In the last article, we took a look at the linebackers. In this one, we will exclusively look at the defensive backs. The other defensive and offensive positions can be seen in the articles with the same title (this is … Continue reading The 2000s All-Raiders Defense: Defensive Backs
In the last article, we took a look at the defensive line. In this latest installment, we will exclusively look at the linebackers. The other defensive and offensive positions can be seen in the articles with the same title (this … Continue reading The 2000s All-Raiders Defense: Linebackers
The upcoming NFL Draft this April is undoubtedly one of, if not the most important draft in Oakland Raiders history. If Gruden and Mayock get this one right, they’ll set the franchise on the right track for years to come. … Continue reading The Raiders’ top Five First-round draft Picks of All Time
Raiders Cody breaka down Gruden’s history with qbs in order to have a gleam to the future. Continue reading What does Gruden’s history with the QB position say about the future?
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
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
The Oakland Raiders have a long and illustrious history that lends heavily to the development of the NFL into the league that it is today.
To understand the Raiders is to understand the NFL. How could so much be attributable to one team, you may ask, but a glimpse into the past tells you everything you need to know about how Al Davis and his Raiders have molded the league in their own way. Continue reading Ramble 101: Stickum Up – Breaking The Rules Before They Were Rules
There are very few franchises in the NFL that can claim as large a historical contribution as the Oakland Raiders. After so many ups and downs through the franchise’s history, it’s time to revisit what makes them so great and … Continue reading Ramble 101: The Maverick
Born on the August 17th, 1963 in Sandusky, Ohio, Jon Gruden would grow up to become one of the most well-respected head coaches in NFL history. Becoming involved in football was no coincidence for Jon Gruden. His father Jim worked … Continue reading The Gruden Archive: A Bit of Raiders History