Tag: Las Vegas Raiders

Mike Mayock, a former NFL Draft analyst for ESPN, spent three years in the front office of the Las Vegas Raiders before he was fired on Monday. (Image: Don Becker/Getty)

Mike Mayock Walks the Plank, Las Vegs Raiders Fire General Manager

The Las Vegas Raiders are cleaning house by firing general manager Mike Mayock after three wild and controversial seasons that included numerous scandals, a fatal car crash involving a player, the mid-season dismissal of head coach Jon Gruden, and the relocation of the Raiders from Oakland to Sin City. Mayock […]

 Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill celebrates a touchdown strike with teammates against the Indianapolis Colts in September. (Image: Mark Zaleski/AP)

NFL Week 16 Home Dogs: Titans, Panthers, Texans, Vikings

With the holiday weekend almost upon us, there are just three weeks remaining in the season and 27 teams still fighting to qualify for the postseason. Week 16 home dogs in the NFL include the Tennessee Titans, Carolina Panthers, Houston Texans, Minnesota Vikings, and the Las Vegas Raiders. The New […]

Baker Mayfield and the Cleveland Browns struggled to contain a COVID-19 outbreak. (Image: Getty)

NFL Moves Games to Monday and Tuesday Due to COVID-19 Outbreaks

Tuesday Night Football returns! Week 15 of the NFL season initially had two Saturday games on the slate, but one of them — the Las Vegas Raiders at the Cleveland Browns — has been moved to Monday night due to the Browns’ ongoing battle with a COVID-19 outbreak. The NFL […]

Las Vegas Raiders running back Kenyan Drake broke his ankle after three players from the Washington Football team tackled him at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. (Image: Getty)

Las Vegas Raiders RB Kenyan Drake Breaks Ankle in Sketchy Tackle

Las Vegas Raiders running back Kenyan Drake suffered a gruesome ankle injury in the second quarter against the Washington Football Team during a gang tackle. He needed assistance and was carted off the field. Three players from Washington took Drake down in what many believed was a dirty play. Daniel […]

Mike White, backup quarterback from the New York Jets, will start in Week 10 when the Jets are home dogs against the mighty Buffalo Bills. (Image: Ryan Mansfield/Newsday)

NFL Week 10 Home Dogs: Dolphins, Jets, Raiders, 49ers, WFT

The second half of the NFL season is upon us and there are five home dogs in Week 10, including the Miami Dolphins, New York Jets, the Washington Football Team, Las Vegas Raiders, and San Francisco 49ers. Three home dogs will see action during nationally televised games in Week 10. […]

Raiders running back Josh Jacobs evades tacklers from the Baltimore Ravens during a Monday Night Football Game at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. (Image: Getty)

Las Vegas Raiders Injury Report: RB Josh Jacobs (Toe) Out Week 2

Josh Jacobs, the starting running back for the Las Vegas Raiders, will sit out in Week 2 against the Pittsburgh Steelers due to a toe and ankle injury. Backup running back Kenyan Drake will start in Week 2 for the Raiders. Jacobs missed practice every day this week while nursing […]

Joe Burrow from the Cincinnati Bengals drops back in an overtime win against the Minnesota Vikings as a home dog in Week 1. (Image: Marco Esquondoles/Getty)

NFL Dogs Maul Favorites in Week 1 with 11-5 ATS, 9-7 SU Record

If you like betting underdogs, then you’re already aware that the dogs prevailed in Week 1 action, with an 11-5 record against the spread, and a 9-7 clip straight up. ESPN reported that underdogs went 9-7 straight up during the first week of action for the first time since 1983. […]

Joe Burrow from the Cincinnati Bengals are one of six home dogs in Week 1 to kick off the new NFL season. (Image: Patrick McDermott/Getty)

NFL Week 1 Home Dogs: Texans, Colts, Bengals, Giants, Lions, Raiders

The opening week of the NFL season is upon us and there are six home dogs of note in Week 1, including the Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts, Cincinnati Bengals, New York Giants, Detroit Lions, and Las Vegas Raiders. If you love hammering home dogs on Monday Night Football, then get […]

Sports bettors are betting on the teams first year on a turnaround. (Image: Rey Del Rio/Getty)

Detroit Lions Receive Most Bets to Make the NFL Playoffs

According to BetMGM, the Detroit Lions are everyone’s favorite long shot to make the NFL playoffs. Although the Lions are roughly +750 to make the playoffs, the sportsbook has received more bets on Detroit than on any other team. A number of studies have shown that people root for underdogs, […]

Patrick Mahomes from the Kansas City Chiefs and Justin Herbert of the Los Angeles Chargers has a post-game chat last season on SoFi Stadium in LA last season. (Image: Porter Lambert/Getty)

AFC West Odds: Can Anyone Slow Down Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs?

The Kansas City Chiefs have a specific mission to secure a third-straight Super Bowl appearance and win their second championship in three seasons. The current runners-up march toward the Super Bowl would begin with another AFC West crown, where the Chiefs are the consensus favorites at -250 odds to win […]

Quarterback Marcus Mariota, seen here playing for the Las Vegas Raiders in 2020, is linked in trade rumors with multiple teams. (Image: John Locher/AP)

NFL Trade Rumors: Las Vegas Raiders Shopping Backup QB Marcus Mariota

The hunt for a quarterback continues for a handful of desperate teams. The Las Vegas Raiders put backup quarterback Marcus Mariota on the trading block and the Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots, Carolina Panthers, and the Washington Football Team are all interested parties. A couple of weeks ago, […]