This is the April 26, 2013 news archive. View today's Raiders rumors and news.

Oakland Raiders News and Rumors

Raiders snag LB in third round

Raiders snag LB in third round

The Raiders selected Connecticut linebacker Sio Moore with their third-round draft pick, No. 66 overall. Moore, 6-foot-1, 245 pounds, was a three-year starter for UConn with 274 tackles, including 43 for losses. A participant in the Senior Bowl, where t…
Share Tweet
  • Coach Allen talks after second, third rounds of NFL draft

    Coach Allen talks after second, third rounds of NFL draft

    insidebayarea.com Apr 26, 2013
    Raiders coach Dennis Allen walked into the auditorium in Alameda on Friday night with a bounce in his step, a smile on his face and not a hair out of place. Like most NFL coaches on draft day, Allen was in a boastful mood, pleased with the day’s bounty,
    Share Tweet
  • CB Hayden says he ’saved best for last’ when comes to Raiders

    CB Hayden says he ’saved best for last’ when comes to Raiders

    Late last year, cornerback D.J. Hayden was losing weight and feeling down as he recovered from a rupture of a vein that feeds to his heart, the result of a freak accident in practice at the University of Houston. Today, he addressed the Bay Area media a…
    Share Tweet
  • Round 2 possibilities for Raiders, Chargers

    Round 2 possibilities for Raiders, Chargers

    ESPN.com Apr 26, 2013
    The Oakland Raiders and the San Diego Chargers are both in solid position in the second round, which begins at 6:30 p.m. ET Friday. Oakland has the No. 42 pick (via a trade with Miami) and San Diego picks No. 45. Denver, meanwhile, is slated to pick 58t…
    Share Tweet
  • 2013 NFL Draft trades: Day One

    2013 NFL Draft trades: Day One

    profootballtalk.com Apr 26, 2013
    Five trades occurred in Round One of the 2013 NFL Draft on Thursday. Here are the terms of those deals: The Dolphins acquired the Raiders’ first-round choice (No. 3 overall), with Oakland receiving Miami’s first- and second-round choices (Nos. 12 and
    Share Tweet

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NFL draft -- Second-day winners, losers

    Apr 26
    On a day the Packers took care of business at the 2013 NFL draft, Matt Barkley's freefall reached new depths, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: 2013 NFL second-round mock draft

    Apr 26
    NEW YORK -- With all the quarterbacks that remain there for the picking, and the unfinished Manti Te'o saga, Friday night's second round has a chance to be as interesting as Thursday night's first round was unpredictable. I can't really recall a second …
  • Peter King: Looking back on a strange first round, ahead to a starry secon…

    Apr 26
    ST. LOUIS -- After the strangest first round of an NFL draft that I have seen, here's a look at the bizarro-world day-one (yes: Justin Pugh and Travis Frederick; no: Geno Smith and Matt Barkley) and a look ahead to a second day that will be starrier tha…
  • Don Banks: With GM seats burning, Bills and Dolphins go bold; more Snaps

    Apr 26
    NEW YORK -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we digest a less-than-riveting first round of the NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall ...