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30 min ago | The Cardboard Connection
With one of the most diehard fan bases in the NFL and plenty of team success, the Oakland Raiders remain high on the collecting list. Recent years have not been as kind to fans and collectors, but the Raiders are still a worthy hobby option.
1 hr ago | Silver And Black Pride
Is Khalil Mack all that he was cracked up to be? According to the stat sheet so far, it doesn't seem like it. Mack was one of the most highly touted prospects from the 2014 NFL Draft.
3 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times
The New England Patriots' defense is preparing for a bit of the unknown in Oakland rookie quarterback Derek Carr this Sunday. Carr has played two games in the NFL, so there's not a whole lot of video on him.
7 hrs ago | Rant Sports
I'd like to take you on a trip in my time machine to a place not too long ago, May 15 of 2013. Late that Wednesday afternoon, Charles Woodson left Dove Valley, Denver Broncos headquarters and practice facility, after having spent all day with various coaches, training staff and players, without signing a contract.
9 hrs ago | ToroTimes
September 14, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Houston Texans outside linebacker Brooks Reed is congratulated by defensive end J.J. Watt for recovering the football on an Oakland Raiders fumble during the fourth quarter at O.co Coliseum. The Texans defeated the Raiders 30-14.
Aug 22, 2014; Green Bay, WI, USA; Oakland Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew breaks free from Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk before rushing for a touchdown during the first quarter at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports Many criticized the Oakland Raiders in the offseason for taking a gamble on the run down veteran Maurice Jones-Drew to replace Rashad Jennings after the 2013 leading rusher in Oakland moved on to the New York Giants.
Brown, 25, spent his two NFL seasons with the San Diego Chargers. He caught 60 passes for 801 yards and three touchdowns combined in 2011 and 2013.
Those are the words that Charles Woodson used after the game and it really is just that simple. They suck.
Aug 7, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers wide receiver Vincent Brown warms-up before the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports Former San Diego Chargers WR Vincent Brown has worked out for the Oakland Raiders and things went well during the workout and he could be offered a contract, per Adam Caplan .
The Broncos sped to a 21-10 halftime lead before the Chiefs converted every third down to make the Broncos sweat. Maybe this time the undefeated-if-sputtering Broncos are in an ideal state as they prepare to play the Seattle Seahawks .
Nebraska improved to 3-0 and took care of a little detail that stuck in Pelini's craw last week. That is, NU failed to stomp on McNeese State's throat when the Cowboys were on the ropes late in the second quarter.
When it was almost over, Arian Foster sat by himself on the Texans' bench, his shoulder pads flat on the grass and only a sleeveless undershirt covering the top of his beaten frame. When it mattered, Foster was in chipped-and-scratched battle gear, wearing worn-out white, red and blue better than he has in nearly two years.
With California suffering through a heatwave of epic proportions, state authorities encourage everybody to avoid using major appliances until the evening, lest we force power outages from an overworked electrical grid. It would appear, though, that a massive power outage occurred in the city of Oakland on Sunday afternoon - at least for the guys wearing Silver and Black.
Defensive end J.J. Watt caught a touchdown pass and Arian Foster posted his 27th career 100-yard rushing performance as visiting Houston trounced Oakland. Foster carried 28 times for 138 yards and a score while Ryan Fitzpatrick completed 14-of-19 passes for 139 yards and two TDs for the Texans , who halted their seven-game road losing streak and matched their win total for the entire 2013 season.
A: It's disappointing. I don't know what else to say about it. Coming into the season we felt a lot better about where we were at that point.
September 14, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Houston Texans running back Arian Foster is tackled by Oakland Raiders free safety Charles Woodson during the first quarter at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Charles Woodson has decided to end his Hall of Fame career in the place it all started with the Oakland Raiders, hopeful that he would be able to help guide the struggling franchise back to the promised land before hanging up his cleats for good.
Oakland Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew will miss the home opener against the Houston Texans with an injured right hand. Jones-Drew did not practice all week but was listed as questionable for Sunday's game.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 04:23 pm
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