1. Terrible Madden Ratings For Raiders

    Only Starters OFFENSE QB Jamarcus Russell My Rating-78 Real Rating-72 First of all WOW Russell was no where near this bad last year warrant this rating the guy was behind a terrible line and was good once we got him protection late in the year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about almost 5 years ago 377 reads 7 comments

  2. Putting Raiders Rumors to Rest: Offense and Defense Pt. 2

    First Off I’m sorry it to me so long to write this my Microsoft Word crapped on we for a awhile. I hope you enjoy... Before we start I would like to say I believe Oakland will have one of the best defenses in the league this year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about 5 years ago 180 reads 4 comments

  3. Putting Raiders Rumors to Rest: Offense and Defense Pt. 1

    As it goes I have taken time off from writing articles to see other's opinions on OTAs and off-season additions. But of course most of the articles I have read have just been annoying because it's people listening to rumors and reports...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about 5 years ago 1,016 reads 8 comments

  4. Michael Huff's Breakout Season Is on Hand

    Michael Huff is the amazingly talented corner the Raiders got out of Texas during the 2006 draft. Honestly, there were only two people I wanted the Raiders to possibly draft with their first pick—Vernon Davis and Michael Huff...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about 5 years ago 676 reads 13 comments

  5. Oakland Raiders' Draft (Three of Six)

    Third Round Brian Robiskie A good receiver that can walk in and make plays. He is a solid wideout, not spectacular at anything but also not weak in any category. This type of receiver reminds me of Hines Ward; he just flat-out can play...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about over 5 years ago 791 reads 1 comments

  6. Oakland Raiders' Draft: (Two Of Six)

    2nd Round Ron Brace - A massive nose tackle that made several plays when B.J. Raji was sitting for Boston College. This big boy will definitely be there for the 2nd round from what I have heard and would help the Raiders run defense...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about over 5 years ago 482 reads 5 comments

  7. Oakland Raiders' Draft...(One of Six)

    This is who and why the Raiders should take the players I say in the upcoming draft. First Michael Crabtree Throughout the past two college years, I have tried so hard to find a bad things about this guy, they were limited at best...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about over 5 years ago 693 reads 14 comments

  8. Can Tommy Kelly Become an Elite Defensive Tackle?

    The answer I would've given at the beginning of last season was absolutely not. Tommy Kelly was at best an up and coming DT, but during this year even—though he didn't have the stats—I have to say he stepped up...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about over 5 years ago 2,860 reads 17 comments

  9. Why Release Gibril Wilson?

    I was very surprised with this move from the raiders. I can definitely approve of the other two of Edwards and curry but idk about Wilson. Wilson was our best safety on the roster and came with his fair share of problems...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about over 5 years ago 905 reads 18 comments

  10. Goodbye My Man, Ronald Curry

    Ronald Curry, it has a been a long time. I wish it didn't have to end like this. But the end has come for one of my favorite Raiders in the past decade...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about over 5 years ago 307 reads 1 comments

  11. Sending James Lofton Away Was a Regular Raider Mistake

    James Lofton has made a career changing average wide receivers into good ones. Last year a gift came to the Raiders in the form of Lofton—a way to help our young receivers develop into good wideouts...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about over 5 years ago 485 reads 4 comments

  12. Oakland Raiders' Lines Need Help? Part Two: D-Line

    Let me start off by say sorry about taking a couple of days to write this. I have been working ridiculous amounts... When you look at our D-line, if you don't look at stats, I bet many would believe that we were dominant just by the size of our linemen..

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about over 5 years ago 1,182 reads 5 comments

  13. Oakland Raiders' Lines Need Help? Part One: O-Line

    When you look at the Oakland Raiders' starting linemen, many think 210 percent bust, but after the end-of-the-year emergence from Mario Henderson, I don't believe Oakland needs to ...

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  14. Derrick Burgess Is The Cause of the Raiders Woes Against the Run

    If I were to say Derrick Burgess is the reason the Raiders run D is bad, I would be looked at like I had 8 heads. But, if you really look at it, you may find that I'm right...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by tim spoonauer about over 5 years ago 352 reads 8 comments