Raiders Release Marquette King The Oakland Raiders announced the release of Marquette King today (3/30/18). Though Raider Nation appears upset by the move, the writing was on the wall and the move makes sense considering the financial position the team … Continue reading Why Releasing Marquette King Makes Sense
Coming into the free agency period the Oakland Raiders have been more active than most people would have anticipated. Jon Gruden and Reggie McKenzie have brought in around 18 new faces to a team desperate for strong depth, especially in … Continue reading Raiders: Three Key Free Agent Additions
With little less than a month until the 2018 NFL Draft, “Draft Season” is in full effect. Mock drafts and rumors swirl the internet as film is being analyzed and prospects are discussed by fans and NFL decision-makers alike. Undoubtedly, this … Continue reading Random Thoughts on the 2018 NFL Draft
The Oakland Raiders were calm, collected and cool during free agency. The team didn’t succumb to the allure of a high-profile talent — much to the chagrin of many in Raider Nation — and inked players who have the requisite … Continue reading Will Raiders Stress Patience in Draft Like They Did in Free Agency?
One of the positions that has Raider Nation entirely on edge is space linebacker. To be clear, space linebacker for me is a linebacker that is not considered a pass rusher. Each scheme whether it is a 3-4, or a … Continue reading The VEGAS Archives: 2018 Space Linebacker Class
The NFL owners meeting is the prime destination to get juicy 411 on a specific team and the this year’s gathering in Orlando didn’t disappoint. In a topic not only debated amongst Raider Nation, but also produced eyebrow-raising reports, Oakland … Continue reading Quick Slants: Changing Roles, Free Agents and a Draft Conundrum
In the early outgoing of free agency we’ve seen lots of huge contracts being given out by teams to marquee players. Much of Raider Nation was seemingly frustrated with the front office, after they remained rather quiet for some time … Continue reading Raiders: A Free Agency Digest
The mark of head coach Jon Gruden on the 2018 Oakland Raider’s roster is starting to come to fruition. The free agency frenzy has taken full-form around the NFL and the Raiders made an alarmingly big change at the wide … Continue reading The Wide Receiver Switch: Nelson Replacing Crabtree
Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden made it clear at the NFL Combine that he plans to utilize Marshawn Lynch, although he wants him “better and stronger.” Gruden also made it clear that Lynch needs a true fullback and a blocking … Continue reading Draft: Day 3 Targets at Fullback and Tight End for the Raiders
The Oakland Raiders have the tenth overall pick and a ton of needs on defense, why not give defensive tackle Vita Vea a look? Continue reading Raiders: What To Do On Draft Day?