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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'm the king of them so you should get plenty of practice. https://t.co/QaIe2X9xr9
    about 3 hours ago
  • Metlife uses gray seats. https://t.co/Vs1sNCmh1A
    about 3 hours ago
  • @holistic_pickle I don't like it either, but it's real.
    about 3 hours ago
  • @holistic_pickle I'd setup a stadium authority to manage the whole thing, but city and team would have contractual control of certain items
    about 3 hours ago
  • Makes a lot of sense just to swap red seats at Levi's for a neutral color and become a tenant. Not sure that's not where we are heading.
    about 3 hours ago