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Special Teams Battle: Brian Schneider vs. John Fassel

Remember Brian Schneider? I bet most of the Raider Nation does, because Schneider coached the Raiders special teams in 2007 and 2008. Schneider was considered by many to be a great special teams coordinator for the Raiders. What was so

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Figurs Out, Pears Returns

Per a source and as speculated, receiver Yamon Figurs has been released to make room for offensive tackle Erik Pears. Keeping Figurs on the active roster was a mistake because his contract is now guaranteed for the entire season. In

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“Return” To Excellence

One of the major problems with the 2009 Raiders was the struggle in the return game. Fullback Gary Russell became the primary kick returner when Nick Miller was injured for the season. Johnnie Lee Higgins was the primary punt returner,

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  • From not playing to starting. https://t.co/2MmoOUZ7uR
    about 5 hours ago
  • @CaliforniaJag For whatever reason, I trust the RBs more this week.
    about 5 hours ago
  • @_HAM_24 I like the Diggs option.
    about 6 hours ago
  • @_HAM_24 Hoping to make a little extra before I go to Disneyland in Mid October.
    about 7 hours ago
  • @_HAM_24 For sure. Gut feeling though, I trust the top end of the running backs more than the mid-range WRs
    about 7 hours ago