Category Archives: Oakland Raiders

Matt Ryan Named PFWA’s 2016 NFL Most Valuable Player

Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan, who led the top-scoring offense in the NFL with franchise records in passing yards (4,944) and touchdowns (38), was selected as the 2016 NFL Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year, chosen in voting … Continue reading

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2016 NFL Records and Milestones

A sampling of NFL records set and milestones reached in 2016:  TEAM RECORDS & MILESTONES ARIZONA CARDINALS Led the NFC in total defense (305.2 yards per game) and sacks (48). QB CARSON PALMER passed for 4,233 yards, his franchise-best third season with … Continue reading

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Draft Rewind 2015: Amari Cooper, Oakland Raiders

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about AMARI COOPER: Alabama, 6007, 211, 4.37. Junior entry, three-year starter from Miami, FL. Broke Julio Jones’ Alabama freshman receiving records for catches and receiving yards in 2012. Erupted in 2014, setting school and conference receiving … Continue reading

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Draft Rewind 2014: Gabe Jackson, Oakland Raiders

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about GABE JACKSON: Mississippi State, 6032, 336, 5.51. Four-year starter at left guard. Is a nasty and physical long armed power player with a wide body. Pushing 340 pounds, he majors in run blocking. Average … Continue reading

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Oakland Raiders’ 5-Year Draft Review

by Adam Fournier, Ourlads’ Intern After the turn of the century, the Raiders were one of the best teams in the AFC and were playing in the Super Bowl in January in 2003. To say it went downhill after that … Continue reading

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Rodney Hudson Signs with Raiders

by Dave Syvertsen, Ourlads’ Draft Analyst   What? C Rodney Hudson SIGNED by Oakland  Why?  As the Raiders try to once again claw their way out from the basement of the AFC West, they opted to make Hudson one of the … Continue reading

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Draft Rewind 2014: Derek Carr, Oakland Raiders

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about DEREK CARR: Fresno State, 6023 214 4.69. Three-year starter. He led the country last fall with 5083 yards passing, completing 68.9% of his passes for 50 touchdowns and only 8 interceptions. A classic … Continue reading

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Draft Rewind 2014: Khalil Mack, Oakland Raiders

What Ourlads NFL Scouting Services said about KHALIL MACK: Buffalo, 6025 251 4.59. Four-year starter. Has played both outside linebacker and a four-man front defensive end. Projects to outside linebacker for the next level. May project inside for some teams. Good balance … Continue reading

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AFC West – 2014 NFL Draft

by Dave Syvertsen, Ourlads’ Draft Analyst Below is a quick overview of the each team’s draft in the AFC West with a focus on what they really tried to do with this class.  Also noted is their best value pick and top undrafted … Continue reading

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Oakland Raiders’ 7-Round Mock Draft

RAIDERS’ NEEDS – QB, DL, TE, WR, OL, LB, RB, DB, SPT SELECTION NUMBERS FOR ALL 7 PICKS 5 Khalil Mack OB Buffalo 36 Derek Carr QB Fresno State 67 Kelvin Benjamin WR Florida State 107 Andre Williams RB Boston … Continue reading

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