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A $33.5 Million Wake-up Call?
A $33.5 Million Wake-up Call?
Yes, DeSean Jackson should think about what just went down in Philly; plus your questions on the Browns, Raiders, Andy Dalton and more
By Greg A. Bedard
Business of Football
Oakland Will Spend Money, Just Not All at Once
Oakland Will Spend Money, Just Not All at Once
It's the last thing Raiders fans want to hear, but you must be patient
By Andrew Brandt
West Coast State of Mind
Don’t Ditch Dennis
Don’t Ditch Dennis
The Raiders are 8-22 in two years under Dennis Allen, but the players say he's not the problem. Will owner Mark Davis and GM Reggie McKenzie allow Allen to be the first Oakland coach to reach his third season since Jon Gruden?
By Jim Trotter
Deep Dive
A Football Feast
A Football Feast
Thanksgiving offers NFL fans the opportunity to sit on the couch and not move for 12 hours, with Packers-Lions, Raiders-Cowboys and Steelers-Ravens all on the docket. Who has the edge in each matchup? Here's a complete breakdown
By Andy Benoit
Film Room
Decisive Moments: Game-Winning TDs Shouldn’t Be This Easy
Decisive Moments: Game-Winning TDs Shouldn’t Be This Easy
By Greg A. Bedard
West Coast State of Mind
It’s Just a Start … But of What?
It's Just a Start ... But of What?
The Oakland Raiders will bench Terrelle Pryor in favor of undrafted rookie Matt McGloin for a second straight week on Sunday. Does it signal a new era, the beginning of a quarterback controversy, or that it’s time (yet again!) for the organization to go back to the drawing board?
By Jim Trotter
Inner Game
Week 11: The Decisive Moments
Week 11: The Decisive Moments
Breaking down the key plays in wins by the Steelers, Raiders, Saints and Bears
By Greg A. Bedard
The Throwback
Mean Joe vs. Double O
Mean Joe vs. Double O
In the 1974 AFC Championship Game, two all-time greats went nose to nose across the line of scrimmage. Steelers defensive tackle Joe Greene was at the peak of his power, Raiders center Jim Otto at the end of his career. Their showdown formed the centerpiece of the game that launched the Pittsburgh dynasty
Inner Game
Week 8: Decisive Moments
Week 8: Decisive Moments
Breaking down the crucial moments that helped turn the Raiders, Broncos, Patriots and Lions into winners on Sunday
By Greg A. Bedard
West Coast State of Mind
‘D’ Are Family
‘D’ Are Family
The Oakland Raiders’ defense was supposed to be so bad, one player even admitted ‘We suck.’ But when the real games began, a cohesiveness was formed that has the unit standing out for the good
By Jim Trotter