Oakland Raiders

Kolsky: Bay Area sports teams make New Years resolutions

As a bi-weekly columnist for a local newspaper, I am imbued with…

 

Aldon Smith pleads no contest in domestic violence case

Former San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders player Aldon Smith pleaded no…

 

Matt Kolsky’s Bay Area Sports Thanksgiving: Giving thanks is easy when things are this good

Happy Thanksgiving, Bay Area sports fans! This is a silly, frivolous column…

 

San Francisco 49ers QB Nick Mullens makes quite an impression in 34-3 drubbing of Oakland Raiders in final Battle of the Bay

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- As San Francisco 49ers quarterback Nick Mullens walked up…

Bonta Hill: In what’s possibly the last Battle of the Bay, neither team has shown much fight

Before the season, I sure thought the NFL made the right decision…

Injury status: C.J. Beathard, Richard Sherman listed as questionable for 49ers-Raiders on Thursday night

San Francisco 49ers quarterback C.J. Beathard is officially questionable headed into Thursday…

Nick Mullens preparing for his first NFL action with San Francisco 49ers after injury to C.J. Beathard

SANTA CLARA -- Brett Favre used to periodically visit his alma mater,…

San Francisco 49ers working to deal Pierre Garçon before NFL trade deadline

By C.J. Peterson Special to S.F. Examiner After their sixth consecutive loss…

Bonta Hill: Time to eulogize Bay Area football

One of California’s oldest independent business firms, McAvoy O'Hara Evergreen Mortuary, resides…

Penalties, lack of execution and lack of pass rush sink Raiders in Jon Gruden’s return

OAKLAND -- Derek Carr zipped a 32-yard gainer up the seam to…

Bonta Hill: Departure of the (Khalil) Mack was the wrong call

I refused to envision a scenario in which the Oakland Raiders traded…

Where should you draft Derek Carr this fantasy season?

Merry Christmas fantasy football fans, the best part of the year is…

Kolsky: Bold predictions for a new NFL season

The NFL season is just around the corner, so it’s time to…

Marshawn Lynch gets his own Skittles pack

 Skittles and Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch have finally, officially,…

Running back Chris Warren makes his case in Oakland Raiders loss to Rams in the L.A. Coliseum

LOS ANGELES -- During the Oakland Raiders preseason opener last week against…

Five Takeaways: Nothing but pulled punches as Oakland Raiders return to Los Angeles to face Rams

LOS ANGELES -- The last time the Raiders played at the Los…

Kolsky: Raiders are Schroedinger’s football team

If you’ve never heard of Schrödinger’s cat, this attempt to explain the…

Connor Cook takes strides in Oakland Raiders backup QB battle with preseason opener performance

OAKLAND, Calif. --On Friday, as the Oakland Raiders entered the Oakland Coliseum…

Martavis Bryant behind the curve at Oakland Raiders training camp

NAPA, Calif. -- When the Oakland Raiders traded a third-round pick to…

Oakland Raiders reportedly waive kicker Giorgio Tavecchio

Updated at 9:18 PM with confirmation. NAPA, Calif. -- Early Friday afternoon,…