Inside The Oakland Raiders

26 Mar 19
High Velocity Sport

Mark Davis: Not the right time for us to do Hard Knocks https://ift.tt/2TXkgY7 Mark Davis: Not the right time for us to do Hard Knocks Posted by Josh Alper on March 26, 2019, 7:19 PM EDT AP With head coach Jon Gruden roaming […]

26 Mar 19
ProFootballTalk

With head coach Jon Gruden roaming the practice field ahead of the Raiders’ final season before moving to Las Vegas, there were plenty of people pointing to Oakland as a possible choice for Hard Knocks well before the start of the new league year. The additions of wide receiver Antonio Brown, linebacker Vontaze Burfict, left […]

26 Mar 19
Raiders Wire

As we inch closer to the NFL Draft, the list of options for the Raiders seemingly grows by the day, especially at pick No.4. It seems like every day there is a new possibility that hasn’t been discussed yet. That is somewhat uncommon for a team having a top-five selection. However, our goal today is […]

26 Mar 19
CougarBuzz

Being a referee in the National Football League is hard. The officials are under the scrutiny of every single person watching the football game – and often for days afterward.   These refs are only human, so they are bound to make a few mistakes –  but one bad call could ruin any referee’s reputation […]

26 Mar 19
Raiders Wire

The Oakland Raiders hold the key to the NFL Draft. With the No. 4 pick, the Raiders could go in several different directions with the pick. However, one scenario that we haven’t discussed enough is the possibility that the Raiders select defensive tackle Ed Oliver from Houston. Early on in the draft process, Oliver was […]

25 Mar 19

With the draft coming up in about a month, let’s look at how the first round should shake out. This draft will be in four parts. 1. Arizona Cardinals: Kyler Murray, QB, Oklahoma Although I don’t like this move, everything points to the Cardinals selecting the Heisman winner from Oklahoma. Kliff Kingsbury recently came out […]

25 Mar 19
Zone Coverage

Check out the previous versions: Mock 1.0 Mock 2.0 Mock 3.0 Mock 4.0 As we continue to creep closer and closer to the NFL Draft, it becomes ever more difficult to find the balance between real player-to-team links and old fashioned smoke screens, in hopes of scripting the most accurate mock draft possible. So this […]

25 Mar 19
Draft Log

MIA (via ARI) – Kyler Murray, QB Kyler Murray number one overall? And not to the Cardinals? History shows teams are willing to give up a ton to trade up for the QB they want. Murray has shown that he is an elite playmaker and competitor. Look at the second half of the Alabama game […]

25 Mar 19
High Velocity Sport

FMIA: Reality Not So Nice For Patriots As Rob Gronkowski, Best Tight End of His Era, Walks Away From Football https://ift.tt/2HSh1cU PHOENIX — The news of Rob Gronkowski’s retirement wafted over the annual NFL Meetings at the stately old Arizona Biltmore at mid-afternoon Sunday, and there was universal respect from the […]

25 Mar 19
Raiders Wire

The 2019 NFL Draft is approaching. There are so few certainties at this point, but everyone likes to venture their own guess as to what each team will do.  So, here is my educated guess, after analyzing each team’s needs, drafting habits, and schemes. 1.      Arizona Cardinals – Kyler Murray, QB, Oklahoma The Cardinals and […]

25 Mar 19
Raiders Wire

The Oakland Raiders have already undergone a massive overhaul at wide receiver this offseason. The team traded for Antonio Brown, signed Tyrell Williams and released veteran Jordy Nelson. However, don’t be surprised if the Raiders aren’t done adding to their receiver corps. With four picks inside the top 35 of the draft, the Raiders could […]

25 Mar 19
Parlay Game

Time is counted Rob GronkowskiThe career of the Patriots of New England star, who announced his retirement Sunday afternoon, never entered the league. A back surgery cost him his first year in Arizona and led the 21-year-old to declare for the 2010 draft, when he was forced to advance to the second round. Bill Belichick […]

25 Mar 19
High Velocity Sport

Barnwell: The unique greatness of Gronk, and where the Pats go next https://ift.tt/2CCqj9Q The clock has been ticking on Rob Gronkowski‘s career before the New England Patriots star, who announced his retirement on Sunday afternoon, ever entered the league. Back surgery cost him his junior year at Arizona and led the 21-year-old to declare for […]

25 Mar 19
High Velocity Sport

Barnwell: The unique greatness of Gronk, and where the Pats go next https://ift.tt/2CCqj9Q The clock has been ticking on Rob Gronkowski‘s career before the New England Patriots star, who announced his retirement on Sunday afternoon, ever entered the league. Back surgery cost him his junior year at Arizona and led the 21-year-old to declare for […]

25 Mar 19
ProFootballTalk

Rob Gronkowski’s retirement was the talk of the annual NFL Meetings in Phoenix on Sunday. Writing from the Arizona Biltmore lobby, Peter King begins his Football Morning in America column with a look back on Gronk’s career and how the Patriots are impacted by his retirement. Plus:

• The pass-interference replay solutions under discussion in Arizona, and the likelihood of any of them passing

• A Nobel Prize winner explains why the Raiders were the big winners in the Khalil Mack trade with the Bears.

• More thoughts, notes and opinions on the Colin Kaepernick settlement; Robert Kraft’s apology; fair play in overtime; the past decade for Chris Spielman; the quiet retirement of Malcolm Mitchell

• Plus 10 things, factoids, beernerdness, three interesting pro days and my long-awaited season picks for baseball.

24 Mar 19
Micah's Take

  Pick # Team Player Position College 1 Arizona Cardinals Kyler Murray QB Oklahoma Steve Keim, the general manager of the Cardinals has a big choice this year that will affect the fate of Arizona Football for the next 20 years. Right now, he has Josh Rosen as starting quarterback. Last year during the draft, […]