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In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to get you caught up on all things Oakland Raiders, along with national featured columns you may enjoy. Oakland Raiders - Grading the Oakland Raiders 2013 coaching staff (READ) - Top 5 celebrity Raiders fans (READ) - The “what ifs” that haunted the Raiders in 2013 (READ) - AUDIO: Where do the Raiders go at quarterback now? (READ) - To sign or not to sign: Raiders free agent dilemmas (READ) - Al Davis and the Raider way lives on in Mark Davis (READ) National Columns - Grading the eight remaining teams. This week’s Power Rankings. (READ) - Johnny Football throws his name into the NFL Draft hat. (READ) - Buck Stanton admires the work of Johnny Manziel. Especially his off-the-field exploits. (READ) - Alexis Perry has the four weekend playoff games all figured out. (READ) Make sure you follow @cover32_OAK and @cover32_NFL on Twitter for all the latest breaking news, columns, blogs and features from the Raiders and the entire NFL. You may also be interested in:Weekly Rewind: Where do Raiders go at QB, free agent dilemmas, moreGrading the Oakland Raiders 2013 coaching staffThe “what ifs” that haunted the Raiders in 2013

Boomer Esiason admits he and Matt Millen were “High” during MNF broadcast

Boomer Esiason and morning show co-host Craig Carton were discussing synthetic marijuana and Jets tight end Kellen Winslow, who was reportedly found in possession of it, when the conversation took a turn. After taking some calls on the subject, Carton said to his radio partner: “Listen, don’t even pretend like you’re Mr. Innocent.” Boomer then opened up […]The post Boomer...

Raiders could lose a lot of their assistant coaches

Even though he Raiders signed Tony Sparano to a two-year extension, the contracts of many of their other assistant coaches expire on February 1st, according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. The coaches whose deal are expiring have been offered one-year extensions, but most have not signed them yet and they could become in essence coaching free agents in a matter of weeks. Davis...

The “what ifs” that haunted the Raiders in 2013

Well, we’re officially into the Raiders offseason. Raider Nation is deeply entrenched in speculating what general manager Reggie McKenzie will do personnel-wise with all this breathing room in the salary cap. The arguments have already begun about what the Raiders will do with the first round draft pick. Pick up a rookie quarterback or deal the pick? Speculation: Raider Nation’s...

Grading the Oakland Raiders 2013 coaching staff

In the New Year the Raider Nation finds itself discussing a national problem: unemployment and job security. It is a reasonable issue to stress about and my guess is coaches under Dennis Allen are sweating bullets right now. Mark Davis appears to have made is decision to keep Allen another year but his lackeys below him may not be so lucky. With that said I’ll give Marky some help...

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Tony Sparano signs a 2-year extension with the Raiders

    Just when we thought Tony Sparano was going to sign with the Buccaneers he signs a two-year extension with the Raiders. Tony Sparano has signed a 2 year contract to remain the Assistant Head Coach/Offensive Line Coach of The Oakland Raiders. — OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) January 11, 2014 It looks like Sparano used the Bucs as leverage. Need NFL...

Raiders re-sign offensive line coach Tony Sparano

According to the Associated Press, the Oakland Raiders have re-signed offensive line coach Tony Sparano to a two-year contract. The move secures one of the best offensive line coaches in the NFL in Sparano, who helped overhaul the team's offensive line and showed dramatic improvement running the ball in his first season with the Raiders.

Raiders re-sign offensive line coach Sparano to 2-year deal

The Oakland Raiders have re-signed offensive line coach Tony Sparano to a two-year contract. The team announced the move Friday before Sparano could have become a coaching free agent next week. Sparano helped oversee a dramatic improvement on Oakland's line in his first season with the Raiders despite numerous injuries to the unit. The Raiders increased their yards per carry...

Tony Sparano given a 2 year contract extension by the Raiders

Despite reports that he was heading to Tampa Bay to join new Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith’s staff, Tony Sparano is staying with the Oakland Raiders. The team announced late Friday afternoon that Sparano has signed a two-year contract to remain the Raiders’ assistant head coach/offensive line coach. Heading into the week, only offensive coordinator Greg Olson […]The post Tony...

Tony Sparano Stays In Oakland

The Oakland Raiders and assistant head coach/ offensive line coach Tony Sparano have agreed to a two-year deal. With rumors circulating about Sparano leaving for Tampa Bay, Oakland felt they needed to lock up their coach. Tony Sparano has signed a 2 year contract to remain the Assistant Head Coach/Offensive Line Coach of The Oakland Raiders. — OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) January...

Jay Gruden wants to make Raider Nation proud (Video)

New Redskins head coach Jay Gruden told USA TODAY Sports that he hopes he can make Raider Nation proud. “The only thing I can do is be Jay Gruden, coach these guys up, and hopefully make the Raider nation — Redskin nation — very proud,” Gruden said during the interview via Black Sports Online. Gruden obviously slipped up and caught himself, but it’s pretty interesting since...

Raiders bring in bunch of veterans for workouts including former Falcons first-round draft pick DE Jamaal Anderson

According to Steve Corkran of the Contra Costa Times, the Oakland Raiders brought in a bunch of veterans and worked out former Atlanta Falcons first-round draft pick DE  Jamaal Anderson,  and former New York Jets RB Joe McKnight. Anderson had 7 1/2 sacks while playing for the Bears, Bengals, Colts and Falcons. McKnight rushed for 502 yards in three NFL seasons, as a backup...

An offseason look at a division rival

Normally for Behind Enemy Lines, we would be chatting with the editor for the Chiefs opponent to see how they would be approaching the upcoming game. But since the Chiefs are done for the 2013 season, we took the opportunity to learn about the offseason of a familiar foe: the Oakland Raiders. James Arcellana from the cover32 site for the Raiders answered our questions for Oakland...

Oakland Raiders step outside of the box with Sparano contract

The Oakland Raiders are as unique an organization as there is in the National Football League. Never one to walk to the beat of another man’s drum, long time owner and face of the franchise, Al Davis often wen out of his way to ensure the Raiders did things differently. A key example of this was drafting kicker Sebastian Janikowski in the first round of the NFL Draft. Something...
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