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Silver and Black Daily:
May 21th wasn’t just another day at the Oakland Raiders’ Alameda facilities. As the players prepared for their second OTA practice, roughly a hundred Raider fans gathered around the entrance of the team’s headquarters with one person in mind. In the words of their own message that flew all over the internet via social media, they were there to “woo [...]
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With the Raiders being a team that’s going through a massive rebuilding, not many people would voluntarily say that the Raiders are a team “on the up”; Charles Woodson is not one of those people. After signing a one year deal with the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, Woodson gives more details to Dan Hanzus of NFL.com as to why he ended up going back to the team that drafted him...
Now that Charles Woodson is back with the Raiders, the burning question that many have is: “Will he wear 24 as his jersey number?”
SHUT UP, THIS IS IMPORTANT. There are countless Raiders fans dusting off crumpled old No. 24 Woodson jerseys dug up from the doldrums of their closets or dressers (yours truly included). None of those people wants their newly relevant jersey being...
3.04 Oakland Raiders Sio Moore, OLB, Connecticut (6-1, 245)
With the 4th pick of the third round of the NFL draft, the Raiders selected OLB Sio Moore out of the University of Connecticut. This pick represents great mid-round value for Oakland as Moore excelled at the combine and pro day, which should help bolster the depth in the Raiders’ linebacking corp.
Moore is a solid, sure...
Our friends over at Gurunation are die hard Oakland Raiders fans, and while both are pretty open about telling people their favorite team, they thought it was only right to compile a bunch of clips from C-Wood’s career and post it on our site. Charles Woodson is already a first ballot Hall of Famer, and was a very huge pick in the 1998 NFL Draft.
The best part of Charles returning...
According to Steve Corkran of the Contra Costa Times, Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden has been looking explosive during OTA’s.
Has to be encouraging for coach Dennis Allen to see RB Darren McFadden looking so energized, explosive.
— Steve Corkran (@CorkOnTheNFL) May 20, 2013
It’s one thing for McFadden to look explosive, it’s another for him to actually stay...
Charles Woodson, the former fourth pick of the 1998 NFL draft has returned to the team that selected him, the Oakland Raiders. Woodson has been a free agent for months and is currently 36, turning 37 during the upcoming regular season. The details of his contract outline that he will receive a signing bonus of $700,000 with the ability to reach $4.3 million through incentives.
After a below average year on special teams in 2012, the Raiders acknowledged the issue this offseason. General manager Reggie McKenzie has brought in return man Josh Cribbs and punter Chris Kluwe to improve the unit. These additions along with the return of Jacoby Ford should provide an immediate upgrade to last season’s stagnant special team’s play.
Cribbs has the potential...
Name: Derek “D.J.” Hayden Jr.
Drafted: 12th pick of the first round
Which made him: The second corner off the board, not to mention the second guy named D.J.
They play football? Fly Slamma Wide Receiver Jamma
Other school: Navarro College
You’re trying to think of a Jane’s Addiction...
Right now as it stands Monday evening, Charles Woodson remains a free agent. Tomorrow, the Oakland Raiders plan to meet with the veteran defensive back with the hope of bringing him back to the Silver and Black, where he first suited up in an NFL uniform. Photo Credit: Raiders.com While several other teams have inquired about his services over the last couple of months, and the...
Its all come full circle for the 1997 Heisman winner.
Green Bay Packers free agent Charles Woodson has finally
found a new home, as the veteran signed a one-year contract with his former
team, the Oakland Raiders, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. Woodson’s new
deal with the Raiders includes a base salary of $1 million, while the defensive
back has the ability to earn up to $4.3 million next season.
On Charles Woodson's new...
Charles Woodson will receive quite a greeting from Oakland Raiders fans when he makes a free agent visit to the team's facilities on Tuesday.
A few of his potential teammates in Oakland will give him a warm reception as well.
Woodson spent his first eight NFL seasons with the Raiders after being selected with the fourth overall pick in 1998. He signed with Green Bay following...
After a below average year on special teams in 2012, the Raiders acknowledged the issue this offseason. General manager Reggie McKenzie has brought in return man Josh Cribbs and punter Chris Kluwe to improve the unit. These additions along with the return of Jacoby Ford should provide an immediate upgrade to last season's stagnant special team's play.
Cribbs has the potential...
The Oakland Raiders have signed veteran free agent safety Charles Woodson to a one-year deal worth approximately 1.8 million dollars. The contract reportedly could escalate up to 4 million dollars if he can hit certain bench-marks.
Woodson’s market was chilly up until about a week ago when things started to heat up. It came down to Oakland, the original team to draft him and the...
ALAMEDA, Calif. – Charles Woodson is coming back home to Oakland.
Woodson signed a one-year contract with the Raiders on Tuesday to return to his original team after leaving seven years ago for Green Bay as a free agent.
The move will be widely popular with Raiders fans, many of whom staked out the team’s facility Tuesday to greet Woodson on his visit and urge him to sign with...