Raiders: Rolando McClain’s truck struck by bullet

On Thursday night, Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain called officials after shots were fired at his vehicle in Alabama. Decatur officers responded to shots and McClain met with the police at 6th avenue SW and explained that he was in his vehicle with a group of people when a bullet hit his Chevrolet Tahoe. One round hit the vehicle, but did not penetrate the passenger compartment. Per a story on waff.com: Decatur Police...

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Wisniewski back in Black, Asomugha out of Pro Bowl & Lechler talks

The Oakland Raiders announced yesterday that Steve Wisniewski will join the staff as assistant offensive line coach. Here is the press release disseminated by the team: Steve Wisniewski, the great offensive lineman who played for the Oakland Raiders from 1989-2001, has re-joined the Silver and Black as assistant offensive line coach. “Steve is my shining star,” said Raiders Head Coach Hue Jackson. “His intensity, passion and vision...

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Asomugha talks, Jackson in Mobile and other Raider news

The Oakland Raiders were denied a request to interview New York Jets secondary coach Dennis Thurman. Hue Jackson and Thurman worked together at USC and both have been part of the Baltimore Ravens’ staff in the past. It was believed that Thurman was a candidate to replace John Marshall as the Silver & Black’s defensive coordinator. Rex Ryan holds Thurman in high regard and the defensive backs coach is involved in the play calling...

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Super Bowl XLV: Green Bay Packers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

This one is for the historic books; the Green Bay Packers will play the Pittsburgh Steelers for all the marbles. Super Bowl XLV will feature two of the most epic clubs in NFL history. The Steelers are going for a league leading seventh Super Bowl victory after beating up the New York Jets for their eight conference championship win. A model of consistency, the Black & Yellow have proven to be the league’s finest organization with...

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Post Hue Jackson Press Conference Interview Between Al Davis and Local Media

Al Davis grants a less informal interview/discussion session with the local media that were in attendance for the Hue Jackson press conference. “Coach” Davis, as Hue Jackson calls him, touched on a plethora or topics ranging from the Randy Hanson incident, the New England Patriots, and Jon Gruden, to the current issues between NFL owners and the Players Union. This unscripted and uncut sit down with Mr. Davis gives you not...

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