Maurice Jones-Drew: ‘My goal this year is to be explosive again’

The Oakland Raiders offseason program started Tuesday at the team’s compound in Alameda, Calif. Raiders new running back Maurice Jones-Drew spoke with Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle about the upcoming season. “My goal last year was to show people I was healthy again and finish the season strong,” Jones-Drew said. “My goal this year is to be explosive again....
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Terrelle Pryor thanks Davis family, Raider Nation

The Oakland Raiders have traded quarterback Terrelle Pryor to the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for a seventh-round pick in the NFL Draft. The Raiders have acquired a 7th round selection in the 2014 NFL Draft from the @Seahawks in exchange for QB Terrelle Pryor. — OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) April 22, 2014 Thank you also to the Whole Davis Family!!! ...
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Oakland Raiders projected starting defense

  Earlier this week, we looked at the projected starting offense for the Oakland Raiders. When looking at their defense, it’s a peculiar case. All four defensive line starters became free agents, while they lost both starters at cornerback. The only free agent starters to be retained were 37-year-old safety Charles Woodson, and unheralded defensive tackle Pat Sims. With additional...
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Return of Jones, Woodson to Lambeau highlights Packers preseason schedule

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Former Green Bay Packers players James Jones and Charles Woodson will be back at Lambeau Field during the 2014 preseason. Though the Packers open their preseason schedule on the road against the Tennessee Titans and the St. Louis Rams, it's Green Bay's first home preseason game against the Oakland Raiders that could be most interesting. Just five months...
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Charles Woodson: Al Davis would love DeSean Jackson

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Raiders safety Charles Woodson told 95.7 The Game that he believes former owner Al Davis would love to have DeSean Jackson on his team. “There is no question in my mind that this is the type of player that Al would bring in,” Woodson said, via “You hear about the off-field...
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Charles Woodson: “I fully expect to be in the playoffs this year”

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Raiders safety Charles Woodson told 95.7 The Game on Friday that he expects to be in the playoffs next season. “I fully expect to be in the playoffs this year,” said Woodson. I think the Raiders have a shot.  People don’t realize how weak the AFC is.   Need NFL Tickets? ...
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Oakland Raiders: Charles Woodson Expects team to make Playoffs in 2014

The Oakland Raiders re-signed Charles Woodson this offseason, and the veteran defensive back expects major improvements this year. The Raiders were one of the worst teams in the league last year, but Woodson expects Oakland to be back in the playoffs next year. Charles Woodson: “I fully expect to be in the playoffs this year.” #Raiders #RaiderNation — 95.7 The GAME (@957thegame...
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Charles Woodson wants the Raiders to sign Desean Jackson

Charles Woodson on Desean Jackson: "A guy as talented as he is, when u have that opportunity to bring him in, I think you take a shot at it" — 95.7 The GAME (@957thegame) March 28, 2014 Jackson is from the area and the Raiders have the funds to offer him an appropriate contract. If the Raiders can get past Jackson’s off the field issues then it is very possible. var...
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Oakland Raiders re-sign Charles Woodson to one year deal

It looks like the Raiders didn’t lowball Charles Woodson. Woodson agreed to a one-year deal with Oakland on Wednesday, according to The agreement comes less than one month after Woodson said he would give retirement ‘serious consideration’ if he didn’t get an offer he liked. This is great news for the 37 year old […] The post Oakland Raiders re-sign Charles Woodson...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Woodson returns to Raiders on one-year deal

The Oakland Raiders continue to solidify their roster, and do so by bringing back one of their own. ESPN’s Josina Anderson reported that the Raiders and Charles Woodson have agreed on a one-year deal. Source: Charles Woodson has agreed to terms on a 1-year deal with the Oakland Raiders. — Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) March 20, […]
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