After Nugent hurt, Raiders on the lookout for a new kicker

first_imgALAMEDA — The Raiders are in the market for another placekicker Monday after Mike Nugent injured a hip during a 28-20 road loss to the Miami Dolphins.Nugent successfully converted field goal attempts of 25 and 52 yards — the last one with 1:40 to play.“Although he kicked field goals very well, we’re concerned about his status for this week,” coach Jon Gruden said at his weekly press conference.Nugent was originally brought in during training camp to join Eddy Pineiro, an undrafted rookie …last_img

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How Kevin Durant is coping with Clifford Dixon’s passing

first_imgKlay Thompson subscribes. You can too for just 11 cents a day for 11 months + receive a free Warriors Championship book. Sign me up!OAKLAND — For once, Kevin Durant likes what he has seen people write about himself on his Twitter and Instagram accounts.For the past two weeks, the Warriors’ star has mourned the death of his childhood friend and former AAU teammate, Clifford Dixon. He was shot and killed outside of an Atlanta bar. Since then, Durant has received plenty of well wishes both in …last_img

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