The Oakland Raiders finished 2012 with a sour taste in their mouths. A very sour taste.
There were brief moments when the team looked like it could do make a name for itself in the AFC. But for the most part, 2012 was a failure for the rebuilding silver and black.
The Raiders were plagued by offensive and defensive problems and did not have a single player selected to the Pro Bowl.
It's yet another year in which the Raiders will be watching the postseason from home, and a Oakland squad without Greg Knapp as offensive coordinator is sure to be much more exciting in 2013.
Let's take a look at how the starters fared this season.