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Tweet In NFL training camp news, it appears as if Tracy Porter — who joined the Oakland Raiders a free agent in April — is losing the #24 he had a stranglehold on to Raiders great Charles Woodson, who also signed with the team this off-season — May to be exact. Porter sent this tweet [...]
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If general manager Reggie McKenzie raised eyebrows in the offseason, he’s starting training camp making Raiders fans shut their eyes instead. In what could only be called a ‘curious’ move, the team signed their first round pick D.J. Hayden to a top 6 contract though he was taken 12th overall.
The 6’5 240 pound Terrelle Pryor is destined to become the number three quarterback this year for the Oakland Raiders. When Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie decided to trade the overpaid and overrated Carson Palmer this offseason it looked like Pryor would have a chance to start. However, with the addition of journeyman Matt Flynn it altered Pryor’s chances. On draft...
According to Bill Williamson of ESPN, the Oakland Raiders are very interested in adding offensive lineman Travelle Wharton to their roster. Williamson says the Raiders’ interest in Wharton as “high,” but no visits are scheduled at the moment.
The Oakland Raiders have waived LB Travis Goethel and CB Coye Francies
The Oakland Raiders have waived CB Coye Francies and LB Travis Goethel. – Oakland Raiders Twitter
Goethel was drafted in the 6th round by the Raiders in 2010 and has shown some promise but has been unable to stay healthy. Francies was a 6th round pick in 2009 by the Browns and joined the Raiders after being...
The Oakland Raiders are set to begin their Training Camp practices for the upcoming season tomorrow morning in the beautiful Napa Valley. While the team initiates the most important part of the off-season in terms of building the foundation for the year, there are still a lot of questions to be answered about the 2013 members of the Silver & [...]
The Oakland Raiders have officially signed CB D.J. Hayden. With Hayden’s signing all of the Raiders rookie draft picks are now under contract. The terms of Hayden’s deal have not yet been disclosed, but are expected to be slightly more than the 4 year $10.2 million dollar deal that last years 12tth overall pick Fletcher Cox signed last season.
The #Raiders have agreed to terms...
The Oakland Raiders have signed 2nd Round pick Offensive Tackle Menelik Watson. Watson was the 42nd overall pick and will battle Khalif Barnes for the starting RT position opposite Jared Veldheer. Watson is 6′ 5″ and weighs 315 pounds. The multisport athlete from England is fairly new to football but showed great promise in his one season at Florida State allowing only 1 sack...
Second-round offensive tackle Menelik Watson signed his rookie contract with the Oakland Raiders on Wednesday leaving first-round cornerback D.J. Hayden as the team's only unsigned draft pick.
Watson signed his deal hours after most of the rest of the rookies, undrafted free agents and other young players filed off two buses as they arrived for a one-month stay at training camp...
We've gotten over it, why haven't you? RT @nflnetwork: Patriots. Raiders. Tuck Rule. Right now.
— OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) July 19, 2013
Upon further review, nope, we're not over it. RT @nflnetwork: Patriots. Raiders. Tuck Rule. Right now.
— OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) July 19, 2013
Anybody surprised? I mean we are talking about the Oakland Raiders here...
Newly christened cornerback Taiwan Jones is at a crossroads in his young career. Now that the Raiders cornerback position is stacked with DJ Hayden, Mike Jenkins and Tracy Porter; Jones will be in a dog fight with Joselio Hanson, Philip Adams and Brandian Ross for one of the final roster spots. Jones is an explosive athlete that must find a way to make the team.
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Charles Woodson has landed back where he started his career — in Oakland — where the future Hall of Famer will almost certainly wrap up his career and cement in place in Silver and Black lore.
During his first stint in with the Raiders, Woodson was one of the elite corners in the league. He...