Raiders Down St. Louis 16-14 - Match Report
Oakland got a 145-yard performance from Darren McFadden as a key part of its 16-14 victory over the Rams on Sunday at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Oakland did not, however, defeat the Rams against the spread, which closed at 3 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 37.5.
Bruce Gradkowski completed 11 of 22 pass attempts for 162 yards and 1 TD for the Raiders in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Rams defense.
Steven Jackson rushed for 75 yards for St. Louis, while Kenneth Darby added 0 yards. Sam Bradford threw for 167 yards for the Rams, while receivers Steven Jackson and Danny Amendola had 50 and 39 yards respectively.
St. Louis lost the offensive yardage battle to Oakland 404-210 yards in Sunday's game. Oakland had more first downs as that total ended up 25-16.
St. Louis lost the time of possession battle 36:49/23:11, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Oakland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cardinals. The Rams will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.