1. How the Oakland Raiders Can Win In 2010

    What a difference a week makes! With more than seven minutes to go in the second quarter, the Raiders were down 14-0 and staring down the barrel of another blow-out. From somewhere, the Silver-and-Black dug out a last-gasp win, refusing to give up...

    BW Black Written by BW Black about 5 years ago 862 reads 26 comments

  2. Oakland Raiders: Seven Games to Find Seven Players

    The season is not over for the Raiders. They are not going to feature in the playoffs in January, but this was very unlikely anyway going into the season...

    BW Black Written by BW Black about 5 years ago 585 reads 2 comments

  3. The Oakland Raiders' Three Choices at No. 7

    Drafting in the top 10 can be a double-edged sword. On the one hand, a team has the ability to select a young player of immense talent and skill...

    BW Black Written by BW Black about over 5 years ago 4,889 reads 33 comments

  4. Selecting an England XI: Art or Science?

    The selection of an England XI always causes debate with regards to certain players. Underpinning these discussions is the complex subject of balance. There are numerous criteria that go into balancing a side...

    BW Black Written by BW Black about almost 6 years ago 37 reads 2 comments

  5. Johnson Needs To Take More Care of His Substitutes

    Substitutes in Rugby Union can be used in a variety of different ways. Cover for injury was the original reason for substitutes and is still the primary consideration...

    BW Black Written by BW Black about almost 6 years ago 53 reads 0 comments

  6. Celtic Nations Uneasy with Favourite's Tag

    For years the 5 and 6 Nations script was written in stone. Bigger, more physical teams from France and England would be pre-match favourites and would take that attitude onto the pitch, believing they would win...

    BW Black Written by BW Black about almost 6 years ago 62 reads 2 comments

  7. Ian Bell: Out of Favour or Out of Position?

    Batting orders can often be very difficult things to get right. On the face of it, there appears no difference between batting at No. 3 or 4 or 5. It's still your skill and talent against that of the bowlers you are facing...

    BW Black Written by BW Black about almost 6 years ago 306 reads 4 comments