Monthly Archives: June 2011

Michael Bush Likely to Remain a Raider

Per Adam Caplann, Michael Bush is almost certain to return to the Raiders in 2011. Michael Bush spent his entire first season on the non-football injury list  and he wouldn’t have accrued the four seasons necessary to become a free agent.

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Raiders Can’t Afford Asomugha

After crunching a few numbers, making a few educated estimations, and updating some old salary cap data one thing is clear: The Raiders can’t afford Nnamdi Asomugha. The Raiders may only be able to afford Zach Miller or Michael Huff,

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Raiders Need a Quarterback

Jason Campbell will be the starter going into the 2011 season. Given his inconsistency in 2010, the Raiders must hedge its bet and bring in a quarterback of the future. The backup quarterback is Kyle Boller and is no threat

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Raiders Eying UDFA Linebackers

With an extended window to examine tape of this year’s undrafted free agent (UDFA) pool, we could be in store for some of the largest UDFA signing bonuses in the history of the league. It’s surprising then, that several names

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Al Davis Must Weigh Profit vs. Control In LA Move

This morning, Profootballtalk reported AEG has spoken to five teams about purchase and relocation to Los Angeles. One of the five teams is the Raiders. The Raiders are one of many teams needing a new stadium, something being offered in the deal

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Raiders Radio: 7th Annual Fred Biletnikoff Golf Classic

Audio from the Grant Napear radio show from Catta Verdera Country Club during yesterday’s 7th Annual Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic. Guests include Tim Brown, Jim Otto, Fred Biletnikoff, and JT the Brick.

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Bo Knows Charity (Jersey Giveaway)

Would you like to win a size 52 XL Bo Jackson jersey? Sewn numbers and never worn. It is what I like to call a replithentic jersey. Bo Jackson grew up poor, so what better way to give away his

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Player Workouts Are Worth The Risk

More than a few people have commented on player-organized workouts with, “just wait until a player blows out a knee.” Are player-organized workouts worth the risk of potential injury? At best the workouts are half-speed scrimmages with no contact. The

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  • @oaklandmaverick Pretty much the same point either way.
    about 34 mins ago
  • @oaklandmaverick So lack of turnover...meaning ownership.
    about 34 mins ago
  • @oaklandmaverick You want to hire bad coaches and fire them every 2 years? Okay.
    about 35 mins ago
  • @Dumonjic_Alen Very underrated.
    about 41 mins ago
  • RT @corryjoel: Oakland will have at least $50M of '15 cap room. A lot more can be created by getting rid of the over the hill gang signed i…
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