vs. N CHICAGO4:10 PM PST
College FootballMississippi vs LSU4:15 PM PST
UFCC Giagos vs G Burns4:25 PM PST
College FootballAlabama vs Tennessee4:30 PM PST
Argentina - PrimeraOLI BAHIA B vs. RACING4:30 PM PST
College FootballOhio St. vs Penn St.5:00 PM PST
MLBRoyals vs Giants5:05 PM PST
UFCF Arantes vs A Fili5:05 PM PST
UFCS Jorgensen vs W Reis5:25 PM PST
UFCN Kotani vs Y Cabral5:50 PM PST
Mexico - Liga de AscensoATL SAN LUIS vs. NECAXA6:00 PM PST
Mexico - Liga de AscensoIRAPUATO vs. EST DE ALTAMIRA6:00 PM PST
UFCW Macario vs N Magny6:20 PM PST
Colombia - Liga Postobon IIMILLONARIOS vs. A PETROLERA6:45 PM PST
College FootballUSC vs Utah7:00 PM PST
USA - MLSVANCOUVER vs. COLORADO7:00 PM PST
UFCB Dariush vs D Ferreira7:05 PM PST
UFCL MARTINS vs D Elkins7:25 PM PST
College FootballArizona St. vs Washington7:45 PM PST
UFCH Stringer vs F Maldonado7:50 PM PST
UFCP Davis vs G Teixeira8:20 PM PST
UFCC Mendes vs J Aldo8:50 PM PST
10/26/2014
Germany - BundesligaB MÃœNCHEN vs. B DORTMUND01:00 AM PST
Spain - La LigaMALAGA vs. R VALLECANO04:00 AM PST
Spain - Segunda DivisionALBACETE vs. VALLADOLID04:00 AM PST
ATP - Basel, Switzerland, DoublesDRAGANJA M / KONTINEN H vs. POSPISIL V / ZIMONJIC N04:00 AM PST
WTAWILLIAMS, SERENA vs. HALEP, SIMONA04:00 AM PST
Holland - EredivisieC LEEUWARDEN vs. FEYENOORD04:30 AM PST
Germany - 2nd BundesligaTSV 1860 MÃœNCHEN vs. EINTRACHT BRAUNSCHWEIG05:30 AM PST
Germany - 2nd BundesligaFC INGOLSTADT 04 vs. 1. FC HEIDENHEIM05:30 AM PST
Germany - 2nd BundesligaSV SANDHAUSEN vs. FC ERZGEBIRGE AUE05:30 AM PST
ATP - Valencia, Spain, DoublesROJER J-J / TECAU H vs. ANDERSON K / CHARDY J05:30 AM PST
Denmark Sas LigaenRANDERS FC vs. ODENSE BK06:00 AM PST
France - Ligue 1S RENNES vs. LILLE06:00 AM PST
Greece - Super LeagueOFI KRETA vs. A TRIPOLIS06:00 AM PST
Scotland - PremierCELTIC vs. KILMARNOCK06:00 AM PST
NFLLions vs Falcons06:30 AM PST
Belgium - Pro LeagueCLUB BRUGGE vs. KAA GENT06:30 AM PST
England - Premier LeagueBURNLEY vs. EVERTON06:30 AM PST
England - Premier LeagueTOTTENHAM vs. NEWCASTLE06:30 AM PST
Holland - EredivisieUTRECHT vs. PSV06:30 AM PST
Holland - EredivisiePEC ZWOLLE vs. HEERENVEEN06:30 AM PST
ATP - Basel, SwitzerlandFEDERER, ROGER vs. GOFFIN, DAVID06:30 AM PST
Croatia - 1. HNLNK DINAMO ZAGREB vs. NK OSIJEK07:00 AM PST
Denmark - 1st DivisionFC FREDERICIA vs. VEJLE BK07:00 AM PST
Italy - Serie ACHIEVO vs. GENOA07:00 AM PST
