1. Who Exactly Is Desmond Bryant, Oakland Raiders Rookie DT?

    As the Raiders head into the preseason, they must evaluate the players on the roster in order to shed those under the bar or not conducive to the system...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 5 years ago 5,877 reads 21 comments

  2. Asking the Big Questions: Oakland Raiders in 2009

    On review of the roster for the Oakland Raiders, I am left with many questions. Though I believe that the Raiders have plenty of great talent in the mix, I wonder about the team's direction...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 6 years ago 2,318 reads 13 comments

  3. Top 5: Best Quarterbacks In The NFL, Peyton Manning Takes Number 1

    This is my list of The Five Best Quarterbacks in the NFL. Generally. I choose based on current performance level, plus history, and plus Super Bowls or whether they have made their team a consistent contender...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 502 reads 4 comments

  4. Recalling the Seeds of Chucky: Oakland Raiders 2003-???

    Seeds of Chucky (2003) Jan. 26, 2003: Oakland Raiders vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers The Oakland Raiders would return to contention from 2000-2002 with coach Jon "Chucky" Gruden and riding on the shoulders ...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 1,914 reads 23 comments

  5. Recalling The Iced Kicker Game And Sebastian Janikowski

    Sept. 17 2007, Oakland Raiders vs. Denver Broncos On this day a trend began during a 23-20 loss in overtime by the Oakland Raiders to the Denver Broncos. Denver coach, Mike Shanahan, used timeouts to "ice" Oakland's kicker, Sebastian Janikowski...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 91 reads 3 comments

  6. New Knick: Darko Milicic and Serbians Played On, Even as the Bombs Fell

    I have long believed something about international sports. International sports are the only thing for foreign athletes to truly channel how they think and feel about the United States, ...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 522 reads 2 comments

  7. Mind Your Ps and Qs: The Case of Jerod Morris And a Lesson On Libel

    I have written Internet journalism for over a year now. In that time, I have published stories on topics that I believe have been ignored by the mainstream media...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 38 reads 1 comments

  8. Questions About Pacman Jones and Tank Johnson

    The NFL (and sports) is still plagued with racism and anti-Semitism (just ask Bill Russell, Al Davis, or many others)...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 347 reads 8 comments

  9. Maybe, It's Just Me / The Real Reason For The Raider's Struggles

    So maybe it is just me, but I do believe that when fans become ungrateful, then that is why their team will perpetually struggle (ex, Cleveland Browns). When the fans see everything negatively, then that voice will resonate through the organization...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 451 reads 4 comments

  10. Is Detroit's Only Hope in the 2009 NFL Season to Play for Pride?

    In 2008, I wrote an article as to why the Miami Dolphins could contend that year. They did. I predicated that argument on the idea that the Dolphins needed to incorporate all of their ...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 889 reads 11 comments

  11. An History Of Baseball's Era Of Gild: Talkin' Steroids (1 Of 3)

    "I believe baseball is a beautiful and exciting game, loved by millions—I among them—and I believe baseball is an important, enduring American institution...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 176 reads 0 comments

  12. The Controversy to End All Controversies: Letterman, A-Rod, and Palin

    By now, most people have heard the controversy over a joke that late-night host David Letterman made about Alex Rodriguez and a daughter of Alaska Governor Sarah Palin...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 1,917 reads 5 comments

  13. If The Broncos Trade Brandon Marshall, Where Would He Go?

    As of now, the Denver Broncos have said that they do not plan to trade WR Brandon Marshall after he requested a trade in a meeting with Owner Pat Bowlen. Well, Broncos fans—they said that about Jay Cutler to...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 1,770 reads 13 comments

  14. How a Derrick Burgess Trade Could Bring Vince Wilfork to the Raiders

    (This article is part of my application for CBS Correspondent.) I have previously written that the Raiders should acquire Vince Wilfork in a trade for Derrick Burgess. Some thought that the trade would be unbalanced in favor of Oakland...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 6,516 reads 26 comments

  15. How the Oakland Raiders Can Win the AFC West in 2009

    (This article is part of my application as correspondent for CBS.) Last year, I went out on a limb and claimed that the Raiders would win the AFC West. Though I was right about the Miami Dolphins contending, I was wrong about the Raiders...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 3,384 reads 16 comments

  16. Did Lane Kiffin Collude with Michael Lombardi in the Randy Moss Trade?

    Here is something that has made me wonder. As we all know all too well, Lane Kiffin can be referred to by many derogatory terms about his intelligence and tact...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 1,174 reads 8 comments

  17. Why the Oakland Raiders Should Trade Derrick Burgess for Vince Wilfork

    (This is a submission as part of my application for CBS Correspondent) The buzz is that the New England Patriots are interested in acquiring DE Derrick Burgess from the Raiders for a draft-pick in 2010...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 1,928 reads 26 comments

  18. Should Seattle Seahawks Sign Rex Grossman and Install The Wild Cat?

    Here's something that is clear about the Seattle Seahawks—they are trying make Seattle into the Atlanta Falcons of Jim Mora Jr and Gregg Knapp, with players like FB Justin Griffith and HB TJ Duckett...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 599 reads 13 comments

  19. What Brett Favre Should Be Remembered For

    Favre's Day December 22, 2003 Oakland Raiders vs. Green Bay Packers One of the defining moments of Brett Favre's career and arguably his greatest game ever took place on Dec. 22, 2003, in a Monday Night Football game against the Oakland Raiders...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 1,161 reads 13 comments

  20. What Should the Manning to Tyree Play Be Nicknamed?

    Okay, here is something that has bothered me immensely. Wikipedia has a page dedicated to NFL Lore, which I have frequently tried to update, and yet I always get the attention of trollers, who delete my additions and insert their own...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 128 reads 1 comments

  21. Should The Indianapolis Colts Acquire WR Braylon Edwards?

    The Colts will be without two stars in Marvin Harrison, Coach Tony Dungy and several other coaches for the first time since 2002. I have made my opinions about Tom Brady quite clear, while I maintain that Peyton Manning is the class act of the NFL...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 865 reads 4 comments

  22. Why "Joe The Plumber" Was Just a Distraught Bengals Fan

    Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the bathroom, Joe the Plumber has returned. You know, the more I hear that name, the more is sounds less like an average Joe and more like a nickname for someone who broke into the Watergate hotel...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 159 reads 1 comments

  23. The Road Ahead For The New Orleans Saints

    Personally, I think the worst thing an NFL team can have is a me-first quarterback—like Dan Marino. Teams with a me-first quarterback, plain and simply, don’t win...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 317 reads 6 comments

  24. Pondering the Future of An-Kwan Boldin and the Arizona Cardinals

    (Now listening to Bruce Springsteen, "Glory Days" and "Born to Run") Recently, the Philadelphia Eagles made an offer to the Arizona Cardinals for Anquan Boldin, and I must say: Why are the Cardinals ...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 353 reads 1 comments

  25. With 32 NFL Offseason Grades Come 32 Shades of Wishful Thinking

    Those who do not know their history are doomed to repeat it (hint, hint). At this point in the NFL off-season, nearly every team has locked-in the roster for 2009...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 719 reads 9 comments