Monthly Archives: May 2010

Yahoo! Sports: Raiders File Grievance Against Russell

The Raiders have filed a grievance against JaMarcus Russell according to Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports, who cited two unnamed sources. The Raiders apparently seek to recover $9.55 million of advances on salary the team gave Russell for the 2010,

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A Look At The Raiders Revamped Core of Linebackers

Did the Raiders fix the run defense with the revamping of the linebackers? It is one of the biggest questions the Raiders will need to answer this offseason. If so, can the linebackers Trevor Scott, Rolando McClain, and Kamerion Wimbley

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A Reason To Be Excited

So the Raiders didn’t get Donovan McNabb. A lot of Raiders fans, including myself, were on the edge of their seats hoping and praying for a chance to finally get a real quarterback this off-season. When the McNabb rumors started

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Guest Blog Week May 24 – May 28

Do you have something to say about this year’s Raiders team? Here is your chance to write a guest blog. Guidelines and rules. 1) Do your research, provide stats and style matters2) No profanity personal attacks, etc.3) I may edit

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Friday Fun Day! Known Celebrity Raiders Fans

Tom Hanks – ActorLarry King – TV HostSantana – MusicianJames Garner – ActorIce Cube – MusicianToo Short – MusicianGeorge Lopez – Actor/ComedianJames Hetfield (Metallica) – MusicianAxl Rose (Guns ‘N Roses) – MusicianKerry King & Jeff Hanneman (Slayer) – MusicianJessica Alba

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Raiders Working on Key Areas

According to most reports, the Raiders worked primarily on blitz pickup and red zone passing during practice on Wednesday. The Raiders ranked 29th in the league in red zone scoring in 2009 and scored on just 41.4% of their red

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First Day of OTAs: Watch the Passing Game

The first of 12 organized team activities begins today. Media access will be Wednesday. Fans and media are left to speculate on what the Raiders might be doing behind closed doors. A large tweak of the defense this offseason might

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Terrell Owens: Help or Hurt?

ESPN’s John Clayton reports that the Raiders have discussed internally the possibility of signing enigmatic receiver Terrell Owens. Leave it to ESPN to create news out of nothing. What team HASN’T discussed Owens? If the Raiders hadn’t discussed Owens, we

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2010 Pivotal For Raiders Franchise

Where will the Raiders fit into the NFL hierarchy when the NFL and NFLPA agree upon a new Collective Bargaining Agreement? What kinds of changes could impact the Raiders going forward? We just don’t know how a new CBA is

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Seconday Shakeup?

Nnamdi Asomugha is a lock to start when healthy. No surprise there, but what about the rest of the secondary? Chris Johnson is penciled in as the starter opposite Asomugha, but he was picked on last year. Quarterbacks completed 64%

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Twitter

  • RT @MartyCaswell: Brandon Flowers has not been cleared from concussion. Jaheel Addae apparently gone before open locker room period so no u…
    about 2 hours ago
  • Ottawa shooting, Seattle school shooting and an officer killed+others wounded+likely 1 civilian killed in Sacramento shooting. Sheesh.
    about 2 hours ago
  • RT @MikeGarafolo: Verrett ended the night in a sling. Tests today will tell full story. Shocking he played at all last night. Defending Den…
    about 6 hours ago
  • RT @MikeGarafolo: There's a fear Chargers rookie CB Jason Verrett made his shoulder injury worse last night and could miss significant time…
    about 6 hours ago
  • @Gotnext No butt to cover at this point. I think they are just being honest.
    about 9 hours ago