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Four Raiders Who Could Be Super Sophs

Four Raiders Who Could Be Super Sophs

by Bess Shapiro

After another disappointing year for the Oakland Raiders, general manager Reggie McKenzie has loaded up on experienced free agents. Now the focus is on drafting a high-impact player to make up for last year’s less than stellar first-round pick D.J... Read more

Four Players the Raiders Could Take With the Fifth Pick

Four Players the Raiders Could Take With the Fifth Pick

by Bess Shapiro

After loading up on experienced free agents, the Oakland Raiders are still looking toward draft day to get some young talent, especially one or two high-impact players. Last year’s No. 1 pick, D.J... Read more

Where Will DeSean Jackson Play In 2014?

Where Will DeSean Jackson Play In 2014?

by Jimmie Kaylor

Ending weeks of speculation, the Philadelphia Eagles released Pro Bowl wide receiver DeSean Jackson on March, 28. Releasing a player of Jackson’s stature was a bold move by general manager Howie Roseman and second-year head coach Chip Kelly... Read more

Raiders Sign Maurice Jones-Drew

Raiders Sign Maurice Jones-Drew

by Bess Shapiro

The Oakland Raiders have signed running back  Maurice Jones-Drew, or MJD as he is known, to a three-year contract, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport is reporting. Multiple outlets are saying it is a three-year deal... Read more

Matt Schaub Traded To The Raiders

Matt Schaub Traded To The Raiders

by Allen Kim

The Matt Schaub era has finally come to an end in Houston. The Texans traded Schaub to the Oakland Raiders in exchange for a sixth-round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, as reported by NFL insider Adam Schefter... Read more

Will Oakland's Binge Spending for Some Big Names Pay Off?

Will Oakland's Binge Spending for Some Big Names Pay Off?

by Bess Shapiro

After an ignominious beginning to free agency, Reggie McKenzie and company have managed to rebound, spending like crazy to bring to some big names to the Oakland Raiders’ defense and some much needed help to the offensive line... Read more

Raiders Sign WR James Jones and OL Kevin Boothe

Raiders Sign WR James Jones and OL Kevin Boothe

by Bess Shapiro

Breaking the streak of defensive signings in free agency, the Oakland Raiders have landed former Green Bay Packers wide receiver, James Jones with a three-year, $11.3 million deal, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter... Read more

Oakland Signs Tarell Brown And Antonio Smith

Oakland Signs Tarell Brown And Antonio Smith

by Bess Shapiro

The Oakland Raiders are continuing to focus their free agency activity on defense by signing lineman Antonio Smith and cornerback Tarell Brown, the team has confirmed. Smith, formerly of the Houston Texans, signed a two-year, $9 million contract... Read more

Raiders Re-Sign Darren McFadden

Raiders Re-Sign Darren McFadden

by Bess Shapiro

In a surprising move, the Oakland Raiders have re-signed RB Darren McFadden, 26, to a one-year, $4 million contract, while allowing Rashad Jennings to escape to the New York Giants... Read more

Draft Impact Of The First Free Agent Flurry

Draft Impact Of The First Free Agent Flurry

by David Seigerman

There's a long-standing philosophy in the NFL that you if fill your needs through free agency, you can draft for value. If you enter the draft with unaddressed needs, you will be forced to find answers -- even if it means having to reach to do so... Read more

Raiders Sign Saffold, Release Veldheer

Raiders Sign Saffold, Release Veldheer

by Bess Shapiro

Still a long way off from a Super Bowl, the Oakland Raiders are continuing their restructuring by signing offensive linesman Roger Saffold, formerly of the St. Louis Rams, ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting... Read more

Raiders Re-Sign Barnes

Raiders Re-Sign Barnes

by Bess Shapiro

The Oakland Raiders have resigned free agent offensive tackle Khalif Barnes to a new contract. Barnes, 31, has played for the Raiders since 2009 after coming over from the Jacksonville Jaguars... Read more

2014 NFL Draft: Two-Round Mock

2014 NFL Draft: Two-Round Mock

by David Seigerman

If there's one lesson we all should take from the Valentine's Day misfires of our youth, it is this: desperation makes for some bad decisions... Read more

Raiders' Keepers for 2014: Free Agents Oakland Should Re-sign

Raiders' Keepers for 2014: Free Agents Oakland Should Re-sign

by Bess Shapiro

As the Oakland Raiders continue their re-build for 2014, their needs are many and varied, but as they cast about for new rookie and free agent talent, there are some players they need to keep for at least another season or two... Read more