Posts Tagged ‘New Orleans Saints’

Gutsy Call by Del Rio Pays Off; Raiders Top Saints 35-34 on Two-Point Play

For Oakland coach Jack Del Rio, calling for a do-or-die, 2-point conversion was less a gamble than a philosophical declaration. Del Rio had no interest in a conservative point-after kick, and let his offense know it well before the decision had to be made. So when Derek Carr hit Seth Roberts for a 10-yard touchdown […]

Oakland Raiders Re-Sign Safety Matt Giordano

The Oakland Raiders announced the re-signing of safety Matt Giordano on Monday evening. The 5-11, 210-pound California alum racked up a career-high in starts (nine), tackles (70), passes defensed (five), interceptions (five), sacks (1.0) and forced fumbles (one) last season. A former fourth-round selection by theIndianapolis Colts in the 2005 NFL Draft, Giordano registered 80 tackles in 55 appearances (six […]