Raiders Opinion: Positive Preseason

Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden
With the 2018 preseason half over, the Raiders can begin to solidify some of their opinions regarding roster spots and potential moves. In that case, these two games give a long look into what the team sees and looks for. Granted, certain spots remain...

Raiders Opinion: Stop With Mack/Picks Foolishness

Oakland Raiders DE Khalil Mack
There is nothing out there, no picks from Green Bay that would compensate the Raiders trading away the best draft selection they have made in decades.

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 Link: QB Carr and HC Gruden

Oakland Raiders QB Derek Carr
From reports, Derek Carr seems to fit within the construct of Jon Gruden’s offense. Yet, questions remain about the long-term effectiveness. The Raiders invested 125 million dollars in Carr. As a result, the team needs to see a solid return on investment.

Raiders Depth Chart: Figuring Out the WR

Oakland Raiders WR Amari Cooper
With the preseason almost half over, the Raiders still have many important decisions to make. One regards the wideouts. With at least six or seven possible options, the Raiders must make a decision soon. To give perspective on how Oakland could proceed, FPC Raiders...

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...

Raiders Preseason: Silberman Makes Strides

Oakland Raiders OL Ian Silberman
The dark horse to make the Oakland Raiders 53-man regular season roster? Look no further than Ian Silberman does.

Raiders/Rams Preseason Game Preview

LA Rams RB Todd Gurley
On Saturday, the Oakland Raiders head down to LA to face the Rams.

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.

2018 Raiders Preseason Overview: Secondary

Oakland Raiders CB Gareon Conley
The Oakland Raiders defense has been terrible for the past couple of years. Outside of All-World  end Khalil Mack, the Raiders defense became known for poor play and inconsistency. The worst part about the Raiders defense remained their secondary; as a result, Jon Gruden emphasized...

Raiders/Lions Recap: Three Up, Three Down

Oakland Raiders DT PJ Hall
On Friday, the Raiders kicked off their 2018 preseason with a six-point victory over the Lions. The team played like those weeks in Alameda began to irritate them. On both sides of the ball, the team looked quick. Unlike 2017, the Raiders played with...

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...

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