Raiders Coach Dennis Allen Wants To Get What He Deserves

After wrapping up a second consecutive 4-12 season for the Oakland Raiders, Dennis Allen says he “deserves” to return for a third. Here are some of his reasons for wanting another shot: –Because with his first round pick last year, Allen and GM Reggie McKenzie selected a player who nearly died from a football injury… Continue reading Raiders Coach Dennis Allen Wants To Get What He Deserves

Are You Pondering What I’m Pondering?

Todd “Legitimate Rape” Akin is thinking of writing a book. Because the Earth’s population includes a high percentage of awful, awful people, I’m sure Akin’s tome will finish as a bestseller. Speaking of awful people, Uganda’s parliament is poised to pass an anti-homosexuality bill that, among other provisions, allows “victims” of “homosexual crimes” to kill… Continue reading Are You Pondering What I’m Pondering?

Dear Reggie McKenzie,

Hi. Jim Snowden here. You don’t know me. I’m the author of a book you most likely haven’t read called Dismantle the Sun. I don’t take your failure to own a copy personally. It hasn’t been out long, didn’t have an enormous publicity campaign, and at any rate I’m sure that over the course of the… Continue reading Dear Reggie McKenzie,

Mr. Knapp, That’s Not the Issue

I don’t blog about football much, even though I live or die (mostly die, in recent years) with the Oakland Raiders, whose offensive coordinator, Greg Knapp, has been under fire for the last two weeks because the running game he coordinates is next to last in the league. “Let’s keep things in perspective for a… Continue reading Mr. Knapp, That’s Not the Issue