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2011 Bold Predictions Revisited

Prediction 1: Matt Shaughnessy will have 10 sacks or more. Result: Shaughnessy played in three games registering 1 sack. There is no way of knowing is Shaughnessy would have made it to 10 sacks and the three games was too

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Looking Forward: Raiders 2012 Free Agents

Khalif Barnes – Weakest link on the offensive line with youth behind him. Raiders will look for for other options. It’s not as if there aren’t a dozen Khalif’s on the street each year. Darryl Blackstock – Was a Chuck

Posted in Contracts, Free Agency, Regular Season 2011, Roster Moves

Preview Week 17: Must Win

When the Raiders exit the field Sunday, there are three possible scenarios for the Raiders: Division Champs, Wildcard winners, or out of the playoffs. The Raiders could be division champions with a win and the Chiefs can beat the Broncos,

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Raiders Resolutions

While the year is coming to a close, the Raiders’ season is very much still alive. With playoff hopes looming, there are few things the Raiders need to do both this current season and in the season to come. This

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Week 16 Preview: Silver Bells

The Raiders simply must win their next two games to have a chance at the playoffs. The Chiefs are playing for the playoffs themselves and will need to win the last two games. This is a late December trip to

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Hue of Shame

It is easy enough to blame Chuck Bresnahan for the Raiders second half collapses this season. He was never Hue Jackson’s guy and his performance this season means there will likely be turnover in that area unless the Raiders defense

Posted in Broncos @ Raiders, Chiefs @ Raiders, Chuck Bresnahan, Patriots @ Raiders, Raiders @ Bills, Raiders @ Dolphins, Raiders @ Packers, Regular Season 2011 Tagged with: ,

Studs and Duds From Week 14

Surely in a blowout loss there were more duds than studs. I suppose a stud is relative to the play of the rest of the team when the score is 147-14. A few players did have nice days and the

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Week 14 Preview: It’s All About Time

When the Raiders take on the Packers at Lambeau Field on Sunday, there is little room for error. Losing to the Dolphins last week and the meteoric rise of Tim Tebow in Denver has given the AFC West a legitimate

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What’s Going On In The Training Room?

Anyone who is a Raiders fan or works writing about football is beyond frustrated with the Raiders organization right now. Not because of the way they’re playing, which is bipolar to say the least, experiencing glimpses of an untouchable championship team,

Posted in Raiders @ Dolphins, Raiders @ Packers, Regular Season 2011 Tagged with: , , ,

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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  • @dubp510 pup
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  • #Raiders have one of the oldest rosters in the league because they had so few draft picks in recent years.
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  • RT @brian_mcintyre: Jaguars, Seahawks, Cowboys & Packers round out the five youngest 53-man rosters. Bears, Raiders, Titans, Panthers & Gia…
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  • @BHugh215 Yeah, he was no longer a backup. He was a backup backup.
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  • Only so many spots for special teams guys that don't also backup a spot. #Raiders already had Taiwan. Stewart odd man.
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