1. Some Eagles fans need to check themselves

    The Eagles down 26-17, put on a fierce fourth quarter come back with 23 unanswered points to defeat the 49ers in San Francisco...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about 6 years ago 743 reads 18 comments

  2. How will Tom Cable's elevation affect the Raiders?

    Tom Cable’s unexpected ascension to the interim head coaching position places him in the unenviable position of being challenged with the task of bringing some order to chaos as well as leading a turnaround...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about 6 years ago 359 reads 6 comments

  3. " In Tom Cable we Trust"

    The inevitable has happened and the axe has fallen on former Head Coach Lane Kiffin. I thought it was very strange that Al decided to break him off with a telephone call as oppose to speaking with him in person...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about 6 years ago 697 reads 16 comments

  4. It's Finally Official: Al Davis Shows Lane Kiffin the door

    Technically, it is breaking news, but we all knew this was coming. The sad reality is that this turn of events has been a trend for this franchise for far too long. This firing has brought up the full range of reactions from fans and people league wide...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about 6 years ago 741 reads 16 comments

  5. Thoughts on the 2008 Oakland Raiders, after the First Quarter

    The NFL season is a long 16-week journey, so one needs to break it down into four quarters to put the season into perspective.The Raiders have reached the bye week with one win and three losses on the season...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about 6 years ago 702 reads 15 comments

  6. Raiders-Chargers: Previewing the AFC West Showdown

    This is the third division opponent that the Raiders have faced in 2008 and by all accounts the team to beat by the entire AFC West. This is the 97th time these two rivals have met, and both are chasing the Denver Broncos...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about 6 years ago 634 reads 16 comments

  7. Raiders-Bills: Oakland Takes One on the Chin, Loses 24-23

    This week three contest could be described as a tale of two games within a game. Oakland, on the road for the second straight week, came out and played inspired football on both sides of the ...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about 6 years ago 622 reads 12 comments

  8. Al Davis Needs to Stop Hitting the Reset Button

    All is quiet on the western front, or at least in the East Bay of Northern California. Lane Kiffin has his job for another week despite the reports that he was out as early as 9/15/08...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 603 reads 7 comments

  9. Revisiting Al Davis' takeover of the Oakland Raiders

    There was a time when Al Davis knew what he was doing and was good at it. I have no problem giving credit where credit is due; he was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1992 for his past contributions...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 4,892 reads 25 comments

  10. Raiders-Chiefs: Darren McFadden and the Raiders run over KC, 23-8

    What a world of difference a trip to Kansas City can make. The Raiders went to Missouri with their backs against the wall. Several people had the team dead and buried. Winning cures all, and the Raiders grew up as a team today...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 929 reads 19 comments

  11. Oakland Raiders in Missouri on Business

    The Oakland Raiders are moving on from the forgettable opening day loss and are seeking to avoid a 0-2 start. Despite having a bad taste in their mouths and wanting to distance themselves from ...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 263 reads 2 comments

  12. Oakland Raiders: Sifting through the debris

    The Raider Nation was poised to start the season off right and the Network Associates Coliseum was sold out ready for action. The building was in a word electric and the Nation was behind the team; what we saw was awful...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 318 reads 8 comments

  13. How Injuries Have Shifted the Balance of Power in the AFC

    Heading into the 2008 NFL season, the Patriots, Chargers, Colts, and Jaguars were widely considered the elite teams in the conference. One of the four was selected as a Super Bowl representative by several people...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 399 reads 6 comments

  14. Oakland Raiders' Much Needed Roster Additions

    The Raiders cut 21 players to reach the league-mandated 53 players. Head Coach Lane Kiffin stated that, “The roster wasn’t set.“ Which is his way of saying that a few changes will be made to the roster...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 22 reads 22 comments

  15. Oakland Raiders' Players of Interest for the Practice Squad

    The 53-man roster is set, for now. However, a few moves still could be made to help improve the team for now and the future...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 3,246 reads 12 comments

  16. The Oakland Raiders' Are Getting Help from the 2004 NFL Draft

    Leading up to the 2004 NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders, like every other team, had several needs. Possessing the No...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 3,621 reads 26 comments

  17. The Oakland Raiders forgotten Men

    These guys are the versatile athletes that will man the position of fullback for the Oakland Raiders. The traditional fullback is a dying breed...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 515 reads 4 comments

  18. Oakland Raiders: Fierce Competition at Linebacker

    The team is eighteen practices into the 2008 Training Camp and the good thing is that the competition at the linebacker position is still fierce...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 636 reads 2 comments

  19. Oakland Raiders: Michael Bush, the new Short Yardage Sledgehammer and more

    The Raiders run game is a three-pronged attack utilizing three very different but highly talented runners. It could be better described as “the sum of great parts...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 1,562 reads 10 comments

  20. Will Eric Dickerson's Rushing Record Be Broken This Year?

    1999 Hall of Fame inductee Eric Dickerson set the record for most rushing yards in a season with the Los Angeles Rams in 1984. This record has stood for 24 years, longer than any other rushing record...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 1,978 reads 11 comments

  21. Oakland Raiders Are Overcoming the Third Round of the 2007 Draft

    The 2007 NFL Draft saw the Raiders select some young playmakers that will be valuable additions to the team both now and in the future. The team selected a much-needed franchise quarterback in JaMarcus Russell first overall...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 2,393 reads 10 comments

  22. Oakland Raiders: Derrick Burgess Stands Up!

    The Oakland Raiders have been working on several different scenarios in training camp, but one thing remains the same. No one can handle Derrick Burgess. He has been wearing out whoever has been placed in front of him...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 631 reads 6 comments

  23. NFL Running Backs Snubbed Before 30

    The shelf life of an NFL running back has been rumored to be between five and seven years, and anything more is considered amazing. There have been several players who have defied the odds and blown this number out of the water...

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  24. On to Training Camp

    The Raiders have signed all of their draft choices with the last 2 signings of WR Arman Shields and DE Trevor Scott signed contracts on Wednesday and are ready for camp. Nnamdi Asomugha has decided not to holdout of camp, he has signed his $9...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 227 reads 0 comments

  25. Raiders Sign veteran SS

    The Raiders signed eight year veteran strong safety Greg Wesley to a one year contract. The former Kansas City Chief was a 3rd pick in 2000 and started for the Chiefs for several years, he was replaced by Benard Pollard in 2007...

    Jeff Little Written by Jeff Little about over 6 years ago 269 reads 7 comments