While the Oakland Raiders came away with a dramatic win over the “Los Angeles” Chargers on Thursday, they also head into the 10-day break with some injuries to their secondary. First, slot corner Lamarcus Joyner pulled up with what appeared to be a hamstring injury, then (while intercepting a Philip Rivers pass) Karl Joseph suffered […]
On a night where they were needed the most, the Raiders defense stepped up in a huge way to get a huge win for a team that still has playoff hopes.
It’s easy to remember what made me become a Raiders fan in the mid-1980s. Howie Long. Marcus Allen. Al Davis. Skull & Crossbones. Silver & Black. Superbowl XVIII. With those names and traditions, it’s also easy for a non-Raiders fan to understand why. One of my two oldest NFL buddies in London…Rob…became a Detroit Lions […]
After a big win on Sunday, the Raiders have a clear path to the playoffs. The only question is if they can play with enough consistency to get there.
It’s ok to admit that Raiders first round pick, Clelin Ferrell has not lived up to expectations while also acknowledging he deserves time to develop.