2020 Playoff Pontificator pt. II
Ok, I’m not sure why I decided to waste several hours of my life exploring and then writing up so much detailed information regarding Raider playoff possibilities after such a stinker of a game, but you, the blogue’sters will be the beneficiaries of such nonsense.
With the firing of PGTits©, many of us have some newfound hope that our atrocious defense can improve to the level of “just plain bad”. While the gut-wrenching loss by the Browns on Monday didn’t help our chances, if Marinelli can remove some of the defensive stench, and we can get back to having a consistently potent offense, just maybe we can get on a roll down the stretch.
Well, that’s what I am telling myself and it’s the justification I’m going with for burning up multiple hours on all of this, potentially for no good reason at all, lol.
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What are the Raiders’ Playoff Chances Headed Into Week 13?
How the Raiders Can Make a Playoff Run
With five weeks to go, the possibilities are (almost) endless. To help slim those realities to a more manageable number we’ll start by eliminating the least likely outcomes, both on the ‘happy’ and ‘sad’ ends of the spectrum.
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TRF’s Inaugural 2017 Week 11 Playoff Pontificator
Today, we are going to talk playoffs. PLAYOFFS?! (Insert Jim Mora soundtrack). Ok, after last year’s run I’m sure most of us thought we would be looking at securing a bye right about now instead of clinging to our collective playoff lives. That said, it is what it is and we need to make some statistical lemonade. It’s hard to believe that we were 7-2 a mere 12 months ago. So why, one year later, are we sitting at 4-5? Well, if we choose to play the blame game there is a lot of it to spread around.
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It’s a wrap Raiders fan! On this week’s episode of the Pillaging Podcast we talk about the Raiders final game for 2016. We also look around the league at next week’s upcoming playoff match-ups and more!
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On this week’s episode of the Pillaging Podcast we talk about the “Carr-less” performance against Denver and look forward to what’s next for this team moving forward.
Continue reading “The Pillaging Podcast: Hang in There”
To many, the Raiders are no longer a Super Bowl contender due Derek Carr’s devastating injury and McGloin’s sudden promotion to starting QB. For that reason, the most important thing to root for as a Raider fan this week is…
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Joy to the world fellow Pillagers!
In the final installment of TRF’s Playoff Pontificator we will go through each of Oakland’s AFC Seeding scenarios. This way, you can pick your favorite outcome and root for it to come to fruition this Sunday afternoon.
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On this week’s episode of the Pillaging Podcast we talk about the devastating injury to Derek Carr, the playoffs, and more. As usual we breakdown the game against the Colts and look forward to facing our final match up of the regular season.
Continue reading “The Pillaging Podcast: There Goes Our Hero”
Finally, we all were watching what we have been asking for: for this year’s Raider team to look as good as they have all year.
Continue reading “Matt McGloin: Modern Day Jim Plunkett “
During the off season, the Raiders established a goal to win what many considered to be the strongest division in the National Football League; the AFC West. The task was lofty; to some it seemed unlikely. Kansas City has been a perennial threat and Denver was fresh off their championship season.
Continue reading “The Raiders’ Expectations for 2016”