MONSTER show! The Windbags take you through the entire whirlwind of Jon Gruden's leaked emails, his firing, the players reactions, the challenges facing Rich Bisaccia in as interim head coach, why we think Mike Mayock will lead this team now, what this means for Derek Carr and a look back at Raiders-Bears. Plus, we are joined by Sanjit T from Las Vegas Raiders Network for his analysis of the entire Jon Gruden fiasco.
The Las Vegas Raiders took on the Chicago Bears at Allegiant Stadium.
The Windbags look back at the good, the bad and the ugly from the Chargers loss. Which team has the best trash talkers? Hunter Renfrow is the man, Alex Leatherwood is not. Jon Gruden on the team’s slow starts. Derek Carr on team unity. Joey Bosa’s not news, headliner-making comments.
The Las Vegas Raiders traveled to the Los Angeles Chargers in week 4.
The Windbags recap the Raiders thrilling overtime win over the Miami Dolphins. Derek Carr continues his MVP caliber season. How the run game doesn’t require a quality running back. Darren Waller, Hunter Renfrow, Henry Ruggs and Bryan Edwards all coming together in receptions. Who should get the most credit for the Raiders success on defense: Gus Bradley or Yannick Ngakoue? They explain why the Raiders’ defensive success IS sustainable. Jon Gruden’s been listening to his critics. Raiders-Chargers preview. Plus, Juan Soto responds to his critiques for all his Derek Carr hate.
The Las Vegas Raiders defeat the Miami Dolphins in overtime in week three, BARELY dodging the bullet they could not dodge last season.
The Windbags soak up all the joy of the Raiders being 2-0. They assess how national media views Derek Carr and his incredible start to the season. Jon Gruden’s subtle philosophy changes are reaping benefits. Full analysis of the Raiders win over the Steelers. Plus, last week’s host Jimmy Smith pays his debt.
We chat with WWE Raw announcer and die hard Steelers fan Jimmy Smith about the upcoming showdown. They discuss how that historic rivalry has fizzled out over the years, Sunday’s match-up and Ben Roethlisberger’s longevity. Plus, they make a SiriusXM radio bet on the game.
Also, the Windbags discuss the Good, the Bad and the Ugly from Raiders-Ravens, Derek Carr’s leadership and how the Steelers match-up with the Raiders.
The Las Vegas Raiders defeat the Baltimore Ravens 33-27 in overtime in the first NFL game with fans at Allegiant Stadium and it was one for the ages.