1. Is Tom Cable The Next Great Raider Coach?

    Is Tom Cable the next great Oakland Raiders head coach? He just may be. Raider Nation has ranted and raved over the draft this year and rightfully so...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 1,175 reads 69 comments

  2. Could This Be the Unit That Improves the Raiders' Run Defense?

    The rumbling continues in Raider Nation over the Raider's run defense. Many question if enough has been done about it in the offseason. A great start was made in the draft. Rolando McClain projects well as a first round pick...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 2,311 reads 42 comments

  3. One More Move for Huff Could Mean a Great Defense for the Raiders

    Michael Huff has been largely criticized for his play since arriving in Oakland in 2006. Many have looked at his stat sheet and have even called him a bust as a number seven pick. I don't see it that way...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 1,347 reads 40 comments

  4. 2010 NBA Finals: Lakers Playing Like They Want Their Lunch Money Back

    Thursday night's match up between basketball titans Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Cetics was quite a surprise to many. They may not have been surprized that the Lakers won at home but the manner in which they won was the story...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 511 reads 1 comments

  5. The Silver and Black Attack Will Be Back on Defense

    Remember the days that Raider defenses were intimidating and inflicted pain on opposing offenses? You could tell in their body language that last thing an offense wanted on a given Sunday was to be on the field with the Raider's defense...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 888 reads 32 comments

  6. 2010 NBA Finals: Why 2010 Will Be Different Than 2008

    The tension is felt from the east coast to the west coast. It reverberates from the extreme north to the extreme south of America as well. The rivalry of the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers is set to start a new chapter on Thursday...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 212 reads 4 comments

  7. Kobe Bryant's Real Sidekick

    At 6'1", 210 lbs, Derek Fisher is not a whole lot to look at from a basketball standpoint. He is often seen getting abused by the super quick point guards in the league. He averaged just under eight points per game this season...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 718 reads 4 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant's "Exorcist": Act One is a Wrap, Act Two Starts Thursday

    Kobe Bryant continues to play like a man possessed while trying to exorcise demons. He has now finished Act One of his two-act suspense/drama/thriller. He capped-off Act One on Sunday night in thrilling fashion with 37 points in a Lakers win...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 637 reads 2 comments

  9. Raider Legend: Marcus Allen the Most Complete Running Back in NFL History

    Raider fans that were around in 1984 could never forget the greatest run in Super Bowl History. Marcus Allen starts left, comes back right, then finds a hole in the middle and bursts ...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 1,282 reads 5 comments

  10. How The West Will Be Won By The Oakland Raiders

    The seven year funk is over! Raider Nation will be a proud nation once again. It will probably come as a shock to those around the NFL but everything is in place. Not only did the Raiders have a good offseason but the pack has come back to us as well..

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 1,413 reads 24 comments

  11. JaMarcus Russell: It's Time to Let Him Go!

    As I look over articles on these sites, I have come to see something quite disturbing. I recently read an article about how Jason Campbell isn't a clear upgrade over JaMarcus "Hustle...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 353 reads 101 comments

  12. Tom Cable's Big Secret

    Shortly after the draft, Tom Cable spoke to reporters about just how well the draft went. The attention suddenly turned to the run defense...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 1,104 reads 72 comments

  13. Oakland Raiders RB Darren McFadden: Don't Give Up on Him Yet!

    I have heard the rumblings all over the "Black Hole" about Darren McFadden. Most of it is not good. He is often put in the same category as Jamarcus Russell and Darrius Heyward-Bey...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 1,080 reads 61 comments

  14. Kevin Curtis: The Right Man for the Job

    Now that the speculation seems to be over about the Oakland Raiders getting the often disgruntled Terrell Owens, let's take a look at the veteran that appears to make sense in more ways than a few...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 1,161 reads 27 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant's Revenge Against the Boston Celtics: The Final Confrontation

    With the Los Angeles Lakers ready to play the Phoenix Suns in the Western Conference Finals, Kobe Bryant was asked if revenge was on his mind. He replied, "What do you think?" Basketball fans the world over already know how the "Black Mamba" thinks...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 707 reads 32 comments

  16. The Greatest Coach of All-Time is Still Human

    After going through the Suns like a hot knife through butter for two games and the first quarter of Game Three, what on God's green earth happened to the Lakers last night? Sure, the Suns were at home, but the Lakers were in clear control of the game...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 387 reads 2 comments

  17. Nnamdi Asomugha vs. Darrelle Revis: Who Is Really on an Island?

    With the big year Darrelle Revis had in 2009, it looks like All-World cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha has a new rival. Revis killed it this past season with 6 INTs and 31 pass deflections...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 6,276 reads 80 comments

  18. Why Week 17 Was Great For the Raiders

    What could be so great about a 21-13 loss to close the season? The answer is that nothing can teach you more about your team than playing a good team. Your weaknesses will be revealed and exploited...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 264 reads 4 comments

  19. Kobe vs. LeBron; Are You Serious?

    When asked of the comparison between he and LeBron James a while back, "Are you serious?" was the response Kobe offered back. He sounded as if he was offended...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 4,223 reads 33 comments

  20. Al Davis Not So Bad After All

    Al Davis has been widely criticized for the alleged horrible job he’s done with franchise since Super Bowl run in 2002. I was among those critics at one time but “upon further review,” Al Davis hasn’t done so bad after all...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 348 reads 38 comments

  21. Good Riddance Jamarcus Hustle!

    Many of you that just saw the headline are probably wondering, "How can he call him Jamarcus Hustle?" There isn't an ounce of hustle in him." That is true. This is a man known for coming in late and leaving early to the most demanding job in team sports..

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 228 reads 13 comments

  22. What Does Oakland Need With This Man?

    The whispers have been heard all over the black hole about the possabilities of Terrell Owens being sucked in. Many Raider fans object to the idea saying, "He can't get off of press coverage anymore...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 342 reads 12 comments

  23. Jason Campbell Right Man Right Place Right Time

    After 7 years of incompetancy at the quaterback position, the Oakland Raiders have their man. Jason Campbell will take this team to the playoffs in 2010. Before you say, "Another crazy Raider fan...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 531 reads 35 comments

  24. Raider Reconstruction Is Taking Shape

    Everyone including my own self has ridiculed Al Davis for what he has done with the Oakland Raiders since 2002. I’ve heard it all. “He needs to sell the team.” “The Raiders will never win again until Al Davis is not in charge...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about 4 years ago 277 reads 6 comments