The Raiders are taking the field to pyro technics today. This is the first time I have seen them come out to such fanfare before and I think it's a pretty good idea. Spring for some flashes and fog and get them and the crowd a bit more pumped.
It's the home opener for the Raiders and they are facing the lowly Jaguars.
Undrafted free agent Ryan Robinson gets the nod in place of last year's fifth round pick, Jack Crawford.
Kaluka Maiava was questionable after being limited in practice Friday but he will play.
Now after a...uh...we'll call it stirring (ehem) rendition of the National Anthem by Zendaya, let's play.
The Raiders won the toss and defer to the second half. Janikowski to kick off.
As usual keep up with my in game tweets @LeviDamien