Shutdown Corner is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per day in reverse order of our initial 2016 power rankings. If the Oakland Raiders break out this season, we can point to last Dec. 13 as one of the turning points. Against the Denver Broncos, defensive star Khalil Mack had five sacks.
After a heartbreaking loss in Jacksonville, Madden now has the Ravens at 2-1. The Ravens will head back to Baltimore to take on the upstart Oakland Raiders in what should be a highly contested game. The kickoff from Ravens' Justin Tucker sailed out of the back of the end zone to send out the young Raiders phenom quarterback Derek Carr and the Raiders' offense to the 20-yard line. The Raiders immediately get things going with a 29-yard completion to wide receiver Amari Cooper and a few rushes by running back Latavius Murray. Baltimore plays it's bend but don't break defense, leaving Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski with a 51-yard field goal attempt. Kick is up, and he misses! Out come the