Italy - Serie AJUVENTUS vs. PALERMO07:00 AM PST
Italy - Serie AUDINESE vs. ATALANTA07:00 AM PST
Sweden - AllsvenskanIFK NORRKÖPING vs. ÖREBRO SK07:00 AM PST
Sweden - AllsvenskanAIK vs. AATVIDABERGS FF07:00 AM PST
Germany - BundesligaWOLFSBURG vs. MAINZ 0507:30 AM PST
Norway - EliteserienROSENBORG BK vs. SANDNES ULF07:30 AM PST
Norway - EliteserienSARPSBORG 08 vs. STABAEK IF07:30 AM PST
Poland - EkstraklasaL POZNAN vs. GORNIK L07:30 AM PST
Czech - 1. LigaSP PRAHA vs. M BOLESLAV07:45 AM PST
ATP - Valencia, SpainMURRAY, ANDY vs. ROBREDO, TOMMY08:00 AM PST
Greece - Super LeagueAOK KERKYRA vs. P CHANION08:15 AM PST
Greece - Super LeagueP THESSALONIKI vs. VEROIA08:15 AM PST
Greece - Super LeaguePANAITOLIKOS vs. PANTHRAKIKOS08:15 AM PST
Austria - BundesligaSV SCHOLZ GRÖDIG vs. RED BULL SALZBURG08:30 AM PST
Argentina - Primera BATL ATLANTA vs. V DALMINE08:35 AM PST
Holland - EredivisieEXCELSIOR vs. TWENTE08:45 AM PST
Denmark Sas LigaenHOBRO IK vs. FC KOPENHAGEN09:00 AM PST
England - Premier LeagueMAN UTD vs. CHELSEA09:00 AM PST
France - Ligue 1GUINGAMP vs. NICE09:00 AM PST
France - Ligue 1ST ETIENNE vs. METZ09:00 AM PST
Peru - PrimeraMELGAR vs. GARCILASO09:00 AM PST
Portugal - Primeira LigaNAC MADEIRA vs. A DE COIMBRA09:00 AM PST
Portugal - Primeira LigaESTORIL P vs. BELENENSES09:00 AM PST
Serbia - SuperligaFK JAGODINA vs. PARTIZAN BEOGRAD09:00 AM PST
Spain - La LigaESPANYOL vs. DEP LA CORUNA09:00 AM PST
Spain - Segunda DivisionLUGO vs. LLAGOSTERA09:00 AM PST
Spain - Segunda DivisionSP GIJON vs. OSASUNA09:00 AM PST
Spain - Segunda DivisionGIRONA vs. MIRANDES09:00 AM PST
Germany - BundesligaB MÖNCHENGLADBACH vs. B MÜNCHEN09:30 AM PST
Sweden - AllsvenskanIF ELFSBORG vs. DJURGARDENS IF09:30 AM PST
Sweden - AllsvenskanHALMSTADS BK vs. FALKENBERGS FF09:30 AM PST
NFLVikings vs Buccaneers10:00 AM PST
NFLBills vs Jets10:00 AM PST
NFLBears vs Patriots10:00 AM PST
NFLSeahawks vs Panthers10:00 AM PST
NFLDolphins vs Jaguars10:00 AM PST
NFLRavens vs Bengals10:00 AM PST
NFLTexans vs Titans10:00 AM PST
NFLRams vs Chiefs10:00 AM PST
Belgium - Pro LeagueRSC ANDERLECHT vs. STANDARD LIEGE10:00 AM PST
Costa Rica - Primera DivisionMUNICIPAL PEREZ ZELEDON vs. AD CARMELITA10:00 AM PST
Italy - Serie ACESENA vs. INTER10:00 AM PST
Italy - Serie ALAZIO vs. TORINO10:00 AM PST
Italy - Serie ANAPOLI vs. HELLAS10:00 AM PST
