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Earlier today it seemed that the Oakland Raiders' trade of quarterback Carson Palmer to the Arizona Cardinals was a formality. However, Monday night CBS Sports reported that while the two teams are still talking, negotiations have hit a snag. The Cardin…
Share TweetALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Raiders are changing directions at quarterback once again.Share TweetThe wait is over. Indeed, the Colts have added a wide receiver. The club has agreed to terms with ex-Raiders wideout Darrius Heyward-Bey, the team said Monday night. Owner Jim Irsay, who had made no secret that the club had zeroed in on a wideout, linke…Source: profootballtalk.com
Rich Gannon chimes in on Oakland tradeUpdated Apr 1 Share TweetI caught up with the last highly-successful Oakland Raiders' quarterback, Rich Gannon, Monday night to talk about the team’s acquisition of quarterback Matt Flynn. Some coaches around the league think Flynn can be a Gannon-like player. Gannon’s careerSource: ESPN.com
Raiders used seven draft picks on QBs since 2006Updated Apr 1 Share TweetThe Raiders have looked far and wide for a long-term solution at quarterback since Rich Gannon retired after the 2004 season. Here is a glance at seven draft picks used on quarterbacks since 2006: 2007 — The Raiders selected JaMarcus Russell with the NoSource: insidebayarea.com
PFT Live: Clarence Hill, Paul GutierrezUpdated Apr 1 Share TweetThe Raiders are changing quarterbacks - again. Meanwhile, the Cowboys are very pleased to be standing pat at the most important position on the field in 2013 and beyond. On today’s PFT Live, we catch up with Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-TelegrSource: profootballtalk.com
NFL32OT: Raiders Look For A Fix At QBApr 1Episode 297: Suzy Kolber and Chris Mortensen discuss the Raiders trade for Matt Flynn and where Carson Palmer will end up. Todd McShay breaks down where Geno Smith will go in the Draft. The NFL32 crew discuss the Eagles quarterback situation.
Is Matt Flynn the answer in Oakland?Apr 1Warren Sapp and Heath Evans debate if the Oakland Raiders' acquisition of quarterback Matt Flynn was the right move for the future of the team.
Should Oakland Raiders draft a quarterback in first round?Apr 1Daniel Jeremiah and Charles Davis reveal whether or not the Raiders should still look for a quarterback in the first round of the draft despite their recent acquisition of Matt Flynn.
Blogger Blitz: Carson Out, Flynn InApr 1NFC West blogger Mike Sando and AFC West blogger Bill Williamson talk about the Raiders' quarterback situation