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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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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A Recipe for Success…
Every year the world watches as another team is crowned a Super Bowl champion. Fans dream of how their team may someday hoist the Lombardi trophy. Will it be via a dominating defense and relentless rushing attack? Or by way of a franchise quarterback surrounded by an arsenal of offensive weapons? Let’s look back over the last 10 years to see how each team built their roster to eventually become the last team standing.
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This Week on the Pillaging Podcast…
We’re joined by Bay Area News Group and Mercury News Writer Matt Schneidman. Matt takes time to answer your questions as well as ours. Also, Matt lends his insight on who stays and who goes this off-season and gives us some context on his approach to sports writing.
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This Week on the Pillaging Podcast:
Vic Tafur from The Athletic sits in to talk about the Raiders’ off-season. Vic shares his thoughts on what direction the Raiders will go in the draft and free agency. We discuss the potential ripple effect the Alex Smith trade will have on the AFC West. Vic also lends some insight on the future of Marshawn Lynch with the Silver and Black.
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Tom Cable is Back in Oakland…
The Cable Guy is back and we just wanted to hang out. No big deal. Actually, it’s a big effen deal this week as we got to hang out with Pro Football Focus‘ very own Austin Gayle.
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Free Agency is Coming, Let’s Go Shopping…
As Jon Gruden and Reggie go through the roster to see which new players we need via free agency, Raider Nation and the Pillaging crew already have an idea which position groups need upgrading. As it stands right now, without paying Khalil Mack or cutting anyone, Oakland has a little over $15 Million in salary available to offer free agents.
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This week we’re joined by Raiders’ beat writer Jason Cole. He takes our questions on the Raiders in free agency, stadium rumors, Latavious Murray, and more.
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On this week’s episode of the Pillaging Podcast: Aldon back in the spotlight, JDR gets a new contract, and the Raiders’ pending free agent class. All that, your calls, and more! It’s time to Pillage!
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