Archive for the ‘Oakland Raiders’ Category

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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ROSTER CUTS: Big Names Who Didn’t Make It

It’s been an odd weekend in the NFL. For the first time, the League decided to cut rosters from 90 to 53 after the final preseason game, rather than doing it in increments between the final two contests. It has made for a brutal few days, and some big names suddenly found themselves without teams.  

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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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