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This column covers the world of NFL football from the different perspectives of various writers across the country.

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NFL WK 7 Preview – Bettor’s Guide: Invincible Jaguars? Overseas at least.

LOS ANGELES, Thursday, October 21 — The Jacksonville Jaguars could not win in the United States, but this year they are invincible overseas. They won the London Stupor Bowl on the final play against their pathetic intrastate rival Miami Dolphins. Urban Meyer has now won a game as an NFL head coach. Trevor Lawrence has ...

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NFL 2021 Week 6 Preview & Bettors Guide: Al Davis and a better Raiders

LOS ANGELES, October 14, 2021 — 10 years ago, Raiders owner Al Davis died. Coach Hue Jackson rallied the team. The Raiders produced an epic and inspiring road win for the ages. 10 years later, the Raider Nation has taken another gut punch. Jon Gruden is not dead, but he is gone. (Cancel Culture gets ...

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Cancel Culture gets Raiders coach Jon Gruden for thinking mean thoughts

LOS ANGELES, October 11, 2021 — The 8th day of October was supposed to be a celebration for the Raider Nation. The 10th anniversary of the death of owner and coach Al Davis was supposed to fire up the Silver and Black fans around the world. Instead, the NFL and the Raiders were rocked by ...

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2021 Week 5 Preview and Bettor’s Guide: A silly NFL season

LOS ANGELES, October 6, 2021 — The Arizona Cardinals are for real. That sentence itself seems silly. Born in 1899, this franchise has been the model of futility. They moved from Chicago to St. Louis before relocating to Phoenix. They have endured mostly losing seasons. The last time they started 4-0 in 2012, they finished ...

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NFL Week 3 preview: Will Raiders continue their 2-0 streak?

LOS ANGELES, September 23, 2021 — One of the biggest surprises of the 2021 NFL season has been the Raiders. They are 2-0, with both wins coming against very good teams. The Silver and Black survived a harrowing Monday night opener against Baltimore. Then overcoming a 14-0 deficit and won an overtime thriller for the ...

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Carl Nassib is a winning member of the Raiders who happens to be gay

LOS ANGELES, September 14, 2021 — A few weeks ago, Las Vegas Raiders defensive end Carl Nassib became the first active NFL player to announce that he is gay. The reaction to Mr. Nassib’s announcement was met with mostly positive responses. The NFL embraced him. The fans were happy for him. And on September 13th ...

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Pro Football Hall of Fame: NFL 2020-2021 enshrinement predictions

LOS ANGELES — On Sunday, Super Bowl LV (55) in Tampa will conclude by crowning the champion of the 2020 National Football League season. The winning team has bragging rights to having the best football players on the field this season. But one day earlier, on Saturday, several retired NFL players and contributors will join ...