Sometimes after a loss, NFL players will sugarcoat their feelings when asked how their team played. Then there are other times where they'll say exactly what's on their minds -- and that's what Charles Woodson did on Sunday. Following Oakland's loss to Houston , Woodson was asked how the Texans were able to get off to such a fast start. The year-old cornerback didn't hold back with his answer.
Young Raiders defense still looking for invaluable experience on how to close games
Charles Woodson on Oakland Raiders: 'We suck'
Just a week ago, the Raiders were holding their own against the Kansas City Chiefs. Not bad at all. What exactly happened today? The Raiders lost to the Falcons, and not a particularly imposing Falcons team either. Atlanta entered the weekend 3—7 on the season, with one the worst defenses in the league, without receiver Julio Jones, and fresh off a loss to the Saints. It does not quite compute that Las Vegas would really be bothered by this opponent, let alone thumped by them, but man did the Raiders suck!
The Raiders Are Not To Be Trusted
Despite being up two points with 19 seconds left in the game, the Raiders defense could not find a way to pull out the game, losing a devastating, last-second defeat to the Miami Dolphins. I'm sick for our defense. I'm sick for our team," said quarterback Derek Carr, who played through a groin injury sustained last week against the Chargers. My heart feels for them. My heart feels for our fans to watch and to be so excited and we take the lead, and then it's gone.
They had a four-point lead, and the Raiders had 46 yards to go in just 13 seconds with no timeouts remaining. To get finally get their first win of the season, all the Jets had to do was keep the Raiders out of the end zone. No touchdown, and they'd never have to hear another word about