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Can the 4-6 Raiders still make the playoffs?

The Raiders are 4-6 this season, but they are not out of the playoff hunt just yet. First in the wild card, the Raiders are just one game out of the sixth and final playoff spot. The Titans at 6-4 hold one wild card spot, while the 5-5 Ravens are sitting in the second spot.…

The Raiders fired the wrong coordinator

The disappointing Raiders have fired defensive coordinator Ken Norton. The move comes two days after the Raiders were dismantled by the Patriots 33-8. The Raiders are the only team in the NFL without an interception and allow the third highest yards per attempt and the highest completion percentage in the league. The defense has not…

The Raiders failed to use Amari Cooper in the slot

The Patriots held the Raiders to just eight points on Sunday, suffocating the highest paid offense in the NFL. Despite the drops and the defense’s inability to get a stop, the Raiders coaching staff did not exploit a New England weakness. Entering the game the Patriots had allowed the most yards in the NFL to…

Patriots embarrass Raiders in 30-8 loss

The Raiders never had a chance. Well they had one early chance. A Rex Burkhead fumble on the Patriots opening drive was up for grabs, but the Patriots recovered then finished off a 15-play drive with the first Tom Brady touchdown. Brady completed 30 of 37 passes for 339 yards forthree touchdowns, as he had…

Can the Raiders slow down the Patriots offense?

The Patriots present a challenge for every team, but for the beat up Raiders, the task of covering Rob Gronkowski and company could be impossible. The good news is the Raiders have gotten slightly healthier with the return of Obi Melifonwu from injured reserve. Melifonwu was drafted in the second round and viewed as a…

Report: Raiders practice facility could be heading to Henderson

Come 2020 the Raiders could be spending most of their time in Henderson, not Las Vegas, as the Review Journal reported the team is looking into building its practice facility in Henderson. The Raiders are eyeing a 55-acre plot of land near the Henderson executive airport. Not confirmed. This is only 55-acre plot of land…

Gareon Conley's season is over

The Raiders 2017 first round draft pick Gareon Conley will not play for the Raiders again this season. Source: the Raiders have placed first round pick CB Gareon Conley on IR. His season is over. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) November 13, 2017 Conley was picked 24th overall out of Ohio State. He missed the entire…

Raiders to break ground on Las Vegas Stadium today

The Raiders will break ground on their Las Vegas Stadium today in a private ceremony scheduled for 5:00 pm. There has been a replica tarp of the Raiders field laid out at the stadium site. Groundbreaking this afternoon with @VegasStadium Authority, @RAIDERS and County Commissioners. The “field” is already in place. #RaiderNation #Vegas pic.twitter.com/KMQlYFcVMU — Clark…