The Rebirth Of The Oakland Raiders

Reggie McKenzie

What an awful day it was  to be an Oakland Raiders fan. Not only were they forced to watch Tom Brady and the New England Patriots play the hated Denver Broncos on the 12th anniversary of the infamous tuck rule, but they also had to watch the cross […]

Oakland Raiders Running Back Darren McFadden Is A Bust


Who would have forecasted that Darren McFadden’s exit from Oakland would be met with yawns? At the height of McFadden’s NFL career, he was the face of the downtrodden Oakland Raiders franchise. Not only was McFadden loved by the Raider Nation, but he […]

Oakland Raiders Should Appear On “Hard Knocks”

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Many in the Raider Nation have expressed dismay and outrage that the NFL could force the Oakland Raiders to appear on the hit HBO series “Hard Knocks.” The show would give viewers unprecedented access to coaches and players throughout the Raiders’ offseason. Old school […]

Can Arizona Cardinals’ Carson Palmer Finally be the Man to Replace Kurt Warner?

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The Arizona Cardinals have been searching for a franchise quarterback since the retirement of future Hall of Fame quarterback Kurt Warner in 2010. To the dismay of All-Pro wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald, the Cardinals have played musical chairs with their quarterbacks. […]

Who Will Win Oakland Raiders’ Starting Left Guard Job in Training Camp?

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One of the most interesting stories in Oakland Raiders training camp is who will win the battle to become the starting left guard. Two second-year players, Tony Bergstrom and Lucas Nix, will fight it out in Napa to become the starter. […]

Oakland Raiders Need Menelik Watson to Win Starting Job

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  When Reggie McKenzie passed on a defensive lineman with the second-round pick, many pundits were surprised but Florida State offensive tackle Menelik Watson does help improve the Oakland Raiders porous offensive line. Watson is an all-world athlete who has […]

Oakland Raiders Training Camp Profile: Nick Kasa

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With the departure of tight end Brandon Myers in free agency the Oakland Raiders’ tight end position is a big question mark heading into training camp. sixth round pick Nick Kasa has a shot at becoming the starting tight end this […]

Who Will be the Oakland Raiders’ Punter?

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There are very few players in the league who will be replacing an NFL legend this season. Yeah, Shane Lechler was a punter and not a quarterback, but he had put up the greatest numbers a punter has ever had in […]

Marcel Reece Is the Oakland Raiders’ Most Important Offensive Player

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Pro Bowl fullback Marcel Reece will be the Oakland Raiders‘ most important offensive player in the 2013 season. While it might not look like a good omen for any NFL offense that a fullback is their best player, Reece has […]

Oakland Raiders Must Make Jacoby Ford Essential Part of Offense

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New offensive coordinator Greg Olsen must find a way to get the ball in wide receiver Jacoby Ford‘s hands this season. When the Oakland Raiders drafted him in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL draft, everyone expected Ford to […]

The Woodson Effect: Dennis Allen Can Finally Run Aggressive Defense for Oakland Raiders

Charles Woodson

Last season, the Oakland Raiders had arguably the worst secondary in the NFL. One can argue that the 2012 Raiders defensive backs were the worst of the decade. Both mediocre starting cornerbacks Shawntae Spencer and Ronald Bartell went down to injury early in the season. Safety Michael Huff and […]

Yes Friggin Way: Charles Woodson Comes Back Home to Oakland Raiders

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Sorry Champ Bailey, Charles Woodson has come back home to play for the Oakland Raiders. Raiders fans across the world will be rejoicing to the news of Woodson once again roaming the O.Co coliseum. Woodson represents the old guard of […]