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Raiders to cut LB Kevin Burnett

Raiders to cut LB Kevin Burnett

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated 7 hours ago
NAPA, Calif. – The big news the day before the Oakland Raiders' first training camp practice revolved around cornerback D.J. Hayden's pending trip to the physically unable to perform list. But there was other injury news announced by coach Dennis Allen …
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  • Batman fan Houston says if Raiders were comic book, there'd be …

    Batman fan Houston says if Raiders were comic book, there'd be violence

    yahoo.com 7 hours ago
    BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Defensive end Lamarr Houston feels like he left for greener pastures when he signed with the Chicago Bears after spending his first four years with the Oakland Raiders. The 6-3, 300-pound edge setter was brought in for his ability to…
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  • Raiders cornerback DJ Hayden had surgery for stress fracture, o…

    Raiders cornerback DJ Hayden had surgery for stress fracture, opens camp on PUP

    Cornerback DJ Hayden had surgery to repair a stress fracture following the team’s mandatory minicamp and will open training camp on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list, coach Dennis Allen said Thursday. The Raiders will open training camp with C…
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  • Caliendo makes impression on NFL Nation

    Caliendo makes impression on NFL Nation

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    Impressionist Frank Caliendo stopped by ESPN.com’s NFL Nation TV Thursday and offered hilarious takes in different voices on the current state of the NFL, joining host Paul Gutierrez (Oakland Raiders reporter), co-host Coley Harvey (Cincinnati Bengals r…
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  • Woodson says Raiders are in 'win now' mode

    Woodson says Raiders are in 'win now' mode

    ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    The free-agent additions to the Oakland Raiders' roster have veteran safety Charles Woodson thinking big.
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  • Derek Carr learning how to be an NFL QB

    Derek Carr learning how to be an NFL QB

    NAPA, Calif. -- What was the first question Oakland Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr had for veterans as time grew short to report for training camp? “Where do I park when I get there?” Carr sheepishly admitted. Carr, the Raiders’ second-round draf…
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  • Optimism abounds as Raiders set to open training camp

    Optimism abounds as Raiders set to open training camp

    insidebayarea.com Jul 22 (2 days ago)
    Filed for print . . . Year 3 of the Reggie McKenzie/Dennis Allen regime finds the Raiders with their fiscal house in order, an upgraded roster and expressing the confidence of a playoff contender. Now all they have to do is win. With owner Mark Davis es…
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  • Raiders training camp: 5 questions, roster breakdown, facts

    Raiders training camp: 5 questions, roster breakdown, facts

    insidebayarea.com Jul 22 (2 days ago)
    Raiders 2014 preview 5 KEY QUESTIONS 1. How do the Raiders make sure Matt Schaub doesn’t become the next Matt Flynn? Probably not a fair question, given Schaub’s body of work before a poor 2013 with the Houston Texans as opposed to Flynn’s thin resume a…
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  • Mark Davis: Raiders had “phenomenal” offseason

    Mark Davis: Raiders had “phenomenal” offseason

    profootballtalk.com Jul 22 (3 days ago)
    When the offseason began, Raiders owner Mark Davis said that the team had no more built-in excuses after navigating their way through salary cap hell and years with diminished draft picks because of ill-advised trades. The message isn’t any different se…
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  • Marcus Allen: Raiders should return to L.A.

    Marcus Allen: Raiders should return to L.A.

    ESPN.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)
    Marcus Allen, the franchise's brightest star in the Raiders' star-crossed 13-year sojourn in Southern California, says he can see his first NFL team returning to Los Angeles.
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  • Marcus Allen wants Raiders to move back to Los Angeles

    Marcus Allen wants Raiders to move back to Los Angeles

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Jul 18 (7 days ago)
    As the Raiders try to solve a stadium situation that currently has no clear answer in the Bay Area, a former Raider who never played in Oakland has a preferred outcome. Move back to Southern California. “I’d rather see — I know people in Oakland won’t l…
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  • Could Raiders and 49ers share a stadium? Roger Goodell says it …

