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Big play dooms Raiders

Bernard Berrian

Despite being forced to play without cornerbacks Nnamdi Asomugha and Fabian Washington, the Raiders' defense was playing by far their best game of the season, putting the team in a great position to get an unlikely victory.

One play changed everything. Less than a minute after Sebastian Janikowski's field goal gave the Raiders the lead, Bears' speedster Bernard Berrian ran right past fill-in cornerback Chris Carr and scored on a 59-yard touchdown pass from backup quarterback Rex Grossman with 3:11 remaining. That play suddenly gave Chicago the lead and eventually sent Oakland to its fifth straight loss, 17-6, at...

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