Norway - EliteserienVIKING FK vs. AALESUNDS FK10:00 AM PST
Norway - EliteserienSOGNDAL IL vs. MOLDE FK10:00 AM PST
Norway - EliteserienLILLESTRØM SK vs. IK START10:00 AM PST
Poland - EkstraklasaZ BYDGOSZCZ vs. L WARSZAWA10:00 AM PST
Spain - Segunda DivisionALCORCON vs. ZARAGOZA10:15 AM PST
Ecuador - Serie ALIGA DEP U QUITO vs. MUSHUC RUNA10:30 AM PST
Greece - Super LeagueO PIRAEUS vs. PANATHINAIKOS10:30 AM PST
Argentina - Primera B NacionalCRUCERO vs. U DE SANTA FE11:00 AM PST
Costa Rica - Primera DivisionURUGUAY DE CORONADO vs. AS PUMA GENERALENA11:00 AM PST
Croatia - 1. HNLHNK RIJEKA vs. RNK SPLIT11:00 AM PST
Denmark Sas LigaenESBJERG FB vs. BRØNDBY IF11:00 AM PST
Mexico - PrimeraTOLUCA vs. LEON11:00 AM PST
Portugal - Primeira LigaSPORTING vs. MARITIMO11:00 AM PST
Spain - La LigaSEVILLA vs. VILLARREAL11:00 AM PST
Spain - Segunda DivisionTENERIFE vs. BARCELONA B11:00 AM PST
Israel - Premier LeagueH AKKO vs. M TEL AVIV11:15 AM PST
Argentina - PrimeraBOCA JRS vs. DEF Y JUST12:00 PM PST
Argentina - PrimeraATL RAFAELA vs. RIVER PLATE12:00 PM PST
Argentina - PrimeraEST DE LA PLATA vs. QUILMES12:00 PM PST
Argentina - PrimeraATL LANUS vs. SAN LORENZO12:00 PM PST
Belgium - Pro LeagueROYAL MOUSCRON-PERUWELZ vs. SPORTING LOKEREN12:00 PM PST
Bolivia - Liga Profesional BolivianaCLUB BAMIN REAL POTOSI vs. SPORT BOYS WARNES12:00 PM PST
Colombia - Torneo PostobonBOGOTA FC vs. CUCUTA DEPORTIVO12:00 PM PST
Norway - EliteserienBODØ/GLIMT vs. SK BRANN12:00 PM PST
Chile - PrimeraDEP U LA CALERA vs. COLO COLO12:30 PM PST
Italy - Serie AMILAN vs. FIORENTINA12:45 PM PST
France - Ligue 1O LYONNAIS vs. O MARSEILLE1:00 PM PST
Spain - La LigaGETAFE vs. ATL MADRID1:00 PM PST
Spain - Segunda DivisionNUMANCIA vs. LEGANES1:00 PM PST
Venezuela - Primera DivisionCARABOBO vs. ZAMORA1:00 PM PST
NFLEagles vs Cardinals1:05 PM PST
Colombia - Liga Postobon IIDEP TOLIMA vs. DEP CALI1:15 PM PST
Portugal - Primeira LigaSP BRAGA vs. BENFICA1:15 PM PST
NFLColts vs Steelers1:25 PM PST
NFLRaiders vs Browns1:25 PM PST
Paraguay - Primera DivisionSPORTIVO LUQUENO vs. CA 3 DE FEBRERO1:30 PM PST
Paraguay - Primera DivisionCERRO PORTENO vs. RUBIO NU1:30 PM PST
USA - MLSCHIVAS USA vs. SJ EARTHQUAKES1:30 PM PST
Venezuela - Primera DivisionATL VENEZUELA vs. DEP LARA1:30 PM PST
Venezuela - Primera DivisionDEP PETARE vs. DEP LA GUAIRA1:30 PM PST
Chile - PrimeraDEP U CATOLICA vs. AUDAX2:00 PM PST
