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Michael Mitchell

SEATTLE, WA - AUGUST 29: Wide receiver Juron Criner #84 of the Oakland Raiders rushes against defensive end Bruce Irvin #51 of the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on August 29, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks defeated the Raiders 22-6. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seahawks At Panthers Week 1 Injuries: Both Teams Hurting On Defense

Seattle’s DE Chris Clemmons and CB Brandon Browner and Carolina’s DT Dwan Edwards and S Michael Mitchell could miss game

09/06/2013

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 23: Richard Seymour #92 of the Oakland Raiders and Willie Colon #74 of the Pittsburgh Steelers get tangled up in a fight during the third quarter of an NFL football game at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on September 23, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Without Seymour, Raiders Left Defenseless Against ‘Healthier’ Panthers

Defense has not been a trademark of the 2012 Raiders, having given up 402 points in 14 games, so it will be no surprise if they add to that inflated number this weekend. Pro Bowl defensive tackle Richard Seymour has somehow stayed on the active roster all season, despite missing the last six contests, and he will be out again when his team tries to slow down the recharged Panthers.

12/22/2012