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Earlier this offseason, the Oakland Raiders showed some interest in Vince Young. It looks like things have now changed after drafting Tyler Wilson last weekend.
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Raiders are no longer interested in Young.
For #Raiders fans: Vince Young no longer has interest from OAK after drafting Tyler Wilson. I’m told he’s not interested in CFL. What now?
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 1, 2013
It looks like it’s time for Young to find a new career.
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After taking Arkansas quarterback Tyler Wilson with the 112th pick in last weekend’s draft, the Oakland Raiders are no longer interested in free agent Vince Young. The 29-year-old Young, a two-time Pro Bowler who became a collegiate legend as a Texas Longhorn, hasn’t earned an NFL paycheck since being employed by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2011. The Silver and Black acquired...
The NFL Draft process does not end with the nomination of “Mr. Irrelevant”. After selecting D.J. Hayden on Thursday, Menelik Watson and Sio Moore on Friday and seven other players during the third day of the draft, the Oakland Raiders turned their sights on what is called the “8th Round”. After searching through the vast pool of undrafted free agents, [...]
Quarterback Vince Young can now look elsewhere for a job after his biggest hope of joining an NFL team was dashed away last weekend, according to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport.
The Oakland Raiders reportedly had quite an interest in Young, who really impressed them during a workout in April, but once they selected Tyler Wilson in the 4th round, they're no longer in the market...
Ian Rapoport reports that the Oakland Raiders no longer have interest in free agent QB Vince Young now that they added rookie Tyler Wilson to their roster.
The Raiders brought Young in along with Troy Smith for a workout a few weeks before the draft. The Seahawks also showed some interest in Young as well, but elected to sign Brady Quinn as their backup.
Rapoport adds that Young...
Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie told Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network that Matt Flynn is their presumed starter at quarterback right now.
From TA: #Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie told me Matt Flynn is “going into this offseason as the presumed starter.” But sounds very open.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 2, 2013
On #Raiders rookie QB Tyler Wilson, McKenzie told...
Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie told Ian Rapoport of NFL.com that offseason acquisition Matt Flynn is entering camp as the team's "presumed starter" at quarterback. However, Rapoport adds that the Raiders QB situation in general seems to be "very open."
From TA: #Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie told me Matt Flynn is "going into this offseason...
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Now he can hang his hat on another event. He was found guilty Monday in a San Luis Obispo courtroom of striking a man with a beer bottle at...
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All clubs generally bring in a kicker to “compete” for the job and to generally just help the other kickers get back into the swing of things but Eddie Carmona will be carrying Sebastian Janikowski‘s ball bag this off-season. He was also signed by the Raiders last off-season so at least he knows his fate before-hand.
The post Oakland Raiders Sign Kicker Eddie Carmona...
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, not only do the Montreal Alouettes of the CFL own the rights to Tim Tebow, but also Vince Young, Colin Kaepernick, and Russell Wilson.
Also learned that Alouettes have held exclusive negotiation rights to: Vince Young, Russell Wilson, Colin Kaepernick, to go with Tebow.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 30, 2013
So if any of these quarterbacks...
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