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Hue Jackson highlights

Highlights from Saturday’s sessions with coach Hue Jackson on the final day of the draft:
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
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Wisniewski/Van Dyke session

Highlights from the interview session with second-round draft pick Stefen Wisniewski and third-round pick DeMarcus Van Dyke:
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
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Jones/Barksdale session

Highlights from the interview session with third-round pick Joe Barksdale and fourth-round pick Taiwan Jones:
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
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Ausberry closes it out in seventh

The Raiders’ final choice is USC wide receiver David Ausberry, who at 6-foot-3, 241 pounds will probably be looked at as a tight end or fullback.
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
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Chemdi Chekwa interview

A conference call interview with Ohio State corner Chemdi Chekwa, selected in the fourth round (No. 125 overall) by the Raiders:
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
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TE Richard Gordon is sixth-round pick

Miami tight end Richard Gordon is Oakland’s sixth round pick, No. 181 overall.
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
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Add one Moore wide receiver

The Raiders selected wide receiver Denarius Moore out of Tennessee in the fifth round, No. 148 overall.
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 110 Comments »

Revisiting Jones’ pro day

Here’s a link to the post I filed on April 14 following the pro day of Taiwan Jones at Los Medanos College in Pittsburg.
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 60 Comments »

Jones is Raiders’ pick

The Raiders selected running back Taiwan Jones of Eastern Washington with the second of their two fourth-round picks, No. 125 overall.
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
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Raiders take Chekwa

The Raiders continued to run to speed, rather than run from it, with the selection of Chimdi Chekwa, their second cornerback in four picks.
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Posted on Saturday, April 30th, 2011
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