Found May 24, 2013 on PPR Fantasy Football:
No matter where the team is in the standings or going in the future, Raidernation stands up. The Oakland Raiders are coming off a tough 4-12 year and a significant playoff drought since 2002. However, that has not deterred the silver and black fans from coming out to show Charles Woodson how much they would love to have him back in Oakland. “I’ll tell you man, it was overwhelming,” Woodson said in a conference call with the media. “I think that if at any time I’d ever forgotten what the love was like in Oakland, I was definitely reminded yesterday.” Upwards of 100 Raider faithful met Woodson when he landed to meet with the team. He was drafted by the Raiders in the 1998 NFL Draft and played his first eight NFL season in Oakland. He made four Pro Bowls as well as being a key cog in three straight playoff appearances from 2000-2002, which included a Super Bowl trip. With that kind of success, Woodson is a fan favorite and that support helped him choose the Raiders. I think it played a...

Charles Woodson will always be a Packer

As of Tuesday May 21st, cornerback Charles Woodson, 36, signed a one-year contract with his former NFL team the Oakland Raiders. Recently cut from the Green Bay Packers for salary cap space and because he was an injury risk, Woodson was left to fend for himself if he wished to continue to play the game of football. Having received no real deals for playing time with another team...

Charles Woodson says he will enter Hall of Fame as Raider

After seven seasons in Green Bay, Charles Woodson will return to Oakland where he says he plans to enter the Hall of Fame as a member of the Raiders (Credit: AP Photo) After signing a one year deal with the Oakland Raiders, defensive back Charles Woodson will return to the team that he spent eight seasons with and drafted him fourth overall in 1998. Despite spending seven years and...

Charles Woodson believes the Raiders are a team “on the up”

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 as to why he ended up going back to the team that drafted him...

Oakland Raiders And Charles Woodson: New Team, Old Faces

The Oakland Raiders agreed to a one-year, $1.8 million contract with former cornerback Charles Woodson. Including incentives, the deal is worth a maximum of $4.3 million according to rival, Denver Broncos, also offered Woodson a one-year deal, but worth $3.7 million through reachable incentives according to the Denver Post. Oakland’s agreement includes incentives...

Will Charles Woodson get to wear No. 24 for the Raiders?

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...

Charles Woodson returns to the Oakland Raiders

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. Woodson...

Oakland Raiders sign Charles Woodson

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 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...

Why, Charles Woodson, why?

I didn’t think he’d do it. I really didn’t. When the Green Bay Packers let him go, I thought Charles Woodson would come to his senses and retire. After all, he’d had a good run. He won an NCAA National Championship with Michigan in 1997. He was the only defensive player in NCAA history to [...]The post Why, Charles Woodson, why? by Rourke Douglas Decker appeared first on...

Future NFL Hall of Famer, Charles Woodson, returns home to the Oakland Raiders.

Its all come full circle for the 1997 Heisman winner.

The RaidersBlog Podcast Episode 14

In episode 13 of the RaidersBlog podcast, Christopher Hansen and Taylor Armosino discuss the Charles Woodson signing, defensive scheme, optimism about the Raiders season and Chris’ upcoming vacation. or other podcast clients:

Charles Woodson Signs With Raiders, Returns to Oakland After Seven Years With Packers

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...

In the case of Charles Woodson, Packers learned from their mistake with Driver.

On February 15 the Packers released a longtime veteran who was just as important in the locker room as he was on the field. Without even asking whether or not he would accept a pay cut Charles Woodson was unceremoniously released. Some looked at this move with skepticism citing the fact the Packers did not have an experienced option across from Morgan Burnett at the safety position...

Evolving Leadership

The Packers will miss Charles Woodson, Donald Driver and Greg Jennings, but you don't have to be a veteran to be a leader, coach Mike McCarthy told the team on Monday.
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