2013 saw a complete overhaul of the Oakland Raiders linebacker corps. The only returning members were second year players Miles Burris and Kaelin Burnett. Picking up bargain veteran options, General Manager Reggie Mckenzie brought in Kaelin’s brother, 8-year veteran Kevin Burnett to play weakside linebacker; as well as signing 6-year veteran middle linebacker Nick Roach...
The Raiders activated linebacker Miles Burris off the physically unable to perform list on Wednesday afternoon. The move was expected after the team created roster space by waiving linebacker Martez Wilson on Tuesday.
The transaction concludes a long, strange rehab that’s lasted all season. Burris had offseason knee surgery despite playing the entire 2012 season. Burris declined...
According to Scott Bair of CSNBayArea, Raiders linebacker Miles Burris is only a few weeks away from playing after undergoing offseason knee surgery.
Raiders linebacker Miles Burris was expected to be a major contributor this season. He hasn’t even practiced during an agonizingly slow rehab from offseason knee surgery.
But he’s just a few weeks away from playing football again...
Dennis Allen has seen improvement on just about every part of his team. With only one win in five games, the Oakland Raiders rookie coach realizes it's not enough.
Help could be on the way - at least for the defense.
Linebacker Aaron Curry is expected to come off the physically unable to perform list and join the Raiders in practice Wednesday. Curry started nine games last...
Via AP on Fox
October 15, 2012
Oakland rookie Miles Burris has had a tougher time keeping his emotions under control than he has learning the Raiders' defensive schemes.
Since being elevated to a starting outside linebacker early in training camp while Aaron Curry continues rehabbing following offseason knee surgery, Burris has stayed busy in the film room and on the field trying to keep pace with the rest...
Miles Burris #56
College: San Diego St.
Weight: 246 lbs
Arm Length: 31.7″
Hand Size 9.7″
40 Yard Dash: 4.67
3 Cone Drill: 6.81
20 Yard Shuttle: 4.20
Bench Press: 31 reps
Vertical Jump: 37.5″
Broad Jump: 121″
The Raiders seemed very excited at the opportunity to grab Miles Burris in the 4th round of the draft this year. In my opinion Miles seemed...
Reggie Mckenzie continued his aggressive push to lock up and close the book on the Oakland Raider’s 2012 draft class. The team announced the signing of 4th round draft pick Miles Burris. He is the 4th of 6 draftee’s on the Raider’s roster to be signed in just the last two days. As I mentioned [...]
NFL Daily Digest: 6-8-2012
C’mon Chad: It seems that Chad Johnson was released because he is not smart enough to do what the Patriots need him to do according to the Boston Globe. He apparently lacked the “football I.Q.” to get it...
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The Raiders addressed a major need with the 129th pick in the 4th round of the 2012 Draft when they took Miles Burris out of San Diego State.
Burris, a redshirt senior, was extremely durable in his four years playing at San Diego State as he was in 12 or 13 games each of 4 season.
He had more than 75 tackles in both his junior and senior season and those two seasons combined also...
Miles Burris (@MilesBurris) was nice enough to spend a few minutes with me to talk about where he fits into the Raiders’ 2012 plans.