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5 Mistakes the Oakland Raiders Can’t Afford to Make This Offseason
9 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The NFL is a copycat league. The Oakland Raiders must learn from their past miscues and the blunders of other franchises to avoid a disastrous 2015 season. The offseason is. […]

Dove ‘Real Strength’ Super Bowl commercial sends perfect message NFL needs to send
10 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
You will see a lot of ads during the Super Bowl Sunday. Most of the memorable ones will be funny or sexy or just plain ludicrous in an attempt to catch your attention. What. […]

Poll Position: Do Raiders have a need at defensive tackle?
16 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
With all offensive position present and accounted for, we switch to the other side of the ball now and we begin with the defensive tackles. This position has been rather u. […]

Justin Tuck starts his recruiting of Ndamukong Suh early for 2015
18 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
One of the biggest values of adding Justin Tuck last year was that he is a popular, well respected veteran in the league that knows a lot of players. He was instrumental i. […]

Know the Enemy Daily Links 1/29: John Elway brings back several of his old coaches for Denver
18 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
AFC West Broncos Denver Broncos coaching renaissance is complete: The band is back together – Mile High ReportReunited. Does it feel so good? A look at John Elway’s Denver. […]

Q&A With Murray From Radio Row
19 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
RB Latavius Murray made his way to Radio Row in Phoenix yesterday, and afterwards he spoke with Raiders.com about his experience.

Oakland Raiders’ Top Free-Agency Targets at Wide Receiver
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders are heading into yet another offseason with more questions than answers. After a 3-13 season, the team is in the process of completely rebuilding its co. […]

Todd Grantham declines Raiders defensive coordinator position, stays at Louisville
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Just when it looked like the Raider may have found their next defensive coordinator, they now must keep looking. The team had interviewed Louisville Defensive Coordinator. […]

MJD and Del Rio Come Full Circle
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
RB Maurice Jones-Drew and Head Coach Jack Del Rio will reunite in 2015.

Poll Position: Do Raiders have a need at guard/center?
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Next up in our Poll Position series, we look at guard. The Raiders set out to try and fix the problems last off-season and yet still managed to have one of the worst run g. […]

2015 Raiders Mock Draft Tracker v1.0
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
It’s never too early to start talking about the NFL Draft (April 30-May 2). Here is our first round-up of selected expert opinions.

Budweiser once again tugs on heart strings with "Lost Dog" Super Bowl 2015 commercial
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Each year, the NFL’s biggest sponsor, Anheiser Busch, offers up a strong contender for best Super Bowl ad. The past few years, they have gone with the more heartfelt variet. […]

Raiderette Michelle’s Pro Bowl Blog
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Raiderette Michelle checks in from the 2015 Pro Bowl in Arizona.

Brown Hoping for Hall Call
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Raiders Legend and Hall of Fame Finalist Tim Brown spoke to the media via conference call last Friday afternoon.

Know the Enemy Daily Links 1/28: Wade Phillips frontrunner for Denver Defensive Coordinator job
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
AFC West Broncos Wade Phillips interviewing for Broncos defensive coordinator – Mile High ReportThe Broncos are “ready to move.” Did Wade Phillips just tip us all off? – M. […]

Raiders Top 10 Super Bowl Moments
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
As we approach Super Bowl Sunday, take a look back at the Raiders Top 10 Super Bowl moments and memories.

Raiders Announce Four Assistant Coaches
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
The Oakland Raiders have hired the following coaches as part of Head Coach Jack Del Rio’s staff, the club announced Tuesday.

Maurice Jones-Drew: Jack Del Rio Great Fit for Raider Nation & Franchise QB Carr
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders have hired Jack Del Rio to be their new head coach. How will Del Rio impact the Raiders? Have the Raiders found their franchise quarterback in Derek Ca. […]

Improving Personnel Critical for Oakland Raiders to Run No-Huddle Offense
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders are either incompetent or ingenious. New head coach Jack Del Rio and his handpicked offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave weren’t hot coaching candidate. […]

Age is Just a Number for Woodson
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Rebecca Corman
FS Charles Woodson, at the age of 38, is back for his 18th NFL season and 11th with the Silver and Black.

Twitter World Reacts to Woodson Re-Signing
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Twitter reacts after future Hall of Famer Charles Woodson signs with the Raiders for the 2015 season.

Welcome Back, Charles
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
FS Charles Woodson signed a contract extension on Monday, meaning that his Hall of Fame career will continue in Oakland through the 2015 season.

Charles Woodson, Raiders Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Charles Woodson has proved that he can still play at a high level in the NFL even in his late 30s. It therefore comes as little surprise that the Oakland Raiders have deci. […]

Raiders Sign Charles Woodson to Extension
4 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
The Oakland Raiders have signed S Charles Woodson to a contract extension, General Manager Reggie McKenzie announced Monday. Woodson was set to be an unrestricted free agen. […]

Why the Raiders Should Hire Mike Smith as a Defensive Coordinator
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Initially, it was good news to hear about the Oakland Raiders’ interest in interviewing former Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith for the defensive coordinator position,. […]

Raiders Celebrate Punt, Pass & Kick Regional Winner
7 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Several members of the Oakland Raiders celebrated Collin Travasos and his regional win in the Punt, Pass & Kick competition.

Catching Up with Taiwan Jones
7 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Raiders.com caught up with CB Taiwan Jones about his rehab and preparation for 2015.

Raiders Announce Four Assistant Coaches
7 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
The Oakland Raiders have hired the following coaches as part of Head Coach Jack Del Rio’s staff, the club announced Friday.

2015 Senior Bowl
7 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Reese’s Senior Bowl showcases the nation’s best senior college football players and top NFL draft prospects.

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