Oakland Raiders

Tyrell Williams may still have hidden value

Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images A receiver we should not forget about ... again Last season, Chris Godwin of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers emerged in year three to catch 86 passes for 1,333 yards and nine touchdowns in only 14 games. The 2017 third round pick had a couple of good performances in 2018...

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Silver Minings: Raiders re-sign defensive end Ade Aruna

He joined their practice squad in 2019 The Raiders did a minor roster move on Saturday, announcing they had re-signed defensive end, Ade Aruna. If the name doesn’t sound too familiar, it’s because he has yet to suit up for the Raiders in a game. He was signed by the team last year and joined the club’s...

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'Disrespected' Derek Carr, Revamped Raiders Offense Could Surprise NFL in 2020

"A young quarterback who is the pride of the AFC West, one of the biggest rising stars in the NFL and a player who is expected to be in the MVP conversation annually...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Oakland Raiders

Silver Minings: Raiders sign linebacker Bryce Hager

Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images He spent five years with the Rams On Friday, the Raiders announced that they had signed linebacker Bryce Hager. The five-year NFL veteran has spent his entire NFL career with the Rams. We have signed free agent LB Bryce Hager. pic.twitter.com/FfrvqLoIwO— Las...

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Jon Gruden loves new defensive tackle Maliek Collins

Maliek Collins | Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Maurice Hurst is still in mix, but Collins is “key” to Raiders’ defense On Thursday after a media session with Jon Gruden, I posed this thought on Twitter: Gruden is all over Collins, Hankins and Ross and is not saying much...

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2 days ago, Silver And Black Pride, Oakland Raiders

Lincoln Kennedy to Derek Carr: ‘Put up or shut up, no more excuses’

Derek Carr | Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images Raiders’ radio analyst has pointed comments about Las Vegas QB and head coach Jon Gruden Derek Carr proclaimed this week that he is “tired of being disrespected,” well, he may have a bone to pick with a fellow Las Vegas Raiders’ employee. Appearing...

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2 days ago, Silver And Black Pride, Oakland Raiders

Silver Minings: Where does AFC West fit in NFL division power rankings?

Raiders, Chiefs | Photo by David Eulitt/Getty Images Super Bowl champion Chiefs help the cause Having the defending Super Bowl champions in the division carries a lot of weight for the AFC West heading into the 2020 NFL season, especially considering quarterback Patrick Mahomes is the best player...

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2 days ago, Silver And Black Pride, Oakland Raiders

Las Vegas Raiders could lose $30 million local partnership due to COVID-19 fall out

The Las Vegas Raiders continue to be one of the hardest hit sports entities when it comes to the economic impact of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Raiders already announced that they will not host fans at the $1.86 billion state-of-the-art Allegiant Stadium off the Vegas strip for their inaugural...

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3 days ago, Sportsnaut, Oakland Raiders

Browns' Austin Hooper: Apparent Criticism of Raiders' Jason Witten Was Sarcasm

Cleveland Browns tight end Austin Hooper delivered a sarcastic jab to Las Vegas Raiders counterpart Jason Witten while discussing the AFC North team's depth at the position ahead of the 2020 NFL season...

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3 days ago, Bleacher Report, Cleveland Browns, Oakland Raiders

Raiders News: Rookie WR Henry Ruggs III Will Start in Slot This Season, OC Says

Las Vegas Raiders offensive coordinator Greg Olson has said rookie wide receiver Henry Ruggs III is expected to start his NFL career in the slot. "We'll start with Ruggs III in the slot and do some things with Ruggs III," Olson told reporters ...

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3 days ago, Bleacher Report, Oakland Raiders

Maxx Crosby placed on COVID-19 list by Raiders

Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images Backup running back Rod Smith is also added to list of Las Vegas players who have either tested positive for the coronavirus or been exposed to someone with it In the Raiders’ biggest coronavirus-related roster move to date, Las Vegas placed Maxx Crosby on the...

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3 days ago, Silver And Black Pride, Oakland Raiders

Jon Gruden talks coronavirus adaptations, playing without fans and keys to defense 

Jon Gruden | Photo by Keith Birmingham/MediaNews Group/Pasadena Star-News via Getty Images Raiders coach praises his players for arriving at training camp prepared: “I’ve been impressed by the retention,” Gruden tells the media Las Raiders’ coach Jon Gruden shared more details on how the team are...

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3 days ago, Silver And Black Pride, Oakland Raiders

Buffalo Bills opponent preview: Las Vegas Raiders

Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports A first-time trip to Las Vegas for the Bills Every year, the NFL blogs of SB Nation share intel on their teams with the other blogs heading into the season for our 2020 NFL season preview. This year is no different in that regard, but the circumstances around the...

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3 days ago, Buffalo Rumblings, Buffalo Bills, Oakland Raiders

Silver Minings: Which Raiders are headed to Pro Football Hall of Fame?

Jason Witten | Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images Two current Raiders players get HoF consideration from ESPN You ever wonder which current Las Vegas Raiders will end up in Canton? ESPN did and it’s pretty interesting. Football savant Bill Barnwell looked at all 32 current NFL rosters to see...

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3 days ago, Silver And Black Pride, Oakland Raiders

Report: Raiders Asst. Told Players Jon Gruden Had COVID-19 to Emphasize Pandemic

The Las Vegas Raiders apparently adopted something similar to the "scared straight" tactic to drive home the seriousness of the COVID-19 pandemic...

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4 days ago, Bleacher Report, Oakland Raiders

Raiders Rumors: Jeremy Hill Released 3 Days After Signing Contract

The Las Vegas Raiders released veteran running back Jeremy Hill on Wednesday, according to Vic Tafur of The Athletic. Hill's tenure with the Raiders lasted all of three days after his signing was announced Monday...

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4 days ago, Bleacher Report, Oakland Raiders

LOOK: Jeremy Hill reacts to being released by the Raiders…after two days

It was a few years ago that former Cincinnati Bengals second-round pick Jeremy Hill was among the most-promising young running backs in the NFL. The LSU product averaged north of 1,100 total yards and 10 touchdowns in his first three seasons, from 2014-16. He’s now nothing more than a journeyman...

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4 days ago, Sportsnaut, Oakland Raiders

A look at Raiders’ decade of second-round picks  

Mario Edwards | Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images P.J. Hall’s failure is the latest in a long line of Day 2 draft busts The Las Vegas Raiders were widely criticized for throwing in a 2020 second-round pick in their 2018 trade of Khalil Mack to the Chicago Bears. It seemed excessive and unnecessary....

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4 days ago, Silver And Black Pride, Oakland Raiders

Raiders' Derek Carr Says He Has a Lot to Prove, Is Tired of 'Being Disrespected'

Having heard the criticisms of his game, Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is intending to use the 2020 season as a way to silence his doubters...

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4 days ago, Bleacher Report, Oakland Raiders

49ers Rumors: Ex-Raiders, Seahawks DE Dion Jordan Expected to Sign Contract

The San Francisco 49ers are planning to sign free-agent defensive end Dion Jordan , according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport . Jordan spent the 2019 season with the Oakland Raiders , registering two sacks in seven games...

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4 days ago, Bleacher Report, Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks

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