Oakland Raiders Cornerbacks an Area of Concern

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The Raiders addressed many areas during the 2015 NFL Free Agency but for the most part neglected the cornerback position, signing only former Carolina Panthers backup James Dockery and drafting Dexter McDonald Jr. in the seventh round of this year’s NFL Draft. If the team is going to contend in 2015, this position needs to […] READ MORE




Oakland Raiders 2015 NFL Draft Review

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The Oakland Raiders entered the 2015 NFL Draft picking fourth overall. Many draft experts had the Raiders taking either Amari Cooper, Kevin White, or Leonard Williams. As it turns out, all three were still available when the Raiders were on the clock. The Raiders played it safe by choosing Cooper, who is more polished and […] READ MORE


Oakland Raiders 2015 NFL Draft: Top 3 Needs

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Now that the major free agent signings have been finalized, the Last Word On Sports NFL department will be looking at the top three needs for each team heading into the 2015 NFL Draft. Today, the Oakland Raiders are under the microscope. The Raiders went into the offseason with approximately $50 million in salary cap […] READ MORE


Raiders Roster Taking Shape

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Things are a little quieter these days since the initial wave of free agency occurred a few weeks ago. The Oakland Raiders, like many teams, are still keeping their eyes on the free agent market looking for players who will cost much less than those who signed over the first few days. Now is a good […] READ MORE




Oakland Raiders Hire Jack Del Rio as Head Coach

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The Oakland Raiders today announced that the team has officially signed Jack Del Rio to a four year contract to become the 19th head coach in the 55-year history of the franchise. “After a thorough interview and evaluation process, we are excited to announce Jack Del Rio as the head coach of the Oakland Raiders,” […] READ MORE


Oakland Raiders still can’t Win Two In A Row

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The Oakland Raiders travelled to Kansas City after their most impressive performance of the year in beating the San Francisco 49ers the week before, looking to win two in a row for the first time since weeks 7 and 8 of the 2012 season. After a strong effort in the first half which saw the […] READ MORE