10:07 AM EDT, Sat May 26, 2018
Just Blog Baby 13 hours ago

Oakland Raiders 2018 depth chart review: Defensive line

Aside from Khalil Mack, in recent years the Raiders have lacked a consistent push from the big guys up front. Hopefully there is a different narrative in 2018. Perennial All-Pro Khalil Mack is a force, but remove him from the team and who do the Raiders really have on the defensive line? Mario Edwards Jr. […] Oakland Raiders 2018 depth chart review: Defensive line - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Silver And Black Pride 18 hours ago
Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie says son Kahlil ‘getting indoctrinated in Kansas City’

Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie says son Kahlil ‘getting indoctrinated in Kansas City’

Can you imagine how Reggie McKenzie must have felt when hearing the Kansas City Chiefs had drafted his son Kahlil McKenze? It’s not very often that a father is a General Manager for a team the same year that their own son is in the draft. It was an incredibly proud father and son moment no doubt, but to have arguably the biggest rival pick them had to be bittersweet at the very least. Right away there was some friendly banter about the situation when McKenzie was asked about the Chiefs drafting his son. Of course it was retired Raiders great Charles Woodson who provided the fodder when he...
Silver And Black Pride 18 hours ago
Obi Melifonwu ‘feels pressure’ to get back on field, Raiders targeting training camp

Obi Melifonwu ‘feels pressure’ to get back on field, Raiders targeting training camp

There is nothing like the pressure felt in the NFL. And Jon Gruden is a master at dialing up pressure to get the most from his players. We have our first big moment of that from Gruden where he narrowed in on a player and really made it clear that he is disappointed so far. The unlucky player to be the focus of Gruden’s attention was Raiders 2nd round pick from the 2017 draft, safety Obi Melifonwu. who hasn’t been able to participate fully in OTA practices. “He doesn’t look close to me at all,” Jon Gruden said of Melifonwu. He went on to say “Haven’t seen much of Obi. Except...
Just Blog Baby 19 hours ago

NFL.com ranks the Raiders defensive line outside of the top-8

The Oakland Raiders have more talent along the defensive line than they have had in years, but they’re still not good enough for NFL.com. In 2018,  the Oakland Raiders will have a new look up front on defense, as linebacker Bruce Irvin is moving to defensive end full-time. In addition, two draft picks are certain […] NFL.com ranks the Raiders defensive line outside of the top-8 - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
ClutchPoints 19 hours ago
Raiders HC Jon Gruden views Derrick Johnson as ‘big-time addition’ for Oakland

Raiders HC Jon Gruden views Derrick Johnson as ‘big-time addition’ for Oakland

The Oakland Raiders added more fuel to their already fiery rivalry with the Kansas City Chiefs after they signed Chiefs great Derrick Johnson this offseason. Raiders coach Jon Gruden believes Johnson’s addition will be a huge game-changer for the team’s defense. “We feel like we have solidified the middle of our defense big time,” Gruden […] The post Raiders HC Jon Gruden views Derrick Johnson as ‘big-time addition’ for Oakland appeared first on ClutchPoints.