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On the Raiders podcast with Joe Hawkes:
#1 The Raiders are getting help on their pass rush. They have 25 sacks this season. They got 12 in their last three games.
#2 The Raiders head coach Jon Gruden says the pass rush had also forced turnovers in those last three games.
#3 In the game last Sunday, the Raiders pressured Bengals quarterback Ryan Finley. The Raiders defensive end Maxx Crosby knocked the ball out of Finley’s hand.
#4 In another play, Crosby chased Finley, who threw the ball to his right that got intercepted by cornerback Trayvon Miller.
#5 The Raiders face the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium Sunday. Joe sets this game up.
Joe Hawkes is a Raiders beat writer and does the Raiders podcasts each Friday at http://www.sportsradioservice.com