The Pillaging Podcast: Free Agent Frenzy (w/ Stephen Michaels)

On This Week’s Episode…

We’re joined by Raiders reporter Stephen Michaels from The Raiders Daily. Stephen helps us make sense of a busy yet surprising Raiders free agency period. Amidst the myriad of signings, the Raiders have yet to land a marquee player and we’re here to tell you why.

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The Most Explosive Plays from the Oakland Raiders 2017 Season: Vol. III

This week…

We rejoin our series for a third installment. Once again we will be breaking down the most explosive plays from the Oakland Raiders 2017 season. For the sake of our discussion, we classify an explosive play as any play that goes for 25 yards or more. Let’s pick up where we left off with the Timeless Victory against the Chiefs on Thursday Night Football.

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The Pillaging Podcast: Best Of Vol. I

A Look Back…

At some of our older episodes that you may have missed out on. Kenny, Che, and Cain are out this week but it’s not stopping us from delivering Raiders content just for you!

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The Pillaging Podcast: Trading Places (w/ Dieter Kurtenbach)

On This Week’s Episode…

We’re joined by Mercury News beat writer Dieter Kurtenbach. Dieter details his first round pick for the Oakland Raiders. Also, Kurtenbach shares his thoughts on the Oakland Raiders win-loss record in 2018 as well as his favorite Bay Area eateries. Lastly, Dieter promises to lift Kenny’s long-standing ban at Mercury News.

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The Most Explosive Plays from the Oakland Raiders 2017 Season: Vol. II

This Week…

We break down 5 more of the 2017 Raiders’ most explosive plays. Remember, for the purposes of this series we will define an explosive play as any play that gains at least 25 yards. Let’s take a look.

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The Pillaging Podcast: At What Cost? (w/ Rory Anderson)

On This Week’s Episode…

We’re joined by Raider Ramble’s own Rory Anderson. Rory breaks down the Oakland Raiders’ salary cap situation and helps us make sense of the upcoming free agency period. Furthermore, Rory, Kenny, and Che discuss the trade rumors currently surrounding the Raiders.

Additionally Rory explains how Oakland can become players in the free agent market despite their difficult cap situation. We look at who’s attainable, realistic, and what big names are likely to wear the Silver and Black. Lastly, Rory goes into detail regarding Khalil Mack’s pending contract extension and why it isn’t as scary as some might think.

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J’Rob’s Scouting Corner: Vita Vea

Vita Vea – 6’4 344lb / DT / Washington

Pros:
  • Immense strength.  The majority of Vea’s game relies on the power he possesses. Vita consistently looks two-times stronger than the opposition.
  • Vita generates consistent push play-in and play-out.  Whether it’s against run blocking or pass blocking; 90% of the time he win’s the battle.
  • Vea has a big thick frame with a wide and powerful lower body.  Vita is able to take on two blockers at once due to sheer size alone.  The guy looks like a meat sack out there.

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J’Rob’s Scouting Corner: Roquan Smith

Roquan Smith #3 – 6’1 225lb – LB Georgia

Breaking down the first round talent Roquan Smith. Is he a fit for the the Raiders roster? Will he produce on day one? Does Roquan immediately fill the long-term inside linebacker role for the Silver and Black? Find out the answers to all this and more below.

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The Most Explosive Plays of the 2017 Raiders: First 5

Every Week…

We’ll be taking a closer look at the most explosive plays of the Oakland Raiders’  2017 season. For the purpose of this series, we will define an explosive play as a play that gains at least 25 yards. Now, let’s dive into the first five explosive plays of the 2017 NFL season.

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