Former NFL coach and executive Mike Holmgren confirmed a visit to the Raiders facilty on a Seattle area radio station but said he “probably not’’ would be in line to coach the franchise in 2015.
Raiders fullback Marcel Reece on Thursday responded to pointed criticism from former Raiders quarterback Rich Gannon about the team’s lack of leadership, commitment and work ethic. Continue Reading
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The Oakland Raiders have placed WR Rod Streater on the Reserve/Injured – Designated for Return list, General Manager Reggie McKenzie announced Thursday.
Rich Gannon quarterbacked the Raiders the last time they finished with a winning record and made the playoffs.
He still keeps close tabs on the team that he guided to the playoffs in 2000, ’01 and ’02, which culminated in a Super Bowl berth. Continue Reading
New Raiders head coach Tony Sparano met with his players Wednesday, detailed what to expect the remainder of the season and then sent them away for four days as is the norm during a team’s bye week. Continue Reading
For years, Raiders fans have pined for a return of coach Jon Gruden. The firing of Dennis Allen coupled with owner Mark Davis embracing the possibility of Gruden being hired again stoked those flames. Continue Reading
Owner Mark Davis, general manager Reggie McKenzie and newly named head coach Tony Sparano accepted blame for the Raiders 0-4 start Tuesday and promised a return to respectability soon, perhaps even this season. Continue Reading
The Raiders fired coach Dennis Allen Monday night, but is he the one who deserves most of the blame for their 0-4 start?
The Raiders on Monday night fired head coach Dennis Allen, according to a Fox Sports report, on the heels of his team’s 0-4 start and no obvious signs of the progress he expected this season. Continue Reading