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Raiders sign WR Vincent Brown to a 1-year deal

The Oakland Raiders signed former Chargers wide receiver Vincent Brown to a one-year deal on Monday. 1-year deal for Vincent Brown with the #Raiders, I'm told. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) September 15, 2014 Oakland already has Brown’s locker ready for him. Raiders signed Vincent Brown. Already has a nameplate. — Scott Bair (@BairCSN) September...
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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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Maurice Jones-Drew doesn’t sound optimistic about playing this week

Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew underwent surgery on his hand last week and was held out of yesterday’s loss to the Texans. According to John Middlekauf of 95.7 The Game in the Bay Area, Jones-Drew doesn’t sound optimistic about playing this week. While MJD wouldn't tell us what the injury (hand) was, said he hurt it early in the Jets game. Didnt sound optimistic...
Via Pro Football Zone
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The NFL’s wacky Week 2 (including the Oakland Raiders) featured amazing tweets

If you thought the first Sunday of the NFL season was crazy, yesterday managed to be even wackier. The Bills are alone atop the AFC East, the Saints are 0-2 after losing to the Browns and the defending champs were smacked in the mouth by the Chargers. To finish the day off the Bears stunned the 49ers with an epic comeback on Sunday Night Football. Did you miss any of it? No worries...
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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...
Via No Guts, No Glory
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Raiders WR James Jones Fumbles Twice On Same Play In Blowout Loss (Video)

Life with the Oakland Raiders is not fun these days. The Raiders were on the wrong end of another blowout Sunday, as the Houston Texans went into Oakland and steamrolled the Raiders 30-14. With the loss, the Raiders are now 0-2, and the future doesn’t look much better as they’ll likely be two-touchdown underdogs next weekend against the New England Patriots. Wide receiver James...
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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...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Raiders James Jones Commits Double Fumble on Same Play

Watch: Raiders James Jones Commits Double Fumble on Same Play GIF- #Raiders' James Jones fumbles twice on the same play! — FanSided GIF (@FanSidedGIF) September 14, 2014 Here’s to hoping you actually played Oakland Raiders’ wide receiver James Jones on your fantasy team today. Despite the bumbling double fumble, … The post Watch: Raiders James Jones...
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Charles Woodson: “We suck”

Raiders safety Charles Woodson didn’t mince words after Sunday’s loss to the Texans. “We’re not very good … We suck. I am embarrassed,” said Woodson, via Vic Tafur of the San Fransciso Chronicle. I’m sure most people would agree with Woodson. We certainly agree with him. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'...
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Raiders Recap: Nobody showed up to play.

The Oakland Raiders blew some major chunks in their home opener, falling 30-14 to the Houston Texans. They just could not hang onto the ball once the offense finally got on the field. The defense was like a colander, unable to stop the Texans either on the ground or through the air. There was nothing inspiring about anything they did today. MVP – ???   This is the essence of...
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Charles Woodson Is Brutally Honest About The Oakland Raiders

Charles Woodson, who turns 38 next month, isn’t about BSing reporters. He’s going to tell people exactly what he thinks. After the Raiders’ 30-14 loss to the Texans — a game that included James Jones’ awesome double-fumble — Woodson didn’t hold back. Charles Woodson: “We’re not very good … We suck. I am embarrassed.” #Raiders — Vic Tafur (@VicTafur) September...
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Darren McFadden Trucks A Texans Defender Into Next Week

Word to the wise: Do not get in Darren McFadden’s way when he is running downhill. You will wind up like poor Darryl Morris, who got absolutely ran over during Sunday’s Raiders-Texans game in Oakland. [ProFootballZone] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
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Raiders linebacker Sio Moore responds to critics on Twitter

It has been a rather long offseason for Sio Moore. After a strong rookie campaign, he was asked to switch positions after the team drafted Khalil Mack with their first round pick. While I am sure he would have preferred not having to switch positions, Moore never said a word, he just kept his head down and worked. When the coaches gave third year player Miles Burris he majority of...
Via cover32 - Raiders
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Report: Raiders cheerleaders win $1.25M lawsuit over low pay

The Oakland Raiders cheerleaders will have something to cheer about this season even if their 2014 NFL team doesn't.The Raiders have agreed to pay $1.25 million to settle a lawsuit alleging they failed to pay the Raiderettes minimum wage and forced them to cough up fines for things like bringing the wrong pom-poms to practice. The team and attorneys for the 90 ladies released...
Via The Other Paper
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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