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Sio Moore

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

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 8: Matt McGloin #14 of the Oakland Raiders plays against the New York Jets during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 8, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Raiders Can Focus On Evaluating Talent For 2014 Instead Of Worrying About Injuries This Week In San Diego

The 4-10 Oakland Raiders have a mostly-healthy roster for their Week 16 matchup on the road against the 7-7 San Diego Chargers, which means the Silver and Black will be focusing on shaping their 2014 plans a little early this holiday season.

12/20/2013

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Alex Smith #11 of the Kansas City Chiefs smiles on the sidelines during the fourth quarter of the Cheifs 45-10 win over the Washington Redskins at FedExField on December 8, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Injuries May Not Matter For Raiders Against Chiefs This Weekend

The Oakland Raiders and the Kansas City Chiefs both have some injuries on their respective rosters as they face off this weekend in Week 15, but it probably won’t affect the outcome of the game too much.

12/13/2013

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 24: Rashad Jennings #27 of the Oakland Raiders carries the ball against the Tennessee Titans during the second quarter at O.co Coliseum on November 24, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

McFadden May Be Back, But Jennings Will Start For Oakland On Thanksgiving

Both teams are mostly healthy, but there are some concerns here and there for each squad in a short week of rest and recovery from the previous game.

11/28/2013

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 27: Nick Roach #53, Lamarr Houston #99 and Mike Jenkins #21 of the Oakland Raiders celebrate after Jenkins intercepted the ball during their game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at O.co Coliseum on October 27, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Terrelle Pryor, Stout Defense Help Raiders Hold Off Steelers

The Oakland Raiders broke a decade-long losing streak coming off of a bye week by taking down the Pittsburgh Steelers 21-18. It was a victory led by a running quarterback and a swarming defense and one that wasn’t nearly as close as the score indicates.

10/28/2013

Oakland Raiders outside linebacker Sio Moore (55) prepares to sack Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) during the first quarter of an NFL preseason football game in Oakland, Calif., Friday, Aug. 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Raiders Rookie Sio Moore Impresses Early

At 6-foot-1, 240 pounds, Oakland Raiders rookie linebacker Sio Moore is far from an ideal matchup to put his hand down and rush against a 300-plus pound NFL offensive tackle.

08/12/2013

Sio Moore #55 of the Oakland Raiders participates in drills during Rookie Mini-Camp on May 11, 2013 in Alameda, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Raiders Rookie Moore Has Emotional Tattoo Story

Say what you want about tattoos: Some are bizarre, others cool and some not so much. But when tattoos have a great story behind them, they are often looked at in a whole new light.

05/17/2013

Sio Moore of Connecticut works out during the 2013 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 25, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Raiders Take LB Sio Moore In 3rd Round

The Oakland Raiders have selected Connecticut linebacker Sio Moore in the third round of the NFL draft. General manager Reggie McKenzie took Moore 66th overall in the draft on Friday.

04/26/2013