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Tuesday, September 9, 2008
Oakland avoids another Monday shutout

By Bill Williamson
ESPN.com

Posted by ESPN.com's Bill Williamson

OAKLAND -- The Raiders won't be shut out on "Monday Night Football" again.

The Raiders just scored with 13:08 remaining in the game to cut Denver's lead to 27-7. The Raiders have lost their last five games on Monday night and were outscored 132-27 in those games. Oakland has been blanked in its last two Monday night games.

Denver has lost seven straight Monday night road games. The Raiders have lost five straight season openers which is currently the longest streak in the league.