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Archive for September, 2009

It was Gannon all along

So we finally know what has been wrong with the Raiders all these years.
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Posted on Friday, September 25th, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 213 Comments »

Holland ready for new responsibilities

News and notes from the Raiders’ practice Friday:
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Posted on Friday, September 25th, 2009
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Holland promoted, will return kickoffs

The Raiders will sign Jonathan Holland to their 53-man roster and he will replace Louis Rankin on kickoff returns against Denver, coach Tom Cable said following practice Friday.
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Posted on Friday, September 25th, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 64 Comments »

Huff back as fulltime free safety

News and notes following Raiders practice and a press briefing from coach Tom Cable:
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Posted on Thursday, September 24th, 2009
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Ted Tollner Q&A

Raiders passing game coordinator Ted Tollner was available to the media Thursday and gave a thoughtful, detailed analysis of the Raiders’ issues in the passing game. Rather than pick and choose, I’ll just post the entire transcript:
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Posted on Thursday, September 24th, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 76 Comments »

Raiders-Broncos blacked out

The Raiders-Broncos game did not sell out by today’s 1:05 p.m. deadline and will not be televised locally.
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Posted on Thursday, September 24th, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 38 Comments »

Schilens to the rescue _ next week

If all goes according to plan, Chaz Schilens hopes to return to face the Houston Texans on Oct. 4, approximately six weeks after breaking a bone in his left foot while running a pass pattern during training camp.
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Posted on Thursday, September 24th, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 24 Comments »

35.2 percent? Russell is at .500

So this is what it has come to.

The great defender of JaMarcus Russell is none other than Tim (That’s not true!) Kawakami.
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Posted on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 219 Comments »

Walker waits as passing game struggles

There’s every chance Javon Walker could get his first chance at substantial playing time and nothing would change.
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Posted on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 163 Comments »

Pears will start at left guard

Rather than create change at two positions, Raiders coach Tom Cable said Wednesday Erik Pears will replace Robert Gallery at left guard when Oakland hosts the Denver Broncos.
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Posted on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009
Under: Oakland Raiders | 88 Comments »