This is the January 23, 2013 news archive. View today's Raiders rumors and news.
Reggie McKenzie decries interviews just to satisfy the Rooney RuleUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetRaiders General Manager Reggie McKenzie supports the Rooney Rule. But after an offseason in which every NFL team followed the letter of the Rooney Rule - interviewing at least one minority before hiring a head coach or G.M. - and yet no team hired a m
Leading Off: Playing the Makeup GameUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetOlive branches were extended across the N.F.L. on Tuesday, but that's not to say there wasn't any feuding.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetFormer NFL great Tim Brown made one of the most baffling, hard to believe claims you'll ever hear - even in a post-Manti Te'o hoax world - on Tuesday when he suggested Raiders coach Bill Callahan sabotaged Super Bowl XXXVII. Well, given a day to think a…Sources: yahoo.com profootballtalk.com deadspin.com ESPN.com nytimes.com insidebayarea.com sfgate.com CNNSI.comShare TweetGreg Knapp has bounced back pretty nicely since being fired as the Oakland Raiders’ offensive coordinator on Dec. 31. Last Friday, Knapp was hired as the Denver Broncos’ quarterback coach. He replaced Adam Gase, who was promoted to offensive coordinatSource: ESPN.com
Raiders willing to let Pryor compete for starting jobUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetWith Carson Palmer injured, Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor got what appeared to be a throwaway start in the final game of the regular season. But it might have been a preview of coming attractions. Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie told Alex M…Share TweetFormer Oakland Raiders quarterback Jamarcus Russell is hoping to make a return to the NFL. Seriously. Despite still weighing 308 pounds, the former first round pick believes he can make a return to the league. Russell has been working out for the last s…
Russell Attempting NFL ComebackJan 23Adam Schefter discusses former No. 1 overall pick JaMarcus Russell's chances of returning to the NFL.
Bill Callahan Responds To AllegationsJan 23Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss Bill Callahan's statement in response to Tim Brown's and Jerry Rice's allegations that the coach sabotaged the Raiders in their Super Bowl XXXVII loss.