Posts Tagged ‘Al Davis’
Posted: Thursday, November 10th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Al Davis, Baltimore Ravens, Charles Woodson, DeMarco Murray, Ed Dickson, Green Bay Packers, Joe Paterno, Michael Fabiano, NFL Films, NFL Network, Oakland Raiders, Penn State, Peyton Manning, Pittsburgh Steelers, Rex Ryan, Roger Goodell, Ryan Clark, San Diego Chargers, Tom Brady
NFL Network’s second-half schedule of Thursday night games kicks off at 8 p.m. ET with an important divisional showdown, as Carson Palmer’s Oakland Raiders battle Philip Rivers’ San Diego Chargers for first place in the AFC West.
Posted: Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Al Davis, Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Dave Dameshek, Derrick Mason, Drew Brees, Jason La Canfora, Joe Paterno, Michael Fabiano, New England Patriots, NFL Films, Penn State, Philadelphia Eagles, Ronde Barber, Steve Wyche
Time flies when you’re having fun, and the 2011 NFL regular season is already half over. With that in mind, we asked eight NFL.com and NFL Network analysts for their award winners at the halfway point and revised predictions for the postseason, and the results are in.
Posted: Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Aaron Rodgers, Al Davis, Chas Henry, Eli Manning, Joe Flacco, Mike Shanahan, New England Patriots, New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, Philip Rivers, Roy Helu
If you missed the New York Giants’ Super Bowl flashback against the New England Patriots, or Sunday night’s stirring final drive by the Baltimore Ravens against the Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Network’s got you covered with a special edition of “NFL Replay” Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET.
Posted: Wednesday, October 19th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Al Davis, Carson Palmer, Charles Davis, Christian Ponder, Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys, Dave Dameshek, Donovan McNabb, Jimmy Graham, LeBron James, Leslie Frazier, Michael Lombardi, Mike Munchak, Minnesota Vikings, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders, Tennessee Titans, Terrell Owens
The Cincinnati Bengals’ trade of disgruntled quarterback Carson Palmer to the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday stands as one of the biggest draft-day deals in NFL history.
Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Al Davis, Detroit Lions, Donovan McNabb, Jason Campbell, Jerry Jones, Jim Harbaugh, Jim Schwartz, John Beck, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints, Oakland Raiders, Rex Grossman, San Francisco 49ers, Sean Payton, Steve Mariucci, Tom Brady
The near-fight between 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh and Lions coach Jim Schwartz was the talk of the NFL on Sunday, overshadowing San Francisco’s 25-19 victory over previously undefeated Detroit.
Posted: Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Aaron Rodgers, Adrian Peterson, Al Davis, Albert Breer, Ben Roethlisberger, Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Dave Dameshek, Derrick Mason, frank gore, Fred Jackson, Houston Texanns, Houston Texans, LeBron James, Matt Cassel, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Philip Rivers, San Diego Chargers
Log onto NFL.com to vote for the FedEx Air & Ground Players of the Week. And don’t forget to cast your vote for the week’s top rookie performance and top comeback, too.
Posted: Tuesday, October 11th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Around the League, Al Davis, Hue Jackson, Oakland Raiders
The Raiders further strengthened their legitimacy Sunday with a tremendous display of heart in a 25-20 road win over the Texans just 24 hours after the death of legendary owner Al Davis.
Posted: Tuesday, October 11th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Aaron Rodgers, Al Davis, Andrew Luck, Ben Roethlisberger, Buffalo Bills, Dan Marino, Jackie Battle, Matt Cassel, Oakland Raiders, Pete Carroll, Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Seahawks, Super Bowl XLIX, Tim Tebow
Tune into NFL Network at 12:45 p.m. ET on Tuesday to hear coverage of the NFL Fall Meeting in Houston, where the league will announce who will host Super Bowl XLIX in February 2015.
Posted: Monday, October 10th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Adrian Peterson, Al Davis, Green Bay Packers, Mario Williams, New York Jets, Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles, Rex Ryan, Tim Tebow
The Jets owe the Eagles a debt of gratitude. If it wasn’t for that nightmare of a “Dream Team” in Philly, the spotlight would be a little hotter on that other green team with high pre-season expectations. The Jets are sinking fast after the Patriots handed them a third straight loss on Sunday, and three veteran wide receivers are denying reports that they’ve gone to coach Rex Ryan to complain about offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer.
Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Terrelle Pryor, Al Davis, Oakland Raiders
It’s unlikely that Terrelle Pryor will win an appeal of his NFL-mandated five-game suspension, but the Raiders rookie passer says he’s found the key ingredient to a quick start upon his return.
Posted: Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Al Davis, Albert Haynesworth, Bill Belichick, Chad Ochocinco, Lane Kiffin, Michael Vick
Eagles coach Andy Reid and star quarterback Michael Vick will meet the press today to discuss Vick’s new six-year, $100 million contract, and what it means for the rest of Philadelphia’s “Dream Team.”
Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Pick Six, A.J. Smith, Al Davis, Bill Belichick, Buffalo Bills, Cam Newton, Charlie Whitehust, Indianapolis Colts, Jim Harbaugh, Jim Irsay, Jon Gruden, Josh Freeman, Keyshawn Johnson, Marshawn Lynch, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders, Pete Carroll, Philip Rivers, Raheem Morris, San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Warren Sapp, Wes Welker
The Buccaneers are reportedly the front runners to be the subject of this year’s “Hard Knocks” on HBO. Not a terrible choice. But we think we can do better.
Posted: Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Pick Six, Al Davis, Barry Foster, Billy Ray Smith Jr., Dan Hampton, Lance Alworth, Pat Summerall, Steve Atwater
As QB Ryan Mallet goes through his paces at his pro day at the University of Arkansas, you cannot help but reflect on some of the great players who played for the Razorbacks. Because lets be honest, given Mallet’s 40-time, we have plenty of time to reflect
Posted: Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Jim Plunkett, Al Davis, Bart Starr, Ben Roethlisberger, Bob Griese, Brett Favre, Dan Fouts, Dan Marino, Dan Pastorini, Desmond Howard, Jim Kelly, John Elway, Ken Stabler, Marcus Allen, Roger Staubach, Super Bowl's forgotten heroes, Terry Bradshaw, Tom Brady, Warren Moon
Quarterbacks — whether we like it or not — are judged by Super Bowl wins. So why is former Raiders QB Jim Plunkett not celebrated as a two-time Super Bowl winner?
Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 | Frank Tadych Tags: Tom Cable, Al Davis, Hue Jackson, Jim Harbaugh, Marc Trestman, Oakland Raiders, Shane Lechler
For the well-being of Raider Nation, here’s hoping Al Davis indeed has a master plan.