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Raiders Give Las Vegas Stadium Authority a Proposed Lease Agreement

Raiders executives gave the Las Vegas Stadium Authority a proposed lease agreement Thursday and also told board members they are preparing for the upcoming NFL owners meetings in March in their latest pivot toward southern Nevada, Elliott Almond of Bayareanewsgroup reports. President Marc Badain and general counsel Dan Ventrelle highlighted the board’s first meeting since […]

Paging Richard Seymour???

Well, as I write this Richard Seymour has yet to report to his new employer the Oakland Raiders. When this odyssey began we all thought that the reason Richard Seymour had not reported to Oakland was because he was seeking a new contract. Never mind that the argument made no sense whatsoever. Richard Seymour was […]

Richard Seymour is a Raider

Having followed the Raiders since the second super bowl I naturally was very interested in the fact that the Raiders acquired Richard Seymour Sunday morning. Because of this event I happen to spend a few minutes yesterday checking out a few fan forum sites to see what the reaction might be to the Raiders latest […]

A Season of Hope

Well, we are less than two weeks away from the beginning of the regular season and as with all teams and their fans it is a time for hope. Each team has their keys to success and their question marks. The Oakland Raiders are no different. The most agonizing thing about the Oakland Raiders is […]

It’s Time

Leadership can come from many places in the game of football. Ownership takes the lead for the entire organization. The head coach gives the team direction Monday thru Saturday. He puts in the game plan and coaches his assistants. He deals with the media. But on Sunday afternoon the players can only look to themselves […]

Feelings About The Raiders OTA

This weekend the Raiders held their first post draft OTA. The draft tends to get everyone excited and the mini camp tends to bring us back down to earth. One of the most important events happened before the mini camp started and that was the signing of fullback Lorenzo Neal. What has impressed me about […]

Tom Cable: The Missing Piece Of The Puzzle?

When things disintegrated to the point where the Oakland Raiders needed to make a change at the position of Head Coach they looked to the great northwest for the solution to their problems. Tom Cable who at the age of 44 unlike his recent predecessors is not a young and up and coming coach that […]

Al Davis: The Alpha and Omega

Al Davis stands alone. In an era when fans and coaches are use to dealing with rich fat cats as the owners of their professional athletic teams Al Davis comes from a different place and time. This is why Al Davis is misunderstood. Al Davis is the ultimate maverick. This was proven once again in […]