Tag: Oakland Raiders

Grading how the Raiders addressed the top seven offseason needs

Grading how the Raiders addressed the top seven offseason needs

Grading how well Reggie McKenzie and the Oakland Raiders addressed their seven biggest needs heading into the 2017 season.

Raiders get a C+ grade for the offseason from ESPN’s Bill Barnwell

Raiders get a C+ grade for the offseason from ESPN’s Bill Barnwell

ESPN graded the Raiders offseason moves and came down with a C+ grade. We break it down and explain why our grade would be a bit higher.

Backups and role players on the Raiders to watch out for this season

Backups and role players on the Raiders to watch out for this season

Everyone likes to focus on starters but part of what will make the Raiders great this season are the backups and role players.

What the Raiders need to accomplish to feel that 2017 was a success

What the Raiders need to accomplish to feel that 2017 was a success

Expectations are at extremely high levels for the Raiders this season so what must they accomplish in order to feel that 2017 was a success?

Three guys who need a big year in 2017 for the Raiders to make a Super Bowl run

Three guys who need a big year in 2017 for the Raiders to make a Super Bowl run

The Raiders will need more than the greatness of Derek Carr and Khalil Mack to make a Super Bowl run and these three are key to making that happen.

Raiders running backs might be competing to not get traded

Raiders running backs might be competing to not get traded

The Raiders have a good problem with Jalen Richard and DeAndre Washington, two very similar backs. But could that mean one is destined to be traded?

The top five one hit wonders in Raiders history

The top five one hit wonders in Raiders history

Finalizing the series on one hit wonders who played for the Raiders as we take a look at the top one through five one hit wonders.

Derek Carr could make Reggie McKenzie’s career for him

Derek Carr could make Reggie McKenzie’s career for him

Taking a look at how Derek Carr could keep Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie employed with the team for a very long time.

Oakland Raiders One Hit Wonders: Honorable mentions

Oakland Raiders One Hit Wonders: Honorable mentions

Taking a look at one hit wonders for the Raiders who just didn’t have a big enough hit to make the top ten all time list.

Reggie McKenzie gives hint about Raiders defensive game plan

Reggie McKenzie gives hint about Raiders defensive game plan

Reggie McKenzie doesn’t often give too much information in interviews, but he gave Raiders fans a nice little tidbit on 95.7 The Game Thursday.

Breakdown of Raiders offseason dates

Breakdown of Raiders offseason dates

Taking a look at the NFL rules for offseason schedules as well as what we know about the Raiders offseason schedule so far.

Raiders continue their relationship with stupid NFL rules

Raiders continue their relationship with stupid NFL rules

The Oakland Raiders have a long history of dealing with stupid NFL rules and now is no exception as a rookie misses important time with the team.

Top ten one hit wonders on the Raiders: Six through ten

Top ten one hit wonders on the Raiders: Six through ten

Top ten one hit wonders for the Raiders: Players who showed up big time, but only for a short time before fizzling out into obscurity.

Early 53 man roster prediction for the Oakland Raiders

Early 53 man roster prediction for the Oakland Raiders

A lot can change between now and the start of the regular season, but it’s always fun to take an early look at what the final 53 man roster could look like.

A look back at the best games between the Raiders and the Patriots

A look back at the best games between the Raiders and the Patriots

The Raiders will play the Patriots in one of the most anticipated games this season. Here’s a look back at the best games between these two rivals.

What to expect from the Raiders seventh round picks in year one

What to expect from the Raiders seventh round picks in year one

Taking a look at what fans should expect in year one from the four seventh round draft picks made by the Raiders in the 2017 draft.

Where does Derek Carr fit among the greatest Raiders quarterbacks?

Where does Derek Carr fit among the greatest Raiders quarterbacks?

Derek Carr is only a few years into his career but is already one of the better quarterbacks in Raiders history, but just where does he land?

What to expect from Raiders draft pick Marquel Lee in year one

What to expect from Raiders draft pick Marquel Lee in year one

With a weak middle linebacker group, the hope is that Marquel Lee can start on day one. But is that reasonable of the Raiders to ask a 5th rounder?

Where does Rodney Hudson fit in the list of greatest Raiders centers?

Where does Rodney Hudson fit in the list of greatest Raiders centers?

Take a look at where current Raiders center, Rodney Hudson, ranks among the all time greats at the position for the franchise.

What to expect from Raiders draft pick David Sharpe in year one

What to expect from Raiders draft pick David Sharpe in year one

Unlike most of the time, with Raiders fourth round pick David Sharpe the hope is that we will not see much or any of him in his rookie season.