Dear Oakland Raiders, I’m Sorry: JaMarcus Russell’s Need to Apologize

May 7, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The Raiders fans rejoiced yesterday in what have must have felt like removing an unwanted wart or a cancerous tumor.
It's a done deal, and instantly reports are flying about JaMarcus Russell being the greatest draft bust ever. Is he? Well, he's definately in the running, but I did see the man have flashes of brilliance, and I did see him win a few games in tough predicaments for the Silver and Black.
As a Charger fan myself, I personally have to thank the guy for his performance in Denver in the 2008 season. It was gutsy, it was for nothing, and he played like an All-Pro, winning by three touchdown passes.
Had he not done that, the Broncos would have clinched the division with nine wins, and San Diego would have been bumped out of the playoff running. However we were able to host a playoff game generating huge revenue for the city and the Chargers organization with a playoff win over the 12-4 Colts.
With that said , I have to still give Ryan Leaf top honors as bigge...

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