Oakland
Raiders
Stadium RingCentral Coliseum
1-1-0 Overall | 1-1 AFC WEST 2nd
TEAM STATSRUSHINGPASSINGPTS/G
Offense113.5228.517
Defense63355.522
Schedule
Preseason
Week 2Sat  8/10
vs
Rams
W14-3
Week 3Thu  8/15
@
Cardinals
W33-26
Week 4Thu  8/22
vs
Packers
W22-21
Week 5Thu  8/29
@
Seahawks
L15-17
Regular season
Week 1Mon  9/9
vs
Broncos
W24-16
Week 2Sun  9/15
vs
Chiefs
L10-28
Week 3Sun  9/22
@
Vikings
FOX1:00pm
Week 4Sun  9/29
@
Colts
CBS1:00pm
Week 5Sun  10/6
vs
Bears
FOX1:00pm
Week 7Sun  10/20
@
Packers
CBS1:00pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

The Raiders are not contenders to win the Super Bowl at 300/1, 0.3%. They are one of 4 teams with these odds (#25 in the league). They do not have any real chance to win the Super Bowl. They are not a good value to win the AFC either at 40/1, 2.4%. They are projected to win 6 games and live up to their pre-season futures line of 6. Their playoff chances stand at 7.9% (0.9% to win the division). Their average wins per simulation puts them at #11 in the AFC.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

Based on the money lines, the Raiders had an expected win percentage of 34% after 2 games. At 1-1, they are beating expectations. If you bet on them to win every game you would be up 31 units. They are 1-1 against the spread for a -10 loss. Their under-over record is 2-0. Oddsmakers had low expectations for them last season (expected win percentage = 32%) and they failed to live up to even these low expectations going 4-12. They were not good against the spread going 6-10 (-500 loss). More of their games came in under (9) than went over (6). In their next game vs the Vikings they are only winning 28% of the simulations. The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).

TEAM OFFENSIVE AND DEFENSIVE STATS WITH LEAGUE RANKINGS

They are a very poor scoring team based on points per game, despite having a much better yards per play rank. They are a very poor scoring defense based on points per game and a below average defensive TD rate.

TEAM OFFENSE (League Rank):

TEAM DEFENSE:

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team led by Darren Waller who is projected to be the #5 TE the rest of the season. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
77 Brown, Trent T6-838004/13/19935Florida
55 Burfict, Vontaze OLB6-125509/24/19908Arizona State
31 Burris, Juston CB6-021208/04/19934NC State
8 Carlson, Daniel K6-521501/23/19952Auburn
4 Carr, Derek QB6-321003/28/19916Fresno State
85 Carrier, Derek TE6-324007/25/19907Beloit
6 Cole, A.J. P6-422011/27/19950NC State
21 Conley, Gareon CB6-019006/29/19953Ohio State
98 Crosby, Maxx DE6-525508/22/19970Eastern Michigan
65 Devey, Jordan G6-632001/11/19886Memphis
89 Doss, Keelan WR6-320403/21/19960California-Davis
96 Ferrell, Clelin DE6-426505/17/19970Clemson
7 Glennon, Mike QB6-722512/12/19897NC State
71 Good, Denzelle T6-534003/08/19915Mars Hill
19 Grant, Ryan WR6-019512/19/19906Tulane
92 Hall, P.J. DT6-030504/05/19952Sam Houston State
90 Hankins, Johnathan DT6-334003/30/19927Ohio State
17 Harris, Dwayne WR5-1021509/16/19879East Carolina
25 Harris, Erik FS6-222004/02/19904California (PA)
61 Hudson, Rodney C6-231507/12/19899Florida State
73 Hurst, Maurice DT6-129105/09/19952Michigan
45 Ingold, Alec RB6-124007/09/19960Wisconsin
66 Jackson, Gabe G6-333507/12/19916Mississippi State
28 Jacobs, Josh RB5-1022002/11/19980Alabama
68 James, Andre T6-430005/02/19970UCLA
42 Joseph, Karl FS5-1020009/08/19934West Virginia
29 Joyner, Lamarcus FS5-818511/27/19906Florida State
99 Key, Arden DE6-524005/03/19962LSU
14 Kizer, DeShone QB6-423501/03/19963Notre Dame
32 Leavitt, Dallin DB5-1019508/08/19941Utah State
52 Lee, Marquel MLB6-323510/21/19953Wake Forest
94 Liuget, Corey DT6-230003/18/19909Illinois
97 Mauro, Josh DE6-629002/17/19916Stanford
91 Mayowa, Benson DE6-326508/03/19917Idaho
74 Miller, Kolton T6-832510/09/19952UCLA
87 Moreau, Foster TE6-425005/06/19970LSU
50 Morrow, Nicholas LB6-022507/10/19953Greenville College
27 Mullen, Trayvon CB6-220009/20/19970Clemson
15 Nelson, J.J. WR5-1016004/24/19925UAB
22 Nixon, Keisean DB5-1020006/22/19970South Carolina
75 Parker, Brandon T6-832010/21/19952North Carolina A&T
13 Renfrow, Hunter WR5-1018512/21/19950Clemson
30 Richard, Jalen RB5-820510/15/19934Southern Miss
35 Riley, Curtis FS6-019007/18/19925Fresno State
72 Sharpe, David T6-633010/21/19953Florida
47 Sieg, Trent LS6-32400Colorado State
83 Waller, Darren TE6-625509/13/19923Georgia Tech
33 Washington, DeAndre RB5-821002/22/19934Texas Tech
59 Whitehead, Tahir OLB6-124104/02/19908Temple
58 Wilber, Kyle LB6-424004/26/19898Wake Forest
16 Williams, Tyrell WR6-420502/12/19925Western Oregon
20 Worley, Daryl CB6-121502/22/19954West Virginia