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2015 NFL Draft: Marijuana could send top two defensive ends tumbling
4 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
The top five picks in any draft typically consist of at least one player — and often more than one player — at quarterback, defensive end, and offensive tackle. Covering. […]

2015 Raiders Mock Draft Tracker v2.6
7 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
With the Combine in the books and free agency in full swing, we continue our look ahead to the 2015 NFL Draft. Here is our 11th and final round-up of selected expert opinio. […]

Raiders 2015 Draft Pick or Pass: Staff top four boards, pick prediction
9 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Jeff Spiegel
To conclude our “Pick or Pass” series, we asked each staff writer to present their Big Board for Oakland’s No. 4 pick, as well as their prediction for the pick. You guys,. […]

Road to the Draft: Salt Lake City
9 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
After months of planning, two members of the Raiders Community Relations staff are on the road for their their inaugural Road to the Draft.

Jon Gruden Talks Derek Carr
10 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Rebecca Corman
ESPN analyst Jon Gruden has high praise for QB Derek Carr during an ESPN conference call about his QB camp series.

Draft Buzz: Raiders Coaches Pushing for Cooper, Execs Want Leonard Williams
11 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders have several major needs this offseason and could go several different ways with the fourth overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft. If the Raiders choose t. […]

2015 NFL Draft Poll: Who sneaks into the top ten?
11 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
As per your votes, we have nearly completed the top ten of our big board. The last poll gave us four new prospects — Jameis Winston, Todd Gurley, Marcus Mariota, and Bran. […]

USA Football Equipment Grants Now Available for 2015
12 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Youth leagues, middle schools and high schools eligible for more than $1 million in equipment grants…

S&BP community Raiders 7-round draft prediction contest
12 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Jeff Spiegel
Win a S&BP T-Shirt and compete against all the other readers by putting your 7-round mock draft up against theirs! It seems these days everyone has put out a mock draft, s. […]

Weekend Recap
14 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Catch up on everything Silver and Black you may have missed over the weekend.

Know the Enemy Daily Links 4/27: Former players unhappy with NFL Concussion settlement
14 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Marcus Allen Krause
AFC West Denver Broncos Five bold Broncos Draft predictions – Mile High ReportWhat moves will the Broncos make in the 2015 NFL Draft? MHR writer Christopher Hart offers fi. […]

Jim Plunkett Honored by Cesar Chavez Foundation
14 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Raider Legend Jim Plunkett was recognized recently by the Cesar Chavez Foundation during a star-studded gala event in Los Angeles.

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 84
15 hours ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Fifteen players have worn jersey No. 84 in Raiders history, including several talented tight ends and wide receivers.

2015 S&BP staff mock draft: With the 140th overall pick in the 5th round the Oakland Raiders select…
18 hours ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
The first four rounds of our Silver & Black Pride staff mock draft are in the books with the Raiders picking up DT Leonard Williams, WR Jaelen Strong, OG Tre’ Jackson, and. […]

The Complete Oakland Raiders Draft Primer
22 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Finally, the draft is here. For a 3-13 team that hasn’t seen the postseason in more than a decade like the Oakland Raiders, rebuilding is the name of the game. The process. […]

Oakland Raiders Mock Draft: B/R Community Top 100 and 7-Round Results
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The talented NFL writers of Bleacher Report were asked to put their general manager hats on for the teams they cover on a regular basis. Every pick from No.1 to No. 100 was. […]

2015 NFL Draft Poll: Who got snubbed from the top five?
1 day ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Levi Damien
As per your votes, we now have the top five draft prospects locked in for our big board, with the additions of Vic Beasley and Kevin White in the 4 and 5 spots. The entir. […]

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 83
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Thirteen players have worn No. 83 in Raiders history, including two legendary defenders who were as eccentric as they were dominant.

S&BP Staff Mock Draft: With 102nd overall pick in 4th round Oakland Raiders select…
2 days ago   Silver And Black Pride – All Posts – Tyler Green
Adrian Amos, FS, Penn State While it may seem like he can, Charles Woodson cannot play forever. When he leaves, the Raiders will be left with a giant hole at safety, unles. […]

Realistic Draft Trade Possibilities for the Oakland Raiders
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie has made it clear his lines are open for business when it comes to trading the fourth overall pick. According to CSNBayA. […]

Road to the Draft: They’re Off!
2 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
After months of planning, two members of the Raiders Community Relations staff hit the road Friday on their inaugural Road to the Draft.

Draft Recollections: Eldridge Dickey
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Today, April 25, we look back at former Raider Eldridge Dickey who was selected No. 25 overall in the first round of the 1968 NFL Draft.

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers – 82
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
Fourteen players have worn No. 82 in Raiders history, including several all-purpose tight ends and a wide receiver with world-class speed.

Get Caught Up: The Week That Was
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Eddie Paskal
Get caught up on the most up-to-date Raiders news from 1220 Harbor Bay Parkway this week.

McKenzie and Del Rio Set for 2015 NFL Draft
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News – Jerry Knaak
The 2015 NFL Draft is the fourth McKenzie will “captain” for the Silver and Black. With Del Rio’s hiring in January, this will be his first opportunity to team up wit. […]

McKenzie and Del Rio Discuss Draft with Media
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
Raiders General manager Reggie McKenzie and Head Coach Jack Del Rio addressed the assembled media in the auditorium of the team’s Alameda, Calif., facility to discuss the u. […]

What We Learned from the Pre-Draft Presser
3 days ago   Oakland Raiders : News
General Manager Reggie McKenzie and Head Coach Jack Del Rio spoke to the media in the annual pre-draft press conference.

Oakland Raiders: Breaking Down 5 Toughest, 5 Easiest Games on 2015 Schedule
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
With the release of the Oakland Raiders’ 2015 season schedule, the opportunity has arrived to take a look ahead and make some early predictions for the team’s performance i. […]

Home Run-Threat WR Headlines Oakland Raiders Ultimate 2015 Draft Plan
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The Oakland Raiders have several needs to address in the 2015 NFL draft.Who could the Raiders select with the fourth overall pick? What positions should they focus on?Watch. […]

Oakland Raiders 2015 Schedule: Win-Loss Predictions for Every Game
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
Are you ready for some football? Well, not quite yet but let’s get prepared with the official release of the NFL schedule, per NFL.com. Realistically, the Oakland Raiders. […]

2015 Oakland Raiders Schedule: Full Listing of Dates, Times and TV Info
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
All 32 teams enter the 2015 NFL season with optimism and identical 0-0 records, so the Oakland Raiders can take solace in that fact even if they aren’t quite ready to conte. […]

Regrading the Oakland Raiders’ Past 5 Drafts
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Oakland Raiders
The NFL draft is a week away and it’s fitting we look back at the Oakland Raiders’ mixed history of draft day successes and failures. The draft is where teams either buil. […]

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. […]