Ice Cube: Raiders will always belong to L.A.


Don’t forget to check out ESPN at 5 p.m. PDT today for the showing of “Straight Outta L.A.,” Ice Cube’s documentary about the Raiders in Los Angeles.
Our Chuck Barney has seen the piece and here’s what he thinks.
Chuck points out that Ice Cube has this to say about Oakland’s NFL team: “The silver and black might call another place home, but the Raiders will always belong to L.A.”
What do you guys think?


Dates, times of Raiders exhibition games released





The league Monday announced the dates and starting times of the Raiders four exhibition games this summer. Here is the game-by-game breakdown:

The Raiders play the Dallas Cowboys on the road Aug. 12 at 6 p.m.

The Raiders play the Chicago Bears on the road Aug. 21 at 5:30 p.m.

The Raiders host the 49ers on Aug. 28 at 6 p.m.

The Raiders host the Seattle Seahawks on Sept. 2 at 7 p.m.

The Raiders first roster cutdown to 75 players comes Aug. 31, between their final two exhibition games. The second and final mandatory roster cutdown to 53 players takes place Sept. 4.

Oakland’s first regular-season game is Sept. 12 against the Tennessee Titans in Nashville.