Raiders/Packers: Five Things to Watch

Oakland Raiders receiver Jordy Nelson
When the Raiders welcome the Packers to Oakland tonight, fans will see the progress under Jon Gruden. In addition, storylines will abound, as these two teams own a myriad of connections. With that said, here are five storylines to watch surrounding this contest. The Mack...

Raiders Roundtable: Best Former Player As A Coach

Oakland Raiders legend Charles Woodson
During the preseason, scores of legends return to Napa and see the Raiders up close and person. Like a rite of summer, these retired players go home and see how the modern versions of themselves perform.

Raiders Critique: Head Coach Jon Gruden

Oakland Raiders Head Coach Jon Gruden
With every positive aspect that Jon Gruden brings to the table, room for improvement always exists. Therefore, careful analysis requires thoughtful consideration. To answer the question of critiquing Gruden, FPC Raiders writers Berry, Aspuria, and Richards   Berry Gruden needs to call out Obi more or just...

Raiders Fall to Rams, 19-15

Oakland Raiders vs LA Rams
n their return to the LA Coliseum, the Oakland Raiders fell to the LA Rams, 19-15.

Raiders LB Lee Challenging for Snaps

Raiders LB Marquel Lee
“What a difference a year makes” certainly rings true for Marquel Lee. The Oakland Raiders’ 22-year-old second-year linebacker is ascending the depth chart at a rapid rate and appears to have a hold on earning the starting middle linebacker gig. That’s very different from a...

How the Raiders Need to Avoid Drama

Oakland Raiders QB Derek carr
Although the Raiders enjoyed a successful 2018 preseason debut, the elephant in the room remains.

Raiders Opinion: LT Penn Makes Sound Decision

Oakland Raiders tackle Donald Penn.
When Donald Penn agreed to restructure his deal, a collective smile filled the fanbase. The Raiders keep a Pro Bowl-caliber left tackle.

Raiders Recap: By the Numbers

Raiders QB Connor Cook
During the Raiders/Lions game, Oakland played well enough. With the eyes of the fanbase locked on, the Raiders began their second voyage with Jon Gruden. Granted, a 16-10 score looks great. However, points aside, the game provided a myriad of numbers to digest. [youtube...

Raiders Defeat Lions, 16-10 In Preseason Opener

Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden
Although the score of a preseason game does not always represent how team fared. Yet, the Raiders defeated the Detroit Lions, 16-10.  Even meaningless preseason games contain truckloads of valuable insight and information.   Crisp Schemes For the first time in years, the Raiders played with a...

Redskins Should Trade for Khalil Mack

Having the future Hall of Famer will bolster Redskins defense and playoff opportunity When the Redskins drafted Preston Smith in the second round of the 2015 NFL draft, they couldn't have expected this.  In Smith's three years in the NFL, two as a starter, he...

Raiders/Lions Preview Interview

Lions Head Coach Matt Patricia
When the Lions enter this Friday, the Raiders and their fanbase will chomp at the bit for kickoff. Throughout the offseason, with rumors swirling, RaiderNation held fast to the belief that football cures stress. With that said, FPC Lions Managing Editor Matt Urben...

The Raiders Will Not Trade Mack, Let It Go

Oakland Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack
During the offseason, rumors and innuendo will cloud common sense. In reality, common sense becomes less common. For instance, the ever growing thought of the Raiders actually trading Khalil Mack. Granted, the fervor does not appear overwhelming, yet pockets of it exist. Under those...

Raiders CB Nick Nelson: Finding Camp Snaps

Oakland Raiders CB Nick Nelson
With the news of second-year cornerback Gareon Conley’s injury, the Raiders will examine all internal options.

2018 Raiders Camp: QB, Miller, Atmosphere

Raiders OL Kolton Miler
Yesterday, the 2018 Raiders wore pads for the first time in camp. Now, many will not see that as a big deal. Yet, that pop after the snap signals the beginning of preseason. With so much on the line for Oakland, the ability to...

2018 Raiders Schedule: NFC West Secondaries

Raiders Rival Aqib Talib
In 2018, the Raiders tangle with the NFC West. Consequently, the new passing offense with Derek Carr at the helm will see interesting secondaries

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Chiefs-49ers Preview: The Home Opener Has Arrived

When the Chiefs schedule came out, few thought the team would enter their home opening contest with a 2-0 record. After the two big road wins, the excitement has continued to rise coming into this Sunday. It will be Patrick Mahomes' first career home start as a Chief. The fans will be ready to get Arrowhead Stadium rocking like they do every home game. Let's go ahead and take a look at some headlines coming into Sunday's Chiefs-49ers game.
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David Wright, captain of the New York Mets, is calling it a career after 14 seasons in the big leagues. Wright, 35, has valiantly...

MLB Playoffs: September 18 Update

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