Found July 23, 2012 on Silver and Black Daily:
Much has been made about the new defensive scheme that the Oakland Raiders will be employing this year, courtesy of Head Coach Dennis Allen, and Defensive Coordinator Jason Tarver. They are expected to be multiple, and more importantly, much less predictable. In recent years, and likely due to the evolvement of NFL offenses, the Raiders [...]

Oakland Raiders: Team Officially Announces Louis Murphy Trade

The Oakland Raiders have officially announced that they have traded Louis Murphy to the Carolina Panthers.  The transaction, which was first reported this morning by Yahoo’s Jason Cole via Twitter, sends Oakland’s top wide receiver in 2009 and 2010 to the NFC South in exchange for a “conditional draft pick.”  Neither team has disclosed the [...]

With new contract signed, Oakland Raiders' Tyvon Branch focused on winning

Tyvon Branch knew he would be a part of the Oakland Raiders during the 2012 season when he signed his franchise tag tender in May. Now with a new four year deal signed, he will be a member of the Raiders and is focused on winning. “I hoped that a deal would get done,” Branch said. “I love playing for the Raiders. It’s a great organization; I think we’re taking steps...

Raiders DE Richard Seymour Ranks No. 99 in New NFL Top 100 Player Rankings

Richard Seymour, 32, is an experienced, versatile veteran leader for the Oakland Raiders. In 11 seasons, he’s racked up a total of 481 tackles, four forced fumbles, two interceptions, 32 pass deflections and 54.5 sacks. Coming off a less-than-stellar 2011 campaign with 29 tackles, 6.0 sacks and three passes defensed in 16 games (15 starts), Seymour just cracks’s...

The Raiders are not the criminal element of the NFL

Back in the seventies, former hall of fame Pittsburgh Steelers coach Chuck Noll stated the Oakland Raiders are the “criminal element” of the NFL. This moniker was given to the Oakland Raiders when George Atkinson blindsided Lynn Swan one game, but many commenters in the media continue to present this false moniker to describe the [...]

Louis Murphy Shipped To Carolina

Wide receiver Louis Murphy has been traded from Oakland to Carolina. Further details were not disclosed, but it is believed the Raiders will receive a late-round draft pick in the swap. Fantasy Spin: While Murphy leaves a crowded receiving corps in Oakland, he isnt likely going to push Brandon LaFell for the No. 2 role opposite stud Steve Smith, and we dont see him registering much...

Darrius Heyward-Bey Reverses Course, Pleads No Contest

“After investigating all the procedures and all the chain of events it appears not everything was done according to the rule of law, and there may be some questions that need to go before a jury.” This was a statement from Ivan Golde, Darrius Heyward-Bey’s attorney, just under a month ago after a pre-trial hearing [...]

Raiders ready for 1st camp since Al Davis' death

The uniforms are the same familiar silver and black the Oakland Raiders have worn for decades. The roster contains the fastest collection of players in the NFL. And the offense features a quarterback who wants to throw the ball deep. Those are just some of the many familiar standards that still exist as the Raiders head to their first training camp since death of owner and architect...

Louis Murphy reportedly traded to the Panthers

Getty Images According to Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports, the Oakland Raiders have traded wide receiver Louis Murphy to the Carolina Panthers. The Raiders are loaded with young talent at the receiver position and Murphy didn’t have a great year in 2011 after only recording 15 receptions for 241 yards. We don’t know what the Raiders have received in compensation just yet.  I would...

Oakland WR Louis Murphy Traded To The Carolina Panthers

FINALLY!!!!!!!! This is such a bias article to produce my own agenda but hey its still sports news. I don’t know who spoke some sense into my Panthers, but we are finally filling out our WR spots. Yahoo Sports reports that Louis Murphy has been traded to the Panther but details of the trade have not been disclosed. With three seasons with the Raiders, Murphy caught 90 balls...

Reports: Raiders deal WR Murphy to Panthers

The Raiders have traded wide receiver Louis Murphy to the Panthers in the second trade between the teams in four months, according to multiple reports. What Oakland received in return wasn't immediately known. Murphy has 90 career receptions for 1,371 yards and six touchdowns in three seasons since being a fourth-round pick out of Florida. However, he posted career lows of...

Jerry Rice caught on camera doing the Dougie posted a video via of former Hall of Fame NFL wide receiver Jerry Rice doing the Dougie at the Harrah’s Tahoe American Century Golf Championship after party. Check out the video below. Rice comes into the picture at the 1:15 mark.

Panthers acquire Murphy from Oakland

The Carolina Panthers traded a conditional 2013 draft pick to the Oakland Raiders for WR Louis Murphy on Monday.
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