1. Trevor Scott or Thomas Howard: Who Starts as Raiders' Third LB?

    A big topic of debate in Raider Nation is what our starting linebackers will look like. It is almost a given that Rolando McClain will start in the middle...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 2,248 reads 54 comments

  2. Oakland Raiders: Which Fullback Will Lead the Way?

    One of the key ingredients of nearly every great running team is the fullback. They lead the way and open up lanes while the halfback runs to daylight and glory. More often than not, fullbacks go unnoticed until they are gone and needed...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,242 reads 26 comments

  3. Oakland Raiders: The Sad Truth About How Much Better Jason Campbell Really Is

    With the Raiders new acquisition of Jason Campbell, hopes in the Raider-Nation are high. He is undoubtedly an improvement over the Raiders former QB situation, but how much of an improvement is he? Some Raider fans are calling Campbell a great QB...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 3,670 reads 124 comments

  4. Oakland Raiders: Five Sleepers Ready to Make an Impact in 2010

    NFL teams have sleepers every year, usually in the form of a late round draft pick. For the Oakland Raiders last season, one of their biggest sleepers came to them in the fourth round...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 7,444 reads 49 comments

  5. Free Agents the Oakland Raiders Need To Look At Before Training Camp

    The Raiders have had a great offseason thus far including the draft, trades and free agency. But they still haven't done enough yet to fill every hole they had...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 6,681 reads 64 comments

  6. Oakland Raiders Recievers Have Hands of Stone

    Last year, it's no secret the Raiders offense, especially the passing offense, was horrible. Many fans have attributed that to JaMarcus Russell's play and Darius Heyward-Bey's inability to catch the ball...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,574 reads 122 comments

  7. Oakland Raiders: Still No Richard Seymour Contract, but Shoud We Be Worried?

    As I'm sure you know the Raiders had to use one of their franchise tags on Richard Seymour this off-season because they couldn't come to terms on a contract before the deadline...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,324 reads 29 comments

  8. Oakland Raiders: The Most Overrated and Under-Appreciated Players

    Every year in the NFL there are those unsung heroes who work hard but don't get the recognition they deserve and go overlooked. The opposite is also true. There are players who receive far more praise than they deserve...

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  9. The Oakland Raiders Are Bringing Back Their Mean Streak

    Once upon a time, the Raiders had one of the most feared defenses in the NFL. In the days when George Atkinson and Jack Tatum roamed the defensive backfield, the Steelers dubbed the ...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,495 reads 68 comments

  10. Raiders Release Dead Weight JaMarcus Russell, So Who's Next?

    The Raiders have officially given up on JaMarcus Russell. Cutting what many fans would consider dead weight while saving the team $6.45 million...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 869 reads 56 comments

  11. Oakland Raiders: The New Players' And Jersey Numbers At Mini-Camp

    With NFL mini-camps upon us NFL teams are finally practicing and doing more than merely conditioning. With mini-camps we get our first look at our respective favorite teams new players...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 2,173 reads 21 comments

  12. Oakland Raiders: Why The Raiders Will Not Release JaMarcus Russell

    All season reports(in reality no more than rumors) have been flying regarding JaMarcus Russell. Especially since the Raiders required Jason Campbell in a trade...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 10,030 reads 295 comments

  13. Oakland Raiders: Three Concerns Still Plaguing the Team

    During draft weekend the Raiders were undoubtedly able to improve their team on both sides of the ball. They drafted two offensive tackles, a defensive linemen, a linebacker and were able to add a veteran QB to the roster...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,466 reads 39 comments

  14. 2010 NFL Draft Recap: Oakland Raiders: Who Is On The Hot Seat After The Draft?

    Out with the old in with the new The 2010 NFL Draft is over and teams have just injected new youth and talent into their rosters. But the draft is not without casualties. Every new player who makes the team is essentially replacing an older player.

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,576 reads 60 comments

  15. Tom Cable's Day Two Press Conference Raises New Questions for Oakland Raiders

    The Raiders' 2010 draft seemed almost perfect. We got a new leader for our defense in Rolando McClain on day one. And then on day two we addressed both lines of scrimmage, just like Tom Cable suggested we would in his press conference the night before...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 665 reads 10 comments

  16. Oakland Raiders: Pros and Cons Raiders Second Round Pick Lamarr Houston

    Lamarr Houston is undoubtably a physical freak, likely an Al Davis choice. He had arguably the most impressive combine amongst DTs this year, posting top 10 marks for his position all over the board; including the fastest 40 among all DTs...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,222 reads 69 comments

  17. Oakland Raiders: Tom Cable Answers Questions After the First Round

    There are still a lot of questions regarding the direction that the Oakland Raiders are headed on defense and offense following Thursday night's first round of the 2010 NFL Draft. First, let's take a look at their defense...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,725 reads 26 comments

  18. Oakland Raiders Draft McClain In The 1st. What Now for Day Two?

    The Raiders almost always surprise in the draft. This year to the surprise of many the Raiders made a conservative pick taking the highest ranked line-backer in the draft in Rolando McClain with the 8th overall pick...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 156 reads 23 comments

  19. Oakland Raiders 2010 NFL Mock Draft

    Heading into the 2010 NFL draft there are numerous possibilities, especially when it comes to the Raiders. Going into the draft a few things should be considered: 1. Teams are allowed to have 30 players in for private workouts...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,993 reads 25 comments

  20. Raiders: Could One of These Middle Line-Backers Be Oakland Bound

    The signs are all there and they say Kirk Morrisons' days at middle line-backer for the Raiders is coming to an end. The Raiders ranked 31st in run defense and something has to be done to fix that...

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  21. Mock Draft: Oakland Raiders Go Big Early

    In the NFL draft the Oakland Raiders seem to be one of the most unpredictable teams. But given the teams drafting history it is known that they have a nack for drafting players who they invite to private workouts or show interest in prior to the draft.

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 2,373 reads 50 comments

  22. Donovan McNabb Doesn't Want to Play for the Raiders, So What?

    If you think for a minute Donovan McNabb doesn't cringe at the thought of playing in Oakland, or would even consider extending his contract for us, then you are kidding yourself. Donovan McNabb does not want to play in Oakland...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 2,565 reads 22 comments

  23. Rumor: Chiefs Offering a Kings Ransom For Raiders' Kirk Morrison????

    A Raiders blog is reporting that the Chiefs have offered Kirk Morrison a contract. So far it is only being reported by one source and may not be true...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 4,819 reads 57 comments

  24. Bruce Campbell: A Case for This OT as a Match with the Oakland Raiders

    This year, after the combine was over and mock drafts began to show Bruce Campbell going to the Raiders, the fanbase gave out a collective groan: "Not another combine standout!" Even ...

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  25. Oakland Raider Fans Are Victims of False Rumor Mongerers

    Heading into this season, we can be sure of at least one thing: JaMarcus Russell is in the shape of his life and has been training in Phoenix, AZ, every day up until OTAs started. He's totally different from last year and lost quite a bit of weight...

    Ramone  Brown Written by Ramone Brown about over 4 years ago 1,883 reads 38 comments