Raiders CB Conley Finding Stride Early In 2018

Raiders CB Gareon Conley
If there is a throwback on the Oakland Raiders roster, it is cornerback Gareon Conley.

Raiders CB Melvin Looks To Build Off Week Two Interception

Raiders CB Rashaan Melvin
Up 12 spots to #11 in the ranks of opponent passing yards per game from this point last season, the Raiders have clearly made changes. Possibly the most significant change in the Raiders’ secondary this offseason could be Rashaan Melvin.

Patrick Mahomes Six Touchdowns Help Sink Steelers

Patrick Mahomes tossed six touchdowns in his second career start in a win over the Pittsburgh Steelers this past Sunday at Heinz Field.

Proving Ground: Raiders DE Irvin Must Show Up

Raiders DE Bruce Irvin
During the all-important waning moments of fourth quarter last Sunday against the Broncos, he faltered.

Sound Scheme, Failed Execution Hurts Raiders

Raiders Head Coach Jon Gruden
Jon Gruden is proving he is not out of touch with today’s NFL, cast those 1998 jokes aside.

With No Pass Rush, Raiders LB Must Provide Their Own

Raiders LB Tahir Whitehead
Despite a brutal 20-19 loss, the Oakland Raiders can enjoy a bright spot, of sorts. The Raiders almost employ an entire new starting defense in 2018. However, outside of the secondary, nothing appears more improved than their linebacker corps. Bringing in Tahir Whitehead, Derrick...

Raiders Questions: Two Down, Fourteen Left

Raiders QB Derek Carr
After two weeks, the Raiders sit at 0-2. While many reasons exist for the winless record, questions do arise as to how this team arrived here. With fourteen games remaining, the team could still right the ship and pull out of this slide. However,...

Game Recap: Chargers 31-20 Bills

Los Angeles Chargers got their first win of the season with a 31-20 victory in Orchard Park over the Bills. However, as Philip Rivers said post game, there were “lots of positives on a long road trip but enough negatives to be a little...

Raiders Linebackers Will Lead the Way

Raiders LB Marquel Lee and Tahir Whitehead
In looking at the Raiders new linebacker group, let us start with the Raiders middle linebacker. This position has been one where the Raiders have not found any stability. As a result, cycled through a host of names at linebacker, expect the Raiders to...

Raiders Lose Heartbreaker to Broncos, 20-19

Oakland Raiders QB Derek Carr
In the second game under Jon Gruden, the Raiders entered Denver, only to see a twelve point lead evaporate.

Raiders TE Cook Looks to Build On Week One

Raiders Tight End Jared Cook
In his first game of the 2018 season, Jared Cook put the league on notice with a monster game of nine receptions and 180 yards.

Three Things to Watch For Heading Into Chargers-Bills Matchup

Heading into the season there was a lot of excitement surrounding these two teams. The Chargers were finally seen as a true Super Bowl contender following their near-cinderella run to the playoffs last season. And although the Bills aren't seen as the most fearsome...

Chiefs-Steelers Preview: Is This the Year?

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A preview of the upcoming Chiefs-Steelers game. Can Kansas CIty get a rare win in Pittsburgh? Will Mahomes ball-out facing a potent offense?

Raiders S Nelson Needs Benching

Raiders S Reggie Nelson
With his signature dreads  and his penchant for being a ballhawk , Reggie Nelson quickly earned the Predator moniker.

Raiders Add Veteran Defensive Tackles to Roster

Oakland Raiders DT Johnathan Hankins
With two of their tackles ailing with foot injuries, the Raiders scoured the free agent wire.

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