ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Raiders have signed running back Michael Dyer and five other players who tried out at the team's rookie minicamp.
Oakland also signed cornerbacks SaQwan Edwards and Travell Dixon; guard Mitch Bell; defensive end Gary Wilkins and receiver Austin Willis on Monday.
Dyer rushed for 3,039 yards and 22 touchdowns on 578 carries in college at Auburn and...
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May 11, 2015
Sometimes the most interesting prospects are those who get lost in the shuffle due to issues off the field. Isaiah Crowell was a good example of that last season with Cleveland. Plus, if you look at the trends of good running backs going undrafted (Branden Oliver last season and Arian Foster in 2009) or late in the draft (Alfred Morris, Alfred Blue, Andre Williams) you'll find there...
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I think it’s safe to say that Michael Dyer’s first season with the Louisville Cardinal Football program didn’t go exactly as expected. Although most had unrealistic expectations for the former BCS Championship MVP, Dyer was expected to produce more than 223-yards and two touchdowns.
The Auburn transfer was held out of Louisville’s final six games...