The 2019 season is coming to a close and the Raiders are faced with some difficult decisions headed into Free Agency. This week we discuss who’s a potential cap casualty and which unrestricted free agents likely to return and those who are free to walk.
The end of the Silver Age in Oakland has come. The chants of Raiders will no longer echo through the concrete monstrosity that is the Oakland Coliseum. The end was bitter, controversial, and frustrating. What more could a Raider fan ask for? Kenny, Che, and Bobby return to the Crow’s Nest to share their memories and perspectives of the Raiders’ final chapter in the East Bay.
Of the Podcast Network: Raider Cody! Raider Cody joins the crew this week to introduce himself and his Raider lineage. The boys breakdown the highs and the lows (mostly the lows) of this week’s skirmish against the Baltimore Ravens.
All we can do is wipe. The long-awaited Battle of the Bay came and went this past week and it was the final nail in the Silver and Black coffin. The Raiders continued to disappoint while nearly laying an egg on national television. Fear not as your favorite Raiders Podcast is here to put a smile on your face and drown our sorrows with you.
We say goodbye to longtime Raiders’ kicker, Sebastian Janikowski. After an 18-year career Seabass and the Silver and Black have parted ways. Raider Cain weighs in with his thoughts on the kicker’s prolific career and we hear your calls on the subject as well.
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.
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.
We sat down with former Raiders tackle and current sideline analyst Lincoln Kennedy. Tune in to hear his thoughts on the current state of the Oakland Raiders. Lincoln discusses the immediate impact Jon Gruden can have on this team. He also relates his experience with the locker room issues faced under Joe Bugle and how Gruden was able to right the ship in short time. Can Gruden have the same effect in 2018? Is Carr the leader this team needs? Find out all that and more on this episode of the Pillaging Podcast.