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Woodson: Al could use help

Had a chance to talk with Rod Woodson today for a project down the road and got his thoughts on the current state of the Raiders.
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Posted on Thursday, May 28th, 2009
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Bottom-feeding in the backfield

All I did was wonder whether two quarters of explosive football is enough to anoint Michael Bush as a future star.
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Posted on Wednesday, May 27th, 2009
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Bush still has a lot to prove

Note: Attending a funeral service today . . . no Raiders chat. Hope everyone had a good Memorial Day weekend.


We’re in to the real dead period of the offseason, with no OTAs scheduled for this week and little in the way of speculation other than the status of defensive end Derrick Burgess and rumors regarding a trade.
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Posted on Tuesday, May 26th, 2009
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Davis aboard; the Russell pictures

The Raiders have signed veteran safety Keith Davis, according to the transactions page on Raiders.com
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Posted on Thursday, May 21st, 2009
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Raiders live chat today at 1 p.m.

Join Jerry McDonald today at 1 p.m. PDT for our weekly Raiders live chat as he discusses the Raiders’ OTA this week and other Silver & Black topics.

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Posted on Thursday, May 21st, 2009
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More OTA notes, quotes

Additonal notes and quotes from interviews gathered following the Raiders organized team activity Wednesday:
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Posted on Wednesday, May 20th, 2009
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OTA notes

Observed during Wednesday’s organized team activity session:
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Posted on Wednesday, May 20th, 2009
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Raiders live chat to be held Thursday

Jerry McDonald will field questions in his weekly “Inside the Raiders” live chat this Thursday, at the conclusion of the Raiders’ three-day organized team activity in Alameda.

Media will be allowed at the Wednesday session only.

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Posted on Tuesday, May 19th, 2009
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Franklin comes aboard

The Raiders claimed wide receiver Will Franklin off waivers from the Detroit Lions, giving them another set of fresh legs as they start their three-day organized team activity today.
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Posted on Tuesday, May 19th, 2009
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From Hall of Fame to Hall of shame

Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall had these thoughts about his eight-game, $8 million stay in Oakland in an interview with WJFK in Washington, D.C., courtesy of sportsradiointerviews.com:
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Posted on Monday, May 18th, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 485 Comments »