jack of the river
January 12, 20158

Raiders to have second interview with Jack Del Rio on Tuesday

The Oakland Raiders are going to be sitting with Jack Del Rio for the second time this offseason. The Raiders, who fired their head coach after Week 4 of the regular

romo papa mark davis
January 06, 2015122

Greg Papa on Mike Shanahan: “I don’t want him coaching the Raiders.”

When news broke that the Oakland Raiders interviewed Mike Shanahan, many NFL observers paused and scratched their heads. For Raiders’ announcer Greg Papa, it was more than just confusing … it

January 06, 20151

Jack Del Rio may be the best the Raiders can get

The Oakland Raiders roster in 2015 will be better than the one that Dennis Allen took over back in 2012. The Raiders believe they now have their franchise quarterback in Derek

January 05, 20152

2014 Raiders Roster Review: Quarterback

The Oakland Raiders are currently in the middle of a search for their next head coach and whoever they hire will have a lot of work to do. The team

December 31, 20148

Silver and Boring: Raiders need to liven up their head coach search

When the Oakland Raiders reportedly offered Jim Harbaugh more money than Michigan did, many fans took that as a sign that owner Mark Davis was ready to hire a big

sparano manning
December 29, 20142

Raiders end season with a blowout loss; now it’s time to end Sparano’s tenure

Over the final six weeks of the season, the Oakland Raiders boasted a record of .500, winning every other game in that span. After going more than 16 games without

December 23, 20140

Raiders tackle Menelik Watson gives family in need more than $36,000

The Oakland Raiders, like all NFL teams, frequently send players out to do charity work. It’s also not uncommon for players to organize community events on their own time, putting together

December 22, 20144

Young Raiders WRs make argument for roster spots in 2015

The Oakland Raiders won their third game of the season and their third out of the last five games. In each win, one or two players stood out as the

sparano carr
December 18, 20144

Carr says he’d love to see Sparano back, likely won’t get his wish

Tony Sparano (2-8) has done a slightly better job this season of coaching the Oakland Raiders than his predecessor, Dennis Allen (0-4). And despite those eight losses (including two epic blowouts),

pete jim
December 17, 20145

Why I don’t believe Harbaugh will coach the Michigan Wolverines (anytime soon)

Sometimes I write about bits of information people tell me. I refer to those people as “sources,” because it’s tough to find a better way to describe those who provide information anonymously. Other

carr chiefs raiders
December 15, 20142

Once again, Raiders blown out after a win

The Oakland Raiders secured their first win of the season against the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 11. The following Sunday, the Raiders lost 52-0 in St. Louis. The Raiders got their

Los Angeles Raiders
December 11, 201419

Rumors of a Raiders move Los Angeles gaining steam

It’s looking more and more like the Oakland Raiders may not be the Oakland Raiders for a whole lot longer. Ever since signing a one-year lease extension with the Oakland

December 08, 20141

Weird trivia: That wasn’t Donald Penn’s first TD reception against 49ers

The first touchdown for the Oakland Raiders against the San Francisco 49ers was a less than conventional one. Third and goal from the three yard line and Raiders quarterback Derek

December 08, 20143

By the numbers: Raiders 24, 49ers 13

The numbers tell the story of an ugly game for the 49ers. 54.4 – Colin Kaepernick’s passer rating. Ranked 32nd of his 36 regular season starts. 140.2 – Derek Carr’s passer rating.

carr 49ers
December 08, 20141

How Derek Carr completed 78% of his passes against the 49ers

Derek Carr had probably the worst game of his career when he and the Oakland Raiders were drubbed by the St. Louis Rams 52-0. Carr and the Raiders offense was

Carr Kaepernick
December 07, 201426

Harbaugh & Kaepernick hit a new low: Raiders 24, 49ers 13

Many wondered why Jim Harbaugh would want to coach the Oakland Raiders. After the Raiders got a good look at the San Francisco 49ers, one might wonder why they’d want Harbaugh. The

December 05, 20140

Sparano: Raiders will “continue to rotate” Murray with McFadden and Jones-Drew

All season long, one of the biggest story lines for the Oakland Raiders has been the complete and utter lack of a run game. After putting up some of the

December 05, 20147

A message to Bay Area football fans

The 49ers and Raiders will hit the O.Co field Sunday afternoon in a battle of two teams flaunting completely different kinds of disappointment. For the Raiders, who finally cleared a

December 02, 20143

Blowout loss should ensure Tony Sparano’s exit

If there was any question before, there should be none now: Tony Sparano will not be the head coach of the Oakland Raiders in 2015. The Raiders have only won

Jim Harbaugh SF 49ers
December 01, 201448

No “apology” from Harbaugh today (plus what might be the scariest post-49ers Harbaugh scenario)

Jim Harbaugh appeared to enjoy himself during this afternoon’s press conference, which shows a personality trait of his that probably drives his bosses crazy. With the team looking likely to

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