Wilting for Williams: The Race to the First Overall Pick

Barring an upset the size of the Loma Prieta earthquake, the Oakland Raiders appear to have…

Just Won Baby: Raiders Won Their First Game

Winning in the NFL is difficult. Just ask the Oakland Raiders, who entered Thursday night’s game…

Protecting Brady: OL Midseason Review (Part 1)

The New England Patriots sit at 7-2 during their Bye Week, having won five in a…

Mohamed Sanu: The Emergence of a Star?

Even after getting dominated by the Patriots, midway through 2014 the Cincinnati Bengals sit atop the…

Surprise Arizona Cardinals … Are They Really 7-1?

The best record in the NFC through Week 9 belongs to… the Arizona Cardinals? No one…

Vince Wilfork: The Rock This Defense Is Built Upon

Vince Wilfork is the rock upon which the Patriots defense is built. His torn Achilles tendon…

Professor Belichick On…Al Davis

Bill Belichick, obsessed football nerd, is the son of a football scout and teacher. Never is…

This Week in Running: Oakland Recap

Last Sunday the New England Patriots improved to 2-1 with a hard-fought 16-9 victory over the…

This Week in Passing: Oakland Recap

Tom Brady and the New England passing game played poorly on Sunday against the Oakland Raiders,…

Determined Defense: Patriots Defensive Play of Week 3

With 00:59 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, Oakland faced first-and-goal at the 12-yard line. The…

Week 3 By the Numbers

Each week, I’ll be breaking down the Patriots numbers in certain key areas of interest and…

Optimum Offense: Patriots Offensive Play of Week 3

After a Sunday that saw New England go three-and-out on their opening series, three-and-out to start…

Anatomy of an Adjustment: A Defensive Back by Any Other Name…

NFL coaches and commentators routinely talk of “making adjustments.” But what does that really mean? This…

Patriots Raiders Game Thread 9.21.2014

This is the Pats 9.21.2014 Game Thread.  There are many games threads like it.  This one…

Know Your Enemy: The Raiders Defense

After two weeks of the NFL season the Oakland Raiders find themselves with an 0-2 record…

Know Your Enemy: The Raiders Offense

Three years may not seem that long, but in NFL terms it can be an eternity.…