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What Really Lead To Hue Jackson’s Firing?

Allow me for a moment to walk the Raider Nation through a timeline of Hue Jackson’s tenure with the Raiders. 2010 Al Davis hires Hue Jackson to revamp an offense that hadn’t been good in many years. With the aide of competent

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Posted in Al Davis, Hue Jackson, Offseason 2012

Just Balance, Baby!

Every year around this time something happens in the NFL, but not usually in Oakland. Al Davis had a grip on the Raiders for decades so it hadn’t quite taken root until now. The influence of the Head Coach begins to percolate through the

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Posted in Hue Jackson, Regular Season 2011

Hue-yuck!

Hue Jackson essentially benched Darrius Heyward-Bey, the team’s most productive receiver, in favor freshly signed T.J. Houshmandzadeh and rookie Denarius Moore. Moore’s production has dipped since taking over punt return duties and was targeted on three of the six interceptions against

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Posted in Al Davis, Broncos @ Raiders, Hue Jackson

Hue Jackson’s Window

The most successful teams in the NFL have their franchise quarterback. No other position in the NFL is as valuable. Teams, however, don’t need a spectacular quarterback to win. Look at San Francisco, Tampa Bay and the Giants. More than

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Posted in Hue Jackson, Regular Season 2011

Always interesting in Oakland

This year has been very interesting in Oakland. On October 8, Al Davis passed away. The entire sports world focused on the life and accomplishments of Al Davis and the Raiders. The next day the Raiders responded with a win on

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Posted in Al Davis, Hue Jackson, Regular Season 2011

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  • @PFF_Sam @ChrisBurke_SI Meanwhile Fluker continues to baffle me, but we'll see how that works out SD opens up the passing game.
    about 8 mins ago
  • @SullyFootball Absolutely.
    about 13 mins ago
  • Listen, I'll believe Knile Davis' fumbling issue is behind him when he proves it. Still exposes the ball way too much for my liking.
    about 15 mins ago
  • @ChrisBurke_SI @PFF_Sam Joeckel seems less risky in hindsight.
    about 17 mins ago
  • @CrazyRaiderRad I don't think smoking Bermuda grass would be satisfying.
    about 18 mins ago