Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Dave Casper

Casper was drafted in the second round of the 1974 NFL draft by the Oakland Raiders. Casper only caught a total of nine passes his first two seasons, but was a top-ten receiver in 1976, in which he had 53 catches for 691 yards and 10 touchdowns. Ghost to the Post One of Casper’s mostContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Dave Casper”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday…Ken Stabler

Stabler was drafted in the second round of the 1968 NFL Draft by the Oakland Raiders. He didn’t get a chance to play until 1970, and during 1968-69 spent time playing with Spokane in the Continental Football League.[4] Stabler first attracted attention in the NFL in a 1972 playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. AfterContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday…Ken Stabler”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …John Matuszak aka the Tooz

  Matuszak, drafted by the Houston Oilers of the NFL, was the first draft pick of 1973. In addition to his contract with the Oilers, he joined the Houston Texans of the World Football League, but played a total of seven plays before a restraining order that was served to him during a game thatContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …John Matuszak aka the Tooz”

Report: Dennis Allen fired by Raiders

Ok So Dennis Allen was finally fired by the Raiders…as previously reported Posted by Curtis Crabtree AP Dennis Allen’s time as head coach of the Oakland Raiders appeared to be running short after the Raiders fell to 0-4 with a 38-14 loss in London against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Now that hourglass has runContinue reading “Report: Dennis Allen fired by Raiders”

Raiders coach Dennis Allen is rumored to have been fired

According to the following published report it appears that Oakland Raider head coach Dennis Allen is about to be fired…or not…or maybe by Tuesday…so here is the story … By kmonty An AP reporter tweeted saying Dennis Allen has been fired, then deleted the tweet and posted an apology. How hot is the hot seatContinue reading “Raiders coach Dennis Allen is rumored to have been fired”

Old School Tuesday : They call me Assassin aka Jack Tatum

Jack Tatum is the single reason why the defense isn’t allowed to hit like they used, the reason for no more helmet to helmet hits late hits and all the other hits as well. Tatum is best known for hit vicious hit on Darryl Stingley that left him paralyzed for the rest of his life.JackContinue reading “Old School Tuesday : They call me Assassin aka Jack Tatum”

Callahan accused of throwing Super Bowl 10 years ago

10 years ago the Oakland Raiders and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers played in the Super Bowl in which the Tampa Bay Bucs beat the Oakland Raiders 48-21. Now after 10 years, members of the Oakland Raiders Tim Brown and Jerry Rice claim that then Oakland Raider head coach Bill Callahan ”sabotaged” the Raiders.Former Raiders receiversContinue reading “Callahan accused of throwing Super Bowl 10 years ago”