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Are Carson Palmer trade talks stalling? Updated Apr 1, 2013
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…
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  • Raiders land Flynn from 'Hawks

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Raiders are changing directions at quarterback once again.
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  • Colts, Darrius Heyward-Bey agree Apr 1, 2013
    The 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…
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  • Rich Gannon chimes in on Oakland trade Apr 1, 2013
    I 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 career
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  • Raiders used seven draft picks on QBs since 2006 Apr 1, 2013
    The 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 No
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  • PFT Live: Clarence Hill, Paul Gutierrez Apr 1, 2013
    The 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-Telegr
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Raiders Look For A Fix At QB 04:12

    NFL32OT: Raiders Look For A Fix At QB

    Apr 1
    Episode 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.
  • Video - Is Matt Flynn the answer in Oakland? 01:28

    Is Matt Flynn the answer in Oakland?

    Apr 1
    Warren Sapp and Heath Evans debate if the Oakland Raiders' acquisition of quarterback Matt Flynn was the right move for the future of the team.
  • Video - Should Oakland Raiders draft a quarterback in first round? 03:15

    Should Oakland Raiders draft a quarterback in first round?

    Apr 1
    Daniel 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.
  • Video - Blogger Blitz: Carson Out, Flynn In 04:30

    Blogger Blitz: Carson Out, Flynn In

    Apr 1
    NFC West blogger Mike Sando and AFC West blogger Bill Williamson talk about the Raiders' quarterback situation