Tag: Derek Carr

June 5, 2017 Eric Robinson No comments exist

  Everyone loves to root for the underdog. Every season, you have your apparent favorites to walk away as division winners. Every now and then, a team rises from the ashes to surprise and win a division. This past season, we witnessed the Kansas City Chiefs walk away as division winners in the AFC West…

March 18, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

Over the last few seasons, the Oakland Raiders have built their team into a powerhouse. If Derek Carr didn’t break his leg, some believed they had an opportunity to reach the Super Bowl last season. Well, the team is looking to get even stronger in 2017, and have set their eyes on former Seattle Seahawk,…

January 3, 2017 Fago Franklin No comments exist

The Oakland Raiders have lost their starting QB Derek Carr and backup Matt McGloin to injuries in the last two weeks. Connor Cook will start against the Houston Texans on Saturday.  Last week against the Broncos, Cook went 14/21 for 150 yards, one touchdown, and an interception in a loss. “There are two ways of…

December 8, 2016 Nektarios Konstantelos No comments exist

  Photo credit via USA Today Sports The Oakland Raiders are riding high on top of the AFC West at 10-2 their offense is one of the best currently in the league. The last time that the Raiders have been this explosive was back in 2002. The Oakland Raiders have been on the look out…

December 7, 2016 Maliik Obee No comments exist

In what will arguably be the most hyped Thursday Night Football game of the season, the Oakland Raiders square off with the Kansas City Chiefs this week. The buildup is movie like for the showdown of the two archrivals, but there is much more at stake than bragging rights.   Despite the Raiders sitting atop…

November 24, 2016 Maliik Obee No comments exist

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. Yet somehow, Oakland continues to…

November 21, 2016 Maliik Obee No comments exist

As the NFL continues to take its show on the road internationally, the Oakland Raiders and Houston Texans square off in Mexico City on Monday Night Football. The tickets to the matchup sold out in minutes after becoming available July 25th. Now with both teams in great position to make playoff appearances, the game takes on a…