Vegas Nation - Raiders Football
Summary: Vegas Nation host Heidi Fang and Las Vegas Review-Journal reporting staff discuss the top storylines around the Oakland (soon-to-be Las Vegas) Raiders. They are often joined by guests to tackle everything you need to know about the Raiders.
Coming off of a 26-14 win over the Broncos, the Raiders will face another AFC West opponent in the Chiefs at RingCentral Coliseum in Oakland on Sunday. The Vegas Nation crew talks about the matchup, how the defense will look without rookie safety Johnathan Abram and more.
Raiders safety Johnathan Abram joins the Vegas Nation podcast to talk about his injury, playing through it on "Monday Night Football" and realizing its severity. Abram also discusses how he’ll spend his time away from football.
Jon Gruden took home his 100th win as a head coach in the NFL when the Raiders beat the Broncos 24-16 on Monday. The Vegas Nation crew broke down the win, discussed how the team performed without Antonio Brown, answered fan questions and gave details on Gareon Conley's injury.
The Vegas Nation crew discuss 72 hours of mayhem, talk about where the dust will settle and answer fan questions.
Antonio Brown reunited with his teammates on Friday after issuing an apology to them that morning at a meeting in Alameda. The star wide receiver is expected to play Monday Night Football against the visiting Denver Broncos at the RingCentral Coliseum in Oakland. Heidi Fang and Myles Simmons break down the latest happenings with Antonio Brown and the Raiders and what his return means for their season opener.
What could Antonio Brown's future be with the Raiders following his altercation with the team's general manager, Mike Mayock? The Vegas Nation crew break down what could happen, with a statement from the team potentially being released prior to the Raiders' first regular season game against the Denver Broncos on Monday night.
The Raiders cut their roster down to the 53-man limit, and several players who were featured on HBO's Hard Knocks did not make the cut. Heidi Fang, Myles Simmons and former Raiders CB Stan Routt discuss the moves, talk about who could return to the team at some point and give their final thoughts on the show.
Sirius XM NFL Radio host Alex Marvez joins the Vegas Nation crew to give a season preview for the team. The Raiders ended the preseason with a record of 3-1 after suffering a loss to the Seahawks in Seattle.
The date for final roster cuts is nearing and in this episode of HBO's Hard Knocks with the Raiders, we get a look at several players who are on the bubble when it comes to making the 53-man roster. Heidi Fang, Myles Simmons, and former Raiders CB Stan Routt discuss which of those players have a chance of making the team, what stood out on the episode and some of best moments of their Week 3 game in Winnipeg.
The Raiders moved to 3-0 in the preseason with a come-from-behind win over the Green Bay Packers in Winnipeg, Canada. The Vegas Nation crew talks about the conditions of the turf at IG Field that led to the game being played on an 80-yard field, who stood out in the team's 22-21 win and more.
The Antonio Brown saga continued in the third episode of HBO's Hard Knocks. The Review-Journal's Heidi Fang and former Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt talk about the ultimatum general manager Mike Mayock issued to his star wide receiver, which bubble players have a chance of making the team and more.
The Raiders are now 2-0 in the preseason after a 33-26 road win over the Arizona Cardinals. Heidi Fang, Adam Hill and Myles Simmons break down the team's performance, which players on the bubble could make the 53-man roster and what the starters looked like. They also discuss the latest reports on star wideout Antonio Brown.
HBO Hard Knocks episode 2 is in the books. Heidi Fang, Adam Hill and former Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt discuss the intimate look fans got at the team, all the Antonio Brown drama, Hunter Renfrow's singing voice and more.
The Raiders are getting thinner at the offensive guard position after Gabe Jackson suffered an injury at training camp. Michael Gehlken, Heidi Fang and Adam Hill discuss the offensive line depth, when Antonio Brown could be back and more.
The first episode of the Raiders on HBO Hard Knocks is in the books. Michael Gehlken, Heidi Fang and former Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt discuss the intimate look fans got at quarterback Derek Carr, how problematic wide receiver Antonio Brown's foot injury could be, the aggressive nature of rookie safety Jonathan Abram and more.