Oakland Raiders: Making Outrageous Comparisons

March 27, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Yes, I used the word "outrageous," because what has happened to the Oakland Raiders in the past seven years is outrageous.
Having the audacity to compare aspects of the Oakland Raiders franchise with the New Orleans Saints, Indianapolis Colts, and Pittsburgh Steelers is probably going to piss somebody off—and it is a good thing to get a little agitated.
Let's just say it is about time to examine the Raiders' situation from every angle, leaving no stones unturned.
Anybody who thinks that numbers are not important is living in a very limited reality, in my opinion. If numbers don't matter, then why are there so many NFL statistics posted in so many places on the Internet?
Numbers do matter.
As a response to one comment, this example was given: If numbers do not matter, then think about a body with only one eye and one leg. Would the quality of life of a person with that body be changed dramatically when compared with someone who has two eyes and...

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