May 08, 20151

Raiders making moves to help Derek Carr

When Jack Del Rio was hired as the head coach of the Oakland Raiders, one of the first things he said was that he wanted to make sure that Derek

May 06, 20150

Amari Cooper may not be the Raiders’ best draft pick

The Oakland Raiders were able to come away from the NFL Draft with a player who many feel is the No. 1 receiver of the 2015 class in Amari Cooper, a guy

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May 04, 20153

Raiders take risks with two draft picks

When the Oakland Raiders drafted Amari Cooper in the first round of the NFL Draft, they were playing it safe. Many people believe that Leonard Williams has the potential to

May 02, 20151

Raiders find special teams talent with potential in LB Ben Heeney

The Oakland Raiders addressed a need at middle linebacker with their first fifth round pick in Ben Heeney out of Kansas. The Oakland Raiders signed Curtis Lofton to start at

May 02, 20153

Raiders trade back twice, reach for Jon Feliciano in fourth round

The Oakland Raiders traded back twice in the fourth round, dropping back 22 slots to get picks in the fifth and seventh rounds, then dropped back another four spots in

May 02, 20150

Amari Cooper is the perfect weapon for Bill Musgrave

Offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave is bringing a whole new offense into Oakland. While we do not know exactly what that offense will look like, we do know that it’ll have

May 01, 20151

Raiders continue to invest in Derek Carr with Clive Walford

For the second straight round, the Oakland Raiders appear to be sticking strictly to their board, drafting two guys who do not fill some of their bigger needs. While the

May 01, 20150

Raiders draft a project at defensive end in Mario Edwards, Jr.

With their second round pick, the Oakland Raiders selected Mario Edwards, Jr. out of Florida State. A defensive end without a lot of pass rush production in college is not

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April 30, 20155

Raiders pass on Leonard Williams in favor of Amari Cooper

The NFL Draft pieces could not have fallen more perfectly into place for the Oakland Raiders. With Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota and Dante Fowler Jr. going in the first three picks, the

April 30, 20150

Why the Raiders should not draft a cornerback

The Oakland Raiders are scary-thin at the corner position. Currently, the Raiders have Jansen Watson, Neiko Thorpe, D.J. Hayden, T.J. Carrie and Keith McGill. Watson is a practice squad guy

April 28, 20152

Should the Raiders risk drafting a troubled player?

There are two players in the first two rounds of the NFL Draft with some off-the-field concerns whom the Oakland Raiders could seriously consider drafting. Though it is against Reggie McKenzie’s

April 24, 20150

Nate Allen reveals how Raiders will use him and Charles Woodson

When the Raiders signed Nate Allen as a free agent this offseason, some wondered about his role. Allen played both safety positions with the Eagles, but was primarily a free

April 22, 20152

NFL official says Oakland has moved backwards in stadium efforts

The City of Oakland could very well lose all of their professional sports teams if they aren’t careful. The Warriors are a few years away from moving to San Francisco,

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April 21, 20154

Apparently Jack Del Rio will be heavily involved in Raiders’ 2015 draft

In Jack Del Rio, the Raiders got someone with more experience and a better resume than this team has seen at head coach in a very long time. Because of what Del

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April 16, 20156

Ranking the most likely 49ers to someday become Raiders

It’s a phenomenon so commonly seen, the Raiders wrote a top 10 list about it on their website. Throughout recent history, so many former 49ers have become Raiders that it’s

April 16, 20151

A scenario where the Raiders are almost guaranteed to trade back

Earlier this offseason I wrote a piece saying that the Oakland Raiders should not trade out of the number four spot unless they can convince the Cleveland Browns to give

April 15, 20150

Raiders’ list of prospect visits follows McKenzie’s standard pre-Draft pattern

The Oakland Raiders have either worked out, met with, or hosted 12 draft prospects. The list is evenly split between offensive and defensive players. OFFENSE Breshad Perriman, WR, Central Florida Matt

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Raiders fans have mixed reactions to Michael Crabtree signing

The Oakland Raiders had one of the worst groups of wide receivers in the league in 2014, so you’d think fans would be happy when the team signed Michael Crabtree on

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April 13, 20152

Michael Crabtree signs one-year deal with Raiders

Took long enough. Michael Crabtree to the Raiders made so much sense, for reasons both historical and current, for it not to happen. The Raiders have money and need guys

April 10, 20151

Former OC Al Saunders turns down front office job with Raiders

Former Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator and senior offensive assistant Al Saunders has decided to retire, turning down an opportunity to work with the Raiders in their front office. Former Charger

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