Archive for the ‘Oakland Raiders’ Category

OFF-SEASON TRACKER: AFC WEST

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Our off-season trackers cover all of the important moves that each team makes between the end of the 2016 season and the start of the 2017 one.

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POINTS AFTER – Wrapping Up Wild Card Weekend

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After a surprisingly one-sided Wild Card Weekend, we take a look at the key factors in each game.

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3 and out: Sad but Predictable End for the Raiders

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Oakland’s season ended in predictable disappointment as the Raiders fell at the first hurdle in the playoffs. With a third string rookie quarterback under center, few gave the silver and black much chance of upsetting Houston, and so it proved. Robert O’Reardon reports…

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Playoff bound, but QB problems leave the Raiders on the brink

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Oakland may be in the playoffs but the team that will take the field next week looks a pale shadow of the one that got them there. Star quarterback Derek Carr’s untimely injury has crippled the Raiders at the worst possible time, writes Robert O’Reardon…

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3 and out: The Rrrrrrraiders are in the playoffs!

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After 14 long years the resurgent Oakland Raiders are back in the playoffs, as veteran kicker Sebastian Janikowski booted them to victory over the Chargers. Robert O’Reardon reports…

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PICK SIX – The Merry-Go-Round Never Stops

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Whilst other businesses are winding down for the festive season, the NFL is merely gearing up for another couple of money-spinning weekends. Which means that the money spinning  merry-go-round isn’t about to slow up yet. 

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3 and out: Raiders run comes to an end in KC

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It’s been quite a run for the Oakland Raiders but it came to a halt in freezing cold Kansas as Derek Carr was held in check by the Chiefs, who took control of the AFC West after a 21-13 win. Robert O’Reardon reports…

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3 and out: Carr fights through pain to inspire Raiders

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The always entertaining Oakland Raiders were involved in another classic on Sunday as Derek Carr overcame a dislocated finger on his throwing hand to inspire a late comeback victory. Robert O’Reardon reports…

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3 and out: Raiders keep on rolling

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The Oakland Raiders stay at the top of the AFC West after Derek Carr led them to a 4th quarter comeback win over the Houston Texans in Mexico on Monday Night Football. A delighted Robert O’Reardon reports…

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Predicting the 2016 NFL All-Pro Team – Defense & Special Teams

With seven weeks of the regular season remaining, we predict who could be making the All-Pro team come January. 

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