The Insider: Oakland Raiders


Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 11/28/2013

Thanksgiving Day games open thread

There are three NFL games today, and here’s where you can shoot the breeze while you watch.

By Keith McMillan  |  12:30 PM ET, 11/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baltimore Ravens, Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Steelers, Week 13

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 10/10/2013

Fantasy watch: Stop-gap pickup for Julio Jones owners

Julio Jones owners ought to consider adding Santana Moss in a favorable fantasy matchup.

By Gene Wang  |  10:01 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, fantasy football, Oakland Raiders, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Santana Moss

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 10/08/2013

NFL to play three games in London next season

League continues its attempt to bolster its international appeal with Jaguars, Falcons, Raiders to play home games at Wembley Stadium in 2014.

By Mark Maske  |  03:10 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL in London, Oakland Raiders, owners meetings

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 09/27/2013

Redskins scheduled to travel Friday to Bay Area

For Shanahan-coached teams, a three-hour time change means traveling a day earlier than usual so players have a chance to acclimate.

By Mark Maske  |  09:01 AM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Oakland Raiders, Redskins vs. Raiders, Redskins-Raiders, Week 4

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 09/26/2013

Raiders still see Robert Griffin III as dual-threat quarterback

After studying his game film from his last three outings, the Oakland Raiders believe that Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III remains a threat both with his arms and legs.

By Mike Jones  |  09:32 AM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Oakland Raiders, Redskins vs. Raiders, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Redskins defenders see Raiders as a challenge for run defense

Although encouraged by the improvement, the Redskins believe that the true measuring stick for growth will come this week when the team faces the Oakland Raiders, who rank third in the NFL, averaging 148.7 rushing yards a game.

By Mike Jones  |  03:32 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Oakland Raiders, Redskins vs. Raiders, run defense

Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Redskins say they’re preparing to face Terrelle Pryor in Oakland

The Raiders’ starting quarterback suffered a concussion, and backup Matt Flynn could take over, but the Redskins don’t seem to mind.

By Mark Maske  |  02:26 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Kedric Golston, Oakland Raiders, Redskins vs. Raiders, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 06/27/2013

The Other 31: Raiders set to give Matt Flynn a chance as a starter

Former Green Bay and Seattle backup is in line to try to prove he can be a starting quarterback in the NFL.

By Mark Maske  |  07:01 AM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AFC West, Oakland Raiders, The Other 31

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 03/20/2013

NFL bids less-than-fond farewell to 'tuck rule'

Infamous play in Patriots-Raiders playoff game would now be considered a fumble.

By Mark Maske  |  12:33 PM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New England Patriots, NFL, NFL rule change, Oakland Raiders, tuck rule