Raiders' Darren McFadden Participates In First Practice Since Injury

Tuesday November 29th, 2011

Oakland Raiders star running back Darren McFadden participated in a “light workout” at the team’s practice today, according to John Dickinson of 95.7 The Game. According to reports, McFadden’s practice took place on the sidelines and involved mostly walking.

The 24-year-old injured his foot early in a 28-0 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Oct. 23, he has since missed the Raiders last four games. Oakland is 3-1 in his absence, as backup running back Michael Bush has collected 431 yards and three touchdowns over the past four games.

Prior to McFadden’s injury, he was leading the NFL in rushing with 614 yards in 113 attempts. Last season, the the former first round pick ran for 1157 yards and seven touchdowns.

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