October 24, 20140

Injuries force Raiders to evaluate younger players

The Oakland Raiders have lost Tyvon Branch, Nick Roach and Rod Streater for the season already. They lost D.J. Hayden for at least the first six games and now it

October 23, 201410

What to make of first round pick Khalil Mack

The Oakland Raiders were ecstatic when linebacker Khalil Mack fell to them with the fifth pick of the 2014 NFL Draft. The Raiders were in desperate need of an upgrade

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October 20, 20149

Raiders off to worst start in 52 years without much hope of getting better

After falling to 0-6, the Oakland Raiders are off to their worst start in 52 years. Stretching back to last year, their losing streak is now at 12 games. In

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October 16, 20140

D.J. Hayden is ready to practice this week, but will he add much to the Raiders?

The Oakland Raiders did not have a first round pick in the NFL Draft in 2011 or 2012. When they finally found themselves back in the first round in 2013, they traded

October 13, 20140

Denarius Moore getting clean slate with Raiders

Interim head coach Tony Sparano said embattled wide receiver Denarius Moore would be given a clean slate. Most assumed that meant that if Moore wasn’t given his starting role back that

October 12, 20141

Raiders look improved but still can’t get a win

The Oakland Raiders came out of the bye week with a new coach and looked like a new team — one that still could not pull out a win. The offense

October 10, 20143

Can Sparano turn around NFL’s worst offense? Past history says probably not

Tony Sparano, the interim head coach of the Oakland Raiders, has said that offensive coordinator Greg Olson will retain play-calling duties. But with only 12 games to try and convince

October 09, 201435

Report: Mark Davis willing to move Raiders to NFC West to get new stadium in L.A.

As the only team left in the NFL who shares a stadium with a Major League Baseball team, it’s easy to say that the Oakland Raiders need a new stadium

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October 03, 201420

BASG contributor’s mother is fighting cancer, and his family needs our help

James Arcellana (also known as @RaidersReporter on Twitter) didn’t say a word to me about this, but after seeing Ruthless Sports Guy post this on Facebook, I wanted to help

October 03, 201438

Raiders have four bright spots through four games

We’re a quarter of the way through the season, and Raiders fans are struggling to find much to be excited about. Dennis Allen is already gone, which all but guarantees that the

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October 01, 20144

Mark Davis’ odd handling of the Dennis Allen firing and Tony Sparano hiring

When the Oakland Raiders were owned by Al Davis, they were notorious for doing things their own way. Or rather, for doing things the Al Davis way. When he passed

September 29, 201415

Oakland Raiders fire head coach Dennis Allen

Dennis Allen’s last game as Head Coach of the Oakland Raiders happened in London, a place that is the heart of an aging empire. The Queen of England is a

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September 29, 201424

Raiders return to ineptitude in London blowout, Dennis Allen possibly on his way out

Some fans got their hopes up when the Oakland Raiders flashed some decent play in New England. Those people won’t make that mistake again after the performance put on by the Silver and

September 26, 20141

Raiders’ run game needs a new approach

The Oakland Raiders were supposed to be a run-first team. Instead, they ran for 67 yards against the Patriots … and that represented a big step forward. The Raiders gained more

September 23, 201422

How the Raiders should deal with Tyvon Branch’s latest injury

Losing strong safety Tyvon Branch last season caused all kinds of problems. His replacement, Brandian Ross, was terrible and the Raiders defense suffered as a result. Ross is no longer with

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September 22, 20144

Raiders defense looks improved despite injury issues

The Oakland Raiders traveled to New England to take on the Patriots and covered the 14-point spread. Sadly, that’s a huge accomplishment for the 2014 Raiders. After looking inept in

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September 19, 20149

Dennis Allen’s seat is scorching hot, could catch fire after trip to Foxboro & London

The Oakland Raiders are 0-2 in 2014 and 8-26 since Dennis Allen took over as head coach. Many, including Raiders owner Mark Davis, gave Allen the benefit of the doubt

September 16, 20149

With no ground game to speak of, Raiders are putting way too much pressure on Derek Carr

Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr has been one of the few things to be excited about this season. The young signal caller hasn’t had any outstanding performances, but considering

September 15, 20148

Charles Woodson says the Raiders “suck” and he’s right

After the Oakland Raiders were taken to the woodshed by the Houston Texans, losing 30-14 in a game that was nowhere near as close as the score would indicate, veteran

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September 11, 20146

Should the Raiders risk playing Maurice Jones-Drew?

Oakland Raiders starting running back Maurice Jones-Drew injured his hand in the loss to the New York Jets on Sunday and had to undergo a minor operation on Wednesday.  Reports

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