Last Thursday was a good day for Raiders fans. For the first time since January 3rd, we got to see the Oakland Raiders play a football game. Not only did the Raiders have their first game in several months, the Raiders had a great comeback victory in the final minutes of the game. Although it was only pre-season, it was still exciting to see Raider football.
But on Friday morning, I didn't see any headlines that said "Raiders Come From Behind To Beat 'Boys". The headlines I saw were that a friend of JaMarcus Russell stepped forward and said that the "purple drank" didn't belong to Russell, it belonged to him.
A good night for the Raiders got very little media attention. All the attention went to the JaMarcus Russell codeine case. The Raiders made strides in their [...]
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