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  1. Super Bowl party roundup: See who partied whereRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... have gotten quite interesting. Rick Dickerson (left) enjoys a cigar with former Oakland Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell at the Suits & Sneakers Super Bowl Party at W Scottsdale on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. With Odell Beckham Jr. - the in-demand ...

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  2. 10 Things You Need To Know About Marshawn Lynch Heading Into Super Bowl XLIXRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Rant Sports

    ... His cousins are WR Robert Jordan, whom he played with at Cal from 2004-06, former Oakland Raiders QB Jamarcus Russell and QB Josh Johnson of the San Fransisco 49ers. Lynch's uncle Lorenzo also played 11 years in the NFL. On Dec. 18, 2011, Lynch set ...

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  3. Five Candidates to Replace DeFelippo for Oakland Raiders QB CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | JustBlogBaby

    ... tour of duty was an abysmal failure, as his primary charge was the greatest draft bust in NFL history, Jamarcus Russell. His most recent tour of duty was somewhat successful despite the Raiders' poor showing: he helped Terrelle Pryor and Matt ...

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  4. Shame of The Bronco FanRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Arrowhead Pride

    I've always been told as a Cheifs fan that I am to automatically hate the Raiders . So curse I did the name of Al Davis, and laughed as the Raiders took Jamarcus Russell over Calvin Johnson.

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  5. How much has Kiffin learned from Saban? 'List would go on forever'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Sporting News

    ... and knows quarterbacks, as well as anyone in the game. He feuded with Raiders management about taking JaMarcus Russell with the No. 1 overall pick. Davis picked Russell anyway, and Russell became one of the biggest draft flops in NFL history. He ...

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  6. Raiders Emerge From Horrible Season With a Franchise QuarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | NBC Bay Area

    ... 1999 through his last full season in 2002, Oakland has been a revolving door for quarterbacks. The young (JaMarcus Russell), the old (Kerry Colilins) and the just-plain bad (Matt Flynn) have come and gone while the Raiders have searched for a solid ...

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  7. Breaking Down Khalil Mack's Rookie YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... draft picks have laid the foundation for a dismal decade for the Oakland Raiders. From busts such as JaMarcus Russell to reaches such as Darrius Heyward-Bey, mistakes on draft day led directly to losses on the field as the Raiders have gone 12 ...

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  8. After years of 1st-round duds, Raiders hit jackpot with linebacker Khalil MackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Prince George Citizen

    Fifteen years of wasted or traded away first-round draft picks have laid the foundation for a dismal decade for the Oakland Raiders. From busts such as JaMarcus Russell to reaches such as Darrius Heyward-Bey, mistakes on draft day led directly to losses on the field as the Raiders have gone 12 straight years without a winning record or playoff berth.

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  9. Mack makes big impact as rookie with RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Times-Standard

    Fifteen years of wasted or traded away first-round draft picks have laid the foundation for a dismal decade for the Oakland Raiders. From busts such as JaMarcus Russell to reaches such as Darrius Heyward-Bey, mistakes on draft day led directly to losses on the field as the Raiders have gone 12 straight years without a winning record or playoff berth.

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  10. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Jameis Winston to the Chicago BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | 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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  11. Report: Cutler to be benchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | 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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  12. Chris Rock rips Jets: 'Even Bill Cosby is happy he's not Geno Smith'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | 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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  13. Bill Cosby, Geno Smith and JaMarcus Russell all in 1 Chris Rock jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | 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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  14. Mariotaa s next team?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | 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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  15. Mel Kiper Jr.: Neither Marcus Mariota nor Jameis Winston is a franchise quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | 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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  16. Raiders quarterback Derek Carr needs to improve on third downsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | 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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  17. Classic ClashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | 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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  18. Mind-blowing stats for Week 14 of the 2014 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | 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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  19. Fantasy Football: sit or start?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | 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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  20. Florida Gators coaching search: Let's put three coaches on a "Do not want" listRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | 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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