As the 2014 Oakland Raiders are staring in to an 0-5 start if they lose to the San Diego Chargers at home this weekend, it’s entertaining to take a look back in time at the history of the Silver & Black to see just how bad the team has been at various points in its 55-season history.
Oakland Raiders Head Coach Dennis Allen has just eight wins in 35 games leading the Silver & Black. With the team’s Week Four matchup in London against the Miami Dolphins suddenly looking like a winnable game, it’s natural to ask if losing this one in front of an international audience will cost Allen his job with the team.
Norv Turner expects to be fired Monday morning. Turner watched his San Diego Chargers beat the rival Oakland Raiders 24-21 on a wet, gloomy Sunday that seemed to sum up the state of the franchise.
The 6-9 Chargers have failed to make the playoffs for a third straight year. Head coach Norv Turner will likely not return for the 2013 campaign. San Diego is led by quarterback Philip Rivers, running back Ryan Mathews, receiver Malcom Floyd, and tight end Antonio Gates.
The storied rivalry of the San Diego Chargers and the Oakland Raiders kicks off Week 1. Last season, the Chargers beat the Raiders in the season finale to eliminate the Silver and Black from playoff contention—here’s a scouting report that the Raiders will need to heed should they want redemption.
Former Raiders’ quarterback and current CBS Sports analyst Rich Gannon says Norv Turner’s potential firing will make the Chargers a tough matchup for Oakland in a game the Raiders have to win to make the […]
Veteran Sportscaster Kevin Harlan talks about how he prepares for a broadcast, how much he likes San Diego head coach Norv Turner, what he thinks of Tim Tebow, and even tells us the story of […]
If Norv Turner wanted to stir things up in the Raiders-Chargers rivalry, he could sneak over to his neighbor’s house in upscale Del Mar and stick a “Go Chargers” sign in the front yard or even paint a lightning bolt on the garage door.
Chris Landry from Fox Sports came on with Grant to talk some NFL football. They started off by talking about the Raiders’ trade for Carson Palmer. Then they talked about the struggling New York Jets, […]