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Lions Sign CB Ronald Bartell

The Lions signed CB Ronald Bartell, according to Dave Birkett. Upon putting CB Jacob Lacey on IR, the team needed to sign a cornerback and got a solid veteran presence with starting experience in Bartell. The corner has had stints with the Raiders and the Cardinals, having been an effective starter in the past. If he can figure it out with Detroit, the team will be able to improve...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Raiders expected to release Ronald Bartell

According to Bill Williamson of, the Oakland Raiders plan on releasing cornerback Ronald Bartell today. According to an NFL source close to the situation, starting cornerback Ronald Bartell has been told by the Raiders he will be released Monday. Bartell signed a one-year deal with Oakland with hopes he would return to his form prior to a neck injury that kept him out of...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Raiders Release CB Ronald Bartell

The Oakland Raiders continued to clean out their roster on Monday as ESPN’s Bill Williamson reports that they have released CB Ronald Bartell. Bartell, 31, has dealt with a number of injuries in recent years, but this move has more to do with his limited effectiveness and the fact that the Raiders in the middle of a complete overhaul on both sides of the ball. Pro Football Focus...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Raiders place Jacoby Ford & Ronald Bartell on IR

According to Adam Caplan of The, the Oakland Raiders have placed both cornerback Ronald Bartell and wide receiver Jacoby Ford on season ending injured reserve. #Raiders placed CB Ronald Bartell (designated for return) and CB Jacoby Ford (season-ending) on IR. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) September 15, 2012 Losing both Ford and Bartell for the season is a big blow...
Via Pro Football Zone
September 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Raiders lose Ronald Bartell for several weeks

According to’s Bill Williamson, the Oakland Raiders will be without cornerback Ronald Bartell for several weeks after he suffered a broken shoulder blade during Monday night’s loss to the Chargers. “Bartell has a broken left shoulder blade. Because no surgery is needed, his recovery time could be less than six weeks. There is hope he could be back in four weeks. Bartell...
Via Pro Football Zone
September 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Raiders' Bartell out with broken shoulder blade

The Oakland Raiders received a lot of discouraging medical news on Tuesday. Not only did wide receiver Jacoby Ford undergo foot surgery that might end his season, but starting cornerback Ronald Bartell sustained a broken shoulder blade in Monday's loss to San Diego, according to Bartell's injury will not require surgery, and he could be back in 4-6 weeks. The...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Raiders’ Ronald Bartell leaves with an elbow injury

According to Jim Trotter of, Raiders cornerback Ronald Bartell has left tonight’s game against the Chargers with an elbow injury.  His return is questionable. starting raiders cornerback ron bartell has an elbow injury. his return is questionable. — Jim Trotter (@SI_JimTrotter) September 11, 2012
Via Pro Football Zone
September 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Raiders CB Ronald Bartell Won’t Wear Pads, Willing To Save Money For Fines

Starting in 2013, the National Football League plans to make it mandatory for all players to wear knee and thigh pads.  The decision has rubbed many current NFL defenders the wrong way.  Oakland Raiders cornerback Ronald Bartell said that he’s willing to start saving money now a year in advance to pay for future fines for refusing to wear pads. Photo Credit: “Personally...
Via Gridiron Grit
May 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Raiders still looking for help at CB

Despite signing cornerback Ronald Bartell on Friday, the Raiders are still looking for help at cornerback as they are very thin at that position - even with Bartell's signing they still only have 4 cornerbacks currently on the roster. On Friday, the Raiders met with former 49ers CB Shawnte Spencer.  Raiders new defensive coordinator Jason Tarver was with the 49ers for year...
Via Thoughts from the Dark Side
March 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders Sign Mike Brisiel and Ronald Bartell, Fill Positions of Need

When Free-Agency first started, many Oakland Raiders fans were hoping that the Oakland Raiders would make attempts to sign big-name players like; Carl Nicks, Cortland Finnegan, and Brandon Carr. For the first 3 and a half days the Oakland Raiders were somewhat quiet, getting the cap situation in order, and letting the first wave of [...]
Via Silver and Black Daily
March 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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