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HueJax checks out kickers, no QB yet

A little behind subbing for Steve . . . more later . .

While there was determination Friday on whether Carson Palmer would start for the Raiders at quarterback against the Kansas City Chiefs, coach Hue Jackson had another dilemma on his hands _ the status of place kicker Sebastian Janikowski.
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Posted on Friday, October 21st, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 150 Comments »

Seabass moving slowly

Amid Twitter reports from the NFL Network’s Jason LaCanfora and ESPN’s Adam Schefter the Raiders were looking at place kickers, Sebastian Janikowski was moving very slowly and operating the JUGS machine during kickoff drills.
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Posted on Friday, October 21st, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 365 Comments »

Things, they are a changing with the Raiders

Coach Hue Jackson says things are changing around here these days. Look no further than the Raiders penchant for blitzing the past two games for overwhelming evidence to support that statement. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Thursday, October 20th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 858 Comments »

McClain, Chekwa, Johnson, Cartwright not practicing

The Raiders are relatively healthy for it being six games into the season. Even so, they still are without a handful of players as they near their game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Thursday, October 20th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 389 Comments »

Jackson sending message to players

Raiders coach Hue Jackson wants his players to understand that they are here to win a Super Bowl title, period. And nothing is going to prevent Jackson from doing whatever it takes to make sure the team keeps moving toward that goal. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
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Palmer makes Raiders debut at practice

Recently acquired quarterback Carson Palmer is on the field with the rest of his new teammates, alternating snaps with Kyle Boller with the first-team offense. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 492 Comments »

Raiders place DE Shaughnessy on injured reserve

The Raiders freed up a spot on the 53-man roster for quarterback Carson Palmer by placing veteran defensive end Matt Shaughnessy on the injured-reserve list. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 72 Comments »

Raiders off. coord. Saunders hints Palmer might start Sunday

Raiders offensive coordinator Al Saunders spoke with a Kansas City radio station Wednesday morning. Among the interesting tidbits, Saunders hinted that Carson Palmer might start against the Chiefs on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 245 Comments »

What Raiders trade for Palmer means for Campbell

Raiders coach Hue Jackson talked about what a whirlwind 12 or 13 hours it was before his team secured a trade for veteran quarterback Carson Palmer. Imagine what the past 48 hours has been like for quarterback Jason Campbell. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 921 Comments »

DT Seymour, former Raiders QB Gannon on Palmer trade

Here’s the transcript of an interview conducted by former Raiders quarterback Rich Gannon with Raiders defensive tackle Richard Seymour today on SiriusXM NFL Radio: Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
Under: Oakland Raiders | 425 Comments »