The Pioneer

The Pioneer

Expectations high for silver and black

Expectations high for silver and black

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

August 10, 2016


Filed under Sports

No more flying under the radar for the Oakland Raiders. For years, the silver and black expectations have been lower than my bank account around Christmas time. However, flying low will not be a luxury for the Raiders in 2016-2017 now that there are expectations. After a 7-9 finish last season,...

Raiders draft gets respect, questions

Raiders draft gets respect, questions

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

May 4, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

For the third consecutive year, the Oakland Raiders draft class is being praised. NFL draft guru and ESPN expert Todd McShay and Mel Kiper Jr. both spoke favorably of the former collegiate players the Raiders added to their squad over the weekend at the 81st NFL draft in Chicago. There was just one head-scratcher for all analysts and fans alike. Th...

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