Monthly Archives: August 2016

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Mark Davis: A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

We were told he was a joke, the league is forcing him out, that Mark Davis was nothing more than a court jester; there for the amusement of the other 31 owners. 500 miles away, Las Vegas was seen as the forbidden fruit, the NFL would never allow a franchise in a city with legalized…

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The good news…it could be worse…

Last night the Raiders arrived at Lambeau Field ready to assert themselves as the AFC playoff contender we’ve all been told they were going to be. One problem though…the Green Bay backups had something to say about that. The offense was flat and unable to execute. The defense was thoroughly abused by the thundering Eddie…

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Can the good 2016 Raiders balance the bad Directv Feng Shui?

Last night I got comfortable in bed and fired up the DVR to watch the preseason week 1 Raiders vs Cardinals. Having been out of town the last week, I was forced to record and wait til getting home to watch our first glimpse of the 2016 Raiders. To my horror (and not much surprise),…

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Raiders first depth chart of 2016 released…sort of…ok not really.

Today Raiders.com released the teams first depth chart of 2016, except a depth chart is done by coaches not the team PR department like this was. Here’s what they came up with. Offense WR 15 Michael Crabtree 10 Seth Roberts 80 K.J. Brent 9 Joe Hansley 13 ┬áNathan Palmer 83 Max McCaffrey LT 72 Donald…

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A parallel universe where the Raiders don’t exist?

This morning I woke up in an alternate universe where cats chase dogs,┬áthe ocean is red, and apparently the great Ken Stabler… never a Raider.   Strange: Ken Stabler played 86% of his career in the silver & black. No Raiders colors in his HOF display pic.twitter.com/riyXjg7kCX — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) August 6, 2016 I’ve…