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The Week That Was: Organized Team Activities Begin, Get To Know The Rookies
13 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Organized Team Activities began this week, so it’s been a busy time around 1220 Harbor Bay Parkway.

Del Rio 24th in USA Today NFL head coach rankings
13 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – RDreamer
USA Today thinks our beloved Raiders coach is in the bottom third of the league compared to his peers. Get out your torches and pitchforks, Raider Nation. Notorious East C. […]

Rival Report 5/27: Baltimore Ravens forfeit 3 OTA practices for violating CBA practice rules
18 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
The Baltimore Ravens are likely regretting their decision to put their rookies in pads for just a moment during their rookie mini camp. It was about 5 minutes of practice. […]

Things We Learned From Week 1 Of Organized Team Activities
19 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Here are seven things we learned from the Oakland Raiders first week of Organized Team Activities.

Raiders have an open roster spot and Brian Hartline is a free agent
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – RDreamer
The Raiders waived WR Robert Herron on Thursday, and Brian Hartline was waived by the Browns a few days ago. Is there a match here? On Monday the Cleveland Browns announce. […]

Organized Team Activity No. 3 Observations: Defense Makes Its Presence Felt
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
The Silver and Black were back on the field Thursday, taking part in their third Organized Team Activity.

Raiders Waive WR Robert Herron
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Oakland Raiders have waived WR Robert Herron.

Rival Report 5/26: Inglewood may have falsified accounting records to lure NFL franchise
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
There is a new controversy brewing over the NFL’s move to LA, though this one has nothing at all to do with the NFL actually. According to Inglewood’s former budget and ac. […]

Raiders inspired by Sharks playoff run and other recent Bay Area sports success
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
What a time for Bay Area sports right now. The respective championships in every major American sport has gone through the Bay Area in the past couple years. First with th. […]

Bruce Irvin vocal leadership instills much needed confidence in Raiders teammates
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Jim Vickers
The Oakland Raiders have assembled a highly talented team, and linebacker Bruce Irvin appears to be rallying them to fulfill their potential and restore the franchise’s le. […]

NFL Taking Notice Of Burgeoning Silver And Black
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
The Raiders have quietly built up a formidable roster, and the NFL is starting to take notice.

Raiders insert Kelechi Osemele at left guard, Gabe Jackson makes switch to right guard
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
As OTA’s begin for the Raiders, Gabe Jackson takes his new position at right guard with new addition Kelechi Osemele at left guard With the addition of free agent guard Ke. […]

Organized Team Activity No. 2 Observations: Coaches Get Vocal
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
The Oakland Raiders were back on the field Wednesday, participating in their second of 10 Organized Team Activities.

Andre Debose once again heads to IR, Raiders return job up for grabs
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Since the Raiders selected kick return specialist Andre Debose in the 7th round of the 2015 draft, they have barely seen him actually perform on the field. During OTA’s la. […]

Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio: "There is real effort and energy"
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Oakland Raiders Head Coach jack Del Rio spoke to the assembled media after the team’s first Organized Team Activity of the 2016 offseason.

Quick Hits From Linebacker Bruce Irvin’s Tuesday Press Conference
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Following the team’s first OTA, Bruce Irvin addressed the media.

Quick Hits From Cornerback Sean Smith’s Tuesday Press Conference
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Following the team’s first OTA of the offseason, cornerback Sean Smith addressed the media.

Quick Hits From Running Back Latavius Murray’s Tuesday Press Conference
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Following the Raiders’ first OTA of the offseason, running back Latavius Murray spoke to the local media.

Five Takeaways From Head Coach Jack Del Rio’s Tuesday Press Conference
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
The Oakland Raiders hit the field Tuesday to officially begin their OTAs, and following his team’s work on the field, Head Coach Del Rio held a press conference.

Practice Notebook: Raiders Officially Begin Organized Team Activities
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
The Raiders held their first of 10 Organized Team Activities [OTAs] Tuesday at the team’s Alameda, Calif., facility.

