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Buccaneers Sign CB Mike Jenkins

  Update: The Bucs have agreed to terms with former @USFFootball Bull CB Mike Jenkins. http://t.co/FWUQ5kdtHD #itsabucslife pic.twitter.com/97qeXXunm2 — Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@TBBuccaneers) March 20, 2014   ———- Ian Rapoport reports that the Buccaneers have reached an agreement with CB Mike Jenkins on a one-year deal. Mike Garafolo reports that Jenkins receives a one...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals expand search for cornerback

The Cardinals' search for a cornerback in free agency does not focus solely on former Jets star Antonio Cromartie. Mike Jenkins, who played for the Cowboys and Raiders, visited the team's Tempe facility on Tuesday, according to a source. Jenkins, 6 feet and 200 pounds, started 15 games last year with the Raiders, his only season with the team. He had two interceptions....
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Jenkins reportedly visiting the Cardinals

Mike Jenkins with the Dallas Cowboys. (AP Image) Free agent corner back Mike Jenkins continues on his quest to find a new team.  The Arizona Cardinals are the latest team who are interested in the services of the former first round draft pick. Jenkins will be visiting the team on Tuesday, a day after visiting with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  He had previously played with the Dallas...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

How Raiders should handle the CB position

The Oakland Raiders have a lot of needs heading into free agency next week. Part of that is due to the fact that Reggie McKenzie has spent the past two seasons signing guys to one year “prove it” style deals. Included in that group are 2013 starting corners Tracy Porter and Mike Jenkins. Both guys dealt with injury issues during their short stint in Oakland and neither was very...
Via cover32 - Raiders
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders offseason position review: defensive backs

Watching the Oakland Raiders attempt to play pass defense in 2013 was a disaster. Even worse than an abysmal 2012. They gave up 20 more passing yards per game and 300 more total passing yards than in 2012, while seemingly “upgrading” from 2012 starting defensive backs such as Pat Lee, Ron Bartell, Matt Giordano, and Michael Huff. Mike Jenkins, Tracy Porter, Charles Woodson, and...
Via isportsweb.com
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Another CB option presents itself to the Oakland Raiders

The Oakland Raiders will be rebuilding the majority of their defensive roster this off season. Among the many whose contracts will be expiring this off season are corner backs Tracy Porter and Mike Jenkins. Considering the fact that the Raiders secondary was, well, horrific in 2013, general manager Reggie McKenzie would be wise to check out any and all possibilities to upgrade it...
Via cover32 - Raiders
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders CB Mike Jenkins says that Cowboys had a ‘personal vendetta’ against him

A marriage counselor wasn’t needed last season to determine that cornerback Mike Jenkins and the Dallas Cowboys were headed for a divorce. Jenkins signed in the off-season with the Oakland Raiders and will be back at AT&T Stadium on Thursday to play the Cowboys. The 2008 first-round pick was the Cowboys’ best cornerback in 2011 but lost his starting job coming into 2012...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Jenkins says the Cowboys had a “personal vendetta” against him

    Former Cowboys and current Raiders cornerback Mike Jenkins told the Dallas Morning News that he’s happy in Oakland, but he’s still bitter with Dallas after the way things ended with them last season.  He was asked if he’s regained the swagger that helped him become a Pro Bowl player with the Cowboys “My swagger and my confidence never...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Jenkins expected to play Thursday

    According to Scott Bair of CNSBayArea.com,  Raiders cornerback Mike Jenkins (concussion) is expected to be ready to play in Thursday’s game against the Cowboys. Raiders cornerback Mike Jenkins (concussion) is in line to play Thursday against Dallas. He passed through most of the NFL’s concussion protocol without incident, and is expected to...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders coach flips off officials (Photo)

The FOX Sports cameras caught Raiders defensive coordinator Jason Tarver flipping off the officials during Sunday’s game against the Steelers after cornerback Mike Jenkins was called for a personal foul penalty. Former NFL VP of officiating Mike Pereira went off on Tarver. Pittsburgh had the ball, first-and-10 at the Oakland 26-yard-line with 8:54 left in the third quarter. Steelers quarterbac...
Via Pro Football Zone
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Raiders defensive coordinator flips out on refs

A third quarter personal foul call on cornerback Mike Jenkins apparently sent Oakland Raiders defensive coordinator Jason Tarver over the edge.  He started flipping the bird at the referee that called the penalty and sent a few f-bombs his way as well.  Hopefully it was worth it for Tarver because you can guarantee there is a fine coming his way. [Deadspin]
Via Diehardsport
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders defensive coordinator flips off the referees

The Oakland Raiders defensive coordinator Jason Tarver will be fined for sure after getting caught by FOX cameras flipping the bird to officials during the Raiders’ 21-18 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. Tarver became agitated after Oakland cornerback Mike Jenkins was flagged for hitting a defenseless receiver with 8:54 to play in the […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders coach Jason Tarver flips referees the bird (GIF)

