When the season began no one knew what to expect other than fireworks of some kind. There were some hints of the coming storm, but nothing that suggested this scorched earth policy through nine weeks.
In some ways, for all of the media fanfare, there is nothing else that can be written about the Oakland Raiders 2018 season. This painful truth places many reporters, beat writers, and even bloggers in the grotesque cycle of struggling to avoid replicating the same things being written all over the internet at the same time. Continue reading The Plight of a Raider Blogger
The season was long gone many weeks ago, however, educated Raider fans still know there is plenty to look for when tuning in to watch games. This week is no different. Coming off a win for the first time in … Continue reading Raiders vs Ravens: Three Things To Watch
Entering Week 11 of the 2018 NFL season, the Oakland Raiders have had a miserable season leaving their fans solely focused on the draft. The team is traveling to Arizona to play the Cardinals who are led by a rookie … Continue reading Rory’s Ruminations: Trends Have Become the Norm
We are now halfway through one of, if not the most disappointing and depressing seasons in Raiders’ history. Through nine games, it has become very clear that the Oakland Raiders are punting this season, and building for the future. The … Continue reading A Mid-season Review of the Raiders’ 2018 Draft Class
The 2018 season is officially half way thru and is all but over. After the recent debacle in San Francisco there is nowhere to go for the Raiders but down. It was one of the most infuriating nationally televised showcases … Continue reading The Lifeless Raiders
2018 has been disastrous thus far, however it is only going to get worse from here. With the Raiders most recent debacle at the hands of the 49ers and rookie third-stringer Nick Mullens, the Silver and Black have fallen to … Continue reading Will the Raiders Win again this Season?
We’ll likely never hear the true reason why cornerback Rashaan Melvin has been banished to the NFL hinterlands known as “inactive”. But his outburst on social media was a large part of the reason. I’m done trying to change my … Continue reading Raiders have curious exception to ineffectiveness
If you’re reading this article, you don’t need anyone to tell you that this is not how good football teams look. You can go ahead and stick a fork in the Oakland Raiders because the fat lady is halfway through … Continue reading Raider Nation Survival Guide: How to Survive the 2018 Season
Perhaps Jon Gruden will get the last laugh and, as Troy Aikman alluded to on Thursday night’s broadcast, the Khalil Mack and other trades is the catalyst to a Raiders renaissance under Chucky. But, perception is reality and there’s a … Continue reading Quick Slants: It can’t get any worse, right?
The national media has been in a frenzy surrounding the Oakland Raiders in recent weeks and specifically, Derek Carr has been the focal point of attacks being cast upon the team. From reporters and television pundits claiming Carr was crying … Continue reading Raider Ramble Exclusive Interview: Derek Carr Sets The Record Straight