1. Terrelle Pryor: Al Davis's Last Pick Demonstrates His Worth to Raiders

    When an NFL player rises above adversity as Terrelle Pryor has done since the death of his father, a mentor, and the owner of his team, Al Davis , we see the strength and passion that can be spurred by difficult times...

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  2. Darrius Heyward-Bey: Oakland Raiders Can't Afford Blunders in 2012

    Nobody is perfect. However, if you have the opportunity to make $38 million dollars in an NFL career, it just seems sensible to avoid silly decisions and blunders. Darrius Heyward-Bey is making the news...

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  3. Oakland Raiders Are Not a Joke, but Could Be the Joker in 2012 NFL Season

    One B/R participant wrote in the comment strand: "This team is a joke" There was no period at the end of the sentence, so we can assume that an "r" or a period could be added...

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  4. Junior Seau Remembered in Day of Prayer by Oakland Raiders and Raider Nation

    It seems so befitting to ask those who pray to pray for all NFL athletes and for retired ones, too. The news about Junior Seau was announced on www.raiders...

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  5. Oakland Raiders' Fans Like Fred Compare Napoleon Kaufman and Patton's Chaplain

    Sometimes you learn a lot from reading what the fans have to say in response to an article about the Oakland Raiders . For example, a BR writer named Fred said the following of Napoleon Kaufman: "Nap was a damn good Raiders' running back too...

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  6. Dennis Allen Will Bring the 12th-Man Spirit to the Oakland Raiders in 2012

    This article is inspired by the appointment of Pastor Napoleon Kaufman, the man who has been chosen as chaplain to the Oakland Raiders' franchise...

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  7. Larry Dierker: Houston Student Meets Idol at Astros' 50th Anniversary Game

    Some fans get extremely excited when they meet professional athletes. Alex Salinas collected baseball cards when he was a child. And Larry Dierker's card was one of the favorites in his collection...

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  8. Early Coaches in New Mexico Were so Wrong: Arian Foster Is Good Enough After All

    It was encouraging to see a leaflet at Kroger's on Buffalo Speedway in Houston, Texas. It announced the football pro-camp for boys and girls from ages seven to 14...

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  9. Oakland Raiders: The Great Expectation for 2012 Is Growth, Power and Consistency

    As you watch Reggie McKenzie and compare him with former coach Hue Jackson, who has been called a football czar, you see day and night. McKenzie represents "day" because he has had the courage to make extreme changes in the Oakland Raiders ' lineup...

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  10. Can Too Much Media Coverage Be a Distraction to Manning, Tebow and Palmer?

    If a quarterback is always standing before a microphone or in too many interviews with the media, does it cause a distraction from his focus on studying the play book and preparing ...

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  11. Former Oakland Raider Michael Bush Joins the Chicago Bears: Celebration or What?

    Not everyone is celebrating the loss of Michael Bush ( news from PFT ). He did a good job when Darren McFadden was injured and the Raider Nation really appreciates his fine performance...

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  12. Oakland Raiders Record Says "The More I Seek You, the More I Defeat You"

    Remembering the words of a song, "The more I seek you, the more I love you" inspire words for the Oakland Raiders , which could say, "The more I seek you, the more I defeat you, opponents...

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  13. Oakland Raiders' Setback Causes a Bounce Back

    Some folks in the media believe that if Peyton Manning signs with the Denver Broncos , a response will rise up from the Oakland Raiders and the Raider Nation. It's bigger than Peyton Manning...

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  14. Oakland Raiders Are Being Transformed: From a Coffee Cup to Doughnut or What?

    There just may be someone out there in the Raider Nation who has heard of a transformation that preserves the topologically properties of a set...

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  15. Jason Campbell Decided to Not Play Second Fiddle to Carson Palmer

    Let's just say that if a man is put into a position of having to play second fiddle, then he has the right to choose when and where. Jason Campbell has left the Oakland Raiders and has signed with the Chicago Bears ...

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  16. Oakland Raiders Need War Horses on the Playing Field Like in the Past

    Once you survey the NFL data, you realize that there are some absolute performance records that have never been broken or even matched. Speculations and surface observations are not suitable for the times we live in...

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  17. Oakland Raiders' Head-to-Head Data Looks Good for Frequent Opponents

    Have you wondered what teams the Oakland Raiders play often? The data reveals that they compete against the Chargers, Broncos and Chiefs more than other teams. Here is a simple chart and several observations can be made...

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  18. Oakland Raiders: A Lot of Swapping Is Going on Between Bengals and Raiders

    A Few Speculations There's a lot of swapping going on in the NFL . Folks are speculating on the choice Peyton Manning will make...

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  19. Richard Seymour and Michael Huff Show Oakland Raider Love and Take Less Money

    We all know how important money is, but Richard Seymour and Michael Huff took a pay cut and this shows us that many Oakland Raiders are committed to the team...

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  20. Oakland Raiders Want to Ready Their Players for Life After Football

    The hiring of Lamonte Winston is a step in a positive direction. Over the years there have been many Oakland Raiders who did not adjust to life after football...

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  21. Lots of Rules and Too Much Constraint in NFL Football: What Would Al Davis Do?

    Foreword The controversy about the bounty scandal is rising up like a storm. The NFL Rule Book already has about 244 pages, and the impact of the scandal will probably result in more pages being added to a very technical document...

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  22. Oakland Raiders: Winning Model May Include Raider Nation Owning Stock in Raiders

    A Sensible Proposal for the 21st Century It was only a few days ago that the franchise that formerly employed Reggie McKenzie—that of the Green Bay Packers—completed the sale of more than 268,000 shares ...

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  23. Selected Oakland Raiders Who Made History as African Americans

    This is one day after the last day of Black History Month 2012 in the United States. Several former Oakland Raiders are recognized in this article. First, Gene Upshaw should be remembered for his outstanding contributions as an Oakland Raider...

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  24. Oakland Raiders Fans Need to Apply to See the Combine in 2013

    For the first time in the history of the NFL , fans were allowed to attend the NFL Scouting Combine. Of the 6000 or more applicants, only 250 avid fans were allowed to attend the event in Indianapolis , Indiana...

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  25. Oakland Raiders: A History of Swapping Players with the Kansas City Chiefs

    Stanford Routt has been making news because of his decision to join the Kansas City Chiefs . Let's just say he was cut from the Raiders and his addition to the Chiefs will add fuel to the fire that heats up the intense rivalry between the teams...

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