AFC West news and notes

As of Saturday afternoon, it appeared unlikely that the Raiders would promote punter Danny Baugher from the practice squad to replace star punter Shane Lechler, who has been dealing with a hamstring injury. But the team has been hopeful Lechler will play Sunday against the Colts in a must-win game for the Raiders. Oakland defensive lineman Richard Seymour will be a game-time decision because of a hamstring injury. He didn’t practice all week.

  • Mel Kiper looks at Denver’s options with its top pick, which will end up being very high.

  • Colts coach Jim Caldwell has fond memories of a very giving Al Davis. It’s a cool story. Check it out.