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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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  • I thought Raiders should have traded into late 1st to get Carr. Got Gabe instead of 5th year option.
    about 9 hours ago
  • Anyhow, I still can't believe Raiders got Mack, Carr and Jackson in the same draft.
    about 9 hours ago
  • Cam is so easy to love without all the nonsense like this and the childish pressers. Let us love you Cam.
    about 9 hours ago
  • I think the problem with Cam is that he's so dang good that you just wish he could get out of his own way and dominate.
    about 9 hours ago
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    about 9 hours ago