Ryan has had enough of the hype surrounding a season that good franchises would've considered a failure.
The Las Vegas Raiders Should Trade Darren Waller
Earlier this week, reports out of Las Vegas are that the Raiders might be open to trading Darren Waller and Hunter Renfrow, two of the team's more consistent weapons in recent times. Last off-season, when people were still optimistic about the Raiders, it was the trio of Davante Adams, Hunter Renfrow, and Darren Waller that... Continue Reading →
Rich Bisaccia’s Rose-Tinted Raiders Legacy
It's ironic that Allegiant Stadium has been nicknamed the "Death Star," because so many in Raider Nation only deal in absolutes. For fans decked out in silver and black, many in this passionate fanbase struggle with shades of grey. You are either the best thing since sliced bread or absolute gutter trash and there is... Continue Reading →
The Resilient Raider: Derek Carr’s Legacy
Ryan tries to put a bow on Derek Carr's raiders career.
Departing Derek: How Replacing This Raider Could Get Interesting
The rumors about the Raiders moving on from quarterback, Derek Carr, are nothing new. They started after his disappointing 2017 season, when the infamous quarterback collector, Jon Gruden came to town. Every off-season that Gruden spent with the Raiders, it was a foregone conclusion that the Raiders were targeting a quarterback in the off-season to... Continue Reading →
Returning Raiders: Who Should Be Back in Black Next Season?
Face the facts, Raider Nation, the 2022-23 season is dead. If the Silver and Black win out and get some help, there's a whisper of a chance that they make it to the playoffs, but following a Thursday Night Football loss to the Los Angeles Rams practice squad, I think we've all seen enough, these... Continue Reading →
How Close Is Davante Adams to the Raiders Receiving Records?
The Raiders have been trying to get an elite wide receiver for a long, long time. Before they selected Henry Ruggs in the first round of the 2020 draft, before they traded for Antonio Brown before the 2019 season, before they took Amari Cooper in the first round of the 2015 draft or Darrius Heyward-Bey... Continue Reading →
The Las Vegas Raiders and Derek Carr Should Call It Quits
Ryan Smith thinks it would be for the best of the Raiders and Derek Carr made like Tom and Gisele and went their separate ways.
Second and Long: Early Season Predictions
Don't you hate when your favorite team loses yards on first down? It's not a great feeling, but certainly not a death sentence for the drive. They could easily pick up those lost yardage over the next couple of plays, but by that same token, they may end up in a third an unmanageable. That's where I find myself now, not with the full-chested optimism of August, on first and ten, but a little later, and a little farther back than I'd imagined. Here's my attempt to pick up some lost yardage.
The One Thing the Las Vegas Raiders Must Do To Beat Kansas City
There's exactly one way for the Las Vegas Raiders to beat the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football