The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.
For one, he appreciates the element of surprise. For another, he has confidence in his teammates to make plays just as well.
Fans of the Oakland Raiders know the phrase “quarterback competition” almost more than any other in the English language. That is no different for the 2013 season, but Matt Flynn hopes that the competition ends his well-traveled career and ends with him.
Charles Woodson will receive quite a greeting from Oakland Raiders fans when he makes a free agent visit to the team’s facilities on Tuesday.
Bryant was arrested in Miami on Sunday on a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.
The Detroit Lions lose to the Oakland Raiders 31-20 on Saturday night during preseason play in Oakland.
Oakland Raiders backup quarterback Matt Leinart is OK to play after injuring the index finger on his non-throwing hand but still might be held out of Saturday’s game against the Detroit Lions.
The Oakland Raiders may have a reputation for being mean bad guys, so it may come as a surprise that one of their offensive lineman is making a difference here in Southeastern Michigan.
I believe my brother! If this guy can survive “The Black Hole” then seriously how scary can it be?
Lions and Raiders tied for most personal fouls committed this year with 27 apiece.