With Raiders owner Mark Davis committed to exploring opportunities in Las Vegas, the question becomes whether Las Vegas will provide Davis with the kind of opportunity he wants. And that question hinges on whether and to what extent the powers-that-be i…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 27 (yesterday)Amid talk that the Raiders could move to Las Vegas, some around the NFL are concerned about playing in America’s gambling capital. But gambling is so pervasive around America today that most NFL teams play near a casino. That’s the word from the America…Share Tweet
Raiders’ Sean Smith believes DJ Hayden can still reinvent himselfinsidebayarea.com May 26 (3 days ago)New Raiders cornerback Sean Smith thinks DJ Hayden can still turn his career around. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group) DJ Hayden is entering perhaps his final season with the Raiders. The 2013 first-round pick hasn’t lived up to his No. 12 overall pic…Share Tweet
Match made in Oakland: Khalil Mack and Bruce Irvin a perfect balanceinsidebayarea.com May 25 (4 days ago)Raiders pass rusher Bruce Irvin and Khalil Mack balance each other’s play and personality. (AP photos) Khalil Mack’s play on the field speaks volumes, but the All-Pro pass rusher remains a soft-spoken individual. The third-year star from Buffalo is plea…Share TweetDespite Jerry Jones and Robert Kraft publicly supporting the Oakland Raiders moving to Las Vegas, there will be obstacles. The main one has nothing to do with gambling. There will be the gambling issue of course because the NFL's history against Las Veg…Share Tweet
Mark Davis on opposition to Las Vegas: “I haven’t heard no”profootballtalk.com May 25 (4 days ago)While the topic of a possible Raiders move to Las Vegas was dubbed “very premature” by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell at yesterday’s owners meetings in Charlotte, it’s also becoming clear that there’s an evolving sense of the city, and that the specter …Share TweetMario Edwards Jr. among injured Raiders limited in OTAsShare Tweetyahoo.com May 24 (4 days ago)As the NFL deals with yet another concussion controversy, another former great was diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease that has been linked to head trauma playing football. Bubba Smith, the great Baltimore Col…Share Tweetinsidebayarea.com May 24 (4 days ago)Raiders running back Latavius Murray wants to return to the Pro Bowl on his own terms this season. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group) Latavius Murray made the trip to Hawaii for the Pro Bowl last season, but it didn’t leave him fully satisfied. Murray was…Share TweetESPN.com May 24 (4 days ago)Davis 'very optimistic' about Raiders in VegasShare Tweet
Raiders sign two wide receiversprofootballtalk.com May 24 (5 days ago)The Raiders got a bit deeper at wide receiver on Tuesday. The team announced that they have signed Nathan Palmer and Robert Herron as free agents. Palmer worked out for the Saints earlier this month along with Vincent Brown and Hakeem Nicks, but the Sai…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 24 (5 days ago)The Texans and Raiders will play on November 21 in Mexico City, and the NFL says there’s strong interest from local fans. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, 100,000 people have already registered to buy up to four tickets each to the game. That w…Share Tweet
Group led by Ronnie Lott, Rodney Peete hopes to develop new Oakland stadiumprofootballtalk.com May 23 (5 days ago)With the Raiders closer and closer to moving to Las Vegas, the effort to keep the team in Oakland isn’t dead. Yet. According to Phillip Matier and Andrew Ross of the San Francisco Chronicle, former NFL players Ronnie Lott and Rodney Peete are leading a …Share Tweet
Should NFL be concerned about putting players in Las Vegas?profootballtalk.com May 23 (6 days ago)The NFL’s longstanding opposition to gambling has taken a backseat to the unavailability of public money to build a Raiders stadium in Oakland. But as the potential relocation of the Raiders to Las Vegas moves closer and closer to the fait accompli cate…Share Tweet
Possible Vegas move by Raiders not on agenda for Charlotte meetingsprofootballtalk.com May 23 (6 days ago)With the possibility of the Oakland Raiders moving to Las Vegas gathering more and more momentum, it officially will gather no additional momentum at the quarterly meetings this week in Charlotte. Peter King of TheMMQB.com reports that the official agen…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 21As the Raiders contemplate a possible move to the land of craps, well, you get the picture. Via ESPN.com, toilet problems have returned to the Oakland Coliseum. On Saturday, they emerged in the form of a clogged toilet in the visiting clubhouse during a…Share TweetESPN.com May 20Raiders-to-Vegas idea has support of Pats' KraftShare TweetThe Raiders continued the process of signing their 2016 draft picks on Friday. Linebacker Cory James is the latest player to agree to a four-year contract with the team. With James under contact, third-round defensive end Shilique Calhoun is the only me…Share Tweet
Raiders answer Justin Tuck's pushup challenge for military veteransESPN.com May 20Raiders answer Justin Tuck's pushup challenge for military veteransShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 20In 2011, when Hue Jackson was head coach of the Raiders, the team used a third-round supplemental draft pick on Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor. As a rookie Pryor barely played, and Jackson was fired at the end of the season. Now Jackson is coachi…Share Tweet
Raiders to Las Vegas gaining tractionMay 25Adam Schefter examines the likelihood the Oakland Raiders move to Las Vegas.
Mark Davis on Vegas: 'I haven't heard anybody say no'May 24Raiders owner Mark Davis expresses his optimism and commitment to a potential move of the franchise to Las Vegas.
Raiders to Vegas potential move creating buzzMay 24Bob Holtzman discusses the buzz around the NFL owners meeting about the Oakland Raiders' interest in moving to Las Vegas and what the next step is in the process.
Can Khalil Mack reach 30 sacks?May 23The NFL Live crew explain why they do not think it's a realistic expectation for Raiders DE Khalil Mack to reach 30 sacks this season.