Patriots 31, Raiders 19 Run game powers Patriots’ win against Raiders ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Ezra Shaw/Getty Images Tom Brady, Deion Branch and the Patriots left Oakland with a 31-19 win against the Raiders. Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images Wes Welker had another standout performance with nine catches for 158 yards and a touchdown. Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff Raiders fans in the infamous Black Hole jeered the Patriots in the teams' first meeting since 2008. Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff Vince Wilfork intercepted a Jason Campbell pass in the second half to thwart a promising Raiders drive. Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff It was Wilfork's second interception in three weeks. The Pro Bowler did not have any in his first seven seasons. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images Deion Branch, held without a catch last week, had just one reception this week. But it was a 4-yard touchdown. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Rookie tailback Stevan Ridley also scored on a 33-yard run in the third quarter. He finished with a game-high 97 rushing yards. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Brandon Spikes, left, and the Patriots defense surrendered 504 yards of total offense, but came up with key stops to help power the win. Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff Coach Bill Belichick watched as Pro Bowl linebacker Jerod Mayo left the game with a knee injury. Mayo could miss several weeks. Robert Galbraith/REUTERS Raiders fans joined in the NFL's campaign to promote breast cancer awareness during October with pink apparel. Ben Margot/AP But Raiders fans left disappointed as their team fell to 2-2. Ben Margot/AP The Patriots improved to 3-1 and moved into a tie for the best record in the AFC East.