One of the league's most storied franchises hopes to turn its recent misfortune around.
"I take pride in my sleep," Cooper tells HuffPost.
The Raiders have been knocked out of the playoff hunt. The Green Bay Packers leave Oakland unscathed, staying atop the NFC North with a 30-20 win over Oakland.
It was an amazing performance by Derek Carr who left last week's game early in the second quarter with a hand injury. In the final minutes of regulation, Carr threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Seth Roberts and led the Raiders to a 37-33 victory over the Baltimore Ravens.
It's only the first game of the preseason and the Raiders looked better than they have in the past three years.
We need to start working out.