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Raiders roster cuts 2015 tracker
11 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Raiders roster cuts are coming down, so we’ll keep track of all of them for you right here. The cuts began before Sunday’s game when the Raiders and continue today with se. […]

Report: Raiders expected to release QB Christian Ponder
11 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Among the first reported cuts for the Raiders to get down to the final 53-man roster, the Raiders are expected to release veteran quarterback Christian Ponder, according t. […]

Sio Moore traded to Colts, tweets farewell to Raiders
14 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Former starting linebacker Sio Moore is no longer a member of the Oakland Raiders. The embattled linebacker has been traded to the Colts for a 2016 late round draft pick.. […]

The Week That Was: Raiders Conclude Preseason, Khalil Mack Named Top Player Under 25
16 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
From concluding the preseason, to even more awards for Khalil Mack, it was a busy week for the Silver and Black.

Raiders 53-man roster projection 2.0: Who’s in, who’s out, practice squad
16 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
With two more preseason games since my previous 53-man roster projection, and on the eve of the final roster cutdown deadline, I make my final Raiders roster prediction. T. […]

Five Questions Heading into Preseason Week 4 Answered
16 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Raiders.com Senior Editor Jerry Knaak posed five questions heading into the preseason finale and tracked the results. Here are the answers.

Matt McGloin ignites (backup) QB controversy in Oakland that should’ve existed all along
16 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
The preseason is Matt McGloin’s time these days. The former starter was inactive for much of last season, dropping to third on the depth chart behind rookie Derek Carr and. […]

Seth Roberts has Raiders phone ringing
18 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
With all four Raiders’ preseason games in the books, their leading receiver is Seth Roberts who finished the preseason with 15 catches for 243 yards and a touchdown. Seven. […]

Five Players We Watched Thursday Night Against The Seahawks
19 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Heading into the Oakland Raiders preseason finale with the Seattle Seahawks we highlighted five players to keep an eye on. Let’s see how they fared.

Quote Sheet: Seahawks 31 Raiders 21
19 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Quotes from the Oakland Raiders preseason finale with the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field.

The Morning After: Raiders at Seahawks, Preseason Week 4
19 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
Today’s “The Morning After” is going to be pretty short and sweet. The best thing about this game against the Seattle Seahawks is that it is over and the next time we get. […]

A Look Back At The Raiders 2015 Preseason
21 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
A closer look back at the Oakland Raiders 2015 preseason.

Coach Del Rio Breaks Down Loss to Seahawks
22 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Oakland Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio spoke to the media after the Raiders 31-21 loss to the Seattle Seahawks.

Know the Enemy Daily Links 9/4: Denver Broncos on verge of cutting Montee Ball?
22 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
AFC West Denver Broncos NFL roster cuts 2015: Denver Broncos must choose Kapri Bibbs over Montee Ball – Mile High ReportIn the aftermath of the Denver Broncos 22-20 loss t. […]

Oakland Raiders’ Toughest Roster Decisions After Preseason Week 4
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio is faced with some tough roster decisions when finalizing the 53-man roster for the September 5 deadline. You can overlook the score. […]

GAME NOTES: Raiders Fall To Seahawks 31-21
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
Check out the game notes from the Oakland Raiders 31-21 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in the 2015 preseason finale.

Seahawks Hold Off Raiders 31-21
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
WR Seth Roberts has a breakout night, but it wasn’t enough as the Raiders finished the preseason with a loss to the Seahawks in Seattle.

First Half Highlights Against The Seattle Seahawks
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
First half highlights from the Oakland Raiders preseason finale against the Seattle Seahawks.

Oakland Raiders: What We’ve Learned Through Week 4 of Preseason
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
There’s a lot of buzz surrounding the Oakland Raiders leading up to the preseason finale, and it’s not all positive. A slew of events transpired over the past week—fr. […]

Five Questions for Preseason Week 4
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
We are going to kill two birds with one stone this week and answer last week’s five questions and and pose five more as the Oakland Raiders head to Seattle to take on the. […]

Raiders Bring Lorenzo Alexander Home
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
The Raiders signed linebacker Lorenzo Alexander Wednesday. What does he bring to the table?

Five Raiders To Keep An Eye On Against The Seahawks
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Here are five Raiders to keep an eye on as the Raiders take on the Seattle Seahawks.

Raiders Sign LB Lorenzo Alexander
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent LB Lorenzo Alexander, the club announced Wednesday.

Khalil Mack Makes Two Major ESPN Lists
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
ESPN recently published two lists: #NFLRANK: The Top 100 Players and NFL 25 Under 25 Rankings. Raiders LB Khalil Mack is prominently featured on both lists.

Morris Bradshaw Lights Torch in Honor of Al Davis
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
This past Sunday, former Raiders wide receiver and longtime team executive Morris Bradshaw was afforded the opportunity to light the torch in honor of Al Davis…

Oakland Raiders Preseason: Week 4 Stock Report
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
This is the final Oakland Raiders stock report before the coaching staff finalizes the roster prior to the regular season. The Raiders face some difficult cuts September 5. […]

WR Seth Roberts Makes Strong Case for Roster Spot with Oakland Raiders
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Seth Roberts didn’t enter the NFL as the cream of the crop within the 2014 draft class, but he rose to the occasion during the 2015 preseas. […]

Kenbrell Thompkins Released by Raiders: Latest Comments and Reaction
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders trimmed their roster Monday with the regular season approaching and waived wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins, according to Pro Football Talk. Thompkins p. […]

Trent Richardson Released by Raiders: Latest Comments and Reaction
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
After averaging just 2.8 yards per carry in the Oakland Raiders’ first three preseason games, Trent Richardson now finds himself out of a job, as the team confirmed his re. […]

Updated 53-Man Roster Projections for Oakland Raiders Post-Preseason Week 3
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio and his coaching staff have the tough task of narrowing down the roster to 75 players by September 1 after a tough loss to the Arizo. […]

Amari Cooper, Mychal Rivera Post-Preseason Week 3 Fantasy Advice
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Arizona Cardinals beat the Oakland Raiders 30-23 on Sunday night, but fantasy football players were far more interested in the pass-catching performances from the losin. […]

Is Derek Carr’s Week 3 Preseason Performance Cause for Concern?
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Derek Carr’s Week 3 performance against the Arizona Cardinals shouldn’t cause a full-blown panic attack, but it deserves a critical eye. On the surface, it looks like a. […]

Menelik Watson Injury: Updates on Raiders OT’s Recovery from Torn Achilles
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders right tackle Menelik Watson was battling for a spot in the starting lineup this year, but he suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon on Sunday against the Card. […]

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. […]