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2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Likes and Dislikes

Thanks to the great people at Draft Breakdown, I’ve been able to watch cutups of a lot of draft prospects over the last two years. One thing that has always bothered me is having to trust rankings and player opinions

Posted in 2013 NFL Draft, 2014 NFL Draft Tagged with: ,

2012 NFL Strength of Schedule

  Disclaimer Some strength of schedule models calculate strength of schedule based on the opponents the team has faced to date.  My model calculates strength of schedule based on all the opponents on a team’s schedule.  The reason for this

Posted in 2013 NFL Draft, NFL Draft Tagged with: , , , ,

Best Case & Worst Case Scenarios For Each Raiders’ Draft Pick

The Raiders aren’t making much noise in free agency and will attempt to build through the draft. Missing are five of their original seven draft selections and in their place are five players that may contribute in 2012. A couple

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Hue Jackson Bets the Farm

Huge action from Hue Jackson. Aaron Curry last week. Carson Palmer today. The Raiders gave up a lot for Palmer, but he’s a better quarterback than Jason  Campbell. The Raiders lost Campbell for a significant period of time and were

Posted in 2012 NFL Draft, 2013 NFL Draft, Regular Season 2011, Roster Moves Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Twitter

  • I've been critical of Teddy's play, but there was no doubt he was rising and one for the better young QBs in the league. Hate to see this.
    about 2 hours ago
  • No, I just asked the question. Very rare to stop practice. Doesn't mean ok to make insensitive joke about injured. https://t.co/FPg3mPORyy
    about 3 hours ago
  • Preemptive. Mute worthy if I see those. https://t.co/rgGdQCv2SP
    about 3 hours ago
  • RT @Jimmy_Durkin: Derek Carr to the media as #Raiders come off practice field: "Did Teddy get hurt? ... damn."
    about 3 hours ago
  • What insensitive idiot makes the first "skinny knees" joke? Don't be that guy. We are talking about a man here. A rising QB too.
    about 3 hours ago