Training camp preview: defensive backs
Jul24

Training camp preview: defensive backs

The Raiders once again had a large overhaul of their defensive backfield, signing Tarell Brown and Carlos Rogers in free agency after they departed the San Francisco 49er’s from across the Bay. Rogers and Brown were the starting cornerbacks while across the Bay, and that may very well be the case until second-year cornerback D.J. Hayden can recover from his stress fracture in his foot. Brown has started for the 49er’s...

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Rookie spotlight: Jonathan Dowling
Jul18

Rookie spotlight: Jonathan Dowling

The Oakland Raiders held a relatively full deck in the 2014 NFL Draft, giving the coaches some young talent to work with and try and develop. With training camp just over a week a way, we’ll take a look at this year’s rookies in a new series of “Rookie spotlight”. The Raiders selected safety Jonathan Dowling with their final pick in this year’s draft (247th overall). Dowling is a long-armed safety with a...

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Charles Woodson speaks at OTAs (Video)
Jun02

Charles Woodson speaks at OTAs (Video)

Oakland Raiders veteran safety Charles Woodson speaks to media following practice during 2014 organized team activities....

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Raiders get defensive help by selecting LB Khalil Mack
May08

Raiders get defensive help by selecting LB Khalil Mack

The long wait to see who the Raiders would select finally came to an end on Thursday night with the Raiders ultimately selecting linebacker Khalil Mack out of the University of Buffalo. Mack is an extremely versatile linebacker that will bring his explosiveness to a Raiders defense that struggled last season, giving up 363.7 yards per game (22nd in NFL), 28.3 points per game (29th), and just 38.0 sacks (18th). The Houston Texans...

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2014 Oakland Raiders Free Agents
Feb21

2014 Oakland Raiders Free Agents

Below is a list of all the Oakland Raiders Restricted and Unrestricted Free Agents heading into the 2014 season.   Lamarr Houston DE UFA Darren McFadden RB UFA Tracy Porter CB UFA Jared Veldheer LT, T UFA Charles Woodson S UFA Phillip Adams CB UFA Khalif Barnes LT, T UFA Kaelin Burnett OLB, LB ERFA Chimdi Chekwa CB RFA Jacoby Ford WR UFA Andre Gurode C UFA Jason Hunter DE UFA Mike Jenkins CB UFA Rashad Jennings RB UFA Jeron...

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