Colombia - Torneo PostobonCORTULUA vs. VALLEDUPAR FC2:00 PM PST
Colombia - Torneo PostobonAMERICA DE CALI vs. DEPORTES QUINDIO2:00 PM PST
Costa Rica - Primera DivisionHEREDIANO vs. ALAJUELENSE2:00 PM PST
Ecuador - Serie ADEP QUITO vs. EMELEC2:00 PM PST
Ecuador - Serie AOLMEDO vs. MANTA2:00 PM PST
Peru - PrimeraU DE DEPORTES vs. INTI GAS DEP2:00 PM PST
Chile - PrimeraU DE CHILE vs. PALESTINO3:00 PM PST
Colombia - Liga Postobon IIONCE CALDAS vs. ATL HUILA3:30 PM PST
Colombia - Liga Postobon IIENVIGADO vs. IND MEDELLIN3:30 PM PST
Costa Rica - Primera DivisionUCR vs. CARTAGINES4:00 PM PST
Mexico - PrimeraGUAD CHIVAS vs. TIJUANA4:00 PM PST
Peru - PrimeraCAIMANES vs. SAN SIMON4:15 PM PST
NFLPackers vs Saints5:30 PM PST
USA - MLSSP KANSAS CITY vs. NY RED BULLS5:30 PM PST
Costa Rica - Primera DivisionBELEN vs. SAPRISSA6:00 PM PST
10/27/2014
United Arab Emirates - Arabian Gulf LeagueAL AHLI vs. AL AIN09:00 AM PST
Poland - EkstraklasaR CHORZOW vs. K KIELCE10:00 AM PST
United Arab Emirates - Arabian Gulf LeagueRAS AL KHAIMAH vs. AL SHABAB AL A10:00 AM PST
Greece - Super LeagueSK XANTHI vs. NIKI VOLOU10:30 AM PST
Israel - Premier LeagueH TEL AVIV vs. B JERUSALEM11:50 AM PST
Argentina - Primera BALMAGRO vs. URQUIZA12:30 PM PST
Argentina - Primera BATL LOS ANDES vs. ATL PLATENSE12:30 PM PST
France - Ligue 2N LORRAINE vs. LE HAVRE12:30 PM PST
England - Premier LeagueQPR vs. A VILLA1:00 PM PST
Portugal - Primeira LigaRIO AVE vs. PENAFIEL1:00 PM PST
Peru - PrimeraCAJAMARCA vs. DEP SAN MARTIN1:45 PM PST
Argentina - PrimeraARSENAL vs. GIM Y ESG LA PLATA4:30 PM PST
Brazil - Serie ASAO PAULO vs. GOIAS GO4:30 PM PST
NFLRedskins vs Cowboys5:30 PM PST
10/28/2014
United Arab Emirates - Arabian Gulf LeagueSHARJAH vs. AL WASL09:00 AM PST
Israel - Premier LeagueH HAIFA vs. M PETACH TIKVA10:00 AM PST
Israel - Premier LeagueH BNEI SAKHNIN vs. H IRONI K SHMONA10:00 AM PST
Germany - DFB PokalCHEMNITZER vs. W BREMEN11:00 AM PST
Germany - DFB PokalA BIELEFELD vs. HERTHA BERLIN11:00 AM PST
Israel - Premier LeagueH BEER SHEVA vs. M HAIFA11:50 AM PST
France - Coupe de la LigueMONTPELLIER vs. AJACCIO12:00 PM PST
France - Coupe de la LigueS REIMS vs. A AVIGNON12:00 PM PST
France - Coupe de la LigueLENS vs. CRETEIL12:00 PM PST
Czech - 1. LigaD PRAGUE vs. PRIBRAM12:15 PM PST
Germany - DFB PokalST PAULI vs. B DORTMUND12:30 PM PST
England - League CupBOURNEMOUTH vs. WEST BROM12:45 PM PST
