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Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals scores on a wild pitch in the eighth inning during their American League Wild Card game against Oakland Athletics at Kauffman Stadium on September 30, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: AL Wildcard Game Was Exciting Despite A’s Loss; Raider Team Needs Take Ownership

Coach Madden talks about watching the A’s lose to the Royals in the AL postseason opener and discusses what he thinks Tony Sparano, the Raiders’ newly appointed interim coach, should do.

7 hours ago

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CBS Sports Steve Beuerlein talks Vikings vs. Packers on Thursday Night Football

The Minnesota Vikings are set to take on the Green Bay Packers on “Thursday Night Football,” and these are both two teams that are starting to turn their season around. Former NFL quarterback Steve Beuerlein of CBS Sports took a few moments to speak about the NFC North contest this Thursday.

9 hours ago

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GameDay: Sparano Hiring Short-Term Solution For Raiders’ Long-Term Problems

Reggie McKenzie looked like a poster boy for a Southwest Airlines commercial. “Wanna get away?”

20 hours ago

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Tune In Raider Nation: FCC Lifts Blackout Rule

For years, Raiders fans have watched anxiously as Raider home games approached, wondering if the team would sell enough home tickets to broadcast games in the Bay Area, but it looks like that waiting game may now be over.

09/30/2014

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6 Off-The-Wall Options To Be The Next Coach Of The Raiders

Those of you hoping that Jon Gruden is going to abandon his announcing gig to return to a Raiders club playing the worst football in the National Football League are out of your minds. The only way Gruden would ever get back into the game is with full control of his roster, and a hands off approach is not exactly what the Raiders are known for. Dennis Allen is just the latest coach held accountable the failings of the entire organization.

09/30/2014

Head coach Dennis Allen of the Oakland Raiders watches on from the sidelines during their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on December 23, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

GameDay: After Raiders Fire Dennis Allen, Now What?

Dennis Allen never stood a chance. He was doomed the moment he put his John Hancock on the dotted line.

09/29/2014

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Oakland Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

The Oakland Raiders have fired head coach Dennis Allen, CBS Sports confirmed Monday night. Allen went 8-28 in more than two seasons with the Raiders.

09/29/2014

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5 Reasons Why Michael Vick Needs To Start For Jets

Let’s take a look at why exactly the New York Jets need to make the switch from Geno Smith to Michael Vick.

09/29/2014

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Fans, Numbers Showing Little Support For Dennis Allen In Wake Of Firing Rumor

Two weeks – and two more losses – after the Raiders’ most accomplished player declared “We Suck” the mood has decidedly turned against head coach Dennis Allen. The team has now lost ten straight since narrowly beating the then worst team in the league – Houston back before Thanksgiving.

09/29/2014

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AP Reporter Deletes Tweet Saying Raiders Coach Fired After Team’s 10th-Straight Loss

The future of Oakland Raiders Head Coach Dennis Allen is uncertain after the team’s loss to the Dolphins in London Sunday.

09/28/2014

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