The Carr is out of the shop and ready for action once again. Join us on this week’s episode as we look at the good and bad from week 5. We’ll take a close look at what Oakland can do going forward to get back in the win column. In addition, Chase returns this week to show us what the Silver and Black did differently against the Ravens and what they need to do this Sunday.
The Oakland Raiders returned home Sunday for their first of three straight home games. A hapless Baltimore offense traveled to Oakland for a tilt that seemed to favor a struggling Raiders team. The Ravens came to town having scored just 16 points in two weeks. Furthermore, Joe Flacco has thrown 6 picks through 4 games (3rd worst in the NFL). In what seemed like a matchup that favored an Oakland defense that kept their team in the last two games, the defense crumbled from the start…namely Sean Smith.
Chase from Raiders Unsung Heroes illustrates the Raiders’ go-to route against Denver last week. The video below shows how the Raiders ran the same simple concept with continued success. Furthermore, by using various formations to disguise the concept, the Raiders are able to return to this concept for quick yards 6 times in the game.
The Carr is in the shop and it’s EJ’s turn to run the show. Will Todd Downing step up to the challenge and earn his stripes as a rookie coordinator? Or will we see more of the same this week? The Ravens have weaknesses and must travel to Oakland. Despite the setbacks, this could be Oakland’s week to get back in the win column. Listen in to find out more on this week’s episode of The Pillaging Podcast.
The first quarter of the 2017 NFL season has come to a close and the Oakland Raiders sit at 2-2. Back to back anemic performances by the highly touted Raider offense has earned them 3rd place in their division. The news gets worse as Raider Nation has just learned their star quarterback will be out 2-6 weeks as a result of a spinal fracture incurred during Sunday’s game against the Denver Broncos.
Flush it down the drain and move on Raider fan. It’s Broncos week and it’s time to get back to business. On this week’s episode of the Pillaging Podcast we take a painful look back at last week’s debacle and discuss what’s needed to get back on track.
What to do when your team lays a stinker? Flush it down the toilet and move forward. That would be my advice to an unrecognizable Oakland Raiders team that embarrassed themselves and their fan base on National television. Just as Oakland swaggered in to the Nation’s capitol on Sunday night, they left with their tails between their legs.
The Raiders head into a Sunday Night Football showdown that harkens back to a Super Bowl scrimmage once dubbed “Black Sunday.” We breakdown how the Boys in Black match up against the Washington Redskins and more on this week’s Pillaging Podcast.
There was a time they said the Raiders played down to the level of their competition. Before then, there was a time when they dominated no matter what—those times are back. In a game that set the Silver and Black up for simple success, Raider Nation got exactly what it was looking for—a bona fide blowout victory.
Fresh off a week 1 victory and headed home to the Black Hole, we are breaking down last week’s game and looking forward to the next. Tune in and find out the latest Raiders news, your phone calls, and get our prediction against the Jets. All that and more on this week’s episode of the Pillaging Podcast.