March Madness: 5 Virginia defeats 12 UNC-Wilmington

The round of 64 in the 2017 NCAA Tournament continues to kick off unceremoniously, as No.5 Virginia defeated No.12 UNC-Wilmington 76-71 in Orlando. Despite a tough fight put up by the Seahawks, Virginia maintained control throughout. Despite being out-rebounded (39-26) and losing the assist battle (15-9), the Cavaliers shot the ball

Oakland Raiders: 7-Round NFL Mock Draft

  The Oakland Raiders are one of the NFL's most storied, yet controversial franchises. Sporting a fanbase like no other, many were excited to see the Raiders return to the playoffs for the first time since 2002. But an unexpected injury to quarterback Derek Carr caused the ship to sink before

Nikola Jokic: The Forgotten Big Man Of The Future

Good players on small-market NBA teams don't become household names, great players do. Denver Nuggets Power-Forward Nikola Jokic isn't great yet, but he may very well be on his way. There's a new era of big men being ushered in, skyscrapers in height that possess skill-sets of guards. Names like Kristaps

Raiders Lose OC Bill Musgrave: What Does It Mean

  News surfaced on Tuesday that Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave would not be renewing his expired contract. There's no destination or position elsewhere for Musgrave yet, but the Raiders are promoting quarterbacks coach Todd Downing. NFL Network's Ian Rapaport is responsible for initial report. Musgrave's final contract year saw Oakland ranking sixth in total

Raiders extend win streak in victory over Bills

Raiders Make History In their biggest comeback since 2000, the Oakland Raiders defeated the Buffalo Bills 38-24. A slow start, injuries and simply horrid defense couldn’t stop the Raiders, overcoming a 15-point deficit to climb to 10-2.   Bills Own First Half Buffalo seemed to have the Raiders number in the first half, with

Raiders Secondary: Building A No Fly Zone

It's no secret that the Oakland Raiders currently share the NFL spotlight with the Dallas Cowboys as 2016 teams to watch. Through an uncanny series of movie-like comebacks led by quarterback Derek Carr, the Raiders are 8-2. While the Oakland offense gets all the praise, the defense continues to sputter weekly.