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Mark Davis Will Not Sign Another One Year Lease Agreement in Oakland

Elias Trejo – Aug 13, 2014

Oakland has been the home of the Raiders for a long time and in the heart of many it may always be. However, without a new stadium deal for the Raiders they could find themselves with no other choice but to leave home. This is not what Mark Davis wants and it's not what many fans want either, but the city may be leaving them with no choice. The Raiders need a new stadium and what they have now is unacceptable.




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Mark Davis Releases Statement on Report of Raiders Talking to San Antonio Officials

Elias Trejo – Jul 29, 2014

According to MySanAntonio.com Mark Davis met with several San Antonio officials on July 18th about a potential relocation to the Alamo City. Davis is looking for a new stadium for the Raiders and he is open to moving the team if he can't get a new stadium in Oakland. 

Is there a Raiders Running Back to Own in Fantasy Football?

Elias Trejo – Jul 29, 2014

The Raiders backfield will feature Darren McFadden, Maurice Jones Drew, Marcel Reece, and Latavius Murray and a couple other guys who are fighting for a roster spot. Are any of these backs worth owning in your fantasy football league? 

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DJ Hayden Had Foot Surgery on Stress Fracture

Elias Trejo – Jul 24, 2014

Oakland Raiders second year player, DJ Hayden, does not have an ankle injury but a foot injury according to Scott Bair of CSN California. Hayden has been in a walking boot since injuring himself during the offseason. Hayden spent the majority of last offseason injured and recovering from surgery. 


NFL Owners Starting to Talk About the Raiders Stadium Issues

Elias Trejo – Aug 1, 2014

Everyone knows the Raiders need a new stadium and now the right people are starting to address it. Art Rooney the II recently said that "something is going to have to give." in an interview with SiriusX NFL Radio. Mark Davis made headlines when he visited San Antonio and  it was a very smart move by Davis. Not only did he send a message to Oakland city officials, but now he has the National Media and other owners talking about the Raiders stadium situation publicly. 

Oakland Raiders Officially Sign Khalil Mack

Elias Trejo – May 15, 2014

According to multiple reports online, the Oakland Raiders have come to terms with first round pick Khalil Mack. Mack was the fifth overall draft pick for the Raiders in the 2014 NFL Draft. His contract is fully guaranteed and included a fifth year option, per Aaron Wilson of NationalFootballPost.com




Opinion

Oakland Raiders – Five Players on the Wrong Side of the Roster Bubble

David Wilson – Aug 19, 2014

For the first time in several years, the Raiders have real competition for roster spots between genuinely talented players, and they face some tough choices for the final 53 man team. 

Oakland Raiders Pre-Season Week Two – Players Who Stood Out

David Wilson – Aug 16, 2014

The Oakland Raiders won their second pre-season game against the Detroit Lions yesterday. Just like you shouldn’t get too worried when the Raiders lose at this time of the year, let’s not get too excited when they win either.

The Wiz anchors a Raider line that looks to be older but improved this season

The Wiz anchors a Raider line that looks to be older but improved this season

Oakland Raiders 2014 : Predicting the Offensive Depth Chart

Justin Smith – Aug 20, 2014

The Oakland Raiders are entering their 3rd preseason game this Friday with an eye on the final 53-man roster. The defensive unit looks to be pretty solidified, with a few spots like corner and defensive tackle seeing the most competition on the back end. 

Oakland Raiders Pre-Season Week One: Players That Stood Out

David Wilson – Aug 10, 2014

Despite the doom already infecting parts of the Raider Nation after the loss to the Minnesota Vikings, there were a number of players whose performances really stood out on tape in this game, and other trends that were extremely positive.


Why the Oakland Raiders Have the Best Offensive Line in the AFC West

Menelik Watson is finally healthy and looks to be a solid anchor at right tackle

Justin Smith – Aug 8, 2014

For years, the Oakland Raiders have had offensive lines that have either been ill suited for the run scheme, a mishmash of underachievers and cast-offs, or simply not all that talented as a whole.




Blog

What to Expect in the Raiders First Preseason Game vs the Vikings

Elias Trejo – Aug 8, 2014

The Oakland Raiders play in their first preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings. This game will largely feature young players as the Raiders will try to make more sense of what their final 53 man roster will look like. Practice only tells one part of the story for these players, but a live game situation against a real opponent should help coaches separate which players are for real and which ones are practice heroes. 

Former Wide Receiver on Pro Football HOF Honor Roll for Military Men

Damali Binta – Aug 7, 2014

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has created an Honor Roll for NFL players who were in the military during the Vietnam War. The 29 athletes are honored for their service to their country while also contributing to building goodwill in this Nation during an interesting era in American history.

2014 is the Year Reggie McKenzie's Draft Picks Must Produce

Elias Trejo – Aug 2, 2014

Something is very different about the Oakland Raiders in 2014. Fans, beat writers and bloggers are seeing something that they haven't seen in at least a decade. Continuity. Dennis Allen is still the head coach and is in his third training camp as the Raiders head coach. Reggie McKenzie is still the Oakland's General Manager. The duo in their first two years have an 8-24 record and perhaps 5 yeears ago they would have been fired, but this is a different era for the Raiders. 


Why The Raiders Are Ready to Make the Playoffs in 2014

Elias Trejo – Jul 31, 2014

Money doesn't buy happiness, but in the NFL it helps you buy wins and that makes owners, coaches, players and fans happy. The Raiders after purging their roster and taking dead money hits the last two years finally had money and now their roster has talent, at least more talent on their roster than they've had in the last two years. 



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