This Raiders season seems destined to be defined by the Khalil Mack trade.After coach Jon Gruden made the decision to send Mack to Chicago Bo Jackson Jersey
, Oakland has struggled to rush the passer. Right now, no team in the league is worse at pressuring the quarterback than the Raiders.According to Chris Trapasso of the Buffalo News, using data compiled by Pro Football Focus, the Raiders are dead last in the NFL in pressure rate: Oakland has pressured the opposing quarterback on only 21.3 percent of passes, easily the worst rate in the league. No other defense is below 25 percent.The Raiders are also tied for last in the league in sacks, with just seven this season. Bruce Irvin has three sacks, Maurice Hurst has two, Arden Key and Clinton McDonald have one apiece. That’s it.Football Outsiders has a stat called Adjusted Sack Rate, which ranks teams on how frequently they get sacks (or force intentional grounding penalties) adjusted for down, distance https://www.raiderslockerroom.com/authentic-antonio-brown-jersey
, and opponent. On that score the Raiders rank 31st in the league, ahead of only the Giants.So no matter how you slice it, the Raiders are one of the worst teams in the league at getting to the opposing quarterback. Gruden was playing the long game when he traded Mack and got the Bears’ next two first-round draft picks, but in the short term he crippled his defense. The Raiders will finish out their time in Oakland playing at the Coliseum which this season will be known as Ring Central Coliseum, and they certainly hope to win a ring in their final season by..." />Skip to main contentclockmenumore-arrownoyesSilver And Black Pride homepageHorizontal - WhiteSilver And Black Pridean Oakland Raiders communityFollow Silver And Black Pride online:Follow Silver And Black Pride on TwitterFollow Silver And Black Pride on FacebookLog in or sign upLog InSign UpSite searchSearchSearchSilver And Black Pride main menuFanpostsFanshotsRaidersOddsAboutMastheadCommunity GuidelinesStubHubMoreAll 321 blogs on Horizontal - WhiteFanposts Fanshots Raiders StoriesScheduleRosterStatsYahoo Raiders NewsYahoo Raiders Team PageYahoo Raiders ReportYahoo Raiders Depth ChartYahoo Raiders TransactionsYahoo Raiders PhotosOdds About Masthead Community Guidelines ng rights deal for Las Vegas Raiders stadiumNew,82commentsPDTShare this storyShare this on FacebookShare this on TwitterShareAll sharing optionsShareAll sharing options for:Allegiant Airlines nearing naming rights deal for Las Vegas Raiders stadiumTwitterFacebookRedditPocketFlipboardEmailThe Raiders will finish out their time in Oakland playing at the Coliseum which this season will be known as Ring Central Coliseum, and they certainly hope to win a ring in their final season by the Bay. But in 2020 they’re scheduled to move to their new digs in Las Vegas, and it appears as though the naming rights to that stadium are about to be doled out.‘Allegiant’ is a funny name for a stadium which features the Raiders, who are allegiant to nowhere in particular, and will have resided in three different cities by the time they move into this stadium. However Womens Derek Carr Jersey
, I can see why they’d be interested in plastering their name on the stadium, as they provide the sort of cheap flights that California fans might want to take to get to football games in Sin City.Unfortunately for Allegiant, Raider fans have already given nicknames to the stadium, calling it “The Thunderdome” or the “Death Star”. No amount of corporate branding will change how dark, looming and Raider-ish the new stadium looks and will continue to look when it’s completed, but the Raiders will take Allegiant’s money anyway. If they’re lucky, Raider fans will give the stadium a new nickname: The Al.