The Raiders learned Monday that they received third-, fourth- and fifth-round compensatory selections in the 2012 NFL draft. A detailed search from the past 10 drafts showed that the Raiders are in prime position to land an impact player. Continue Reading
The Raiders significantly added to their draft Monday with the announcement at the NFL owner’s meetings they would receiver compensatory selections in the third, fourth and fifth rounds.
The NFL is expected to announce the compensatory picks today during the first day of the winter meetings. That means, Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie is about to find out just how many selections he has to work with for the upcoming NFL draft. Continue Reading
Former 49ers linebacker Manny Lawson, who played last season with the Cincinnati Bengals, could be a possibility to take over the outside linebacker spot vacated by Kamerion Wimbley.
Got about 12 minutes with Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie at the Stanford Pro Day Thursday to get caught up on recent developments. Here’s a transcription:
Running back Michael Bush will back up Matt Forte instead of Darren McFadden _ and get a lot more money in the process.
The Raiders signed three-year veteran cornerback Pat Lee to a one-year contract, according to NFL Network. Continue Reading
Khalif Barnes has joined Cooper Carlisle as incumbent offensive linemen welcomed back into the fold under new coach Dennis Allen, Barnes told Bay Area News Group on Wednesday. Continue Reading
When the New Orleans Saints visit the Raiders this season, it will be without their head coach.