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Raiders Assist in Napa Earthquake Recovery Efforts
4 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
UPDATED: The American Red Cross, Napa Valley Unified School District, and Napa Valley Education Foundation will receive a combined $50,000 from The Oakland Raiders to assis. […]

Raiders vs Seahawks preseason 2014: What to watch for, storylines
5 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
The Raiders embark on their final preseason game of 2014 on Thursday when they welcome the Seattle Seahawks to town. Here a few Raiders storylines and things to watch for. […]

UFC Champs Visit Raiders
7 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Rebecca Corman
UFC Champs – TJ Dillishaw, Gilbert Melendez and Joseph Benavidez – visited Raiders HQ.

Raiders Close Out 2014 Preseason Against Seahawks
8 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Oakland Raiders host the Seattle Seahawks in the 2014 Preseason finale at O.co Coliseum in Oakland Thursday night.

Raiders vs Seahawks preseason 2014: Game time, TV schedule, online streaming, more
9 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Here is all the info you need to know in order to catch the Raiders fourth preseason game against the Seahawks. Game time: 7:00 Pacific time (10:00pm Eastern), Thursday Au. […]

Raiders Implement NFL Bag Policy
10 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
To provide a safer environment for the public and significantly expedite fan entry into O.co Coliseum, the Oakland Raiders are implementing an NFL policy that limits the si. […]

Game Preview: Raiders vs. Seahawks
11 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Rebecca Corman
The Oakland Raiders host the Seattle Seahawks at O.co Coliseum in Preseason Week 4 action.

Fast Facts About Menelik Watson
12 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Things you may not have known about T Menelik Watson…

What They Said on August 26
13 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
A look at what the media had to say about the Raiders on Tuesday, August 26.

Raiders donate 50k to Napa earthquake relief efforts
17 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Last weekend, Napa California was the epicenter for an earthquake that registered at 6.1 on the Richter scale. It was the largest quake Northern California has experienced. […]

Cornerback Depth Means Raiders Don’t Have to Rush D.J. Hayden
17 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Coming into 2014, the Oakland Raiders penciled second-year cornerback D.J. Hayden in as a starter opposite Tarell Brown. Hayden was looking to put an injury-plagued rookie. […]

Tarver Looking for Cohesion, Consistency
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Defensive coordinator Jason Tarver spoke to the media after Tuesday’ practice as the Raiders get ready to face the Seahawks Thursday night in Oakland.

Olson Discusses Schaub, O-Line and More
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Offensive coordinator Greg Olson spoke to the media after Tuesday’s practice as the Raiders get ready to host the Seattle Seahawks.

Practice Recap – August 26
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
The Raiders took the field for their final practice before facing the Seahawks Thursday evening.

DJ Hayden missed time opens door for Neiko Thorpe "focused. He wants it"
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
One of the positions that was looking like it could be the deepest on this Raiders team in training camp ends up needing to be. With D.J. Hayden being placed on the Physic. […]

Coach Allen Addresses Hayden Situation, More
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Head Coach Dennis Allen addresses the CB DJ Hayden PUP situation, injuries to other players and facing at least one familiar face against the Seahawks.

Raiders claim former Cal kicker Giorgio Tavecchio off waivers from Lions
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
The Raiders Tuesday announced they have claimed K Giorgio Tavecchio via waivers from the Detroit Lions. They released kicker Kevin Goessling in a corresponding move. Tavec. […]

Raiders Claim K Giorgio Tavecchio
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
The Oakland Raiders have claimed K Giorgio Tavecchio via waivers from the Detroit Lions, General Manager Reggie McKenzie announced Tuesday.

Matt Schaub alerted coaches during camp that his arm was "tired"
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
At 33-years-old and coming off easily his worst season as a pro, there are a lot of concerns about whether Matt Schaub can ever return to the Pro Bowl former he once had.. […]

Raiders injury update: Sio Moore, Menelik Watson return to practice
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Just days after Sio Moore was taken from the field on a stretcher, he is back practicing for the Raiders according to media on hand. Moore took a hard hit to the side of h. […]

Raiders 2014 Cut Down Tracker
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News
The Raiders were reduce their roster down to 53 players by Saturday, August 30, as they prepare to begin the 2014 Regular Season.

Raiders roster cuts 2014: So much for waiting for deadline, DJ Hayden put on PUP
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
Welp, it was announced today that DJ Hayden has been placed on the PUP list to start the 2014 season. This means he will be out for at least the first six weeks of this se. […]

Raiders Announce Transactions
1 day ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Raiders Media Relations
The Oakland Raiders have made the following roster moves, General Manager Reggie McKenzie announced on Tuesday.

Player Profile: Donald Penn
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Rebecca Corman
T Donald Penn grew up a Raiders fan and now wears the Silver and Black after eight seasons in Tampa.

Simms: Oakland ‘Hard Place to Be Successful at QB’; Matt Schaub on ‘Short Leash’
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Quarterback Matt Schaub has had an extremely underwhelming preseason for the Oakland Raiders. Is his bad play the result of recent elbow soreness? Who should get the start. […]

Oakland Raiders: The Least Desirable Team in the NFL, Says Poll
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
NFL team the Oakland Raiders haven’t tasted Super Bowl glory since 1983. Adding insult to that embarrassing barren spell, on Monday the franchise was named the least desi. […]

Matt Schaub Injury: Updates on Raiders QB’s Tendonitis and Return
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt Schaub was absent from team practice Sunday due to continued problems with his sore right (throwing) elbow. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network rep. […]

After Poor Play from Matt Schaub, Raiders Must Consider QB Switch
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders traded a sixth-round pick for quarterback Matt Schaub this offseason and immediately named him their starting quarterback. General manager Reggie McKenz. […]

Tarell Brown Injury: Updates on Raiders CB’s Head and Return
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders cornerback Tarell Brown left the team’s Week 3 preseason contest against the Green Bay Packers in the second quarter, according to the Raiders’ official Twi. […]

Sio Moore Injury: Updates on Raiders LB’s Neck and Return
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Updates from Tuesday, Aug. 26 Scott Bair of CSNBayArea.com updated Sio Moore’s status Raiders outside linebacker Sio Moore participated in Tuesday’s practice, just a few. […]

Maurice Jones-Drew’s Instant Fantasy Reaction After Preseason Game vs. Packers
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
It took one run, which harked back to 2011, to endear Oakland Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew to fantasy owners once more. After eight seasons with Jacksonville, MJ. […]

Oakland Raiders vs. Green Bay Packers: Preseason Week 3 Game Preview
7 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
After two preseason games, the Oakland Raiders have begun to establish an identity. The problem is that this identity has left the team with more questions than answers. Oa. […]

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”
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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. […]