This is inspired by my partner, Steve Corrkan’s previous work about the easiness of the 2018 Oakland Raiders schedule based upon 2017 results. Just three of the Raiders’ 2018 opponents made the playoffs last season: Kansas City Chiefs, Los Angeles Rams and Pittsburgh Steelers. That’s four games (just a quarter of the season) and three
Bill Williamson has been a professional sports journalist for 28 years. He has covered the NFL for 22 straight years. He has been covering the Oakland Raiders for the past nine years, including seven at ESPN.com.