Rich Bisaccia steadied the Las Vegas Raiders after taking over during a tumultuous regular season, guided them to the playoffs for the second time in 19 seasons and earned the support of his players. The first question facing the Raiders this offseason after a 26-19 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals in a wild-card game Saturday will be whether that's enough to remove the interim tag and make Bisaccia the full-time coach. “I think we can all think that he’s the right guy,” quarterback Derek Carr said after the game.
The Raiders weren’t able to complete their comeback against the Bengals on Saturday. And now the team is in flux with a head coach vacancy and General Manager Mike Mayock’s future with the franchise uncertain. But on the field, the Raiders finished 10-7 and made it to the postseason for the first time since 2016 [more]
"The NFL grades officials after each game, and Boger and his crew are not expected to receive high marks for Saturday," ESPN's Adam Schefter wrote.