The Raiders defense didn’t completely shut down the Titans, but they did come up with big plays in key situations.
While clinging to a 13-10 lead to start the second half, it wouldn’t have been a shock to see the Raiders give up a few big drives, which would have turned the game into a shootout, but that’s not what happened.
On six offensive possessions in the second half, the Titans only got inside the red zone one time, and even then, the Raider still came up big. The biggest play of the game might have been a third-and-2 play the Titans ran from Oakland’s 7-yard line. On the play, DeMarco Murray got stuffed for a one-yard loss by rookie Nicholas Morrow.
At this time last year, Morrow, who was an undrafted free agent, was playing football for D-III Greenville University. The linebacker’s story is almost as wild as Tavecchio’s.
Two available CBS TV analysts I’d like to be seated between during Super Bowl LII: Trent Green and James Lofton. Hey, easy on the crab dip!
If Giancarlo Stannton receives a $50,000 bonus from the Yankees for making the All-Star team, I’ll help him out. He’ll give me $10,000 and I’ll spend a few hours a day banging his name into the online ballot box. That would remove all doubt and we’d both make out.
Game Kids Ryan Suter Jersey Super Bowl on radio again will be nationally carried by Westwood One and called by Kevin Hollerin’ Harlan, likely meaning we’ll stylishly hear that a team moved the chains 锟斤拷 partially useless, as we’ll be unable to see how far the first down moved said chains. Brings to comical memory the CBS Radio radio team, Jack Buck and Hank Stram. Stram would note that Number 57 came in to make that tackle.
This is only the beginning, Gurley told reporters after last week’s 35-30 upset win over the Cowboys. We’ve been here last year at 3-1 and then we only won one game after that. So, we have to keep that in mind as well and we definitely have to keep moving forward and get better every week. Don’t get complacent.
Sunday provides a perfect litmus test as to just how different the Rams are from a year ago as they host the Seahawks.
I know this isn’t the most popular answer, but Lewis is the best man for the job, and the Bengals wouldn’t find anyone better equipped to handle the challenges of building a champion in Cincinnati. That’s right — I’m saying the man that many Bengals fans want to run out the door is best suited to lead the franchise back to prominence, because he’s done it before.
Remember, Lewis is the winningest coach in franchise history, with a 125-112-3 record (.527 winning percentage) plus Authentic Karl Mecklenburg Jersey seven playoff appearances on his resume. In the 35 seasons before his arrival, the Bengals only won 42.6 percent of their games and made the playoffs just seven times.