Oakland Raiders coach Jason Tarver was not happy with the referees after Mike Jenkins was called for a 15-yard facemask penalty in the third quarter against the Pittsburgh Steelers, so he expressed his feelings with a certain piece of flair. Yes, that’s the team’s defensive coordinator extending his middle finger and flipping the bird to […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders Draft Possibilities: D.J. Hayden and Miguel Maysonet

We continue our Draft Possibilities series with two prospects who have been flying under the radar for different reasons, but who have seen their stock take an upswing as of late. The Oakland Raiders are still looking to add a talented, young cornerback despite the recent additions of free agents Tracy Porter and Mike Jenkins. Also, the Silver & Black [...]
Via Silver and Black Daily
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders Free Agency Update #11: Jenkins, Carter, Young and Hanson Signed

The Oakland Raiders have added four names to their 2012-2013 defense. Two of them are veterans that debuted as a member of the Silver & Black last season, in defensive end Andre Carter and cornerback Joselio Hanson. The news faces are also cornerback Mike Jenkins, who signed a one-year deal after five seasons with the Dallas Cowboys, and free safety [...]The post Raiders Free...
Via Silver and Black Daily
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders sign cornerback Jenkins

The Oakland Raiders have signed cornerback Mike Jenkins to a free-agent contract. General manager Reggie McKenzie announced the deal Tuesday. Jenkins will team with the recently signed Tracy Porter to give the Raiders two veteran cornerbacks. The other cornerbacks currently on Oakland's roster have combined for four career starts. Jenkins spent the past five seasons with the...
Via AP on Fox
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

CB Mike Jenkins signs with Raiders

The Oakland Raiders have signed cornerback Mike Jenkins to a free-agent contract. General manager Reggie McKenzie announced the deal Tuesday. Jenkins will team with the recently signed Tracy Porter to give the Raiders two veteran cornerbacks. The other cornerbacks currently on Oakland's roster have combined for four career starts. Jenkins spent the past five seasons with the...
Via AP on Fox
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders sign CB Mike Jenkins

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Oakland Raiders have signed free agent cornerback Mike Jenkins to a one-year deal. Raiders reached agreement with former Cowboys CB Mike Jenkins. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 9, 2013 This is a nice pick up for the Raiders.  Jenkins has been a pretty good player when he’s stayed healthy.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 09, 2013  |  1 Comment

Raiders Sign Cornerback Mike Jenkins

The Raiders just got an upgrade in their secondary, and Mike Jenkins gets the opportunity to be a full-time starter again.  Adam Schefter is reporting that Jenkins and the Raiders agreed to a one year deal. Raiders reached agreement with former Cowboys CB Mike Jenkins. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 9, 2013 The 28-year-old Jenkins who has had success as a starter, joins...
Via Thacover2
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders sign CB Mike Jenkins to a 1 year deal

The Raiders' secondary already looks remarkably different from 2012's version and will likely look very different, again, next season. Reggie McKenzie continued on his trend of signing players that have flashed skills in the NFL in the past but, for a variety of reasons, were no longer wanted by their previous teams. Per ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Raiders signed...
Via Thoughts from the Dark Side
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Raiders Sign CB Mike Jenkins

The Raiders just got an upgrade in their secondary, and Mike Jenkins gets the opportunity to be a full-time starter again.  Adam Schefter is reporting that Jenkins and the Raiders agreed to a one year deal. Raiders reached agreement with former Cowboys CB Mike Jenkins. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 9, 2013 The 28-year-old Jenkins who has had success as a starter, joins...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Raiders agree to deal with CB Mike Jenkins

A week ago, the Raiders’ cornerback situation was looking undoubtedly bleak. But the team completed a total facelift Monday night when it agreed to a contract with former Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins, first reported by Adam Schefter. The Raiders previously agreed to a one-year deal with former Broncos and Saints cornerback Tracy Porter on last Wednesday. Terms on Jenkins’...
Via Minus Twenty-Two
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars will take a look at Mike Jenkins

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Jacksonville Jaguars are bringing in free agent cornerback Mike Jenkins for a visit on Thursday. Cowboys free-agent CB Mike Jenkins has a scheduled visit with the Jaguars for Thursday. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 26, 2013 The Jaguars could use a corner like Jenkins after releasing both Aaron Ross and Derek Cox this offseason....
Via Pro Football Zone
March 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Jaguars Will Bring In CB Mike Jenkins For A Visit

Pro Football Talk is reporting that free agent CB Mike Jenkins will visit with Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday. Previous reports have indicated that the Oakland Raiders have interest in the former Cowboys defensive back, but they haven’t setup an official visit with him just yet. The Jaguars have had very quiet offseason, but are in the market for help at cornerback. Given where...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Cowboys rumors: Dallas not interested in Mike Jenkins

Cornerback Mike Jenkins is receiving interest from multiple clubs as the new league year approaches, but the free agent’s former club, the Dallas Cowboys, are not one of the interested teams, according to Calvin Watkins of ESPN Dallas. Mike Jenkins getting interest from teams but Dallas is not interested. — Calvin Watkins (@calvinwatkins) March 9, 2013 The Cowboys selected...
Via NFL Injury Report
March 09, 2013  |  Discuss
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