10:56 AM EDT, Wed October 18, 2017
50 mins ago
Opinion: Why the NFL’s “shut up and play” rule on kneeling is wrong

Opinion: Why the NFL’s “shut up and play” rule on kneeling is wrong

Players who take a knee are not protesting the flag, nor dishonoring our country. They are patriots pointing out that when police kill unarmed black people all Americans should be concerned.
2 hours ago
Beleaguered Raiders’ O-coordinator Todd Downing ignores the critics

Beleaguered Raiders’ O-coordinator Todd Downing ignores the critics

The Raiders' offense, considered state of the art and one of the NFL's best after two games, has seen a dramatic dropoff in the last four games under first-year play-caller Todd Downing.
17 hours ago
Raiders face another receiving-savvy running back in Kareem Hunt

Raiders face another receiving-savvy running back in Kareem Hunt

The Raiders prep for a dual-threat running back on Thursday night and Obi Melifonwu returned to practice.
23 hours ago
The Daily Dieter Podcast: Raiders in a state of delusion

The Daily Dieter Podcast: Raiders in a state of delusion

Dieter Kurtenbach talks about how he feels this Raiders franchise is running off the tracks after comparing them to the Warriors, the NBA's gold standard.
Oct 17, 2017
New Raiders teammates excited to have NaVorro Bowman aboard

New Raiders teammates excited to have NaVorro Bowman aboard

The arrival of linebacker NaVorro Bowman brought some excitement to a Raiders locker room in need of a jolt after four straight losses.
Oct 16, 2017
Everything NaVorro Bowman said in his first Raiders press conference

Everything NaVorro Bowman said in his first Raiders press conference

See what Navorro Bowman had to say on his first day with the Raiders.
Oct 16, 2017
Crossbay crossovers — 49ers to Raiders

Crossbay crossovers — 49ers to Raiders

Linebacker NaVorro Bowman is the latest player of the San Francisco 49ers who switched sides later in his career and became a Raider.
Oct 16, 2017
Kurtenbach: Signing NaVorro Bowman shows just how deep the Raiders’ problems are

Kurtenbach: Signing NaVorro Bowman shows just how deep the Raiders’ problems are

The Raiders signing a 49ers castoff is a bizarre and desperate twist to an already disappointing season.
Oct 16, 2017
Chiefs QB and nemesis Alex Smith takes aim at Raiders defense

Chiefs QB and nemesis Alex Smith takes aim at Raiders defense

Since joining the Kansas City Chiefs, Alex Smith has a 9-1 record against the Raiders, including the last five in succession.
Oct 16, 2017
NaVorro Bowman will reportedly sign one-year deal with Raiders

NaVorro Bowman will reportedly sign one-year deal with Raiders

NaVorro Bowman will reportedly join the Raiders.
Oct 16, 2017
Commentary: NFL owners must play defense to protect free speech

Commentary: NFL owners must play defense to protect free speech

This op-ed writer urges National Football League owners to not give in to President Donald Trump's attempts to silence players and strike a blow for freedom of speech.
Oct 16, 2017
The Daily Dieter podcast: On a ‘scared, dink-and-dunk’ Derek Carr

The Daily Dieter podcast: On a ‘scared, dink-and-dunk’ Derek Carr

Dieter Kurtenbach doesn’t sugarcoat what ails the Raiders after Sunday’s latest debacle that brings Oakland to 2-4: “Derek Carr is regressing,” he says. Dieter also has thoughts on the 49ers, the Warriors, the Sharks — and even Cal football. As usual, he isn’t afraid to share them.
Oct 16, 2017
Raiders problems stem from a crisis of confidence

Raiders problems stem from a crisis of confidence

Two games into the season, the Raiders were rolling. Then came a knockout blow in Washington, and the franchise hasn't been the same since.
Oct 16, 2017
Raiders grades: Oakland continues free-fall after last-second loss to Chargers

Raiders grades: Oakland continues free-fall after last-second loss to Chargers

Check out how we graded the Raiders after their fourth loss in a row.
Oct 15, 2017
Raiders podcast: Last-place Oakland reeling with Chiefs looming

Raiders podcast: Last-place Oakland reeling with Chiefs looming

Our experts break down the Raiders' 17-16 loss to San Diego on Sunday — the team's fourth straight defeat.