5:34 PM EDT, Tue September 18, 2018
ClutchPoints 1 hour ago
Jon Gruden says Raiders tackle Kolton Miller will be ‘big-time player’

Jon Gruden says Raiders tackle Kolton Miller will be ‘big-time player’

Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden thinks that left tackle Kolton Miller can be a star. Miller was selected No. 15 overall in the 2018 NFL Draft to replace left tackle Donald Penn, one of the game’s best. At 6-foot-9, Miller is a towering force on the offensive line. Many pundits were skeptical about Penn […] The post Jon Gruden says Raiders tackle Kolton Miller will be ‘big-time player’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Silver And Black Pride 2 hours ago
State of the AFC West after Week 2: Patrick Mahomes NFL record 10 TD’s in 2 weeks has Chiefs the team to beat

State of the AFC West after Week 2: Patrick Mahomes NFL record 10 TD’s in 2 weeks has Chiefs the team to beat

After two weeks into the NFL season the Raiders are the lone winless team while the Chiefs look like the team to beat in the AFC West. The Broncos and Chiefs are both tied at the top of the division with 2-0 records after the Chiefs beat the Steelers this week and the Broncos barely beat the Raiders. The Chargers bounced back from their loss last week to the Chiefs with a win against the Buffalo Bills. Standings Kansas City Chiefs 2-0 (1-0 DIV) Denver Broncos 2-0 (1-0 DIV) San Diego Chargers 1-1 (0-1 DIV) Oakland Raiders 0-2 (0-1 DIV) How we got here: Kansas City Chiefs beat Pittsburgh...
Silver And Black Pride 2 hours ago
Raiders Week 3 Power Rankings Round-Up: Oakland drops in rankings again after heartbreaking loss to Broncos

Raiders Week 3 Power Rankings Round-Up: Oakland drops in rankings again after heartbreaking loss to Broncos

An 0-2 start never is treated well in the NFL power rankings put out by media outlets across the internet. Considering where the team had already started out in these power rankings, it’s no surprise then that the Raiders continue to be ranked low as the season reaches Week 3. NFL.com 28th The Raiders did almost everything right in Denver for four quarters -- except win the game. They fell apart. Gruden’s grinders were up 19-17 late in the fourth quarter against an offense that was parked in neutral all day. The defense had tired out, clearly. However, Oakland owned a perfect...
Silver And Black Pride 4 hours ago
Raiders 2018 opponents had very good weekend, showing SoS may not be so weak after all

Raiders 2018 opponents had very good weekend, showing SoS may not be so weak after all

Every year we get caught up in the strength of schedule and what it means for a team’s chances the following season. And sure, there are some teams that will be just as good as they were the season before and some that will be just as bad. But there is also a considerable amount of parity in the NFL from season to season that can throw the SOS off by quite a bit. Take the Raiders’ strength of schedule this season. Supposedly they had the third easiest schedule this season. But if you watched the NFL slate this weekend, you wouldn’t really see that. If you think of it as 16 opponents...
Just Blog Baby 7 hours ago

Oakland Raiders Rookie Report: Youth is a Bright Spot

In a tough division matchup the Oakland Raiders left with a heartbreaking 20-19 defeat to the Denver Broncos in the Mile High City. Amidst the loss were some bright spots from the Silver and Black’s young players. The Oakland Raiders and the Jon Gruden era is off to an 0-2 start, but the team can […] Oakland Raiders Rookie Report: Youth is a Bright Spot - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.