1. "In Tom Cable We Trust"

    Written by: Jeff Little The inevitable has happened and the axe has fallen on former Head Coach Lane Kiffin. I thought it was very strange that Al decided to break him off with a telephone call as oppose to speaking with him in person...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about almost 6 years ago 100 reads 0 comments

  2. The Glory Days are Near

    This is some bye week huh? Al Davis didn't stop at just saying why Kiffin was let go, he then went on to say that the Patriots tampered with Randy Moss. Al, I want you to know, that I am in full support of you, and your descisions...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about almost 6 years ago 110 reads 2 comments

  3. "We Will Win With This Team!"

    Al Davis came out and made a few statements in his press conference today at the Raiders headquarters today, directly calling Lane a "Liar...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about almost 6 years ago 87 reads 0 comments

  4. Will This be Russell's Week?

    (photo courtesy of Dobson Images)During the first three weeks of the NFL, there have been a lot of angry teams, and coaches. Some screaming at the media, and others at themselves...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about almost 6 years ago 159 reads 5 comments

  5. Raider Nation to Al Davis: Let Lane Kiffin Finish the Puzzle

    In a wake of either bad reporting or a somewhat truthful yet unsettling rumor, many in the Raider Nation are sitting on the edge of our seats. For the players, it is more of about wanting to keep the right guy around...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 2,600 reads 22 comments

  6. Darren McFadden Doubters: Keep Watching

    When Oakland was on the clock in this April's 2008 NFL Draft, many Raiders fans and fans of other teams were quick to judge Al Davis when he selected running back Darren McFadden fourth overall...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 1,869 reads 12 comments

  7. Week 2 Preview: Why Huard Will be Scared

    photo courtesy of JachdejaLast week for the Oakland Raiders was dreadful, and provided us with a new outlook on the season. Our beloved Raiders will be a team that has to pick up scraps to pull wins together...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 117 reads 1 comments

  8. Dear Nation: Keep your heads up

    In the Broncos effort to dismantle the Oakland Raiders Monday night, not many people would want to go back and watch that game again. I took another four dreadful hours watching that game again...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 137 reads 2 comments

  9. Its in the hands of Russell

    In the last few years there hasn't been an opportunity like this in week one for the Raiders. On Sunday two of the four teams in the AFC West lost their games...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 146 reads 0 comments

  10. Midnight in Oakland: Raiders-Broncos Week One Preview

    This Monday will hold two big games on prime-time network television. The first of the two is Minnesota at Green Bay, followed by what should be considered the game of the week: Denver at Oakland...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 1,507 reads 10 comments

  11. NFL's Week One Predictions

    With the matchup between the Giants and Redskins already decided, I have had a chance at looking into the games for Week One and have made my predictions with scores. If the starters fulfill their duties, this is how I see Week One ending up...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 312 reads 5 comments

  12. Why You Should Bet on the Raiders This Season

    There are many reasons that cause many of us to bet. We either think the odds are in our favor, or the game can't really be that hard. But it is no laughing matter, some people such as myself, love to gamble, and sometimes push our luck to far...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 370 reads 3 comments

  13. Raiders Final Pre-Season Game was not Meaningless! Or was it?

    In the last week of the Preseason , the Oakland Raiders traveled to the Emerald City to take on the Seattle Seahawks. This game was as close to meaningless as there is in the NFL season, and preseason as it can be...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 129 reads 0 comments

  14. Wide Receivers in Need, But is it Too Late?

    In last Saturday's Match-up the Oakland passing game was moving the ball, but unable to make catches in clutch third down situations. Which has pointed out a glaring need on this 2008 version of the Oakland Raiders...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 226 reads 3 comments

  15. Raiders-Cardinals: Oakland Looks Strong in First Half Against Arizona

    In the Raiders' Saturday matchup against the Arizona Cardinals, the message Kiffin sent out was that we would pass early and often in the game. I am not so sure that was a good idea, but the coaches were able to judge the receivers on performance...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 377 reads 8 comments

  16. Can Louis Rankin Start Returning Kicks?

    In last week's matchup against the Tennessee Titans, the Oakland Raiders' punt returner, Johnnie Lee Higgins, made a huge mistake. In case you missed it, he fielded a ball inside his own 10-yard line, then started off running backwards...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 3,240 reads 8 comments

  17. That's Okay Oren O'Neal, It Was Only a Game-Winning TD

    In the midst of starting the preseason 2-0, and just minutes away from big talk in the beginning of the season, it was third and goal, and the call was a fullback dive. O'Neal's number was called, but he now wishes it hadn't been...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 3,935 reads 25 comments

  18. Put A Plus in the Win Column

    Last Friday marked the beginning of the Oakland Raiders 2008 Campaign. I know we are still weeks from the actual opener, but this was the first appearance in front of us, the fans...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 181 reads 3 comments

  19. Why Raider Fans like Brett Coming Back

    In his first seventeen seasons, Brett Favre has had his share of ups and downs with the Green Bay Packers. Now that Brett is with the New York Jets, us Raider fans have a reason to be excited...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 262 reads 2 comments

  20. The Tall Tale of My Tickets—One Oakland Raiders Fan's Adventure

    With the first preseason game approaching, I started to wonder where my season tickets were. Last Wednesday I had received an e-mail confirming that they had been delivered, so I got excited...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 1,243 reads 16 comments

  21. Oakland Raiders: The Feel of McAfee Coliseum in Autumn

    There is no place like Mc Afee Coliseum on a Sunday Afternoon in the Autumn. The “Concrete Jungle,” which it has been named by the devout fans. This stadium plays home to the Oakland Raiders...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 327 reads 10 comments

  22. Oakland Raiders: Will patience bring glory?

    In the last five seasons, the Oakland Raiders have gone 19-61, a very dismal stretch for such a storied franchise. But not only have the fans had the patience, but still carried their swagger during this period of very dark times...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 1,378 reads 4 comments

  23. Javon Walker: Returns from Retirement?

    (AP Photo / Paul Sakuma) In a week with all the flurry, and tough thoughts about Brett Favre retiring, Javon Walker wanted to get more of a media circus around himself...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 188 reads 4 comments

  24. JaMarcus Russell Back in Practice with the Oakland Raiders

    After missing the remainder of Tuesday's practice, JaMarcus Russell was able to return to practice with the Oakland Raiders today.He hurt his elbow Tuesday on Darren McFadden's helmet on his follow-through after a throw...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 366 reads 4 comments

  25. Just 10 More Days!

    With the Oakland Raiders first preseason game just 10 days away, many fans are full of excitment, as am I. As a season ticket holder, to me the off season is just re-upping time...

    greg pitsch Written by greg pitsch about 6 years ago 256 reads 7 comments