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Previewing Sunday’s Raiders vs. Panthers game

Can the Raiders finally win a game in the Eastern time zone? We’ll find out in a few hours when they take on Cam Newton and the Panthers.


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Posted on Sunday, December 23rd, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 69 Comments »

Raiders in-game live chat vs. Panthers Sunday at 10 a.m.

Steve Corkran will be fielding your questions and providing analysis during Sunday’s Raiders game at Carolina.

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Posted on Saturday, December 22nd, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 14 Comments »

Seymour out for Sunday’s game, says he’s still ‘elite’ player

Defensive tackle Richard Seymour won’t play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers. It’s possible that he has played his final game of the 2012 season, but he still has a desire to play beyond this season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Friday, December 21st, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 552 Comments »

Branch returns to practice, still hobbled

Strong safety Tyvon Branch is back at practice today after missing the past two days. However, it’s obvious that his sore ankle isn’t anywhere near full strength. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Friday, December 21st, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 162 Comments »

Raiders prospective free agents

Here is the list of Raiders prospective free agents in 2013.

Players eligible for unrestricted free agency:

OT Khalif Barnes

DT Desmond Bryant

G Cooper Carlisle

DE Andre Carter

LB Omar Gaither

S Matt Giordano

RB Mike Goodson

WR Derek Hagan

CB Joselio Hanson

P Shane Lechler

QB Matt Leinart

S Mike Mitchell

TE Brandon Myers

DT Richard Seymour

DE Matt Shaughnessy

CB Shawntae Spencer

LB Philip Wheeler

Players eligible for restricted free agency:

CB Phillip Adams

Exclusive-rights free agents:

LB Kaelin Burnett

WR Duke Calhoun

CB Coye Francies

OT Zach Hurd

C/G Alex Parsons

CB Brandian Ross

RB Jeremy Stewart

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Posted on Friday, December 21st, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 42 Comments »

Raiders gearing up for dynamic Newton; Pryor playing more Sunday

When a play breaks down against the Carolina Panthers, the Raiders won’t have Brady Quinn to bail them out this time. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Thursday, December 20th, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 586 Comments »

Seymour, Branch not at practice once again

Defensive tackle Richard Seymour and strong safety Tyvon Branch aren’t at practice today for the second straight day. All in all, the Raiders still are relatively healthy for a team about to play its 15th regular-season game. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Thursday, December 20th, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 247 Comments »

Kuechly what Raiders thought they had in McClain

The player the Raiders envisioned as the leader of their defense for years will be on full display Sunday, when the Raiders play the Carolina Panthers. Problem is, that player will be the one in the middle of the Panthers defense and not Rolando McClain. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 992 Comments »

Seymour, Branch only players not at practice

Defensive tackle Richard Seymour and strong safety Tyvon Branch are not at practice today. Their status for the Carolina Panthers game is up in the air at this point. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 328 Comments »

Janikowski honored for five-FG effort

Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski was named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for his five field-goal effort against the Kansas City Chiefs. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on Wednesday, December 19th, 2012
Under: Oakland Raiders | 65 Comments »