It was the two of them. From the first day they arrived at the Raiders’ facility in Alameda in 2014. To dealing with 10 straight losses to start their careers. To staying after practice and making other players ...

Dak Prescott was quite the revelation and consolation for Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who was outmaneuvered for first-rounder Paxton Lynch and fourth-rounder Connor Cook in the NFL draft in April. Jones chose ...

RAIDERS EDGE TEXANS Offense The team that was sixth in total offense and rushing this season is not the one we see now. Derek Carr is out, first-start rookie Connor Cook is in, and the massive offensive line is limping ...

The AFC playoff field features a mix of familiar faces and fresh blood at quarterback, and this time none of them will have to fret over seeing Von Miller ready to wreck game plans and Super Bowl dreams. While the ...

HOUSTON -- There was something noble in how Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien and his Oakland Raiders counterpart, Jack Del Rio, masked their disappointment while naming respective starting quarterbacks for their ...

ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Oakland Raiders are going with rookie Connor Cook at quarterback in their wild-card game against the Texans. Oakland coach Jack Del Rio announced the decision in a conference call with reporters ...

The Oakland Raiders (12-4) return to the postseason for the first time in 14 years was supposed to be treated with more hope and fanfare. They had an MVP candidate in quarterback Derek Carr leading one of the ...

When Connor Cook takes the field in Houston on Saturday, he will stop and smile for a second. All the unnamed scouts and general managers who questioned his leadership skills and “aloof’ personality nine months ...

The stabbing on New Year’s Eve triggered mass riots in Poland that resulted in attacks on several cafes owned by people of immigrant origin, according to local media. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Several cafes owned ...

Photo courtesy of source It all started with a cupcake. Chloe Coscarelli, a 2017 30 Under 30 Food Drink honoree, has been building her culinary empire since she appeared (and won) Food Network’s Cupcake Wars at the ...

How about a little history to spice up Saturday’s AFC Wildcard playoff game? Raiders rookie Connor Cook will become the first quarterback in the Super Bowl era to make his first career start in a playoff game, two ...

WHEN JUSTIN AND Zoe Wells got married in 2008, they held the reception at Portofino, the Olympia restaurant where they’d had their first date. They took over the whole place — kitchen included — and Justin ...

On a chilly day, nothing can quite beat the pairing of one cup of chai, I tend to favour ginger tea a bit here, and steaming samosas. And what’s rather interesting is that while this savoury snack is popular across ...

The Pentagon has confirmed that the Iraqi army backed by US-led coalition is still advancing in Mosul, reclaiming two thirds of the embattled city from Daesh. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – Iraqi military forces backed ...

The Pentagon has not "great confidence" over a recent allegation by a military official that 50,000 Daesh fighters have been killed since the beggining of the US-led coalition's campaign against the terror group in the ...

What does a developer do when the land they want to build on is a golf course? Move the entire 18-hole course. That is what is being proposed at Cook Cove in Botany, where developers want to relocate the Kogarah Golf ...

Galleys on the Canadian Coast Guard’s new patrol ships are getting a makeover so crews can cook safely. The ergonomics of the kitchens are “compromised” and facilities need to be rearranged, the ...

Cape Town: Opening batsman Dean Elgar hit a career-best century to guide South Africa out of trouble on the first day of the second Test against Sri Lanka at Newlands on Monday. Elgar made 129 before falling to the ...

US Department of Defense spokesperson Peter Cook said that the Obama adimistration remains confident in the capabilities of the F-35. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The Obama administration remains confident in the ...

Washington, United States:  The United States is certain it can defend itself from an attack by North Korea, the Defense Department said Tuesday after Pyongyang warned it was close to test launching a ballistic ...