1. Raiders vs. Chargers: Oakland's Biggest Winners and Losers from Monday Night

    The Oakland Raiders put on a lousy performance Monday night in a 22-14 loss to the San Diego Chargers in which the Silver and Black never really went on the attack...

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  2. Breaking Down the Oakland Raiders' Rookie Class After the Preseason

    Raiders fans are counting the minutes until Monday night when Oakland will host the San Diego Chargers to kick off the regular season...

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  3. Oakland Raiders: 4 Most Important Backups After Preseason Week 3

    The Oakland Raiders cut 12 players earlier today , including quarterback Kyle Newhall-Caballero and fullback Manase Tonga. The team has until Friday to cut 22 more in order to reach the final 53-man roster limit in advance of the regular season...

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  4. Oakland Raiders: Projecting Final 53-Man Roster After Preseason Week 2

    If the preseason is a harbinger of football to come, Raider Nation has plenty of fumbles, interceptions, injuries and losses to look forward to come September...

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  5. Plaxico Burress: Why Oakland Raiders Should Avoid Receiver

    With Monday night behind us, Raider Nation looks forward to Friday and another chance to see what's under the hood of this year's Silver and Black Attack as Oakland takes on the Arizona Cardinals in Glendale...

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  6. Raiders Training Camp: DeMarcus Van Dyke Leads Impressive Defense

    Training camp is well under way, which means that impressions have been made and position battles are heating up...

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  7. Raiders Backfield: What Is the Latest Darren McFadden Backup Plan?

    What if Run DMC goes down this season? This is not meant to be alarmist. Rather, this is a serious question that the Oakland Raiders front office and coaching staff need to be asking ...

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  8. Oakland Raiders: Darren McFadden Is Poised for Big Season Following Injury

    One of the more uplifting stories to emerge out of training camp for Raiders fans is the return of star running back Darren McFadden ...

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  9. L.A. Lakers: Why Running the Princeton Offense May Not Doom the Team

    Kobe Bryant wants to bring the Princeton offense out of the Ivy League and into Los Angeles . An idea that was met with the thunder of a thousand face-palms and scoffs from ...

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  10. Houshmandzadeh Signing: Oakland Raiders Take Another Step in Wrong Direction

    Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, well, that just isn't a good idea at all. Signing washed-up quarterback Carson Palmer was a mistake for the Oakland Raiders ...

    Sean O'Leary Written by Sean O'Leary about 3 years ago 3,467 reads 305 comments

  11. NFL Trade Deadline: Oakland Raiders and the Case Against Carson Palmer

    And David Garrard, Josh McCown, Kyle Orton, Joe Montana and that guy from The Replacements. Raiders starting quarterback Jason Campbell broke his collarbone late in the first ...

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  12. Oakland Raiders: 4 Keys to Week 6 Victory over Cleveland Browns

    What a weekend. A messy, tiring, exciting 25-20 win over the Houston Texans brings a bit of closure to the big hole in Oakland's heart. There is still a lot to sort through since team owner Al Davis passed away...

    Sean O'Leary Written by Sean O'Leary about 3 years ago 1,541 reads 13 comments

  13. NBA Lockout Update: First 2 Weeks of Regular Season Canceled

    Well, it's official. National Basketball Association commissioner David Stern announced Monday night after several hours of labor talks that the first two weeks of the 2011-12 regular season have been canceled...

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  14. Raiders Plunder Texan Booty, and Other AFC West Predictions for Week 5

    Win. Lose. Win. Lose. The Oakland Raiders are going to give a lot of people gray hair if they play hot-and-cold like this for three more months. Fans with gray hair are most likely going to go bald...

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  15. Oakland Raiders: Speeding Train Stalls, Nearly Derails Against Patriots

    What a buzz kill. The Oakland Raiders went into Sunday's contest with the New England Patriots with a whole lot of upside, including a 34-24 dismantling of Mark Sanchez and ...

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  16. 4 Reasons Why the Oakland Raiders Will Beat the New England Patriots

    The Oakland Raiders want to be bullies. Well, a bunch of preppy kids from New England just transferred to Black Hole High for the weekend...

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  17. Los Angeles Lakers: Kobe Bryant Playing in Italy Is "Very Possible"

    Hold on to your cannoli. Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard and five-time NBA Champion Kobe Bryant is seriously courting the possibility of playing professional basketball overseas this year...

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  18. Bills Roll, Pats Fold, and Other AFC East Predictions for Week 4

    Less than one month into the 2011-12 NFL season, and not an empty seat to be found on the Buffalo Bills bandwagon. It's like something out of the Twilight Zone ...

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  19. Raider Nation Revival: Oakland Discovers New Life in the Black Hole

    Let's take a minute to clear the air. Al Davis did not commission the drafting or publication of this piece. In fact, the last thing Davis commissioned was an oil painting of himself before the Battle of Hastings...

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  20. Oakland Raiders Week 3: 3 Keys to Victory over the New York Jets

    If this slideshow presentation was on the New England Patriots or the Green Bay Packers , it would need one of those old-school jailhouse rings to hold all of the keys to victory...

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  21. Buffalo Bills vs. New England Patriots: AFC East Showdown Headlines Week 3 Bouts

    Sunday, September 25 will be a good day to be in Buffalo. In fact, it will be the perfect day to have a couple of tickets to the Bills game...

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  22. Florida State Football Faces its Oklahoma Demon

    Tallahassee will not sleep well tonight. Blame it on dub-step, keg stands, AJ's, Waffle House, nerves. Whatever...

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