What if the defensive issues aren’t about coaching at all, but rather who is being asked to make plays?
Moments after a 45-20 loss to Tampa Bay, the Raiders head coach suggested he will make changes to an underperforming defense.
It was in February of 2002 when the Oakland Raiders sent Gruden to Tampa Bay in exchange for draft picks and a cool $8 million.
The Raiders again practiced without their starting offensive line, which had been in close contact with tackle Trent Brown before he tested positive for COVID-19.
Raiders defenders followed their coordinator’s guidance better than he could have hoped in a 40-32 victory Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium.
When the Las Vegas victory against the Super Bowl champion Chiefs and star quarterback Patrick Mahomes was official, the Raiders’ defense had won the day.
The Raiders snapped Kansas City’s franchise-record 13-game win streak in taking down the Chiefs 40-32 at Arrowhead Stadium.
Las Vegas earns passing marks all around for upset victory against Super Bowl champions.
Through four games this season, Cory Littleton has struggled giving the Raiders much life at linebacker after signing a free-agent contract worth $36 million.
The web site PlayoffStatus.com affords Las Vegas a 42 percent chance of qualifying for the postseason.