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This season wasn’t what Mark Davis had in mind when he went the unconventional route and gave head coach Jack Del Rio a contract extension with two years still remaining on his initial deal with the Raiders. With the season now…Continue Reading

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When the Raiders learned they were headed to Las Vegas, they knew it would be a delicate transition from a public relations standpoint. What they probably didn’t expect (so soon) is a scenario where their “flagship” radio station would further…Continue Reading

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Truth be told, I’ve had this piece sitting on ice since about Week 6, at the end of the Raiders’ then four game losing streak. You see, to some (the minority), the way the 2017 season has played out isn’t…Continue Reading

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Lost in the many other strange and unfortunate events that took place in Kansas City on Sunday was the fact the Raiders came close to getting within a field goal of the Chiefs in the final minute of the game. During the nine-play drive that…Continue Reading

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Derek Carr has been very clear when asked. His back is fine. But after re-watching Carr against the Titans and Jets in the first two weeks of the season, there is clearly something different going on. He was much more accurate and noticeably…Continue Reading

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Like nearly everyone in the Raiders building, Derek Carr has taken a great deal of criticism in recent weeks. On Monday, the hot topic surrounding Carr was a “missed” read to Jared Cook on a third down early in the game. The throw…Continue Reading

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No one is impressed with the Raiders right now. It’s easy to see what the Raiders are doing poorly, but it’s much more difficult to understand why. After the CBS broadcast on Sunday, former Raiders quarterback Rich Gannon sounded off…Continue Reading

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Long before the Chiefs game, the Raiders were headed down a dangerous road, but Arrowhead Stadium offered Jack Del Rio and the gang one final turn before going off a cliff. With little hesitation, the Raiders season took the plunge on Sunday – only a small skid mark in…Continue Reading

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According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper is likely to play today in Kansas City. Cooper is believed to be dealing with a high ankle sprain and a report on Friday indicated he would be unavailable…Continue Reading

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Before Friday, no one expected Amari Cooper to play on Sunday. But after practicing in a limited capacity on Friday, there’s a chance it will happen. And if he’s healthy enough to contribute in some capacity, expect Cooper to play.…Continue Reading