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Raiders fans may be angry, but Gabe Jackson was holding

The Oakland Raiders tied the ball game on their final offensive drive with a great run by Darren McFadden after an impressive drive led by rookie quarterback Derek Carr. At least that’s what we should be talking about today after the Raiders gave it their all in New England. Unfortunately, that play was called back thanks to a holding call on rookie guard Gabe Jackson. Shortly...
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Oakland Raiders need to bench Denarius Moore

The Oakland Raiders are three games into the 2014 campaign and one of the most confusing aspects about the team and its coaches is trying to figure out why on Earth Denarius Moore is still a starting wide receiver. In three games he has caught 8 of 20 targets for a depressingly bad 44% catch rate. According to Pro Football Focus, he only has three drops, but personally, I think that...
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Raiders rookie Khalil Mack is the highest graded LB in the NFL

Just how good is Khalil Mack?  Well according to Pro Football Focus the former Buffalo Bulls linebacker is graded as the best linebacker in the NFL. NFL Access    @NFL_Access Raiders rookie linebacker Khalil Mack is the highest graded LB in the NFL according to @PFF with a +10.8 grade Mack has 19 tackles already […] The post Raiders rookie Khalil Mack is the highest graded LB...
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Every point in Raiders-Patriots game was scored by a '-kowski'

I’m kicking myself for not even noticing this as I watched this entire game Sunday afternoon. A special thanks to SB Nation for pointing out this once-in-a-lifetime occurrence. Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, along with kickers Stephen Gostkowski and Sebastian Janikowski were the sole scorers in the 16-9 game, and as you can see, each of them assumingly of Polish descent with...
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Game recap: Raiders vs Patriots

The Oakland Raiders shocked the NFL world in Foxboro by not only avoiding getting blown out by the New England Patriots, but by taking the game down to the final minute with a chance to win it. A questionable holding call which negated a game tying last minute touchdown to force overtime followed by an interception on a pass tipped by WR Denarius Moore sealed the loss for the Raiders...
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London Fletcher completely eviscerates the Oakland Raiders

London Fletcher totally ripped apart the Oakland Raiders organization today on this morning’s “That Other Pregame Show.” The program is CBS Sports Network’s answer to The NFL Today on CBS. The Raiders are bad, no doubt about it they are bad, and Fletcher really let them have it: “The only reason a veteran goes to Oakland is to get a payday. No player, all things considered...
Via The Sports Bank
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Report: Raiders won’t rush to fire Dennis Allen

According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, it doesn’t sound like the Raiders will rush to fire head coach Dennis Allen even though the Raiders have had a rough start to the season. My GameDay 1st #Raiders update (, source close to Mark Davis says too early to talk firing Allen. Would take meltdown — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 21, 2014 #Raiders...
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Report: Reggie McKenzie’s job is safe in Oakland

Despite an 0-2 start to this season, the Raiders aren’t expected to fire general manager Reggie Mckenzie even if head coach Dennis Allen loses his job at some point during or after the season. #Raiders source close to Mark Davis notes GMs get more than one coach. Belief is foundation being built, Reggie McKenzie in no trouble — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 21, 2014 ...
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Mark Wahlberg Leaves Robert Kraft Hanging After Rob Gronkowski TD (Video)

C’mon, Marky Mark. Show some respect. Mark Wahlberg watched Sunday’s New England Patriots-Oakland Raiders game from Robert Kraft’s suite and — like the rest of Gillette Stadium — stood and cheered when Rob Gronkowski hauled in the first touchdown of the afternoon. He wasn’t interested in including Mr. Kraft in his celebration, though. ...
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Inside the War Room’s Top 25 Senior Prospects

This week’s Inside the War Room reveals its top 25 senior prospects. Ranking Name School Position 1 Brandon Scherff Iowa OT 2 Ifo Ekpre-Olomu Oregon CB 3 Cedric Ogbuehi Texas A&M OT 4 Ameer Abdullah Nebraska RB 5 Sean Mannion Oregon State QB 6 Bryce Petty Baylor QB 7 Ty Montgomery Stanford WR 8 Rashad […] The post Inside the War Room’s Top 25 Senior Prospects appeared...
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Tom Brady really disrespected the Raiders on Facebook

Well if Raiders fans didn’t hate Tom Brady before, they do now. Tom Brady is trolling on Facebook #Raiders #TuckRule — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 20, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Tom Brady takes a low blow at the Raiders...
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Tom Brady reminds Raiders about 'tuck rule' play

If you’re an Oakland Raiders fan, chances are you want to forget the infamous “Tuck Rule Game” that took place in 2002. Tom Brady, however, would like to refresh your memory. The Facebook page of the New England Patriots’ star quarterback posted a photo of the controversial playoff game and wrote, “Tomorrow is my 6th time playing the Raiders. What’s your favorite Patriots...
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Raiders release draft pick Shelby Harris; 31 draft picks now released

Today the Oakland Raiders released Shelby Harris their former seventh round draft pick from Illinois State.  Harris becomes the 31st 2014 NFL Draft Pick to be released.  This is not a very good number for the NFL, but it goes to show you how hungry these undrafted guys are. Aaron Wilson @RavensInsider · 50m Raiders cut Shelby […] The post Raiders release draft pick Shelby...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

How long will Dennis Allen last in Oakland?

Fresh off a 30-14 loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday, there is talk around the league that Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen might very well be out of a job in the not-so-distant future. ESPN’s Chris Mortensen indicated on air earlier Monday that there has been whispers about Allen’s job and that he knows “a lot of people around the league are talking about it.” ...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Charles Woodson on the Raiders: 'We suck'

Charles Woodson is what some might call a “straight shooter.” Woodson’s Oakland Raiders looked absolutely dismal for the second straight week, getting shut out for three straight quarters en route to a 30-14 loss to the Houston Texans. After the game, the veteran cornerback was asked what he thought of his football team. His response was about blunt as it gets. “We’re...
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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