OPPOSING VIEWS: Raiders Didn't Pass the Test

Ian Logue
October 03, 2011 at 10:16am ET

Fitzgerald: Pats’ run of glory less popular among foes
Patriots notebook: Bill Belichick, coaching staff begin preparations for Philadelphia Eagles
Lazar: Tom Brady faces some hurdles he’s never beaten in this Super Bowl
ESPN’s ‘Two Bills’ on Parcells and Belichick will fascinate fans
Guregian: What happens to Patriots offense if Rob Gronkowski can’t play in Super Bowl?

While going through and gathering the links for this morning's Patriots entry, here are the list of articles out in Oakland that you may want to check out.  Lots of doom and gloom out in the Bay Area today:

Guys like this guy aren't too happy after yesterday's loss by the Raiders out in Oakland. (FILE:Icon/SMI)

Mistakes costly to Oakland Raiders in 31-19 loss to New England Patriots - Jerry McDonald

Raiders notebook: Coach Hue Jackson, players blame themselves for humbling loss to New England Patriots - Jerry McDonald

Patriots show Raiders the next level - Jerry McDonald

No excuses for Seymour, Raiders‎ - Daniel Brown/Sacramento Bee

Richard Seymour's tough-luck afternoon‎ - San Francisco Chronicle

More controversy stokes Pats-Raiders rivalry‎ - San Francisco Chronicle

Raiders Game review‎ - San Francisco Chronicle

Raiders report card: Week 4‎ - Sacramento Bee

Raiders lose to Patriots with another defensive letdown‎ - Sacremento Bee

Raiders notes: Diminutive Welker stands out for Patriots‎ - Sacremento Bee

Ailene Voisin: Raiders miss a big opportunity‎ - Sacremento Bee

Seymour too amped up to face former team?‎ - CSNBayArea.com

Raiders don't pass the test‎ - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Mistakes, Porous Defense Doom Raiders‎ - NBC Bay Area

Campbell acknowledges 'bonehead mistake'‎ - CSNBayArea.com

Patriots put Raiders' hopes in perspective‎ - CSNBayArea.com