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Silver And Black Pride Feb 11, 2019
What condition the position is in pre-free agency: Quarterback

What condition the position is in pre-free agency: Quarterback

We check on each Raiders position ahead of free agency to give it a condition of either Strong, Stable, Unstable, Serious, or Critical. Starter: Derek Carr Backup: AJ McCarron, Nathan Peterman The judgment of Carr’s season depends on who you ask. Those who would defend him would point to his surpassing 4000 yards for the first time in his career and his 10-game streak without an interception. They would also point to the shoddy offensive line that contributed to him getting sacked 51 times. They will point to his 2016 season as proof that he is capable of making big time plays. Those who...
2019 Super Bowl commercial: Chargers HC Anthony Lynn meets first responders who saved his life in Verizon ad

2019 Super Bowl commercial: Chargers HC Anthony Lynn meets first responders who saved his life in Verizon ad

Verizon has been putting out ads in their series titled ‘The Team that wouldn’t be here’ over the past couple weeks. Their latest aired during the Super Bowl and it featured Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn who gets a surprise as he meets the first responders who saved his life by pulling him from a car accident. Last week, Verizon also aired an ad which featured Raiders quarterback AJ McCarron as well. It was also quite emotional. You can see that ad here.
Silver And Black Pride Jan 31, 2019
Raiders had NFL two ‘most impactful’ trades of 2018 along with several others, one deemed ‘disastrous waste of a good pick’

Raiders had NFL two ‘most impactful’ trades of 2018 along with several others, one deemed ‘disastrous waste of a good pick’

Today ESPN’s Bill Barnwell went back 365 days to look at trades across the league which were most impactful. And the Raiders had a major presence on the list. Starting with two trades the Raiders made which were labeled as ‘utterly useless’. Well, that is unless you consider throwing away and third and fifth round pick to be useless. I’m sure they were somewhat useful to the teams which got them. The Oakland Raiders made a pair of utterly useless moves in giving up a third-round pick for Martavis Bryant and a fifth-round selection for AJ McCarron, who combined to play 232 offensive...
Silver And Black Pride Jan 27, 2019
Watch: Powerful AJ McCarron Verizon ad aired during Pro Bowl

Watch: Powerful AJ McCarron Verizon ad aired during Pro Bowl

Verizon has a series of commercials out now featuring harrowing and powerful stories called ‘The team that wouldn’t be here’. During the Pro Bowl Sunday AJ McCarron’s ad aired. It was a 60-second spot, which in which McCarron and his mother were shown getting emotional about a boating accident when McCarron was a child that he survived thanks to the first responders who saved his life. There is also a longer version of the spot. It’s right here.

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    Lee Smith

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    Derek Carrier

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