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TYVON BRANCH RUMORS & GOSSIP

Tyvon Branch, MJD banged up

Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew injured his finger and safety Tyvon Branch suffered an ankle injury on Friday night. RB Maurice Jones-Drew hurt a finger, S Tyvon Branch hurt an ankle. OT Melvin McCants and TE Scott Simonson suffered concussions. — Steve Corkran (@CorkOnTheNFL) August 16, 2014 The good news is that Branch is expected to be fine. DA called Tyvon’s ankle...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders camp preview: Return of Tyvon Branch is huge

Today we take a look at the safeties that the Oakland Raiders currently have on roster as we head into training camp. Tyvon Branch is entering his seventh season in the NFL, all of which have been with the Raiders. During the 2008 NFL Draft, Branch was selected in the fourth round. Over the course of his career in silver and black, Branch has totaled 446 tackles, seven sacks, has...
Via cover32 - Raiders
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: The three most intriguing position battles

As we inch closer to pre-season camp, there are some unfinished battles over starting spots on both offense and defense for the Oakland Raiders. Although head coach Dennis Allen doesn’t like his starters to feel comfortable at any stage of preseason, there are some players who are starting without a doubt. Matt Schaub, Darren McFadden, Justin Tuck, Lamarr Woodley, and Charles Woodson...
Via isportsweb.com
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Tyvon Branch: Ankle injury was a “wake up call”

Raiders safety Tyvon Branch admits the season-ending ankle injury he suffered last season was a “wake up call.” “It’s a wake-up call,” Branch said, via Syracuse.com. “You start thinking about other things. You’ve got to get all your ducks in order, because you never know when it’s going to be over.” Branch admits the rehab process was tough. “When I first tried...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: Loss of Tyvon Branch

Usama Young – One of two players to replace Tyvon Branch Tyvon Branch, strong safety of the Oakland Raiders, worth $9.5 million, is out indefinitely after a leg injury in Sunday’s victory against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Branch is suffering from what is believed to be a fibia fracture. Branch has been a huge asset to the Raiders’ defense and fans are concerned this loss will...
Via isportsweb.com
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

5 Free Agents the Oakland Raiders Should Target

The Oakland Raiders signed Tyvon Branch to a 4-year contract extension five days ago. This benefits the team in two ways. First, they lock up one of the up-and-coming Strong Safeties in the NFL for a deal that in all reality, is very team-friendly. Secondly, if I am understanding the details of the contract correctly, [...]
Via Silver and Black Daily
July 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Tyvon Branch Signs 4 Year Deal

As had been expected by most, the Oakland Raiders have signed Tyvon Branch to a long-term deal before Monday’s deadline.  The deal, which was first reported by CBSsports.com, is reportedly worth $28 million for 4 years.  Those numbers include $17.6 million guaranteed, and will allow the Raider’s leading tackler the last couple of years to [...]
Via Silver and Black Daily
July 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Will the Oakland Raiders Sign Tyvon Branch To a New Contract Before Monday’s Deadline?

What’s up RaiderNation? There has been a lot of buzz about ongoing contract negotiations between the Oakland Raiders and Tyvon Branch. The deadline for an agreement to be reached is next Monday at 4 P.M. EST. The word is that they are working hard to try to get a deal done. There are those who [...]
Via Silver and Black Daily
July 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Branch to Sign Tender, Questions Remain

As most in the Bay Area expected after Tyvon Branch let the cat out of the bag that he was going to be in the Bay Area this past weekend, he will be signing his franchise tender with the Oakland Raiders today.  Branch tweeted to his fellow defensive backs last Thursday wondering which of them [...]
Via Silver and Black Daily
May 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Branch to Receive Franchise Tag

According to a source with knowledge of the situation, Raiders strong safety Tyvon Branch will receive the franchise tag. With only a few days to go before the deadline to apply the tag the two sides remain far apart to reach a long-term contract. It’s not impossible that the Raiders will reach a long-term agreement with Branch at some point in the future, but at least one...
Via Raiders Blog
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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