Raiders 34, Broncos 20

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Justin Fargas ran for 147 yards and a touchdown as the Oakland Raiders beat Denver 34-20.

Fargas gave the Raiders a two-touchdown lead with a five-yard scoring run with 3:04 remaining.

Josh McNown passed for 141 yards and three touchdowns to help the Raiders improve to 4-and-8 while damaging the Broncos' postseason hopes.

Tim Dwight, Zach Miller and Jerry Porter each grabbed touchdown passes from McNown.

The Raiders allowed just 77 rushing yards, recovered two fumbles and intercepted Jay Cutler twice. Cutler had 207 passing yards and no touchdowns for the 5-and-7 Broncos, who are two games behind San Diego for the AFC West lead.

Denver running back Travis Henry ran for two touchdowns but was held to 40 yards on 14 carries.