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LaMarr Woodley ‘definitely’ sees Raiders as playoff team

In first season with the team, LaMarr Woodley believes the Raiders will accomplish something it's failed at for the last 11 seasons. Make the playoffs. "I can definitely see us as a playoff team," Woodley told KGMZ-FM on Tuesday, via NFL.com. "Last year going back and watching some film on the Raiders, there were a lot of opportunities here where they just...
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LaMarr Woodley: Raiders are a playoff team

Raiders linebacker LaMarr Woodley  told KGMZ-FM on Tuesday that believes they can makes the playoffs in 2014. “I can definitely see us as a playoff team,” Woodley said via NFL.com. “Last year going back and watching some film on the Raiders, there were a lot of opportunities here where they just didn’t close it out. Some games good in the first half, they just didn...
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LaMarr Woodley sees the playoffs in Raiders' future

Lineacker LaMarr Woodley starts a new chapter in his career with the Oakland Raiders in 2014, and just as hope springs eternal this time of year for all 32 NFL teams, there's no shortage in visions of profound success. Woodley is no exception, telling 95.7 The Game on Tuesday "I can definitely see [us] as a playoff team." “Last year going back and watching some...
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Woodley declares Raiders to be a playoff team

It’s still 0-0 time in the NFL, with every fan of every team able to conjure hope for the coming season, plausible or otherwise. Raiders fans, already buoyed by an aggressive pursuit of veteran free agents, got more reason for hope on Tuesday from one of the new arrivals. “I can definitely see [us] as a playoff team,” linebacker LaMarr Woodley told 95.7 The Game on Tuesday...
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Raiders start off-season workouts looking for respect

The Raiders started their off-season workout program today with “close to 100%” participation, according to Pro Bowl fullback Marcel Reece. Reece, and many of the Raiders key free agents, took to the podium to talk to the assembled media about their expectations for the 2014 season. The vast majority of the veterans that the Raiders signed in free agency were 30 or over, something...
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Maurice Jones-Drew: ‘My goal this year is to be explosive again’

The Oakland Raiders offseason program started Tuesday at the team’s compound in Alameda, Calif. Raiders new running back Maurice Jones-Drew spoke with Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle about the upcoming season. “My goal last year was to show people I was healthy again and finish the season strong,” Jones-Drew said. “My goal this year is to be explosive again....
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Raiders have a chance at making the playoffs?

Mike Freeman of Bleacher says he spoke with Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew who believes they have a chance to make the playoffs in 2014. Freeman seems to agree with MJD. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Raiders have a chance at making the playoffs? appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Six remaining free agents the Oakland Raiders should consider

Much of the focus around the NFL is on the draft happening in a few weeks. But while the Raiders will surely add a lot of talent through the draft, there are also opportunities remaining in free agency to upgrade the team as well. Here is a look at six guys the Raiders should consider taking a look at. #6: Pat Angerer, MLB The Raiders haven’t added new talent to the linebacking...
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Terrelle Pryor thanks Davis family, Raider Nation

The Oakland Raiders have traded quarterback Terrelle Pryor to the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for a seventh-round pick in the NFL Draft. The Raiders have acquired a 7th round selection in the 2014 NFL Draft from the @Seahawks in exchange for QB Terrelle Pryor. — OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) April 22, 2014 Thank you also to the Whole Davis Family!!! pic.twitter.com/k7vxwGPQAR ...
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Oakland Raiders: why edge defender is the biggest need

In one of the biggest rebuilds in recent memory, general manager Reggie McKenzie is using the 2014 offseason to push the Oakland Raiders over the final hill to competing for the AFC West. With more than $60 million in cap space, he set out to replenish the all around depth of the team. Rather than go after high priced big name players, he signed multiple mid tier free agents, most...
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Raiders land a seventh rounder for Terrelle Pryor

Today the Oakland Raiders landed a 7th round draft pick from the Seattle Seahawks, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. @AdamSchefter: Seahawks surrendered a 7th-round pick for QB Terrelle Pryor, per league source. The Raiders had two suitors but chose the Seahawks over the Niners. This was great for the Raiders because the team was […] The post Raiders land a seventh rounder for...
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Raiders trade Terrelle Pryor to Seahawks

This weekend featured a lot of buzz about whether or not the Raiders would cut Pryor if they couldn't find a trade partner interested in his services. None of that matters now, as it looks like the mobile QB has found a new home. […] 
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Oakland Raiders young tight ends could have big year with Matt Schaub

The Oakland Raiders have a lot of potential but not a lot of experience when it comes to the tight end position. When offseason workouts begin, the tight end with the most NFL experience will be David Ausberry, a former wide receiver out of USC that missed all of last season with a shoulder injury sustained in the pre-season. Entering his fourth season in the league, Ausberry has...
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GM Reggie McKenzie rolling dice for second year in a row in QB Matt Schaub

Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie didn't draft a quarterback early in the 2013 NFL Draft, and put his stock in signal caller Matt Flynn, who he traded for from the Seattle Seahawks. Flynn's elbow went south in training camp and so did the team's season as the quarterback position became even more unstable. He drafted Tyler Wilson in the fourth round...
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The confusion about Oakland Raiders cutting Terrelle Pryor

If reports are true, the Oakland Raiders are supposed to cut quarterback Terrelle Pryor before the beginning of offseason workouts on Tuesday. Which of course means that today could be the final day of Pyror’s tenure with the Silver and Black. But is cutting Pryor now such a good idea for the Raiders? According to the reports, the Raiders do not want Pryor on the team by the start...
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