Part of the Bay Area News Group

Archive for January, 2011

Fit for print _ the Jackson hire

Links to Tuesday morning’s stories in Bay Area News Group papers:
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Tuesday, January 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 919 Comments »

Get ready for the good vibes

We’ll learn Tuesday that all is well in Raider Nation.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Monday, January 17th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 223 Comments »

Raiders official announcment

A link to the Raiders’ official announcement of Hue Jackson as head coach on Raiders.com.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Monday, January 17th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 291 Comments »

Jackson is Raiders head coach

UPDATE: The Raiders confirmed Hue Jackson has been named head coach and will be introduced at a press conference Tuesday.

UPDATE: Hue Jackson has been named head coach of the Raiders, a source close to Jackson confirms.

ESPN and Fox Sports are both reporting that Hue Jackson has been hired as Raiders head coach.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Monday, January 17th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 47 Comments »

McClain, Veldheer, Houston on TSN all-rookie team

Middle linebacker Rolando McClain, left tackle Jared Veldheer and defensive end Lemarr Houston were all named to The Sporting News all-rookie team as selected by a panel of NFL scouts as well as writers and editors.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Monday, January 17th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 86 Comments »

Raiders aren’t looking so stable any more

So here’s the Raiders’ postseason scorecard:
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Sunday, January 16th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 712 Comments »

ESPN: Davis `fined’ Cable $120,000

This week’s ESPN bombshell: Raiders owner Al Davis deducted $120,000 from the paychecks of coach Tom Cable during the course of the season as fines for the club losing organized team activity sessions as mandated by the NFL.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Sunday, January 16th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 441 Comments »

Sooner, rather than later?

Raiders owner Al Davis is getting close to naming his ninth head coach since moving back to Oakland in 1995, and indications are no one will be surprised, beat writer Steve Corkran reports.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Friday, January 14th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 877 Comments »

UPDATED: Asomugha speaks . . . sort of

UPDATED WITH APPEARANCE ON ESPN’S FIRST TAKE

Nnamdi Asomugha was a panelist on ESPN’s “First Take” Friday morning and obviously made it clear with producers he wasn’t going to get into any discussions about where he might wind up as a free agent.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Thursday, January 13th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 638 Comments »

And then there was one . . .

The Denver Broncos named John Fox as their head coach Thursday, leaving the Raiders as the only team in the NFL without a head coach officially in place.
Read the rest of this entry »

  • Share/Bookmark

Posted on Thursday, January 13th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 187 Comments »