Reggie McKenzie and Dennis Allen discuss the selection of Khalil Mack
May08

Reggie McKenzie and Dennis Allen discuss the selection of Khalil Mack

Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie and Dennis Allen spoke with the media following the selection of linebacker Khalil Mack out of the University of Buffalo. You can read the transcript below: McKenzie Opening Statement: “Good evening, guys. We are very excited with our first pick. It was a guy that we had targeted for quite some time, and it was a guy that we are very excited to have.” Q: Reggie, how much did the picks above you...

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Silver & Black Report Mailbag: First Edition
May07

Silver & Black Report Mailbag: First Edition

Silver & Black Report sought out questions from Raider Nation on our forum site, RaiderFans.net, and these are the answers formed by our knowledge of the team. If you would like to submit a question for the next Silver & Black Report mailbag, just create a username at RaiderFans.net and keep a look out for the “MAILBAG” threads in the regular forum.   Swoosh23: My question would be for Reggie McKenzie or the...

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McClain’s way-too-early predictions and schedule analysis
May01

McClain’s way-too-early predictions and schedule analysis

Yes, you heard it right, I am going to be one of “those guys” that does a way-too-early prediction of where this team ends up now that the season’s schedule has been released. The Raiders face the toughest schedule on paper, facing opponents that won .578 of their games last season as a whole. Roger Goodell and the NFL didn’t exactly help the Raiders with the first quarter of their schedule, starting them out...

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Reports: Dennis Allen to remain Raiders head coach
Jan08

Reports: Dennis Allen to remain Raiders head coach

Weeks after telling Mercury News’ Tim Kawakami that he needs “patience” with Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie and head coach Dennis allen, Mark Davis has decided to retain Allen as the Raiders head coach. According to Steve Corkran of Contra Costa Times, Davis met with Allen on Tuesday and the meeting “went well” and Allen will be the coach for the 2014 season. #Raiders owner Mark Davis said...

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Dennis Allen remains Raiders head coach…for now
Dec30

Dennis Allen remains Raiders head coach…for now

With the season coming to an end and Black Monday arriving in full force with a variety of firings around the league, many fans speculated that head coach Dennis Allen may also be relieved of his duties. Allen held his season-ending press conference on Monday and stated he believes he will be back next season to coach the team once again. The team is coming off of Allen’s second-straight 4-12 season and ended the game on a...

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