Recap: Chargers Roster Update, Gates Returns

Yesterday on FPC Chargers writer Lee Wakefield gave his thoughts on the 'initial' 53-man roster. As always, there has already been changes. The biggest news is that Antonio Gates has returned to the Chargers. After lengthy discussions with the Future Hall of Famer, the tight...

Raiders Roundtable: The Blame Game

Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden
Granted, in every trade, winners, losers, and blame need placing. When the Raiders traded Khalil Mack to the Bears, questions, disbelief and anger resonated through the football universe.

Austin Ekeler and Melvin Gordon: One Of The League’s Most Dangerous Backfields

Just three years ago, the Los Angeles Chargers had one of the worst rushing attacks in the NFL. But due to the development of Melvin Gordon and the sudden emergence of scat-back Austin Ekeler, the Chargers now obtain one of the leagues elite backfields. However,...

Chargers ‘Initial’ 53 Man Roster Reaction

EDITOR'S NOTE: This article was written before any waiver claims the Chargers made, were official.  If you follow me on Twitter, or if you saw any of my tweets about the Chargers roster cuts on Saturday, you'd have seen that I wasn't very happy. Obviously, it's...

Chiefs Defensive Backs: Projected 53 Man Roster

Chiefs defensive backs
Analysing the Kansas City Chiefs defensive back in order to determine which players among them will make the final 53 man roster.

Raiders Defeat Seahawks, 30-19

Oakland Raiders WR Keon Hatcher
In a game more meant for the roster than win column, the Raiders thumped the Seattle Seahawks 30-19 . This caps Oakland’s eventful preseason. For those who actually care, the Raiders finished 3-1 during the summer. Also, for those who care, stop betting on...

Raiders Roster Prognostications: Offense

Raiders HC Jon Gruden and Derek Carr
There comes a point in every Raiders preseason where fans become distracted from screaming at the referees during a rerun of a game to find out who will be on the team this year. Since we are not at the point where roster cuts...

Chargers Final 53 Man Roster Prediction: Defense & Special Teams

So today I flip over to the defensive side of the ball and take a look at how I think the roster will shape up after the final cuts. I also tag on the specialists at the end. So let's get into it!   Defensive Ends...

Three Things to Watch For: Chiefs vs Packers

Chiefs vs Packers
Three things to watch for in the Chiefs vs Packers game. This is the final week of the preseason and some roster decisions are coming down to the wire.

Raiders/Seahawks: What to Watch

Oakland Raiders OL Brandon Parker
In tonight’s game, the Oakland Raiders close out their 2018 preseason with the Seattle Seahawks.

Raiders Roundtable: Starters and Rookies

Oakland Raiders DT PJ Hall
As the season approaches, the Oakland Raiders still need to assess a few things. First, the starting spots/ Granted, most appear locked up and decided. Yet, the specter of 2017 still hangs over slightly. Which starter from last year will lose his job? In...

Chargers Final 53 Man Roster Prediction: Offense

Now that the regular season is almost upon us, here's part 1 of my prediction for the Chargers Final 53 man roster. Today I'm covering the offense and then in part 2, I'll go over defense and special teams. Quarterbacks (2) Philip Rivers Geno Smith Fortunately,...

Raiders Opinion: No One Has A Clue About Mack

Raiders DE Khalil Mack
Granted, Khalil Mack and the Raiders remain apart on negotiating a contract extension. Yes, that is what I said, an extension. Currently, Mack is under contract. If you listen to the cavernous echo chamber of derpery, known as social media, facts become obscured. For...

Raiders Roster: Front Seven Predictions

Oakland Raiders DE Arden Key
When Paul Guenther took over the defense, many had no idea what to expect. Moreover, fans clamored for the big name coordinator to match the star power of the head coach. Yet, so far, all Guenther managed to is bringing a wholly effective scheme....

An Inside Look At Defensive Tackle Justin Hamilton

Justin Hamilton
An Inside Look At Defensive Tackle Justin Hamilton who has has been one of the surprises of the preseason for the Kansas City Chiefs.

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