No NFL fan wants to think their season is over before Halloween, but for Raider Nation, this is the case. The team is 1-4 through five weeks, and the only team in the AFC West that they don’t have a … Continue reading No Silver (and Black) Lining: 2018 Is Not Oakland’s Year
Trying to find the Silver (and black) lining in yet another Oakland Raider loss. Continue reading The Silver (And Black) Lining: Week Three
Ryan Smith is back with the silver (and black) lining, this time about Oakland’s 20-19 loss in Denver. Continue reading The Silver (And Black) Lining: Week Two
Somehow, someway, we find a silver (and black) lining in an ugly Raider loss. Continue reading The Silver (And Black) Lining: Week One
As the fires from the post-trade riots die down, Ryan Smith attempts to lead the Raider Nation through the five stages of grief. Continue reading Khalil Mack and the Five Stages of Grief
It’s hard to see a bright side in the absence of stud pass rusher, Khalil Mack, but @RyanSmithNFL thinks he’s found a silver (and black) lining. Continue reading The Silver (And Black) Lining: Making the Best of Khalil Mack’s Absence
It’s hard to believe it’s only been seven months since Mark Davis successfully lured Jon Gruden out of the broadcasting booth back onto the sideline, but it has. It’s been a long, exciting, and interesting off-season.
There’s a lot of hype and even more doubt surrounding the team, and everyone’s excited about September 10th, when Gruden calls plays as Oakland’s head coach for the first time since January 19th, 2002. However, after having the same four or five conversations about what scares and excites me as a fan, I’ve decided to consolidate them all into one article. So here it is, the quintessential guide to everything Jon Gruden. Continue reading The Gruden Guide: A Raiders Fan’s Guide to Jon Gruden’s 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?
Breaking down which members of the Oakland Raiders have the most to prove in 2018. Continue reading Raiders That Have the Most to Prove in 2018
As free agency approaches, Ryan Smith breaks down some of the best free agents from Oakland’s history. Continue reading Free Agency: Best Signings in Raiders History