Monthly Archives: June 2010

Bush, McFadden Compete For Carries

Darren McFadden finds himself in a difficult position. He is on the brink of being a bust. He still possesses extreme talent, but will be competing for the lead back roll with Michael Bush. While McFadden’s sidekick at Arkansas, Felix

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Mawae, Bulluck, & Sanjay Lal

Why haven’t the Raiders signed guys like Kevin Mawae or Keith Bulluck? Is Sanjay Lal qualified to be the receivers coach for the Raiders? Kevin Mawae In the Raiders specific case, there is no collusion going on to keep the

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Who’s On The Bubble?

Al Davis and the coaching staff face harder cuts this offseason as they attempt to improve the 53-man roster. Below is a projection of the roster locks and bubble players: Comment here, on Twitter or on Facebook. QUARTERBACKS (4, will keep 3)Locks:

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Offseason Momentum?

There is no media access until training camp, but by NFL standards, the Raiders have had a good offseason. By recent Raiders standards it was a great offseason. If you had to guess what items were on Tom Cable’s checklist

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Raiders Sign John Henderson

According to Adam Schefter, the Raiders have signed former Jaguars defensive tackle John Henderson. Henderson is likely to be in the rotation, but don’t be surprised if he plays behind Desmond Bryant. Good veteran defensive tackles are very underrated commodities.

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Stripped! Raiders Lose Two OTA’s

The Raiders were stripped of two days (12 hours, four on-field) of organized team activities (OTA’s) for violating off-season workout rules. No reason was given for the forfeiture of the days by the NFL or NFLPA. The Collective Bargaining Agreement

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Raiders Sign a Receiver

Raiders have signed Damola Adeniji, according the the transactions page on Raiders.com. He was a rookie undrafted free agent who originally signed with Tampa Bay before being released. Adeniji will wear number 84.

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The Raiders’ Ferocious Front Four

If football games are won in the trenches, it only seems appropriate to take a closer look at the Raiders’ defensive line. The Raiders released Gerard Warren this winter and drafted Lamarr Houston from the University of Texas to solidify

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Sixth Annual Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic / Raiders Tournament

The Sixth Annual Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic / Raiders Tournament will be held this Monday at the Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln, CA. For the first time, the tournament will be video tapped and edited into

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Joe Porter Signing Official

The Raiders have made official the signing of cornerback Joe Porter via the transactions page on Raiders.com Porter, was a track star at Rutgers and ran a 4.33 40-yard-dash at his pro day in 2007. Porter is 5-10 and weighs

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Twitter

  • RT @VicTafur: Rod Streater made the trip, Tyvon Branch did not; LB Miles Burris wearing a big boot at today's event, team not commenting
    about 1 hour ago
  • @Cianaf Not sure how much that matters these days, but doesn't hurt.
    about 8 hours ago
  • @Cianaf Some other candidates as well. Have you checked out Mack yet? Looks good.
    about 8 hours ago
  • @Cianaf I agree. Didn't see your second tweet until after I replied.
    about 8 hours ago
  • @Cianaf He'll need 6 I think. Still hard for DB, but big market helps.
    about 8 hours ago