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The RaidersBlog Podcast Episode 9

In episode 8 of the Raiders Blog Podcast, Christopher Hansen (@ChrisHansenNFL) and Taylor Armosino (@tarmosino) discuss all impacts of the Matt Flynn/Carson Palmer saga and the signing of Tracy Porter. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast Podcast: Play in new window

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The RaidersBlog Podcast Episode 8

In episode 8 of the Raiders Blog Podcast, Christopher Hansen (@ChrisHansenNFL) and Taylor Armosino (@tarmosino) discuss the asinine Raiders-Colts comparison from Mike Silver’s Yahoo! piece, the Matt Flynn rumors and what the Raiders need to do at quarterback moving forward.

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The RaidersBlog Podcast – Episode 2

In episode 2 of the Raidersblog Podcast, Christopher Hansen (@ChrisHansenNFL) and Taylor Armosino (@tarmosino) discuss Geno Smith to the Raiders, prospects from the Senior Bowl and preview Super Bowl XLVII. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast Podcast: Play in new window

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Oakland Raiders: Year in Review

Three-hundred-and-sixty-three days have passed since the Raiders opened the 2011 season against the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football, and at the time many believed the Raiders were finally back on track. Penalties were going to be a thing of

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Preseason Profile: Aaron Curry, LB

Aaron Curry #51 College: Wake Forest Height: 6’1⅝” Weight: 254 lbs Arm Length: N/A” Hand Size: N/A” 40 Yard Dash: 4.56 3 Cone Drill: 7.15 20 Yard Shuttle: 4.51 Bench Press: 25 reps Vertical Jump: 37″ Broad Jump: 124″  

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Are the Oakland Raiders Rebuilding or Reloading?

With new management in Oakland comes many changes including personnel, schemes, philosophies and even media relations. By nature change tends to make people uneasy. It’s hard to get that comfortable feeling many fans are looking for this time of year

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Best Case & Worst Case Scenarios For Each Raiders’ Draft Pick

The Raiders aren’t making much noise in free agency and will attempt to build through the draft. Missing are five of their original seven draft selections and in their place are five players that may contribute in 2012. A couple

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What Really Lead To Hue Jackson’s Firing?

Allow me for a moment to walk the Raider Nation through a timeline of Hue Jackson’s tenure with the Raiders. 2010 Al Davis hires Hue Jackson to revamp an offense that hadn’t been good in many years. With the aide of competent

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Week 16 Preview: Silver Bells

The Raiders simply must win their next two games to have a chance at the playoffs. The Chiefs are playing for the playoffs themselves and will need to win the last two games. This is a late December trip to

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Week 15 Preview: Effort & Efficiency

Two weeks ago headed into the game against Miami the Raiders were leading the AFC West and coming off three straight victories. Two weeks later the season is on the line. Thanks to Timothy Tebow in Denver and two horrible

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Twitter

  • @shimmy_the_pole Not that many. Haven't been counting, but Gabe had 1 negative play by my count so far.
    about 1 hour ago
  • I've been showing you McFadden's lack of vision for years now. He also struggled to pass protect.
    about 1 hour ago
  • What we have there is the OL pushing the DL back 3 full yards. DMC ended up getting 6, but it could have been 16+
    about 1 hour ago
  • Allow me to illustrate for all you OL haters and DMC lovers out there. http://t.co/sQpR2uexb0
    about 1 hour ago
  • @ferone10 Incorrect.
    about 1 hour ago