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Denver, CO. Although both the Denver Broncos and Oakland Raiders have identical 1-2 records through three weeks of the 2012 regular season, each team has gotten to this point in entirely different ways. The Broncos have battled through a brutal September schedule, and even though they have dropped two of their first three, they have scored the exact amount of total points that their opponents have, which is 77. Denver has lost two straight tough games after making furious comebacks late in each game, only to come up a bit short. The Broncos have shown that their overall talent level is quite a bit better than in recent memory, as they have plenty of reasons for optimism going forward. On the other side of things, Oakland shocked the Steelers this past weekend to notch their first victory, after two awful performances against San Diego and Miami. The Raiders have scored just 61 points for the year, while giving up 88. They obviously realized that going to an 0-3 record would ha...
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The final NFL injury report is released every Friday, and if you look close enough, and do a little research you can get a sneak peek at the next week’s waiver wire. This article will cover players that could potentially have breakout games in week 4, and will be hot commodities off the waiver wire in week 5. If you have a low waiver priority, you might want to pick up your...
This week’s Oakland Raiders’ game could be against anyone. The best team, the worst team, or anyone in between. When it is time to play Denver, the focus leads to the Raider’s long extended rivalry with the Broncos. To me, we have to put that in the back of our minds this week. The team [...]
The Pro Football Hall of Fame Committee has announced the newest crop of nominees into their prestigious club. How about former Oakland Raiders, you ask? Among the newest group of possible new members, lie a group of men that have at one point in their careers donned the Silver and Black. Lucky 13 is the [...]
Fans of ABC’s The Bachelor know Emily Maynard’s story well. Even those who aren’t fans of the show know Emily Maynard’s story well. She was engaged to Nascar driver Ricky Hendrick, who was killed in a plane crash on the way … Continue reading →
Receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey and tight end Richard Gordon will miss Sunday's game for the Oakland Raiders in Denver with injuries.
The team announced Saturday the status for both players had been downgraded and they will miss the game against the Broncos.
Heyward-Bey did not practice all week as he recovered from a helmet-to-helmet hit that sent him to the hospital last Sunday...
Looks like a personal foul is being called on Bachlorette Emily Maynard. In August, US Weekly had Jef Holm’s brother accused Maynard of texting with another man. Now, the magazine has revealed the texter was Oakland Raider quarterback Matt Leinart.
Holm’s ex Kaylee Shepherd confirms the rumors, “He said the story was 100 percent accurate. When she put her phone down, [Jef...
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey claims that he doesn’t remember suffering a nasty hit against the Steelers last week.
“I don’t remember any of it,” said Heyward-Bey according to the AP, via NFL.com.
Heyward-Bey is listed as doubtful for this week’s game. He hasn’t even resumed running yet.
“So far, I’ve been able to walk, talk and eat,” said...
Coming off of a surprising, yet quite impressive win over Pittsburgh, the Oakland Raiders look to make it two in a row as they travel to Denver to take on the Broncos. A win over the Broncos would push the Raiders to 2-2 heading into their bye week, and would be a great way of [...]
This Sunday the Oakland Raiders will be going up against long time rival, the Denver Broncos. The Raiders lead this series overall with a record of 53 wins, 39 losses and 1 tie. The Raiders hope to make that 54 wins this Sunday, but the Broncos will do their best to keep it from happening. [...]
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey, who was knocked out of the game last Sunday by Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Mundy, said on Friday that he has no hard feelings towards Mundy for the hit, according to the Associated Press.
Despite not having any hard feelings, Heyward-Bey also has no recollection of the hit that left him with a concussion and neck strain. The...
Oakland Raiders @ Denver BroncosOakland Raiders: Another game that likely cost more than a few survivor pool players, as the Raiders were able to come back at home and take a game from the Steelers.Pittsburgh looked like they had the game well in hand.But then Carson Palmer stormed back, throwing for three touchdowns and showing that he’s a viable starter if you’ve been forced...
One of the – if not the – biggest plays of the week 3 contest versus the Steelers was the first running play of the Raiders where Darren McFadden scampered virtually untouched 64 yards down the field and into the end zone for their first rushing touchdown of the season.
The play was significant for a number of reasons – it tied up the score, shifted momentum and gave...
2012 Week 4 – Oakland Raiders at Denver Broncos – The BT GameBlog.
We’re trying a different format for this week. Follow me on Twitter @BroncoTalk for updates throughout the game, otherwise keep it locked into the comments below. We’ll be here discussing the game through all four quarters, posting stats, and more!