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Raiders release draft pick Shelby Harris; 31 draft picks now released

Today the Oakland Raiders released Shelby Harris their former seventh round draft pick from Illinois State.  Harris becomes the 31st 2014 NFL Draft Pick to be released.  This is not a very good number for the NFL, but it goes to show you how hungry these undrafted guys are. Aaron Wilson @RavensInsider · 50m Raiders cut Shelby […] The post Raiders release draft pick Shelby...
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Oakland Raiders free agents deemed top disappointment so far

It’s early. That’s a true statement, as we’re only two games into a 16-game season. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t enough data to start assessing the performance thus far of every team, player and coach in the NFL. And when the grades start getting compiled, there are some dismal marks on the report. Slow starts abound around the league. Who falls into this category...
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Jon Stewart goes off on NFL; “They don’t know what the F*&% their doing (VIDEO)

This happened last night, a 9 minute rant on the NFL. Jon Stewart ate up the NFL and really made them look bad.  Here is the video, what do you think?  The post Jon Stewart goes off on NFL; “They don’t know what the F*&% their doing (VIDEO) appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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The Team With the Most Expensive Beer in the NFL is--the Oakland Raiders!

Have you ever wondered why some of the fans of the Oakland Raiders dress up in the crazy outfits that they do? Those things--those things are not what normal folks think of, right? Some of these things have to scare small children! There must be a reason for it.......and it might be simpler than you think!@RantSportsRead more »
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Dennis Allen not worried about his job

Raiders head coach Dennis Allen told reporters on Wednesday that he’s not worried about his job at this time. #Raiders Allen not focused on job security. Carr said its not factor, either — Bill Williamson (@BWilliamsonESPN) September 17, 2014 After a horrific 0-2 start, Allen better start worrying about his job. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060...
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Maurice Jones-Drew going to do what he can to play this week

Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew told reporters on Wednesday that he’s going to do what he can to play this week against the Patriots. #Raiders RB Maurice Jones-Drew (hand) said he’s doing everything he can to be able to play Sunday. (I think he does) — Vic Tafur (@VicTafur) September 17, 2014 MJD recently under surgery on his hand after injuring it during the Raiders’...
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Oakland Raiders: A Quick Look at QB Derek Carr So Far This Young season

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Patriots are talking up Charles Woodson; Still looks impressive

Tom Brady knows a thing or two about Charles Woodson, shoot they have a 20 year history with each other. Brady and Woodson played together at Michigan and practiced with one another back in their college days. Well while Brady will not comment on the old “Tuck Rule” game, one person that was still impressed […] The post Patriots are talking up Charles Woodson; Still looks impressive...
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Can Vincent Brown make a difference for the Raiders offense?

The Oakland Raiders offense has been terrible so far this season. After putting up less than 160 yards in the season opener, the Raiders were unable to find the endzone until the fourth quarter, after the game was well out of hand in the second game. The list of reasons the offense is struggling seems never ending, but somewhere near the top of that list is the need for consistency...
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Oakland Raiders: Team Should Act Now And Replace Dennis Allen With Tony Sparano

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2 days ago  |  1 Comment

Sio Moore loses two thousand followers after Raiders lose

There probably isn’t a player on the Oakland Raiders who loves Raider Nation more than Sio Moore. The second year linebacker bought into the Silver and Black persona almost immediately. Every home game you can see him hyping up the crowd and signaling to the Black Hole. Unfortunately, a portion of the fan base decided not to return the love after the Raiders lost to the Texans...
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Report: Raiders Sign WR Vincent Brown

The Oakland Raiders have reportedly signed ex-Chargers WR Vincent Brown to a contract. Former #Chargers WR Vincent Brown has signed with the #Raiders, source says. Was always an acrobat, when healthy. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 15, 2014 Photo Credit: Terms of the deal haven’t been revealed yet, but this is a heads-up move by a Raiders staff that could...
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How long will Dennis Allen last in Oakland?

Fresh off a 30-14 loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday, there is talk around the league that Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen might very well be out of a job in the not-so-distant future. ESPN’s Chris Mortensen indicated on air earlier Monday that there has been whispers about Allen’s job and that he knows “a lot of people around the league are talking about it.” ...
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Charles Woodson on Raiders after loss to Texans: 'We suck'

Oakland Raiders DB Charles Woodson was not in a good mood after the Raiders’ 30-14 loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday. The Raiders turned the ball over four times and didn’t scoring any points until the fourth quarter. And not to mention that DE J.J. Wyatt caught a touchdown pass against the Raiders defense as well. With the team now 0-2, Woodson is disappointed and wanted...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Charles Woodson on the Raiders: 'We suck'

Charles Woodson is what some might call a “straight shooter.” Woodson’s Oakland Raiders looked absolutely dismal for the second straight week, getting shut out for three straight quarters en route to a 30-14 loss to the Houston Texans. After the game, the veteran cornerback was asked what he thought of his football team. His response was about blunt as it gets. “We’re...
4 days ago  |  Discuss
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