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Needs Addressed On Day Two

The Oakland Raiders tried to trade up for Colin Kaepernick, but were not successful. Instead, the Raiders made the most natural pick they could and selected Steve Wisniewski’s nephew Stefen. Stefen will play center for the Raiders and become and

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Posted in 2011 NFL Draft, NFL Draft

2011 First Round: Situation Unchanged

The Raiders came into the day without a first-round draft pick and finished the day without acquiring one. Not much has changed. The Raiders still have needs and the same number of picks to work with. The only thing that happened

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Posted in 2011 NFL Draft, NFL Draft

Raiders Draft Day Rumors 2011

Remember these are all just rumors… 1. Raiders are willing to move back into the first round for the right player. (Believed to be for Nevada QB Colin Kaepernick) 2. Al Davis doesn’t think the Raiders have many needs. 3. Jimmy Smith 

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2011 Raiders Draft Preview

The Raiders had a renaissance of sorts in 2010. A stellar draft class helped propel them to an 8-8 record and the first non-losing season since 2002. The draft is nearly a national holiday for NFL fans, but for the

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Interview with Draft Prospect Colin Kaepernick (Audio)

Fast rising prospect Colin Kaepernick (@Kaepernick10) talks about his visit with the Raiders, his decision to stay home for the draft, the pistol offense and more. Thanks to Shawn Smith (@1stladyXAMSport) and Scott Smith (@XAMSports) for making the interview happen.

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Twitter

  • I wonder how much Bose paid to be the official headset of the NFL. That's one heck of a sponsorship.
    about 7 hours ago
  • You can't blame my mind for being a little foggy about what has happened in Oakland over the last decade+
    about 7 hours ago
  • @Curtisryan1 Good memory. I've tried to block out the last decade+ for the most part.
    about 7 hours ago
  • @SportsGuyTim Thank you. Was trying to figure it why that stuck in my head.
    about 7 hours ago
  • That's why I remember it. Bruce threw the pass that was DHB's first career TD and it was on Thanksgiving. 24-7 loss.
    about 7 hours ago