Found April 03, 2012 on Silver and Black Daily:
The Oakland Raiders will be hosting yet another defensive player this week.  According to ESPN, Dave Tollefson is scheduled to meet with both the Raiders and the Packers.  The team’s most recent visitor was Philip Wheeler who ended up signing a one year contract with the team. Tollefson had his best year as a professional [...]

Dave Tollefson Meets With Oakland Raiders, Awaits Offer

Free agent defensive end Dave Tollefson met with the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, according to Andrew Brandt. Photo Credit: Over the past four years with the New York Giants, the 6-4, 266-pound Northern California native has appeared in 57 games (just two starts) and amassed 77 total tackles, 10.0 sacks and three forced fumbles. Tollefson proved to be an overlooked and...

Evaluating Reggie McKenzie and The Oakland Raiders Offseason So Far

What’s up RaiderNation? This article is dealing with a topic that has been hotly debated by the RaiderNation faithful. I thought I might as well throw my two cents in (though some of you may say it is only a half cent LOL). Let’s take a look at what has happened so far. Players cut: [...]

The Raiders’ Secret Weapon: Marcel Reece

In a league where the passing game is becoming more and more of a focal point for offenses, the fullback position is often times overlooked. That is, unless you have a fullback whom possesses the skills of a receiver, while still capable of opening up holes for the running backs in the running game. Marcel [...]

Darren McFadden is “feeling pretty good now” after Lisfranc injury

Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden appeared on Sirius XM NFL Radio and confirmed that he indeed suffered a Lisfranc injury last season. “It’s a long recovery from a Lisfranc injury,” he said. “… But I’m feeling pretty good now.” Even though McFadden has been plagued with injuries during his career so far, he doesn’t plan on changing the way he plays the...

Weekly Poll Results: Michael Bush’s Success Will Continue in 2012

Fans of the Oakland Raiders see Michael Bush having as much success in 2012 with his new team, as he did in 2011 with their beloved Raiders.  This, according to our most recent poll. For the last couple of years Bush has been the Raider’s insurance policy against Darren McFadden, who hasn’t seen a full [...]

Raiders try out DE Dave Tollefson

The Raiders had a tryout with former Giants free agent DE Dave Tollefson, today.  He was once a player on the Raiders practic squad before signing with the Giants active roster in 2007, becoming a member of their formidable defensive line rotation and a sometimes starter when injuries demanded. If he signs with the Raiders he will fill much the same role - a backup and situational...

Team activities start today

Today the Raiders meet for the first time as a team since the season ended after week 17 last December.The Raiders are one of the teams afforded the opportunity to meet this early because they have a new head coach in Dennis Allen.  The first meetings are when the coach explains to the players as a group how he will be running the team and starting to set expectations.The offense...

Wheeler's first interview, Jones cut.

Here are some quick hits about the first team organized activity, yesterday.  The team met at their headquarters, playbooks were distributed and the players met each other. Wheeler talks about being recruited Also, Philip Wheeler spoke on a media conference call and said that he partially chose Oakland due to the coaching staff and schemes and partially due to the fans. TFDS...

Source: Dave Tollefson visited Raiders

Hot News for DE Dave Tollefson

Oakland Raiders among teams to stay with traditional uniform design

    Yesterday, Nike’s redesigned NFL uniforms were released. To the disappointment of some there weren’t too many drastic changes like that of the Seattle Seahawks, who opted for a complete overhaul. Some teams changed where player numbers are located. The Carolina Panthers now have a message on the inside of the collar of their [...]

Carolina Panthers Give Mike Goodson To Oakland Raiders, And Take Bruce Campbell For Themselves

Over the weekend, the Carolina Panthers traded for offensive lineman Bruce Campbell, from the Oakland Raiders. In exchange, the Panthers gave the Raiders RB Mike Goodson. Goodson played extensively in 2010 when the Panthers had injuries to starting running backs DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart, but last season, he played in only four games and did not carry the ball once...

Raiders-specific mock draft, by @raiderdraftnik

2012 Raiders-Specific mock draft, by @raiderdraftnikThis article is the work of Tyler Dickson, who is an avid follower of college football and a Raiders fan.  You can follow him on Twitter @raiderdraftnik for his thoughts on players as we lead up to the draft.This is a Raider-Specific mock draft but for a 3 round mock draft from Tyler that shows the players selected before the...
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