A look at potential draft picks: Sharrif Floyd
Apr17

A look at potential draft picks: Sharrif Floyd

With the draft just eight days away, it’s time to start looking at some of the Raiders’ potential draft picks. For this series of pieces, lets just make the assumption that the Raiders are unable to find a trade partner to trade down with. Don’t be surprised to hear commissioner Roger Goodell utter the words: “With the third-overall pick of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Raiders select defensive tackle out of the...

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Raiders add three to defensive roster through free agency
Mar13

Raiders add three to defensive roster through free agency

The Raiders have made their first splash in the free agency period, as the Raiders announced they have signed former Browns linebacker Kaluka Maiava to a three-year, $6 million deal according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter during the second day of free agency. Maiava spent his first four years in the league with the Cleveland Browns, playing in 50 games and accumulating 133 tackles, 4.5 sacks and five forced fumbles. The 26-year-old...

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Reports: Oakland Raiders defensive tackle arrested
Feb24

Reports: Oakland Raiders defensive tackle arrested

ProFootballTalk.com has issued a report that Raiders defensive tackle Desmond Bryant was arrested Sunday morning on charges of “criminal mischief”. While details have not been released on the defensive tackle’s arrest, it is poor timing on Bryant’s to be arrested. Bryant is set to be a free agent when the new league year begins in March. Bryant represents part of the Raiders defensive line that may be leaving...

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Raiders comeback falls short as Martin rushes for career-high
Nov04

Raiders comeback falls short as Martin rushes for career-high

Oakland attempted another late-game comeback but fell short as the Buccaneers were able to hold off the Raiders to secure a 42-32 victory at O.Co Coliseum. After earning comeback victories against the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Pittsburgh Steelers, Carson Palmer and the Raiders offense was unable to produce the same results against Tampa Bay’s defense. Down 28-10 at the end of the third quarter, Palmer was able to find his...

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Tough Buccaneers offense heads into Oakland
Nov02

Tough Buccaneers offense heads into Oakland

The Oakland Raiders will be looking to earn their third-straight victory as they host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at O.Co Coliseum. Like their previous two opponents, Tampa Bay is coming off a week with extra rest and time to prepare for the Raiders. Oakland’s two previous opponents were coming off of bye weeks, yet the Buccaneers are coming off of a week in which they played a Thursday night game against the Vikings. The...

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