Oakland Raiders

Oakland Raiders: The end of talking about the end
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Ray Ratto
December 10, 2019 - 10:19 am
Well, we're finally here, at the end. We've talked about it over and over and over again, for literally more than half the decade, and now it has finally arrived to the usual lack of fanfare. It is The Final Raiders Game In Oakland. No. 370 in a series of 370. Collect them all, and then ship them...
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The Raiders — A Rhapsody of Gray
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Ray Ratto
December 02, 2019 - 8:27 am
We are finally seeing the ending of the Oakland Raiders, as just as we have come to know them after lo these many years — overmatched and overpowered. Losing by four and a half scores to the Kansas City Chiefs isn't what they do all the time this year, but it is what they do with disturbing...
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Ray Ratto
November 08, 2019 - 12:42 pm
No team in the National Football League entered the 2019 season with less reason to feel optimism than the Oakland Raiders — not even the Miami Dolphins, Cincinnati Bengals or Washington Hot Mess Irregulars. The Raiders penciled/projected out as a four-win team, and then they went out and vomited...
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Ray Ratto
October 28, 2019 - 11:26 am
It is not part of the master plan for the Bay Area's amalgamated teams to move aside and allow the San Francisco 49ers their 20 weeks of fame. It just seems to be working out that way — and for that matter, only because small sample sizes and short attention spans tend to work in concert. The 49ers...
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Karl Buscheck
September 20, 2019 - 1:38 pm
The New England Patriots have released Antonio Brown, as the wide receiver forshadowed on his Twitter account on Friday afternoon. Thank you for the opportunity @Patriots #GoWinIt — AB (@AB84) September 20, 2019 Brown's Patriot tenure last less than two weeks. Statement from a #Patriots...
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September 15, 2019 - 4:49 pm
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Whitley Sandretto
September 10, 2019 - 6:13 pm
Antonio Brown is being sued by his former trainer who claims that the he sexually assaulted and raped her on three seperate occasions, per a federal lawsuit, as reported by Ben Shpigel of The New York Times. The woman is Britney Taylor who was hired by Brown as a personal trainer. Taylor claims the...
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Karl Buscheck
September 09, 2019 - 9:41 am
After Antonio Brown forced his way out of Oakland and landed in New England, Jerry Rice, who once vouched for the 49ers to snap up the mercurial wide receiver, addressed the remarkable storyline on “Joe, Lo & Dibs.” “We all got played, man,” Rice said. “We did." Back in January, Rice spoke at...
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Karl Buscheck
September 07, 2019 - 10:09 am
Two day's before the team's Monday night opener, Antonio Brown's Raiders' run is officially over. And his Patriot run is set to begin. The wide reciever asked for and was granted his release after the team voided his contract by fining him $215K for conduct detrimental to the team, per ESPN's Adam...
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Karl Buscheck
September 06, 2019 - 12:26 pm
Antonio Brown stepped to the podium, but didn’t take questions, on Friday after head coach Jon Gruden announced that he would be playing on Monday night. “I’m excited to be out here today,” a clearly subdued Brown told reporters at the club’s Alameda headquarters. Brown had lived through a...
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