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Archive for January, 2010

Raiders live chat here on Tuesday at noon

For the latest on Tom Cable’s coaching status as well as other Raiders news, join our “Inside the Raiders” live chat with Jerry McDonald on Tuesday, Jan. 12 at noon PST.

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Posted on Monday, January 11th, 2010
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Postseason is on Al standard time

Got an e-mail from a former Raiders employee who was amused when a story gained momentum that Al Davis would fire Tom Cable today.
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Posted on Monday, January 11th, 2010
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UPDATED: Hurry up and wait . . .

No news out of Alameda as yet, where coach Tom Cable is supposed to meet with Al Davis and presumably be informed his tenure as the 17th coach of the Raiders has ended after winning nine times in 28 games.
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Posted on Monday, January 11th, 2010
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Jets’ coaches won’t be part of a post-Cable era

The world revolves around the Raiders, even in the playoffs:
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Posted on Sunday, January 10th, 2010
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Brown makes final HOF list

Wide receiver/return specialist Tim Brown made the cutdown to 17 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, but six players were trimmed from the list and won’t be considered.
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Posted on Friday, January 8th, 2010
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Why Cable should stay

There are myriad reasons for Al Davis to take his near-annual shot at the coaching lottery and round up the usual suspects.
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Posted on Friday, January 8th, 2010
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It’s not Russell vs. Cable

Best guess at this point is still that Tom Cable goes and JaMarcus Russell stays, but to assume the their fates are intertwined would be to ignore how Al Davis operates.
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Posted on Thursday, January 7th, 2010
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Gannon won’t call again

Rich Gannon’s response to the Raiders’ reaction to his offer for help on the Sirius Blitz on Sirius Satellite Radio:
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Posted on Thursday, January 7th, 2010
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Raiders OK with Russell, still mad at Gannon

For the record, the Raiders aren’t overly concerned with the Las Vegas excursion by JaMarcus Russell, saying he was in Sin City accompanied by someone with the club, and have no intention of taking Rich Gannon up on his offer to help the team reverse the tide of seven consecutive losing seasons.
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Posted on Wednesday, January 6th, 2010
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Gannon offers to help

Assuming he can get past John Herrera, Rich Gannon would like to return and offer advice to his former team.
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Posted on Wednesday, January 6th, 2010
Under: Oakland Raiders | 270 Comments »