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3 hrs ago | Silver And Black Pride

Raiders 2014 Free Agency - Clearing some misconceptions

Something that I'm getting really, really tired of hearing about is how the Oakland Raiders are showing how inept and pathetic they are yet again by signing older and declining free agents and somehow expecting to compete against the mighty Denver Broncos , the upstart San Diego Chargers and surprise Kansas City Chiefs .


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Justin Tuck, NFL Players, Khalil Mack, Matt Schaub, LaMarr Woodley, Derek Carr

7 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Alex Smith's Contract Extension Is the Perfect Deal for the Kansas City Chiefs

Quarterback Alex Smith signed a four-year extension with the Kansas City Chiefs Sunday with $45 million in guaranteed money, as first reported by Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star .


Related Topix: Sports, Kansas City Chiefs, NFL Football, Alex Smith (San Francisco 49ers), NFL Players, Justin Houston, Matt Schaub

10 hrs ago |

Oakland Raiders: 53 man roster and analysis on final cuts

Yesterday, NFL teams were required to make their final cuts to being rosters down to 53 players for the regular season.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Nick Kasa, Neiko Thorpe, T.J Carrie, Sio Moore, NFL Players, David Ausberry

14 hrs ago | Rant Sports

Is WR Denarius Moore Surviving The Cut A Good Thing For Oakland Raiders?

There's a lot truth to that old saying, "the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result."


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denarius Moore, NFL Players, Greg Little, Andre Holmes, Brice Butler, James Jones

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Former Staten Islander Scott Simonson signed to Oakland Raiders practice squad

Oakland Raiders tight end Scott Simonson, center, loses his helmet and fumbles as he is hit by Detroit Lions defensive back DeJon Gomes during the fourth quarter of a recent NFL preseason game in Oakland.


Related Topix: Sports, Scott Simonson, NFL Players, NFL Football, Detroit Lions, DeJon Gomes

Marin Independent Journal

Oakland Raiders sign Seattle Seahawks castoff

ALAMEDA _ The Raiders claimed defensive end Benson Mayowa off waivers from the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday as they began tinkering with their 53-man roster.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Kaelin Burnett, NFL Players, Seattle Seahawks, Benson Mayowa

The Sand Trap

Are you ready for some NFL Football? 2014 Edition.

Can you name some who were actually good? Y . I bet you can come up with more who have started and succeeded especially in the last 15 years.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, JaMarcus Russell, NFL Players, Khalil Mack, Derek Carr

The Fresno Bee

Fresno State football's big day in L.A. goes south in a big way

If Fresno State thought it would make a 2014 sequel to last year's dream season, that curtain was dropped like a hammer Saturday.


Related Topix: Derek Carr, Sports, NCAA Sports, California State University, Fresno NCAA, Fresno State Bulldogs NCAA Football, NCAA Football, David White, NFL Players, NFL Football

Silver And Black Pride

Analyzing Raiders intitial 53-man roster

The Raiders announced their cuts to meet the 53-man roster. But as we know, these may be called "final" but they are anything but final.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jonathan Dowling, T.J Carrie, Kaelin Burnett, Taiwan Jones, NFL Players, David Ausberry

Sat Aug 30, 2014


QB Pryor cut by Seahawks at deadline

Pryor was acquired from the Oakland Raiders in April but joined a roster with two other mobile quarterbacks, Russell Wilson and Tarvaris Jackson.


Related Topix: Sports, Seattle Seahawks, NFL Football, Tarvaris Jackson, Russell Wilson, NFL Players, D'Anthony Smith, Phillip Adams


Explaining The Oakland Raiders Quarterback Situation

Aug 15, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt Schaub warms up before the start of the game against the Detroit Lions at Coliseum.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Matt Schaub, NFL Players, Matt McGloin

The Washington Post

Raiders cut Little, Ross to get to 53

The Oakland Raiders cut receiver Greg Little, safety Brandian Ross and 20 other players Saturday to reduce their roster to the 53-man limit.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, George Atkinson, Jarrod Shaw, Brandian Ross, Karl Williams, Jeremy Stewart

Rant Sports

Oakland Raiders' Season Reliant On Uncertain Quarterback Position

As we all know by now, there is still ongoing uncertainty at the quarterback position for the Oakland Raiders .


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Matt Schaub, Derek Carr, NFL Players


Greg Little Released by Oakland Raiders

Jul 28, 2014; Napa, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders receiver Greg Little stretches at training camp at Napa Valley Marriott.


Related Topix: Sports, Greg Little, NFL Football

Silver And Black Pride

Denarius Moore has earned his spot on the Oakland Raiders

Remember when Denarius Moore was a possible bubble player that had fallen way down on the Oakland Raiders initial depth chart? That feels so long ago already.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Denarius Moore, NFL Players, Derek Carr, Brice Butler

Silver And Black Pride

Raiders former fifth round pick Jack Crawford says he's been cut

The first of the many final cuts to the roster has come to light. The Raiders ' 2012 fifth round pick, Jack Crawford tweeted today that he'd been cut.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jack Crawford, NFL Players, Juron Criner, Miles Burris, Tony Bergstrom


Allen talks about quarterback decision

Raiders coach Dennis Allen said Friday that "we'll know exactly what we're doing'' on Monday with regard to the starting quarterback.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Derek Carr, NFL Players, Matt McGloin, Matt Schaub, Jake Murphy, David Ausberry

Fri Aug 29, 2014


Oakland Raiders: Immediate 53-Man Roster-Cut Predictions Post-Win

With the preseason having concluded, the Oakland Raiders have until Saturday to pare the roster down to 53 players.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Greg Little, T.J Carrie, NFL Players

CBS Local

SF Chronicle's Vic Tafur Talks Raiders Football

San Francisco Chronicles Vic Tafur joins The Deuce and Jason Ross Show to talk about the Raiders preseason and what they are looking forward to going into the regular season.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Maurice Jones-Drew, Derek Carr, NFL Players

Field Gulls

Seahawks lose to Raiders: Coaches, player react

Pete Carroll Press Conference vs Raiders Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll examines the loss against the Raiders in the final preseason game.


Related Topix: Sports, Seattle Seahawks, NFL Football, Terrelle Pryor, Bryan Walters, Russell Wilson, NFL Players, B.J Daniels