The Oakland Raiders’ 27-3 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday at London’s Wembley Stadium represents the loss of hope for the season as well as the chance fans will ever have of seeing an Oakland NFL team amount to anything more than an also-ran.
Amari Cooper will be on the Oakland Raiders charter, of course, as he is every week. But whether Derek Carr will be able to locate Cooper on the field Sunday at London’s Wembley Stadium against the Seattle Seahawks is anybody’s guess.
Paul Guenther was coach Jon Gruden’s first choice as the Oakland Raiders’ defensive coordinator. Yet through five games, the Raiders rank 30th in the NFL in total defense at 404.4 yards per game while giving up 6.8 yards per play.
The Oakland Raiders’ 26-10 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday felt like a rock-bottom result. It’s hard to characterize a game where the defense was a sieve and the offense couldn’t move as anything else.
Oakland Raiders rookie left tackle Kolton Miller had a rough game Sunday in a loss to the Los Angeles Chargers. With a right knee injury doing him no favors, Miller laid an egg. The Chargers sacked Derek Carr three times, and all were Miller’s fault.
The Oakland Raiders fell to 1-4 this season after losing 26-10 to the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday. It was the worst nightmare for owner Mark Davis, who brought back coach Jon Gruden to avoid non-competitive games.
The locker room was clearing out, and Raiders coach Jon Gruden walked up to Marshawn Lynch, extended his hand, and the two exchanged a few words after the Raiders’ 45-42 win over the Cleveland Browns Sunday.