The Oakland Raiders: Always Screwing Things Up For Everyone Else

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

The Oakland Raiders have done it again. For the second straight draft, the Raiders grabbed a player far higher than he was supposed to go, and have paid that player far more than his slot value. In 2009, the Raiders took receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey with the No. 7 pick in the ...

Darrius Heyward-Bey Is Still Doing Just Great

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

When the Oakland Raiders selected Maryland wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey with the No. 7 pick in the 2009 NFL Draft, pretty much everyone said it was one of the worst picks in league history. Talent evaluators were virtually unanimous in their claims that Heyward-Bey had tremendous speed but had issues ...

Richard Seymour Unhappy With Trade To Raiders

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

In what might be the least surprising news of the last 20 years, defensive end Richard Seymour is apparently unhappy with the fact that he was traded to the Oakland Raiders by the New England Patriots. I guess heading from a perennial Super Bowl contender to Al Davis' mad scientist-like ...

Darrius Heyward-Bey Is Doing Just Great

Monday, May 11th, 2009

When the Oakland Raiders selected wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey with the No. 7 pick in the NFL Draft, pretty much everybody on the planet's reaction was: What the f*ck? Heyward-Bey was listed as a late first round pick by virutally everyone, and with Michael Crabtree still on the board, no ...