Coach Dennis Allen is pleased with the progress he’s seen the past two months during the off-season program for the new-look Oakland Raiders.
Sebastian Janikowski has seen plenty of changes on the Oakland Raiders in his 13 years in the NFL. Now, Janikowski heads into his 14th season in Oakland and final one on this contract with a bit of uncertainty.
Former first-round draft pick Rolando McClain is back at his alma mater Alabama now that his NFL career has ended. He played three seasons with the Oakland Raiders, who selected him with the eighth overall pick in the 2010 draft.
The Oakland Raiders opened their three-day mandatory minicamp on Tuesday with a passing offense that looks far from a finished product: Batted balls. Wounded ducks. Interceptions. Passes into the turf.
“Not at all. Reggie understands why I made the decision I made,” Mark Davis said. “Look, I understand what Reggie is trying to do. Reggie’s fine. He’s the one guy that I’ve hired. I’ve got to give him room to do his job.”
The Oakland Raiders have signed six of their draft picks. The Raiders still have four more draft picks to sign.
The JaMarcus Russell comeback train — which began like a publicity stunt and featured the phrase “heavier than normal” — is actually leading somewhere. That somewhere is Chicago, where Russell was reportedly among three quarterbacks trying out with the Bears on Wednesday.
Coach Dennis Allen has been gushing about Nick Roach ever since the team signed him as a free agent in March as part of a defensive overhaul which included dumping former first-round draft pick Rolando McClain.
Two of the newest members of the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers are choosing to practice with their teams over an invitation to the White House to meet President Obama.
Owner Mark Davis fired Oakland Raiders public relations director Zak Gilbert over the weekend. Gilbert had only been with the Raiders for a year, but when he was hired, he brought over 10 years of media relation experience to the team