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The RaidersBlog Podcast – Episode 5

In episode 5 of the Raiders Blog Podcast, Christopher Hansen (@chrishansenNFL) and Taylor Armosino (@tarmosino) discuss the Raiders cap situation and preview their needs moving into free agency. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast http://ia601609.us.archive.org/19/items/Podcast2_201303/Podcast2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes

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The RaidersBlog Podcast – Episode 3

In episode 3 of the Raiders Blog Podcast, Christopher Hansen (@chrishansenNFL) and Taylor Armosino (@tarmosino) recap the Super Bowl, how the Raiders can quickly turn around the team, and discuss NFL draft trade scenarios. or other podcast clients: http://raidersblog.com/feed/podcast http://ia801606.us.archive.org/12/items/Raidersblog.comPodcastEpisode3/RaiderBlogEpisode3.mp3Podcast:

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Branch to Receive Franchise Tag

According to a source with knowledge of the situation, Raiders strong safety Tyvon Branch will receive the franchise tag. With only a few days to go before the deadline to apply the tag the two sides remain far apart to reach a long-term contract.

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Getting Busy: Raiders Free Agent Signings

Undrafted Free Agents Signed: Mason Brodine, DE – Nebraska-Kearney Chris Francis, ILB – Baylor Ben Iamaak, C – Iowa State Derrick Jones, WR – California (PA) Ben Gbadyu, OLB, Penn State Alan Pelc, OG, North Carolina Sterling Moore, CB –

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Michael Bush Likely to Remain a Raider

Per Adam Caplann, Michael Bush is almost certain to return to the Raiders in 2011. Michael Bush spent his entire first season on the non-football injury list  and he wouldn’t have accrued the four seasons necessary to become a free agent.

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Raiders Can’t Afford Asomugha

After crunching a few numbers, making a few educated estimations, and updating some old salary cap data one thing is clear: The Raiders can’t afford Nnamdi Asomugha. The Raiders may only be able to afford Zach Miller or Michael Huff,

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Raiders Eying UDFA Linebackers

With an extended window to examine tape of this year’s undrafted free agent (UDFA) pool, we could be in store for some of the largest UDFA signing bonuses in the history of the league. It’s surprising then, that several names

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  • Could argue Swann shouldn't be in. Was finalist so many years, I think voters finally took pity. Rings for a (cont) https://t.co/umBzKBkwFP
    about 13 hours ago
  • Process is highly political. Fringe guys need national exposure or a voter willing to fight the good fight. Harder for West coast guys.
    about 13 hours ago
  • I know every team has a guy or two they feel should be in that is fringe candidate at best. Plunkett and Branch a couple Raiders examples.
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