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Opponent Profile: San Diego Chargers Present Big Challenge For Toothless Raiders

The Oakland Raiders have a new head coach, for now, and they’ve just had their bye week. How will they fare against the 4-1 San Diego Chargers at home this week? Well, the Bolts are on a roll, and they look very good. The exact opposite can be said of Silver & Black, so don’t expect things to suddenly get better for Oakland now that Dennis Allen has been fired.

10/07/2014

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AFC West Just Looks Tougher And Tougher For Raiders Each Week

Including Sunday’s Week Five action, the San Diego Chargers are 4-1, the Denver Broncos are 3-1, and the Kansas City Chiefs are 2-3. Each team has a positive points differential, while the Oakland Raiders are 0-4 with a minus-52 differential. Yes, it’s going to be a long season for the Silver & Black.

10/06/2014

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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?”

09/30/2014

Offensive coordinator Tony Sparano of the New York Jets looks on during fourth quarter action against the Miami Dolphins on September 23, 2012 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Raiders Assistant Coach Tony Sparano Named As Interim Head Coach

Former NFL head coach and current Oakland Raiders assistant coach Tony Sparano has been named the interim head coach of the Raiders, according to a team press release.

09/30/2014

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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

Oakland Raiders v San Diego Chargers

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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Tannehill Leads Dolphins Over Raiders 38-14

Ryan Tannehill threw for 278 yards and 2 touchdowns Sunday, leading the Dolphins to a 38-14 victory over the Raiders.

09/28/2014

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Injury Report: Raiders Linebackers Hurting For London Match Against Dolphins

The Oakland Raiders defense needs all the help it can get every game, so when three linebackers could possibly miss the next contest, it’s something to be concerned about for the team. Heading into Sunday’s Wembley Stadium matchup against the Miami Dolphins, the Silver & Black also will be without backup quarterback Matt Schaub.

09/26/2014

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