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Head coach Dennis Allen of the Oakland Raiders watches on from the sidelines during their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on December 23, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Allen Reportedly Returning For 3rd Season With Raiders

Despite back-to-back 4-12 seasons and speculation that he could be fired, Dennis Allen will return as the Raiders coach in 2014, reports Ryan Wilson of CBS Sports.

01/08/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Matt Flynn #15 of the Oakland Raiders in action against the Washington Redskins at O.co Coliseum on September 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Matt Flynn’s Short And Painful Time With The Raiders Is Over

Matt Flynn, who was hired to be the leader and starting quarterback for the Oakland Raiders, has been released.

10/09/2013

Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie (CBS)

Raiders GM Says Vindication Comes With Playoffs

Reggie McKenzie said it’s far too early to make any judgments about his team and that any vindication would come if the Raiders make the playoffs.

09/18/2013

Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie (CBS)

Raiders Owner Says Firing PR Head Not A Shot At GM McKenzie

“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.”

06/10/2013

Raiders owner Mark Davis. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Raiders Owner Mark Davis Fires Team PR Director

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

06/03/2013

Oakland Raiders walk down the tunnel before a game. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Agent Lays Out Roadmap For Raiders’ Return To Glory

The Oakland Raiders haven’t lived up to their slogan of “Commitment to Excellence” for a decade. Since losing to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Super Bowl XXXVII, the Raiders have been plagued by questionable personnel decisions and bad player contracts. Reggie McKenzie, who was the Green Bay Packers director of football operations before being hired as general manager in January 2012, is overseeing one of the NFL’s most difficult tasks in his attempt to rebuild the Raiders.

05/24/2013

Oakland Raiders Introduce New Head Coach Dennis Allen

Daily Madden: The Raiders Are Better Prepared For The Draft, But Is It Enough?

Like all NFL teams, the Raiders are getting ready for this week’s draft. John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew the Silver and Black are better prepared than in the past.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/23/2013

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 25: Fans of the Oakland Raiders cheer against the New York Jets at O.co Coliseum on September 25, 2011 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Raiders take a few steps forward but many steps backward in disappointing 2012 season

This was supposed to be a year where the Raiders would finally have a winning season and possibly challenge for a playoff spot. But under new head coach Dennis Allen and general manager Reggie McKenzie, the team’s rebuilding efforts were largely unsuccessful. A few players showed promise but overall, it was a frustrating season for the organization and the team’s long suffering fans.

01/01/2013

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - DECEMBER 04: Terrelle Pryor #6 of the Oakland Raiders looks on during a game against the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium on December 4, 2011 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Terrelle Pryor Should Get More Playing Time In Raiders’ Finale

With the Raiders mired in another losing season, now is the time for quarterback Terrelle Pryor to get his chance to prove to his coaches and the fans what he can do. The Raiders are guaranteed a top five pick in the upcoming NFL draft so there’s nothing to lose by playing him. In fact, a loss by the team only helps to ensure a better draft pick.

12/26/2012

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 18: Lance Moore #16 of the New Orleans Saints catches a touchdown while defended by Ron Bartell #21 of the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on November 18, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Raiders Make More Roster Changes

The 3-10 Raiders continue to make roster cuts to players who aren’t performing as the front office expected. This week featured the release of cornerback Ron Bartell and the reinstatement of disgrunted linebacker Rolando McClain. There is also speculation that long-time punter Shane Lechler will not return next season given his advanced age and high salary.

12/12/2012

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