If you’re like me or most other fans of the NFL, you’re tired of seeing yellow laundry on the field every other play when watching your favorite team. The game has become one of “what now?” when it comes to … Continue reading Pass Interference: Good or Bad in today’s game?
Raider Nation came out in full force on Sunday in anticipation of what they hoped would be a fourth straight win for the team. It’s a feat that hasn’t been accomplished since their 2016 playoff season. The buzz around the … Continue reading Raiders Loss in Retrospect: The Better Team Won
Join the Ladies of Darkness in a mini episode, brought to you by Crow’s Nest Podcast Network and the Raider Ramble! Ladies of Darkness latest episode! Be sure to also follow the show on Twitter and Facebook! Let … Continue reading Easy Listening for Raider Nation: Ladies of Darkness are Back!
With a move to Las Vegas looming, the Raiders aren’t wasting any time trying to rebuild the juggernaut of old. Jon Gruden has grand plans for this team and he’s made those plans clear since day one. Building for the … Continue reading The New Raiders: Promising Outlook for the Future
The NFL has 32 franchise teams at the moment and they’ve all had their ups and downs. Some of them are new and still trying to establish their place in league history. Some are recent additions to the record books. … Continue reading The Oakland Raiders: Everything It Takes to Be a Storied Franchise
There are few moments in football history that stand out as much as the infamous Tuck Rule game. Since that moment, the Raiders have a nasty chip on their shoulder against the Patriots, and specifically Bill Belichick and Tom Brady. … Continue reading Ramble 101: Tuck You, Brady – That “Tucking” Rule That Ruined a Super Bowl Run
To reiterate a statement in an earlier segment, the Raiders have had their fair share of good AND bad highlights. They were involved in some of the most controversial plays that went in their favor and some that didn’t. One of the most well-known of the NFL’s controversial wins ended up clinching a game for the Raiders, a play that still angers Chargers fans everywhere. It’s not an unfair chip to keep on your shoulder, Chargers fans, because everyone has a little bit of a different story. There’s nothing like a Sunday afternoon with a Holy Roller. Continue reading Ramble 101: Holy Rolling to Infamy
The Oakland Raiders expect to see a big year from quarterback Derek Carr and weapons have been added to help him meet that expectation. Carr deserves a stable that will stand up and work for him, and there are several of those guys on the roster now. Here are the final roster weapons, when all is said and done. Continue reading Raiders Roster Final 53 – The Offensive Arsenal
December 21, 1974 – The Oakland Raiders were facing the Miami Dolphins in the AFC Divisional game. The game was a back and forth contest that you would expect and hope to see in a playoff game. The Dolphins opened by running the kickoff back for a touchdown. Things were looking bleak for the Raiders early in the game but after a Ken Stabler interception to Dolphins defensive back Dick Anderson, Miami would take a hit in their secondary, when safety Jake Scott went out of the game with an injury. The defense did their job and forced Miami to punt. Stabler redeemed himself shortly after with a touchdown pass to Charlie Smith. That touchdown tied the game. Continue reading Ramble 101: The Sea of Highlights
Being a storied franchise means that you have a lot of highlights, as well as lowlights, all recorded in the annals of NFL. The Raiders own more than their share and probably one of the most memorable and impactful was … Continue reading Ramble 101: The Immaculate Reception Recollection