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A Look At The 10 Worst Seasons In Oakland Raiders History

As the 2014 Oakland Raiders are staring in to an 0-5 start if they lose to the San Diego Chargers at home this weekend, it’s entertaining to take a look back in time at the history of the Silver & Black to see just how bad the team has been at various points in its 55-season history.

10/08/2014

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Will Dennis Allen Have A Job If The Raiders Come Back From London Without A Win?

Oakland Raiders Head Coach Dennis Allen has just eight wins in 35 games leading the Silver & Black. With the team’s Week Four matchup in London against the Miami Dolphins suddenly looking like a winnable game, it’s natural to ask if losing this one in front of an international audience will cost Allen his job with the team.

09/24/2014

Offensive Coordinator Norv Turner gives instructions to quarterback Alex Smith at the San Francisco 49ers training camp on, August 2, 2006 in Santa Clara, California. (David Paul Morris/ Getty Images)

Alex Smith Sings Praises Of Former Coordinator Norv Turner

Regardless of the outcome of Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans, San Francisco 49ers QB Alex Smith is expected to ask for his release in the offseason after losing his starting position to Colin Kaepernick.

01/31/2013

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Pryor’s 1st Career Start Marred By Chargers, Raiders End Season 4-12

The Chargers beat the Oakland Raiders 24-21 on a wet, gloomy Sunday in what’s expected to be Norv Turner’s final game as Chargers coach.

12/30/2012

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 10: Antonio Gates #85 of the San Diego Chargers is tackled by the Oakland Raiders defense during their season opener at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on September 10, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Disappointing Chargers Team Hopes to End Season on Positive Note

The 6-9 Chargers have failed to make the playoffs for a third straight year. Head coach Norv Turner will likely not return for the 2013 campaign. San Diego is led by quarterback Philip Rivers, running back Ryan Mathews, receiver Malcom Floyd, and tight end Antonio Gates.

12/28/2012

Houston Texans 21 - Buffalo Bills 9

Daily Madden: Just How Good Are The Texans?

“Houston has the best record in the AFC, but I have a hard time believing or saying that they’re the best team in the AFC,” John Madden told the KCBS morning crew.

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San Diego Chargers Mathews Questionable, Rivers Still A Threat

The storied rivalry of the San Diego Chargers and the Oakland Raiders kicks off Week 1. Last season, the Chargers beat the Raiders in the season finale…

09/08/2012

Philip Rivers prepares to take a snap against the Kansas City Chiefs (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: The Inexcusable Bad Snap

San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers fumbled a snap late in regulation in Monday night’s game, leading to a 23-20 overtime loss to Kansas City. John Madden told the KCBS morning crew the mistake was inexcusable.

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Daily Madden: Coaches In Limbo

John discusses the uncertainty surrounding the 2011 NFL season due to the contract standoff between the league and the players, and how that may impact head coaching jobs in San Francisco and elsewhere. Plus, John […]

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