1. Five Teams the Oakland Raiders Will Surprise in 2010

    The Oakland Raiders didn't win a lot of games in 2009, but some of the games they won shocked a lot of people. They beat the Eagles and the Bengals in Oakland. Both teams were playoff teams and the Raiders were not suppposed to hang with them...

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  2. Memorial Weekend: Remember The Oakland Raiders Who Paved The Way

    Once upon a time, the Raiders were what the Colts and Patriots are today. They were always in contention and always playing into January and February...

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  3. Five Things the Oakland Raiders Need to Happen to Make the NFL Playoffs

    Every offseason each team in the NFL works hard to improve before the new season starts. Every team has a goal of reaching the playoffs and making a run at the title...

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  4. Predicting the NFL's 2010 Playoff Teams

    The NFL season is slowly coming with the draft being complete and teams starting their OTA sessions. Last years Super Bowl Champions plowed through the season and were one of the final undefeated teams in the league...

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  5. Oakland Raiders Getting Better The Al Davis Way

    There is a buzz around Oakland and it's much different than in years past. The Raider Nation seems to have high hopes and a much better attitude after all the offseason moves the Raiders have made...

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  6. The 5 Least Deserving Coaches to Win a Super Bowl

    Winning a Super Bowl as a coach is a career defining moment. It is a moment that will be cemented in the NFL history books. A Super Bowl is not only a one season journey. It starts on the day the coach is hired...

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  7. 2010 Oakland Raiders: Are The Raiders Pretenders Or Contenders in 2010?

    The attittude in Oakland has changed. Not only does it seem like the coaches and players are expecting to win in 2010, but the Raider Nation also appears to expect a big season in 2010...

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  8. 2010 Oakland Raiders' Road to the Playoffs: Six Divisional Games

    This is part two of the Raiders road to the playoffs. In the first part we looked at the Raiders non-divisional games. To be in good shape to make the playoffs the Raiders will have to win six of those non divisional games...

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  9. Straight Outta L.A.: Five NFL Teams that Should Consider Moving to L.A.

    Ice Cube is a man who wears many hats. He is a rapper, actor, producer and now a director. ESPN's latest series, 30 for 30, gave Ice Cube the chance to direct a documentary on the Los Angeles Raiders and their impact on the city and the culture of rap...

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  10. Raider Nation Rant: Five People On the Hot Seat In Oakland

    Last week I asked Raider Nation who they thought was on the hot seat in Oakland. They spoke out and some of you may be surprised by their responses...

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  11. Raider Nation Rant: Who's on the Hot Seat in Oakland?

    This idea is a little bit different than most, but I hope it works out for everyone. Now that JaMarcus Russell is gone, it's time for someone else to take the heat in Oakland...

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  12. The Break Up: JaMarcus Russell and the Oakland Raiders Part Ways

    The Oakland Raiders have decided to part ways with JaMarcus Russell. This is a move that makes a lot of sense for both sides. The Raiders traded for Jason Campbell on draft weekend, and that made Russell's future with the Raiders a bit cloudy...

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  13. Oakland Raiders: Ten Training Camp Competitions to Watch

    The Raiders have just completed their mini-camp and there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic if you are an Oakland fan. The rookie class looks solid, and there is much improvement from last year...

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  14. 2010 Oakland Raiders Road to the Playoffs: 10 Non-Divisional Opponents

    Tom Cable has stated that the Raiders goal this year is to reach the playoffs. The road to the playoffs this year will go through the NFC West and the AFC South. The Raiders will also play a team from the AFC East and AFC North...

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  15. Is JaMarcus Russell a Victim of the Media Bias Against the Oakland Raiders?

    The Oakland Raider organization knows it, the players know it, and even the fans know it: The media and the Raiders do not have the best relationship in the world...

    Elias Trejo Written by Elias Trejo about over 4 years ago 2,346 reads 148 comments

  16. Why JaMarcus Russell Could Be a Raider in 2010

    I know what you are thinking. "Here we go again Elias, let it go." Let me start off by saying that I believe JaMarcus Russell will not be the Raiders' starter in 2010...

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  17. 10 Things to Watch For at the Oakland Raiders' First Mini Camp

    The draft has come and gone and for first the first time in a while Raider Nation has a good feeling after draft weekend. The Raiders will hold their first mini camp this weekend and there will be a lot of things to watch for...

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  18. JaMarcus Russell to Be Cut By the Oakland Raiders?

    John Clayton from ESPN has reported that the Raiders are preparing to cut JaMarcus Russell. If this is true it should come as no surprise following the Jason Campbell trade. Russell has failed to live up to the expectations of a No...

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  19. 2010 Oakland Raiders: 5th Graders Are Smarter Than Oakland Raiders

    During the offseason, you see many types of reports. These include articles about failed drug tests, who got into trouble during the offseason or who is holding out and not showing ...

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  20. Oakland Raiders 2010: Why Raiders Draft Weekend Puts Them in Playoffs

    The Oakland Raiders put the rest of the AFC West and NFL on notice during draft weekend. The message was clear: "We're back...

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  21. 2010 NFL Draft: Kirk Morrison Could Be Headed to the NFC East

    The Oakland Raiders drafted Rolando McClain with the eighth pick in this year's draft. This is yet another sign that the Raiders are ready to change direction and part ways with Kirk Morrison...

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  22. 2010 Oakland Raiders: Big Expectations For The Number Eight Pick

    The Oakland Raiders are picking in the top ten for the fourth consecutive year. The last three first round draft picks have failed to make a significant impact in their first year. The Raiders more than ever need this years pick to perform right away...

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  23. 2010 Oakland Raiders: Why Hue Jackson Will Make The Defense Better

    The Raiders defense is a very talented unit, but even with all its talent the defense has struggled in recent years. They give up the big play, and are not very good against the run...

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  24. 2010 NFL Draft: Five Guys Al Davis Will Battle for in Raiders War Room

    Perhaps the anticipation for a draft has never been bigger. The NFL has changed the way they will televise the draft to make it more Hollywood. This has been called one of the deepest drafts in the history of the NFL and will be on TV for three days...

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  25. A Letter To JaMarcus Russell From a Raider Fan

    This article is far different than any of my other articles I have written before. I tried not to include myself in any of my articles, so I apologize for doing so this time...

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