Oakland Raiders Midseason Report Card

November 5, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Quarterback: C
The Raiders have had instability at the quarterback position since Rich Gannon retired. This year, they bring in Jason Campbell, but Bruce Gradkowski took over in Week 2. Well Campbell has taken back over since Gradkowski's shoulder injury, and Campbell has played well. During the Raiders' two-game winning streak, Campbell has thrown for over 500 yards with four touchdowns and no interceptions. Due to the poor play of quarterback early in the season, the Raiders passing game earns the grade of a C.
Running Back: A+
The Raiders' running game speaks for itself, being second in the NFL in rushing only behind the Chiefs. The Raiders are averaging over almost 170 yards per game, and this is due to the breakout year of Darren McFadden. In 6 games, McFadden has 668 yards and four touchdowns. To compliment him, is 245-pound Michael Bush who has rushed for over 307 yards and has rushed for four touchdowns as well. With nearly 600 yards rushing over the ...

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