The Broncos at home and the small line may be one of the better bets on Sunday's board. "We'll see how it goes". Amari Cooper was dropping ball like they were literally hot.
"I always want the ball, " Anderson said Wednesday.
On defense, the story didn't get any better.
The Raiders started their season with two wins over the Tennessee Titans and the New York Jets, but lost to the Redskins in week three. Once again, the Oakland run defense turned out to not be up to the challenge.
JETS: Running back Matt Forte won't play Sunday against Jacksonville because of turf toe. "[Mack] is All-Pro; what was he, Defensive Player of the Year?" Other than that, it was a great game; NOT! The Raiders could also opt to use formations with multiple tight ends, with Clive Walford getting more work along with Jared Cook and Lee Smith. "Guys like that make a difference, we just have to make sure we keep him under control".
"He's as dynamic a pass rusher as there is", Raiders right tackle Marshall Newhouse said. Khalil Mack said of the Raiders' sit-down: "I feel like it was a one-time thing. I think this adds a little bit more to the game", said Kevin Drako with Appliance Factory-Mattress Kingdom. The Oakland Raiders (2-1) will travel to the Mile High City to take on the Denver Broncos (2-1) in a huge AFC West rivalry game in Week 4. Well, we're going to need to let them starve to death. The Raider offense needs to be balanced this weekend. The Broncos also were beaten badly in Week 3, so expect both teams to come out fired up in this one. Denver quarterback Trevor Siemian in last weeks road loss to the Bills failed to throw a touchdown, but did manage to throw two interceptions. For those who can not get in front of a screen for the game, head over to either team's homepage to check out radio listings. However, Oakland has expressed confidence and claims that it will bounce back for a win.
Another key is keeping Mack outside and allowing for a clean pocket inside for your quarterback to step into. If the Broncos give up a Field goal, touchdown or a safety, you're stuck with the bill. Denver must not be allowed to utilize their play action passing attack! Since 2014, the Raiders are 2-18 when they have a negative turnover margin, compared with 22-9 when the margin is even or better. Oakland's secondary ranks in the top 10 for yards against, but may be missing a player on Sunday. Moreover, if we lose to Denver, and the Chiefs beat the Redskins, we're going to end up toward the bottom of our division.
However what happens if the Raiders lose?
BEARS: A day after Thursday night's 35-14 loss to Green Bay, Coach John Fox called it too early to make announcements on removing starting quarterback Mike Glennon in favor of rookie Mitchell Trubisky or veteran Mark Sanchez.
You know what I'm saying. Will we have a solid offensive game plan? Can the defense hold up? Will the players execute? All of these questions, and more will be answered (one way, or another) this Sunday in Denver.