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Oakland Raiders: 2014 Training Camp Preview

  ON July 24th, the Oakland Raiders will report to training camp to kick off their 2014 season. Once again they will be holding it at the Napa County Marriott in Napa, California. This years training camp will be a fresh sight for most Raider fans. The influx of veterans has given the team a talent level it hasnt seen since possibly the early 2000′s. While most of those additions...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Latavius Murray: The man who could be the future at RB for the Raiders

Raider Nation was dismayed last season to see rookie running back Latavius Murray get placed on injured reserve at the end of August 2013. Murray was the Oakland Raiders’ sixth round draft pick in the 2013 NFL Draft and it was frustrating to see his rookie season cut short before the regular season even began. A New York native, Murray came to the Raiders from the University of...
Via cover32 - Raiders
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders 2014 sleeper in second year, RB, Latavius Murray

General Manager Reggie McKenzie brought in plenty of new faces over the last few months. Ex-Houston Texans starting quarterback Matt Schaub, and two-time Super Bowl winning defensive end Justin Tuck, just to mention a few. Oakland's running back situation is going to be one of the more interesting in the league. The potential of Darren McFadden who resigned with the Raide...
Via College2Pro.com
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders mailbag: Talking QB, free agent needs, Latavius Murray and the media

The Oakland Raiders have had a busy offseason already which means there are a ton of questions to be answered. So let’s get right to it. @RaidersReporter with the FA options out there, and the draft still to come, what is ur ideal QB situation for this season? — RaiderCurt (@curtpicciuto) March 19, 2014 My ideal situation is drafting a mid round pick to sit behind a veteran stop...
Via cover32 - Raiders
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Getting to Know Latavius Murray – Shiny New Toy for 2014

There are several qualities a player must possess to qualify as the next big thing in fantasy football. Raiders (soon-to-be) second year RB Latavius Murray has cornered the market on all of them: Size: At 6’2”, 230 pounds, Murray is a built more like a tight end than a running back. Speed: At his Pro Day last March, Murray ran the 40 in 4.38 seconds, flashing wheels that very...
Via The Fake Football
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders Rookie RB Latavius Murray Lost For Season

The Oakland Raiders have put rookie running back Latavius Murray on injured reserve according to the Bay Sports Report. Murray was considered a sleeper pick going into 2013 as a 6th round pick out of UCF. Considered similar to Darren McFadden, Murray had a chance to carve out significant time this season. McFadden is sure to get hurt and the only other backs ahead of Murray were...
Via FF Locker Room
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

State of the Nation: A Look at the Oakland Raiders’ Running Backs

  Over the last few five seasons, the Oakland Raiders could always count on a strong running game even when the rest of the team was falling apart. With the Darren McFadden and Michael Bush thunder-and-lightning duo carrying the ball opposing defenses were constantly on their heels. However last off-season the Raiders once vaunted running game fell apart with the departure of Michael...
Via Football and Futbol
June 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Checking In On Oakland Raiders RB Latavius Murray

The Oakland Raiders were not very good last season and shouldn’t be any better in 2013 but they do still have perennial fantasy disappointment Darren McFadden. And when you consistently have issues staying on the field (McFadden has never played more than 13 games in 5 seasons) it tends to give the next guy a shot to make a fantasy impact. In the case of the Raiders in 2012, Marcel...
Via FF Locker Room
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders Running Back Latavius Murray Was The Steal Of The Draft

Get excited Raider Nation, Reggie McKenzie might have found the perfect complement to Darren McFadden in the 6th round of the draft. Central Florida running back Latavius Murray is a physical freak who is not only one of the fastest running backs in the draft (4.38 40 yard dash) but also one of the biggest (6’3 223 pounds). With the Oakland Raiders reverting back to a power running...
Via Football and Futbol
May 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Tale of the Tape: film review of Oakland Raiders' new RB Latavius Murray

When the Raiders traded down with the Buccaneers in the fourth-round (they chose QB Tyler Wilson after trading down), they also picked up an extra sixth-round pick as compensation for trading down. The pick, 181st overall, was used to select running back Latavius Murray from Central Florida. Central Florida plays in a smaller conference in division I, Conference USA (C-USA for...
Via Thoughts from the Dark Side
May 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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