The Raiders will have both Ras-I Dowling and Khalil Mack Week 17 against the Broncos. Dowling entered the game listed as probable due to a hamstring injury. He was never a real threat to miss the contest. Mack was listed as questionable with a hamstring issue. He was able to put in limited practice all week, but will attempt to play through the injury.
The Raiders listed seven players on its final injury report for Week 17 against Denver. Wide receiver Vincent Brown (groin), cornerback Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), and wide receiver Denarius Moore (knee, ankle) were ruled out for for Sunday. Cornerback T.J. Carrie (ankle), linebacker Khalil Mack (hamstring) and tackle Menelik Watson (foot, ankle) were labeled questionable. Meanwhile, defensive back Ras-I Dowling (hamstring) got the green light after being a limited participant all week. He was deemed probable for the final game of the season.
The Raiders announced several roster moves prior to Week 15, per the team's official website. The team placed safety Larry Asante on the injured reserve list, and signed safety Ras-I Dowling and linebacker Bojay Filimoeatu to their active roster from the team's practice squad.
The Jets released receivers Jacoby Ford and Michael Campbell, tight end Colin Anderson, fullback Chad Young, defensive end Anthony Grady and cornerback Ras-I Dowling.
Jets cornerback Ras-I Dowling left Saturday's preseason game against Cincinnati with a groin injury, the New York Post reports. Dowling signed with the team on a reserve/futures contract in January. He is fighting for a spot with the Jets this preseason.