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NFL, Raiders Both Botched Finale at Oakland Alameda Coliseum

The NFL and the Raiders both botched the final football game at Oakland's Alameda County Coliseum as the team prepares to pack up for Las Vegas in 2020. A bad call contributed to a crushing late-game collapse by the Raiders that left the jilted Black Ho...
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Raiders Rebound in Year 2 Under Gruden to Become Contenders

ALAMEDA — Not much went right for the Raiders in the first season of coach Jon Gruden's return to Oakland with stars getting traded, losses mounting, and questions raised about whether Gruden still had it after nine seasons in the broadcast booth. "You have...
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Gruden’s Rabble-Rousers Are Diminishing in Numbers

Jon Gruden tried retrofitting the Raiders into their renegade, rabble-rousing best for one final season in Oakland. Harkening to the time when Jack “The Assassin” Tatum patrolled the defense with a menacing st...
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Raiders Prepare for Opener vs. Broncos Without Brown

OAKLAND — The Oakland Raiders once again head into a season opener having just cut ties with their most talented player. "Well, I got to meet this guy. I got to meet Antonio.I never got to meet Khalil, so at least I got to meet a great player." — coach Jon ...
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Addition of Antonio Brown ‘Changed Everything’ for Raiders

ALAMEDA — Rookie general manager Mike Mayock and coach Jon Gruden had meticulously put together a plan to rebuild the Oakland Raiders with three first-round draft picks and a couple of smart free agent signings when they suddenly got sent in a different direct...