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Battle Red Blog Feb 5, 2016
The Houston Texans are going to make history in 2016. The good kind, even. Not the kind that involves a quarterback throwing for a record number of pick-sixes. Texans fans react on Battle Red Blog. This afternoon, the NFL confirmed that the report about your Houston Texans facing the Oakland Raiders in Mexico City for a 2016 regular season game is true. That's not all, though. The NFL announced the date of the upcoming Texans-Raiders game, and it just so happens to be on a Monday night. From the press release: The Oakland Raiders will host the Houston Texans at Estadio Azteca in...
Raiders Gab Feb 4, 2016
The Texans are expected to play a regular-season game against the Raiders in Mexico City next season, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports. It is an obvious choice to have Oakland play a home game against the Texans in the international series that’s being expanded beyond the United Kingdom, according to league officials familiar […]
Battle Red Blog Feb 4, 2016
Word is that the Houston Texans will play one of their road games in Mexico next year. Texans fans react to the news on Battle Red Blog. Since the 2015 regular season ended, we've known who the Houston Texans would be playing in 2016 and which games would be home versus which games would be on the road. One of the Texans' road games next season is against the Raiders, and Mark Berman is reporting that the teams may meet south of the border instead of in California. It appears the #Texans are going to play the Raiders next season in Mexico. — Mark Berman (@MarkBermanFox26) February 4,...
Raiders Gab Jan 31, 2016
Well, now that the Chargers have decided to move to LA for the 2017 season, a new option for the Raiders has now come up.. According to a recent report on Yardbarker.com, Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis just spent a visit with Sheldon Adelson, CEO of the Las Vegas Sands Corporation, which is the parent company […]
Silver And Black Pride Jan 28, 2016
As we come up on Super Bowl 50, the The Pro Football Hall of Fame Board of Selectors have put together the "Super Bowl 50 Golden Team". It's described as those players who had the best overall career performances in the Super Bowl. to take the field in the Super Bowl at every position over the first 49 Super Bowls. The Raiders have played in five Super Bowls in their history; winning three (XI, XV, XVIII) and losing two (II, XXXVII). They are represented by three career Raiders who were major factors in their three Super Bowl wins -- offensive tackle Art Shell, offensive guard Gene...
Silver And Black Pride Jan 28, 2016
The stories surrounding the use of synthetic marijuana are all over with people using it and having awful health reactions from it. However, NFL players continue to be caught using it. Despite the obvious evidence against even trying this synthetic marijuana, also known as K2 or spice, it still is becoming a growing problem for the NFL. The most recent story involving this new man made substance involved the New England Patriots OLB Chandler Jones who had a bad reaction to the drug that left him in the emergency room before the playoffs started. Jones had a reaction to it that forced him to...
The San Francisco 49ers have room for a team at Levi's Stadium. Could we see the Oakland Raiders move in, at least short-term? The Oakland Raiders stadium situation remains fairly nebulous, but Levi's Stadium might not be entirely off the table. While the Raiders figure out their stadium plans, San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York seemed to leave the door open to sharing Levi's Stadium for some undetermined period of time. "It's up to @RAIDERS to decide what they want to do. We built the stadium in Santa Clara to hold two teams" @JedYork on OAK sharing Stadium — Chris Law (@ChrisLaw) January...
Silver And Black Pride Jan 23, 2016
With the Los Angeles option for 2016 shot down by owner votes on January 12, the Raiders were immediately forced to consider their options. And with the mere fact that it a year to get their ducks in a row to make that move, when it was taken off the table, the only logical place they would be playing in 2016 was Oakland. The Oakland Coliseum Board initially contacted Raiders president Marc Badain immediately following the team getting shut out of LA, but were told to hold off for the time being as the Raiders needed a bit of time to cool off. After ten days of licking their wounds, the...
Raiders Gab Jan 22, 2016
As the families and fans of the San Diego Chargers await word on the likely move to LA, a more intriguing story is developing involving the (current) Oakland Raiders.. Multiple sources are reporting that IF the Chargers join the Rams in Los Angeles, there is a possibility that the Raiders will make the move to […]
Raiders Gab Jan 11, 2016
On Tuesday and Wednesday, all 32 NFL owners will meet in Houston to determine the fate of three teams. As of right now, the San Diego Chargers, the Raiders and the St. Louis Rams have all filed for relocation, ready to move to southern California. Odds are, there will be at least one odd team […]