Ex-Raider Rolando McClain on the move again… to face Raiders in camp?
Jul01

Ex-Raider Rolando McClain on the move again… to face Raiders in camp?

Ex-Raiders linebacker and former first-round pick Rolando McClain is on the move again, this time heading to the Dallas Cowboys via a trade on Tuesday according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Interrupt soccer for this: Dallas traded 6th-rd pick for LB Rolando McClain and Baltimore's 7th-rd pick, per source. McClain wants to play. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 1, 2014 McClain was drafted by the Raiders in 2010 with the...

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Ravens rout Raiders 55-20
Nov11

Ravens rout Raiders 55-20

The Raiders were once again embarrassed as they were blown out in Baltimore 55-20 by the Ravens on Sunday. With Darren McFadden and Mike Goodson out with high-ankle sprains, the Raiders were unable to get the running game which caused the offense to become one-dimensional. Palmer finished 29-46 for 368 yards, two touchdowns and one interception as fullback Marcel Reece was the Raiders leading rusher with 48 yards on 13 carries. Just a...

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Raiders head to Baltimore to take on Flacco, Ravens
Nov10

Raiders head to Baltimore to take on Flacco, Ravens

Oakland heads to Baltimore to take on the tough task of beating a 6-2 Ravens team on Sunday. After giving up 42 points, 515 total yards and 278 rushing yards to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Raiders defense faces another tough offense that features a dynamic running back with Ray Rice. Rice, whose style is similar to Doug Martin’s, is averaging 4.7 yards per carry and has rushed for 622 yards and six touchdowns. There’s no...

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Friday Notes: Raiders told no about Johnson, Griffith’s role & more

The Oakland Raiders were denied permission by the New Orleans Saints to talk to defensive line coach Bill Johnson for an opening on Dennis Allen’s staff. Johnson has more than 30-years of football experience and just recently, he’s helped the Saints defense improved from 25th in the NFL to 4th in yardage and from 20th to 7th in scoring defense in 2010. In his two seasons with the Denver Broncos, Johnson was crucial in developing...

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Countdown to Paydirt: Conference Championship Weekend

If you’re a fan of the NFL, this is a bittersweet weekend because you are getting a full day worth of football, but very agonizing if you expected your team to be in this spot and you begin to realize that the season is winding down. The New England Patriots, Baltimore Ravens, New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers are in the final-four. Winners go to the Super Bowl. The losers lament a season that just fell short of being on the...

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