Posts tagged "Oakland Raiders"

Questions Following the Third Meaningless Game

Questions Following the Third Meaningless Game
Friday night’s Bears v. Raiders was rendered particularly meaningless by the ineptitude of the the Oakland roster. I don’t value the events of preseason much at all but is that really the extent of the Raiders team? I was set to pick the Jets as the winner of the Clowney sweepstakes but I am flip-flopping.... Read more »

Third Meaningless Game Thread

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Biggest thing to watch for tonight: health. Nothing else matters.

Marc Trestman's Oakland Raiders Offense [VIDEOS]

Marc Trestman's Oakland Raiders Offense [VIDEOS]
Sometimes I don’t know what to post or share with you folks. But after finding myself spending the better part of the morning watching video highlights of Marc Trestman’s 2002 Oakland Raiders offense I figured why the hell not see what you think. Two notes before you see these two videos. (1) Trestman and Gannon’s... Read more »
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The 2011 Chicago Bears Schedule

The Games Week One: Sunday September 11 – Falcons Week Two: Sunday September 18 – @ New Orleans Week Three: Sunday September 25 – Packers Week Four: Sunday October 2 – Panthers Week Five: Monday October 10 – @ Detroit   Week Six: Sunday October 16 – Vikings (primetime) Week Seven: Sunday October 23 –... Read more »

Audibles From the Long Snapper: NFL Edition

So before we get to the Weekend of the Wild Card, I figured I’d weigh in on the happenings around the league over this past week. Leslie Frazier is a solid choice for the Minnesota Vikings but I wonder if they interviewed any non-minority candidates. The Raiders went undefeated in their division and finally looked... Read more »

Sunday Game Thread, or Go Pats!

Trying something new this week.  I’ll be commenting on all the day’s action at DaBearsBlog’s Twitter account and all those comments will be available right here on the site.  You can clink the above link and follow or just keep stopping by and see my running commentary. new TWTR.Widget({ version: 2, type: 'profile', rpp: 8,... Read more »
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Second Preseason Game Recap

Second Preseason Game Recap
So watching the first half of tonight’s game, I ran the gamut of emotions.  But I’ll break down my thoughts.  First, special teams. No worries here, though it’d be nice if the Bears had a backup long snapper. Offense.  Clearly the pass-blocking is going to be the focal point of this performance, with Lance Louis being... Read more »

Second Preseason Game Thread

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Fire Al Davis

Listen, I got nothing against old people.  When I see an old man or woman sitting alone in the diner, I have to fight the urge to sit with them and just chat.  I always imagine they’d come to that dinner with their loved one every day for the fifty-one years of their marriage and... Read more »
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