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This Ford Can Fly

Rookie Jacoby Ford has tremendous speed. A track and football star at Clemson, Ford shared returned duties with C.J. Spiller. At the 2010 NFL Combine the Raiders wide-receiver had the best time in the 40-yard-dash, clocking in at a blazing

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First Day of OTAs: Watch the Passing Game

The first of 12 organized team activities begins today. Media access will be Wednesday. Fans and media are left to speculate on what the Raiders might be doing behind closed doors. A large tweak of the defense this offseason might

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Offense Rebuild Incomplete

People will be talking about JaMarcus Russell for weeks to come. Who was responsible for him being so terrible? Who will give him a second chance? JaMarcus Russell is a “big” bust in every sense. He has struggled with weight

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20 Early Predictions

I’m about as steadfast in these predictions as a politician is in a campaign promise. Read. Laugh. Enjoy. 1. The quarterback depth chart will be Jason Campbell, Bruce Gradkowski, JaMarcus Russell barring injury. 2. The Raiders will win nine games

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Minicamp Highlights

How about some one-liners?– JaMarcus Russell looked good, who knows what that means going forward.– Russell looked noticeably thinner than last season, not 300 pounds (Shame on NationalFootballPost.com for reporting it)– Richard Seymour is working on a long-term contract with

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Week 7 Preview: Russell to Chaz “Michaels Michaels” Schilens

Well well well, Schilens is starting over Curry. This is a great thing. Schilens size and speed make him a better outside target and Curry thrives in the slot. Too bad we have Yvonne Walker still will start, catch two

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  • This is rookie preseason stuff. No excuse for Bortles. https://t.co/bDQu44dIdA
    about 12 hours ago
  • It's possible, but he'll be 28 next season. A lot riding on his health now. https://t.co/gWxdJ14FNv
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  • RT @NickHjeltness: The best part will be knowing which former teammates K.O. really disliked based on how hard he hits them. (answer: proba…
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  • RT @RapSheet: Sources: #Texans star DL JJ Watt has re-injured his back and is expected to be out for an extended period of time. Could be t…
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  • You know the 49ers are bad when KNBR is talking Raiders during the afternoon drive.
    about 13 hours ago