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Raiders extend prized fullback/running back/big person Jamize Olawale

The Oakland Raiders handed a big contract out to their big-bodied power blocker.That's not all Jamize Olawale does, though. And that's why the 6-foot-1, 240-pound fullback scored a new three-year deal."He’s a guy that can play a lot of different roles," head coach Jack Del Rio told reporters. "He’s got special-teams value. He’s got value as a blocker and he can also catch the...
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December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Wednesday web roundup: Oakland Raiders

Raiders give fullback Jamize Olawale a 3-year extension Jamize Olawale rolls off the tongue, and the Raiders rewarded him for rolling off tacklers more often by signing him to a three-year extension Tuesday ... Week 14 Stock Report The Oakland Raiders' Week 14 stock report highlights turnovers, missed opportunities and defense as flash points for good and ugly performances on...
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December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders Sign FB Jamize Olawale To A Three-Year Extension

The Oakland Raiders announced Tuesday that they’ve signed FB Jamize Olawale to three-year contract extension. Olawale, 26, originally signed on with the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent out of North Texas back in 2012. He wound up later signing to the Cowboys’ practice squad before the Raiders added him to their active roster. Since then, Olawale has signed one-year deals...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Corps Players: Fullbacks

This is the sixth piece in a series that will look at each position – the additions, subtractions, and pre-training camp depth chart as I see it. This is also the final offensive positional group. For the wide receiver corps, click here.  For the tight end corps, click here.  For the offensive line, click here. For the quarterbacks, click here. For the running backs, click here...
Via Thoughts from the Dark Side
July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

After Many Years, the Oakland Raiders Have a Direction

Running back Jamize Olawale #49 of the Oakland Raiders celebrates a touchdown with quarterback Derek Carr #4 during a game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on December 28, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) The winds of change have often swept through the Oakland Raiders’ organization since 2003. Often, there have been new...
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May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Olawale signs tender to stay with Raiders

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) Oakland Raiders fullback Jamize Olawale has signed his exclusive rights tender.
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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