Yearly Archives: 2009

Russell Breakout, Garcia Out

Forgot about it. Jeff Garcia doesn’t want to be a Raider. He asked for his release. He wasn’t content behind Russell. He wasn’t comfortable being a mentor. He wasn’t any more talented than Charlie Frye or Bruce Gradkowski. He is

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Game Analysis Week 3: Broncos 23, Raiders 3

I went and re-watched the game courtesy of NFL.com. I decided to write tally marks for each play a player made, good and bad. Below are my totals. I realize there is some subjectivity, but it isn’t that hard to

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Postgame Posture: Head Between Knees

Denver Domination. They beat the Raiders in just about every way possible. Interesting observations abound from the Black Hole. 1) The defense never did adjust to the Denver offense. The Broncos spread the field and lined Marshall up in the

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Black Hole Tweets Podcast

Raiders Blog is going to the game. Black Hole seats for Chris. Follow all the action here on the blog and on Twitter. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Black Hole Tweets

Raiders Blog is going to the game. Black Hole! Sec 105 Row 4 Are you ready for a some black hole tweets and photos? Follow me @raidersblog or click here. I’ll be posting photos to Twitpic. -Chris

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Matchup: Mario, Michael, & McFadden

Any Russell talk would just be beating a dead horse. The horses the Raiders face this weekend are alive and well, sitting at 2-0 and one win away from an early division lead. What else ails the Raiders? There are

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Director of Dominance: Mike Nolan?

How good is the Bronco defense? They have played extremely well the first two games. The resurrection has been accomplished with generally inferior talent and aging super stars such as Champ Bailey. So what is new? Defensive Coordinator Mike Nolan,

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Postgame Pontification: Russell Realization

Remember all the preseason predictions? We all had a couple. How many yards for JaMarcus Russell I asked. How many wins is a question we usually can’t resist before a single regular season game has been played. One other prediction

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Gallery: Broken Fibula

Gallery has told reporters he has a broken fibula. If there is no tissue damage, the heal time is approx 6-8 weeks followed by some physical therapy. If there is tissue damagem he will need surgery and is likely done

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Pregame Podcast 2009: Game 2 Raiders @ Chiefs

Key Matchups for Sunday’s game against the Chiefs. Live game chat during the game tomorrow and of course also will be tweeting @Raidersblog. Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Twitter

  • I think Schaub was worth the flier at the time. Tried to reboot him, failed. Not like many options were available.
    about 34 mins ago
  • @MoneyballWorks He played 8 games at 100%.
    about 35 mins ago
  • Watson's benching will be overshadowed by Carr starting. Raiders didn't get much from 13 draft...yet.
    about 1 hour ago
  • You can't get rid of Khalif Barnes. Guy refuses to go away.
    about 1 hour ago
  • RT @VicTafur: Allen also confirmed that Khalif Barnes has moved ahead of Menelik Watson at right tackle; rookie Gabe Jackson starting at le…
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