Archive for the ‘Oakland Raiders’ Category

DRAFT PREVIEW: Pick 24 – Oakland Raiders

The Raiders probably surpassed even their own expectations in 2016, storming out of the AFC West and into the playoffs. They’ll be looking to build on that in 2017, with help from their top picks in this Draft.

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OFF-SEASON TRACKER: AFC WEST – UPDATED

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

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

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

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!

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

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

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

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

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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