Found October 22, 2011 on Football Nation:
Game preview for the Week 6 NFL clash between the Kansas City Chiefs visiting the Oakland Raiders.

Another Raiders fan gets an Al Davis tattoo

You might remember last week when Busted Coverage debuted the very first known Al Davis tattoo post-RIP. Now comes word that yesterday some guy still grieving over Al’s passing went out and got AFL Al on his body (still efforting location of tat). What’s becoming apparent from the first two tats is that Raiders fan wants to remember young rebel Al. Why won’t someone step...

Report: Raiders likely to start QB Boller

Oakland Raiders head coach Hue Jackson said Friday he is still weighing who will start at quarterback Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs, but all signs point to veteran Kyle Boller getting the nod, the NFL Network reported. Boller took the reps with the first-team offense for the third straight day, the San Jose Mercury News reported Friday, suggesting that Carson Palmer would...

Week 7: Chiefs at Raiders Preview

For the first time in a long time, the focus of the NFL has been on the Oakland Raiders quarterback.  We just don’t know who that quarterback is going to be… Hue Jackson is dancing with the media; winking, hinting, manipulating, and enjoying every second of it.  Reports came out early in the week that [...]

Raiders have 3 kickers in for tryouts

The Oakland Raiders brought in three free agent kickers for workouts Friday after Sebastian Janikowski missed his second straight practice with a sore left hamstring. Dave Rayner, Ricky Schmitt and Rhys Lloyd took turns kicking field goals and kickoffs for nearly 30 minutes following practice while Raiders coach Hue Jackson and special teams coach John Fassel looked on. Janikowski...

Carson Palmer Took a Big Pay Cut to Leave Cincy

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter,  Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer wanted to get out of Cincinnati so badly,  that he ended up taking a $5 million pay cut. Palmer had to take the pay cut in order to help the Raiders fit under the salary cap.  I’m sure the Raiders will figure out a way  [...]

Raiders' Campbell: Trade was news to me, too

Jason Campbell was recovering from surgery as the wheels began to turn on the Raiders' Carson Palmer trade, a deal that installed Campbell's possible replacement six games into the second season of what he had considered a "fresh start."

Raiders Installs Package Of Plays For QB Terrelle Pryor, Could Play Vs. Chiefs

Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that Raiders rookie quarterback Terrelle Pryor could make his NFL debut in Week 7. According to a "source with knowledge of the situation," the Raiders have installed a package of plays for the third-string quarterback. With the Kyle Boller led Raiders expected to go run-heavy against the Chiefs, it's unlikely Pryor would be...

Raiders Try Out Three Kickers with Janikowski Out

With kicker Sebastian Janikowski likely out for an extended period of time due to a hamstring injury,  the Oakland Raiders brought in three kicker’s on Friday for a work out. The three kickers that came in were Dave Rayner,  Rhys Lloyd,  and Ricky Schmitt. At this point we don’t know which guy will get signed.

Sebastian Janikowski status for Sunday in doubt

The identity of the Raiders’ starting quarterback isn’t the only thing up in the air for the team for Sunday’s game against the Chiefs. They might not have Sebastian Janikowski, their most consistent offensive weapon over the last few years, in the lineup. Adam Schefter of ESPN reported Friday that the team will look at…
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