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Oakland Raiders News from local media and analysts.


Raiders Host Tour of USS Hornet
7 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Oakland Raiders hosted a tour of the USS Hornet in Alameda for local military families Friday in observance of Memorial Day.

Get Caught Up: The Week That Was
10 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Get caught up on the most up-to-date Raiders news from 1220 Harbor Bay Parkway this week.

2015 Raiders Draft Class Update
11 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Raiders have signed seven of their 10 draft picks so far.

Tim Brown to receive Hall of Fame ring at Raiders week 8 home game vs Jets
13 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Raiders legendary wide receiver Tim Brown will be inducted into the Hall of Fame this August. That’s when he will take to the podium in Canton to receive his bust and yell. […]

Bair: Mark Davis Will Get What He Wants, Raiders Stay in Oakland
14 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
OTAs are underway in Oakland, but all the buzz is about a possible move to Los Angeles.  What’s the latest on the relocation? Should Oakland Raiders fans expect the team. […]

Lester Hayes Belongs in the Hall of Fame
16 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
The Talk of Fame Network recently posted an article penned by noted sports writer Ron Borges revisiting Raiders Legend Lester Hayes candidacy for induction into the Pro Foo. […]

5 Oakland Raiders Players Poised for a Breakout Campaign in 2015
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The last quarter of the Oakland Raiders’ 2014 season set the tone for an optimistic outlook for 2015. Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller categorized the team as pretenders for t. […]

Raiders sign fifth round pick LB Neiron Ball to 4-year deal
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
Reggie McKenzie is still working to get his full crop of draft picks signed from the 2015 NFL Draft, but he can chalk another one up as a done deal. Florida LB Neiron Ball. […]

Raiders Sign Fifth-Round Pick LB Neiron Ball
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
The Oakland Raiders have signed fifth-round draft pick LB Neiron Ball.

NFL.com’s 2015 Raiders Projected Starters
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Check out a way too early look at the Raiders projected starters, according to NFL.com.

Smith Brings Super Bowl Mentality to Raiders
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Rebecca Corman
LB Malcolm Smith knows what it takes to win. He has two trips to the Super Bowl and a Super Bowl MVP trophy to prove it.

Raiders Recognized For Iconic Uniforms
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
ESPN released Power Rankings of the NFL’s best uniforms Thursday, and the Silver and Black nearly topped the list, checking in at No. 2.

Seely Gets Sirius on the Extra Point Rule
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
In light of the NFL approving changes to the Point After Try (PAT) rules at Owner’s Meetings in San Francisco this week, Oakland Raiders Special Teams coach Brad Seely jo. […]

Predicting Oakland Raiders’ 2015 Breakout Stars
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders have some players on the roster that could break out in 2015. Is D.J. Hayden ready to take that next step? Can Clive Walford have an immediate impact?. […]

Derek Carr’s agent squashes injury rumor, finger injury "very minor"
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
There were conflicting reports about the severity of Derek Carr’s hand injury, but it appears Carr’s agent Tim Younger has gone out of his way to clear them up. Not want. […]

Know the Enemy Daily Links 5/21: Ex Raider, Current Bronco Antonio Smith wanted for questioning
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
AFC West Denver Broncos Broncos’ Antonio Smith wanted for questioning in Texas child abuse case, TMZ reports – Mile High ReportNew Denver Broncos defensive lineman Antonio. […]

Early Predictions for Oakland Raiders’ 2015 Training Camp Battles
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Training camp is still a couple of months away, but there are some anticipated positional battles to look forward to throughout the Oakland Raiders’ offseason. The offense. […]

Raiders sign fifth round pick LB Ben Heeney to four-year deal
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
The Raiders have officially added another of their 2015 draft class with the signing of fifth round pick linebacker Ben Heeney. Heeney becomes the sixth member of the 2015. […]

Raiders Owner Mark Davis Addresses Media
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
National Football League team owners and high-ranking executives, including Raiders Owner Mark Davis, met for two days this week in San Francisco to discuss a plethora of t. […]

Raiders waive CB Terrell Pinson to make room for Chimdi Chekwa
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Wednesday the Raiders made the signing of cornerback Chimdi Chekwa official. He returns to the team after having been allowed to leave as a free agent. He was signed by th. […]

Raiders Sign Fifth-Round Pick LB Ben Heeney
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
The Oakland Raiders have signed fifth-round draft pick LB Ben Heeney.

Raiders Top 10
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
In honor of the final episode of the “Late Show with David Letterman,” we present a Raiders Top 10.

Hayden Hopes to Gain Momentum
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
After finishing the 2014 season on a high note, CB DJ Hayden is looking forward to keeping that positive momentum rolling headed into 2015.

Chimdi Chekwa is Back
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Rebecca Corman
CB Chimdi Chekwa is back. The Raiders signed the cornerback Wednesday.

Raiders Sign CB Chimdi Chekwa
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
The Oakland Raiders have signed CB Chimdi Chekwa.

Roger Goodell not pleased with Oakland, wants to see stadium proposal "soon"
3 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell took to the podium at the owners meetings on Wednesday. Among the questions presented were those surrounding the stadium situation in Oaklan. […]

Raiders proposed new stadium could be next up for Super Bowl bid
3 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
One of the issues up for a vote at the owners meetings today is the 2019 Super Bowl bid. Also part of the discussion is Los Angeles as a potential location to host the big. […]

Oakland Raiders OTAs: Latest Player Reports and Analysis
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The latest rumblings out of the Oakland Raiders OTAs reveal the expected, the unexpected and some bad news. Fortunately, there’s plenty of time for the coaching staff to. […]

Derek Carr Injury: Updates on Raiders Star’s Finger and Recovery
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has a right ring finger injury that could keep him out of the offseason’s organized team activities, but he will not need surgery. Co. […]

Mark Davis Speaks to Reporters and Protesters on Oakland Raiders’ Future Plans
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
NFL owners met in San Francisco on Tuesday to talk shop and address recent occurrences and rumblings in the league.  New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft used the meeti. […]

Raiders Stud Rookie Defensive Lineman Has Versatility to Play All over Field
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders selected Mario Edwards Jr. in the second round of the 2015 NFL draft. How will the Raiders use Edwards? What will his role be in his rookie year? Watch. […]

What’s Next in the Oakland Raiders’ Road Back to Relevance?
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
It’s been a long time since the Oakland Raiders were relevant in the NFL. The last time they were even in the playoff conversation was in 2011, when they were 7-4 after 1. […]

Why Rod Streater Is Oakland Raiders’ Most Underrated X-Factor in 2015
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders’ aerial attack left a lot to be desired in 2014. Despite some flashes throughout the season, the passing game was never able to really get going. There. […]

Who Will Win the Oakland Raiders’ Starting Running Back Battle?
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
There are two different types of running backs vying for the starting position with the Oakland Raiders. On one hand, you have a larger back who needs more carries but can. […]

The Most Intriguing Rookie Storylines at Oakland Raiders’ OTAs
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The NFL isn’t just about banging helmets and making spectacular catches. Players must also learn the X’s and O’s to be in the best position to execute. The Oakland Ra. […]

Clive Walford Could Be Key Player in Raiders’ Offensive Revival
7 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders made a point to give quarterback Derek Carr weapons this offseason. General manager Reggie McKenzie added wide receiver Michael Crabtree, running back R. […]

Kasa making up ground quick in TE competition
2 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
2 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
2 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
2 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
2 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”
2 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
2 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
2 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
2 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)
2 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
2 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
2 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”
2 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
2 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
2 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. […]