1. Who Should Be the Raiders' Offensive Coordinator in 2013?

    Raider Nation has spoken loud and clear: Offensive coordinator Greg Knapp has got to go! If Knapp is let go by Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie and head coach Dennis ...

    Ray Garcia Written by Ray Garcia about almost 2 years ago 11,986 reads 63 comments

  2. Oakland Raiders' Mock Draft: A Complete 7-Round Wish List

    The Oakland Raiders are finishing up the 2012 season and have now gone 10 years without a winning record . Reggie McKenzie and his coaches are now looking towards the upcoming 2013 NFL draft ...

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  3. 3 Reasons Why the Oakland Raiders Will Rebound in 2013

    As the Oakland Raiders close their first full season under the new ownership of Mark Davis (son of the late Al Davis ) and general manager Reggie McKenzie, there is little time to reflect on the pain and hardship of this past 2012 season...

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  4. Kansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders: 10 Keys to the Game for Oakland

    The Oakland Raiders welcome the Kansas City Chiefs to the O.co Coliseum in Week 15 of the NFL season. Game time is 4:25 p.m. ET. Chiefs quarterback Brady Quinn and Co...

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  5. Oakland Raiders: 3 Things That Must Change in 2013

    The Oakland Raiders are finishing up a disappointing 2012 season. New coach Dennis Allen has a team that lacks talent on defense, an offensive coordinator trying in vain to run a ...

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  6. Denver Broncos vs. Oakland Raiders: 10 Keys to the Game for the Oakland Raiders

    With a 3-9 record and a prime-time spotlight on Thursday Night Football , the Oakland Raiders have nothing to gain and a lot to lose in Week 14...

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  7. Oakland Raiders 2012 Expectations: Raider Nation Needs a Reality Check

    Raider Nation, our hopes were high when the Oakland Raiders started the 2012 season. New general manager Reggie McKenzie had been brought on as the team’s first-ever general manager...

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  8. Who Should Stay and Who Should Go for the Oakland Raiders?

    As the Oakland Raiders continue the 2012 season under first year general manager Reggie McKenzie and head coach Dennis Allen, tough questions will need to be asked as Oakland tries to build towards 2013 and beyond...

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  9. Saints vs. Raiders: Oakland Raiders Winners and Losers from Week 11

    The Oakland Raiders suffered another rough week, this time against the re-surging New Orleans Saints . After another tough loss, let’s break down this week’s winners and losers...

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  10. Tale of the Tape Concerning Carson Palmer's Turnovers

    Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer was traded for in the middle of the 2011 season by then Raiders coach Hue Jackson to revive a Raiders offense that just lost then-starter Jason Campbell...

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  11. Analyzing the Oakland Raiders' Salary Cap Heading into 2013

    The Oakland Raiders are going to have some salary cap issues going in to the 2013 season. Some big moves the past few seasons are going to rear their ugly heads, and Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie will have some tough decisions ahead of him...

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  12. Re-Drafting the Oakland Raider 2012 Draft After the First Half of NFL Season

    The 2012 NFL Draft was but a mere six months ago, and the verdict is still out on Reggie McKenzie’s first draft as the Oakland Raiders general manager...

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  13. Buying or Selling Carson Palmer as Oakland Raiders' Starting QB in 2013?

    In 2011, quarterback Carson Palmer was quickly signed by then-Raiders coach Hue Jackson to save the Oakland Raiders season and help them push for a playoff spot...

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  14. 2013 NFL Free-Agency Wish List for the Oakland Raiders

    After a cash strapped start to the 2012 season, the Oakland Raiders and general manager Reggie McKenzie will start to see some breathing room and available cap in 2013. McKenzie will be looking to fill some key areas on both sides of the ball...

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  15. Who Wears the Crown: Ranking the Oakland Raider's Midseason Best Player

    Surprise! We’re already 8 weeks into the 2012 season! That means it’s time to break out the stats and the game tape! Where does Darren McFadden rank? Who didn’t ...

    Ray Garcia Written by Ray Garcia about 2 years ago 4,765 reads 40 comments

  16. Oakland Raiders vs Jacksonvile Jaguars: Raiders' Winners and Losers

    As Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer put it, this battle of 1-4 teams was a must-win game. While it wasn't the most dominant of victories, it's still a win...

    Ray Garcia Written by Ray Garcia about 2 years ago 4,771 reads 28 comments

  17. Jacksonville at Oakland: 10 Keys to the Game for the Oakland Raiders

    The Raiders are in a must-win situation this week against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Oakland. To keep their playoff hopes alive, here are 10 keys to the game: Rushing offense The Jaguars' rushing defense gives up 163 rushing yards a game...

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  18. Oakland Raiders vs. Atlanta Falcons: Oakland Raiders Week 6 Winners and Losers

    Coming off of a week bye, the Oakland Raiders took on the undefeated NFC South Atlanta Falcons . While this Raiders team showed they could hang with (and at times lead) a top tier NFL team, they also showed areas in need of improvement...

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  19. Oakland Raiders' Rookie Progress Report Through 1st 4 Games

    The first quarter of the 2012 season has been completed, and the Oakland Raiders have not gotten off to the start that many in Raider Nation had hoped for...

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  20. Carson Palmer May Not Be the Answer to Oakland Raiders Offense

    After an Oakland Raiders victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers at home in Week 3 and a 1-2 start, Raider Nation are still not convinced that quarterback Carson Palmer is the right fit for the 2012 Oakland Raiders...

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  21. Oakland Raiders' Week 3 Winners and Losers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

    With a BIG victory against an aging Pittsburgh Steelers , the Oakland Raiders are looking to create and sustain momentum in the coming weeks of this very young 2012 season...

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  22. The Biggest Early Season Storylines for the Oakland Raiders in Week 3

    Going into Week 3 of the NFL and it is already panic time for the Oakland Raiders and Raider Nation. The rushing offense is, frankly, offensive. The defense has yet to show it can even slow down the run...

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  23. 3 Keys for the Oakland Raiders against the Miami Dolphins

    Week 2 is upon us, and the Oakland Raiders are still shaking their heads at last week's loss to the San Diego Chargers ...

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  24. Oakland Raiders: 3 Positives We Can Take Away from Week 1

    The first game of the Oakland Raiders ' 2012 season was an emotional rollercoaster for fans of the Silver and Black. From botched punt snaps to awful penalties, there are a number of areas that need improvement...

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  25. NFL Week 1 in Review (and Other Random Thoughts in My Head)

    Week 1 in the NFL and plenty of storylines to choose from! Let's get rolling as we cover all the games from the first week of the 2012 NFL season: Dallas 24, NY Giants 17 Forget ...

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