The Lofton Files: Random Notes

19 January 2012 Comments are off for this post.
Head coaching moves tend to grab the headlines – and the guys who get hired tend to grab the big bucks – but some of the assistant coaching moves can be real head-scratchers. Although Jeff Fisher picking The Arch over South Beach is one to make you think, isn’t it?…
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NFL Insider Overtime: Playoff Picks

30 December 2011 Comments are off for this post.
It’s Week 17 and that means it’s crunch time in the playoff chase. This week, NFL Insider hosts Mark Malone and Steve Tasker give their picks for the teams they think will be in the tournament come playoff time next weekend. (Online Exclusive: Listen to Mark Malone and Steve Tasker…
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The Lofton Files: The Playoffs Are Here!

29 December 2011 Comments are off for this post.
The Playoffs Are Here! Well, almost. But Week 17 is the next best thing with a play-in game and a bunch of teams still in the mix. The NFL got it right with divisional games the last week of the regular season. Dallas at the New York Giants on Sunday…
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TNF Radio Highlights and Recap: Raiders 24 – Chargers 17

10 November 2011 Comments are off for this post.
SAN DIEGO (11/10/11) – Michael Bush ran for 157 yards and a touchdown on 30 carries as the Oakland Raiders defeated San Diego to take sole possession of first place in the AFC West. Carson Palmer was 14-20 for 299 yards – including two touchdown passes to Denarius Moore –…
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Tributes to Al Davis: Howie Long, James Lofton, Jim Gray and more

10 October 2011 Comments are off for this post.
10/10/11 - The football world lost an icon when Al Davis passed away over the weekend. His influence on the game was huge and tributes poured in from the likes of Howie Long, Tom Flores and James Lofton, among many others...

MNF Radio Highlights and Recap: Raiders 23 – Broncos 20

12 September 2011 Comments are off for this post.
DENVER (9/12/11) – Sebastian Janikowski tied the record for the longest field goal in NFL history as the Oakland Raiders (1-0) beat the Denver Broncos 23-20 on a soggy Monday night in the Mile High City. Eric Decker had a 90-yd punt return for a touchdown for the Broncos (0-1).…
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