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The Oakland Raiders will hire former Philadelphia Eagle’s corner back’s coach Johnny Lynn to a similar position with the team. Once again, Alex Marvez from FoxSports.com has broken the story of the Raiders hiring a new position coach via Twitter. He also broke the news of Mark Hutson from Tulane joining up with the Raiders [...]
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According to Rotoworld.com, general manager Reggie McKenzie and the Oakland Raiders have decided to pay defensive end Richard Seymour the $7.5 million roster bonus that he’s due this offseason.
There was some speculation that Seymour might be cut because of his bonus, but instead the Raiders decided to pay him and keep him.
Syemour will now make $15 million in 2012 and is fully...
It has been much publicized that Dennis Allen is the first defensive minded coach that the Raiders have hired since John Madden. While he has said that he will not be calling plays on defense, we can bet that the defense, and the whole team for that matter, will have his stamp on it. If [...]
Despite finishing with their best record since 2003, it was a very rough year for the Oakland Raiders franchise, starting with the death of their owner, Al Davis.
Oakland finished 8-8, which tied for first in the AFC West and had a chance to make the playoffs with a win in week 17, but they could not get the job done.
This organization is in a pretty big mess due to some of the...
Rosenthal pointed out Friday that unexpected free-agent cornerback Stanford Routt will visit the Titans and Bills. Other teams are interested, too. Per Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com, Routt’s agent says that the Cowboys, Chiefs, and Vikings have reached out. The Raiders cut Routt on Thursday to avoid a full guarantee of $5 million in base salary…
Defensive tackle Richard Seymour apparently is safe from the Oakland Raiders' roster overhaul, and will not join recently released cornerback Stanford Routt on the free-agent market.
---Free agent cornerback Stanford Routt today is scheduled to visit the Bills, one of several teams interested in his services. Routt, pictured above, was released by Oakland last week in part because the Raiders did not want to pay him a $5 million bonus due last week although they apparently managed to pony up $7.5 million for Richard Seymour.
Routt signed a huge contract before...
The Oakland Raiders parted ways with defensive back Stanford Routt on Thursday. Will the Vikings now pounce?