Raiders C Hudson Established Rep As Best In NFL

Oakland Raiders Center Rodney Hudson
While skill position players capture the lion’s share of the praise, Raiders center Rodney Hudson deserves more.

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 Opinion: Dunder-Mifflin Opens Oakland Branch

Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden
Nevertheless,  for the Raiders, it appears that Jon Gruden is both Michael and Dwight. Dwight represents the inner thoughts of Gruden while Michael represents his actions.

Last Laugh: Raiders Owner Silences Critics

Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis
Much is said of his haircut, his choice of vehicle, phone, and cuisine. Moreover, by all accounts, Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis has taken the ribbing in stride and laughed along with it. Nevertheless, that is where the laughter ends. Whether you love him or...

Three Raiders Facing Uncertain Futures On Roster

Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith
It is the week of the combine. By this point, every team knows what they are looking for. Conversely, what they do not want also becomes evident. For the Raiders, this is new territory. Head Coach Jon Gruden makes the tough decisions regarding who...

Raiders HC Gruden: The Quotes That Define Him

Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden
When Jon Gruden took over the Raiders this winter, a palpable shift resonated.

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Raiders Exercise Patience Regarding DL

Oakland Raiders draft prospect Da'Ron Payne
While either player would be significant help for the Raiders’ defensive line, Payne appears to be a better fit.

2018 Raiders Draft Prospect: Backup QB Riley Ferguson

Oakland Raiders draft prospect Riley Ferguson
2018 Raiders Draft Prospect Name: Riley Ferguson School: Memphis Position: QB Ht: 6’ 4” Wt: 210 lbs. Raiders Fit The Raiders showed what could happen when their starting quarterback gets hurt, and the last couple of years have not been kind to starter Derek Carr. When Carr goes down, the entire...

Forgive or Forget: Former Raiders WR Crabtree’s Mindset

Former Raiders WR Michael Crabtree
In Week 12, the Oakland Raiders will travel to Baltimore to face the Ravens. While it feels like these teams play each season, this matchup will feel different.

2018 Raiders Draft Prospect: LB Micah Kiser

Oakland Raiders draft prospect Micah Kiser
Additionally, Kiser fits the middle linebacker prototype for Paul Guenther’s defense. The scheme requires a downhill MLB to make plays around the line and show the ability to control the second level.

2018 Raiders Draft Prospect: WR Dylan Cantrell

Oakland Raiders draft prospect Dylan Cantrell
In essence, Cantrell gives the Raiders a young receiver that could learn under Jordy Nelson.

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Raiders Rival: Denver WR Daesean Hamilton
The son of the Oakland Raiders general manager is now a Chief.

Attitude: Raiders FB Smith Bring New Mentality

Oakland Raiders FB Keith Smith
When the Raiders brought Jon Gruden back, one certainty became readily apparent. Gruden will take hold of the offense, and mold it in his vision.

Raiders Camp 2018: Guenther’s Early Thoughts

Raiders defensive coordinator Paul Guenther
On Sunday, Raiders defensive coordinator Paul Guenther endeared himself to hardcore fans. For the first time in years, Oakland employs a defensive coordinator from camp that speaks plainly. In addition, Guenther’s candor is a refreshing change from the rah-rah stylings of Ken Norton. If...

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