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2016 Raiders depth chart breakdown, 53-man roster projection, position battles: Safety
6 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
In the ninth installment of this series, we look at the safeties and add them to those we see making the final 53. The 4th of July holiday weekend is upon us. And to send. […]

Rival Report 7/1: California Supreme Court deals major blow to San Diego stadium hopes
6 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
The San Diego Chargers are going to need to have a lot more votes from the citizens of San Diego if they are going to get a new stadium. There had been a lower court rulin. […]

The Week That Was: Khalil Mack Cracks The "Top 100," Raiders Building Chemistry During Offseason
8 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
It’s that time of the week; time to get you caught up on The Week That Was.

40 Years Ago: The NFL institues the "Davidson Rule"
9 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Jim Vickers
The spearing of Chiefs quarterback Len Dawson by Raiders defensive end Ben Davidson in 1970 laid the foundation for the 1976 rule change. During the course of NFL history,. […]

Guard Kelechi Osemele Looking To Boost Raiders’ Offensive Line Play In 2016
10 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
The Raiders’ offensive line allowed just 33 sacks in 2015, but the group got even better this offseason with the addition of Kelechi Osemele.

The three classic Raiders games NFL will post to YouTube will be…
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
The fans voted last week for which classic games they would like to have the NFL upload to YouTube, and the results are in. The three classic Raiders games made available. […]

AFC West Update: More On Von Miller’s Contract Situation, Chiefs Looking For Wide Receiver Depth
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Time to get you caught up with the happenings around the AFC West.

2016 Raiders depth chart breakdown, 53-man roster projection, position battles: Cornerback
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
In the eighth installment of this series, we look at the cornerbacks and add them to those we see making the final 53. Making our way through the defense, we head into the. […]

Rival Report 6/30: NFL goes easy on Sheldon Richardson with 1 game suspension
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
In 2015, Sheldon Richardson was arrested for numerous charges when he was caught driving as fast as 143 miles per hour in a drag race. That was the least of the incident t. […]

Rolando McClain suspended again, this time for 10 games
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
It was almost exactly a year ago (July 2) that former Raiders draft pick and current Cowboys headache Rolando McClain issued an apology after being suspended by the league. […]

Watch: NFL Top 100 feature on Raiders “unblockable” “monster” Khalil Mack
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Wednesday NFL Network continued their countdown of the NFL Top 100 players. At 13 was Raiders dominant pass rusher, Khalil Mack. The short feature they did on his selectio. […]

Khalil Mack Cracks The NFL "Top 100," Becomes Highest-Ranked Raider Ever On List
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Khalil Mack’s trophy case is filling up quickly, and now the versatile edge rusher has another accolade to add to his ever-expanding résumé.

Chemistry, Camaraderie Evident With 2016 Oakland Raiders
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Heading into Training Camp 2016, the Oakland Raiders are building up chemistry on and off the field as they gear up for the season ahead.

Renaissance Man, Philosopher and NFL Kicker: Get To Know Giorgio Tavecchio
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Giorgio Tavecchio is looking to secure a spot on an NFL roster, but football is just one of his many interests.

Top 5 Videos Oakland Raiders So Far in 2016
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
It’s been a fun offseason for the Oakland Raiders with just over four weeks until training camp. Here are five videos to get you caught up with our offseason.

Bruce Irvin Emerging As Versatile Complement To Khalil Mack
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Bruce Irvin has been lauded for his versatility throughout his career, and that versatility will pay huge dividends for the Raiders in 2016.

Work Hard And Be Prepared: Quick Hits From Kirk Morrison’s Presentation To The Raiders’ Rookies
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Last week, former Raider linebacker Kirk Morrison spoke to the 2016 Rookie Class as part of the Rookie Transition Program.

Bucky Brooks Shares Real-Life Experiences With Rookies, Sets Camp Expectations
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Tyler Moorehead
Last week, current NFL Network analyst Bucky Brooks spoke to the Raiders’ rookies during the team’s Rookie Transition Program.

Raiders Wrap Up First Annual Rookie Transition Program
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Last week, the Oakland Raiders wrapped up the first annual Rookie Transition at the team’s Alameda, Calif., facility.

The Week That Was: NFL Network Analysts Talk Raiders, Head Coach Del Rio Tops A Unique List
1 week ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
It’s been a busy week for the Silver and Black, time to get you caught up on The Week That Was.

Aldon Smith Arraigned for Violation of Probation: Latest Details, Comments
1 week ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith was arraigned Friday for violating his probation in an incident stemming from a prior conviction.  CSNBayArea.com reported the news. […]

Quick Hits: Shilique Calhoun Talks Ball With SiriusXM NFL Radio
1 week ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Wednesday evening Shilique Calhoun appeared on SiriusXM NFL Radio. Here are the highlights from his time on the air.

Head Coach Jack Del Rio Tops The List Of Coaches To Play In The NFL
1 week ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
ESPN.com recently ranked the playing careers of all 32 NFL head coaches, and Jack Del Rio earned the top spot.

Bucky Brooks Talks Raiders: "I Think They Can Have A Really Good Offense"
1 week ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
NFL Network analyst Bucky Brooks and his colleagues have lofty expectations for the Silver and Black heading into 2016.

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. […]