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$2.6 Million in Hand is Worth it to Bush

Michael Huff tweeted he was having breakfast with Michael Bush this morning in Napa. A short time later the Raiders announced Bush had re-signed. Bush ends his quasi-holdout and reports to camp. The Raiders need the body as Darren McFadden

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Raiders Buck Broncos, 59-14

Now the hard part; recovering from the win. The Raiders have had the uncanny ability to recover from losses, but a marked inability to recover from a win. Back-to-back wins would be a marker for this team. The concept is

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Injury Updates: Schilens, Bush & Campbell

Chaz Schilens will miss 3-6 weeks after undergoing surgery on his knee. He is more than likely out for the opener and likely will also miss the first few weeks of the season. His injury history is now pages long

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Post Game Wrap: Raiders 17, Cowboys 9

News and notes from the Raiders 10-point victory Thursday night in Dallas: Football season has arrived, officially, with the first game preseason game. It doesn’t count and the score doesn’t matter, but the new season started and the fans were

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Camp Questions, Preseason Answers

The first preseason game could answer questions or it could create new ones and complicate old ones. There is no way to know what will happen Thursday night in Dallas. More than anything, the coaches want to make it through

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Michael Bennett Signed, Takes Russell’s Spot

Veteran runningback Michael Bennett was signed today according to Scout.com's Adam Caplan. He looked quick and agile in minicamp and I guess the Raiders want an able bodied third runningback behind Darren McFadden and Michael Bush.

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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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Twitter

  • RT @Jerrymcd: @CorkOnTheNFL, on assignment in Arizona, catches up with former Raiders Palmer, Veldheer, Shaughnessy . . . http://t.co/lQLg…
    about 2 hours ago
  • @SOCALORIGINAL You do realize GMs with experience were fired for failure at some point, right? Same for HCs.
    about 2 hours ago
  • @SOCALORIGINAL No excise. Merely in a better position to make some moves to get better.
    about 2 hours ago
  • @coachmezee The idea is you keep a few that produce.
    about 2 hours ago
  • @Stanto68 Wasn't signed as a bridge. Not exactly my point as he's still young.
    about 2 hours ago