1. The 10 Best Former Raiders Who Belong In the Hall of Fame

    The Raiders of the National Football League have had many great players over the years, and yet, a strong case can be made for many others...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 5,104 reads 12 comments

  2. Oakland Raiders Defeat San Diego Chargers For First Time Since 2003

    It's over. It's finally over. Breath deep Raider nation and savor that air. The Oakland Raiders have snapped a 13-game losing streak that dated to 2003 by defeating the San Diego Chargers , 35-27, in the Oakland Coliseum...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 780 reads 16 comments

  3. 2010 MLB Awards: Felix Hernandez Should Not Win AL Cy Young Award

    (This article will also include my awards for the American League and National League). To an extent, I believe in sabermetrics...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 647 reads 9 comments

  4. Oakland Raiders: Despite 1-3 Start, the Raiders Could Get Hot Down the Stretch

    That title might seem like rose colored glasses to some people, but consider this. Around this time a year ago, the Raiders looked like a traveling circus, and by that I mean, the freak show...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 668 reads 31 comments

  5. Oakland Raiders: Raider Fans Are Defeatists, The Raiders Are Work In Progress

    This should not be confused with a speech on the power of positive thinking. This, however, is a lecture on the power of defeatism...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,017 reads 27 comments

  6. Oakland Raiders Former Top Draft Picks Disproving Critics

    The match between the Oakland Raiders and St. Louis Rams was a nice display of former top ten picks, Darren McFadden, Darrius Heyward-Bey for the Raiders and Sam Bradford for the Rams...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,351 reads 28 comments

  7. NFL: Five Things I Know For AFC West; Tom Cable On Hotseat, Chiefs Overrated

    After week 1, we fans and media alike love to throw up opinions, speculation and "challenges," and hope that one will stick throughout the course of the season, even if, few ever do...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 408 reads 10 comments

  8. Oakland Raiders: Why Tom Cable Should Be Fired If The Raiders Lose To St. Louis

    The Oakland Raiders were smacked around for much of the game in losing to the Tennessee Titans, 38 to 13.The Raiders had ended a seemingly great and uncharacteristic off-season with a flurry of bewildering moves that reeked of the same old same old...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,503 reads 50 comments

  9. Raiders Vs. Titans: Musings and Mutterings On The Bright Side Of The Dark Side

    As I write this article, the San Francisco 49ers are getting destroyed by the Seattle Seahawks. I note that, because it fits the narrative that I see, which is that both Bay area teams are works in progress...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 272 reads 7 comments

  10. 2010 NFL: Musings and Mutterings On Importance Of Madden 11 and Oakland Raiders

    I have recently played the new Madden quite extensively. I can admit that I love the Madden games, although I discourage perceptions derived from Madden...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 415 reads 1 comments

  11. 2010 NFL Season: Musings and Mutterings On Last Minute Moves By Oakland Raiders

    No strangers to controversy, the Oakland Raiders have created some buzz amongst fans and pundits alike with a few unexpected last minute moves that have left us guessing, after an otherwise great and uncanny off-season...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 2,303 reads 13 comments

  12. 2010 NFL Season: Why the Oakland Raiders Should Consider These Acquisitions

    The buzz lately has swirled around the Oakland Raiders and whether the NFL club should acquire newly released veterans such as wideout T.J. Houshmandzadeh and fullback Tony Richardson...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,784 reads 15 comments

  13. Oakland Raiders: Seattle Seahawks Put TJ Houshmandzadeh On Trade Block

    Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network has reported that TJ Houshmandzadeh of the Seattle Seahawks in on the trading block...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,818 reads 29 comments

  14. Oakland Raiders Reportedly Interested in Quarterback Matt Leinart

    According to Adam Schefter of ESPN (and they're never wrong), the Oakland Raiders, Buffalo Bills, and New York Giants have shown interest in quarterback Matt Leinart of the Arizona Cardinals...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,420 reads 31 comments

  15. 2010 NFL Preview: Power Rankings for All 32 Teams

    Every year, I make my picks for the NFL season. I often see narratives that others don't, or correctly predict the direction of a team...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 125 reads 4 comments

  16. Oakland Raiders: The Curious Case of Art Powell; Stickum and Cheating

    Ever since the New England Patriots were outed in 2007 for stealing signals, I have had to ask a simple question: What is cheating? Don't worry Pat fans (aka, Patsies), I'm not here to rip the Patriots again...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 2,718 reads 12 comments

  17. Jay Mariotti Arrested For Felony of Domestic Violence (Is Al Cackling?)

    This is unbelievable. It's like Greek tragedy. Two days more than a year to the day that Jay Mariotti wrote his fork tongued rant about the Oakland Raiders on AOL Fanhouse entitled, ...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 4,563 reads 65 comments

  18. Is This The Apocalypse? Sports Media Has Praised The Oakland Raiders

    I recently read a blog that pointed out that ESPN and other mainstream outlets of the sports media are picking the Oakland Raiders as a strong dark horse team that can make the playoffs after being under ...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 703 reads 10 comments

  19. Part Two: The Facts Prove That Tom Brady Is Not a Great Quarterback

    This article is a follow-up to a previous article on the topic of whether Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is great...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 673 reads 19 comments

  20. I Don't Care How LeBron James "Did It" and Neither Should You

    Ever since "The Decision" that brought LeBron James together with Chris Bosh and D'Wayne Wade as "The Heatles," people have made arguments that I think are disingenuous...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 930 reads 4 comments

  21. The Exclusion Of Ken Stabler From The Hall Of Fame Is a Travesty

    (This article is intended for Raiders fans, but also Patriots fans that are angered because I have ripped the perception of Tom Brady). As a Raider fan, it irritates me that Ken Stabler has not been inducted into the Hall of Fame...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 827 reads 20 comments

  22. The Facts Prove Tom Brady Is Not a Great Quarterback

    (After extensive research, I decided to keep this article fairly straightforward and informal. If you'd like to see my notes and bibliography on this, you can make that request by email)...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 5,391 reads 308 comments

  23. The Rebuttal: The Top Player In The History of Every Team In The NFL

    I recently read an article that dubs the top player in the history of every team in the NFL. Overall, I thought that article had strong points, but it compelled me to write my list, rather than just comment on one...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 3,749 reads 43 comments

  24. How USA Vs. Slovenia Turned Americans Into Football Fans

    We were robbed. Plain and simple. Anyone who watched the FIFA World Cup match between the USA and Slovenia knows that the USA was robbed by an inexplicable call that disallowed the go-ahead goal against Slovenia...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 783 reads 0 comments

  25. It's Complicated: Does the Sports Media Truly Hate the NFL's Oakland Raiders?

    (This article is a detour from the typical discourse in sports writing, but I will appreciate any thorough reading and discussion...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 2,266 reads 18 comments