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The Raiders aren’t making much noise in free agency and will attempt to build through the draft. Missing are five of their original seven draft selections and in their place are five players that may contribute in 2012.
A couple more selections may be awarded as compensatory selections, but that is yet to be determined.
What is the best case and worse case scenarios for the Raiders’...
The Oakland Raiders announced earlier that they were cutting G Cooper Carlisle and DT “Big” John Henderson. This were moves made obviously to free up some cap space as the team starts to focus on the 2nd and 3rd tier free agents they hope to land. Reggie McKenzie is hoping to find some inexpensive talent, [...]
When Free-Agency first started, many Oakland Raiders fans were hoping that the Oakland Raiders would make attempts to sign big-name players like; Carl Nicks, Cortland Finnegan, and Brandon Carr. For the first 3 and a half days the Oakland Raiders were somewhat quiet, getting the cap situation in order, and letting the first wave of [...]
The Bears have made it clear they're in the market for a pass rusher, and it's been made clear that they like Raiders DE Kamerion Wimbley. Wimbley has already collected on a $6.5-million bonus from the Raiders and is due to collect a lot more by the end of the weekend or he's likely to be cut to save some cap room.
By 3:00pm Chicago time today we'll know if one...
We’re three days into NFL Free Agency, and the Raiders have yet to sign a player from another football team. That could change soon. Oakland has cornerback Ron Bartell and guard Mike Brisiel in for visits today, in the hopes of bolstering the secondary and finding a replacement for recently-cut guard Cooper Carlisle. Bartell just [...]
The Oakland Raiders released linebacker Kamerion Wimbley on Friday.Wimbley was one year into a $48 million, five-year deal and was cut because he was unable to work out a restructured contract with the Raiders."We tried feverishly to work it out, but we couldn't," Wimbley's agent Joe Linta said. "The Raiders' salary-cap and cash constraints were too great...
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Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that running back Michael Bush formerly of the Oakland Raiders will be coming to Chicago to visit with the Bears. Bush is a big powerful back who has averaged 4.2 YPC in his career and is coming off one of his best pro seasons. Bush rushed for 977 yards and seven touchdowns with the Raiders last season.
He came into the league in 2008 and if...
The news has been growing louder and louder over the past few weeks that linebacker stud Kamerion Wimbley and the Oakland Raiders would be parting ways if a restructure couldn’t be worked out. Rumor has it today that the news is about to hit a deafening loud point, as the team is expected to issue him a pink slip today.
Just a year after coming to a long-term deal...
The Raiders went the morning without doing anything of note but there was a flurry of Raider related activity in the afternoon. At about 12:30 PM Pacific, it was reported by numerous sources that the Raiders would, in fact, cut LB Kamerion Wimbley.If the Raiders had not cut Wimbley by 1:00pm Pacific, his contract called for a large amount of the contract to be guaranteed and that...
Chicago signed Jason Campbell yesterday and re-signed Josh McCown this afternoon. The team is set at quarterback next year but is this overkill? Could this hurt the team down the line?