Oakland Raiders Have Their Swagger BackThe Oakland Raiders, who just beat the Saints, seem to be on an upswing. And they have the right leader in head coach Jack Del Rio.
Del Rio Makes Gutsy Call; Takes Poke At ESPNThe riverboat gambler in Oakland coach Jack Del Rio surfaced in the Raiders 35-34 season-opening win against New Orleans and the he took a poke at ESPN.
Raiders Rally To Beat Saints 35-34 On Do-Or-Die 2-Point ConversionQuarterback Derek Carr hit Seth Roberts for a 10-yard touchdown setting up the gutsy call by second-year Raiders coach Jack Del Rio.
Rookie Spotlight: Raiders Defense Rising With Addition Of Safety Karl JosephOakland Raiders rookie safety Karl Joseph is compact and powerful, and the team will look to their first-round draft pick to help soften the blow of losing future Hall of Famer Charles Woodson to retirement.
Raiders Coach Jack Del Rio Previews Week 17 Clash With ChiefsWith one game remaining in his first season at the helm of the Oakland Raiders, Jack Del Rio met with media members to discuss a number of topics.
Raiders Face Tall Task When Packers Invade Black Hole In Week 15Needing the win, the Oakland Raiders will have a tall task ahead when the Green Bay Packers visit the East Bay for a Week 15 showdown that could end the Silver and Black's playoff hopes.
Del Rio: Carr Can Learn From 4th-Quarter MistakesDerek Carr's three interceptions in the fourth quarter of Sunday's loss to Kansas City were a stark reminder that the Oakland Raiders' young quarterback still has plenty of room to grow.
Team Grades: Tale-Of-Two-Halves Sums Up Raiders' Heartbreaking Loss To ChiefsWith a golden opportunity to make up some ground in the division and consequently in the AFC playoff picture, the Raiders decided to show up for only one-half of play versus the surging Chiefs and they paid the price.
Raiders Face Stiff Test Against Chiefs In Week 13Playing for their playoff lives, the Oakland Raiders welcome the Kansas City Chiefs to the Black Hole., in a Week 13 showdown that sure to be a dogfight.
Team Grades: Raiders Escape Nashville With 24-21 Win Over TitansLooking to snap a season-worst three-game skid, the Raiders went into Nashville and defeated the Titans by a final score of 24-21.
Raiders v. Titans Predictions: Oakland Set To Crush Tennessee On The RoadWith an opportunity to get back on the win column, the Raiders should feel confident about their chances of going into the Titans home and coming away with a comfortable win.
Team Grades: Lions Defeat Raiders 18-13 In An Ugly GameWith points coming at a premium, the Raiders and Lions engaged in a battle of boring teams in Week 11.
Raiders-Steelers Game Highlights Week 9 NFL ScheduleLooking to snap Oakland's two-game win streak, Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers welcome the surging Raiders for a Week 9 showdown at Heinz Field.
Team Grades: Raiders Give Jets A Taste Of Their Own MedicineComing in as three-point favorites, the Jets got a dose of their own medicine, losing to a Raiders team that relied heavily on defense and a bruising rushing attack.
Injury Report: Raiders Betting Underdogs Despite Being Healthier Than Jets In Week 8Should the Raiders be betting underdogs in Week 8 despite listing only six injured players compared to the Jets' 15 hobbled guys?