Six botched selections and one misguided trade later, the results from those years add up to no playoff berths, no winning records, no Pro Bowl invitations and only oft-injured Darren McFadden left on the roster.
The Raiders will not bring back offensive lineman Robert Gallery next season, ending the tackle’s seven-year run in Oakland.
Without even playing this past weekend, the Oakland Raiders moved into a tie for first place in the AFC West. Staying there might not be as easy.
Two San Francisco 49ers players and two Oakland Raiders players were among eight NFL players fined Friday for violent hits or other excessive actions against opponents last Sunday.
Back-to-back blowouts have put the Oakland Raiders in a very unusual position: preparing for a meaningful November game.
The Oakland Raiders had plenty of problems on the offensive line in the season opener even with Robert Gallery in the lineup. Now as they prepare for their second game, the Raiders face the real possibility of being without their most reliable lineman.