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Preseason Profile: Travis Goethel, LB

Travis Goethel #50 College: Arizona St. Height: 6’2½” Weight: 240 lbs Arm Length: 32.0″ Hand Size 9.6″   40 Yard Dash: 4.81 3 Cone Drill: 6.93 20 Yard Shuttle: 4.54 Bench Press: 21 reps Vertical Jump: 35″ Broad Jump: 111″

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3-4 Fits & Non-Fits

When you look at the Raiders current 4-3 defense, it appears the problem is very easy to solve. The Raiders have run a strict man-to-man defense for years. At certain times and with the right personnel it was successful. However,

Posted in Front Office, Offseason 2012 Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

Hue’s Bullies Are Meek In Loss

Hue Jackson has been beating a drum this offseason. He wants his team to bully opposing teams. It’s reminiscent of something Mike Singletary would say. Big talk from the coach doesn’t always translate to the team. On Saturday at Candlestick, the Raiders

Posted in Battle of the Bay, Preseason 2011, Raiders @ 49ers, Studs & Duds Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Highs, Lows & Blows From Thursday’s Game

Everyone likes to win, but this is preseason. It’s the first preseason game of a year which features very little practice time beforehand. It’s far too early to jump to conclusions about the season or any one player. It doesn’t

Posted in 2011 Preview, Cardinals @ Raiders, Preseason 2011 Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Goethel and Ware Sign

The Raiders announced the signing of late-round picks Travis Goethel and Jeremy Ware. Remaining Unsigned Players:Rolando McClainLamarr HoustonJacoby FordStevie Brown

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Raiders Draft Recap

The Oakland Raiders 2010 draft is over and Raider Nation should be happy. The Raiders selected productive football players early and saved projects with potential for the later rounds. Round 1 (8) – Rolando McClain, LB, 6-3, 254, AlabamaRound 2

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  • Read that risk of re-tearing same ACL is about half that of non-reconstructed ACL, but the type of graft is also a factor.
    about 15 hours ago
  • @FO_ScottKacsmar No doubt. It's part of what makes him so good. Figures out quickly where he wants to go and goes there.
    about 16 hours ago
  • I'd say at $32M per team that all teams can afford it. https://t.co/t4p8DcyOm2
    about 16 hours ago
  • Yeah, but he'll sacrifice passing productivity to not get pressured. https://t.co/AMNyytG93p
    about 16 hours ago
  • We've never really received a reasonable explanation as to why Green never gets more playing time to my knowledge.
    about 16 hours ago