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Raiders Free Agency Preview: Why Oakland Must Pursue These 11 Players

At 1 p.m. PDT, March 13, 2012 the NFL’s free agency period starts and the Raiders must be under the salary cap. There are a number of player contracts that have not yet restructured or otherwise addressed which will likely

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Predicting the Raiders Defensive Starters

The Oakland Raiders may not do much shuffling on the offensive side of the ball, but the 29th ranked defense will be altered. Stanford Routt has already been released and Reggie McKenzie promises even more change. Of the 11 positions on defense,

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Free Agency Strategy: Play Moneyball

A lot has been made of the Raiders lack of draft selections in the 2012 NFL draft. The Raiders have just two, but are likely to be awarded a few more by the NFL when they announce compensatory picks in

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  • @jmthomas1991 6th round picks are throw away picks. Sometimes get lucky. Can get UDFAs better. Happens every year on every team.
    about 35 mins ago
  • RT @JayGlazer: While no announcement had been made Raiders had a mtg this AM and then Tony Sparano held a mtg shortly after. Nothing defini…
    about 38 mins ago
  • @StevenWDoty Yep.
    about 39 mins ago
  • No Flynn? You pay Carson Palmer $15M per to go 5-11? Maybe better option, but not solving much. Probably gets hurt behind that OL.
    about 43 mins ago
  • No Schaub? Other options were Josh McCown (been down that road) and Ryan Fitzpatrick. TOTALLY GREAT OPTIONS!
    about 45 mins ago