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2014 Draft Sleepers Who’d Fit Perfectly with the Oakland Raiders
10 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The 2014 NFL draft will be the most important part of the Oakland Raiders’ offseason, as they will need to come away from with several impact players to ensure the rebuil. […]

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 96
16 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Nine players have worn jersey No. 96, in Raiders history, including a couple of accomplished pass rushers, and the son of a former Raider.

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 95
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Eleven players have worn No. 95 in Raiders history, including the other half of that rare brother act we told you about in the story of No. 94.

USC pass rusher Morgan Breslin to visit Raiders
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
With the draft still three weeks away, the Raiders continue their pre-draft workouts. Next week they are scheduled to host former USC defensive end, Morgan Breslin accordi. […]

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 94
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Fourteen players have worn jersey No. 94 in Raiders history, including a current linebacker who is half of a rare brother act.

Raiders release finalized preseason schedule
3 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
The Raiders have officially released their preseason schedule which included the exact dates and times of all four preseason games. Here is the final schedule: Aug. 8 at M. […]

Offseason Workout Preview
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Rebecca Corman
The Oakland Raiders begin their 2014 offseason workout program Tuesday, April 22.

Raiders Preseason Match-Ups
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
The Oakland Raiders 2014 Preseason Schedule has been finalized. The all-NFC slate gets underway with a trip to Minneapolis.

Raiders Preseason Schedule Finalized
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Home games against Detroit and Seattle, and road contests at Minnesota and Green Bay, round out the Oakland Raiders’ 2014 preseason opponents.

Where should the Raiders select a QB in the 2014 draft?
3 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
There is little debate over whether the Raiders should draft a QB in this year’s draft, the main question is where that quarterback should be drafted. They have the 5th ov. […]

Will Maurice Jones-Drew Find More Running Room in Oakland?
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders signed so many veteran players this offseason that they are now one of the oldest teams in the league. Most of the veterans should still have a couple g. […]

Rolando McClain is back in the league
3 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Despite reports that former Raiders bust linebacker, Rolando McClain, tanked his workout with the Ravens this week, he has been reinstated by the team just in time to take. […]

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 93
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Six players have worn No. 93 in Raiders history, including the all-time sack leader for the Silver and Black.

What kind of value could Raiders get in Denarius Moore trade?
4 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
One of the looming questions as we approach the draft is whether the Raiders could attempt to trade wide receiver Denarius Moore. The reason behind such an idea is the pos. […]

Raiders still seeking takers for Terrelle Pryor as deadline approaches
4 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
It is rather comical how the rest of the NFL world is clamoring to cover the supposed breaking news story that the Raiders are trying to trade Terrelle Pryor. Pro Football. […]

Terrelle Pryor Trade Talks Provide Glimpse into Oakland Raiders’ Draft Plans
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Any moves that are made by NFL teams at this time of year, especially those from squads with early picks in the upcoming draft, are done so under the microscope of what it. […]

Rich Gannon: Jon Gruden will coach again, "still loves the Raiders"
5 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Yes, yes, yes, this subject comes up quite a bit. The Raiders fans still have stars in their eyes for “Chucky” and what might have been had Al Davis not traded away his la. […]

Tarell Brown says he will offer to buy 25 from DJ Hayden
5 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
The first signing the Raiders made this off-season in the secondary was to get 49ers starting corneback, Tarell Brown to cross the bay. He comes to the Raiders on a one-ye. […]

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 92
5 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Ten players have worn jersey No. 92 in Raiders history, including several stout interior defenders.

5 Available Free Agents Still Within Oakland Raiders’ Reach
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
All focus is now on the 2014 NFL draft, but that doesn’t mean the Raiders are done adding free agents this offseason.  Thus far, a number of proven veterans have been br. […]

2014 Raiders Mock Draft Tracker v2.3
6 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
UPDATED! With 2014 NFL Draft talk heating up, we compiled some notable experts’ mock draft predictions for the Raiders selection at No. 5 overall.

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 91
6 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Only eight players have worn jersey No. 91 in Raiders history, including a couple of first round draft picks along the defensive line.

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 90
7 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Ten players have worn jersey No. 90 in Raiders history, including several hard-nosed run-stuffers.

Kick Squad and Hands Team
7 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Rebecca Corman
P Marquette King and WR Rod Streater participated in the San Jose Earthquakes Friday practice.

2014 Draft Prospects: Specialists
7 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Raiders.com Draft Prospects series, presented by State Farm, concludes with a look at the specialists who were invited to the NFL’s Annual Scouting Combine…

Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Oakland Raiders’ Top 3 Picks
7 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
For the rebuilding Oakland Raiders, the 2014 NFL draft will be key in determining the foundation of the roster moving forward.  While general manager Reggie McKenzie will. […]

Raiders Offseason Workout Dates Announced
1 week ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Oakland Raiders will begin their three-phase, nine-week off-season program next week.

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 89
1 week ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Fifteen players have worn jersey No. 89 in Raiders history, all tight ends and wide receivers.

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