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Raiders Watch Party in Las Vegas, August 12, 2017

The first ever Raiders Watch Party was held in Las Vegas on Saturday August 12, 2017. Thousands of fans watched the Raiders take on the Cardinals on the big screens at the Thomas and Mack Center at UNLV. Former players, the Raiderettes and UNLV cheerleaders all entertained the crowd as well.

Marshawn Lynch chooses not to talk about sitting during the national anthem

The Raiders resumed training camp on Tuesday and after practice Marshawn Lynch elected not to talk to reporters about his decision to sit during the national anthem of Saturday’s preseason game. After the game on Saturday, Lynch had already left the locker room before reporters were able to ask questions. It is the opposite approach…

Is Derek Carr dropping a music video?

The Raiders star quarterback released a teaser for what appears to be a music video. Can't wait for you to see what's next: https://t.co/iovL02IiN1 pic.twitter.com/z7pshxVoo3 — Derek Carr (@derekcarrqb) August 15, 2017 There’s even a website under the name Derek Carr Music. But it doesn’t provide much more information. However, it appears that the NFL’s…

Jack Del Rio changed his opinion on standing for the anthem

On Saturday night Marshawn Lynch took a seat during the national anthem. That action has caused an incredible stir in the NFL over the past year, as Colin Kaepernick still searches for a job. But while other teams are foolishly afraid of Kaepernick’s potential distraction, Jack Del Rio says Lynch’s decision to not stand for…

Raider's Lynch Sits Out National Anthem

Marshawn Lynch, the ex-Seattle running back who came out of retirement to sign with Oakland, sat during the national anthem before the Raiders’ preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals on Saturday night. Lynch rarely talks to the media but has voiced his support for quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s season-long decision to kneel during the anthem to…

What we learned from Raiders first preseason game

The Raiders opened the preseason with a loss to the Cardinals. While the 20-10 defeat isn’t of any value, there were still lessons learned from the night in Arizona. Not risking Derek Carr Coming off a broken fibula, Derek Carr doesn’t think he has any effects from the injury. But the Raiders took no chances…

Raiders likely missing plenty of big names in preseason opener

The Raiders open the preseason schedule at Arizona tonight with a 7:00 pm kickoff. While it is the first chance to see 2017 team, those that won’t be playing are the most noteworthy. Earlier this week quarterback Derek Carr said he wasn’t sure if he was going to suit up for this game. Even if…

Karl Joseph should take a big step forward in 2017

Karl Joseph isn’t the new guy in the Raiders secondary anymore. The strong safety played in 12 games last season, starting nine of them. And now the game is becoming easier. “I think that’s been the biggest difference for me this year, just the mental part of the game,” Joseph said. “I feel like it’s…

Gareon Conley denies Raiders claim that he has shin splints

The Raiders first-round draft pick, Gareon Conley, has not practiced once during training camp. The reason given: he has shin splints. Well Conley is claiming it isn’t true. I don't have shin splints lol — Gareon Conley (@_gconley8) August 10, 2017 Conley missed the beginning of training camp due to being the last first-round draft…