Posted August 20, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Michael Bush
TEAMS: Oakland Raiders
Bears backup running back Michael Bush, signed this offseason after spending his first four years with the Oakland Raiders, is adjusting to both a new locker room and a new playbook.

Oakland Raiders Bring in Andre Carter for a Workout

After practice today, the Oakland Raiders brought-in former Patriots defensive end Andre Carter for a workout. Currently a free agent, Carter is coming off a season-ending quadriceps injury. The Raiders are presumably looking to bolster depth on their defensive line after two so-so performances by the second and third-team defensive ends.  Last season, Andre Carter [...]

Dennis Allen: “A guy I think that has been exceptional has been Rolando McClain”

The reward for penance is redemption. Rolando McClain, the former University of Alabama product is now making headlines, good ones, but it wasn't always like that. McClain was arrested by Decatur police on December 1, 2011 and charged with third-degree assault, menacing, reckless endangerment and discharging a firearm inside the city limits, for a shooting incident that occurred...

Looking Down The Depth Chart: Rod Streater

I’m this years Denarius Moore Juan… Last season Raiders rookie Denarius Moore was the darling of training camp and became a potential fantasy start. He shined here and there, but hamstring issues kept him from really breaking out. I have been a proponent of Moore all Summer, but his hamstring issues are becoming bothersome. Not to mention that Jacoby Ford could potentially miss...

Offense Game Grades: Preseason Week 2 vs. Arizona

On friday night, the Oakland Raiders flew down to Arizona to face the Cardinals as part of  week 2 of the 2012 NFL pre season. At this time of the year, coaches aren’t really looking for a win or loss, but rather paying attention to players’ individual performances, as they prepare for the beginning of [...]

Raiders LB Curry still sidelined by injured knees

Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen says linebacker Aaron Curry is running out of time to get back on the practice field from his injured knees in time to start the season opener. Curry is back with the team after spending last week in Los Angeles getting his injured knees examined. He worked out on the side before watching most of practice Sunday for the Raiders (tied for No. 23...

Raiders C Wisniewski still out with calf injury

Stefen Wisniewski has a tough enough adjustment in his second year in the NFL after having changed positions and blocking systems with the Oakland Raiders. Injuries that are keeping him off the practice field are only making that job more difficult. After missing all offseason workouts while recovering from shoulder surgery, Wisniewski has now been sidelined more than a week with...

Oakland Raiders Ready to Win AFC West

While the outcome of the 2012 NFL season cannot be predicted, certain divisions will be heavily favored to excel in the postseason and other divisions will limp in and be labeled as having no chance. The top-dogs from last year— Packers, Patriots, 49ers, Ravens, Saints, and Steelers— will remain the favorites once again. (The Giants are not included because they finished the...

Hawaiian Airlines extends deal as Oakland Raiders official airline

If it ain't broke, then don't try to fix it. Hawaiian Airlines has once again been named as the official charter airline of the NFL's Oakland Raiders, according to a press release distributed last week. It is the airline's 13th consecutive season as the Raiders charter airline. Under the agreement, the Raiders will fly all Raiders personnel to their various locations...

S&BDAILY on the Road, 2bBigE in the Desert

On a day dominated by DVD gaffes, Goodson fumbles and sketchy special teams play; there was a silver and black lining. viewed the game with the Phoenix Raider nation. We discovered a fan base as numerous and intense as the desert heat. As the photo gallery will attest, it was an event reminiscent of [...]

Jacoby Ford May Miss Start of Season

Raiders wide receiver Jacoby Ford could miss the start of the regular season after spraining his foot in Friday night's loss to Arizona.Fantasy Spin:This same injury caused Ford to miss almost half the season last year, so it should be a while before we see the 25-year-old on a football field again. Ford has underachieved early on in his NFL career, compiling just 749 receiving...

Raiders Slug Talks About Shooting Outside Raiders-Cardinals Game

Via: A 30-year-old man was shot in the face during an altercation in a parking lot near University of Phoenix Stadium Friday night while the Arizona Cardinals took on the Oakland Raiders. Glendale police say the incident occurred around 9:30 in the ‘purple’ parking lot near the Hampton Inn. Officer Tracey Breeden with said the incident began as an argument between football fans...

Chicago Bears Top-5 fantasy players

As the 2012 fantasy football drafts are occurring a lot of people are asking what about the Chicago Bears?  Is there any real fantasy value on the team?  Well, during the offseason the Bears went out and assembled a potentially explosive offense for the upcoming 2012 season.  By reuniting receiver Brandon Marshall with quarterback Jay [...]

Notebook: Bears prepare for Giants' D line

Jay Cutler talks about the test the Bears' offensive line will face on Friday versus New York, while RB Michael Bush discusses the difference in locker rooms between Chicago and Oakland.
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