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The struggles of the Oakland Raiders since their 2002 Super Bowl Appearance have been well recognized by the rest of the NFL and fans everywhere. From 2003 on, Oakland has gone an abysmal 49-111 in the 10 seasons since that championship appearance, and along the way the Raiders have produced an endless number of organizational low lights. The worst of which include drafting JaMarcus Russell first overall in 2007 and the recent claim made by former receiver Tim Brown that former head coach Bill Callahan purposely sabotaged the team’s offensive game plan for the 2002 Super Bowl matchup with Jon Gruden’s Buccaneers.
Despite these blunders and the team’s irrelevance during the past decade conditions seems to be slowly but steadily improving in Oakland. Current head coach Dennis Allen seems to have the right ideas on how to make this team successful in the near future. While there is still much room for improvement as far as the roster is concerned, the Raiders might just have an ace up ...
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Let’s get something straight Raider Nation. The Oakland Raiders need Carson Palmer to remain on the team if this team has any chance of recovering in the next couple of seasons, because the, “Let’s throw Palmer under the bus.” rhetoric is getting a little tired at this point.
The 2012, 4-12 season wasn’t Palmer’s fault and any person who tries to argue otherwise is not...
What up RaiderNation? Welcome to this week’s edition of My Two Cents, with your favorite old geezer Raider fan, Old Timer. This week we will finish up our discussion on the possible salary cap casualties on the Raider roster. We have already discussed all but the defensive side of the ball who are set to be either exclusive rights free [...]
As an Oakland Raiders fan, I can say that I truly HATE JaMarcus Russell. He’s apparently taking his NFL return seriously. I just watched a video where Russell was being mentored in physical and football training by former QB Jeff Garcia. Let me take you back to my draft day in April of 2007: My … Continue reading »
Darren McFadden, RB, Oakland Raiders
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Oh Darren McFadden. Oh DMC. Will you ever put it all together?
That is the question every fantasy owner asks himself before hitting enter to draft McFadden. And most often it comes down to promise and this kid has it spewing from both ears. But...
1.) Who knows what the Raiders plan to do with Terrelle Pryor at this point. They chose not to play him until the last game. I thought he looked good in that start, despite getting no help from his receivers. He had the offense moving as well as it did all year. 2.) Did the … Continue reading »
In episode 5 of the Raiders Blog Podcast, Christopher Hansen (@chrishansenNFL) and Taylor Armosino (@tarmosino) discuss the Raiders cap situation and preview their needs moving into free agency.
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I guess it’s the NFL’s turn to get in on the “Harlem Shake” phenomenon. The Raiders’ Terrelle Pryor, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Jacoby Jones and a few others decided they wanted in and shot their own.
Yeah, I’m not a fan. See the problem is that the Miami Heat set the bar ridiculously high with theirs.
First off, there’s costuming, they start the video in their warm ups...