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Raiders sign top-notch DE to replace Houston

By Steve Corkran
Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 2:01 pm in Oakland Raiders

The Raiders helped redirect the spotlight from their waffling on their first high-profile move in free agency by signing veteran defensive end Justin Tuck on Thursday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Saffold fails physical _ Raiders deal off

By Jerry McDonald - NFL Writer
Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 7:13 pm in Oakland Raiders

Offensive lineman Rodger Saffold, who agreed to terms on a five-year contract worth a maximum of $42.5, failed his physical and won’t be joining the Raiders, the club announced Wednesday evening.
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Raiders announce Howard signing

By Jerry McDonald - NFL Writer
Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 5:18 pm in Oakland Raiders

Raiders press release . . .

The Oakland Raiders have signed unrestricted free agent T Austin Howard, General Manager Reggie McKenzie announced Wednesday.
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Live chat: Oakland Raiders and free agency, Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.

By Bay Area News Group Web editor
Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 10:56 am in Oakland Raiders

NFL writer Steve Corkran will answer all your questions about the Oakland Raiders’ free agency additions and subtractions.

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Raiders in a hurry to bolster pass rush

By Steve Corkran
Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 7:26 am in Oakland Raiders

The Raiders are meeting with defensive end Justin Tuck and linebacker LaMarr Woodley on Wednesday as they seek players that can get pressure on the quarterback on a consistent basis. Read the rest of this entry »

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Raiders off to sluggish start in free agency

By Steve Corkran
Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 5:26 pm in Oakland Raiders

The Raiders re-signed a running back and signed a left offensive tackle on Tuesday, the first day of free agency. However, as in keeping with the theme of the day, little went as expected for the Raiders as they entered the so-called reconstruction phase of the Mark Davis-Reggie McKeniz-Dennis Allen Era. Read the rest of this entry »

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First wave of Raiders UFA reports, rumors

By Jerry McDonald - NFL Writer
Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 1:24 pm in Oakland Raiders

The Raiders agreed to terms with Rodger Saffold to be their left tackle Tuesday, with Jared Veldheer departing to join the Arizona Cardinals, according to numerous reports.
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Live updates: NFL free agency signings, Tuesday at 1 p.m.

By Bay Area News Group Web editor
Monday, March 10th, 2014 at 10:44 pm in Oakland Raiders

NFL free-agent signings begin Tuesday. Keep up with all the transactions as the Oakland Raiders and the other 31 NFL teams remake their squads.

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Polian surprised Raiders didn’t use franchise tag

By Jerry McDonald - NFL Writer
Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 at 11:41 am in Oakland Raiders

Former Colts general manager and ESPN analyst Bill Polian said Wednesday he expected either tackle Jared Veldheer or right end Lamarr Houston to receive a franchise tag, given the Raiders stated preference for bring back their own players and their room under the salary cap.
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Raiders don’t tag Veldheer or Houston

By Jerry McDonald - NFL Writer
Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 1:02 pm in Oakland Raiders

Despite the most salary cap room in the NFL, the Raiders declined to use the franchise tag Monday on either left tackle Jared Veldheer or defensive end Lamarr Houston.
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