September 24, 20151

How the Ravens tricked Ken Norton Jr. into taking one of his best players off the field

The Oakland Raiders have struggled massively rushing the passer this season. They’ve yet to log one sack and only come close to a sack once, when Khalil Mack whiffed while

September 20, 20155

Carr, Cooper and Crabtree propel Raiders to 37-33 victory over Ravens

The Oakland Raiders couldn’t stop the Ravens. However, the offense was so good that it didn’t matter as the Raiders won in a shootout, 37-33. One week removed from a

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September 18, 20152

Raiders’ upset hopes rest on Khalil Mack, Aldon Smith

By all appearances, the Oakland Raiders had a solid offseason. Almost anyone who paid attention felt like the franchise was finally ready to field a competitive football team. Maybe not

September 16, 20153

Raiders coaches needs to get it together, and quick

The Oakland Raiders have a defensive coordinator, a head coach and a general manager who’ve played linebacker in the NFL. So it’s mind-boggling that the linebackers were easily the biggest

September 13, 201513

Raiders get blown out of the water in every way possible

The Oakland Raiders were worse than anyone could have imagined in their home opener against the Cincinnati Bengals. All optimism was dashed as the Raiders were beaten in every aspect

September 11, 20151

Oakland Raiders offense remains a mystery

The Oakland Raiders have a new offensive coordinator and new starters at seven of the eleven positions on offense. During the preseason we were given a glimpse of what those new

September 10, 201515

More wins in 2015: 49ers or Raiders?

It’s the football question I’ve been asked the most over the last few months, and the reasons why are obvious. It represents the kind of fruit that hangs even lower

September 09, 201511

Oakland Raiders defense will be boom or bust

The Oakland Raiders have a young quarterback in Derek Carr trying to prove he is the franchise player they’ve been looking for and a highly touted rookie wide receiver in

September 07, 201515

Kephart clown show did more harm than good

Floyd Kephart, a private financial expert, was chosen by the city of Oakland to conjure up an investment plan for Coliseum City, an ambitious attempt to keep the Raiders, A’s

September 04, 20151

Matt McGloin and Seth Roberts are big winners in Raiders’ final preseason game

On a night when none of the starters for the Oakland Raiders outside of D.J. Hayden got any playing time, it was backup quarterback Matt McGloin and roster bubble wide

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August 31, 20153

Derek Carr struggles as Khalil Mack shines in Raiders’ third preseason game

The Oakland Raiders hosted the Arizona Cardinals in the oh-so-important third preseason game on Sunday night and the results were a mixed bag. Though they lost the game, it’s not

August 26, 201514

Floyd Kephart and Coliseum City took body blow after body blow on Tuesday

The attempt to build a new stadium for the Raiders in Oakland has become almost comical at this point. When details of developer Floyd Kephart’s plan for Coliseum City were leaked,

August 24, 20159

Winners and losers from Raiders vs. Vikings (preseason game No. 2)

As we all know, it really doesn’t matter much if you win or lose your preseason games, what matters is the evaluation of individual performances in those games. So while

August 21, 20153

Raiders hope to build on momentum from solid first preseason game

The Oakland Raiders walked away with an 18-3 win over the St. Louis Rams in Week 1 of the preseason. Clearly, the score is not what matters. Individual player performance,

August 18, 20151

Raiders rehab projects doing better than usual

It seems like every year the Oakland Raiders reach on a free agent who has very little value, with hopes of rehabilitating him and getting a great deal. Last season

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August 12, 20159

Who’s to blame for Oakland’s failure to present a viable stadium plan for the Raiders?

This question is a hot topic among fans of the Raiders who want them to stay in Oakland. NFL owners met in Chicago on Tuesday to hear from the Raiders,

August 04, 20150

How Khalil Mack is helping Derek Carr find success

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr was walking through training camp when he saw linebacker Khalil Mack speaking with a group of reporters. Unable to help himself, Carr shouted “Franchise!” as

August 03, 20152

Early star of Raiders training camp: former 49er Michael Crabtree

With the first three days of training camp for the Oakland Raiders officially in the books, one player has stood out above all of the rest. He’s made the secondary

May 18, 201523

Report: Plan for Raiders stadium in Oakland is “gurgling blood”

The Oakland Raiders need a new home and the fans are torn between the two options. Having found success in both Oakland and Los Angeles, the Raiders are a rarity

May 08, 20151

Raiders making moves to help Derek Carr

When Jack Del Rio was hired as the head coach of the Oakland Raiders, one of the first things he said was that he wanted to make sure that Derek

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