Yearly Archives: 2014

Reggie McKenzie’s Seminal Moment

When Reggie McKenzie was hired in January 2012, the Raiders had a myriad of salary cap issues, a dearth of draft picks and no elite players. Nearly two and half years later, two of those three issues have been alleviated,

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Stop Complaining About the 2014 Schedule

Believe it or not, the NFL did the Raiders a favor with the 2014 schedule. Sure, it’s tough schedule, but the opponents are predetermined. The order matters, but the NFL did everything they could to make it easier on the

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2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Likes and Dislikes

Thanks to the great people at Draft Breakdown, I’ve been able to watch cutups of a lot of draft prospects over the last two years. One thing that has always bothered me is having to trust rankings and player opinions

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Podcast Episode 29 – DeSean Jackson, Carlos Rogers and More!

Listen in as I discuss DeSean Jackson, review free agency and discuss next steps for the Oakland Raiders. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Raiders Salary Cap Floor Calculations 2013-2016

The NFL requires every team to spend 89% of the salary cap in cash over a four-year period from 2013-2016. The Raiders spend just $63.4 million in cash last season, leaving a $46.1 million deficit to makeup over the next

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Just For Fun – Raiders 2014 Free Agency in Pictures

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The Raidersblog Podcast Episode 28 — Free Agency Primer 2014

Christopher Hansen stays up late to bring you an after dark version of the podcast discussing free agency. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Twitter

  • How does this make Alex Smith and Justin Houston feel? Hmmm.
    about 16 hours ago
  • RT @MikeGarafolo: Jamaal Charles will get $18 million in new money as part of his 2-year extension with the Chiefs, source tells @FOXSports1
    about 16 hours ago
  • Shortest. holdout. Ever.
    about 16 hours ago
  • RT @AdamSchefter: Chiefs are giving RB Jamaal Charles a two-year extension that makes him 2nd-highest paid back in league and ties him to Kâ€Ĥ
    about 16 hours ago
  • Have to give a guy 3 years, people. Especially a guy that has played only 1/2 of a season. Not looking good, but still time.
    about 19 hours ago