Archive for the ‘Oakland Raiders’ Category

QUICK SNAPS: The Coaching Merry-Go-Round (2017 edition)

It’s that time of year again. The regular season ends and all hell lets loose in the managerial ranks of the NFL. Head coaches, assistant coaches, general managers and other staff are all in the firing line as franchises search for the ingredient which will bring them success in 2018. Richard O’Hagan tries to keep up.

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The 300: #28 Albert Lewis

Next up in our feature is a player who had a surprisingly long career for one who played in his position.

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The 300: #25 Ray Guy

The next entry in our list is a player that we have mentioned a few times over the years. His abilities were well appreciated during his playing days, but perhaps it is only with the passage of time that the true significance of his role has been appreciated.

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3 and out: Raiders hang on to win in Miami

Marshawn Lynch returned from suspension and delivered two TD’s as the Oakland Raiders edged out the Dolphins 27-24 in Miami on Sunday night. Robert O’Reardon reports…

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The 300: #5 Eric Dickerson

The fifth name on our list should really need no further introduction…

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3 and out: Raiders in trouble after pounding in Buffalo

The Oakland Raiders disappointing start to the season continued as they were dominated by the Bills in Buffalo. Derek Carr needs to rediscover his mojo quickly if the Raiders are to save their season, writes Robert O’Reardon…

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3 and out: Carr breaks down as Raiders outmuscled in Denver

The Oakland Raiders lost ground in the race for the AFC West as they were edged out in a real arm wrestle of a game by divisional foes the Denver Broncos. More concerning than the loss though, was an injury to star QB Derek Carr…

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3 and out: Carr stalls as Raiders slump in Washington

The Oakland Raiders had been in good form this year but they were given a real beat down in Washington as Derek Carr and the Raiders high powered offense were held in check. Robert O’Reardon reports…

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LATE HITS – Beasts, Jocks and the Unluckiest Man in the NFL

Marshawn’s return, JJ Watt’s impressive pain tolerance, an inevitable injury to the number one fantasy player and the unluckiest man in the NFL all feature in the first Late Hits of the 2017 season…

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3 and out: Beastmode is back as Raiders sink Titans

Two of this year’s fancied teams met in Tennessee and it was the Oakland Raiders who emerged with the win. Robert O’Reardon reports on a good day for Raider Nation and a winning starting for Beast Mode…

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