Overreaction: The Calm Around the Mack Contract Issue

Oakland Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie
With rumors flying, speculation, hot takes, and hearsay run wild as well. By that standard, the Raiders signing veteran defensive lineman touched off the Offseason Outrage Meter.

Should the Chargers Trade for Rob Gronkowski?

On Friday night, a rumor went around the Twitterverse that there was going to be some big news coming out of New England. Shortly after that, everyone was talking about Rob Gronkowski and to be more specific; Rob Gronkowski being traded. Throughout the weekend the...

Opinion: Hall of Fame Inconsistency for Flores, Owens

Raiders legendary coach Tom Flores
In reality, Tom Flores and Terrell Owens may not have much in common except football. Yet, for one to wait almost twenty years and the other to wait at all is a slap in the face to their achievements.

Raiders QB Carr Hopes to Avoid Late Season Swoon

Raiders HC Gruden and QB Carr
By all accounts, Derek Carr can lead the Raiders to lofty heights. With Gruden designing the scheme, Carr’s path seems on an upward trend.

FPC Raiders Roundtable: The Gruden Method

Oakland Raiders TE Jared Cook
For years, the Raiders suffered through lackluster coaching and the results matched the sideline. Now, Jon Gruden takes the reins and the time to see how this pans out starts immediately. FPC Raiders writers Ray Aspuria and Chris Simmons discuss the state of coaching...

Simmons Says: Raiders Approach, Pressure

Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden
In the first installment of Simmons Says, I will explore the Warriors parallel and if the pressure to win could envelop the Raiders.

The Hopeful Evolution of Raiders S Joseph

Oakland Raiders safety Karl Joseph
When the Raiders selected Karl Joseph fourteenth overall in 2016, they envisioned a stalwart.

Raiders Roundtable: Melifonwu and Nick Nelson

Oakland Raiders safety Obi Melifonwu
This season, the Raiders appear to have solved many problems while newer issues arise.

Alex Smith Brings In New Role

With the 2018 NFL season just a couple months from starting, the Washington Redskins enter a season where many are expecting big things from them and rightfully so. The years of being the laughing stock should be over. Excitement: The first official Redskins move happened this...

Raiders DL Carradine Hoping to Display Run Stuffing

Oakland Raiders DL Tank Carradine
Cornelius “Tank” Carradine was a 49ers conundrum for the first three years of his pro career. Taken in the second round of the 2013 draft (40th overall) out of Florida State, San Francisco was expecting to get an edge rusher who racked up 11...

Will the Raiders Effectively Use the Tight End?

Oakland Raiders WR Jared Cook
One of the easiest ways to see how Jon Gruden acclimates to this day in age of the NFL offense is watching how he deploys the Oakland Raiders tight ends.

Los Angeles Chargers: Key Games in 2018

Every time the schedule is released we all look through it, pick out our favorite games, then immediately circle them on the calendar and look forward to them until they roll around. Every season has key games and milestones, I've looked through the Bolts schedule...

The Raiders Must Roll Through LA to Win West

Raiders rival Philip Rivers
Yet, for the Oakland Raiders, trouble sits in their own division.

Raiders Opinion: Rolling the Dice With Bryant

Oakland Raiders WR Martavis Bryant
The Raiders gambled on Martavis Bryant.

Going Home: Raiders DC Guenther Preps for AFC North

Oakland Raiders rival Antonio Brown
When examining the 2018 schedule, the Raiders must contend with the AFC North.

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