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Raiders-Bengals inactives: RB Helu (hamstring) misses game


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OAKLAND, Calif. — Oakland Raiders veteran running back Roy Helu Jr. is inactive for Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Coliseum.

Helu, a former Washington Redskins player, signed with Oakland as a free agent during the offseason. He missed much of training camp with a hamstring injury but was not on the injury report this week. He carried 11 times for 8 yards in the preseason.

Wide receiver Brice Butler, cornerback Dexter McDonald, guard/center Jon Feliciano, tackle/guard Matt McCants, tight end Gabe Holmes and defensive end Benson Mayowa are also inactive for the Raiders.

Wide receivers Greg Little and Mario Alford, cornerback Josh Shaw, tight end C.J Uzomah, defensive tackles Marcus Hardison and Brandon Thompson and defensive end Margus Hunt are inactive for Cincinnati


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