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25 min ago | Acme Packing Company

Packers HC Mike McCarthy Presser 8/19: Starters to play longer against Raiders

Packers head coach Mike McCarthy shared his plans to play his starters longer against the Raiders this weekend than in earlier preseason games.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Green Bay Packers, Rajion Neal, Letroy Guion, T.J Lang, Casey Hayward, NFL Players

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4 hrs ago | Business Journal

Ex-Clinton Cabinet secretary is point man for bid to send Oakland Raiders to San Antonio

Former Mayor Henry Cisneros says his meeting with Raiders owner Mark Davis in Oakland triggered a tour of San Antonio and the Alamodome.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football

6 hrs ago | Washington Times

Age no opponent for some of NFL's veteran stars

You can't see them from far away, but up close, tiny gray hairs are starting to emerge - color-sapped reminders that the New York Jets quarterback is no longer the speedy youngster fresh out of Virginia Tech.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Players, Drew Brees, NFL Football, Indianapolis Colts, Adam Vinatieri, Tom Brady, Sebastian Janikowski

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Vikings: Christian Ponder deserves better from fans, Norv Turner says

Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder hands the ball off to Adrian Peterson during drills on the second day of training camp in Mankato on July 26, 2014.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Minnesota Vikings, NFL Players, Christian Ponder, Teddy Bridgewater, Matt Cassel, Adrian Peterson (Minnesota Vikings)

Chico Enterprise-Record

Raiders build continuity on offensive line

The Raiders lined up the same five starters at practice Tuesday that they have for every drill, every offseason team session, every training camp practice and every exhibition game.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Austin Howard, NFL Players, D.J Hayden, Khalif Barnes, Tony Pashos, Donald Penn

Rock Hill Herald

Raiders still waiting for Hayden to get healthy

Hayden is recovering from surgery in June on a stress fracture in his right foot and has been unable to practice this summer.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Carlos Rogers, D.J Hayden, NFL Players, Chimdi Chekwa, Tarell Brown, Marcel Reece

CBS Local

5 Worst Teams In NFL Heading Into 2014 Season

The NFL regular season is less than three weeks away and the anticipation continues to build.


Related Topix: Sports, Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL Football, Chad Henne, Blake Bortles, Toby Gerhart, NFL Players, Minnesota Vikings

The Olympian

Pick a role, proa s pro Zach Miller will fill it

But that should not be surprising since Miller makes a habit of bringing excellence to all his duties, as he's considering one of the team's best blockers, surest receivers, and most reliable at executing his assignments.


Related Topix: Sports, Seattle Seahawks, NFL Football, Zach Miller, NFL Players, Doug Baldwin, Clint Gresham, Robert Turbin

Inside Bay Area

Hometown Hero: Making Oakland better one tailgate party at a time

For more than a decade, M.O.B. Charities founder Gregory "Griz" Jones has been throwing weekend-long tailgate parties across the street from the Oakland Coliseum's 66th Avenue gate that benefit local nonprofits, build community spirit and feed the homeless.


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Matt Schaub on the Preseason

Meet Raiders Legend Lester Hayes at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Friday, September 12 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Meet Raiders Legend Ted Hendricks at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Friday, September 12 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The Oakland Raiders Back to Football 5K Run, presented by Kaiser Permanente, will bring ... (more)


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

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Rant Sports

NFL Preseason 2014 Preview: Oakland Raiders vs. Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers are coming off of a very convincing win against the St. Louis Rams , in Week 2 and the Oakland Raiders narrowly beat the Detroit Lions .


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Green Bay Packers, Andrew Quarless, Aaron Rodgers, Eddie Lacy, Matt Flynn, NFL Players

Rant Sports

Oakland Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie Must Assess QB Matt McGloin's Value

It's abundantly clear that Matt Schaub is the Oakland Raiders ' QB for now. It's equally as clear that Derek Carr is the organization's QB of the future.


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

Washington Times

Pryor trying to find spot on Seahawks roster

With one designed rollout and sprint to the end zone, Terrelle Pryor showed why the Seattle Seahawks sacrificed a late-round draft pick to add another quarterback.


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

Detroit Free Press

Dave Birkett: Analyzing all 16 snaps for Nick Fairley vs. Raiders

Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell said oft-scrutinized defensive tackle Nick Fairley "played better" in Friday's exhibition loss to the Oakland Raiders than he did in a win over the Cleveland Browns the week before.


Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nick Fairley, NFL Players, Rashean Mathis, Glover Quin, Devin Taylor

CBS Local

X-rays On Raiders QB Derek Carr Negative

Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr avoided a serious rib injury from a hard hit that knocked him out of an exhibition game against the Detroit Lions.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Matt Schaub, Derek Carr, NFL Players, Nick Kasa, Usama Young, D.J Hayden

Matt McGloin's stellar preseason hasn't helped diminished Raiders role; Dublin turning red, white and blue, and more

In today's Penn State football news, Matt McGloin has been on fire for the Raiders during preseason but that apparently hasn't helped him climb up Oakland quarterback depth chart.


Related Topix: Sports, Matt McGloin, NFL Players

Rant Sports

Oakland Raiders Continuing To Make Progress Despite Naysayers

He spent wisely, didn't overpay for players, and with a fully loaded draft card, picked up impact players like .


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Raiders notebook: Tight end Leonhardt making an impression

Brian Leonhardt has come so far that he is finally on a first-name basis with Raiders offensive coordinator Greg Olson.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jeron Mastrud, Juron Criner, Mychal Rivera, Andre Holmes, Brian Leonhardt, NFL Players


Pat Sims: Unheralded Anchor of Oakland Raiders New Defensive Line

Sep 23, 2013; Denver, CO, USA; Oakland Raiders defensive Pat Sims after the game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pat Sims, NFL Players, Jason Hunter, Cincinnati Bengals, Matt Miller

Silver And Black Pride

Dennis Allen not too concerned with Raiders pass defense deficiencies

Last Friday, Lions quarterback Matt Stafford had a field day against he Raider number one defense.


Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Khalil Mack, Justin Tuck, D.J Hayden, LaMarr Woodley, T.J Carrie, NFL Players