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DE Shilique Calhoun: "I’m happy that Oakland picked me"
8 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Oakland Raiders 3rd round pick DE Shilique Calhoun spoke to the media via conference call after his selection in the 2016 NFL Draft.

Five Things You Need To Know About Shilique Calhoun
9 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Here are five things you need to know about defensive end Shilique Calhoun.

Five Takeaways From The Raiders Draft Day Two Press Conference
9 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Following the conclusion of the third round of the NFL Draft, Head Coach Jack Del Rio held a press conference discussing the pair of picks.

Coach Del Rio: "We feel good about fortifying the front"
9 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Oakland Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio spoke to the media after the Silver and Black selected DEs Jihad Ward and Shilique Calhoun on Day 2 of the 2016 NFL Draft.

Raiders Second Round Pick DE Jihad Ward: "I’m happy to be a Raider"
10 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Oakland Raiders second round pick DE Jihad Ward spoke to reporters via conference call after his selection in the 2016 NFL Draft.

Oakland Raiders Take Michigan State DE Shilique Calhoun in 3rd Round of 2016 NFL Draft
11 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Oakland Raiders have selected Michigan State DE Shilique Calhoun in the 3rd Round of 2016 NFL Draft.

Five Things You Need To Know About Jihad Ward
12 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
The Oakland Raiders selected Jihad Ward in the second round of the NFL Draft. Learn more about him.

Oakland Raiders Select Illinois DE Jihad Ward in the 2nd Round of the 2016 NFL Draft
13 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Oakland Raiders have selected Illinois DE Jihad Ward in the 2nd round of the 2016 NFL Draft.

Raiders.com Goes One-On-One With Newest Raider Karl Joseph
16 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
The day after he was selected in the 2016 NFL Draft, Raiders.com spoke one-on-one with safety Karl Joseph.

What They’re Saying: Twitter Reaction to the Raiders Karl Joseph Pick
17 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Tyler Moorehead
Karl Joseph is known as a big-hitter and extremely physical player, and many analysts (and his teammates) view him as a perfect fit in Silver and Black. Here are a few of t. […]

Best Available Players Left In The 2016 NFL Draft After Day One
17 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Day Two of the 2016 NFL Draft begins Friday evening. Here are some of the best players left on the board.

Raiders NFL 2016 Draft Radar: Best available on day two
17 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
There are still a lot of good players who will be taken in the next two round, thanks to this being an incredibly deep draft class at several positions. But not all positi. […]

Rival Report 4/29: UCLA LB Myles Jack falls into the 2nd round
18 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
In one of the more harsh falls in NFL draft history, potential top 5 pick Myles Jack fell all the way out of the first round because of his torn meniscus that could one da. […]

Raiders 2016 NFL Draft Day 2 Live Press Conference
18 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Log on to Raiders.com or the Official Mobile App of the Oakland Raiders and watch today’s 2016 NFL Draft Day 2 Press Conference with Oakland Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio. […]

NFL Draft 2016 Day two: TV schedule, draft order, round one results, more
19 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
It’s day two of the 2016 NFL draft. Most teams are fawning over their first round picks while preparing for the next round. Or if you’re the Patriots, your draft is just b. […]

Raiders break their large defensive back trend with drafting of Karl Joseph
19 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Tyler Green
What is silver and black and starts with the number 6…a lot? The Raiders secondary of course. The Raiders love tall defensive backs and their roster is littered with pla. […]

Raiders Participate in REACH Youth Scholarship Presentation
20 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The REACH Scholarship Awards celebrated its 20th year Friday morning by awarding six outstanding young athletes with college scholarships. Raiders DB Tevin McDonald and P M. […]

Karl Joseph Looking Forward To Joining Raiders’ Secondary In 2016
20 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Karl Joseph has big shoes to fill in 2016, but he’s just worried about being the best player that he can.

Oakland Raiders’ Mock Draft and Big Board: Updated Day 2 Predictions
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders decided to strike first at the safety position with the No. 14 overall pick in an effort to add the final missing link to a fiercely competitive seconda. […]

2016 NFL Draft: Raiders players react to selection of Karl Joseph
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Tyler Green
When the Raiders drafted Karl Joseph with the 14th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, fans were not the only ones excited. The Raiders’ players were equally enthusiastic. […]

NFL Draft 2016: Best available players after first round
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
After months of waiting, the first round came and went like a streak. But as expected, there is still plenty of round one quality talent still available. One of the more s. […]

Raiders select Karl Joseph at 14: Staff reactions, grades
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Tyler Green
With the 14th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders selected West Virginia safety Karl Joseph. What does that staff at S&BP think of the pick and how wo. […]

New Raiders S Karl Joseph: "I play with a deep passion"
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Oakland Raiders first round draft pick, safety Karl Joseph, spoke to reporters via conference call from Haiti after learning of his selection by the Silver and Black.

Karl Joseph targets Raiders training camp to return from knee injury
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
One of the few concerns that Karl Joseph has is the status of his knee. He tore his ACL in a non-contact drill following week four of last season at West Virginia. Those k. […]

Karl Joseph to Raiders: Twitter Reacts as S Is Selected in 2016 NFL Draft
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders entered this offseason with major questions in their secondary. On Thursday, they hope they found the answer to their future at strong safety.  The Rai. […]

Raiders Owner Mark Davis Says He Wants to Move Franchise to Las Vegas
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
With the future of the Raiders in Oakland very much in question, owner Mark Davis announced his hope to move the franchise to Las Vegas on Thursday.  According to ESPN.com. […]

Oakland Raiders’ Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie and his draft-day decision-makers can put a bow on a productive offseason. After signing linebacker Bruce Irvin, offensive l. […]

Oakland Raiders Last-Minute 7-Round Mock Draft and Top-100 Big Board
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
After allof  the speculation, prospect reports and endless mock permutations, you’ve reached the final predictions for the Oakland Raiders draft. General manager Reggie. […]

Oakland Raiders: Full 2016 Draft Guide and Preview
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Selection history, NFL Combine numbers, speculation and mock projections all rolled into a full Oakland Raiders draft guide for those anticipating Thursday’s draft kickof. […]

Oakland Raiders Mock Draft Roundup: What the Experts Are Saying
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Your aunt Suzie, annoying little sister and even the uncle who swears he knows more about football than you all simulated a mock draft stating what’s best for the Oakland. […]

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. […]