Training camp preview: Offensive line
Jul19

Training camp preview: Offensive line

With training camp a week away, it’s time to take a look at how some of the positions around the team are shaping up. On a roster with so much turnover, the offensive line certainly doesn’t fall short of a large remodel. In fact, offensive line coach Tony Sparano may only have one returning starting offensive lineman – center Stefen Wisniewski. Wisniewski is a solid center and a key piece of the Raiders offensive...

Read More
Silver & Black Report’s pre-mandatory minicamp mailbag
Jun16

Silver & Black Report’s pre-mandatory minicamp mailbag

With the Raiders heading into their mandatory mini-camp this week, Silver & Black Report wanted to take the time to answer some questions from members of RaiderFans.net. Should you care to partake in the next mailbag, just log in or signup to RaiderFans.net and keep an eye out for the “MAILBAG” thread and submit your question! IERaiderFan Chris why does it seem every season our players hit the field for a day or two we...

Read More
Raiders continue OTAs without Tuck, Hayden, Jones
Jun09

Raiders continue OTAs without Tuck, Hayden, Jones

The Oakland Raiders continued through their third week of Organized Team Activities but were missing some key players. Second-year cornerback D.J. Hayden was seen still wearing a walking boot on his right foot but was present as a spectator. Head coach Dennis Allen does not have a timetable for his return just yet. “It’s hard to tell,” said Allen. “Initially I was hopeful of that. Again, we’re day by day with DJ. Hopefully...

Read More
Report: Raiders sign veteran Maurice Jones-Drew
Mar28

Report: Raiders sign veteran Maurice Jones-Drew

Veteran running back Maurice Jones-Drew visited the Oakland Raiders on Thursday and it didn’t take long for him and general manager Reggie McKenzie to agree to terms. Scott Bair of Comcast Sports Net has now reported that both sides have come to an agreement, though the terms of the contract have not been released yet. Jones-Drew agrees to contract with #Raiders http://t.co/tUQef4yYvi — Scott Bair (@BairCSN) March 28, 2014 The...

Read More
Raiders to bring in Maurice Jones-Drew
Mar27

Raiders to bring in Maurice Jones-Drew

NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport is reporting that veteran free-agent running back Maurice Jones-Drew could be coming home to the Bay Area as he comes for a visit to Oakland over the next couple of days. Maurice Jones-Drew is visiting the #Raiders tonight and tomorrow, per source. Wow. Could get serious. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 27, 2014 Jones-Drew was born in nearby Pinole, Calif. and went to local high-school powerhouse...

Read More