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Hanson hasn’t pressed charges

Talked with Lt. Brian McGovern of the Napa Police Department, who said there has been no change in the case in which a 41-year-old assistant coach was hospitalized after an altercation with another coach.
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Posted on Thursday, August 20th, 2009
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Raiders news keeps getting worse

Let’s see, there was the Tom Cable vs. Randy Hanson story, then the loss of wide receiver Chaz Schilens to a broken foot, followed by an embarrassing practice beatdown at the hands of their crossbay rivals, the San Francisco 49ers.
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Posted on Thursday, August 20th, 2009
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Chat reminder

All things Raider are up for discussion at noon, Pacific time . . .

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Posted on Thursday, August 20th, 2009
Under: Live chats, Oakland Raiders | 62 Comments »

Reminder: Live chat today at noon

Guys,

Just a reminder that we want you to join us at noon when Jerry McDonald will be here to answer your Raiders questions as part of our weekly live chat.

Thanks.

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Posted on Thursday, August 20th, 2009
Under: Live chats, Oakland Raiders | 41 Comments »

Return to respectability

The Raiders’ offense may not have gotten even with the 49ers during Wednesday’s second practice session, but gave a measured, physical and professional account of itself without feeling the need to retaliate.
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Posted on Wednesday, August 19th, 2009
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Neal cut to make room for Baker

That the Raiders would bring back Rashad Baker, a productive special teams player and safety last season, is no surprise.
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Posted on Wednesday, August 19th, 2009
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Raiders response will be interesting

First, let’s head straight for some perspective.
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Posted on Wednesday, August 19th, 2009
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Raiders’ offense acknowledges beatdown

The Raiders passing offense was embarrassed by the 49ers defense Wednesday, and they stood taller in admitting it afterward then they did on the field in taking it.
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Posted on Wednesday, August 19th, 2009
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Post-Schilens phase underway

It was planned weeks ago between coaches Tom Cable and Mike Singletary, but the opening team sessions between the Raiders and 49ers Tuesday afternoon symbolized what will be important as Oakland will be forced to begin the season without the services of wide receiver Chaz Schilens.
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Posted on Tuesday, August 18th, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 386 Comments »

Raiders live chat on Thursday at noon

What will the Raiders do in the wake of Chaz Schilens’ injury? How do some of their individual matchups with the 49ers look?
Get answers to those questions and more on Thursday at noon PDT from Jerry McDonald in our Raiders live chat.

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Posted on Tuesday, August 18th, 2009
Under: Live chats, Oakland Raiders | 129 Comments »