Found March 08, 2013 on Raiders Blog:
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In episode 6 of the Raiders Blog Podcast, Christopher Hansen (@chrishansenNFL) and Taylor Armosino (@tarmosino) discuss the contract restructuring of both Tyvon Branch and Mike Brisiel, how Dustin Colquitt’s new deal with the Chiefs impacts the Raiders chances of re-singing Shane Lechler and what developments in Atlanta and Carolina mean for the Raiders pursuit of a new stadium. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast
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