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Holmgren in talks to join Raiders

Holmgren in talks to join Raiders

Holmgren in talks to join Raiders The Raiders have discussed a position in the organization with former Packers and Seahawks head coach Mike Holmgren, a league source confirmed. Because of his football background, Holmgren is not discussing a president'…
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  • Slide show: Potential No. 1 picks for the Oakland Raiders

    Slide show: Potential No. 1 picks for the Oakland Raiders

    insidebayarea.com Feb 26, 2013
    Will West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith be a viable option for the Raiders with the No. 3 pick in the upcoming NFL draft? document.write( ' \n' + '#singlephotoembed-container { display: block; font:11px arial; width: 600}\n' + '#singlephotoembed-conta…
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  • Raiders Want To Restructure Carson Palmer’s Deal

    Raiders Want To Restructure Carson Palmer’s Deal

    raidersgab.com Feb 26, 2013
    Oakland is going to try to restructure quarterback Carson Palmer‘s contract, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports citing league sources. The Raiders are scheduled to pay the 33-year-old Palmer $13 million this season. He passed for 4,018 yards with 22 touchdow
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  • Raiders most-pressing needs, candidates for No. 3 pick

    Raiders most-pressing needs, candidates for No. 3 pick

    insidebayarea.com Feb 26, 2013
    The Raiders hold the rights to the No. 3 pick in the 2013 NFL draft. Here is a list of 10 potential players the Raiders might target with their first-round pick: QB Geno Smith, West Virginia — Incumbent starter Carson Palmer will be 34 next season and t
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  • Video - Raiders Show Interest In Mike Holmgren 02:04

    Raiders Show Interest In Mike Holmgren

    Feb 26
    ESPN AFC West Blogger Bill Willamson on the Raiders showing interest in Mike Holmgren for a leadership position with the organization.
  • Video - Mike Holmgren headed to Oakland? 01:16

    Mike Holmgren headed to Oakland?

    Feb 26
    Ian Rapoport has the latest on the Oakland Raiders talking to Mike Holmgren about a possible "leadership role" in the organization.

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NFL combine -- Plenty learned at event done right

    Feb 26
    We learned plenty at this year's combine, as usual, so the NFL shouldn't change a thing, writes John Clayton.
  • Sources: Holmgren, Raiders talk front office job

    Feb 26
    The Oakland Raiders have been talking to former Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren about a leadership position within the organization, according to two sources.
  • Peter King: More on Tom Brady's amazing deal; mail

    Feb 26
    Picking up the pieces from the surprising three-year, $27 million Tom Brady contract extension:
  • Chadiha: Chiefs need Alex Smith

    Feb 26
    Alex Smith offers leadership and skill that the Chiefs simply can't afford to pass up.