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2016 NFL Draft Review Podcast

The 2016 NFL Draft is in the books. Let’s review what the Oakland Raiders did and how it will impact the team in 2016 and beyond. https://archive.org/download/Raiders2016Draft/rec_20160504-1713.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Oakland Raiders Swing for the Fences in 2016 NFL Draft

These aren’t your daddy’s Oakland Raiders or even your younger self’s Raiders. If anything, these are your newborn’s Raiders or your puppy’s Raiders. These are the Raiders we’ve never seen before. Indicative of the freshness of the franchise was their

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2015 Offseason Preview Podcast

In the long-awaited return of the Raidersblog podcast, I discuss the completed coaching staff and preview free agency and the draft. http://ia902602.us.archive.org/9/items/OaklandRaidersOffseasonPreview2015/Offseason%20Preview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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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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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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2012 NFL Strength of Schedule

  Disclaimer Some strength of schedule models calculate strength of schedule based on the opponents the team has faced to date.  My model calculates strength of schedule based on all the opponents on a team’s schedule.  The reason for this

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Interview with Oakland Raiders’ 4th-Round Pick Miles Burris

Miles Burris (@MilesBurris) was nice enough to spend a few minutes with me to talk about where he fits into the Raiders’ 2012 plans. http://www.raidersblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Miles-Burrus-512012.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Players That Should be on the Raiders Draft Board on Day 3

Defensive Tackle Alameda Ta’amu Josh Chapman DaJohn Harris   Defensive End Cameron Johnson Jared Crick Malik Jackson Jonathan Massaquoi   Outside Linebacker Ronnell Lewis Nigel Bradham Keenan Robinson Kyle Wilbur Josh Kaddu Miles Burris Travis Lewis Tim Fugger   Inside

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Profile: OG Tony Bergstrom

Profile Height: 6′ 5″ Weight: 313 lbs Arm Length: 32″ Hand Size: 9″ 40-yard Dash: 5.27 seconds Bench Reps at 225: 32 Vertical Jump: 29.5 inches Broad Jump: 8′ 5″ 3-Cone Drill: 7.95 seconds 20-yard Shuttle: 4.84 seconds   Stats

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2012 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Kaelin Burnett

Former Nevada defensive end Kaelin Burnett was kind enough to talk with Raidersblog.com about his visit with the Raiders. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast http://www.raidersblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/2012-NFL-Draft-Prospect-Interview-Kaelin-Burnett.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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