1. Oakland Raiders. Will Rookie Taiwan Jones Steal Touches from Michael Bush?

    Last season, Michael Bush was on his way to being the Oakland Raiders' starting RB, until an injury in preseason kept him out of action for the first couple of weeks...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about almost 3 years ago 5,397 reads 50 comments

  2. Oakland Raiders Safety Mike Mitchell: How He Will Shore Up the Run Defense

    Michael Huff is likely done in Oakland. If the Raiders want him back, they would have to pay him $6.4 million because his salary escalated at a higher rate than 30 percent from 2009 to 2010...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about 3 years ago 2,626 reads 27 comments

  3. Terrelle Pryor: Will He Be Jason Campbell's Backup for the Oakland Raiders?

    Heading into the 2011 NFL Draft, it was reported that the Oakland Raiders would have drafted Colin Kaepernick if they came across the right deal to trade up for him. That didn't happen, leaving the Raiders without a QB for the long-term future...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about 3 years ago 2,832 reads 109 comments

  4. NFL Draft 2011: Who Will Fall to Raiders at No. 48?

    The NFL Draft is less than two weeks away. The Raider Nation is pretty much split on what they think the Raiders should do with their first pick. Some think we need to draft an offensive lineman...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about 3 years ago 2,164 reads 103 comments

  5. 2011 NFL Mock Draft: Roc's Oakland Raiders Mock Draft Supplies Some Shockers

    With the NFL draft less than three weeks away I think it's time I post what I think is going to happen in this year's draft. If nothing changes, the Raiders won't be drafting until midway through the second round...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 878 reads 40 comments

  6. Strikeforce: Nick Diaz Dominates Paul Daley, Takes His Best Shot, Knocks Him Out

    Heading into last night's Strikeforce Championship fight, most believed that Nick Diaz's best strategy would be to take the fight to the ground and neutralize Paul Daley's devastating punching power...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 154 reads 4 comments

  7. Strikeforce Challengers 15: Bobby Escalante Victorious in Front of Home Crowd

    There were a few local fighters on the Strikeforce Challengers 15 fight card which was held in my hometown of Stockton, Calif...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 222 reads 2 comments

  8. UFC: Can Anybody Beat Jon "Bones" Jones? I Don't Think So

    I'll admit, heading into last nights fight I thought Jon Jones wasn't quite ready for Mauricio Rua. I know Jones was steamrolling his opponents but I didn't think Jones was ready for the elite just yet...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 1,581 reads 16 comments

  9. Oakland Raiders: Please Don't Even Think About Plaxico Burress or Tiki Barber!

    The media is always at it. The media always wants to publish a story that the fans will bite on. Even if it has to stretch the truth or fabricate a story all together, it loves to publish things that, like I said, fans will bite on...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 1,126 reads 17 comments

  10. Oakland Raiders: Could Tarvaris Jackson Be Jason Campbell's Backup in 2011?

    As of right now, Jason Campbell is the only quarterback the Oakland Raiders have under contract. I've been noticing on a lot of mock drafts that people believe the Raiders should draft a QB and groom him under Campbell...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 3,732 reads 160 comments

  11. Oakland Raiders: Cornerbacks to Target If Nnamdi Asomugha Doesn't Re-Sign

    So far this offseason, Al Davis has committed a pretty large chunk of money to some potential free agents. Stanford Routt and John Henderson got new deals. Kamerion Wimbley will get paid over $11 million with his franchise designation...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 3,883 reads 85 comments

  12. Oakland Raiders: Pay Michael Bush Starter Money or Target a RB in the NFL Draft?

    Heading into the 2011 offseason, the Oakland Raiders had a long list of potential free agents. So far the Raiders have re-signed a few of their guys, such as Kamerion Wimbley, John Henderson and Stanford Rout...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 2,086 reads 77 comments

  13. Oakland Raiders Make a Great Move: Hire Rod Woodson To Coach Defensive Backs

    The Oakland Raiders have made a few moves so far this offseason. First they dismissed Tom Cable replacing him with offensive coordinator Hue Jackson...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 4,036 reads 216 comments

  14. NFL: Oakland Raiders Running Back Michael Bush Arrested for Drinking and Driving

    Early Saturday morning, Oakland Raiders running back Michael Bush was arrested for operating while intoxicated (OWI), which is essentially a DUI. As an unrestricted free agent, he couldn't have picked a worse time to get arrested...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 1,336 reads 105 comments

  15. Pittsburgh Steelers: So Much For All That Dynasty Talk And Big Ben Being Elite

    Heading into Super Bowl Sunday, the talk all week was that the Steelers are the most dominant franchise in history. The current Steelers team was being called a "dynasty" by a lot of so-called experts...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 1,140 reads 177 comments

  16. Oakland Raiders LB Rolando McClain Shot At: I Hope He Learned From This Incident

    Last year, the Oakland Raiders took MLB Rolando McClain with their first-round pick in the 2010 NFL Draft...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 71 reads 47 comments

  17. Oakland Raiders CB Stanford Routt Compared To Darrelle Revis and Nnamdi Asomugha

    Stanford Routt, once again, has been the target of a lot of criticism from Raiders fans. You see it here on Bleacher Report in the comment sections. Things like, "Stanford Routt has to go," "he sucks," "he gets burned too much...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 2,331 reads 62 comments

  18. Philadelphia Eagles QB Kevin Kolb: What Can the Eagles Get in Return for Him?

    When the Philadelphia Eagles sent Donovan McNabb on his way, they had two capable replacements for their long-time face of the franchise. Plan A was Kevin Kolb...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 2,306 reads 43 comments

  19. Oakland Raiders: Can These Backups Crack The Starting Lineup In 2011

    The 2010 NFL season is behind us. The Raiders finished with their best record since 2002 but still finished third place in the AFC West. That wasn't enough for Al Davis to bring back coach Cable...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 1,960 reads 87 comments

  20. Oakland Raiders: Who Will Be Hue Jackson's Offensive Coordinator In 2011?

    Well, I know it hasn't been announced yet, but the next head coach of the Oakland Raiders is 2010 offensive coordinator Hue Jackson. Al Davis , like I've said plenty of times, does things his way...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 2,714 reads 49 comments

  21. Oakland Raiders Owner Al Davis Clearing Cap Space, but Who Is He Targeting?

    Al Davis has always done things his way. His approach to the game is different, to say the least, than most other franchises...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 6,529 reads 166 comments

  22. Oakland Raiders K Sebastian Janikowski Costs Tom Cable His Job As Head Coach

    The Oakland Raiders are coming off their best season since their last Super Bowl run at the turn of the millennium...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 949 reads 20 comments

  23. Al Davis and Tom Cable Know ESPN and NFL Network Will Never Get It

    The 2010 regular season just ended and Adam Schefter is already reporting that, "according to sources," Al Davis will not keep Tom Cable as head coach of his Oakland Raiders...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 2,475 reads 35 comments

  24. Pro Bowl Snub: Oakland Raider Jacoby Ford

    This year, the Oakland Raiders found a gem in the fourth round of the NFL Draft when they selected Jacoby Ford out of Clemson...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 1,372 reads 56 comments

  25. The Oakland Raiders: Why a 9-7 Finish Would Mean a Successful Season

    Here we are entering the 16th week of the NFL season and the Oakland Raiders are still alive in the race for the AFC West crown and a playoff berth. At 7-7, the Raiders need the Chargers to lose one of their final two games...

    big ROC Stockton, CA Written by big ROC Stockton, CA about over 3 years ago 1,605 reads 67 comments