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A few points on Russell

While Steve Corkran works on the nuts and bolts of the grievance process by the Raiders against quarterback JaMarcus Russell, a few quick observations:
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Posted on Thursday, May 27th, 2010
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Raiders finally come to pass

You’ve been reading in this space for the better part of the last four years about the worst passing game in the NFL.
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Posted on Wednesday, May 26th, 2010
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OTA quick hits

A few impressions from the just-concluded OTA practice in Alameda:
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Posted on Wednesday, May 26th, 2010
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Another reason Raiders need to be good

The decision of the U.S. Supreme Court which could pave the way for NFL teams to negotiate their own deals for merchandising could go one of two ways for the Raiders.
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Posted on Monday, May 24th, 2010
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Raiders live chat on Tuesday at noon

Join us Tuesday at noon for a post-OTA Raiders live chat as Jerry McDonald answers your questions about the Silver & Black.

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Posted on Monday, May 24th, 2010
Under: Live chats, Oakland Raiders | 63 Comments »

No news is, well, still news

Yes, I’m spending most of this weekend watching a 13-and-under baseball tournament, but I’ve got a cell phone and a computer in case anything happens with the Raiders . . . which it hasn’t.
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Posted on Sunday, May 23rd, 2010
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Johnson holdout could aid Raiders’ run defense

The Raiders believe they have fortified their run defense with the front seven additions of middle linebacker Rolando McClain, strong side linebacker Kamerion Wimbley and defensive lineman Lamarr Houston.
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Posted on Thursday, May 20th, 2010
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Raiders OTA notebook

Some news, notes and observations from the Raiders’ minicamp practice Wednesday:
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Posted on Wednesday, May 19th, 2010
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Schilens out until training camp

The “procedure” Chaz Schilens underwent following the season on his left foot was significant enough that the wide receiver will probably be out until training camp.
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Posted on Wednesday, May 19th, 2010
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Cable on KNBR

Raiders coach Tom Cable made a rare local radio appearance on KNBR’s Murph and Mac show Tuesday morning in advance of his team’s OTA, discussing (up to a point) the departure of JaMarcus Russell, shooting down rumors of signing Terrell Owens and expressing confidence in his team’s ability to become a champion.
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Posted on Tuesday, May 18th, 2010
Under: Oakland Raiders | 674 Comments »