1. Oakland Raiders: Can Al Davis' Confidence Turn the Raiders Into a Contender?

    Confidence is the Patriots head coach Bill Belichick going for it on fourth-and-two on his own 40-yard line in the middle of the second quarter...

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  2. Oakland Raiders: Al Davis Might Be Old, But He's No Punk or Pushover

    Raiders’ owner Al Davis might be a lot of things, but a wimp, he’s not. Many in the sports world scrutinize Davis with a fine-tooth comb; from his draft choices, to his handling of coaches, his age and his appearance...

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  3. Oakland Raiders: A Super Bowl With Jason Campbell? Al Davis Believes So.

    In December 2004, Jason Campbell led Auburn to an SEC championship and a 12-0 season—just as Cam Newton had done a month ago...

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  4. Georgetown Hoyas: How Far They Have Fallen

    John Thompson: The name alone jolts memories of the days when the Georgetown Hoyas reigned supreme over college basketball. Coined “The Beast of the East,” Thompson led his team into memorable battles during the 1980s and early 1990s...

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  5. Oakland Raiders: Nnamdi Asomugha, Should He Take Like a Bird and Fly Away?

    There is no Raider that has captured the hearts and minds more over the past several years than Nnamdi Asomugha . But as the mother bird must do, the Oakland Raiders must allow Asomugha to fly away...

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  6. Oakland Raiders 2011 Mock Draft: 9 Players That Fit the Silver and Black

    The 2010 NFL regular season has ended, therefore it's time to evaluate the draft prospects for 2011. Over the past twelve weeks, I have watched film on over two-hundred college prospects...

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  7. Tom Cable: Gone From Oakland Raiders for One Good Reason!

    Tom Cable is gone in Oakland! To those on the inside, this is no shock. An anonymous source close to the organization suggested earlier in the season that Cable’s job was dependant on the progress made this season...

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  8. Josh McDaniels Will Be Fired By 2011 Pt 2- I Told You So

    "Patience is a virtue.” Yet, it was an attribute lacking in the coaching arsenal of recently fired Denver Broncos coach Josh McDaniels. Let’s see, he dumped Jay Cutler, who is having a Pro-Bowl year...

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  9. Jason Campbell, If You're Not Twice As Good, Sit Down!

    A 66.3 passer rating, 5:7 touchdown to interception ratio, a 52.9 completion rate with a 6.7 yards average per pass are Bruce Gradkowski’s stats this year, comparable only ...

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  10. Raiders-Chargers: Battle For The AFC West Crown: The Defense Rules

    "All warfare is based on deception," Sun Tzu wrote in his classic military manifesto, "The Art Of War." And few people know that better than NFL coaches...

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  11. NFL Predictions for 2010 Season: Top 10 Defenses

    1) New York Jets: Rex Ryan will flex, and Darrelle Revis will rejoin. 2) Minnesota Vikings: Pat and Kevin Williams and Jared Allen. 3) San Francisco 49ers: Mike Singletary has fashioned his team in his tough image...

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  12. Five Reasons Why the Oakland Raiders Will Be AFC West Champs

    1. Replace Russell The Trade for Jason Campbell has already paid huge dividends. And Campbell is ready to prove that he is a top tier quarterback. 2...

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  13. NFL Sleepers to Make The Playoffs: Oakland Raiders?

    Criteria Of Sleeper Picks 1. Can not be predicted by most NFL writers to make the playoffs- meaning they must be a surprise. 2. They did not make the playoffs last year 3...

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  14. Oakland Raiders Training Camp Ends: Final Recap

    After nearly a month of drills and practices, the Oakland Raiders ended training camp today. Their mission was to get better every day, but the greatest part of progression is a change in attitude...

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  15. The Oakland Raiders Are Bullies Again: Hue Jackson Finally Speaks

    The Oakland Raiders have a storied history of success, but for the past few years success has been hard to come by for the Silver and Black. The tough persona, the “in your face” play, the win by any means attitude had gone adrift...

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  16. Oakland Raiders: No. 1 WRs Watch Your Shadow for Nnamdi Asomugha

    Call him the #1 shut-down corner in the NFL. Call him collect. But opposing NFL wide receivers will be calling him “the shadow...

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  17. Oakland Raiders Are Playoff-Bound and These Players Will Lead Them There

    The Oakland Raiders believe they have everything in place to win the AFC West and make the playoffs. These 5 players will assure that the Raiders succeed this year. 1...

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  18. Oakland Raiders: Three Reasons Why They Will Dominate the 49ers

    Saturday night the Raiders and 49ers will battle. Most NFL analyst predict the 49ers to win and have a better season than the Raiders.I, however, challenge those notions. I've listed my top 3 reasons why the Raiders will win on Saturday...

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  19. Raiders vs 49ers: Top 5 Things To Expect

    Week Three of the NFL Preseason is usually the week that most teams showcase their starters.Here are the five things that will be determined Saturday night when the 49ers and the Raiders meet...

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  20. Will Darrius Heyward-Bey or Michael Crabtree Have the Better Career?

    Saturday night will match up the Top two Wide receivers picked in the 2009 NFL Draft. In the 2009 NFL Draft, the best wide receiver was Texas Tech’s man-child Michael Crabtree, ...

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  21. Oakland Raiders: Call the Cowboys and Acquire Patrick Crayton, Today!

    Every dog has its day, even the underdog. For the past few years, I’ve listened to NFL fans and analysts berate Al Davis and the Oakland Raiders. “The Raiders are underdogs every week,” they said...

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  22. The Raiders Defense: #1in Sacks! Are They That Good?

    “Pressure busts pipes” they say, but pressure also busts up NFL passing schemes. And in the NFL, championships are won up front...

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  23. Raiders vs. Bears Recap: Raiders Studs and Duds

    Raiders Studs Jason Campbell completed all five of his attempts on the Raiders first possession for 89 yards and capped off the drive with a one-yard running touchdown. Campbell amassed 170 yards passing in the first half...

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  24. Albert Haynesworth, Headed To The Oakland Raiders?

    When Albert Haynesworth shunned the Redskins' voluntary offseason program, the Redskins’ old-school hard-knuckled coach Mike Shanahan took offense...

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  25. Redskins Vs Ravens: Post Game Report: The Beltway Beat-Down

    Terrell Suggs roughed up rookie tackle Trent Williams, who left the game with a bruised ego. Oops, I meant elbow. He returned to the sidelines with his arm in a sling after giving up one sack to Suggs and being called for one false start penalty...

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