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Raiders’ fans must think long-term success

At first blush, 158 total yards of total offense by the Oakland Raiders against the New York Jets on Sunday may not be cause for celebration for Raiders fans. “Not again!”

Actually, it’s probably justified for fans to find themselves halfway between depression and despair…or resignation to another season without either a winning season or a playoff berth.

Derek Carr 2But, relax Silver and Black fans and think long-term success…like in 2015. Sunday’s mind-numbingly-bad rushing attack aside; your team started a rookie quarterback.…

Raiders had no other choice than to start Derek Carr

After, what took place in the final preseason game for the Oakland Raiders it became clear the Raiders must start Derek Carr. Matt Schaub suffered through a terrible preseason only adding to the pressure that eventually led to the Oakland Raiders announcing they will start the rookie quarterback in Week 1.

Derek CarrWhen you compare Carr and Schaub’s preseason numbers, it is not even close. Schaub did not pass for a single touchdown and only 218 passing yards on 24-47 passes.…


2014 Oakland Raiders season win total prediction

After two long years the Oakland Raiders finally had the offseason they have been waiting for, but does that mean they can get over the five wins the Las Vegas Hilton has projected?

After all the dead money was off the books, they finally had the money to spend on free agents. They brought in a multitude of players who will instantly improve the team, including; WR James Jones, DE Justin Tuck, OLB Lamarr Woodley, RB Maurice Jones-Drew.…

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The Oakland Raiders are on the move

Are the Raiders on the move? There has been plenty of speculation about the Raiders and if they are staying in Oakland or moving elsewhere. This is a list of possible landing spots for the Oakland Raiders:

Los Angeles: The city of LA has been a hot topic for quite a few NFL teams. The Raiders have had a history in the LA area. It was their home from 1982-1994. Los Angeles would be a large market will high potential for growth and profit.…

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Will the Raiders be Playing in Oakland in 2015?

On Thursday the San Francisco 49ers’ new Levi’s Stadium was dedicated. It is ready for the 2014 season and Super Bowl 50 in a year-and-a-half. Will the Raiders be playing in Oakland, or will they share the new facility in Santa Clara?

When Commissioner Roger Goodell hints about an issue, it’s usually already in the works. Oakland has one year remaining on their lease at the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum. Goodell mentioned the possibility of both the Raiders and 49ers playing at Levi’s Stadium.…