Oakland Raiders play uninspired football, lose final Battle of the Bay

49ers vs. Raiders An even split in our predictions for the final Battle of the Bay

49ers vs. Raiders An even split in our predictions for the final Battle of the Bay

He also, hilariously, became verified on Twitter midway through the game. San Francisco opened as a favorite in the game, but the loss of starting quarterback C.J. Beathard made the Raiders favorites.

The first quarterback to find the end zone was third-string Nick Mullens, who tossed an easy touchdown to Pierre Garcon on the 49ers first drive, taking a 7-3 lead after the first quarter.

During and after Thursday's game, Raiders fans sounded off about their now 1-7 team.

Nick Mullens, in his second year in the National Football League finally got to see the field and he made the most of it. Mullens racked up over 250 yards and three touchdown through the first three quarters of action thus far. "The brand of the Raiders is an exciting one and I think a lot of players, no doubt, do want to play for us in the future".

"It's everything I dreamed of", he said.

The 49ers, who struggled against the Cardinals, looked like a playoff team against the Raiders. Owens was voted into the Hall of Fame earlier this year but skipped the induction ceremony in Canton, Ohio, to hold his own celebration at his college in Chattanooga, Tennessee. I've been in the organization for two years and I was trying to just learn as much as I could, preparing like I'm the starter every week.

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