Oakland Raiders Sign Wide Receivers Robert Herron and Nathan Palmer
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent WRs Robert Herron and Nathan Palmer, the club announced Tuesday.

NFL Adopts Changes to Instant Replay Review System
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
A proposal submitted by the National Football League’s Competition Committee regarding instant replay was adopted by NFL clubs today at the Spring League Meeting in Charlot. […]

Derek Carr Comments on Predictions for Khalil Mack in 2016
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders star Khalil Mack would routinely exceed 20 sacks if not for illegal play from opposing offensive linemen, according to his quarterback, Derek Carr. Carr tol. […]

The Lighter Side: Meet The 2016 Rookies
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
With OTAs set to begin Tuesday, let’s take a little time to learn more about the lighter side of the Raiders’ rookies.

Kasa making up ground quick in TE competition
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
One would think two third-year veterans would have a big edge over two rookies and two undrafted free agents in a battle for a starting spot. One would be wrong when it com. […]

Hayden tweaks hamstring, out for preseason opener anyway
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
Raiders first-round draft pick D.J. Hayden tweaked his hamstring in practice Monday but wasn’t going to play in Friday’s preseason opener against Dallas anyway. Coach D. […]

Raiders’ plans to speed up game entry are in the bag
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
The Raiders have given out plastic tote bags to season-ticket holders to help speed up entry into home games this season. (The bags will be one sale to the public next mont. […]

Trask hires an agent, wants to try hand at broadcasting
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
Former Raiders chief executive officer Amy Trask has hired an agent and is looking to try her hand at broadcasting. Trask resigned from her post in Oakland in May, ending t. […]

Walking wounded count hits 20
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
The Raiders couldn’t have a padded practice Sunday as they only had seven healthy defensive linemen. Oakland coach Dennis Allen called it “frustrating” as the number. […]

Tyler Wilson “behind from a mental part of the game”
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
At Sunday’s practice, Matt Flynn, Terrelle Pryor and then undrafted Matt McGloin took turns in the two-minute drill, driving the team downfield. Fourth-round pick Tyler W. […]

Condo hated long snapping at first
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
Two-time Pro Bowl long snapper Jon Condo, who got a three-year contract extension from the Raiders Sunday, hated his craft at first. He was a college linebacker at Maryland. […]

Raiders lock up Condo
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
A couple of days after extending kicker Sebastian Janikowski’s contract, the Raiders signed long snapper Jon Condo to a three-year contract extension on Sunday. Condo, a. […]

A “competition” at No. 3 QB, while Pryor improving daily at No. 2
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
While some thought fourth-round pick Tyler Wilson might give Terrelle Pryor a run for his money for the Raiders’ backup quarterback job, the rookie is having a hard time. […]

Janikowski signs four-year extension (updated)
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
Sebastian Janikowski believes in the changes that second-year general manager Reggie McKenzie is making, and McKenzie likes having arguably the league’s best kicker aroun. […]

Autumn wind still blowing
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
Sebastian Janikowski, who signed a four-year extension Friday, needs to play in 37 games to break Tim Brown’s record for career service with the Raiders. The top nine: 24. […]

Moore, Rivera respond to challenges at practice, other notes
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
Raiders coach Dennis Allen said receiver Denarius Moore and tight end Mychal Rivera both “responded to the challenge … made some plays.” Rivers made a nice move and b. […]

D.J. Hayden waiting on “doctor’s decision”
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
We covered what’s going through Denarius Moore’s and Rod Streater’s minds regarding the No. 1 receiver job in this morning’s paper. And we may be overly perceptive. […]

Injuries piling up for Raiders
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
Rookie running back Latavius Murray was the latest Raiders player to join the injured group, missing practice Tuesday, and then rookie defensive tackle Stacy McGee, center. […]

Pryor throwing well, but not necessarily closing gap on Flynn
3 years ago   Oakland Raiders RSS Feed – Vic Tafur
The Raiders’ Terrelle Pryor completed some pretty deep passes over receivers’ shoulders during Saturday’s training camp practice and then showed Sunday that he also m. […]