1. Quentin Groves to the Oakland Raiders: Small Trade, Big Statement

    Yesterday Jaguars defensive end Quentin Groves announced on his Twitter site that he had been traded to the Oakland Raiders. A check of the Raiders official site confirmed that Groves had been acquired by Oakland for an undisclosed draft pick...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 2,522 reads 34 comments

  2. NFL 2010 Mock Draft: Absolutely The Last One

    We have seen a myriad of Mock drafts in the last month, including two of my own. But as draft boards around the league are now all but set, the picture starts to become a little clearer who goes where with which pick...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 894 reads 0 comments

  3. 2010 NFL Draft: Seven Things the Oakland Raiders Will Do on Draft Day

    The most unpredictable team in the league on draft day, the Oakland Raiders. With Al Davis calling the shots, you just never know which way the Raiders will go...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 3,996 reads 25 comments

  4. Oakland Raiders: Where Now for Thomas Howard?

    So Thomas Howard has signed his second round tender for 2010. So where now from here? Most journalists firmly believe that Kirk Morrison is on the trading block with only an original ...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 2,742 reads 34 comments

  5. Oakland Raiders Draft: Top Ten Contenders for the Number 8 Pick

    It's an odd year to be at number eight in the first round. There is a clear cut top six players, but after that things are far more difficult to predict and the who thing gets quite ...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 3,048 reads 10 comments

  6. Oakland Raiders Draft: Why Can't They Find Success In the First Round?

    The Oakland Raiders were always a team that took chances on players, both in the draft and in free agency, and it worked so well for them for a very long time...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 3,056 reads 36 comments

  7. Oakland Raiders Draft 2010: Dreams, Nightmares, and Reality

    Everyone has their theories on who the Raiders should take with the number eight pick, and with a number of acute areas of need on the team you would think that it wouldn’t be too hard to predict who will be the first player selected by Oakland...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 4,348 reads 51 comments

  8. NFL Draft 2010: Five Players With Uncertain Draft Stock

    Every year it happens, some players are locks to go in a certain area of the draft, and other players draft stock are wildly unpredictable...

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  9. Oakland Raiders: 2010 NFL Mock Draft

    With only two weeks to go before the 2010 NFL Draft, the entire NFL world is in a mock draft frenzy, with a hundred different interpretations for every team...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 6,383 reads 18 comments

  10. NFL Draft: Mike Iupati To The Oakland Raiders?

    There is plenty of speculation about who the Raiders will take with their No. 8 pick, but one thing that just about everyone agrees on is that they need to improve play along the offensive line...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 3,999 reads 65 comments

  11. Donovan McNabb-to-Oakland Trade Rumors Show Lack of Faith in JaMarcus Russell

    There have been consistent rumors about Oakland trading for Donovan McNabb with a move including Asante Samuel from the Eagles and Nnamdi Asomugha from the Raiders. The rumor apparently comes from a source in the Eagles organization...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 615 reads 38 comments

  12. Oakland Raiders Have Big Questions Remaining for 2010

    There are some big questions left to answer for the Oakland Raiders heading into the 2010 season, and whilst many of them might be answered on draft day, it is difficult to imagine all of them being answered in a single draft...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 2,006 reads 24 comments

  13. 2010 NFL Draft: Three Players The Oakland Raiders Should Avoid Drafting

    The Oakland Raiders have had a less-than-perfect record when it comes to first round draft picks since 2000. If they hope to make a better start this decade, then they must learn the lessons of the past...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 4,804 reads 22 comments

  14. Kamerion Wimbley Acquisition Raises Questions for Oakland Raiders

    The Oakland Raiders traded a third round pick for linebacker Kamerion Wimbley yesterday in their first major acquisition of the offseason...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 3,195 reads 15 comments

  15. Oakland Raiders' 2010 Draft Strategy Taking Shape

    The Oakland Raiders have been uncharacteristically quiet this off season, with no big- name signings as in previous years...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 3,990 reads 37 comments

  16. Justin Fargas Released by the Oakland Raiders

    So every now and then, Adam Schefter gets it right with the Oakland Raiders.  Or half right anyway. Two days ago, Schefter blogged that the Raiders were about to release running back Justin Fargas and defensive tackle Gerard Warren...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 3,208 reads 22 comments

  17. Top 10 Players Who Finished Their Careers as an Oakland Raider

    Throughout their illustrious history, the Oakland Raiders made huge successes out of players other teams didn't want. It was their trademark...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 8,052 reads 18 comments

  18. Is Linebacker Kirk Morrison Done in Oakland?

    The Oakland Raiders gave their strongest indication yet that Kirk Morrison might be on his way out in the East Bay by giving him an "original pick" tender in free agency...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 3,010 reads 38 comments

  19. Post-Combine Players Rising Up Oakland Raiders' Draft Board

    Despite the fact that the NFL Scouting Combine is more about a players athletic ability and how they perform in shorts than actual on-field football ability, it can still have a dramatic effect on a players draft stock...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 2,840 reads 17 comments

  20. Oakland Raiders 2010 Draft: The Top 10 Offensive Linemen

    Everyone in the National Football League knows that the Oakland Raiders have to upgrade their offensive line this year. Not just at the right tackle position, but mostly everywhere...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 1,262 reads 5 comments

  21. Oakland Raiders 2010 Draft: Ranking the Top Five Offensive Tackles

    Everybody knows Oakland has to fix the offensive line if they are to be competitive in 2010, whether through free agency or the draft...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 2,238 reads 29 comments

  22. Oakland Raiders 2010 Draft: The Top Ten Size/Speed Players Al Davis Will Reach For

    Every year it happens. Al Davis is a numbers guy, and he drafts players with impressive size/speed combinations. His theory is that you can teach a great athlete to be a football player, but you can’t each a football player to be an athlete...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 94 reads 24 comments

  23. Were the Oakland Raiders the Best Team of the 1970s?

    The best team of the 70’s? That was the Pittsburgh Steelers wasn’t it? Like everything else, that opinion is subjective, and one Oakland Raider fan begs to differ...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 1,263 reads 18 comments

  24. Can The Oakland Raiders Afford To Pass On Rolando McLain?

    It has been a long, long time since the Oakland Raiders had a truly great linebacker. I’m not talking about fairly good, or satisfactory. I mean a genuine standout player. Kirk Morrison is good in many ways, but has his weaknesses in others...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 1,897 reads 28 comments

  25. Oakland Raiders 3 Round Mock Draft

    Of all the teams in the National Football League, the most difficult team to make predictions for on draft day are the Oakland Raiders. Al Davis is still Al Davis, and his selections are made by his logic alone...

    David Wilson Written by David Wilson about over 4 years ago 4,615 reads 26 comments