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Raiders save some money by restructuring Mike Brisiel contract

Raiders save some money by restructuring Mike Brisiel contract

When guard Mike Brisiel signed with the Raiders as a free agent before last season, his arrival was seen as part of the team’s commitment to the zone blocking system favored by new offensive coordinator Greg Knapp. Knapp lasted just one frustrating year
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  • Raiders don’t use franchise-tag designation

    Raiders don’t use franchise-tag designation

    insidebayarea.com Mar 4, 2013
    The Raiders opted against using the franchise tag on any of their prospective unrestricted free agents before the window closed Monday afternoon. Last season, the Raiders placed the franchise-tag designation on strong safety Tyvon Branch as a means of p…
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  • Palmer will have say in contract talks

    Palmer will have say in contract talks

    ESPN.com Mar 4, 2013
    One of the Oakland Raiders’ most pressing issues in the coming days is to address the contract of quarterback Carson Palmer as they try to get under the salary cap. Oakland is trying to redo the contract of the 33-year-old quarterback who was acquired i
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Sports Columnists

  • Chadiha: Moss should have been greater

    Mar 4
    Randy Moss may have been the most talented receiver ever, but he never fully used it, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
  • Peter King: Flacco, Brady on opposite ends of QB contract spectrum

    Mar 4
    I'll get to the news of the week in the never-ending NFL news cycle in a few moments, but let's start with the elephant in the room in the wake of the Tom Brady contract. A majority of you seem skeptical (and that's putting it mildly) that Brady did a g…