The Oakland Raiders are in the midst of one of the franchises most horrific stretches of football having lost 4 straight games surrendering at least 34 points in each of those games being outscored 169-79. So it would come as no suprirse that emotions were running high when they were getting pumped by the Bengals right out of the gates following behind 24-0 in the 1st half. During...
Three players were ejected for an on-field brawl in the fourth quarter of the Cincinnati Bengals' 34-10 victory over the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, leaving them in line for major fines.
A scrum started when one of Cincinnati's plays was blown dead because of a false start. Defensive end Lamarr Houston tackled quarterback Andy Dalton, apparently unaware of the whistle. Bengals...
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November 25, 2012
Although we don't condone fighting here at Outside the Boxscore, that doesn't mean we don't enjoying watching it.
In the fourth quarter of today's Raiders/Bengals game, a small fight broke out after Raiders defensive end Lamarr Houston took down Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton during a penalty.
The fight eventually caused three players to be ejected...
Three players were ejected during a fourth-quarter brawl between the Raiders and Bengals. Here is a video of the dust-up.
Raiders DE Lamarr Houston was named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for Week Seven.
Houston had eight tackles, one sack and one forced fumble in Oaklands comeback 26-23 win over the Jaguars. Source: ProFootball Weekly Attached Thumbnails
The Oakland Raiders have their first Defensive Player of the Week since week 17 of the 2010 season. That’s a long time for any defense to go without an outstanding performance for a single team. In case you were wondering, the last Raiders’ player to do it was also a defensive end, Kam Wimbley. Lamarr Houston did everything you can [...]
After a tough loss to the Falcons, the Oakland Raiders look to continue to show signs of improvement against the Jacksonville Jaguars at the O.co Coliseum. The Silver&Black are the only team not on a bye week in the AFC West division this week and a win against the also 1-4 Jaguars would put them only one game behind the [...]
Lamarr Houston showed a lot of promise his rookie season in 2010 and many fans, media and, presumably, coaches thought he'd really be able to become a force at LDE last season. Houston did not have a bad season - he actually put up good numbers on tackles with 51 total - but his sack numbers dropped precipitately in 2011. Houston was only able to bring the QB down once last...
About 3 weeks ago, I wrote a post-combine Mock Draft, without clear-cut information , I had to assume the compensatory picks the Oakland Raiders would receive. Earlier in the week the NFL announced the Raiders would receive; 3rd round (95th overall), 4th round (129th overall), and 5th round (168th overall) compensatory picks, along with 5th [...]
In the NFL, defensive ends are key in both stopping the run, and rushing the passer. There are many who specialize in one or the other, while finding players who can be productive in both areas is rare. The Oakland Raiders have two young defensive ends who possess that very rare ability. Lamarr Houston and [...]