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Offensive Line

Rodger Saffold #76 of the St. Louis Rams blocks against the Washington Redskins at the Edward Jones Dome on October 2, 2011. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Raiders Agree To 5-Year Deal With Veteran Lineman Saffold

The Oakland Raiders have agreed to a five-year contract with offensive lineman Rodger Saffold and let left tackle Jared Veldheer leave through free agency for Arizona.

03/11/2014

Alex Boone #75 and  Anthony Davis #76 of the San Francisco 49ers line up.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

49er Offensive Line Looking To Dictate Game In Carolina

Ever since Jim Harbaugh arrived in San Francisco three years ago to build the 49ers into a consistent winner, a bruising offensive line has been the backbone of the team’s offensive success.

01/10/2014

Jonathan Goodwin of the San Francisco 49ers in action during the NFL International Series game between San Francisco 49ers and Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium on October 27, 2013 in London, England.  (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)

GameDay: Where Did The O-Line Go?

I could blog about the horrible call on Ahamd Brooks. But that’s low-hangin fruit. The 49ers 23-20 loss to New Orleans wasn’t’ made on one bad call alone.

11/18/2013

Terrelle Pryor #2 runs a play with Darren McFadden #20 of the Oakland Raiders against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 23, 2013 in Denver. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Despite Bye Week, Raiders Still Dealing With Banged Up Offensive Line

The Raiders began practice Monday with the same makeshift line that struggled mightily in their last game eight days ago in Kansas City with many of their starters still dealing with injuries.

10/21/2013

NFC Championship - San Francisco 49ers v Atlanta Falcons

Daily Madden: The 49er Offensive Line Gets Its Due

“Right now they’re one of the best or the best offensive line in football,” Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/05/2013

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick (C) #7 of the San Francisco 49ers calls a play in the huddle against the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship game at the Georgia Dome on January 20, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Madden & Mariucci: Niners Have The Edge In Very Physical Game

John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew he likes the 49ers in the Super Bowl, “(But) it’s going to be a tough game, I think it’s going to be a physical game, I think it’s going to be a close game.”

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/01/2013

Steve Wisniewski as a Raiders player during the 1998 season. (David Taylor/Getty Images)

Raiders Hire Wisniewski As Assistant OL Coach

The Oakland Raiders have hired former Pro Bowl guard Steve Wisniewski as their assistant offensive line coach.

CBS San Francisco–01/27/2011