The Pioneer

Raiders beat Ravens on the road

Raiders beat Ravens on the road

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

October 5, 2016


Filed under Sports

A quarter of the way through the 2016 NFL season finds the Oakland Raiders in unfamiliar territory. For the first time in more than 15 years the silver and black are a perfect 3-0 on the road and 3-1 overall. That places them in second place in the AFC West just behind the undefeated defen...

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,...

Oakland Raiders midseason report card

Oakland Raiders midseason report card

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

November 19, 2015


Filed under Sports

  Halfway through the 2015-2016 NFL season, the Oakland Raiders have found themselves in an unfamiliar position. The silver and black are 4-5 and in striking distance of nabbing a coveted playoff spot. The Raiders have accumulated a core group of young players and veterans that have create...

Draft day crucial for Raiders

Draft day crucial for Raiders

Erik Khan,
Contributor

April 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Tonight’s NFL draft won’t be more important for any single team in the league than the Oakland Raiders. After last season’s 3-13 finish, the Raiders go into the draft with the fourth overall selection and there are two key players that should be available that can make an immediate impact: Ala...

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