Posts Tagged ‘bruce-gradkowski’

Great Expectations for new Raiders QB Gradkowski?

Okay, Bruce, now what? Oakland Raiders Head Coach Tom Cable did a gutsy thing on Wednesday by naming Bruce Gradkowski his starting quarterback after Bruuuuce led the Raiders to 13 points and a come-from-behind win over the Rams last Sunday. But let’s be honest: beating the Rams is about as impressive as beating the Washington […]

Sports Gab Network Senior Editor Matt Loede’s NFL Picks for Week Three

Last Week: 10-6 Season Record: 19-12 Week three of the season is here, and for some teams like the 49ers, Cowboys and Vikings it’s now or never to turn their seasons around. Here we go after a 10-6 week last week with our picks for week three. Cincinnati at Carolina – The Bengals defended their […]

It’s now or never for Cable and the Raiders

Last Sunday, Oakland Raiders Head Coach Tom Cable decided to switch quarterbacks at halftime of the Rams game, down 7-3. Now, Cable showed a pretty quick hook when he pulled Jason Campbell from the game. Campbell was 8-15 in the first half. Not great, but not horrible. Heck, last year, 8-15 would have gotten you […]

Something good out of the Raiders win over St.Louis

Something really good came out of Sunday’s win for the Raiders. Bruce Gradkowski? Not really. Darren McFadden? Sure, yes. Rolando McClain and Lamarr Houston? Both looked good at times, no doubt. But the single best thing to come out of the Raiders win? Oakland has wide receivers again. True-blue silver and black wide receivers. Louis […]

Raiders coach Tom Cable says he’ll announce his QB Wednesday

Coach Tom Cable will announce his week three starting quarterback on Wednesday. When asked if the call was his alone, Cable said, “It has to be.” Cable stressed the fact that quarterback depth is better than it’s been for some time on the Raiders and that regardless of which quarterback is chosen, the other could […]

Raiders Backup QB Charlie Frye to Have Wrist Surgery

The Raiders will be without backup quarterback Charlie Frye, as on Wednesday he will undergo a surgical procedure to repair an unspecified injury in his right wrist, coach Tom Cable said on Tuesday. Frye hurt the wrist back on August 5th, and hasn’t practiced since. Cable said he isn’t sure how long Frye will be […]

Late Janikowski FG Boost Raiders Past Bengals 20-17

The Oakland Raiders, by and large, are an unlucky team that happens to be offensively challenged, as well. And as luck would have it, they on Sunday would have to host the Cincinnati Bengals over at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. The Bengals’ rushing attack was better than expected and their run defense stopped the Raiders, for […]

Raiders Drop 3rd Straight, Chiefs Prevail 16-10

The Kansas City Chiefs have a couple things going for them, despite their abysmal win-loss record: Jamaal Charles and an affinity for playing at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. In reference to Charles, he is quickly making Chiefs fans think, “Larry WHO?” Meanwhile, the Chiefs have had their fair share of success at the Coliseum as they […]