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  1. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Jameis Winston to the Chicago BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NFLSpinZone

    ... future star throwing to a current star named Mike Evans . After years of drafting busts ( Robert Gallery , JaMarcus Russell , Darrius Hayward-Bey, Rolando McClain , etc.), the Raiders appear to have struck gold with Khalil Mack . The rookie ...

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  2. Report: Cutler to be benchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    ... loss to New Orleans. Calling Jay Cutler a good qb is the same thinking that led the Raiders to draft JaMarcus Russell at # 1. There are equitable options who will be free agents which you can sign without trading away players currently on the ...

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  3. Chris Rock rips Jets: 'Even Bill Cosby is happy he's not Geno Smith'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... bad, man," said Rock, who has a directing, writing, and acting credit for Top Five . "It is pretty bad. JaMarcus Russell [the infamous Raiders draft bust of a quarterback] is going, 'What's he thinking?' The guy was wide open! That's what JaMarcus ...

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  4. Bill Cosby, Geno Smith and JaMarcus Russell all in 1 Chris Rock jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | New York Post

    Chris Rock is making the rounds and getting some mileage out of some Bill-Cosby-meets-sports jokes . But when you really need to drop a burn, you go to the JaMarcus Russell comparison.

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  5. Mariotaa s next team?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Washington Post

    ... chance to take Mariota: Oakland: The Raiders already mangled one first-overall quarterback this decade in JaMarcus Russell, and their roster and front-office infrastructure are both nightmares. But Mariota should root for the Raiders to land the top ...

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  6. Mel Kiper Jr.: Neither Marcus Mariota nor Jameis Winston is a franchise quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... cure-all. And it's not like Kiper is always right with these things, most famously when he compared JaMarcus Russell to John Elway just after the Raiders drafted Russell No. 1 overall in 2007: Kiper's own analysis of Winston indicates what a tricky ...

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  7. Raiders quarterback Derek Carr needs to improve on third downsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Contra Costa Times

    ... were first downs. The only figure lower than Carr for a Raiders starter in the past 20 years was JaMarcus Russell, who had 23.6 percent of his passes go for first downs in 2009. Carr remains straightforward and unapologetic in assessing third down ...

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  8. Classic ClashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | NFL

    ... for 163.3 pass YPG, which is the worst by any team since the 2009 Raiders (159.8 pass YPG), whose QBs were JaMarcus Russell (9 starts), Bruce Gradkowski (4 starts) and Charlie Frye (3 starts). Lei 1 2Veon Bell gained 200+ scrimmage yards in each of ...

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  9. Mind-blowing stats for Week 14 of the 2014 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | NFL

    ... for 163.3 pass YPG, which is the worst by any team since the 2009 Raiders (159.8 pass YPG), whose QBs were JaMarcus Russell (9 starts), Bruce Gradkowski (4 starts) and Charlie Frye (3 starts). Lei 1 2Veon Bell gained 200+ scrimmage yards in each of ...

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  10. Fantasy Football: sit or start?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Gannon Knight

    ... have depth and talent. The Raiders, on the other hand, don't have very good drafts. Ever. They did select Jamarcus Russell, after all. In the same draft that Calvin Johnson and Adrian Peterson were eligible. Just saying. But the point I am ...

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  11. Florida Gators coaching search: Let's put three coaches on a "Do not want" listRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Alligator Army

    ... the chronic instability in that situation (and the presence of proto-Jimbo Fisher quarterback/food eater JaMarcus Russell), but he was no better than decent in his year at Tennessee, and flailed with fantastic talent (if not the desired depth) at ...

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  12. The Oakland Raiders Draft Problem: Amari Cooper Or Defense?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | NFLMocks

    ... ommitment to building around a young quarterback in years. Carr is their first significant investment since JaMarcus Russell. They have to make sure this one works out. Cooper would go a long way towards achieving that end.

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  13. My Personal Knee Jerk Reaction: The Panthers Should Hire Lane Kiffin As OC And Draft Amari CooperRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Cat Scratch Reader

    ... with Newton! Also, note that this is not the only QB that Kiffin has had this sort of success with. JaMarcus Russell was actually playing decent before the Raiders fired him; afterwards he fell off the map. And at Tennessee, Kiffin took Jonathan ...

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  14. Chiefs vs. Raiders previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ESPN

    ... are his strengths and weaknesses? Is he closer to being the next Rich Gannon for the Raiders or the next JaMarcus Russell? Wagaman: Carr's development this season has been extraordinary considering the Raiders don't have any playmakers in their ...

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  15. Olson offers mea culpa for struggling Raiders offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | SFBay

    ... for the Raiders offense, and one that the Raiders feel comfortable with moving forward. Carr is unlike JaMarcus Russell in his morality and candor, and certainly unlike Rolando McClain in his personal relationships and handling of firearms. "He ...

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  16. Scott Reynolds From Pewter Report: Josh McCown Likely To Start Rest Of The SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Winston or Marcus Mariota in the draft this year. Reynolds said you have to recall the Raiders reaching on Jamarcus Russell. So is this now Josh McCown's team for the rest of the season? Reynolds said unless McCown starts throwing pick-sixes then ...

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  17. Former Raiders lament current team's ineptitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | USA Today

    ... track to get the No. 1 pick in the 2015 draft. But it used the top pick disastrously in 2007 on quarterback Jamarcus Russell. Davis, who coined the team motto "Just win, baby," died in 2011. The team is in the hands of his son Mark, who declined a ...

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  18. Seattle Seahawks fans taunt Oakland Raiders quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... track to get the No. 1 pick in the 2015 draft. But it used the top pick disastrously in 2007 on quarterback Jamarcus Russell. Davis, who coined the team motto "Just win, baby," died in 2011. The team is in the hands of his son Mark, who declined a ...

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  19. Brian Bosworth: ESPN 30 for 30 Brian and The BozRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | 12th Man Rising

    ... us with epic NFL busts such as 1998 2nd overall pick, QB Ryan Leaf (Chargers) and 2007 1st overall pick, QB JaMarcus Russell (Raiders).

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  20. Instability, Inconsistency in Oakland Sending Raiders into Black HoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... development process. Robert Gallery (No. 2 overall pick in 2004) -Bey (No. 7 overall pick in 2009) and JaMarcus Russell (No. 1 overall pick in 2007) were first-round draft busts. The Raiders had a top-10 overall pick in five consecutive drafts from ...

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