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New Raider Veteran Players Seeking To Prove Doubters Wrong

Discarded or unwanted by their former teams, players with a history of success in the NFL talked about the motivation of having a “chip on the shoulder” when they arrived in Oakland.

07/21/2014

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NFL Commissioner Goodell Suggests 49ers, Raiders Share Levi’s Stadium

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was in Santa Clara for the ribbon cutting ceremony at Levi’s stadium, where he suggested the Raiders might share the new stadium with the 49ers.

07/17/2014

The Oakland Coliseum. (CBS)

Oakland A’s Coliseum Lease Deal Approved By City Council With Modifications

The Oakland City Council approved a lease agreement for the Oakland Athletics to stay at the O.Co Coliseum Wednesday night, but the team expressed disappointment after city leaders made several adjustments to the deal.

07/16/2014

Darren McFadden #20 of the Oakland Raiders is tackled by Lavonte David #54 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at O.co Coliseum on November 4, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Raiders Among 2 NFL Teams Not On ‘Most Valuable’ Franchise List

Forbes is out with its list of “The World’s 50 Most Valuable Sports Franchises,” including such perennial NFL bottom-dwellers as the Browns, Vikings, Dolphins and Bills. Heck, pretty much every team in the league made the list, but not the Raiders.

07/16/2014

A general view during the Oakland Athletics game against the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum on June 16, 2013 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland Reportedly In Talks To Level Coliseum In 2015

The A’s have been in turbulent talks for weeks with Oakland and Alameda County officials over a new 10-year-lease at the aging O.Co Coliseum, but that may be moot if Raiders representatives can push through a plan to tear down the stadium and get a new NFL venue built in half that time.

07/09/2014

O.co Coliseum on March 31, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland Officials Expected To Reject Proposed Lease Extension With The A’s

At a meeting of the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Joint Powers Authority on Thursday, a new lease proposal is expected to be presented.

07/02/2014

Oakland Raiders linebacker Sio Moore, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks. (Jason O. Watson/ Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Raiders, 49ers Linebackers Moore, Brooks, Ranked As Teams’ Most Underrated Players

The most underrated players on the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers are both linebackers, according to a veteran NFL columnist – each a solid contributor to a linebacking corps that are among the league’s best.

06/30/2014

Fan tells Coliseum Authority to reach new deal with Raiders not A's. (CBS)

Oakland A’s Coliseum Extension In Limbo After Raucous, Outrage-Filled Meeting, City Council No-Shows

A planned vote on a disputed agreement between the Oakland Athletics and officials from Oakland and Alameda County over an extended lease at O.co Coliseum was put off Friday when Oakland city council members boycotted the meeting in protest.

06/27/2014

O.co Coliseum on April 4, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland Mayor Disputes Reaching Agreement With A’s To Stay At Coliseum

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig on Wednesday commended the Oakland A’s and Oakland and Alameda County officials for reaching an agreement to extend the team’s lease at the O.co Coliseum but city and county officials said no agreement has been reached yet.

06/25/2014

A general view during the playing of the National Anthem before the Oakland Athletics played against the Cleveland Indians on Opening Day at O.co Coliseum on March 31, 2014 in Oakland.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Proposed Oakland A’s Lease Extension At O.co Coliseum Could Drive Raiders Out Of Town

A proposed 10-year lease extension at O.co Coliseum by the Oakland A’s have some saying the deal would be the catalyst to drive the Raiders out of town.

06/12/2014

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