1. Oakland vs. San Francisco: Raiders' Players To Watch Saturday Night

    Last Week I gave you four players to watch on Thursday night versus the Cowboys. Those players were TE Brandon Meyers, WR Nick Miller, CB Stanford Routt, and RB Louis Rankin...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 604 reads 5 comments

  2. ESPN Analysts Starting to Catch Raider Fever, Plus Nnamdi Speaks Out

    I tell you what Raider Nation, it has been a weird two days on ESPN. The first interview I watched was based on the Tom Cable-Randy Hanson situation...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 1,425 reads 27 comments

  3. ESPN's Mark Schlereth Defends Coach Cable and The Raiders

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 795 reads 4 comments

  4. With Chaz Schilens Out, Can Javon Walker Step Up For Oakland?

    Chaz Schilens hopped on his right foot into the Oakland clubhouse during Tuesday's scrimmage with the San Francisco 49ers. He came out on crutches with a boot on his left foot. It is being said that he broke his fifth metatarsal in his that foot...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 667 reads 7 comments

  5. Coach Tom Cable Says Raiders Will Focus on Fundamentals This Week

    First off, look at Michael Huff just doing a fantastic job playing his zone. Read and react, and you will do well every time, Huff. So on to the point of the article...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 1,941 reads 24 comments

  6. Oakland's Air Raiders Threaten To Keep Pace With Ground Raiders

    En route to 456 total yards, The Oakland Raiders passing game was the surprise of the evening on Thursday, racking up 291 yards and two touchdowns through the air. Yes, it is preseason; yes it doesn’t mean much...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 2,376 reads 63 comments

  7. Oakland Raiders vs. Dallas Cowboys '09 Part One

    Although it is not a regular season match-up, do not think for one second that these two teams do not want to make a statement. I think after the year these two squads had, they both want to show america that they can return to greatness once again...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 2,167 reads 13 comments

  8. Can Darren McFadden, Justin Fargas, and Michael Bush Shake, Rattle, and Roll to 3,000 Yards?

    While Oakland has been in the top ten in rushing at the end of the last two seasons, they have not led the league in rushing since 2000 when they put up 2,470 yards on the legs of Tyrone Wheatley, Napoleon Kaufman, and Rich Gannon...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 2,510 reads 29 comments

  9. 2009 Raiders Camp Taking Unorthodox Approach

    In an unorthodox move for a Raiders' head coach, Tom Cable is calling for flags on his players. Tom and his staff have invited referee's to camp for the Thursday, Friday, and Saturday's practices...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 279 reads 7 comments

  10. Raiders Receivers Getting Hot in Camp

    It's full pads, and it's all out action. The Raiders' first full pads training camp opened yesterday, and eyeballs are opening in the passing game. One receiver who seems to be coming on very strong is Nick Miller (pictured above)...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 708 reads 20 comments

  11. Derrick Burgess Trade Proposal

    It seems Oakland has some players that fans and stafff alike woudn't mind getting rid of. It's not one of my favorite topics, but for the right guy, we could perhaps swing a three for one type of deal...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 1,343 reads 16 comments

  12. Raider Nation: Why is it Different This Year?

    I keep hearing the same questions from doubters. The same regurgitated comments. I keep reading these un-insightful points of view. This reproduced ESPN analysis from uneducated Raider Haters...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 5 years ago 2,207 reads 81 comments

  13. Oakland Fans: This Is Raider Hating at It's Lowest Right Here

    I recently posted an article called "10 things I Know Will Happen This Year." Almost everybody who commented said it was full of respectable predictions...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about almost 6 years ago 166 reads 20 comments

  14. Raider Nation: 10 Things I Know Will Happen This Year

    In this article I am going to give you 10 things you can believe are as good as gold. These things are set in stone and will happen this year, mark my words. I have no doubts about any of them whatsoever...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 364 reads 45 comments

  15. The '09 Oakland Raiders: Weak Defensive Tackles?

    With only weeks left until the start of the 2009 season, I find myself very concerned about the defensive tackle position in our front seven...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 1,902 reads 15 comments

  16. Raiders, Don't Rock the Boat and Ditch the Hangover Already!

    While everyone in the media continues to act typically towards the Raiders by rocking the boat with criticism, it is important to make note of a few things. No. 1: The Raiders roster has to go from 84 to 80 before July 29, the start of training camp...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 1,358 reads 10 comments

  17. Breaking the (m)Old: A Quick Glance at Oakland's Young Underrated Receivers

    I post this picture for my article, because Javon Walker is a major key for the success of this wide receiver's group...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 718 reads 39 comments

  18. Why Oakland might get the NFL's Attention This Year

    Whether you love them, or you hate them, you have to admit that their time to get back on top is long overdue. The Oakland Raiders are one of the best franchise's, historically, ever in any sport or league...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 5,997 reads 39 comments

  19. Tom Cable's Forte: Oakland's New Offensive Line

    Tom Cable might not be the offensive line coach this year, but if you think his hands are not in the middle of the situation, you are dead wrong. The O-Line in Oaktown will be his key to whether his team thrives or flops in a weak division...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 1,104 reads 30 comments

  20. Calling All the Shots: Tom Cable's First Year in Oakland

    Is it just me, or does it seem as though Al Davis is taking a backseat on this one. I personally believe he sees the positives in Tom Cable's work ethic, his demeanor and his passion for the organization...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 902 reads 55 comments

  21. How To Use Shake Rattle and Roll Effectively

    I think if there is one thing we can all agree on, it is that the Oakland Raiders may open the year with the best set of halfbacks in the league...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 396 reads 3 comments

  22. Power Rankings From a Real NFL Fan (20-11)

    There are always surprise teams each year in the NFL. Then, on the other hand, there are teams that seem to do good every year with their solid core of base players...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 389 reads 4 comments

  23. Could Peppers and Marshall Trade Places?

    I was reading an article by Espn's Bill Williamson today called "Potential landing spots for Marshall." I noticed that one potential team was left off this list, because everyone is ...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 422 reads 27 comments

  24. Just Gotta Get This Off My Chest!

    Oakland fans, listen and listen good. No more of this pussy-footing around. This is the realest article you will ever read. Just some points of interest, and unrest. Put this to rest---JaMarcus Russell is the starting quarterback...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 147 reads 26 comments

  25. Oakland Halfbacks Need New Tag Part II

    I'd like to start out by saying thank you to all those who participated in the poll, or by commenting on the last article. It was quite successful racking up 1044 reads so far, 45 comments, and 139 votes on the poll...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 527 reads 16 comments