A look at the Raider’s 2012 schedule
Apr25

A look at the Raider’s 2012 schedule

The NFL announced on Tuesday that the Oakland Raiders will open up their 2012 season at O.Co Coliseum against AFC West rival San Diego Chargers on September 10. The game will be part of ESPN’s double header to open up their Monday Night Football season. This marks the second straight year that the Raiders open up on primetime football, opening last season at Denver against the Broncos on MNF with a 23-20 victory. The Raiders last saw...

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Raiders: Campbell speaks, a look at Bartell & more
Mar17

Raiders: Campbell speaks, a look at Bartell & more

Jason Campbell’s role in Chicago is defined clearly. He’ll back up Jay Cutler and step in at quarterback when the Bears need him. Throughout his career, he’s been a starter, or fighting for a shot to be the man under center. But after spending the last two years with the Oakland Raiders, Campbell will have a chance to embrace a new role back in the NFC. “In life, you have to make changes sometimes and accept different roles,” Campbell...

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Friday: Raiders snatch-up CB Bartell, OG Brisiel & cut LB Wimbley
Mar16

Friday: Raiders snatch-up CB Bartell, OG Brisiel & cut LB Wimbley

It took awhile, but the Oakland Raiders finally joined the free-agent party and signed two players to their 2012 roster. Cornerback Ronald Bartell, formerly of the St. Louis Rams, inked a one-year $3 million contract. Prior to the 2009 season, the Rams agreed with Bartell on a four-year contract. Selected in the second round (50th overall) in the 2005 draft, his best year was in 2010, when opposing passers targeted Bartell 100 times...

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Jason Campbell looking to fit in… somewhere

Jason Campbell’s current situation just shows how quickly things change in the NFL. He went from an unsteady situation in Washington, to a starter with the Oakland Raiders, but a passer who had to prove himself to a fan base that clamored for the fiery Bruce Gradkowski. Once Hue Jackson became coach, the Silver & Black empowered him and gave Campbell the keys to the car. An injury and a trade later, and Campbell is looking to fit...

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Oakland Raiders Free-Agent Tracker & Analysis

Here’s a list of Oakland Raiders that will be free agents this off-season with an explanation of their status after the 2011 season. UFA: Unrestricted free agent; a player who has completed four or more accrued seasons and whose contract has expired. RFA: Restricted free agent; a player who has completed three accrued seasons and whose contract has expired. OFFENSE Jason Campbell QB – UFA Khalif Barnes T – UFA Kyle Boller QB – UFA...

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