Raiders Top 5 Defensive Plays of 2017

We covered the top offensive plays of the year, so let’s show some love to the big men on the other side of the ball. The Oakland Raiders did not have a good defensive showing in 2017, but there are … Continue reading Raiders Top 5 Defensive Plays of 2017

Raiders: Who’s In and Who’s Out in ’18?

The Oakland Raiders ended the 2017 season on a four-game losing streak. Granted, the last two games didn’t mean anything as far as the playoff race. But, with all of the chaos that is free agency, were some players looking … Continue reading Raiders: Who’s In and Who’s Out in ’18?

Could The Raiders’ Secondary Be Great Now?

Believe it or not, Raiders have the players on the roster right now to fix their defensive woes. The defensive secondary for the Oakland Raiders has been disappointing, to say the least. It’s no secret that the ability to cover … Continue reading Could The Raiders’ Secondary Be Great Now?

Oakland’s secret weapon nobody’s talking about

New exciting additions are helping shape the Raiders biggest asset on defense. There have been many conversations about how explosive the Oakland Raiders offense is going to be this upcoming season and with good reason. However, one area of the … Continue reading Oakland’s secret weapon nobody’s talking about

Latest from OTA’s: Reggie Nelson

Perhaps no former free agent has made a greater impression than veteran safety Reggie Nelson. The retirement of Charles Woodson stung, but Nelson has performed admirably in his role as a veteran leader since he joined the team last year. As Karl Joseph continues to develop and Obi Melifonwu transitions to the NFL, Nelson’s ability to teach the craft has become paramount to the long term success of the Raiders. Yesterday, the coaching staff spoke about his importance during OTA’s, the season and beyond. Continue reading Latest from OTA’s: Reggie Nelson

Raiders Camp: Top 3 Raiders who might underwhelm in 2017

The Oakland Raiders will likely fulfill expectations on their way to a deep playoff run and even make it to the Super Bowl. However, some of the players might not play up to their potential and leave us hanging and wanting more. Here are the three Raiders players that could underperform. Continue reading Raiders Camp: Top 3 Raiders who might underwhelm in 2017

Raiders’ coaching staff has high praise for rookie Conley

Oakland Raiders’ safeties coach Brent Vieselmeyer excited about Conley Safeties coach Brent Vieselmeyer had high praise for rookie Gareon Conley in an interview shared via Twitter by Sports Illustrated earlier today. It’s no secret the Raiders needed help at defensive back, so general manager Reggie McKenzie moved quickly to plug the holes. Drafting the Ohio State cornerback was initially met with some “mixed reactions” due to some off-field concerns. Yet and despite those concerns, Conley is quickly getting acclimated to the NFL and the coaching staff is recognizing his potential. https://twitter.com/si_nfl/status/864911662431830017 “Great learner, great feet, and man can he cover; he’s a … Continue reading Raiders’ coaching staff has high praise for rookie Conley