Tom Cable: Staying or Going?

What to do, what to do? The Oakland Raiders are in a quite the predicament now. The sure to be gone interim head coach, who appeared on his way out as the season wound down, just put together a two-game winning streak to end the campaign and put some uncertainty on what will happen on the sideline now that the year is over. Does owner Al Davis retain Cable and give him an extension to continue his work with this club? Or, is he...

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Game Grades: Oakland Raiders 31 – Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24

QUARTERBACK — B-  JaMarcus Russell followed last week’s solid performance with more steps forward toward his development. He showed great accuracy along with his arm strength today. More importantly, he went through his progressions and didn’t lock in on his targets. Russell’s interception in the 4th quarter was careless, as he put too much air underneath that toss intended for his tight end. He stayed with the play and made the...

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Countdown to Paydirt: Oakland Raiders vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

On Sunday, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (9-6) will need a win against the Oakland Raiders (4-11) and a Dallas loss to advance into the playoffs. “When you’re 9-3 at one point and you’re a couple of wins away from the playoffs, and now we’re fighting just to get in … it’s tough looking at it,” commented running back Warrick Dunn. For Oakland, draft positioning is all that is at stake and looking...

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Raiders Stun Texans 27-16

DeMarcus Davis, Staff Writer/SBReport.net Sunday December 21, 2008 Oakland, CA – The last game in Oakland for the season and before Christmas, the Oakland Raiders desperately wanted a win and a win is what they would get and in BIG TIME fashion. Oakland won the toss and elected to receive first and kick returner Justin Miller brings the ball out to Oakland’s 36-yard line. Immediately, the Raiders came out of the gates, first...

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Houston Texans at Oakland Raiders: Injury Report

The Oakland Raiders placed wide receiver Ashley Lelie on injured reserve, ending his season and almost certainly his stint as a member of the Silver & Black. In 13 games this season, Lelie has only 11 receptions for 197 yards and 2 scores. The already thin and pedestrian receiving corps is expected to be without Ronald Curry this weekend because of a turf toe injury. His future is also in doubt, as there has been talk about the...

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