Posts Tagged ‘hue jackson’

Raiders acquire LB Aaron Curry from Seattle

One of the spots head coach Hue Jackson looks to bolster on defense is at the linebacker position. On Wednesday afternoon the Raiders have acquired linebacker Aaron Curry from the Seattle Seahawks, according to a report from Fox Sports. The Raiders in exchange reportedly gave up an undisclosed pick in 2012 and an undisclosed pick in […]

Reality of Al Davis’ Death hits Raiders

The reality hit Raiders coach Hue Jackson as he got in his car to drive to work after an emotional weekend. He heard a radio report about this weekend’s death of longtime Raiders owner Al Davis and it hit him that there will be no day-after game phone calls, no more discussions of strategy and […]

Raiders Secondary to be Without CB Johnson

Raiders coach Hue Jackson doesn’t seem too concerned that his team could be without two starters in its secondary for Sunday’s game against Tom Brady and the Patriots. Since taking over for Tom Cable, Jackson hasn’t let his players make excuses and he’s not about to start doing it himself. That faith will be tested […]

Raiders Can’t Hold Double Digit Lead; Lose to Bills in Final Seconds 38-35

Ugh. The Raiders had it all in front of them Sunday, building a double-digit lead, but allowing touchdowns to the Bills offense on all five of the Bills’ second-half possessions and failed to hang on to what seemed an insurmountable lead. Oakland led 21-3 at the half, and then went up 35-31 with 3:41 left, […]

Broncos Can’t Stop the Run, Nor the Raiders in 23-20 Loss

It took Broncos fans all of a few quarters to start the chanting for third-string QB Tim Tebow. And with that, the John Fox era has begun. It started Monday night with a rather ugly 23-20 loss to the Raiders, a night complete with a lack of a run defense, and an offense that had […]

Marquee Monster Monday Matchup: Raiders vs. Broncos Game Preview

The Oakland Raiders open up the 2011 NFL regular season against longtime hated division rival the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football. The preseason was a disappointment for the Raiders, finishing 0-4 and leaving first-year head coach Hue Jackson looking for his first win.  Expectations are high in this Week 1 division duel, especially after Oakland smashed Denver last season in the […]

Marquee Monster Monday Matchup: Raiders vs. Broncos Game Preview

The Oakland Raiders open up the 2011 NFL regular season against longtime hated division rival the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football. The preseason was a disappointment for the Raiders, finishing 0-4 and leaving first-year head coach Hue Jackson looking for his first win.  Expectations are high in this Week 1 division duel, especially after Oakland smashed Denver last season in the […]

Marquee Monster Monday Matchup: Raiders vs. Broncos Game Preview

The Oakland Raiders open up the 2011 NFL regular season against longtime hated division rival the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football. The preseason was a disappointment for the Raiders, finishing 0-4 and leaving first-year head coach Hue Jackson looking for his first win.  Expectations are high in this Week 1 division duel, especially after Oakland smashed Denver last season in the […]