1. The Oakland Raiders' Ferocious Front Four

    If football games are won in the trenches, it's appropriate to take a closer look at the Raiders defensive line. The Raiders released Gerard Warren this winter and drafted Lamarr Houston from the University of Texas to solidify the defensive line...

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  2. Cornerback Conundrum: Who's Better, Nnamdi Asomugha or Darrelle Revis?

    Who's the best cornerback in the NFL? Some fans think New York Jets star Darrelle Revis, while others say it's Oakland Raiders veteran Nnamdi Asomugha. It is an argument that simply cannot be won...

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  3. "Return" to Excellence

    One of the major problems with the 2009 Raiders was the struggle in the return game. Fullback Gary Russell became the primary kick returner when Nick Miller was injured for the season...

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  4. A Look At the Oakland Raiders Revamped Core of Linebackers

    Did the Raiders fix the run defense with the revamping of the linebackers? It is one of the biggest questions the Raiders will need to answer this offseason...

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  5. A Reason To Be Excited

    So the Raiders didn’t get Donovan McNabb. A lot of Raiders fans, including myself, were on the edge of their seats hoping and praying for a chance to finally get a real quarterback this off-season...

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  6. Known Celebrity Raiders Fans

    Tom Hanks - Actor Larry King - TV Host Santana - Musician James Garner - Actor Ice Cube - Musician Too Short - Musician George Lopez – Actor/Comedian James Hetfield (Metallica) ...

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  7. How Twitter Is Changing Sports

    There is little doubt that the social networking site Twitter has made a rapid ascent in popularity. However, not all the news is good. Sixty percent of new users do not return...

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  8. New Coaching Staff Key to Oakland Raiders' Success in '09

    Besides Head Coach Tom Cable, there are very few returning coaches on Oakland's coaching staff. Just seven of 19 coaches return from the beginning of 2008 and only strength coach Brad Roll and Willie Brown return to coach the same position...

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  9. Oakland Raiders' Defense in '09: Position Battles Abound

    Changes are in store for the 2009 Raiders defense. Virtually every defensive area is in flux and few players are a lock to start at a particular position...

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  10. Bush on Bush: The Q&A

    The Raiders have three horses in the stable and one of them is former Louisville running back Michael Bush...

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  11. The Raider Way: Vertical Offense, Man-To-Man Defense

    We all know Al Davis loves speed. There happens to be a few other things Davis loves. The deep ball and man-to-man defense. The Raiders play man coverage and they always have. Whether Davis loves man coverage or hates zone coverage is unknown...

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  12. Oakland Raiders Can Make Simple Changes and Improve Drastically

    Does a lack of talent make for a bad football team? No, but few would argue talent is a prerequisite for success, though each person has a different idea about the components. It is not just the raw physical ability...

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