Posts Tagged ‘Oakland Raiders’

Suh Blocked FG, Stafford to Johnson Connection Lead Lions Comeback Over Oakland 28-27

Ndamukong Suh returned and made his presence felt. Suh blocked a potential game-winning 65-yard field goal attempt by Sebastian Janikowski preserving Matthew Stafford’s impressive comeback to help lift the Detroit Lions in triumphing the Oakland Raiders 28-27 on Sunday. “For me it’s just a great opportunity to be on the football field,” Suh said. “That’s just the […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Week 15 Preview: Detroit Lions at Oakland Raiders

The playoff hunt is in full swing heading into Week 15 with the Lions holding the sixth seed just ahead of the self-destructing Bears and Cowboys.  Ironically, it seems that the sixth seed is destined to go to the team that self destructs least, rather than the team that plays the best over the next […]

Janikowski, Lechler Lead Way In Oakland

Nothing is easy. On Sunday, the Raiders proved that the last six weeks of the season are going to be nerve-wracking. Better hold off on the manicure appointment, Raiders fans, cause the fingernails are going to get worked over. The Raiders kicked, picked and tricked the Bears on Sunday in winning a tough game at home […]

AFC Week 9 Review, Analysis

BALTIMORE RAVENS 23 @ PITTSBURGH STEELERS 20 RAVENS: Joe Flacco saved his best for last, connecting with Torrey Smith with 8 seconds left to win the game. Flacco finished with 300 yards and the score but excelled in managing the game against one of the best defenses in the league. Once again, Boldin was the […]

Can Terrelle Pryor Be the Raiders QB of the Future?

The 2011 NFL Supplemental Draft kicked into swing on Monday, August, 22. The Oakland Raiders were the first team to jump into the excitement. For a third-round pick, Al Davis and the Raiders picked up the most-talked about prospect in supplemental draft history in former Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor. Pryor will not be available […]

Raiders Fall in Preseason to 49ers 17-3

The Oakland Raiders fell to the San Franciso 49ers 17-3 Saturday night in their second pre-season game of the 2011 season. Oakland was without many key players (Louis Murphy, Run DMC, Jacoby Ford) and that list may have grown with starting QB Jason Campbell going down with a possible concussion and new TE Kevin Boss […]

No Doubt, Tom Cable is the Seattle Seahawks Biggest Signing

I praised the hiring of Tom Cable even before it led to the good personnel moves that have come to pass just from a coaching standpoint, I even joked on twitter that Pete Carroll may have relinquished his final say over the roster to bring him on board. To some degree, that last statement is […]

Seattle Seahawks: Is TE Zach Miller a Kris Dielman 2.0?

If you remember several years ago Tim Ruskell pulled out all the stops to obtain then free agent guard Kris Dielman. Considered the best interior lineman on the market, Ruskell actually had the right idea on this one, and showered Dielman with the money he should have offered Steve Hutchinson in the first place. I […]