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  1. 2014 NFL Draft: Predictions for Teams with Most at Stake in 1st RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... pick in the draft you can't afford to screw it up. It's really that simple. Just ask the Oakland Raiders (JaMarcus Russell, 2007), the Texans themselves (David Carr, 2002) or the poor Cleveland Browns (Tim Couch in 1999 and Courtney Brown and 2000 ...

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  2. Mel KiperRead the original story

    Yesterday | Silver And Black Pride

    ... but a lot of Raider fans are damaged goods, some of you will never be able to overcome what drafting Jamarcus Russell did to you personally and emotionally. It's tainted your view on prospects and no prospect proves this better than Jadeveon ...

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  3. Should The Cowboys Draft A Quarterback?Read the original story

    Thursday | Blogging The Boys

    ... that leaves out that one little detail: That guaranteed, can't miss quarterback sometimes turns out to be Jamarcus Russell. Or Tim Couch. Or Ryan Leaf. And too often, you have a year like 2014. There are three quarterbacks expected to go in the ...

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  4. NFL Draft 2014: Latest Rumors, Predictions for Picks and TradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | BleacherReport

    ... last season, and he will be the next Tim Brown if the Raiders don't take a yet another QB. Two words: JaMarcus Russell. Jackson's departure. They understandably have interest in a pair of 6'5" guys and brought in Texas A&M's Mike Evans and Florida ...

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  5. 'Draft Day' movie review: Kevin Costner's NFL comedy offers a temporary football fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | NOLA.com

    ... to mortgage the team's future if he wants to do so. What's more, as any Oakland Raiders fan who remembers Jamarcus Russell can tell you, can't-miss picks sometimes do just that. In other words, there's a lot going on in poor Sonny's life. The ...

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  6. Raiders to meet with Zach MettenbergerRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Silver And Black Pride

    ... and are understandably a little gun shy. Former number one overall pick, and collossal NFL draft bust Jamarcus Russell was a statuesque, big armed LSU quarterback. Matt Flynn , who the Raiders traded two draft picks to acquire, including this year's ...

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  7. Raiders 2009-11 draft classes get Pro Football Focus grade treatmentRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Silver And Black Pride

    ... in relation to where the player was drafted. Plainly put, +2.0 is Tom Brady and -2.0 is JaMarcus Russell. Most others fall inbetween somewhere. As far as the +2.0 grade -- finding a star player in the lower rounds -- the Raiders didn't have any of ...

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  8. Will the Cleveland Browns pursue DeSean Jackson?: Hey Mary KayRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Cleveland.com

    ... of tape they have that show something else in real games. Schefter even said in defense of Bridgewater that Jamarcus Russell had a great Pro day. Isn't this more of the same "Browns are wrong no matter what they choose to do"? Hey Deron: Regardless ...

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  9. Johnny Manziel: What they're saying about the Johnny Football pro dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | NewsOK.com

    Yep, that big. Some of the highlights: Johnny channeled his inner JaMarcus Russell with the No.

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  10. The 5 Biggest NFL Draft Blunders in Oakland Raiders HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Rant Sports

    ... Drug issues would go on to ravage Marinovich's two-season career with the Raiders and lead to a bust label. JaMarcus Russell was supposed to be the savior for the Raiders after being picked No. 1 overall in the 2007 NFL Draft. He was big, strong and ...

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  11. What's Next for the Oakland Raiders After Initial Wave of Free-Agent Signings?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | BleacherReport

    ... beloved Raiders take the field. Witnessing the end of Bo Jackson's career, the " Tuck Rule " and the whole JaMarcus Russell debacle has toughened the skin of fans like Jaime. This offseason, Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie finally has a ...

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  12. Cleveland Browns coach Mike Pettine is looking for 'it...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Plain Dealer

    ... a very high 1st-rd pick sets a team back five to seven years. They used the example of the Raiders drafting Jamarcus Russell in 2007, and how he flopped and they've suffered a QB carousel on a yearly basis ever since. Schaub is their newest QB ...

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  13. Matt Schaub Traded to the Oakland RaidersRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Houston Press

    ... a room, look at each other and say, "Sure, sure, I realize Kerry Collins, Andrew Walter, Daunte Culpepper, JaMarcus Russell, Jason Campbell, Carson Palmer....but really , this time, MATT SCHAUB is the answer." This will fail. It will fail miserably. ...

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  14. Raiders Tilting at History With Matt SchaubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | NBC Bay Area

    ... lays the blame for the quarterback shuffle and all the losing seasons at the feet of Raiders leadership and JaMarcus Russell, the No. 1 overall pick of the 2007 draft who ranks among the biggest flops in NFL draft history. "Football people sometimes ...

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  15. Matt Schaub trade: Raiders downright giddy to get long-term QBRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 22 | Sporting News

    ... Lamonica, Jim Plunkett and Ken Stabler in Oakland Raiders lure. Forget last season, when he was more like JaMarcus Russell, Marc Wilson and Todd Marinovich. Friday's trade brought Schaub to the Raiders, who sent a sixth-round pick to the Houston ...

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  16. Matt Schaub Traded to the Oakland RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | Houston Press

    ... a room, look at each other and say "Sure, sure, I realize Kerry Collins, Andrew Walter, Daunte Culpepper, JaMarcus Russell, Jason Campbell, Carson Palmer....but really , this time, MATT SCHAUB is the answer." This will fail. It will fail miserably. ...

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  17. Cleveland Browns' Mike Pettine, Kyle Shanahan and QB coach Dowell...Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... mean everything. He said the best Pro Day he ever witnessed was that of former Raiders No. 1 overall pick JaMarcus Russell, the colossal bust. "It's a red flag,'' said Mayock. "Quarterbacks usually have good Pro Days. (But) at the end of the day, I ...

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  18. ANDRESS | Bridgewater's Pro Day "nowhere near" where he wanted itRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... imperfect day. ESPN NFL Draft analyst Todd McShay pointed out NFL Draft bust (and #1 overall pick) JaMarcus Russell had a jaw-dropping pro day and successful Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan's pro day was less than stellar. Bridgewater said he ...

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  19. Cleveland Browns' Mike Pettine, Kyle Shanahan and QB coach...Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    ... mean everything. He said the best Pro Day he ever witnessed was that of former Raiders No. 1 overall pick JaMarcus Russell, the colossal bust. "It's a red flag,'' said Mayock. "Quarterbacks usually have good Pro Days. (But) at the end of the day, I ...

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  20. Bridgewater Should Still Be Top QB for Raiders After Pro DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | JustBlogBaby

    ... run. The ball just explodes out of his hands." ESPN's Todd McShay Teddy Bridgewater in the Antithesis of Jamarcus Russell. Bridgewater is a polished pro-style, throwback qb, with accuracy, footwork, and intelligence. While Bridgewater may lack the ...

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