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Oakland Raiders: Sleeper Team To Watch in 2014?

The offseason presents a ray of sunshine across the NFL landscape. Each team is presented with a clean slate and a golden opportunity to fill various holes through the draft and free agency. It’s no wonder that nearly every year about half of the teams that made the trip to the postseason the previous year fall short of returning to the NFL’s tournament. The Atlanta Falcons and...
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Oakland Raiders QB Matt Schaub drops down in 1-32 starting QB rankings

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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Raiders QB Matt Schaub named one of NFL’s five biggest goats from past week

Despite the fact that the games didn’t mean anything in the standings, and will be long forgotten in a week or two, the second week of the preseason provided plenty of highlights and lowlights. There were reasons to be excited, causes for concern and everything in between. What players were at each extreme of the spectrum this week? To see the “Heroes and Goats” from preseason...
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Offense looks different under Derek Carr than with Matt Schaub

In the 27-26 win over the Detroit Lions on Friday, the Oakland Raiders got a closer look at what the future might hold for them with rookie quarterback Derek Carr under center. Carr was afforded one series with the first team starters, but left due to injury from a hard hit from the Lions’ Larry Webster. Carr stood up pointing to his ribs and Raider Nation immediately started to...
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Not So Breaking News: Oakland Raiders QB Matt Schaub Throws an Interception Not Returned for a TD

Last season fans of the Houston Texans would have considered this play a good thing. Yes, an interception would have been a good thing. As morbid as it sounds fans would have been glad it wasn't a pick-6.Thanks to David Carr's injury it looks like Matt Schaub is going to have plenty of opportunity to throw a few.via GfycatCarr has had a couple of pretty decent performances...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL’s 10 Most Improved Teams For 2014

With the 2014 NFL regular season now less than three weeks away, let’s take a comprehensive look at which teams have done the most to improve their fortunes throughout the offseason and into the preseason. Photo Credit: Tony Gonzales/ It’s worth noting that just because a team had a really positive offseason doesn’t mean they made this list. Naturally, teams that...
Via Gridiron Grit
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders QB Matt Schaub named one of five NFL players on the hot seat

Yes, most NFL teams have only played one preseason game. And yes, the start of regular season is still three weeks away. But that doesn’t mean players and coaches around the league aren’t already on the hot seat; the NFL is s results-oriented organization, where performing at a high level is required at all times. If someone isn’t up to the task, and a better option is available...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders won’t decrease Matt Schaub’s reps despite rough preseason outing

Despite a rough preseason opener, Raiders head coach Dennis Allen says, Matt Schaub’s reps won’t be decreased. “It’s not really part of the plan right now,” Allen said. “We’ll evaluate everything as we move along, but the plan is to work Matt Schaub as the starting quarterback. I think he’s done a good job of doing that.” “I was not displeased with Matt Schaub’s...
Via Pro Football Zone
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders fans, Don’t Panic it’s preseason

Oakland Raiders did not look like a very good football team in their first preseason game, but THAT IS EXPECTED…… I don’t understand why people are all the sudden calling the Raiders a bum, Logan Thomas the next Peyton Manning and Rashad Jennings the next Emmitt Smith.  It is preseason for a reason, teams need […] The post Raiders fans, Don’t Panic it’s preseason appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: Matt Schaub Disappoints in Preseason Debut

If the Oakland Raiders are going to have any shot at being competitive in the AFC West this year, quarterback Matt Schaub is going to have to play a high level. Coach Dennis Allen has spent all offseason trying to convince the world Schaub can regain his old form, but if his first preseason game was any indication of what’s to come, Raider fans are in for another long season, Schaub...
Via Standing O Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss
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