Archive for the ‘Oakland Raiders’ Category

Mark Davis’ role in Raiders’ fight against the league shines in ESPN film ‘Al Davis vs the NFL’

Monday, January 25th, 2021

There will likely never be a movie made about Mark Davis’ relationship with Roger Goodell and that’s a good thing for both the Las Vegas Raiders and the NFL. One of the more fascinating themes of the upcoming ESPN 30 for 30 film, Al Davis vs. the NFL (which airs Feb. 4 on the network) is the fact that the Raiders finally have a great, state-of-the-art stadium, in Las Vegas ... plus years after the Al Davis took on the league in his attempt to acquire a shiny, new stadium.

After several NFL suspensions, Martavis Bryant joins CFL

Monday, January 25th, 2021

Martavis Bryant, the former Steelers and Raiders wide receiver suspended multiple times by the NFL for substance abuse violations, signed with the CFL's Toronto Argonauts. The NFL said at the time he violated terms of his conditional reinstatement from a previous ban under the league's substance abuse policy. Bryant, while with Pittsburgh, was suspended for the 2016 season for multiple violations of the policy.

What Do the Raiders Do with Trent Brown?

Sunday, January 24th, 2021

In total for the last two seasons, Brown has played in 10 or more snaps for 14 of the last 32 games with the Silver and Black. For someone who is one of the team’s highest-paid players, that’s an issue. While Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has gone on record saying he’s one of the best in the business, he’s not useful if he’s not on the field half of the time.

Raiders NFL Mock Draft: Day Three Picks

Sunday, January 24th, 2021

After going over of our initial Las Vegas Raiders mock draft, it’s now time to go over the predictions for the Raiders later round picks. NFL fans know that it can be more of a longshot that day three picks will be super successful, but the Raiders have done a good job in recent years of picking up impact players late in the draft. Starters like Maxx Crosby and Hunter Renfrow were day three picks, so there should be plenty of potentials for the Raiders to find key contributors.

Raiders 2020 season snap counts: Iron man Rodney Hudson didn’t miss a snap

Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

Raiders 2020 season snap counts: Iron man Rodney Hudson didn't miss a snap

Raiders: Would Mike Mayock go after biggest Clemson Tiger of them all?

Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

What would Deshaun Watson bring to the Las Vegas Raiders? Derek Carr is coming off an excellent year where he put up career highs in yards, yards per attempt, QB Rating, and QBR. He was the driving force behind several wins for the Raiders in 2020 and helped make up for an abysmal defense for much of the year.

Raiders fan Ice Cube doesn’t blame Derek Carr for team’s shortcomings

Friday, January 22nd, 2021

Hes done a lot of things well."

Raiders 2021 draft: It may be time to move up in the first round

Friday, January 22nd, 2021

There is little doubt what the Las Vegas Raiders need to try to accomplish in the first round of the April 2021 draft. The Raiders, who own the No. pick, badly need impact defensive players, especially on the defensive line.

WR Nelson Agholor is a Must Sign During the Off-Season

Friday, January 22nd, 2021

A major tool for the Las Vegas Raiders this past season was wide receiver Nelson Agholor. Hitting free agency this off-season, Nelson Agholor is a player the Raiders can't let slip away. He came in clutch when others, such as rookie wide receiver Henry Ruggs III, were covered and couldn’t get open down the field.

Daniel Jeremiah mock draft 1.0 has Raiders going linebacker at No. 17

Friday, January 22nd, 2021

It's mock draft season. I know, it seems like that season never really ends, but now is the time we actually start paying attention to them. And with that in mind, Mike Mayock's heir apparent Daniel Jeremiah has released his first mock draft for ...