Countdown to Paydirt: Oakland Raiders at San Diego Chargers
Dec19

Countdown to Paydirt: Oakland Raiders at San Diego Chargers

The Oakland Raiders only have four wins on the season but that includes a big one against the San Diego Chargers in week 5, when the Raiders won the late-night match-up 27-17 at O.Co Coliseum. But this week, the Raiders head down the Pacific Coast to take on the Chargers on their home field of Qualcomm Stadium. The Raiders jumped out to a quick start with Terrelle Pryor at quarterback during their week-five match-up, scoring...

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Andre Holmes stepping up for Raiders at wide receiver
Dec15

Andre Holmes stepping up for Raiders at wide receiver

Though the Raiders are currently riding a four-game losing streak, one positive to come out of the Raiders locker room is the emergence of wide receiver Andre Holmes. The 6-foot-4, 210-pound wide receiver has come in and taken advantage of his increased playing time after fellow wide receiver Denarius Moore went down with a shoulder injury before week 12. With Moore down, Holmes got his first-career start but hauled in just two...

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Countdown to Paydirt: Kansas City Chiefs at Oakland Raiders
Dec12

Countdown to Paydirt: Kansas City Chiefs at Oakland Raiders

  The Oakland Raiders (4-9) return home after playing on the road their last weeks to take on the division-rival Kansas City Chiefs (10-3). The contest marks the beginning of a three-game season finale where the Raiders will face all three divisional foes, with the Chargers on the road in week 16 and the Denver Broncos at home in week 17. The Raiders are coming off their 12-consecutive loss in the East Coast Timezone after...

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Countdown to Paydirt: Oakland Raiders at Dallas Cowboys
Nov26

Countdown to Paydirt: Oakland Raiders at Dallas Cowboys

The Raiders (4-7) head to Dallas to take on the Cowboys (6-5) in Jerry’s World, coming off a final minute loss to the Tennessee Titans last Sunday. Head coach Dennis Allen’s team hopes to turn things around quickly as they face the Cowboys on a short week on Thanksgiving Day. The matchup will be Oakland’s seventh time playing on Thanksgiving, currently holding a 3-3 record after falling 24-7 to the Cowboys in their...

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Nick Foles, Eagles rip through Raiders in 49-20 rout
Nov03

Nick Foles, Eagles rip through Raiders in 49-20 rout

A week after Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor rushed into the record books with his electrifying 93-yard touchdown run, history was made once again at O.Co Coliseum, but this time at the expense of the Raiders defense. The Raiders defense just couldn’t find a way to contain quarterback Nick Foles and Chip Kelly’s fast-paced offense. Foles threw his way into the history books by tying Peyton Manning’s NFL record...

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