We all know that player that has a mouth just a bit too big or an ego that needs to be brought back down to planet earth–see Chad Johnson.
But, I will admit, these players or better yet, “characters” as our very own Carl Pfeiffer calls them, provide some great entertainment and give us all something to talk about. Pfeiffer has done it yet again, compiling his list of each team’s...
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: [...]
It was reported by various Bay Area sports columnists via Twitter that “Big” John Henderson had announced his retirement. It was also listed on the STATS LLC website, which is owned and operated by the Associated Press. The defensive tackle that was cut by the Oakland Raiders earlier this week has made no such announcement. [...]
John Henderson has announced that he is retiring from football and the Oakland Raiders. The once menacing defensive tackle has played his last down in the NFL. He played a total of 10 years with the Raiders and Jacksonville Jaguars. He had been cut from the team due to a failed physical back on March [...]
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, [...]
At 1 p.m. PDT, March 13, 2012 the NFL’s free agency period starts and the Raiders must be under the salary cap. There are a number of player contracts that have not yet restructured or otherwise addressed which will likely have an impact on the salary cap and the Raiders’ free agency plans.
The two sides aren’t talking and extra guarantees are triggered on...
When GM Reggie McKenzie agreed to take over the job in Oakland, I have to wonder if he understood what he was getting into. The Oakland team was not good enough to secure a playoff bid last season, and they’ll have to move forward with less talent next season. The Raiders are one of many [...]