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Raiders use two-point conversion in final minute to beat Saints

Raiders use two-point conversion in final minute to beat Saints

David Carr hit Seth Roberts for a 10-yard touchdown with 47 seconds left, then connected with Michael Crabtree on a two-point conversion, and the Oakland Raiders pulled out a season-opening 35-34 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. 

The Raiders had to overcome a 14-point, second-half deficit and a 424-yard, four-touchdown performance by Drew Brees. They also had to sweat out rookie kicker Wil Lutz's last second field goal attempt from 61 yards, which narrowly missed wide left as the Superdome crowd briefly erupted before realizing the kick was no good. 

Brees eclipsed 400 yards passing for the 14th time in his career, tying Peyton Manning for the most such...

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