Found August 16, 2012 on
First it was Carson Palmer with the Raiders. Then you see it this week on Hard Knocks at Dolphins camp. Yes my friends, the Dong Haircut is taking over in rookie hazing.
Pretty funny. I give Carson Palmer the nod for barber after he stinks this season with the Raiders.
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After only three days of rest since their 2012 debut against Dallas, the Oakland Raiders are ready to step onto the field again tomorrow at 7 P.M. (PDT) to face the Cardinals in Arizona. Even though it is still pre-season, it will be a very valuable game for several players who are looking to get [...]
Jeff Demps the Olympic sprinter and former RB for the Florida Gators has announced he is ready to get back to Football and the Raiders are in need of adding another running back with all the injuries that are piling up. Jeff Demps played for the Florida Gators for four years as a change of [...]
Defensive tackle Tommy Kelly believes that the Raiders defense isn’t the same one that finished 2011. The Oakland defense was 29th in the NFL in yards allowed and 31st in giving up touchdowns. New Head Coach Dennis Allen is installing a new system and Kelly likes what he has seen so far.
“To me, the biggest change is probably Dennis Allen and defensive coordinator Jason Tarver...
If you’re an NFL rookie who thinks you have it bad, just be thankful you don’t play in Oakland. We don’t really know if their rookies actually get the worst haircuts or if they simply do a great job of publicizing it, but any rookie who plays for the Raiders might as well completely shave their own head before training camp begins. Otherwise, there’s no guarantee you won’t...
Oakland Raiders’ training camp is off and running and the injuries are piling up. Whether it’s Aaron Curry with his knee injury, Jack Crawford with his foot, Taiwan Jones with a hamstring injury and the list goes on. However the two most intriguing injuries are with Mike Goodson and Brandon Myers. Players getting injured is [...]
As he makes the rounds trying to catch on with another NFL team, WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh has stepped up to vouch for the character of his former Bengals teammates Chad Johnson.
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Raiders head coach Dennis Allen updated the status of some of the team's injured players after practice yesterday in advance of Fridays's game with the Arizona Cardinals.First, injured RB Mike Goodson, who was out with a neck injury following a very scary collision during a practice with pads last week returned to practice and is set to get his first playing time in Silver...
Gonna take some time to heal Juan…
Ryan Mathews says there is ‘no doubt’ that he will play week 1 against the Oakland Raiders. Well, I have doubts. It’s good to hear a player have confidence and that he may ‘ahead of schedule’ on his rehab, but as Norv Turner said “Ryan is NOT a Doctor.” I have laid out my draft plan for Mathews and still think he can provide...
Under the friday night lights, the Oakland Raiders hit the University of Phoenix field to battle against Arizona. After going scoreless versus the Cowboys on Monday night, the Silver & Black were looking to put up its first points of 2012 as the NFL pre-season reaches week 2. Players who did not suit up for [...]
We saw Dolphins rookie Josh Samuda get the dong haircut treatment on “Hard Knocks” last night, to the great entertainment of his teammates and the withering, frowny disgust of Joe Philbin. Since players are now discouraged from the more physical forms of hazing, such as taping a guy to a goalpost overnight and clubbing him with a bag of frozen oranges, the dong haircut is probably...
Jacoby Ford went down in the first half of the Oakland Raiders game vs. Arizona. He caught a 9 yard pass from Carson Palmer and got up very gingerly. He limped off the field and at first refused the help of the trainers. He looked to be very frustrated, which usually means the player knows [...]
Former NFL Fullback Lorenzo Neal joins Rob and Amy to talk about Chad Johnson's release from the Dolphins and Tim Tebow's impact on the Jets.
Rueben Randle left LSU after his junior season for the 2012 NFL draft. He gets passed over in the 1st round but is eventually plucked in the 2nd by the Super Bowl champion Giants. Seems like a perfect scenario. Rueben has to figure this isn’t the Bengals, Raiders or Dolphins so things should go smoothly. And then rookie hazing day comes along.
Guess who’s going for an ice bath...