Bengals at Raiders live game updates

It’s the first game of the Bruce Gradkowski era and expectations are up in Oakland, while attendance is down. It must have been the easiest entrance into the coliseum I’ve had since seeing an A’s game during one of their lost seasons. The Raiders (2-7) will attempt to pull off the upset over the Cincinnati […]

Kansas City Chiefs at Oakland Raiders: Live game updates

[picapp] The Oakland Raiders will face the Kansas City Chiefs today in a throwback game, in which the Chiefs will be sporting their Dallas Texans uniforms and the Raiders will be in black jersey with their throwback helmets. Since nobody will be seeing the game on television, we’ll be posting live game updates here on […]

Raiders defense not good enough in San Diego

[picapp] The San Diego Chargers (4-3) got on top quickly and held off the Oakland Raiders (2-6) to extend their win streak to 13 games over their AFC West rival with a 24-16 victory. The streak is the longest active NFL streak of dominance by one team over another and it’s the sixth straight season […]

Raiders’ running problems start with the pass

Fargas and the rest of the runners need safeties out of the box. [picapp] The Oakland Raiders are ranked 32nd in the NFL in passing yards per game with an average of 128.0 per contest. So it’s no wonder that they’ve also struggled on the ground. Going into their contest with the Chargers, they are […]

New York Jets at Oakland Raiders – Live game updates

We’re back again, this time we’ll see the New York Jets in their throwback uni’s. Just to be clear, this is not a play-by-play, but instead it’s more my analysis and observations of the game. I’ll be updating you on some of the things that you couldn’t get from a normal play-by-play in order to […]

Philadelphia Eagles at Oakland Raiders – Live game updates

Oakland will face the Philadelphia Eagles today, and since the game is blacked out, we’ll have live updates throughout the day. So, if you like you can just refresh this page or bookmark it and I’ll update you on the events of the day. This will not be a play-by-play accounting of the action. For […]

The downward spiral begins – Raiders crushed by Giants

Tom Cable may be piloting a sinking ship. The Oakland Raiders had hoped to be 2-2 after their first four games, but they finished that stretch at 1-3. In the first game of their toughest stretch of the season, which began in New York, the Raiders seemed to have failed to make the trip to […]

More details on Cable versus Hanson

Somehow, Nancy Gay of AOL Fanhouse sheds some light on the Tom Cable, Randy Hanson grudge match. It isn’t pretty either. Keep in mind that she is citing the infamous ‘sources’ as her information, but if you read the article and pay attention, it looks as though the source(s) is the attorney that Randy Hanson […]

Texans heave Raiders overboard

Two good reasons for NFLplayers to wear pink? [picapp] The Oakland Raiders traveled to Houston with one thing on their mind–getting their record to 2-2. After losing to the undefeated Broncos in front of a booing home crowd, playing on the road would have seemed to be a welcomed opportunity for a win. The Houston […]

Raiders lose Rankin to Seahawks

Louis Rankin signed with the Seattle Seahawks to join their practice squad, where he has a better shot of getting playing time than with the Raiders.  The Raiders waived him when they re-signed Jonathan Holland to the 53-man roster, in hopes of re-signing Rankin to the practice squad.  Tom Cable said that there was some […]

Raiders steal one in Kansas City

After coming off a loss in a game that many believe they should have won on Monday night, the Oakland Raiders traveled to Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City to take on the Chiefs and show the rest of the league that they can finish down the stretch of a game.  The problem for most of […]

Warren Sapp: Raiders’ season already over

[picapp]Warren Sapp is not shy about being an Oakland Raiders hater. On this week’s Inside the NFL, shown on Showtime, Warren Sapp has already concluded that the season is already over for a few teams–the Raiders included. Sapp, the former defensive tackle for the Raiders said that both the Kansas City Chiefs and the Oakland […]

Richard Seymour: I always was a Raider fan

[picapp] Breathe easy Raider Nation.  Richard Seymour will be in uniform Monday night and for the foreseeable future.  While there won’t be any contract talks for now, Al Davis was sure to clarify that, “He’s on a contract for one year, and we’ll do what’s right, when the time comes.“ Seymour, Davis, and Coach Tom […]

JaMarcus Russell is a different kind of leader

JaMarcus is becoming a leader.(Photo by Patrick A. Patterson) Much has been made about JaMarcus Russell and his inability to be the type of leader that the Oakland Raiders are in dire need of. Tom Cable has mentioned it several times since the end of last season and the organization has even brought in veteran […]

Camp Notes: Cable still positive

Cornell Green and the offensive line have focus issues.(Photo by Patrick A. Patterson) Tom Cable looked at the tapes and even though the Oakland Raiders were thoroughly embarrassed on Saturday afternoon, he was still able to find a silver lining from the game. For Raider Nation’s sake, hopefully that little bit of silver will be […]