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About theoaklandraiders

Oakland Raiders fan since mid 2009, when I noticed the Raiders on TV during a visit to my wife's family in Ohio. By the end of the game versus the Bengals I had become a fanatical fan and haven't missed a game since...

2016 Raiders Week 7: Win

Along with his 27-yard run on a bad snap, Raider Punter Marquette King #7 pinned the Jaguars inside their own 20 on four of his five punts. He also didn’t have a touchback, averaging 54.6 yards per punt with a long of 60 yards.

2016 Raiders Week 6: Loss

Oakland Raiders got beat soundly in a 26-10 home loss to the rival Kansas City Chiefs, and head coach Jack Del Rio said: “We got outplayed and outcoached”

2016 Raiders Week 5: Win


“Whatever the numbers, the mistakes, the breaks, the only thing that matters is to win, which on a warm autumn Sunday is exactly what the Raiders did, beating the Chargers, 34-31, and with a 4-1 record moving into a tie for first in the AFC West.”

The Raider Punter: Marquette King #7

“Since the start of the 2014 season, punter Marquette King #7 has placed 71 punts inside the 20 with just seven touchbacks.”

2016 Raiders Week 4: Win

“In his last 176 pass attempts, the Raiders quarterback Derek Carr #4 has thrown a single interception — on a tipped ball.”

Week 2 Raiders Run Defense Analysis by GipsySafety

Ouverture After the exciting offseason that had the team acquiring 4 big name free agents and having another seemingly good draft, the fanbase was ready for a major step forward from the previous y…

Source: Week 2 Raiders Run Defense Analysis by GipsySafety

The Raider Quarterback

My QB starters history: Russell, Frye, Losman, Gradkowski, Campbell, Boller, Pyror, Palmer, McGloin, and finally Carr.