1. Hue Jackson out as Oakland Raiders Coach; Could Jon Gruden Take Over?

    Reggie McKenzie wasted no time getting acclimated to his new role as general manager of the Oakland Raiders , swiftly making a decision to fire coach Hue Jackson after finishing 8-8 in his first season, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about over 2 years ago 7,781 reads 26 comments

  2. Oakland vs. San Diego: The Raider Blueprint for Success

    The Oakland Raiders roll into San Diego tonight for a rare Thursday night AFC West showdown with playoff implications hanging in the balance...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 3 years ago 698 reads 12 comments

  3. What's Wrong with the Oakland Raiders?

    Following an embarrassing 28-point shutout loss to the Kansas City Chiefs and a game where fans watched their team squander a 10-point halftime lead and lose by 14 points to the ...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 3 years ago 1,462 reads 12 comments

  4. Raiders Fall To Texans as Disappointment Fills the Hearts Of Raider Faithful

    In last week’s article, I found the good in a heartbreaking last-second loss to the Arizona Cardinals. This week there is little to be happy about, unless, of course you are a New England Patriots fan...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 4 years ago 376 reads 35 comments

  5. Records Can Be Deceiving: Raiders Have Plenty to Be Excited About

    I am sure that every Raiders fan can relate to how my Sunday afternoon ended. There was porch furniture flung into the pool and neighbors that probably thought there was some kind ...

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  6. Raiders Show Flashes, Settle Into Reality

    Oakland came out firing on the first drive of tonight's preseason game against the 49ers. Jason Campbell was able to connect with Marcel Reese on a 49-yard strike down the sideline...

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  7. Destination Oakland: Kevin Mawae and T.J. Houshmandzadeh, First Class

    Training camp has finally wound down, and with only two preseason games left before the start of the regular season, the Raiders look to be headed in the right direction for the first time in years...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about 4 years ago 1,237 reads 11 comments

  8. Raiders Impressive In Game 2 Vs. Chicago

    Saturday night was another breath of fresh air for Raiders fans, as the Raiders won convincingly in Chicago 32-17...

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  9. Oakland Raiders Fans Should Be Concerned

    There is a fine line between blind optimism and reality, especially when it comes to the preseason in the National Football League. The Oakland Raiders have made headlines this offseason by staying out of the news for a change...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about 4 years ago 2,786 reads 104 comments

  10. Stepping Up In The Pocket: JaMarcus Russell's Gameplan For Greatness

    The decision not to bench JaMarcus Russell for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles- proved to be a wise one- as Oakland emerged victorious from a memorable brawl at McAfee Coliseum...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 364 reads 19 comments

  11. Found: Heart and Soul of Oakland Raiders Organization

    Praise God! The Oakland Raiders have arrived. Thanks to John Marshall and the entire Oakland Raiders defense for a gutsy performance against the highly acclaimed Philadelphia Eagle offense...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 433 reads 30 comments

  12. Jon Gruden's Next Head Coaching Job's First Task: Draft Tim Tebow

    Former Bucs and Raiders coach Jon Gruden has settled in to his broadcasting job with noticeable reluctance. The former offensive guru has made no effort to conceal the fact that he wants to return to coaching as soon as possible...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 1,290 reads 11 comments

  13. Petition To Bring Jon Gruden and Bruce Allen Back To Oakland

    This is an attempt, on behalf of the faithful fans of the Oakland Raiders, to start a petition to bring back Jon Gruden and Bruce Allen following the inevitable dismissal of coach Tom Cable...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 1,072 reads 74 comments

  14. It's Time To Stand Up and Fight: Buy In Or Get The Hell Out

    Frustration, embarrassment, and rage have overcome the faithful fan base of the Oakland Raiders. I have read and written countless articles about what should happen with regard to ownership, general management and coaching...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 197 reads 7 comments

  15. Stage Set for Jon Gruden's Return to the New "Black Hole"

    With the state of the franchise hanging in the balance, the stage has been set for the triumphant return of Jon Gruden...

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  16. Public Letter to Al Davis

    Dear Mr. Davis, I am writing you on behalf of the Oakland Raider faithful fan base. I am writing to express our frustration and discontent with what our once proud franchise has evolved into...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 759 reads 22 comments

  17. The Mighty Oakland Raiders: Commitment to Embarrassment

    Years ago, Al Davis decided that the slogan of the franchise was going to be "Commitment to Excellence." It embodied everything that Davis and the Raiders stood for...

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  18. Fans to Chucky: "Please Come Home!"

      Oakland's front office telephones are bound to ring. The legal department is going to be working overtime. After yesterday's display, Ringling Brothers is going to be suing us for stealing their act...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 148 reads 5 comments

  19. 1st Day On The Job: My First 24 Hours As The Raiders New General Manager

    So they say, it is never a good idea to write when you’re mad. You should especially refrain from saying things about the people and things you love most...or so they say...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 57 reads 2 comments

  20. 10 Reasons Why The Media and Other Fan Bases Should Shut Up

    As a faithful Raiders fan you have spent your life enduring the ridicule of commentators, and other fan bases. The last 6 years have been painful, but have strengthened our love and commitment to the greatest organization and owner in professional sports.

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 81 reads 22 comments

  21. Oakland Raiders Vs. Denver Broncos: Blueprint For Success

    Well this much is clear: Jamarcus Russell has yet to prove to anyone that he is a viable NFL quarterback. Because of this the Denver Broncos are going to stack 8 men in the box and force Jamarcus to beat them with his arm...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 1,595 reads 27 comments

  22. Raider Nation Celebration: Not Exactly

    Our beloved Oakland Raiders are sitiing at 1-1 tied for second place is the AFC West. After storming out of the gates against what the "experts" proclaimed was a superbowl bound team in San Diego, we managed to lose the game in typical Raider fashion...

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  23. Raider Nation Celebration: Not Exactly

    Our beloved Oakland Raiders are sitiing at 1-1 tied for second place is the AFC West. After storming out of the gates against what the "experts" proclaimed was a superbowl bound team in San Diego, we managed to lose the game in typical Raider fashion...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about almost 5 years ago 36 reads 0 comments

  24. Oakland Raiders and Fan Base Quietly Preparing For "New Autumn Wind"

    July is around the corner and training camp is looming in the summer weeks to come. For most football fans this time of year is spent fantasizing about their teams fortune in the upcoming ...

    Josh  Montero Written by Josh Montero about 5 years ago 161 reads 5 comments