Raiders fifth-round draft pick Juron Criner phoned in from Las Vegas to talk about his selection at No. 168. Here is the entire transcript from the conference call with the Bay Area media: Read the rest of this entry »
Archive for April, 2012
The Raiders selected Arizona wide receiver Juron Criner with pick No. 168, near the tail end of the fifth round. Read the rest of this entry »
The Raiders selected Penn State defensive end Jack Crawford with the 158th pick of the NFL draft, a pick they acquired from the Detroit Lions in a trade earlier today. Read the rest of this entry »
Linebacker Miles Burris, the newest Raider, grew up in Granite Bay, a Sacramento suburb. He grew up attending Raiders games. Now, he gets a chance to play for the team that he watched as a youngster. Read the rest of this entry »
The Raiders weren’t able to trade their third- and fourth-round picks in this year’s NFL draft because they were compensatory. General manager Reggie McKenzie wasted little time pulling the trigger on a trade as soon as he got to one that was movable. Read the rest of this entry »
Raiders chief executive Amy Trask visited the media room a short time ago to hand deliver the news that 10 percent of gross proceeds from new season-ticket sales from May 1-June 30 will be given to the Oakland Unified School District. Read the rest of this entry »
The Raiders selected San Diego State outside linebacker Miles Burris with the 129th pick of the NFL draft Saturday. He joins offensive lineman Tony Bergstrom as the newest members of the Raiders. Read the rest of this entry »
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