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Pick Up the Pieces and Play

Hue Jackson said it right when discussing the Patriot game, “We got beat by a team and an organization that’s a little bit better than us at this point.” For the Raiders to beat a team like the Patriots they

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Week 4 Preview: Pressure On Raiders Defense

It’s all about the defense this Sunday. The performance of the defense will either cement the Raiders as one of the elite teams in the NFL or it will push the Raiders back into mediocrity.   Richard Seymour vs Patriots

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How To Stop Tom Brady

So maybe stopping Tom Brady is impossible without resorting to tactics used by Robert De Niro’s character in The Fan. Maybe this is more of a how to limit Tom Brady and beat the Patriots, but I’d argue it is

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Missing Hiram

After the Raiders “bullied” the Jets it is easy to forget the team has inadequacies. Even though the Raiders have a very imposing defensive line and are tied for third in the league with 10 sacks, the defense is still

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Twitter

  • Or does it? Means nothing for regular season. https://t.co/rKlIkyECUR
    about 5 hours ago
  • Preseason is for the young guys that we don't know much about. The vets are coasting. Doesn't tell you much about a team.
    about 5 hours ago
  • Preseason means nothing, but it's too hard for some analysts to resist altering regular season projections.
    about 6 hours ago
  • It's not the pieces they brought in so much as it's the pieces they already had. https://t.co/FWxgPPUoOU
    about 9 hours ago
  • The point is, we should do something about the issues. All of us. I like this approach. https://t.co/lw3uwi9ZlH
    about 10 hours ago