Jared Veldheer

Rodger Saffold of the St. Louis Rams. (NFL via Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Free Agent’s Failed Physical Is A Step Back For Raiders

“You wish it didn’t happen,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew. “You make a deal like that and you decide that’s the player you want (and) you hope the heck that he’s physically sound.”


OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 23: Quarterback Carson Palmer #3 of the Oakland Raiders pulls in the huddle against the Kansas City Chiefs on October 23, 2011 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Chiefs won 28-0. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Raiders Lose Vital Player To Injury For Season Opener Against Indianapolis

The Raiders lost a lot of men to injury during training camp, but one man’s absence in particular may cost them the game against the Colts.


Jared Veldheer of the Oakland Raiders. (Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Raiders Lose Left Tackle Veldheer To Torn Triceps

The Oakland Raiders sustained a significant blow Wednesday with the news that starting left tackle Jared Veldheer will need surgery on his torn left triceps and will miss a significant portion of the upcoming season.


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Raiders Players Surprise Patients At Children’s Hospital With Ice Cream

A group of eight Oakland Raiders players surprised patients and their parents at Children’s Hospital Oakland on Tuesday.


Jared Veldheer of the Oakland Raiders. (Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Raiders Rookie Tackle Veldheer Has Tough Task

Playing left tackle as a rookie in the NFL is a tough enough task under normal conditions. When Indianapolis pass-rushing specialist Dwight Freeney is lined up on the other side it becomes even more of a challenge.

CBS San Francisco–12/22/2010