The Raiders are now 7-4, have the lead in the AFC West standings, and have yet to play a game at full strength this season. So really, the Raiders getting into the postseason this year is more about the Raiders than anything.
I can't believe I'm saying this, but the Raiders are in the driver's seat to win the AFC West. Well actually, I can believe it because the talent on the team is unbelievable, and head coach Hue Jackson showed last year as an offensive coordinator, that he knew which buttons to press.
However, there are some scenarios that would help them not only get in, but do some damage in the playoffs.
Turn the page to see what they are.