1. JaMarcus Russell, Al Davis Believes in You, Us Fans Don't Anymore

    The effort doesn't show on the field. The lack of being able to hit simple dump passes is gut wrenching to watch. At home vs. San Diego, 12 for 30. At Kansas City, 7 of 24 and here at home vs...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about almost 5 years ago 320 reads 23 comments

  2. Analyzing The Seymour Trade, Is He Better Then Burgess?

    The Raiders and the Patriots have a funny relationship. From the tuck rule, to Randy Moss, to Doug Gabriel, to Lamont Jordan, to Derrick Burgess, to Andrew Walter along with a draft ...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about almost 5 years ago 93 reads 10 comments

  3. Dallas Vs. Oakland: Hurt Dallas Corners Equal Huge Oppertunity

    Pre-Season is around the corner for the Raiders. The Dallas Cowboys will visit the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Thursday evening. Most teams know what's going on with their starters...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about almost 5 years ago 113 reads 12 comments

  4. Chaz Schilens, The Next TJ Houshmandzadeh?

    That's right, I said it, Chaz Schilens will be the next TJ Houshmandzadeh. When I say that he'll be the be the next TJ is because both guys weren't thought of as big-time players and drafted in the 7th Round...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about almost 5 years ago 253 reads 22 comments

  5. Cable-Vision Is The Oakland Raiders TV Provider

    Coach Tom Cable has the Raiders rolling in the right direction and it's beginning to show on the field. Coach Cable took things to the 'extreme' as he was the only Coach this year to go one full week without pads...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about almost 5 years ago 85 reads 7 comments

  6. Derrick Burgess Holding Out and Two Oakland Raiders Players Waived

    We've all heard the rumors. We've written the articles. Derrick Burgess is going to get traded. The one thing that was never brought up was this: Burgess is officially a hold out. This coming from David White's Twitter Page...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about almost 5 years ago 127 reads 13 comments

  7. Position Battles Around The Corner For The Oakland Raiders

    Training Camp is literally days away for the Oakland Raiders. Players are going to start arriving on Tuesday and Wednesday to the Napa facility. Gone is the music that Lane Kiffin used to play...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about almost 5 years ago 154 reads 6 comments

  8. Why Johnnie Lee Higgins and Justin Miller Are the Most Underrated NFL Returners

    Friday I caught some NFL Total Access and noticed they were going to list the top five returners in the NFL on Monday. I am thinking that, "Johnnie Lee Higgins got snubbed from the Pro-Bowl; the guys over at the Network will notice his skills...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about almost 5 years ago 728 reads 24 comments

  9. Is Rookie Receiver Louis Murphy a Possible Starter For The Oakland Raiders?

    The Selection of Louis Murphy: The Oakland Raiders selected Louis Murphy with the 124th pick (fourth Round) of the 2009 NFL Draft...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about almost 5 years ago 1,461 reads 33 comments

  10. Greg Ellis Left Out To Dry In His Last Year As A Cowboy

    Greg Ellis was on the Michael Irvin Show and let out some details about how his last year went in Dallas. He went over many subjects. He talked about not being used in games as much as he'd like...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 105 reads 5 comments

  11. Why Would The Patriots Trade Vince Wilfork to The Raiders?

    One thing I've seen come up often as of late from peoples comments is 'the Raiders should get Wilfork'. My response to that would be, of course, who wouldn't want a dominant force at NT...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 446 reads 26 comments

  12. Oakland Raiders Madden 2010 Ratings Out

    After hearing that the Madden franchise would make the ratings more realistic this year I knew what was coming. By the way we all know that the picture shown above is not the actual cover of the game, just another version of the cover...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 387 reads 10 comments

  13. Oakland Raiders Add a Linebacker Without Signing a New Body

    With voluntary OTAs out of the way, it's dead time in the NFL. Besides the NFL Rookie Symposium (and, of course, Terrell Suggs and Julius Peppers working on extensions), there isn't much news...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 204 reads 18 comments

  14. Golden State Warriors Draft Strategy: Post Crawford Deal

    Now that the Warriors have gotten rid of Jamal Crawford, what will their draft strategy be? They acquired two point guards. A veteran making his second stop in the Bay, Speedy Claxton and Acie Law...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 385 reads 2 comments

  15. JaMarcus Russell Is Slowly Developing into a Leader

    Finally, Oakland Raider fans get to hear something we haven't heard in Oakland since Rich Gannon left: JaMarcus Russell is gathering his teammates (wide receivers and tight ends) for a week of private workouts...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 1,999 reads 19 comments

  16. What Does Addition of Greg Ellis Mean to Oakland Raiders?

    After a long weekend of not much news, I wake up this morning to see Greg Ellis met with the Oakland Raiders on Sunday night. Not only did they meet, but they came to a handshake agreement with a contract to be finalized today...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 265 reads 27 comments

  17. NFL Draft '06 and '07: Who'll Be the Best QBs?

    We can pretty much see what the QBs in these draft classes will turn out to be. Raider haters out there love to throw dirt on JaMarcus Russell. It's not fair...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 373 reads 20 comments

  18. Oakland Raiders, 28th Ranked Backfield In the NFL

    IAccording to an article on SI.com by John Mullin, the Oakland Raiders are ranked 28th when it comes to our backfield. Here's the article http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2009/football/nfl/05/22/backfields/3...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 109 reads 6 comments

  19. Kirk Morrison and Thomas Howard Need Help

    These two Raider linebackers have busted their tail ever since they've put a jersey on. The third linebacker spot has suffered injuries no matter whose name was on the back of the jersey, which has resulted in a lack of production...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 189 reads 5 comments

  20. Sack Machine in The Making, Trevor Scott

    Thought I'd give Trevor Scott some love since he's going to run through offensive lines all year. Here's a some information on the soon to be sack leader of the Oakland Raiders...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 950 reads 12 comments

  21. Derrick Burgess to New England?

    WEEI.com reports that the Patriots are interested in getting Burgess. ESPN has it on their rumors page and Profootballtalk.com has reported this also. Burgess is going into the last year of his deal...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 134 reads 9 comments

  22. The Oakland Raiders Removed a Cancer

    I was one of the many people extremely excited when the Oakland Raiders traded for DeAngelo Hall last year. The Raiders only gave up a second round and a fifth round draft pick for a two time Pro Bowler...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 237 reads 18 comments

  23. Oakland Raiders Mini-Camp Recap: Improvement?

    The Oakland Raiders three day, five practice mini-camp is now complete. The Raiders will be back in a month for OTA's. The mini-camp provided a little taste of where the current players are...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 391 reads 31 comments

  24. Lorenzo Neal Is a Oakland Raider!

    Ramone Brown reported this last week. I just checked David White's (Sfgate.com Silver and Black writer) Twitter account for updates on Mini-Camp today. Here's what he wrote: minicamp has started, lorenzo neal is a raider...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 634 reads 7 comments

  25. 2007-2008 Raiders Draft: Loaded Young Roster

    The experts on ESPN/NFL Network love to bash Al Davis...Let's not forget various beat writers and anyone else who can get in front of a mic. They look for anything to pick on the Raiders about, especially come draft time...

    Gil Becerra Written by Gil Becerra about 5 years ago 299 reads 19 comments