    Could Raiders and 49ers share a stadium? Roger Goodell says it could happen

    yahoo.com ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Jul 18 (7 days ago)
    The Oakland Raiders have a year left in their lease at O.co Stadium, which they share with MLB's Oakland Athletics, and are not happy with the current terms of that lease. So what's the best solution? It might not only be be moving out — it could involv…
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  • Oakland approves A’s lease, with modifications the A’s don’t li…

    Oakland approves A’s lease, with modifications the A’s don’t like

    The baseball-football battle in Oakland continues to move from simmer to boil. Which perhaps isn’t the best metaphor when it comes to a stadium with a periodic sewage problem. Via Matthew Artz of the Oakland Tribune, the City Council approved the 10-yea…
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  • Training camp looms on horizon

    Training camp looms on horizon

    Summer vacation is nearing an end for the Raiders, which means it’s time to get up to speed on what to expect in the coming days. The Raiders report to training camp in nine days, though they don’t practice for the first time until July 25. The first tw…
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  • Raiders' top play winner: 17 Bob Trey O

    Raiders' top play winner: 17 Bob Trey O

    ESPN.com Jul 11
    Score: Raiders 38, Washington 9 Date: Jan. 22, 1984 Site: Tampa Stadium We have a winner. The voters picked 17 Bob Trey O as the most memorable play in Oakland Raiders' franchise history, and I concur with the selection. Indeed, 17 Bob Trey O, or when M…
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  • Maurice Jones-Drew: London deserves an NFL team

    Maurice Jones-Drew: London deserves an NFL team

    Running back Maurice Jones-Drew made the trip to London last season with the Jacksonville Jaguars for their regular season game against the San Francisco 49ers. Now with the Oakland Raiders, Jones-Drew will make another trip to London this season as the…
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  • Raiders' biggest key to success

    Raiders' biggest key to success

    ESPN.com Jul 10
    The biggest key to the Oakland Raiders' success over the next three years is the same thing that has evaded the team over the previous decade -- continuity. Consider: Since 2003, the year after the Raiders last enjoyed a winning season, Oakland has empl…
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  • Raiders’ stadium development team opposes A’s lease

    Raiders’ stadium development team opposes A’s lease

    The Raiders haven’t said much regarding the 10-year lease for the A’s at the stadium shared by Oakland’s baseball and football teams. The group attempting to develop a new stadium for the Raiders apparently has said plenty. In a recent letter, the lawye…
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  • Report: Raiders in talks to demolish Coliseum

    Report: Raiders in talks to demolish Coliseum

    ESPN.com Jul 9
    While the Oakland Athletics are working on a 10-year lease to stay at the Coliseum, the Raiders are in talks to have the aging structure demolished in 2015 to make room for a new football stadium, according to a report by the San Francisco Chronicle.
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  • Raiders' top plays: 17 Bob Trey O

    Raiders' top plays: 17 Bob Trey O

    ESPN.com Jul 9
    This is one of three nominations for the most memorable play in Raiders' history. In the previous two days we featured the Sea of Hands, when Clarence Davis somehow came down with Ken Stabler’s flip in the end zone to upend the defending two-time Super …
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  • Video - NFL Considers Building Stadium In L.A. 02:30

    NFL Considers Building Stadium In L.A.

    Jul 21
    Sam Farmer, the Los Angeles Times' NFL reporter, breaks down the chances of the NFL moving a team to L.A.
  • Video - The Raiders Lost? Let's Go To The Beach! 05:37

    The Raiders Lost? Let's Go To The Beach!

    Jul 21
    Professional football failing in Los Angeles is a tradition that dates all the way back to 1926. Will the city finally land another franchise to play in Roger Goodell Stadium? Keith Olbermann has his doubts.
  • Video - Behind the scenes: Wembley Stadium's Media Day 02:11

    Behind the scenes: Wembley Stadium's Media Day

    Jul 18
    A group of NFL players visits Wembley Stadium in London and spends time with U.K.-based fans while reflecting on what it's like to play one of their games abroad.
  • Video - Blood, Sweat & No Cheers? 06:39

    Blood, Sweat & No Cheers?

    Jul 18
    NFL cheerleaders, who say they're not fairly compensated for their work, are suing their teams and, at least one lawsuit brings into question the league's responsibility in the oversight of cheerleaders.

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