1. 2009 Power Rankings From a Real NFL Fan

    It's all about what you do on the field. What you do on the field is not just based on Sunday's. It's based on what you do during the week, just ask any experienced veteran and they will teall you that...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 1,044 reads 11 comments

  2. Oakland Halfback's Need New Tag

    It is as bad as it sounds, terrible as it may be. I recently read an article by one John Clayton of Espn in which he referred to Baltimore's tandem of Ray Rice, Willis McGahee, and Le'ron McLain as the "three-headed monster...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 1,133 reads 46 comments

  3. Don't Quit On The Quarterback

    Oakland fans stand up and say it with me... "I believe in JaMarcus Russell." That's all, a simple sentence. JaMarcus' stats don't look great. JaMarcus hasn't had much help, yet...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 813 reads 16 comments

  4. Why the Raiders Defense will be Top Ten

    I recently posted an article called 10 Preseason Predictions for Oakland on bleacherreport.com. Prediction number two was that Oakland’s Defense would rank in the top ten in the league this year...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 316 reads 24 comments

  5. Profiling Chris Johnson

    Who is this new addition who supplanted DeAngelo Hall so much so that he was released mid-way through the season last year? Where did he come from? How did he get on the 2008 Raiders squad? And ...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 212 reads 7 comments

  6. 10 Preseason Predictions for Oakland

    The Oakland Raiders, one of the most storied franchise's in the history of the NFL. One of the most loved by it's fans, and hated by everyone else's...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 242 reads 5 comments

  7. Meet Mike Mitchell: Pick No. 47, Oakland Raiders' No. 34

    Who? Mike Mitchell, I said. You know, that guy that Mel Kiper ripped on draft day, stating sarcastically that he was the 73rd safety on his big board and that Oakland probably could have signed Mitchell as an undrafted free agent...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 4,240 reads 16 comments

  8. Ten Reasons Darrius Heyward-Bey May Be Better than Michael Crabtree

    A Fast breakdown of infinate possibilities, a preivew of two of the most highly talked about characters in the 2009 Draft...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 4,036 reads 34 comments

  9. What If DHB Plays At Asomugha's Level?

    During the Raiders minicamp, Darrius Heyward-Bey had more Nnamdi Asomugha than he could handle. The coaching staff decided to let him take some time off to, perhaps, not only regain his strength, but perhaps regroup his confidence...

    Bret Armstrong Written by Bret Armstrong about 5 years ago 204 reads 8 comments