1. Oakland Raiders Free Agency: Players They Should Pursue (Part 1: Offense)

    The doom and gloom from a few weeks ago, when the Oakland Raiders were announced to be approximately $20 million over the salary cap, has been replaced with an excitement from the fan base to see what the team has in store...

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  2. Oakland Raiders: Dennis Allen's Search for Assistant Coaches Taking Shape

    Just a day after officially announcing the hiring of offensive coordinator, Greg Knapp, it looks as if the rest of the dominoes are starting to fall and the 2012 Oakland Raiders ' coaching staff is coming into focus...

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  3. Greg Knapp in Talks to Become Oakland Raiders' Offensive Coordinator

    Well, so much for continuity... It was reported late last night that the Oakland Raiders had reached out and offered current Houston Texans ' quarterbacks coach Greg Knapp their offensive coordinator position...

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  4. Oakland Raiders: 7 Players Who Should Improve Under Dennis Allen's Regime

    It's been a while, Raider Nation. After spending the first month of this past regular season sharing my thoughts with all of you, I took a bit of a hiatus...

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  5. Carson Palmer, Al Davis, Aaron Curry and the Direction of the Oakland Raiders

    So what did I miss? Since my last article on Bleacher Report, Raider Nation suffered a great loss with the passing of Al Davis . That Sunday, the Raiders pulled off an emotional come-from-behind victory over the Houston Texans ...

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  6. Oakland Raiders: Raider Nation Grieves, What Al Davis Means to Me

    I'm not going to rehash the valuable contributions Al Davis has made to the Raiders' organization and the National Football League in this piece. By now, you have read and reread article upon article by those in the nation's sporting press...

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  7. Marcel Reece Is the Glue to Oakland Raiders' Offense

    If he is on your fantasy football team, there is a good chance you either play in a 20-team league or are destined for last place. Yet, probably the most important part of the Oakland Raiders ' offense is fullback Marcel Reece...

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  8. Matt Shaughnessy Injury Could Be Worse Than Feared

    ESPN 's Adam Schefter reports that free agent defensive lineman Trevor Pryce is in Oakland for a visit and will be "open to playing for the right price...

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  9. Oakland Raiders: Best Defensive Players by Position Since the 1990s

    Last week, I wrote an article entitled Oakland Raiders : Best Offensive Players by Position Since the 1990s...

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  10. Oakland Raiders Show Lack of Leadership in Loss to New England Patriots

    The talk all week leading up to this past Sunday's matchup against the New England Patriots revolved around two things: First, the Raiders had to control the ball on the ground, ...

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  11. Oakland Raiders: Best Offensive Players by Position Since the 1990s

    I was born in 1988, but I began following the Oakland Raiders when they were still in Los Angeles. I have vague memories of the 1993 season and started forming clearer ones during the 1994 season...

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  12. A Matchup-by-Matchup Look at the Oakland Raiders vs. New England Patriots

    There's no need to rehash the recent history of these two teams. We all know the story by now. On Sunday, the New England Patriots and the Oakland Raiders will face off at the O...

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  13. Oakland Raiders vs. New England Patriots: Who's on Wes?

    As Sunday draws closer and the specter of Tom Brady and the New England Patriots approaches, the question of how the Oakland Raiders plan to thwart the Patriots' aerial attack becomes a sobering one...

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  14. Richard Seymour Faces a Familiar Foe in the New England Patriots on Sunday

    Mere days before the 2009 season, the New England Patriots shipped veteran defensive tackle Richard Seymour to the Oakland Raiders for a 2011 first round draft pick...

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  15. Oakland Raiders: 5 Reasons They Are 2-1

    What a difference a week makes. Last week, all the talk was what was wrong with the Oakland Raiders . They had surrendered a 21-3 lead against the Buffalo Bills and were set to face the New York Jets ...

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  16. A Matchup by Matchup Look at the Oakland Raiders vs. New York Jets

    On Sunday, the Oakland Raiders will play their home opener in front of a sellout crowd at the O.co Coliseum. They face a familiar foe: the New York Jets ...

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  17. Rolando McClain Needs to Be an Anchor for the Oakland Raiders' Defense

    Ever since Greg Biekert was relieved of his duties as the Raiders' middle linebacker in 2002, Oakland has tried to fill his shoes with a trio of different draft picks...

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  18. Jacoby Ford Injury May Not Matter vs. New York Jets

    For a second straight week, Oakland Raiders ' wide receiver Jacoby Ford was held out of practice. On Wednesday afternoon, he was once again a spectator, dressed in sweats near a training table...

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  19. Week 3 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire: Five Raiders to Add to Your Team

    Let's take a break from analyzing last week's heart-breaking loss to the Buffalo Bills and, instead, examine a lighter subject—fantasy football. This article is for everyone to read and enjoy, not only fans of the Oakland Raiders ...

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  20. Oakland Raiders Fall to Buffalo Bills in Heartbreaking Manner: Same Old Raiders?

    Well, that didn't take long. A lot has happened in one week. To name one, the Oakland Raiders , after opening the 2011 season with a win over the Denver Broncos , have their record blemished, falling short against the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park...

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  21. A Matchup by Matchup Look at the Oakland Raiders vs. Buffalo Bills

    The Oakland Raiders last visited Buffalo three years almost to the day. The Raiders fell to the Bills 24-23 as Buffalo was able to score 17 points to cap a come-from-behind victory...

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  22. Safety Matt Giordano Could Play Significant Minutes for Oakland Raiders

    As starting free safety Michael Huff sits out a second-straight day of practice after injuring his groin against the Denver Broncos, the Oakland Raiders may be forced to use a ...

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  23. With Jacoby Ford Hurt, Oakland Raiders' Pass Depends on Darrius Heyward-Bey

    After an injury-riddled game this past Monday night, where both teams had multiple players exit the game early, the Oakland Raiders , already without wide receiver Louis Murphy, could lose another one...

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  24. No Nnamdi, No Problem: Oakland Raiders' Front Seven Leads Team to Win

    We all knew that Darren McFadden would get his. Hue Jackson's "Build-A-Bully" campaign would be championed on offense by the strength of the running game...

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  25. Raiders vs. Broncos: 3 Keys for an Oakland Win over Denver in Season Opener

    The NFL seasons kicks off for both the Oakland Raiders and Denver Broncos under the lights of Monday Night Football. This time slot has not been kind to the Raiders...

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