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However a friendship between the 2 Bay Space stars evidently will not do a lot to chill down the rivalry between some bitter AFC West foes.
Together with expressing his happiness for the veteran operating again in an look at Lynch’s native soccer camp, Peters made positive so as to add that he and the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs plan on sustaining their dominance over the Raiders this fall.
“It is going to really feel good for him,” Peters stated, in response to Jimmy Durkin of The Mercury Information. “It is going to be a very good feeling, It will be a great feeling for Oakland. However once we come right here, we will beat the canine (expletive) out of him.”
Kansas Metropolis is at present driving a 5-recreation profitable streak over the Raiders that dates again to earlier than Peters was chosen within the first spherical of the 2015 draft. The silver and black’s final win within the division rivalry, oddly sufficient, was their first after an zero-10 begin to the 2014 marketing campaign.
The newest pair of Chiefs victories got here regardless of Oakland’s speedy ascent final season, every much more convincing than even the 26-10 and 21-thirteen remaining scores might have proven.
Oakland can be hoping that the arrival of Lynch, along with the a number of different upgrades made on each side of the ball, can lastly permit the membership to interrupt by way of towards the defending AFC West champs.
As was the case in 2016, the annual showdowns might go a great distance towards deciding the division title at season’s finish.