Found October 05, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
In time for Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers the Raiders have signed OL Jack Cornell to the active roster from the team's practice squad. To make room on the roster the team waived offensive guard Antoine McClain. Cornell had been on the Raiders' practice squad for the past three weeks. The Raiders have been losing players to injury of late. Lucas Nix is questionable and center Stefen Wisniewski is doubtful which means Andre Gurode will move from left guard to center.

Raiders owner eyeing Concord California as the new home of the Raiders

Raiders owner Mark Davis has been doing some searching to find the Raiders a new home. A possibility according to is Concord California at the Concord Naval Weapons station that Davis toured recently. “He made no commitments, but my feeling, he liked the looks of the property,” Concord Mayor Dan Helix said. The 5,000-acre facility has been decommissioned and...

Report: Raiders plan on starting Freeman over Pryor if they land him

According to Mike Silver of the NFL Network,  if free agent quarterback Josh Freeman signs with the Raiders, it will be as a starter over Terrelle Pryor. If Josh Freeman goes to Oakland, it’d be as a starter over Terrelle Pryor @MikeSilver says. — NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) October 6, 2013 This makes absolutely no sense to me.  Freeman’s completion percentage has been...

In-depth Preview: Chargers at Raiders

  In the most important game of the year for both of these teams, the 2-2 Chargers come into Oakland Coliseum to face an upstart Raiders team. After a rough week 4, the Raiders could use an offensive spark, so seeing Terrelle Pryor return should be good news. The Chargers, meanwhile, are a few fourth-quarter blown leads away from being 4-0, thanks to a resurgent year for Philip...

Raiders OC Greg Olsen is a big fan of Josh Freeman’s

Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen was asked whether he’s interested in signing Josh Freeman if he ends up clearing waivers. “I don’t know,” Allen said, per Raiders offensive coordinator Greg Olsen coached Freeman from 2009-11 during his time in Tampa. “I’ve always been a fan of Josh as a person and a player,” Olson said after Thursday’s practice...

Coaches are sometimes worse than Agent, Trust me KIDS

Today I read a story on Ha Ha Clinton Dix, who was recently suspended from the team.  Well that suspension came from something that Clinton Dix did that the NCAA considers wrong.  Over the summer, Clinton Dix was robbed and he needed money. He went to his strength and conditioning coach and asked if there […]

Raiders Put the Chargers to Sleep in Oakland

Under the bright lights of the O.Co Coliseum, on the latest kickoff in NFL history, the Oakland Raiders showed they were well awake to beat the San Diego Chargers, by the score of 27 to 17. Despite being without five starters in RB Darren McFadden, OLs Jared Veldheer, Stefen Wiskiewski and Tony Pashos, and safety Tyvon Branch, the Silver & […]

Raiders owner scouts Concord site for new stadium

Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis took a tour of the old Concord Naval Weapons Station the other day - with an eye toward whether it could be just the place for a new stadium for the team. "He made no commitments but my feeling he liked the looks of the property" said Concord Mayor Dan Helix. Helix joined Davis and a handful of others on the 90-minute tour Friday including...

McFadden casts further doubt over playing status

Raiders running back Darren McFadden is officially listed as doubtful on the team’s injury report. That might be a shade optimistic. While he missed a week’s practice with a hamstring injury suffered in the Washington loss that’s not what shrouds his playing status for Sunday against San Diego in pessimism. It’s what he said in his only interview of the week. “Hamstrings...

McFadden out for Raiders vs. Chargers

Running back Darren McFadden is inactive for the Oakland Raiders against the San Diego Chargers on Sunday night with a hamstring injury. The Raiders are also without starting center Stefen Wisniewski (knee) and starting right tackle Tony Pashos (groin) for the game. Quarterback Terrelle Pryor is back in the lineup after missing last week's game with a concussion. McFadden has...

Photo: Raiders fans mock Manti Te'o with tribute banner

The Oakland Raiders are set to play host to the San Diego Chargers on Sunday and a few of their fans have decided to give Chargers linebacker Manti Te'o a proper welcome to the "Black Hole." However, this isn't just any banner, though. This banner is made to mock the rookie by paying tribute to his dead fake girlfriend. Yeah, like he hasn't seen or heard...

Raiders rumors: Oakland has ‘definite interest’ in Josh Freeman

Since the Tampa Bay Buccaneers cut ties with quarterback Josh Freeman, rumors have swirled as to where the former first-round pick would land. Several teams have been mentioned, but Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports that the Oakland Raiders have “definite interest” in Freeman.The Oakland Raiders have a definite interest in Josh Freeman. Moving slowly. Cant make mistake...

Report: Josh Freeman could pick a team by Sunday

According to,  free agent quarterback Josh Freeman could end up picking a new team by Sunday. Just heard Josh Freeman could pick a new team by tomorrow night. If teams are interested, they have done a great job of keeping it quiet. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) October 5, 2013 So far we know that the Raiders are interested and the Bills could also...

Former NFL Kickers Turn Jewelry Designers

When NFL kickers Owen Pochman and Glenn Pakulak retired, they decided to keep working with football, sort of. The two transitioned to jewelry design. Their company, Football Chains, was born out of a mutual interest in design and a creative concept in re purposing footballs. Pochman and Pakulak combined to play for 16 of the 32 NFL teams. In the process, they built up a large collection ...

Report: Titans Reached Out To Free Agent QB JaMarcus Russell

ESPN ‘s Adam Schefter reported on Sunday Countdown that the Tennessee Titans have reached out to free agent QB JaMarcus Russell this past week. Russell reportedly turned them down as he’s currently rehabbing a knee injury. Schefter believes Russell has a decent chance of being on an NFL roster at some point this season. Russell has been out of the league for almost three...
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