Found January 29, 2014 on NFL Draft Diamonds:
PLAYERS: Matt McGloin
TEAMS: Oakland Raiders
I wanted to make a list different than anyone else on the web’s lists because we root for the underdog on NFL Draft Diamonds.  Even though we feel a 2nd round pick is still high, we have found five guys who we consider great options outside of the first round. We will start the list […]The post 2014 NFL Draft: Top 5 QB Prospects outside the first round appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.

Is Matt McGloin “your guy” if the Super Bowl is at stake?

The Oakland Raiders have not yet found their franchise quarterback. Or have they? At least two players on the team appear to think so. is doing a series of posts reflecting the results of player polls conducted during the season. The other day I wrote about the fact that head coach Dennis Allen received votes from the Raiders locker room as the head coach players would most...

Marquette King likes Mortal Combat and astronomy, I like Naya Rivera

Oakland Raiders punter Marquette King was apparently in the mood to share some of his favorite things with Twitter. He started by revealing he is a bit of a closet nerd… Astronomy is Awesome! — Marquette King (@MarquetteKing) January 26, 2014 After that did not seem to start up much of an exciting conversation, he turned to something that more people could relate to: classic...

Why Raiders QB Jim Plunkett is not a Hall of Famer

It seems that some of Raider Nation disagrees with some of the content in my last article, Top 5 Raiders that should be in the NFL Hall of Fame. Apparently I left off a very important person in Raider history, former Raiders quarterback, Jim Plunkett. So why did I leave Plunkett off of my list? Why not at least give him honorable mention? It was for the same reason that he hasn...

WATCH: Raiders WR Rod Streater spoofs Beats by Dre commericals

By now, you have probably seen the Beats by Dre commercials starring various NFL stars, which shows them tuning out the outside world through the magical powers of the headphones.But Oakland Raiders wide receiver Rod Streater's spoof of those aforementioned commercials is brilliant.Watch as Streater's neighbors come to his house attempting to sell him some cookies for charity...

Oakland Raiders draft countdown: Jadeveon Clowney

Breaking down the first of five prospects the Raiders need to shoot for in the 2014 NFL Draft: Jadeveon Clowney. In 2013, the Oakland Raiders were a mess on both sides of the ball. While their offense could barely gain a first down, the defense could not stop giving up first downs. Right defensive end Lamarr Houston provided the only consistent pressure. Defensive tackle Vance Walker...

Rod Streater steals from a kid in hilarious new commercial

The Oakland Raiders are finally getting into the act with the new series of commercials for the Beats by Dre noise cancelling headphones. The series of commercials drew a lot of attention when one was made depicting San Francisco 49ers quarterback using the headphones to cancel out what appeared to be a rowdy group of Seattle Seahawks fans. Now, the Beats by Dre commercial crew has...

Raiders worked out former CFL Grey Cup MVP, could be McFadden’s replacement?

The Oakland Raiders are in danger of losing running back Darren McFadden in free agency, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that they have conducted a workout with another potential running back. Well the Raiders worked out a former NFL player and a Canadian Football icon this week. According to Adam Caplan of ESPN, the Raiders […]The post Raiders worked out former CFL Grey...

Raiders workout CFL RB Kory Sheets

According to Adam Caplan of ESPN, Saskatchewan Roughriders running back Kory Sheets worked out for the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday. Sheets was the second leading rusher in the CFL this past season with 1,598 yards. He also had 12 touchdowns and helped the Roughriders win their fourth Grey Cup in team history.

Oakland Raiders work out former MVP running back

The Oakland Raiders are now a Reggie McKenzie led team. That means they will leave no stone un turned in their search for talent to make the team better. Almost as soon as the Raiders season was over, McKenzie began working out NFL street free agents, signing some to future/reserve contracts. Most of those will likely be no more than camp bodies, but the point is McKenzie wants to...

Raiders lack of depth on defense attributed for late season decline

The Oakland Raiders point to a tired defense that led to the unit’s late-season decline. The defense wilted down the stretch, giving up 30-plus points in four of the last five weeks. Raiders struggled with the fundamentals, shoddy tackling, and the pass rush wasn't effective.

Raiders reason for hope: The #5 pick in the NFL Draft

“With the fifth pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders select…” And Raider Nation holds its collective breath, anxiously awaiting the next few words out of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s mouth. You’re a Raiders fan. This is one of the few things that you have to look forward to right now. Your team isn’t playing in the Super Bowl so all you have to look forward...

Rod Streater hilariously spoofs Beats by Dre commercial

Rod Streater, a WR on the Oakland Raiders, came out with an absolutely hysterical spoof of the popular Beats by Dre commercial that features Colin Kaepernick and Richard Sherman. In the actual commercials, Kaepernick and Sherman put on their Beats headphones to block out being heckled by fans and the media. In this parody, Streater puts on his Beats for a slightly different, funnier...

Raiders WR Rod Streater spoofs ‘Beats by Dre’ ads

The Beats By Dre commercials have become one of the most popular campaigns. The clips, often extending over two minutes on YouTube versions, show athletes trying to block out their nay-sayers, opposing fans or even the media by putting on their noise canceling head phones. Then the song “The Man”by Aloe Blacc comes on. Oakland Raiders wide receiver Rod Streater decided to make...

Video: Raiders wide receiver Rod Streater spoofs Beats by Dre commercial

This Beats by Dre spoof with wide receiver Rod Streater had me rolling. It's easily the best thing to come from the Oakland Raiders in 2014.

10 plays that shaped Raiders’ season: No. 7

ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Our chronological journey through the Plays That Defined The Oakland Raiders' Season takes us to Game 8, when the Raiders were a vi...
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