Battle of the Bay Area!
The Thursday night battle in the bay does not seem extraordinarily interesting on paper. Both team enter Week 9 with one lone win. However, we could find ourselves getting some fun football.
Despite their close proximity to each other, a Raiders-49ers matchup has taken place just 13 times. The Raiders currently lead the series 7-6, but the 49ers have a good chance to tie it up tonight. Five of the last seven meetings have resulted in the home team winning.
After much research and deliberation, here is what our experts are picking.