April 26, 20131

Why did the 49ers move up to draft Eric Reid? (and other questions)

The San Francisco 49ers threw a Draft Bash yesterday in San Jose, and they gave the fans what they came to see: a first round pick. Not just any first

April 26, 20131

Raiders trade No. 3 pick, still get their ‘guy’

The last time the Raiders picked in the first round, Al Davis and company selected Rolando McClain from the University of Alabama. That was two years ago. Since then, Davis has

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April 25, 201316

95.7 FM ‘The Game’ is the new Oakland Raiders flagship

95.7 FM “The Game” calls itself “the new sound for sports.” Actually, they’re the sound for live sports played inside the Oakland Coliseum, as today it was announced that the

April 25, 20130

NFL Draft Preview: potential pass rushers for the Raiders

It could be argued (rather easily) that pass rusher is the Raiders’ single greatest need. Though they’ve resigned Andre Carter — who is in line for a big season, if

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April 24, 201331

New commenting system for BASG

We’re always looking for ways to give back to everyone who reads the site, and this time we’ve modernized the site in the process. We gave the comments section here

Datone Jones
April 23, 20134

NFL Draft Preview: potential d-line targets for the Raiders

The Raiders have lost five players along the defensive line, four of which started at least eight games last season. Though Reggie McKenzie has deftly signed veterans to fill the

April 20, 20133

Raiders reportedly interested in drafting left tackle with No. 3 pick

According to the NFL Network’s Daniel Jeremiah, there is a “lot of buzz” surrounding the Oakland Raiders and one of the top left tackles available in the draft. That short

Justin Pugh
April 19, 20130

NFL Draft Preview: potential o-line targets for the Raiders

If this free agency is any indicator, the Raiders are committed to rebuilding the franchise from the inside out. To that end, today’s preview will focus on the offensive line

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April 18, 20131

NFL Draft Preview: which wide receivers will Reggie McKenzie consider?

Finally, the sequel to the first installment of the Raiders draft preview is here. As with the previous post, I will be analyzing previous drafts in order to gain insight

April 17, 20132

Raiders have easy schedule, but will it matter?

The Oakland Raiders, along with the rest of the NFL, will find out exactly when they’ll face certain teams during the 2013 season when the official schedules are released tomorrow.

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April 12, 20134

Reggie McKenzie is starting to prove his worth as a negotiator

This isn’t breaking news, by any means. It has been speculated, after all, that cornerback Joselio Hanson would re-sign for quite some time now. The amount Hanson signed for, however,

April 11, 20133

McKenzie signs three more, continues to find value in free agency

Reggie McKenzie has been picking up some goods at the NFL’s equivalent of the Grocery Outlet recently. One day after re-signing defensive end Andre Carter, McKenzie has added safety Reggie

April 09, 20132

Oakland Raiders cornerback overhaul: Part Deux

The Oakland Raiders look like they want to play some football. It was only a little over  week ago when the Raiders still needed starters at three of their four

McKenzie Allen
April 02, 20135

NFL Draft preview: which quarterbacks will Reggie McKenzie consider?

Where does truth lie? If you were to ask Stephen Colbert and Reggie McKenzie, you’d get the same answer: Your gut. Following the 2012 NFL Draft, McKenzie cited his gut

April 02, 20131

Oakland Raiders finally get back to defense, add Tracy Porter

The Oakland Raiders spent the past week concentrating on their quarterback situation, eventually trading two picks for Matt Flynn and working out a deal to send Carson Palmer to the

April 01, 20136

Raiders finish Flynn and Palmer trades, now ready to address other hundred holes on roster

The Oakland Raiders have been surrounded by a flury of rumors regarding the quarterback position for the past week. Friday, it appeared as though the Raiders would have some sort

Carson Palmer
March 31, 20135

Carson Palmer reportedly wants the 49ers, but do they want him?

After a couple rough years in the AFC West, USA Today reported on Friday night that Carson Palmer would like to move to the NFC West. The person, who spoke

March 31, 20130

Palmer and Flynn and Kolb, oh my! Recapping a hectic week of Raiders QB rumors

The Oakland Raiders had one of the most eventful non-eventful weeks of any NFL team in recent memory. Considering no actual transactions occurred, the Raider Nation still had their plates

March 27, 20134

Next Oakland Raider to get cut: Tommy Kelly

The funniest thing Tommy Kelly ever said was “Nobody is safe”. He said it after Hue Jackson replaced Quentin Groves in favor of Aaron Curry. Over two years time, Kelly was

March 26, 20136

Carson Palmer situation is certainly a quagmire, but here’s an answer

The Oakland Raiders have been very quiet ever since signing six defensive players within the first week of NFL free agency. There have been rumors of interest here and there,

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