Did The Raiders Offensive Line Purposely Get Derek Carr Hurt?

This morning, while on a radio appearance, blogger, podcaster and NFL wife Miko Grimes insinuated that Oakland’s offensive line allowed Derek Carr to be injured. While on with the Breakfast Club, Grimes claimed that Derek Carr is a “bible thumper,” who insisted that all of his teammates to stand for the National Anthem, after hearing that…

Will the Raiders survive without Derek Carr?

Earlier this week we learned that Derek Carr would be sidelined for 2-6 weeks (back) according to Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio. OAKLAND — Carr left the game Sunday late in the third quarter after taking a knee to the back from Defensive Tackle Adam Gotsis of the Denver Broncos. The Raiders were already…

FourVerts’ NFL Week 3 picks

The third week of the NFL season starts tonight. The Rams and 49ers kick off another pivotal week of gridiron mayhem. Who will be this weeks biggest winners and losers? Cue up that magic 8-ball. Thursday Night Football 1-1 LA Rams (-3) @ 0-2 49ers The two youngest HC’s in the league go “head to…

2017 AFC West Preview

  The 2016 season in the AFC West was a memorable one. The Kansas City Chiefs ended up winning this division. Head Coach Andy Reid coached one the leagues fiercest defenses and some timely offense to a 12-4 record. The resurgent Oakland Raiders made a playoff berth for the first time since their super bowl…

FourVerts’ NFL Week 1 picks

Within two days, The Patriots and Chiefs will kick off the new season at Foxborough, where the defending champs will show off their fifth Lombardi trophy. There’s some   matchups headlining Week 1 including the Carr vs Mariota showdown in Nashville, A revamped Seahawks team heads to Lambeau, Dallas, with a newly freed Elliot defend…

Marshawn Lynch and The Raiders: A Match Made in Heaven

Marshawn Lynch slowed, crossed the goal line, and in one motion jumped, made a 180 turn and grabbed his crotch as he fell to the ground. This came after a 79 yard touchdown run against the Arizona Cardinals in which he slithered through the line of scrimmage and burst to the sideline, where he bulldozed…