Yearly Archives: 2010

Raiders Roast Seahawks, 33-3

92-17. That’s the Raiders combined score the last two weeks against the Broncos and Seahawks. The Raiders also have 500+ yards of offense in back-to-back victories. Darren McFadden continues his resurgence and had 135 total yards against the Seahawks. This actually

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Bye Bye Bust Label: Draft Picks Shining For The Raiders

People line up to declare the next Al Davis draft selection a bust because the Raiders are well known for draft blunders. These people point to a lack of football instincts in the players Al Davis drafts. They say things

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Special Teams Battle: Brian Schneider vs. John Fassel

Remember Brian Schneider? I bet most of the Raider Nation does, because Schneider coached the Raiders special teams in 2007 and 2008. Schneider was considered by many to be a great special teams coordinator for the Raiders. What was so

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Studs and Duds From Week 7

Hard to find a dud, but I did manage to find a couple. Studs were equally hard because of the multitude of good performances, so you can really make a case for several players. STUDS Chris Johnson He has taken

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Raiders Buck Broncos, 59-14

Now the hard part; recovering from the win. The Raiders have had the uncanny ability to recover from losses, but a marked inability to recover from a win. Back-to-back wins would be a marker for this team. The concept is

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Raiders To Renew Mile-High Membership

Last season, the Raiders went into Denver and got a win on the back of JaMarcus Russell. Charlie Frye started the game and Russell came in when Frye was injured to lead the Raiders to victory. Michael Bush had 144

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Studs and Duds From Week 6

The Raiders scored nine points on offense and gave up 196 yards passing to Alex Smith and 149 yards rushing to Frank Gore. Michael Crabtree and Vernon Davis caught touchdown passes. I’d call that a complete failure to execute any

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By The Numbers: Mile-High Matchup

Defense: YPG AllowedBroncos: 337.5 (19)Raiders: 346.3 (22) YPP AllowedBroncos: 5.6 (22)Raiders: 5.7 (24) Total Points AllowedBroncos: 140 (27)Raiders 151 (29) SacksBroncos: 10 (13)Raiders: 7 (27) TurnoversBroncos: 5 INT, 4 Fumbles, Raiders: 2 INT, 6 Fumbles, 2 Blocks, 1 TD, 1

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Fishing For Answers

After a dismal game in San Francisco and six games into the 2010 season the fans and media are starting to smell rotten fish carcasses. Below in no particular order are players that are floating belly up at the surface.

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Battle of the Bay: Raiders @ 49ers Preview

The Raiders have a chance to do something they haven’t done since 2002; get back to .500. While bragging rights are always icing on the cake, the Raiders may be as desperate for a win as the 0-5 49ers. The 49ers season

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Twitter

  • Brown, Rogers, Hayden/Chekwa. RT @Big_Shirk: @ChrisHansenNFL Our top 3 corners week 1?
    about 4 hours ago
  • Still very early in camp. Guys are still trying to find a rhythm and the Raiders doing quite of bit of rotating at the WR spot.
    about 4 hours ago
  • Hasn't made as many plays as we are used to seeing. RT @Sky_Razzball: @ChrisHansenNFL I see no Andre Holmes mentions. This saddens me
    about 4 hours ago
  • He could leap past Moore. RT @WeBelong30: @ChrisHansenNFL any chance he leap frogs Moore or Streater in the depth chart. In your opinion.
    about 4 hours ago
  • Little wore out his welcome in Cleveland off-the-field as much as on. Allen praised his pro-like approach and play. Perhaps he has matured.
    about 4 hours ago