Derek Carr named Raiders sacrificial, er, starting QB

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

You know the old saying -- if you have seven quarterbacks, you don't have one quarterback. The Oakland Raiders are hoping rookie Derek Carr of Fresno State changes all of that, making him the first QB taken in his draft class to earn a starting gig after awarding him the ...

Johnny Manziel visits Oakland Raiders

Monday, April 7th, 2014

It's a match made in Heaven, or at least whatever after-world it is that Raiders fans are transported to. Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel is visiting Oakland today, as confirmed by various NFL reporters who talk to people that know Manziel and the Raiders organization. Manziel was most recently seen at ...

Rodger Saffold fails physical, won’t sign with Raiders, headed back to Rams

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Free agent guard/tackle Rodger Saffold signed a monster five-year, $42.5 million contract ($21.6 million guaranteed) with the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, but his tenure with the team never technically got a chance to begin. On Wednesday night it was announced that Saffold failed his physical and will not be signing with ...

Matt Flynn: Green Bay Packers not considering reunion with quarterback

Monday, October 7th, 2013

Quarterback Matt Flynn was released by the Oakland Raiders on Monday, ending his tumultuous few months with the team. Now that he is a free agent, many expected his old squad to come calling to bring him on as a backup. But according to reports, we shouldn't expect the Green ...

Chargers vs. Raiders start time moved back due to MLB playoffs

Monday, September 30th, 2013

The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders play in Week 5 of the 2013 NFL season and were set to kick off at 4:25 p.m. ET next Sunday. Well thanks to the Major League Baseball playoffs, that game's start time has been moved to 11:35 p.m. ET. The Oakland A's will ...

Carson Palmer to be traded to Arizona Cardinals

Monday, April 1st, 2013

The Arizona Cardinals are reportedly close to acquiring quarterback Carson Palmer from the Oakland Raiders. Rumors of such a move have been swirling for several days, but after the Raiders shipped two draft picks to the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for Matt Flynn, Palmer's exit was all but assured. Reports suggest ...

Brown and Rice’s claims of Super Bowl sabotage absurd

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

As we've seen in the last month in the wake of certain traumatic national events, it's not too hard to get a conspiracy theory going. But these theories are generally easy to laugh off because they are started by anonymous idiots whose parents should have stuck to masturbation. But this week ...

Raiders defense continues putrid play

Monday, November 12th, 2012

They say Al Davis is dead, but from the looks of it he's been playing Bernie Lomax-style on the Raiders defense the past two weeks. (If you think that's a low blow, Raider Nation, at least I'm not running fake field goals against you when I'm up 24 points in ...