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This week’s NFL picks

After just two incorrect picks over the two weeks prior, last week I came back down to earth, going 3-3. I’m now 35-24-3 on the year. I think the whole craziness going down in the NBA distracted me. Honestly, it … Continue reading

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This week’s NFL picks

Huge week on the picks front last week. 7-1 with my predictions. My best week by far. I’m 12-1 in the last two weeks and now 32-21-3 on the year. Let’s find out if I can keep the hot streak … Continue reading

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Raiders WR Chaz Schilens: Warren Sapp is a ‘joke’

Some guys just can’t take disrespect from the media. And in this case, Raiders wide receiver Chaz Schilens falls under “some guys” and former Raiders defensive lineman Warren Sapp falls under “the media.” 

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Raiders’ Darren McFadden likely out vs. Broncos on Sunday

Last week’s bye apparently wasnt enough time for Darren McFadden’s right foot sprain to heal. The running back is still on crutches and has the foot in a walking boot, and it appears very likely he won’t play in the … Continue reading

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Stephen A. calls JaMarcus Russell a “fat slobberly no good lazy bum,” among other fun things

Screamin’ A. Smith (apparently back working with ESPN), re: JaMarcus Russell and his SI feature: “THIS DUDE, MR. JABBA THE HUTT, FAT SLOBBERLY, NO GOOD, LAZY BUM OF A QUARTERBACK … HE CASHED IN THE MONEY, EVIDENTLY USING IT TO BUY … Continue reading

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JaMarcus Russell speaks out about his time with the Raiders

Sports Illustrated caught up with former Oakland Raiders first overall pick JaMarcus Russell for a feature in this week’s issue. From a barbershop in Mobile, Ala., the former quarterback recalls his failed career in Oakland, his betrayal by former Raiders coach … Continue reading

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In case you missed it: Carson Palmer replaced Kyle Boller and then pulled a Kyle Boller

Kyle Boller threw a pick-six on his very first throw of the game. He proceeded to throw another interception. And another. All this before halftime. Then in the third quarter, down 21-0, Hue Jackson wised up and put in Carson Palmer, … Continue reading

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