Raiders, Seahawks Old AFC West Rivals With A Playoff HistoryBack in the calendar year of 1984, a whopping 30 years ago now, the then-Los Angeles Raiders and the Seattle Seahawks played two memorable AFC playoff games. The first in January 1984 saw the Raiders beat the Seahawks, and the second in December 1984 saw the tables turned as Seattle knocked out the defending Super Bowl champions.
Opponent Profile: Seahawks Always Dangerous Opponent On Their Home TurfThe 0-7 Oakland Raiders travel to Seattle this weekend to take on the defending Super Bowl champions. And while the 4-3 Seahawks have already lost as many games as they did all of last year, they still are an opponent never to be taken lightly on their home field. Of course, the winless Silver & Black can't take any team lightly these days as they look to snap a 13-game losing streak dating back to last season.
Daily Madden: Special Teams Deception Sinks SeattleThe St. Louis Rams used two trick plays to beat the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks 28-26 Sunday. No one expected a Rams victory.
Daily Madden: Kaepernick Shines As Running Game StallsThe 49ers bounced back from a 14-point first quarter deficit to beat the Rams 31-17 in St. Louis Monday night. As the running game faltered, quarterback Colin Kaepernick brought the team back to life.
Team Grades: 49ers Change it Up - Start Slow, End Fast Beating Rams In NFC West ShowdownAfter falling behind early, the 49ers responded and beat the St. Louis Rams. The offense, defense and special teams all got involved in this latest win.
Daily Madden: 49ers Need To Make A Monday Night StatementThe 49ers face the Rams in St. Louis Monday night, a game John Madden says San Francisco should win easily.
Opponent Profile: Unlucky St. Louis Rams Host 49ers In NFC West ShowdownThe 49ers will look to keep their winning streak alive when they go on the road this Sunday to take on the St. Louis Rams. San Francisco is the better team, but is playing a team that is familiar with them, and should give the 49ers all they can handle.
AFC West Just Looks Tougher And Tougher For Raiders Each WeekIncluding 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.
How Many Games Will The Oakland Raiders Win This Year?Diehard fans may want to close their eyes: with an 0-2 start and staring at possible 0-6 start now, the Oakland Raiders will be hard-pressed to avoid two ugly fates in 2014: they could end up worse than the 4-12 record they posted last year, and they could end up as the worst team in the NFL.
5 Replacements For Rams' Sam BradfordWith Sam Bradford out for the season, it's time to look at who should become the new Rams quarterback this year.
Aaron Donald Has Some Believing St. Louis Rams Have Created A New 'Fearsome Foursome'Ask Aaron Donald and he'll tell you without a doubt, that he believes he couldn't have landed in a better spot when he was selected by the St. Louis Rams in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft with the No. 13 overall pick.
Daily Madden: If They Build It In L.A., They Will Come
Daily Madden: NFL In L.A. Still An Uphill Battle The owner of the Miami Dolphins said he expects the NFL to have a team in Los Angeles within five years.
Keidel: Rams Risk Getting Smeared Should They Cut Michael SamMichael Sam's magic moment has left America divided, making the masses uncomfortable for many reasons, though much of it has nothing to do with Michael Sam.
49ers, Raiders Pass On 1st Openly Gay NFL Player; St. Louis Rams Pick Michael Sam In NFL Draft ichael Sam was picked by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the NFL draft Saturday, becoming the first openly gay player drafted by a pro football team.