Tony Bergstrom is getting something this year that he never really had last year even though he was the first draft pick taken by the team in 2012 – a chance to start.
Last season, Reggie McKenzie re-signed veteran guard Cooper Carlisle to man the starting left guard position and Carlisle held that position all year. Bergstrom was able to get onto the field, first as a blocking...
3rd Round 95th Overall: Tony Bergstrom, G/T, Utah The Raiders have a solid O-Line, but Cooper Carlisle is aging and will need to be replaced somewhat soon. Bergstrom can come in and immediately compete with Carlisle for the Left Guard job, and he can compete with Barksdale at Right Tackle. Bergstrom is versatile O-Lineman that [...]
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: [...]
Hot News for OG Cooper Carlisle
The Oakland Raiders announced earlier that they were cutting G Cooper Carlisle and DT “Big” John Henderson. This were moves made obviously to free up some cap space as the team starts to focus on the 2nd and 3rd tier free agents they hope to land. Reggie McKenzie is hoping to find some inexpensive talent, [...]