Archive for the ‘Oakland Raiders’ Category

Just Run Baby!

Monday, September 22nd, 2008

I don't presume to know anything that goes on inside the deteriorating cranium of one Allen Davis, but with the possibility that the team will be looking at its fourth coach in six seasons, I figure it is my duty to offer a list of qualified candidates for the head ...

Al Davis Rules Without Logic

Monday, September 15th, 2008

Framing posts like this with a question is fun. And we like fun. So, here we go: Is there a more hapless organization in professional sports right now than the Oakland Raiders? Answer: Perhaps. But probably not. The reason: Al Davis. Maybe it's not that simple, but the 79-year old owner/general manager/ruiner of ...

You Know You’ve Had a Long Night When…

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Las Vegas police find you unconscious on a street at 7:19 a.m. on a Monday morning. That's what happened to Oakland Raiders wide receiver Javon Walker on Monday. He got scraped off the pavement in Vegas and taken to a local hospital the victim of an apparent robbery.In all seriousness, ...

Ah The Raiders, God Love ‘Em

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008

Whenever I'm depressed about the teams I love falling apart - the Chargers made a great run but lost to the Evil Patriots, the Indiana Hoosiers had Sampson-gate and my Padres...well let's just say their offense is more flaccid than Bob Dole's Bob Dole - I can always rest assured ...

We Can’t Understand Why People Hate The Raiders

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

If you watched any of Monday Night Football this week - and judging by the ratings, you didn't - you saw a horrible, boring, largely uneventful game. The 16-0 Seahawks win, which garnered the lowest television ratings in the 37-year history of Monday Night Football, featured one whole touchdown, 140 ...