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A Defensive Scheme Mystery

There is always going to be a good debate between fans on how the Raiders should scheme on defense. It really doesn’t matter what side you are on, because there are good arguments for both sides. There has been speculation

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Posted in Front Office, Offseason 2012, Uncategorized

McKenzie Hired To Make Tough Decisions

Hue Jackson had been with the Raiders for two years. One as the offensive coordinator and one as the head coach. Both seasons ended with a record of 8-8 and no postseason play. The offense has improved since Hue has gotten

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Posted in Offseason 2012

3-4 Fits & Non-Fits

When you look at the Raiders current 4-3 defense, it appears the problem is very easy to solve. The Raiders have run a strict man-to-man defense for years. At certain times and with the right personnel it was successful. However,

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Posted in Front Office, Offseason 2012

Shocking Loss. Shocking Win?

A game like the one last Sunday against the Dolphins would cause any fan to start second guessing their team. It doesn’t mean you’re any less of a fan, it just means you expected a different result and are having

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Posted in Raiders @ Dolphins, Raiders @ Packers, Regular Season 2011

A Tale of Two Seasons

It’s been a NFL season full of abnormalities due to the lockout and the Raiders have been no exception. Many thought the Raiders would finally find their grove. The team finally had a guy they could call their franchise quarterback

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Posted in Regular Season 2011, Roster Moves

Gut Check

After a week one win, on Monday night, against a division rival, the Raiders and the Raider Nation were flying high. The opening game curse was broken, the Prime Time curse was broken, Hue Jackson was 1-0 as a head

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Posted in Jets @ Raiders, Raiders @ Bills, Regular Season 2011

Twitter

  • I've had Skip Bayless muted for as long as I can remember. Time to add Stephen A. Smith.
    about 2 hours ago
  • @ap575 Where does "hi guy" fall?
    about 3 hours ago
  • RT @MaryKayCabot: Browns 'alarmed' by some of Johnny Manziel's behavior, concerned it's set him back in QB competition, sources say http://…
    about 3 hours ago
  • Sylvester Williams with an INT of Manning. Tried to lateral, but it went forward and was dropped. Dead ball. Still, coaching point.
    about 3 hours ago
  • @GBundesen @JustBlogBaby I was talking about this year and Hayden doesn't have a Kaepernick behind him.
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