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Major RAMifications: Rams @ Raiders Preview

Second-year head coach Steve Spagnuolo has the St. Louis Rams on the right path. With Sam Bradford the highest paid rookie quarterback ever leading the way. The team formerly from Los Angeles takes on the other team formerly from Los

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Studs and Duds From Week 1

Duds Jason Campbell(+6/-7)Overall -1 Old habits may die hard for Campbell. The Titans found and used a tell in Campbell’s game. He tips pass plays by sinking and sliding away from center just before he snaps the ball. This was

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Raiders Getting Healthy, Sans Schilens

Tom Cable announced all the players that missed Saturday’s game in Chicago should be back to practice Tuesday except for wide receiver Chaz Schilens. Schilens may have over compensated for his foot injury and may need a scope of his

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Kelly Trims Down

In 2008, the Raiders gave Tommy Kelly a monster contract in the form of $18.125 million in guarantees with $25.125 million total in the first three years. It is worth noting, Kelly stands to make about $4.5 million in 2010,

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Step Up Your Game: Desmond Bryant

Fifth in a series analyzing players that need to step up their game in 2010 for the Raiders to be a playoff team. Keeping Everyone Fresh Desmond Bryant is the 290 pound defensive tackle who played 28% of the snaps

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Step Up Your Game: Richard Seymour

Fourth in a series analyzing players that need to step up their game in 2010 for the Raiders to be a playoff team. Franchise Player Richard Seymour is the Raiders’ Exclusive Franchise Player. No long-term contract was agreed upon before

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The Raiders’ Ferocious Front Four

If football games are won in the trenches, it only seems appropriate to take a closer look at the Raiders’ defensive line. The Raiders released Gerard Warren this winter and drafted Lamarr Houston from the University of Texas to solidify

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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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Seymour Quickcast

Richard Seymour is officially an Oakland Raider. For all you that don’t follow me on Twitter. The Seymour QuickCast

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Twitter

  • @TheCFX You could probably make the case for 6 guys.
    about 7 hours ago
  • @FallonSmithCSN Uh, Alameda is a nice place. Oakland Hills are nice if you can afford it.
    about 7 hours ago
  • @Eric_Edholm @DeSimone80 @VincentFrankNFL I'm a fan of Ealy. I'm surprised more people aren't.
    about 7 hours ago
  • @koolaid6one9 That was my colleague @tyschalter.
    about 8 hours ago
  • @ThomasGower @AllbrightNFL @StephStradley Nothing is perfect, but bust rate is significantly lower. 30%ish vs. 80%ish by my estimation.
    about 10 hours ago