Oakland Raiders: Don’t Count Them Out in the AFC West This Season

August 6, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Every year, all the teams start square.  All 32 teams in first place; and have unlimited potential to make it all the way to the Super Bowl.  Each team has the potential to become great, or fall by the wayside and hope they can find a good high draft pick the next year. 
This season, the AFC West is no exception.  The Broncos and Chargers have been dominating it for the past few years, but a new team could be heading for the top of the division: the Oakland Raiders.
Oakland has not always been a bad team.  They made the Super Bowl in 2002 (Although it seems like an eternity to Raider fans) but since then, they have been lucky to win more than 5 games. 
However, with losing a lot of games, there comes lots of high draft picks.  The talent (well, some of it) is finally starting to pay off, and they can ride that talent throughout the season.
The Offense
This is where the Raiders are looking very different this season.  Th...

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