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What minicamp will (and won’t) tell us

Looking forward to actually seeing some players on the field starting Friday, although it’s wise not to attach too much significance to non-contact drills in a contact sport.
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Posted on Thursday, May 7th, 2009
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What minicamp will (and won’t) tell us

Looking forward to actually seeing some players on the field starting Friday, although it’s wise not to attach too much significance to non-contact drills in a contact sport.
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Posted on Thursday, May 7th, 2009
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Who needs Cadillacs?

It seemed fairly sincere at the time, or at least as convincing as any NFL coach can be in the week leading up to the draft.
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Posted on Wednesday, May 6th, 2009
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Cable on KHTK

A transcript of Raiders coach Tom Cable talking with KHTK Sacramento hosts Grant Napear and Mike Lamb, courtesy of sportsradiointerviews.com.
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Posted on Tuesday, May 5th, 2009
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UPDATE: No Raiders chat this week

Sorry guys,

Just found out we’re going to have to hold off our “Inside the Raiders” chat until next Tuesday (May 12). Players will be arriving later this week for minicamp on Friday, when Jerry McDonald will begin posting updates from the complex in Alameda.

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Posted on Tuesday, May 5th, 2009
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Five who need to step it up

With a five-practice mandatory minicamp looking Friday, a short list of veterans who who will need to step it up or be in danger of losing their starting job or roster spot:
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Posted on Monday, May 4th, 2009
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Cable playing it smart in terms of personnel

Every time it seems Al Davis is about to relinquish some control in the Raiders personnel department, the evidence suggests his grip gets tighter.
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Posted on Friday, May 1st, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 1,091 Comments »