Posts Tagged ‘darren mcfadden’

Denver Continues Winning Ways with 26-13 Win in Oakland

The Raiders showed some of the fight that many felt they would show, but in the end, the result for first-year head coach Dennis Allen was the same as it’s been as of late. A loss. Carson Palmer threw one interception that thwarted a possible scoring chance, as it was much of the same for […]

Gridiron Gab Week Seven Preview – Jacksonville at Oakland

The Radiers and Jaguars have had some entertaining games the past few seasons, but the games always seem to be in Jacksonville. Sunday in week seven, the Raiders will get a shot to play the hosts, as they host Jacksonville in a late afternoon affair. Oakland played well in their last game, losing Sunday in […]

Gridiron Gab Week Six Preview – Oakland at Atlanta

The Oakland Raiders may have the toughest task of week six in the NFL, having to come off a bye week and go to Atlanta to take on the undefeated Falcons, who continue to ride high at 5-0. Atlanta is off to its best start in its history, and with Matt Ryan, Michael Turner, Roddy […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Raiders Overmatched by Manning and Broncos 37-6

There was much concern this week about Peyton Manning and the Broncos after back-to-back losses. Those concerns were quickly put away Sunday afternoon, as Manning and the Broncos were back to normal, slamming the Raiders 37-6 in Denver. Manning threw for 338 yards and three touchdown passes in a near-flawless performance, as the Broncos went […]

Gridiron Gab Week Two Preview: Oakland at Miami

Two teams that fell in week one will do battle in Miami in week two, as the Raiders and Dolphins meet in an AFC showdown at Sun Life Stadium. The Fins were bad last week in a 30-10 loss to the Texas, as rookie QB Ryan Tannehill was shaky at best in his first NFL […]

Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: San Diego at Oakland

The final matchup of a wild week one takes place in the Black Hole of Oakland, as the Raiders play host to the Chargers and head coach Norv Turner. After finishing with identical records in 2011, these AFC West rivals will begin this season Monday night where last year’s ended – in Oakland. Mark Davis […]

NFL Gridiron Gab 2012 AFC West Preview

There’s a new sheriff in town in the AFC West, as Peyton Manning has arrived, and he’s hoping for a big turnaround for the Broncos, who won the West last season with Tim Tebow at QB. Today we take a look at how the West will be won in 2012, and how it’s all going […]

Fantasy Football 2012: One Opinion of How the First Round Shapes Up

Sunday evening I will have my first of two Fantasy Football drafts for the 2012 season. The league, a 12-person league, is a standard yardage scoring league (QB 1 pt = every 20 yards, RB/WR 1 pt = every 10 yards) with QB TD’s being four points and WR/RB TD’s being six points. Many feel […]