Wednesday marks 12 years since the September 11 terrorist attacks. In Napa, a memorial constructed from remnants of the World Trade Center is set to be unveiled.
Napa police found themselves in a physical struggle with two members of a suspect’s family who tried to prevent officers from arresting him on his birthday on Friday, police said.
The Raiders held their final practice in Napa on Wednesday before moving back to their full-time headquarters in Alameda. They play their third exhibition game on Friday night against the Chicago Bears.
A Napa man died after suffering an apparent heart attack while on a Boy Scout outing at Lake Berryessa on Friday, a scoutmaster and a sheriff’s spokeswoman said.
The Oakland Raiders probably should wear name tags in the defensive huddle in training camp. With nine projected starters coming from outside the organization, getting on the same page is the top priority this summer.
Matt Flynn is solidifying his role as starting quarterback for the Oakland Raiders one year after losing that same job in training camp in Seattle.
One of the Oakland Raiders’ most significant offseason acquisitions, Josh Cribbs can still get down the field with the best of them. He was fourth in the league in kickoff return average in 2012 and was sixth in punt returns.
Back in a familiar offense that suits his running style perfectly, Darren McFadden is looking to bounce back from a disastrous 2012 campaign and return to the big-play back he was for the two years Hue Jackson ran the Raiders’ offense.
Charles Woodson is back on the familiar practice fields in Napa once again wearing the No. 24 Oakland Raiders jersey he had for his first eight NFL seasons.
D.J. Hayden was back out on the practice field taking part in individual drills and even covering receivers in a few 11-on-11 sessions.