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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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  • To me, this is a brutal, but clean block. Looks like shoulder to the chest to me.
    about 9 hours ago
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    about 17 hours ago
  • Wait, the 49ers want a 1st for Joe Staley? On what planet is Baalke living on right now?
    about 1 day ago
  • Can't not think of this scene when short field goals are missed.
    about 1 day ago
  • Finkle is Einhorn. Einhorn is a man. Einhorn is a man!
    about 1 day ago