March 11, 20153

NFL Free Agency: Raiders follow up lackluster first day with solid signings on day two

While the rest of the league used day one of free agency to sign frontline starters, the Oakland Raiders used it to sign second-tier role players. After losing out on

March 09, 20150

The good and the bad for the Raiders during tampering period

While NFL Free Agency does not start until 1:00 pm (PST) on Tuesday, the tampering period was roaring with news over the weekend and plenty of that news caught the

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March 04, 201511

Raiders should trade for 49ers LB Michael Wilhoite

The Oakland Raiders have a number of different needs, but one of the most pressing is at middle linebacker. Last season, the Raiders were forced to go with Miles Burris, an outside

March 04, 201515

Smart move: Raiders reportedly looking to offer Randall Cobb $11 million per year

The Oakland Raiders have a boatload of cap space and a boatload of roster needs to go along with it. The same was true in 2014 and the team ended

March 03, 20154

Why Raiders fans should temper their expectations in free agency

The Oakland Raiders have a ton of cap space and will need to spend most of it in order to meet the league-mandated salary floor. Over the first two years of

February 27, 201525

NFL Draft: should Raiders trade No.4 for Shady and picks?

As is common in the lead-up to the NFL Draft, there is no shortage of speculation about what teams at the top could do with their picks. One of the

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February 25, 201521

Greg Papa already practicing touchdown calls for Amari Cooper

While Oakland Raiders fans debate who they want the team to select with the number four pick in the draft, the team’s play-by-play announcer, Greg Papa, apparently has his sights set

February 23, 201515

The real problems with a Raiders move to Carson

With news breaking last week that the Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers were working together to build a stadium in Carson, California, Raiders fans were split. Those from Southern

February 20, 20159

Oakland should call Raiders’ L.A. stadium bluff

Yesterday the Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers made a surprise announcement that they planned on building a shared stadium in Carson, California (that looked an awful lot like Levi’s

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February 20, 20151

How stadium news could be big for Raiders in free agency

The Oakland Raiders may not be the Oakland Raiders for much longer, now that reports have surfaced about a joint stadium venture between the Raiders and the San Diego Chargers

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February 19, 20154

Raiders and Chargers propose sharing L.A. stadium that looks a lot like Levi’s

Sam Farmer of the L.A. Times broke the news, and soon after there was a joint statement from the Raiders and Chargers: We have both been working in our home

February 18, 20155

Raiders could look to restructure Tyvon Branch’s contract

The Oakland Raiders have an immense amount of cap space for the second year in a row, yet they could still end up asking their highest-paid player to take a

February 18, 20154

Nick Roach still suffering from concussion symptoms, should consider retirement

The Oakland Raiders went through the entire 2014 season without the quarterback of their defense after middle linebacker Nick Roach sustained a concussion in the preseason. While there are times

February 17, 20152

Jack Del Rio must go against instinct, focus on offense this offseason

The Oakland Raiders hired a defensive head coach for the second straight time after hiring nothing but offensive coaches ever since John Madden. But despite his foundation as a defensive

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February 13, 201514

Commitment to luring free agents: Raiders upgrading practice facilities, per Del Rio

Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio had lunch with local beat writers earlier this week and among the tidbits gleaned was that the Raiders will be upgrading their practice

February 11, 201517

Raiders could end decade-long search for No. 1 WR this offseason

The Oakland Raiders saw one of the greatest wide receivers in franchise history earn his way into the Hall of Fame this offseason when Tim Brown received the honor after

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February 10, 201513

The first Bay Area pro team power rankings

I thought this might be a fun idea, since this is a regional sports blog website and we try to cover all the professional teams. College is tough, since the

February 10, 20151

Raiders hire Hall of Famer who defended Davis when Papa was upset over Shanahan interview

The Oakland Raiders announced their final coaching staff hires on Tuesday, adding 12 new coaches. In total, the staff includes six guys with a combined 25 years of NFL experience and six who’ll be

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February 06, 201529

Oakland Raiders should pursue Frank Gore in free agency

There’s been a lot of talk about the Oakland Raiders pursuing a certain free agent running back with local ties: Marshawn Lynch. However, the Seattle Seahawks would be crazy to cut

February 05, 20150

Raiders might not re-sign Wisniewski (and why that’s OK)

The Oakland Raiders do not have many big name players scheduled to hit the free agent market this season, but there is one name on the minds of many around

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