1. Oakland Raiders: Grades and Accolades, Preseason Week 1

    With the Oakland Raiders finally back in action, I debut my new, weekly postgame feature: Grades and Accolades...

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about 1 year ago 9,437 reads 155 comments

  2. What the Oakland Raiders Should Do with Terrelle Pryor

    Actually, I'll admit that this headline is a little misleading: It's obvious the Oakland Raiders need to trade talented third-year quarterback Terrelle Pryor—perhaps as soon as possible...

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about over 1 year ago 10,038 reads 127 comments

  3. Could Tim Tebow Fit with the Oakland Raiders?

    No, this isn't a joke. With highly controversial quarterback Tim Tebow getting cut from the New York Jets on Monday (via ESPN), it's worth pondering whether the Raiders would be a good fit for his services...

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about over 1 year ago 30,553 reads 261 comments

  4. Oakland Raiders 2013 First-Round Draft Primer, Vol. 3 (Pre-Draft)

    With the 2013 NFL Draft starting tomorrow, have the Oakland Raiders tipped their hand on what they intend to do at No...

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about over 1 year ago 4,792 reads 16 comments

  5. 3 Reasons the Oakland Raiders Smartly Handled the Matt Flynn Trade

    Bravo to the Oakland Raiders for how they obtained ex- Seattle Seahawks quarterback Matt Flynn. A trade has been simmering since Friday, and today the teams reached an agreement in principle, according to ESPN ...

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about over 1 year ago 3,833 reads 12 comments

  6. Oakland Raiders 2013 First-Round Draft Primer (Vol. 2, Post-Pro Day)

    What should the Oakland Raiders do with their No. 3 overall draft pick in light of free agency and recent pro days? Such is the focus of my second analysis of how the Raiders should approach the ever-important first round in next month's NFL draft.

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about over 1 year ago 3,580 reads 11 comments

  7. Oakland Raiders 2013 First-Round Draft Primer, Vol. 1 (Post-Combine)

    What should the Oakland Raiders do in April to help restore their winning ways? With the No. 3 overall selection in the 2013 NFL draft , general manager Reggie McKenzie and head ...

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about over 1 year ago 5,757 reads 13 comments

  8. Arizona Wildcats Football: 5 Key Offseason Storylines

    The Arizona Wildcats football team showed great promise in its first year under head coach Rich Rodriguez ...

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about over 1 year ago 1,407 reads 9 comments

  9. Why the Oakland Raiders Should Run a 3-4 Defense in 2013

    The Oakland Raiders seemed to take only a passing interest in defense in 2012-13. Operating out of a 4-3 base defense, they allowed 27.7 points per game, ranking 27th out of 32 teams, according to NFL ...

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about over 1 year ago 6,895 reads 53 comments

  10. Analysis: Why the Oakland Raiders Should Run a Spread Offense in 2013 and Beyond

    In designing an effective offense—something the Oakland Raiders failed to do in 2012-13—a fundamental principle is building around the strengths of your roster...

    Tom Knauer Written by Tom Knauer about over 1 year ago 17,574 reads 86 comments