1. Raiders vs. Packers: 5 Reasons to Believe Oakland Can Land the Upset

    In every sense of the word, the 7-5 Oakland Raiders now have their backs against the wall. The Denver Broncos have moved into a first-place tie with the Raiders for the AFC West division lead...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 6,635 reads 56 comments

  2. Jason Campbell: Should Raiders QB Reclaim Starting Job Once He's Healthy?

    Guess what, Raider Nation? Jason Campbell is throwing the ball around a little bit and looking to get back on the field. After going 4-2 as the Raiders ' starting quarterback to start the season, he has quite a bit of fanfare...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 6,228 reads 426 comments

  3. Raiders vs. Dolphins: 10 Things We Learned about Oakland in 34-14 Loss

    Jingo bells, Batman smells, Raiders lay an egg....... Alright, alright.... The Oakland Raiders fell to 7-5 and are now in a first-place tie with the Tim Tebow -led Denver Broncos ...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 8,644 reads 252 comments

  4. Oakland Raiders: 4 Reasons Rolando McClain Allegations Don't Make Sense

    When I first caught wind of the incident where Oakland Raiders middle linebacker Rolando McClain allegedly pointed a gun at a man's head and shot inches past his ear, I couldn't believe it...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 3,926 reads 80 comments

  5. Raiders vs. Dolphins: 5 Predictions for Sunday's Game

    The red-hot Oakland Raiders (7-4) are preparing to go across the country to face the Miami Dolphins (3-8). Many would like to call this a trap-game for the Raiders, but there is no such thing in December...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 7,181 reads 147 comments

  6. 7 Possible Scenarios That Could Send the Oakland Raiders into the Postseason

    The Raiders are now 7-4, have the lead in the AFC West standings, and have yet to play a game at full strength this season. So really, the Raiders getting into the postseason this year is more about the Raiders than anything...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 6,863 reads 40 comments

  7. Bears vs. Raiders: 10 Things We Learned from Oakland's 25-20 Win

    The Oakland Raiders upped their record to 7-4 by winning a too-close-for-comfort home game against the Chicago Bears . It wasn't the prettiest of games and at some points, the Raiders were pretty hard to watch...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 9,895 reads 372 comments

  8. Bears vs. Raiders: 9 Keys to an Oakland Upset on Sunday

    The 6-4 Oakland Raiders will be at home, in front of a sold-out O.co Coliseum crowd to take on the Chicago Bears Sunday...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 8,061 reads 87 comments

  9. 25 Most Intimidating Raiders in Franchise History

    Intimidate: 1 To make timid or frighten. 2 To force into or deter from some action by including fear...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 12,276 reads 58 comments

  10. Raiders vs Vikings: 10 Things We Learned from Raiders' 27-21 Win

    What can I say? The Oakland Raiders have to be the most exhausting team in all of the NFL to follow. They dominate the Minnesota Vikings early en route to jumping out to a 24-7 halftime lead, only to end up in a nail-biter...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 9,098 reads 310 comments

  11. Raiders vs Vikings: Which Team Has the Edge in Every Phase of the Game?

    The Oakland Raiders are going into Minnesota for a big game against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Every game is big for the Raiders these days, because the Raiders lead every team in the AFC West by just one game...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 5,425 reads 115 comments

  12. Raiders vs Vikings: 10 Reasons Why Denarius Moore Should Get More Targets

    Raiders wide receiver Denarius Moore is a current nominee for Pepsi's NFL Rookie of the Week. He also made NFL Network's Top Five plays of the week for an outstanding 46-yard catch he made last Thursday...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 6,566 reads 79 comments

  13. Oakland Raiders Report Card Week 10: Grading Each Unit Heading into Week 11

    The Oakland Raiders are now in sole possession of the AFC West lead with a 5-4 record! They got off to a good start to the season at 4-2, then seemed to lose their way after starting quarterback Jason Campbell was injured...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 6,548 reads 112 comments

  14. Raiders vs. Chargers: 10 Things We Learned from Oakland's 24-17 Win

    What a game! The Oakland Raiders went down to San Diego to play a must-win game against the Chargers ...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 13,344 reads 368 comments

  15. 7 Positives to Look at Coming out of Carson Palmer's Slow Start

    Three weeks ago, Carson Palmer was sitting on his couch eating bon bons, thinking that football wasn't going to happen for him this year. Suddenly, he gets a text, saying, "You're gonna be a Raider...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 6,113 reads 190 comments

  16. 6 Things We Learned About Oakland Raiders in 38-24 Loss to Denver Broncos

    This was going to be one nasty article after a frustrating, 38-24 loss to the division-rival Denver Broncos ...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 6,143 reads 433 comments

  17. Raiders Facing Most Pressure in Second Half of Season

    At 4-3, the Oakland Raiders are tied for first place in the AFC West with a good shot to make a playoff push. After losing starting quarterback Jason Campbell, the Raiders seem to have rebuilt on the run...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 4,930 reads 79 comments

  18. 7 Reasons to Take Oakland Raiders Seriously as a Super Bowl Contender

    The Oakland Raiders are coming off of their most embarrassing performance since the season opener in Tennessee last year. They lost to division rival Kansas City Chiefs 28-0 to make much of the media jump off of their bandwagon...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 6,191 reads 170 comments

  19. Report Card for All 22 Starters for Oakland Raiders (Midseason Edition)

    It is now mid-season, and the Oakland Raiders are coming off their semester break with a 4-3 record. That 4-3 record doesn't lie about the Raiders, as they have been both up and down in the first semester of the season...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 5,391 reads 217 comments

  20. 10 Corrections the Oakland Raiders Must Make During the Bye Week

    This week is the best time I've ever seen for a football team to have their bye. The Oakland Raiders limped in to this one at 4-3 after getting embarrassed by the Kansas City Chiefs 28-0...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 3,969 reads 229 comments

  21. Oakland Raider Aaron Curry Reclaiming His Career in Raider Nation

    There are a lot of reviews about the Carson Palmer trade after just one half of one game that he wasn't prepared to play in. It is a move that needs time to develop before we are able to know the true value of this trade for the Raiders...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 2,395 reads 58 comments

  22. Carson Palmer vs. Jason Campbell: Who Gives the Raiders Best Chance To Win?

    Raider Nation was as excited as ever to get Carson Palmer to play quarterback for the Oakland Raiders . Three interceptions in the second half from Palmer in a 28-0 loss later, the trade for him was a mistake...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 7,312 reads 301 comments

  23. Chiefs vs Raiders: 10 Things We Learned from Oakland's 28-0 Loss

    That was one hard game to watch for Raiders fans, as the Chiefs beat the Raiders at home 28-0. The loss taught us a whole lot about this Raiders team and where they are at this time...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 7,463 reads 373 comments

  24. Chiefs vs. Raiders: What Oakland Fans Should Expect from Carson Palmer's Debut

    The first question that many have asked since the Raiders signed Carson Palmer is: will he play right away? Al Saunders has told the media that he believes so, but head coach Hue Jackson has been very non-committal...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 2,203 reads 147 comments

  25. NFL Trade Deadline: How Did the Oakland Raiders Do?

    The NFL trade deadline has come and gone. And like the old Oakland Raiders , they made a big splash—reminiscent of the Mike Haynes trade in 1983. It didn't start there but it ended there just over a week after the passing of Al Davis ...

    Carl Cockerham Written by Carl Cockerham about over 2 years ago 1,661 reads 80 comments