England - League CupSHREWSBURY vs. CHELSEA12:45 PM PST
England - League CupMILTON K DONS vs. SHEFFIELD UTD12:45 PM PST
Italy - Serie ASASSUOLO vs. EMPOLI12:45 PM PST
England - League CupLIVERPOOL vs. SWANSEA1:00 PM PST
England - League CupFULHAM vs. DERBY1:00 PM PST
France - Coupe de la LigueTOULOUSE vs. G BORDEAUX1:00 PM PST
Brazil - Serie BOESTE vs. PORTUGUESA2:30 PM PST
Brazil - Serie BSANTA CRUZ vs. VILA NOVA4:30 PM PST
Brazil - Serie BLUVERDENSE vs. AVAI4:50 PM PST
Brazil - Serie BJOINVILLE vs. BRAGANTINO4:50 PM PST
Chile - Copa ChileU ESPANOLA vs. SL QUILLOTA5:00 PM PST
Argentina - Primera BCHACARITA JRS vs. ALMIRANTE B6:05 PM PST
10/29/2014
Israel - Premier LeagueH RAANANA vs. H AKKO10:00 AM PST
France - Coupe de la LigueNICE vs. METZ10:30 AM PST
Israel - Premier LeagueM TEL AVIV vs. ASHDOD10:45 AM PST
Germany - DFB PokalMAGDEBURG vs. B LEVERKUSEN11:00 AM PST
Spain - Copa del ReyCORNELLA vs. REAL MADRID12:00 PM PST
Germany - DFB PokalE FRANKFURT vs. B MÖNCHENGLADBACH12:30 PM PST
Germany - DFB PokalHAMBURGER vs. B MÃœNCHEN12:30 PM PST
England - League CupTOTTENHAM vs. B & H ALBION12:45 PM PST
England - League CupSTOKE vs. SOUTHAMPTON12:45 PM PST
England - League CupMAN CITY vs. NEWCASTLE12:45 PM PST
Italy - Serie AATALANTA vs. NAPOLI12:45 PM PST
Italy - Serie ACAGLIARI vs. MILAN12:45 PM PST
Italy - Serie AFIORENTINA vs. UDINESE12:45 PM PST
Italy - Serie AGENOA vs. JUVENTUS12:45 PM PST
Italy - Serie AINTER MILANO vs. SAMPDORIA12:45 PM PST
Italy - Serie APALERMO vs. CHIEVO12:45 PM PST
Italy - Serie AROMA vs. CESENA12:45 PM PST
Italy - Serie ATORINO vs. PARMA12:45 PM PST
France - Coupe de la LigueS RENNES vs. O MARSEILLE12:55 PM PST
Colombia - Copa PostobonIND SANTA FE vs. ATLETICO JR1:00 PM PST
Argentina - Primera B NacionalBOCA UNIDOS vs. ARGENTINOS JRS2:00 PM PST
Costa Rica - Primera DivisionSANTOS vs. UCR2:00 PM PST
Costa Rica - Primera DivisionAS PUMA vs. BELEN2:00 PM PST
Spain - Copa del ReySABADELL vs. SEVILLA2:00 PM PST
Chile - Copa ChileNUBLENSE vs. DEP TEMUCO3:30 PM PST
Venezuela - Primera DivisionZAMORA vs. TRUJILLANOS4:30 PM PST
Brazil - Copa do BrasilCRUZEIRO vs. SANTOS5:00 PM PST
Brazil - Copa do BrasilFLAMENGO vs. ATLETICO5:00 PM PST
Chile - Copa ChileAUDAX vs. CURICO UNIDO5:00 PM PST
Costa Rica - Primera DivisionSAPRISSA vs. P ZELEDON7:00 PM PST
Costa Rica - Primera DivisionALAJUELENSE vs. CARTAGINES7:00 PM PST